Thursday, 10 March 2011

March for the Alternative

March for an Alternative to cuts

The TUC is organising a national march and rally on 26 March 2011, in response to the government's programme of fast and deep public spending cuts. This site provides more information and resources for the day.

New Links Women's group

New Links Women's group is organising a Women's Day-Open Day on the 28th of March and celebrate the relocation of the weekly gatherings at the newly refurbished Methodist Church, 1 Merchant Street, Bow E3 4LY

The group promotes self-development, self-esteem and create a place for women and their children to socialise and relax (crèche available when booked in advance).
The open day will be a fun and free day to attend: it will offer massage therapy, Reiki, ear acupuncture for stress release, a ruffle refreshments and much more (4pm to 7pm).
or call Priscillia on 07949 489108 for more info.

International Women's month

Yesterday, the 8th of March was the 100th Anniversary of Women's Day.
If you haven't had the chance to celebrate it yet, there are plenty of events
throughout the month, all across town, here there is a taster

Wednesday, 9 March 2011

March Newsletter.

Dear Friends,

Our Workshop Day at the Kingsley Hall is fast approaching.
Just a quick reminder of all the details:

WHEN: Saturday, 12th March 2011, 2-6 pm

WHERE: Kingsley Hall Community
Corner of Powis and Bruce Roads,
London E3 3HJ, United Kingdom

The closest underground station to Kingsley Hall is Bromely-By-Bow.
Bow Church and Bow Road (DLR) stations are also at close distance.
Route Buses 25, 205, 8, D8, 108 also stop at a short walking
distance. Please, check your best route at

This is the planned programme:

1.45: Doors Open: music & refreshments

2.15 Introduction:
Mental Health Resistance Network
"Benefit cuts survival guide"

2.45 Workshops – facilitators introduction

-"Mad Pride: the early years" Robert Dellar

-Homelessness – David Amery

- Alternative Therapies – Sarah Barratt

-"Then Life Took Control: From Sickness to Wellbeing"- Sam Shakes

- THACMHO – Philip Morgan

4.00 Break – music, food, socialising

4.30 Open Mike Session

5.45 Next Steps and Finish

FEEL monthly meetings dates for the next few months are:
(it's always the 3rd Monday of the month- easy to remember!!!)
We meet
@ The LARC Centre, 62 Fieldgate Street, Whitechapel E1 1ES 6.30-8.30pm.

March, Monday 21st
April, Monday 18th
May, Monday 16th
June, Monday 20th
July, Monday 17th

Wishing you all the best for the rest of the week and looking forward to
seeing you at the Kingsley Hall on Saturday.