Autumnal Apple Juicing

Last week the King’s Cross Story Palace team were invited to take part in an Apple Juicing day on the Priory Green Estate. Run by The Orchard Project, a national charity dedicated to the creation, restoration and celebration of community orchards, the Apple Juicing day was a lovely way to bring the local community together. …

Summer Fun at the Camden Mela

This weekend the King’s Cross Story Palace team popped along to the Camden Mela to speak to locals about the project and to sample the delights of this long running community festival. The word ‘Mela’ is a Sanskrit word which means ‘gathering’ or ‘to meet’ which is used in the Indian subcontinent for all sizes …

Guest blog: Katie Devlin, 17, Somers Town

Since the start of the project we have been working with some fantastic volunteers who have been helping us make the King’s Cross project come alive. Here Katie Devlin, who joined the team for a week of work experience, reflects on growing up in the area.   My King’s Cross King’s Cross is a great …

Happy Volunteers’ Week from King’s Cross Story Palace

Volunteers’ Week is an annual celebration of the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK.  Taking place from 1st-7th June every year, it showcases different volunteering roles through recruitment events, taster sessions and activities across the country. Earlier this week members of the King’s Cross Story Palace team attended the Summer 2017 Volunteering …