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Pre-Book Your Work and Event Space at The Granville

30 January 2018

The Granville is taking bookings for work and event space ahead of its opening in Spring 2018. The new-look Granville will boast brand new workspace and purpose built community and venue space for hire, following the completion of the refurbishment of the building this March.

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The Granville: Mark Allan Gets Personal

18 January 2018

The Granville, a much-loved community building in the heart of South Kilburn, is currently undergoing refurbishment, due to re-open in spring 2018. The Granville will offer community space, workspace, and a café and garden, all open to local people.   At the centre of the drive to bring The Granville back to its full life and open to all local residents, is the South Kilburn Trust, led by its Chief Executive, Mark Allan.

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Case Study: Community

21 December 2017

I’ve been attending the physio sessions given by Maree, organised by the South Kilburn Walking Group, which has helped me improve both my balance and posture, and reduced my back strain.

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Case Study: Employment

20 December 2017

With self-belief and the right help, things can be done! This is what South Kilburn Trust did for me.

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We’ve Moved! Same Trust, Different Location

28 November 2017

We moved. The South Kilburn Trust (SKT) is now officially based at The Granville. The move comes after the completion of the refurbishment of the two top floors of The Granville which have kick-started plans to transform the community building into a purpose-built Enterprise Hub and Community Space.

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Pride of South Kilburn – Leader of Somali Community Group Nominated for Brent Award

21 November 2017

We are excited to announce that South Kilburn resident and founder of the Somali Community Group, Asha Shirwa, has been nominated for the ‘Community Champion’ Award at this year’s Pride of Brent Awards which will take place on Thursday 23rd November at the Brent Civic Centre.

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“It’s All About Making A Difference By Giving Back”

7 November 2017

South Kilburn (SK) Family Fun Day ambassador, MC extraordinaire and community champion…these are just some of the things that South Kilburn resident, David Ellison is to local people.

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Granville Development Update

8 September 2017

Development plans for the Granville are underway with phase one of the refurbishment plans scheduled to start this September.

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South Kilburn Trust Family Fun Day Brings Bank Holiday Fun to South Kilburn

30 August 2017

Hundreds of people flocked to the Granville Centre over the bank holiday weekend to celebrate South Kilburn’s cultural diversity and community spirit at the South Kilburn Trust’s (SKT) annual South Kilburn Family Fun Day.

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Hoop Dreams – Local Enterpreneur Uses Love of Basketball to Make a Difference

11 July 2017

South Kilburn Enterprise Award winner and South Kilburn Studios tenant, the London Basketball Association (LBA), could quite easily be an organisation you would assume just provides basketball activities.

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Developing the Granville – Enterprise Hub and Community Space Update

27 June 2017

Since announcing that South Kilburn Trust in partnership with Brent Council had secured funding to develop the Granville Centre into an Enterprise Hub and Community Space, we have held two well-attended consultation events in partnership with Brent Council and the project architects, RCKA.

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There’s a New Resident Business Advisor in Town

31 May 2017

Are you really ready to start a business? Do you need someone to talk to about your business or business idea? Starting a business isn’t easy, in fact, we know that it can be so difficult that the process actually puts you off going down the business route. Not to worry - we have a solution. Introducing Chris Rayner, South Kilburn’s latest response to the growing thirst for business in South Kilburn and beyond.

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