Get in touch

How to get in touch

7-11 Coppermill Lane, Walthamstow, E17 7HA    

Telephone:  020 8521 3211


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Our public open hours

9.30am – 6.00pm Tuesday to Friday
10.00am – 2.00pm Saturday and Sunday
Closed bank holidays

Outside of public open hours you can hire out a room

Getting to The Mill

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Plan your journey on Transport for London Journey Planner

  • We’re a three minute walk from St James Street overground station.
  • There’s cycle parking bays outside our front entrance.
  • We have room for some buggies and pushchairs inside The Mill on the ground floor outside the Children’s room.
  • The nearest carpark is St James Street.
  • You need a parking permit for on-street parking in the surrounding area between 8.00am-6.30pm Monday to Saturday.
  • There’s a disabled parking bay for Blue Badge holders outside The Mill entrance.

Who’s who at The Mill

Our team

Centre management and room hire:
Natasha McFadzean –

Helen Johnston –

Volunteer coordinator:

Currently recruiting

Business development manager:
Helen Bigham –

Grants fundraiser:
Helen Hunte –

Finance officer:                                                                                                                                                                   Abby Widger –

Our trustees:

Chair: Sharon Page
Treasurer: James Phillips
Secretary: Carla Villante
People: Alison Griffin
Ingrid Abreu Scherer
Carla Cruz
Nicki Wilson

Other contacts:

Exhibitions/Children’s Art Club/ArtWorks –
Books/Honesty Library: Isabel Simons –

Staying in touch:

Thank you for visiting our website and showing your interest in The Mill. We really would like to stay in touch with you, whether you volunteer with us, become a Friend of The Mill or use our services.  As we take your privacy seriously, we want to ensure your personal data is not only correct (so we can share our news with you) we want to ensure that your information is kept in line with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).

The Mill complies with its obligations under GDPR by keeping your personal data up to date; by storing and destroying it securely, but not collecting or retaining excessive amounts of data; by protecting personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access and disclosure and by ensuring that appropriate technical measures are in place to protect personal data.  For more information visit our Privacy Policy.

The personal information we collect

  • contact details and personal information needed to help us plan, organize and manage our year-round projects, events, meetings and to keep you fully up-to-date with our news.
  • our projects are funded by grant funders and they require us to collect information on those benefitting from the project grant that they’ve given. In these situations, we will only collect the information that is appropriate and that ensures that we are contract compliant.
  • When we receive donations from individuals any financial information related to this donation will be kept for an appropriate length of time.

If you do not want us to use your data in this way, wish to stop receiving any communications from us or have any further questions on our implementation of GDPR please email us on:

How we collect personal information

We collect personal information from you when:

  • you send us an email
  • you register at an event
  • you purchase a ticket for any of our events (even if the ticket is free)
  • you work or volunteer with us
  • you request to become or are already a member of the Network
  • you engage in social media communications with us
  • you make a donation or get involved with our fundraising activities

Why we collect your personal information

We use your personal data for the following reasons:

  • to plan, organize and manage our year-round events, meetings, community and community centre celebrations and network events;
  • to manage our employees, volunteers and those applying to us for employment;
  • maintain our own project management records associated with grants and donations received;
  • to keep you up-to-date with all of our news about The Mill and the projects that we organize and manage;
  • to process the grant or donation that you have made.

Your consent

We will continue to collect your consent from a variety of sources:

  • when you make an enquiry via our website
  • when you register for or at an event
  • when we use Mailchimp or SurveyMonkey

From time to time, you might receive communications from us, which will give you the opportunity to check the information we have/the consent details we have for you, is correct.