Ilford celebrates Social Saturday at the Ilford Green Pop Up market 14 Oct

Social Saturday is a chance for socialBuy social enterprises to shout out loud about the fantastic work they do.  Social enterprises and the wider sector are encouraged to put on events, open their doors and invite their local politicians to find out more about their work.  Social Saturday is 14th October 2017.

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Ilford’s monthly community and environmental hub, market & cafe is leading on Redbridge celebrations of  Social Saturday 2017. Sophia Hubs is a partner in this venture.

Come along to support some fabulous, local not for profit businesses: green pop up market bikesIlford Recycles,  Organic IlfordSkillademy and the Ilford Transition community cafe.

Join and enjoy Redbridge skill sharing and workshops:

  • Bring your broken bits & bobs and electricals and see if Hament  and Dilip can mend them (free) or get your bike repaired/serviced by Ilford Recycles
  • Planting winter veg /making paper pots  with  Commonwealth Gardeners
  • 11.30  am:  YouTube clips with Sobia Mahmud on solutions to the plastic problem including ‘the boy who saved  the  oceons’
  • 12.30 pm: Fermenting vegetables (from Organic  Ilford) with Begonia of Ilford Transition Town
  • 1 pm:  How to hair braid with Therese  of  Skillademy

And of course enjoy the market and cafe  …..


  • Browse the stalls:  natural cosmetics, jewelry,  upcycled crafts, cards, plants, bric a brac, bikes…
  • And buy homemade cakes, healthy veggie meals and fresh Ilford herb teas from the community cafe.

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Come along on Saturday 14th October to the Ilford Green Pop Up Market, celebrate Social Saturday, join in, enjoy,  eat and bring  your friends 🙂 

For more info contact Begonia of Ilford Transition Town/ Sophia Hubs on or  07985 540786 or Ros on / 07957 534908

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