Category: Children’s Event

Junior Gardening Launch Event

We has a successful launch of the new Junior Gardening space beside the Jack Hobbs club this Saturday. Helene & Verity ran a ‘learn & share’ event, and Giovanni brought one of his display bee hives to teach all our junior gardeners about the importance of bees as pollinators. Peter attended on behalf of the […]

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Junior Gardening Area

Brandon Junior Gardening & Eco Club In June 2021 Brandon TRA decided to develop an unused corner of the playground beside the Jack Hobbs club into a Junior Gardening & Eco Club. We started off with some oil drum planters donated by WeAreWaterloo, and ran sessions led by Helene Ok, assisted by Brandon residents, Marie-line […]

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Brighton Trip – August 2021

Brandon TRA in association with Active Communities Network and supported by United St. Saviours, organised a trip to the seaside for 114 Brandon parents & children. We booked two 57 seater coaches which left the estate at 09:00am and and departed Brighton at 3:00pm. We organised some water & fruit for everybody on the trip […]

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Summer Football Coaching on Kennington Park extension – August 2021

Nat Stevens, our area housing manager has been spending the last eight weekends on the Brandon estate, monitoring the behaviour of people using the Kennington Park extension, opposite the estate. Nat engaged with over 120 young people on the estate, and many expressed an interest in playing football over the summer break. Nat spoke with […]

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Brandon Beano to Brighton – 17th August 2021

Brandon TRA are organising a trip to the seaside on Tuesday 17th August 2021. A £5 non-refundable deposit is required to secure your place. All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult or guardian. So far we have had a fantastic response and have filled one 57 seat coach and have a waiting […]

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Vote in Art Competition NOW!

Simple rules to vote in the Brandon TRA Art Competition You have up to three votes. You may vote once in each category. The categories are: A Up to twelve years old B Thirteen to eighteen years old C Nineteen or more years old You can skip a category if you wish. You can change […]

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Football Kick-about mixed sessions for boys & girls

Have you missed playing FOOTBALL? Are you aged 10 to 12? Active Communities are delivering open access Football Kick-about mixed sessions for boys & girls. Tuesday 6th & 13th April – Time: 10am to 12pm (20 young people max) Thursday 8th & 15th April – Time: 10am to 12pm (20 young people max) Tuesday 6th […]

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Brandon parents group launches Summer Schedule

A group of parents from the Brandon have launched a summer program for children up to 12 years old, is run every weekday (morning & afternoon sessions) in the Jeff Barnett playground, directly behind the Jack Hobbs Club. These sessions will run Monday – Friday, throughout August 2020. Morning Sessions 11.00am – 1.00pm Afternoon Sessions […]

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Help with Coronavirus (COVID-19) effects on families

Neighbours & Families: With schools being off, families being around each other 24/7, and neighbours more sensitive to sharing space than ever before, living well in our communities is changing and will be challenging. Let us help to ease the transition. Community mediators from Southwark Mediation are here to help you to deal with tensions […]

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