We’re recruiting! Two exciting new jobs at The Mill, Walthamstow

Do you want to be part of a local community organisation achieving great things with and for people in Walthamstow? The Mill is hiring! We are a hub for local people to come together, get to know their neighbours, and grow their ideas for groups and activities that benefit our community. We’re recruiting for two […]

Room to live

Did you know that the British staple, tomato ketchup, came to us via the Cantonese word ‘kher-chap’. Cultural exchanges are a great way to stimulate opportunities to share new skills alongside  ways of looking and using everyday objects. My interest in diversity has been inspired by local architect and university lecturer Kristin Trommler and architecture […]

Our story so far: the past, present and future

What do I love about The Mill? Coming in and feeling that I’m visiting the Cheers film set where everybody knows my name! What do I wish for The Mill? I hope we never lose the big glass frontage that shows the world what’s happening inside our building. During July we’re asking these questions.  One […]

Announcing the Grow Your Idea 2 winners!

We are really pleased to introduce the Grow Your Idea 2 competition winners, who will all be organising activities at The Mill over the next few months. Rasheeqa and Yanire: The Herbalistic Journal Project A creative collaboration between an artist and a herbalist in Walthamstow, our project seeks to connect our wild green spaces with […]

The Mill is deeply saddened by the loss of Mr Mensah

Everyone at The Mill was deeply saddened to hear that our friend and neighbour Mr Mensah passed away recently. Neil Meads, former Mill Trustee and member of the St James Street Library Campaign, has shared his memories with us: “When The Mill first opened its doors in September 2011, hundreds of people from the local […]