Strengthening Families Strengthening Communities

Markfield is running our 11th parenting support programme for carers of children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) and disabilities! Click here for SFSC flyer Strengthening Families Strengthening Communities is a 12- week course taking place at Markfield community centre from 9th January  to 3rd April . The 12-week course will include: Understanding communication and how [...]

By |2018-11-07T11:02:21+00:00November 7th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Vote for our project!

With the help of public votes we could win funding to run a week long playscheme for siblings of disabled children.  We have entered the Aviva Community Fund competition and if we are successful will run a playscheme to celebrate the vital role that siblings of disabled children have within our community; providing a break [...]

By |2018-10-25T11:31:37+00:00October 25th, 2018|Donations, News|0 Comments

Bruce Yang Channel swim after-party

Well done Bruce Yang for completing a relay Channel swim as part of a team of five! They started at midnight on the 25th September and, in spite of a rough patch halfway through, they made it to the other side in 13 hours and 21 minutes! We are delighted to be hosting Bruce's after-party. [...]

By |2018-10-02T10:16:44+00:00October 2nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Markfield Open Day & Annual General Meeting

Saturday 13th October 2018 from 11.30am to 3pm A very warm welcome to come and join us to find out more about all the services Markfield offers for disabled people, their family members, and the local community. Hear about our achievements over the past year and plans for the future at our Annual General Meeting [...]

By |2018-09-19T09:52:47+00:00September 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Hamish Brindley raising money for Markfield

Hamish Brindley is cycling from Vancouver in Canada to South San Diego, the Mexican border. He’ll be pedalling 1,857 miles along the west coast of The United States, entirely self-supported and self-funded and covering an average of 77 miles a day. He is leaving on the 15th June and finishing on the 15 July. Hamish [...]

By |2018-11-06T10:55:55+00:00June 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Election ‘Question Time’ at Markfield Friday 27th April

Election ‘Question Time’ at Markfield Friday 27th April 7pm to 8.15pm at the Markfield community centre, in Markfield Park, N15 4RB Markfield club members, parents, carers, family members and local residents all welcome! Link to flyer It’s your chance to ask the election candidates questions. The local elections are on Thursday 3rd May 2018 to [...]

By |2018-04-03T12:37:58+00:00April 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Join us for our Spring Play Day – Free Entry

Join us during the  ‘Haringey Weekend of Play’  for Markfield’s inclusive Spring Play Day. 21 April 2018, 12 - 3pm Markfield Adventure Playground, Markfield Park, N15 4RB Inclusive ● Accessible ● Sensory ● Messy Play ● Games ● Music Face-painting ● Art activities ● Bonfire ● Food ● Drinks All ages welcome, our playground is supervised, children [...]

By |2018-04-03T11:21:51+00:00April 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Markfield is presented with a new minibus

On the last day of our summer playscheme Markfield  was presented with a brand new minibus by representatives from the Lord’s Taverners charity, Essex Autogroup and Sticky Wicket, who organised a cricket match  to raise funds towards it. We held a party to celebrate during which the children washed the bus and fun was had [...]

By |2017-09-07T09:30:15+00:00September 7th, 2017|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Jack Petchey Award Winner 2017 – Mikayla

Mikayla started attending Markfield summer play scheme in 2016 and has been attending a weekly Fire Club since. Initially, she was unsure of what she could do at Markfield, but very quickly she became a very popular member in all groups she attends. She won many votes for the Jack Petchey Award from Fire Club [...]

By |2017-09-07T09:32:01+00:00September 7th, 2017|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments