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Tim and Jack’s St Malo to Collioure bicycle trip

The Big House trustee Tim Wright and and his friend Jack will be setting off on 4th June on a cycle ride which starts in St Malo and ends, 850 miles later (!!!), in Collioure in the South of France. Please support Tim and Jack on this impressive and challenging feat. All your sponsorship money will go […]

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Knife Edge tickets on sale now

Sometimes life cuts deep. Sometimes life needs a slap. Knife Edge is a play about fear, food and family that begins with a murder and ends with a feast. A girl with no name, hungry for life, fights to tell her own story. Immerse yourself in a darkly comic world, and join her on a […]

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2015 Gala Event at Pond

On 25th November 2015 The Big House held a fundraising gala event at Pond in Dalston. We were delighted that so many of our supporters could make it. Guests ate a 3 course dinner with our current members and cast of ELECTRIC and watched the premier of the new Big House documentary. Big House members […]

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Tickets for ‘ELECTRIC’ are now on sale!

In just over a week we will be embarking on a new 12-week Open House Project with 15 young people from across London. They will be participating in life skills, drama and employability workshops, rehearsals and performances, this time at The Rio in Dalston! Faith has a secret. She can’t let anyone close.  She can’t […]

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The Big House: A Documentary

A wonderful team of filmmakers, Isis Thompson, Harry Lighton, Grace Wyld and Josh Carpenter are raising money to make an observational documentary about The Big House and to record the journey of the young people on our next Open House Project. The documentary which will be screened at the Rio Cinema in Dalston will enable us […]

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Visit to Dreamland in Margate

Last Saturday The Big House went to Margate to visit the newly renovated and re-imagined amusement park Dreamland. The sun shone for us and we spent the day on some truly terrifying rides, saw the high divers, rode on the bumper cars, had fish and chips and ice cream on the beach, and went to the Tate […]

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The Big House on Channel 4

If you missed it last week you still have time to watch ‘Revenge Porn’, the Channel 4 documentary that everyone’s talking about with an appearance from The Big House actors in Part 3. Watch it on 4OD here. Available until 8th September. Join the conversation on Twitter #RevengePorn.

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Third Sector Awards Shortlisting

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Third Sector Awards in the category of Small Charity: Big Achiever! The winners will be announced on the 24th September.

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Drop-ins every Tuesday

Our weekly drop-ins have started up again and every week we open up our doors to not only our members but also other young people from across London.  On Tuesdays the drop-in takes place at our studio at Hackney Downs Studios from 5pm-8pm.  Every week is different but there are always a lot of friendly faces and […]

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2015 Gala Night!

The Big House is absolutely delighted that leading North and East London estate agent Currell are sponsoring our 2015 Gala Night! Last years Gala was our biggest fundraising event to date, and with Currell’s involvement we have high hopes for this year’s event. We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone at Currell […]

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