Posts Categorized: Latest news

IARA Update 10.5.20

Dear Members Things feel very quiet at the moment. We hope everyone is doing ok. It’s been great seeing people (from a safe distance) on their doorsteps during the lovely weather. Green issues Boma –the garden centre in Islip Street – is now open for online orders and deliveries: Lots happening at Transition Town’s Think… Read more »

IARA Update 28.4.20

Dear Members Firstly, we hope everyone is well. If you need any help (shopping, some virtual company …) please let us know.  There are lots of friendly people willing to help out.PPE Kentish Town Health Centre have been delighted with the masks several of you have made for them. Sophie has forwarded this amazing picture… Read more »

IARA Update 22.4.20

Masks! An urgent call for help One of the GPs at the James Wigg practice has sent out this message: I am one of the partners and we have been discussing the use of masks today.At the time it was felt that reusable masks were not advisable to be used as protective equipment, but there… Read more »

IARA Update 16.4.20

Masks and scrubsQuite a few of you have asked for details of the project based on the Kentish Town Health Centre, to make masks and scrubs for health workers. If any of you would like to be in touch with each other to share ideas, experiences, materials, let us know and we can forward contact… Read more »

Update 12 April 2020

Thank you posters.  Following up the last bulletin which showed Dee’s poster saying Thank you to NHS staff and lots of others – we attached her PDFs.  They are lovely but if you don’t want to print out three A4s, we also attach one we did which is the same excellent wording but in a Word-type document that… Read more »

IARA update 2 April 2020

Dear Members Like many people, we have to think hard to remember what day it is, or how long this very changed world has been our environment. Looking back at the 6 emails we sent to you in March, we realise it is less than a month since we first mentioned the virus, and the… Read more »