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Queen’s Park News spring edition out now

  Our volunteers have started to distribute the spring 2017 edition of Queen’s Park News to all households in the QPARA area. You can download this and previous editions from the Newsletter section of our website.

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QPARA and The Corrib – where we are now

Residents may be aware that QPARA’s position on the redevelopment of the Corrib Rest on Salusbury Road has become a matter of concern, including on social media.  As the new chair of QPARA I think it will be helpful to provide the following brief account of developments and negotiations since The Corrib changed hands two […]

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QPARA newsletter out now

Our volunteers have started to distribute the May 2016 edition of Queen’s Park News to all households in the QPARA area. You can download this and previous editions from the Newsletter section of our website.

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QPARA invites local non-profit organisations to apply for donations

If you help run or are involved in a charity or a not-for-profit organisation which operates within the QPARA area, your organisation could apply for a donation of up to £1000 from QPARA to help fund the services you provide. Examples of organisations we have donated to in previous years include Salusbury World, which works […]

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Join the Act of Remembrance at Paddington Old Cemetery at 10.45am on 11th November

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Queen’s Park newsletter out now!

Produced twice a year by our editor and team and delivered free of charge to all households and places of business in the area (in all over 2000), the newsletter is full of local news, views and dates for your diary. The November 2015 edition is packed with interesting information and articles about the area.  See the Newsletter section of […]

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Volunteers please for St Anne’s First World War history project

To   mark the centenary of the First World War, St Anne’s church is inviting individuals, families or small groups each to research one name from the brass plaque which commemorates 31 men from the parish who died in, or as a result of, the war. The plaque was taken from the old church, is now at the top of the […]

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QPARA newsletter out now!

Produced and delivered twice a year to all households and places of business in the area, free of charge, by the Queen’s Park Area Residents’ Association, the newsletter is full of local news, views and dates for your diary. See our website for the latest news. View newsletter here QPARA is a non-sectarian, non-political, non-profit making community […]

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Last year, 15% of Brent children left primary school not reading well enough for secondary school. Can you help?

Beanstalk is a charity that responds to this need by recruiting and training people to volunteer in a local primary school to support children who are struggling with their reading and prevent them from falling behind. Reading Helpers provide regular one-to-one reading support to three children for a whole year to help them read, grow […]

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General Election Hustings: Thursday, 9th April

With the campaign formally underway, we are pleased to invite you to meet the candidates for the Hampstead and Kilburn Parliamentary Constituency at a hustings meeting at 8.00pm on Thursday, 9th April at St Anne’s and St Andrew’s church, 125 Salusbury Road, London NW6 6RG. The normal business of the QPARA monthly meeting will be concluded […]

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