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Markfield + MPower Bonfire Party

Join us on Saturday 2nd November from 4:30 to 7pm for our super inclusive, family-friendly Bonfire Party! Everyone is welcome! We will have a bonfire, marshmallows, sparkles, music, hot dogs and much more. No fireworks – Quiet areas – Closed secure playground area – space for wheelchairs Entrance: £3 per person, or 4 for £10

By |2019-10-10T13:18:30+00:00October 10th, 2019|Invitation, News|0 Comments

Markfield Open Day:  Saturday 12th October 2019

Everyone is warmly invited to come along to our Open Day on Saturday 12th October between 11.30am and 3pm . You will be able to find out more about the sessions and services on offer at the Markfield centre. There will be free refreshments and children’s activities in the centre and outside, in our amazing [...]

By |2019-09-23T10:20:25+00:00September 23rd, 2019|News|0 Comments

“Oh we do like to be beside the seaside!”

We made the most of the late summer sunshine and took a coach-load of families to the beach at Broadstairs for the day. The children loved swimming in the water, chasing seagulls, the bouncy castle, and eating delicious ice creams. It was a fabulous day out - many thanks to the National Lottery for funding [...]

By |2019-09-19T11:03:02+00:00September 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Football fun this summer!

We owe a huge thank you to our partners at Anderson, Wilde & Harris who have set up a staff donation scheme to raise funds for Markfield! With their recent donation of £147 we bought lots of new footballs and other outdoor play equipment ready for fun in the sun this summer. Children and young [...]

By |2019-07-21T09:46:03+00:00July 21st, 2019|Donations, News|0 Comments

Volunteer gardeners get planting!

We were thrilled to welcome local community members, service users and families to Markfield during our June Family Club. They volunteered to help tidy and spruce up the adventure playground. It was a warm and sunny Saturday and so much was achieved thanks to everyone’s hard work and enthusiasm. We have cleared the back picnic [...]

By |2019-07-18T11:03:57+00:00July 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Volunteer stories – Shabia

Did you know we have lots of volunteer roles here at Markfield? Volunteers are essential for our work. They are very important to us and very much appreciated. Shabia has been volunteering at Markfield for about 4 years now. She first came to Markfield as a parent looking for support after her child’s diagnosis. She [...]

By |2019-07-11T10:44:35+00:00July 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Markfield summer playscheme is now open for bookings

Children and young people aged between 6 and 19 years old who have additional needs, or who have a disabled sibling, are eligible to attend the playscheme. Dates:  Monday 5th to Friday 23rd August 2019 Times:  10am to 3pm each day Free lunch provided (courtesy of Kitchen Social project) To book a place:  Contact Jamie [...]

By |2019-06-27T11:21:47+00:00June 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Kids take control!

Markfield took part in the second Haringey Weekend of Play last month by hosting a fantastic Spring Play day in the adventure playground! The sun was shining for this family event which saw around 100 people come to Markfield to enjoy the outdoor play, bonfire, messy play, music and delicious BBQ. Kids decided to take [...]

By |2019-06-27T11:22:12+00:00June 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Spring Play Day

Join us during the 'Haringey Weekend of Play' for Markfield’s inclusive Spring Play Day! 25th May 2019, from 12 to 3pm at the Markfield Adventure Playground Inclusive ● Accessible ● Sensory ● Messy Play ● Games ● Music Face-painting ● Art activities ● Bonfire ● Food ● Drinks All ages welcome, our playground is supervised, [...]

By |2019-06-27T11:22:41+00:00May 22nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Last chance to vote for Markfield!

Voting closes on Wednesday 22nd May at 5pm! Help by voting now and our soft play room could have a much needed renovation! We are one of just twelve finalists in the Selco Stars competition. Markfield received £500 to spend at Selco Builders Warehouse after being named as winners of the company’s Selco Stars scheme [...]

By |2019-05-16T11:44:27+00:00May 2nd, 2019|News|0 Comments