Category: News

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Pandemic Stories research group campaigns to #KeepTheLifeline

The Pandemic Stories Peer Research Group add their voices to the growing calls to keep the £20 uplift to Universal Credit and extend it to legacy benefits. Since June 2020, Toynbee Hall and Thrive LDN have been supporting Londoners to investigate the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on their financial health and wellbeing. The group…
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Run the Virtual London Marathon 2021 for Team Toynbee Hall

On Sunday 3rd October 100,000 people will be taking part in the biggest marathon ever staged. 50,000 will be running the famous route of the London Marathon from Blackheath to the Mall and 50,000 will be doing it from where ever there are in the world, completing their own marathon route over 24 hours. Will…
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Run for Team Toynbee Hall at the London Landmarks Half Marathon

Join Team Toynbee Hall in this iconic race through central London on Sunday 1st August 2021 The London Landmarks Half Marathon is a closed road central London run. 14,500 runners will start on Pall Mall, finish by Downing Street and have fabulous views of London’s most iconic landmarks including Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral, Nelson’s…
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Debt Free London to offer 24/7 debt advice during January

Debt Free London to offer debt and money advice 24 hours a day in response to London’s COVID emergency

In response to the unfolding crisis around personal finances Debt Free London is expanding its free debt advice service to operate 24 hours a day throughout January.

Christmas service closures and how to get support

Christmas Service Closures and how to get emergency help

Our advice and community services will be closed during Christmas and New Year. Find out when exactly and how to get emergency support during this time.

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Toynbee Hall joins the new Renters Reform Coalition to call on Government to end unfair evictions

We join 18 other leading organisations calling for a fairer housing system for private renters.

The Toynbee Hall Christmas Appeal

We’re here to ensure that no one feels like they’re on their own this winter – Toynbee Hall Christmas Appeal 2020

For all of us, this Christmas will be like no other. But for many in our local community, the pandemic and changing restrictions is meaning many new and additional challenges, from increased isolation and loneliness, rising winter costs on reduced incomes, to the difficult choices that result from needing to protect livelihoods and the health…
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Law Works Pro Bono Awards Congrats

Toynbee Hall and Cleary Gottlieb win Most Effective Pro Bono Partnership at Law Works Pro Bono Awards 2020

Toynbee Hall and Cleary Gottlieb’s partnership was recognised at last night’s online award ceremony

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Ripon Ray answers listeners questions on BBC Money Box

Ripon Ray, Quality Assurance Manager for Debt Free London was part of a panel helping people decide if taking a payments break is a good way to help with financial difficulties.

How to safely access our services December update

Coronavirus update: How to access our services post lockdown – December update

Find out what the local tier system means and how we can still provide help and support.