‘ARTiculate your Journey’ – Black History Month Event

The Warehouse, Particpatory City 47 Thames Road, Barking

An interactive and social painting event exploring the theme of ‘Journey’ this Black History Month! Join us as we vibe to music, get inspired with some spoken word, and have some fun painting and discussing the journey taken by Black people throughout history. ARTiculate your perspective and re-discover Black History Month!

Introduction to Public Health

Online

Have your say about health care in Thames Ward! Health services in the area are changing. Do you want to learn more about what that means, but don't understand the jargon? If you want to have a say about what health care looks like in your neighbourhood, come along to this free information session! 'Introduction […]

Barking Food Forest: Pumpkin Street Party with Every One Every Day

Barking Food Forest site Fielders Crescent Barking IG11 0FU Fielders Crescent, Barking

Join our special halloween-themed session where we will have a longer session to continue developing the site with whilst enjoying some fun themed activities for all ages!

Resident Planning Forum

Online

At this workshop we will be discussing green spaces in the ward and how we can open up the closed Ripple Nature Reserve for public enjoyment. We will then work together to discuss where we can influence change by asking you, our members what are your interests and areas where you would like to see action on any matters related to planning. We are […]

Barking Food Forest: Diwali Celebration

Barking Food Forest site Fielders Crescent Barking IG11 0FU Fielders Crescent, Barking

Join our hands-on workshop where we will continue building planters, do some bulb planting (spring flowers), and tree care (pruning, mulching). We will also be celebrating Diwali at the upcoming workshop.

Bystander Intervention Training

Sue Bramley Centre Bastable Avenue, Barking

Stand by Me UK empowers people to tackle hate and assist victims through safe bystander interventions. They train people in England, Scotland and Wales for free. It is designed to empower you to tackle hateful behaviour in response to an increase in acts of hate happening in public spaces over recent years.

Change your life by Volunteering – Workshop

Sue Bramley Centre Bastable Avenue, Barking

Pierre talks through his journey of how volunteering helped him gain experience, qualifications and get into paid work when he first came to the UK, but most of all, how it gave him a sense of wellbeing. Sign up to hear about the benefits of volunteering.

Bystander Intervention Training

Adult College 241 – 247 Parsloes Avenue, Dagenham

Stand by Me UK empowers people to tackle hate and assist victims through safe bystander interventions. They train people in England, Scotland and Wales for free. It is designed to empower you to tackle hateful behaviour in response to an increase in acts of hate happening in public spaces over recent years.

Community Fire Safety Action Plan Workshop

The Warehouse, Particpatory City 47 Thames Road, Barking

The community fire safety action plan workshop series encourages people, groups and organisations in Thames Ward to come together over three evenings in the coming months to take action on fire preparedness and to develop a community fire safety action plan.

Fire Safety Action Plan Workshop and Event

The Warehouse, Particpatory City 47 Thames Road, Barking

Join British Red Cross, London Fire Brigade, Thames Ward Community Project, Barking Reach Residents Association and your fellow neighbours to tell us what you want fire safety to look like in your community. What is involved: A guided workshop where residents are invited to give their testimony and ideas to help us create a fire […]

You are invited to the next Healthy Thames Event!

Sue Bramley Centre Bastable Avenue, Barking

This is a get-together to talk about health services in the area, so that more residents can be involved in decision-making and delivering on health and wellbeing activities. The aim is to create a working group around these topics, made up of local residents. At this event we hope to hear from residents currently delivering […]

Winter Holiday Activity and Food programme (Thames Ward)

Sue Bramley Centre Bastable Avenue, Barking

Book your child's free place on the Winter HAF programme! Click here: https://forms.office.com/r/QMuquxjTsr We have 20 places per week for children aged 5-13, we will let you know if your child has got a place. This is based on a first come first served basis. All activities run from 10am - 2pm and include a […]