Recent news at Caxton House

Sadler's Wells Get Into Dance

Get into Dance – a new scheme aimed at Islington residents in low income households. Get into Dance aims to welcome new audiences by offering more than 3,300 tickets to an exciting range of performances for just £3 through referrals via our partners.


Free Legal Advice Sessions

Thursdays 1-2pm in the Cafe 

Our free Legal Advice Sessions are back! In partnership with Burke Niazi Solicitors the Legal Advice Clinic offers clear, dependable advice on legal matters such as: Family Law, Mental Health, Mental Capacity, Community Care, Housing, Commercial Landlord and Tenants and Property.


Hillrise Ward Partnership Meeting

Wednesday 15th November at Hornsey Lane Estate Community Association, Hazellville Road, N19 3YJ

Join the Hillrise Ward Councillors for a War Partnership Meeting to discuss: Archway Park, Licensing Policy and Christmas Events.



Elthorne Park Friends of Group Open Meeting

Monday 22nd May 2017 7pm

Do you live near or use Elthorne Park? Would you like to part of a community group that supports the park, that helps to make  improvements through sharing ideas and lending support? No need to book-Just turn up on the evening! Hope to see you there.



Vacancy: Stay Well Live Well Community Development Officer

Application Deadline: Thursday 27th April 2pm

The post of Community Development Officer (Health Promotion) offers an exciting opportunity for you to excel in a community development role that has a strong health and wellbeing focus. Led by Octopus Community Network (Octopus), the Stay Well, Live Well project aims to help address health inequalities experienced by some of the most vulnerable communities in Islington. 



Islington In Bloom: We Can Grow Launch Event

Thursday 6th April 5-7pm at the Business Design Centre

Come and join Octopus Community Network along with Gardeners’ World presenter Joe Swift to celebrate the launch of the We Can Grow project and Islington in Bloom.    


Interview - My Story

November 10th, 2016

The work of the Arsenal Foundation and the partners and initiatives it supports have touched the lives of a great number of people in a variety of ways. The Arsenal Foundation has helped fund fitness classes for the elderly at Caxton House Community Centre, they came and interviewed one of our users at the Friends & Fitness session.


New:  Ballroom Dance Sessions

Some classes are monthly (see individual timetables  for dates/dance styles) 

Join Mr Ballroom for new dance each month, it's the perfect way to explore ballroom dance! Challenge yourself with a few hours of ballroom workout. You will learn new techniques along with some sparkly moves from the dance floors all over the world.

Vacancy: Casual Milk Float Drivers  (We Can Grow)

Deadline: Rolling Recruitment

We Can Grow is about working with communities across Islington to create growing spaces on housing estates, encouraging people to get outdoor and to make Islington more green. We are looking for experienced drivers with a clean driving license to join our pool of hourly paid sessional and self employed freelance drivers who we can work with us to drive the milk float to and from a range of different activities and events.

Vacancy: Community Development Officer, Octopus Community Network - Stay Well, Live Well

Application deadline: noon Wednesday 21st Feb 2018

The post of part-time Community Development Officer (Health and Wellbeing) offers an exciting opportunity for you to join an existing team and to excel in a community development role that has a strong health and wellbeing, and health inequality focus.

Hillrise Ward Partnership Meeting

Wednesday 21st March 2018 at 7pm

An invitation from your local councillors to join the next Hillrise Ward Partnership meeting to discuss: Crime and Safety, and Future Archway Developments. Held at Caxton House Community Centre.