Category: News

London Legal Walk 2021

London Legal Walk: Monday 18th October 2021 Team Toynbee Hall are walking 10Km in the London Legal Walk to ensure people in Tower Hamlets can have access to justice. In the last year, our Free Legal Advice Centre (FLAC) has continued to support those who need us most in our community through our online advice…
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Bangladesh 50 Summer celebration event

Bangladesh 50: Stories of 71 summer celebration event

On Sunday 4th July Toynbee Hall hosted a series of events honouring and celebrating Bangladeshi heritage of the 1971 liberation.

Festival of ideas

What does a good community hub look like to you?

Toynbee Hall joins the Mayor of London’s Festival of Ideas as community groups and charities lead the capital’s recovery from the pandemic.

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Stories of 71 Summer events: Celebrating Bangladesh50 at Toynbee Hall

As part of Bangladesh 50 celebrations, we’re hosting two events honouring the powerful history of Bengalis (in the UK and Bangladesh) during the liberation struggle in 1971.

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Champions for Children Picnic 8th – 15th June 2021

We are inviting you to gather your friends and host a fundraising picnic for Toynbee Hall’s work helping kids and local families to get active this summer.

Hi Culture

Historic England award £90,000 for Wentworth Street, Petticoat Lane Cultural Programme

Coming soon: A summer of culture on the high street Tower Hamlets Council, in partnership with Toynbee Hall and other local art and culture partners, are delighted to announce a £90,000 Historic England grant to create and deliver community-led cultural activities on the high street over the next three years including Petticoat Lane market, as…
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Renters Reform Coaliton

New coalition calls on Government to protect almost 700,000 renters facing eviction

Today (15th April) marks the two-year anniversary of the government’s promise to end so-called ‘no-fault’ evictions from private rented properties under Section 21. Toynbee Hall joins the Renters Reform Coalition to ensure that the government lives up to its promise.

Open letter to Boris Johnson

An open letter to the Prime Minister and our statement on the Sewell Race Report

We affirm our support as a signatory of an open letter to the Prime Minister challenging the findings of the report. This is why it is important for us.

Invitation to Express an Interest – Social Media Marketing

We are seeking creatives with a track record of reaching diverse communities and successfully overcoming barriers to accessing information to help us educate local and wider communities about their legal rights.

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Bangladesh 50: Honouring the memories & experiences of local British Bengali people

In honour of the 50th anniversary 1971 Bangladesh War of Independence, Toynbee Hall has developed a year-long programme that brings stories and experiences of Tower Hamlets Bengali communities to the forefront of the anniversary celebrations.