Clubs and Groups

Toddler group space in hall

The church hall is a great space for events and activities for the whole community. Many different community groups – open to all – meet in the hall on a regular basis.

If you are interested in hiring the church hall for a community group or a private event, please visit our Hall Hire page.

Some of the groups which currently use the hall are:


Chess Club

Chess Club meets monthly in the church hall, usually on a Saturday, 10:30am-6pm. Everyone is welcome. To find out when the club will next meet or for more information contact Norman Went (, 07905 360 659).


Tiny Tots Toddler Group

Every Wednesday 10:00am-12:15pm during term time. Every parent or carer with a child under five is welcome. As well as providing a huge collection of toys, we play games, make crafts, eat healthy snacks and sing nursery rhymes together!

£1 for an adult and child. 30p per extra person. Tea, coffee, drinks and snacks are provided. We have a special section for under 1s. Click here for our Tiny Tots playtime photo gallery. Contact Elizabeth ( for more information.


Chrisp Street Children’s Centre 

The Children’s Centre runs play sessions for under 5s every Tuesday 1:30pm-3pm. All welcome.

For more information contact the Centre at 020 7364 2856.


Kenseikai East London Dojo 

Classes in the martial arts of Iaido, Kendo and Jodo. Both complete beginners and experienced martial artists are welcome.

Kendo practice – every Tuesday from 8-10pm in the hall.

For more information contact Philippe Negri (, 07710 677 508).

Iaido and Jodo practice – every Thursday 8-10pm in the hall.

For more information contact France Empeigne (, 07810 511 894 – Iaido) or Sam Winder (sam_winder@hotmail.com07815 756 891 – Jodo).

To find out more about the dojo, please visit the website.


Vietnamese Lunch Club

Vietnamese Lunch Club meets for lunch in the hall every Monday and Thursday. Drop in for more information.


The hall is located next to St Nicholas Church. Click here for a map.