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Thanks Nia

Wick Award is saying goodbye to our fabulous Communications Apprentice Nia O’Garro  Simpson. Nia has been at Wick Award for 15 months in which time she has developed a communications strategy, re-designed the website and created a social media profile for the organisation. Nia has completed her apprenticeship based in Hackney Council Communications Team and placed part-time with Wick Award.

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Build up project- Hackney Wick

Confident, skilled and proud-young people leading a construction project on Wick Road. Wick Award is funding the Build up project giving local young people the opportunity to make decisions, influence the local environment and see the real-life impact they can have. We have started on the project to transform the corner of Wick road/ Morning lane, making it accessible and

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Gascoyne 2 Hall- Doors Open

Residents approve of the refurbished to Gascoyne 2 Hall and look forward to using the new facilities. Here are some of the activities that are happening at the refurbished hall: A free community lunch every Wednesday from 12.30pm-2.00pm. Yoga for All, Wednesday 11am-12pm. Gentle exercise to improve strength, flexibility as well as calms the mind. Wickers Charity will be holding

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Wise Wick Community Research Project

Social isolation and loneliness is recognised as a problem for individuals as well as communities and is a cause of serious health problems. Staying socially connected as we age, not only increases our well-being and quality of life but means that we can keep sharing the good stuff with our friends and neighbours. Wick Award Community Researchers are talking to

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Build Up Hackney Wick

Build Up have raised an incredible £50,000 to fund an exciting youth led project to improve the outside space on the corner of Wick Road  and Flanders way. Wick Award is contributing £15,00 to the project which will support young people to re-design their own corner of Hackney Wick. Mateenah, 14, a Wick resident said ‘This project can bring everyone

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