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​Artizan Street Library and Community Centre

Petticoat Square, London E1 7AF

Situated in the East of the City, this library and community centre provides space for many community activities.

Golden Lane Community Centre

Fann Street, London EC1Y 0RN

Located on the Golden Lane Estate, the centre hosts various meetings and clubs.

Community Active

Do you live in the Square Mile? Do you want to meet new people or find a fun way to spend your spare time? Our Community Active guide shows you all the great activities, social events and community groups based in and around the City of London.

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Portsoken Health and Community Centre

14 -16 Little Somerset Street, off Mansell Street, London E1 8AH

There are a range of activities taking place at this Community Centre, run by the City Corporation, which are open to anyone living in the Portsoken Ward, including the Mansell Street and Middlesex Street Estates.

The health centre is run by City Wellbeing Practice, which provides services including child health, Foot clinic, smoking cessation, family planning and sexual health, and a diabetes clinic. There is usually a Bengali speaking worker on site.

Ralph Perrin Club

c/o Golden Lane Estate Office, London EC1Y 0RD

A social club for people over 60 who are City residents or who have previously worked for the City Corporation. The club meets in its own club room in the Golden Lane Estate, and members can participate in a variety of activities. ​​​​​​​

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