Category Archives: Community Development

Community development seeks to empower individuals and groups of people by providing them with the skills they need to effect change in their own communities.

In 1975 the ground floor at 39 Tottenham Street looked like this…

In 1975 the ground floor at 39 Tottenham Street was a disused and boarded up glass shop and looked like this. With the help of local people, and a generous grant, the ground floor and basement were renovated and the Fitzrovia … Continue reading

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Keep up to date with news and events in Fitzrovia

If you’ve recently moved to Fitzrovia or started working here and want to keep up to date with news and events then you may like to follow Fitzrovia News our community newspaper. 

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Community newspaper editorial and social meeting

There will be a Fitzrovia News editorial and social meeting at 7pm this Tuesday 7 October at Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association, 39 Tottenham Street, London W1T 4RX. We hold editorial and social meetings at 7pm on the first Tuesday of every … Continue reading

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Tree of Life takes shape ahead of Great Court exhibition

The Tree of Life Project takes shape as women from the Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association art group complete the works in readiness for an exhibition later this month in the British Museum’s Great Court. The project is a collaboration with other … Continue reading

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Older Fitzrovia Newsletter October 2013

The paperwork is nearly ready! We’ll be moving to 5a Goodge Place W1T 4SD very soon, date as yet not set, but probably mid-October now. When we do finally go however we’ll be just around the corner. Next week I will be … Continue reading

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Older Fitzrovia newsletter August 2013

Hi Everyone, Please find below this month’s newsletter. Many apologies for it being so late – do join us this Friday at the British Museum if you can.  I forgot to mention that I will be away 19-26 August, will … Continue reading

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Women’s art workshop prepares for British Museum exhibition

Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association is working with other organisations in Camden to create a “Tree of Life” as part of the British Museum’s El Dorado exhibition later this year. Led by tutors from the Mary Ward Centre, members of the Fitzrovia Women’s Group … Continue reading

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Older Fitzrovia newsletter June 2013

The Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Association (FNA) will be moving sometime this month to 5a Goodge Place W1T 4SD. Our phone numbers will stay the same. Tuesday Advice drop-in sessions 10am-1.30pm will be affected for a week or so during the move but … Continue reading

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We are an inner London charity working to relieve poverty and combat social isolation

We are a registered charity working in the inner London neighbourhood of Fitzrovia delivering a number of services to the local community. We provide housing, welfare and debt advice to residents. Deliver community development work using art and textiles with … Continue reading

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Our network of community websites and social media

We have a number of community websites each producing content to inform and entertain people living in Fitzrovia, raise awareness of the neighbourhood’s heritage as well as foster a sense of community. The domain name fitzrovia.org.uk hosts our main site and … Continue reading

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