News

Find out about all of the Bromley by Bow Centre news, events and updates.

Young children racing in Bob's Park at the Bromley by Bow Centre on a sunny day
24 April 2019
Bromley by Bow Centre joins the fight against air pollution in Tower Hamlets

Last Thursday, fellows from the postgraduate course Year Here staged an impromptu event at the Bromley by Bow Centre to draw attention to the dangerously high levels of air pollution in the borough.

03 April 2019
Watch Mind the Dash, a powerful new film about life with cancer

Mind the Dash is a powerful new film made by a group of people about their experiences of living with and beyond cancer. It is an intimate story that is a tribute to the power of collaborative film making.

26 March 2019
Bid now for fantastic lots in our silent auction

Bidding is now open for our 2019 silent auction. There’s luxury holidays, priceless football memorabilia, restaurant experiences and even a safari to choose from!

14 February 2019
Community Day of Learning and Action!

On Tuesday 30th October, if you had walked in to the Church space at the Bromley by Bow Centre you would have been greeted with smiling faces, a warm buzz and a real sense of community. This was the first, of hopefully many, Community Day of Learning and Action (CDLA).

14 January 2019
Taking action on high energy bills

The 21st to 28th of January is Big Energy Saving Week, a national event run by Citizens Advice, aimed at helping people to reduce their energy costs through switching and saving. We are launching a new energy drop-in service which will help local residents to access the best deals, discounts and information to help them save money on their bills.

09 January 2019
New podcast series delves into the experiences of our Beyond Business alumni

It’s not easy building a business from the ground up. In the UK, only about half of new businesses are still trading after three years. In this new podcast series we will hear from social entrepreneurs about their journeys and the lessons they’ve learnt along the way.

20 November 2018
Join us for The Collection 2018

Back by popular demand, The Collection 2018 will be our biggest celebration of art in the community yet. Come and enjoy our annual celebration from 6th-9th December, with our resident artists and the community at the Bromley by Bow Centre. This year’s event will run for an extended period, with open studios, a Christmas market and festive launch event not to be missed.

Group of women in audience at the WISE100 awards, announcing the top 100 women working in social enterprise
31 October 2018
Leading women in social enterprise

We are incredibly proud to report that this year, five of our Beyond Business alumni made the NatWest WISE100 list. The NatWest WISE100 (Women in Social Enterprise 100), produced annually by Pioneers Post in partnership with NatWest bank, recognises the most inspiring and influential women in social enterprise, impact investment and mission-driven business.