Archive for March, 2022

Using Art to Shine a Light on Women’s Lives

Using Art to Shine a Light on Women’s Lives Over the last two years, the pandemic and the lockdowns have turned women’s lives upside down. They have had to adapt to a wide range of new experiences and roles in order to support their families and communities. This International Women’s Day we wanted to shine a light on the experiences of the women in the communities that we serve by using art to create a display which would be a lasting illustration of their strength, resilience and creativity. At Sheung Lok, our women got together on Zoom with our artist […]

COVID Vaccine Study -University of Leicester Media

We were delighted to work in partnership with the University of Leicester on a project to “Co-design and implement a COVID-19 vaccine uptake intervention within Chinese communities in England”  Please watch all the information videos, and click your approval:    

Crossing the Borders – Publication Award

We have fantastic news for our publication – Crossing the Borders – which has just won the Alan Ball Award for community publications 2020! The Alan Ball Local History Awards in the United Kingdom exist to recognise outstanding contributions in local history publishing (both in print and in new media), and to encourage the publishing of such works by public libraries and local authorities. The awards were established in the 1980s and are run by the Library Services Trust. They are named after the local history author and former chief librarian of the Harrow and Home Counties libraries. Well done […]