News Category: Community

We offer a warm Irish welcome to London and beyond. The LIC welcomes over 75,000 visitors each year and through our events programme, online networks, Saturday playgroup, volunteering and befriending we bring the community together throughout the year.

Community Mar 20th 2024

Irish Arsenal – Celebrating Arsenal’s Irish Connections

Arsenal Football Club have had long standing links to the Irish community both directly through staff and players, and indirectly through Irish supporters in Islington, Ireland and beyond; so this March at the LIC we are partnering with Arsenal in the Community and the Arsenal Foundation to recognise and celebrate Arsenal’s Irish connection.

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Community Mar 9th 2022

London Irish Centre celebrates after receiving National Lottery funding for its community service delivery

The London Irish Centre is celebrating an award made to its community service delivery from the National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK.

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Latest News May 7th 2021

Volunteer Spotlight: Maeve Heath

Maeve has been involved with the London Irish Centre since 1977.

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Community Mar 31st 2020

The London Irish Centre partners with Camden Council

The coronavirus pandemic remains a critical issue for Londoners and continues to be a serious threat to those with specific vulnerability by age or health. 

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Community Dec 7th 2018

A Christmas letter from our CEO

The London Irish Centre charity supports the most isolated and vulnerable in our community, 365 days of the year but Christmas can be an especially lonely and sad time for many.

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Events Sep 7th 2018

A Night of Irish Fashion!

A selection of the hottest Irish designers will take to the runway for ‘A Night of Irish Fashion’ this October in aid of the London Irish Centre charity.

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Community May 11th 2018

Irish in Britain’s Green Hearts campaign visits LICC

The London Irish Centre was delighted to host Irish in Britain’s Green Hearts campaign at our Day Centre this week as part of May Measurement month, to promote a healthy living message!

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Community Feb 20th 2018

Mind Yourself and the London Irish Centre Charity

Mind Yourself services to continue at London Irish Centre following Holloway Road charity closure

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Community Dec 19th 2017

Celebrity Chef Clodagh McKenna pledges to support our Christmas Appeal

We are delighted that Irish chef, restaurateur, cookbook author and broadcaster, Clodagh Mckenna, wants to raise funds for our essential services for vulnerable Irish.

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Community Nov 23rd 2017

The Birth and Evolution of the London Irish Library

My name is James Ryan and I am a voluntary librarian at the London Irish Centre charity.

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