Category Archives: Youth activities

Hillside Gardens Park Annual Sports Day

The Friends of Hillside Gardens Park are holding their annual sports day on Saturday 18 May. There will be events for all ages and abilities, including those who just want to drink tea and eat cake! Everything will be free of charge. Check out the picture below for timings.

There should be no need to book, for most events, but some may be very popular. To be sure you can get to do the event that you are interested in, book here:

Football at Hillside Gardens Park

Last summer, the Friends of Hillside Gardens Park organised some football training sessions at the park for local children. The sessions were a great success, so this Easter the Friends will be holding some more.

The sessions are aimed at girls and boys aged 7 to 12. Expert football coaching is provided is provided by Furzedown United FC. Attendance is free of charge, due to support from PRERA and Lambeth Council.

Latest events at the Yellow Qube

The programme of events at the Yellow Qube for October and November has been published – see below. Do look out for the following two events, in particular:

  • 7pm Tuesday 31st October – Yellow Qube community steering group – open to anyone who would like to steer the work here at the Qube
  • 10am Saturday 11th November – First community gardening morning (rain or shine!)

Events programme for October and November. Click to download a PDF.
Events programme for October and November. Click to download a PDF.

Gate-closers on the play area

For several years the play area has been open to dogs, because the springs on the gates had broken. After months of nagging by the committee, the springs have now been replaced, so children should now be able to play without worrying about dog mess.

Do you like what PRERA is doing? Would you like to join us in making the estate cleaner, greener and a friendlier place? Contact us!

Youth centre opens on Christchurch Road

This evening a new youth centre opened on Christchurch Road, called the St. Martin’s Youth Centre. It is situated next to the sports pitches that are part of City Heights Academy and is managed by a new Community Interest Company. The centre is open to all Lambeth residents. Activities for young people currently include music techonology, arts and crafts, drumming and dancing. For more information, phone 020 8674 3975 or email

St Martin's Youth Centre opening
The main hall of the youth centre

Kinetika Bloco performing
Kinetika Bloco performing