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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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Call for contributions to our Newsletter

We are gathering material for the next QPARA newsletter which we plan to distribute to all households in the QPARA area in mid May. Please send any ideas or comments to editorqpnews@gmail.com. Information on local events taking place between June and October (for the ‘Diary Dates’ section) is particularly welcome. The deadline for copy is […]

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QPARA donates £1,000 to Salusbury World

At the March meeting, members voted to use £1,000 of the Association’s funds to support local children. The Salusbury World charity subsidises the residential trips that Salusbury Primary School organises each year for those families that cannot afford the cost. It also organises a winter party for refugee children, buying presents for all of those […]

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