Community

24/08/2020

Poplar Cycles

Poplar Cycles is a community cycling programme with something for everyone. Check out the sessions below, and get in touch to join in.

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24/08/2020

Aberfeldy Village – Café Operator Tender

We have an exciting opportunity for an operator to run the new WellOne Café in Aberfeldy Square, part of the regeneration of Aberfeldy Village.

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12/08/2020

Leaside: New homes & workspace given green light

London Borough of Tower Hamlets has granted planning permission for Poplar HARCA to build 22 new homes at Leaside Business Centre, on Gillender Street.

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04/08/2020

Tackling holiday hunger and mental health one Munch Box at a time

Poplar HARCA and The Kidz Cafe are working together during the pandemic to provide free meals to children in Tower Hamlets.

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04/08/2020

New mural at Argyll Point celebrates the NHS

Artist Rosie Woods has created a special mural in Poplar to celebrate the NHS.

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27/07/2020

Mona’s masks: In the face of the Covid-19 pandemic

Mona has channelled her life-long passion for sewing to support the community for many years, and her skillset has become even more valuable during the Covid-19 pandemic. Along with local volunteers, Mona has been making masks for frontline workers. 

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30/06/2020

Feym enjoys life in brand new shared ownership home in Emerald Gardens

Feym, an Account Manager for a technology company, was the first resident to move into Emerald Gardens - just before the coronavirus lockdown.

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25/06/2020

New digital inclusion programme helps hundreds of families with home-schooling

Today we launched a new project to help 200 local families with limited or no internet access to get connected with free laptops and full fibre broadband.

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22/06/2020

Chrisp Street Market s203 transfer

We’re pleased to be moving ahead with the Chrisp Street Regeneration scheme to create a thriving town centre and much needed new homes for London.

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18/06/2020

“Volunteers are part of the solution”

Volunteers are integral to strengthening our community. Babu Bhattacherjee, Poplar HARCA's Director of Communities & Neighbourhoods, shares why Poplar HARCA values volunteers so highly.

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25/05/2020

Rent free retail units for East End businesses to thrive post COVID-19

Transformed Aberfeldy Street to lead the way on regeneration initiatives.

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12/05/2020

Connecting communities one click at a time

New digital community centres are helping people in Poplar keep connected while we stay at home.

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