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All the latest news from St Luke's Community Centre in one place!

How we fund the St Luke’s Lunch Club?

How much does it cost to produce your meal at St Luke’s Lunch Club? The Lunch Club has been a popular service run by St Luke’s Community Centre for over…

Plant-based cooking with Made in Hackney

We worked with Made in Hackney to host a 5-week plant-based cookery class in early 2024, and it was a great chance for some of our members to find out…

Easter Egg Appeal 2024

Join St Luke’s this Easter and help us provide Easter eggs to local families registered to our Food Hub. St Luke’s Food Hub provides weekly groceries to local households who…

Community Champion Grants

We have Community Champion Grants for members of our community who want to spread some happiness with a grant of up to £600 towards an event, workshop, cultural celebration –…

Trusted Standard celebration

We loved inviting our supporters, volunteers and staff to a celebration for achieving Level 1 Trusted Standard for charities from the NCVO in September 2023.

Christmas 2023

There are so many different individuals and organisations to thank for their help with the various events and initiatives we run for our local residents over the festive period. It…

All change at

A new website is a big step for any organisation, but to streamline our events and membership online the time had come, after six years, to make a fresh start….

Sewing for all at St Luke’s

Saving the planet one stitch at a time! Offering crafts, like sewing, has always been important at St Luke’s, giving local people valuable life skills they might not be able…

Over 55s Newsletter

Read the latest news in our Over 55s newsletter – they’ve been enjoying several events at St Luke’s over autumn and are looking forward to the festive build up at…

Community Champion Grants

Last year we launched our Community Champion Grants, appealing to members of our community who wanted to spread some happiness with a grant of up to £600 towards an event,…

Firm Futures Is 10!

Firm Futures Is 10! Firm Futures, a business start-up initiative run by St Luke’s Community Centre, Slaughter and May, a leading international law firm and enterprise expert B consultancy, is…

Office Space to Rent at St Luke’s near Old Street, EC1

Are you looking for office space in Old Street, South Islington EC1? The office space is located on the third floor at St Luke’s Community Centre. It has it’s own…

Meeting the Needs of Our Community

The eagle-eyed amongst you will know we have been recruiting for staff to join our Services team, following a review of all our existing roles and considering a wish-list of…

Striving For Sustainability

An important objective here at the Centre is to work towards carbon neutral or negative by 2030, if not sooner and to also help with sustainability in London. We have…

Are You Struggling with the Cost of Food?

St Luke’s Food Hub provides weekly groceries to locals who are on low income support and struggling financially. We’ll also introduce you to longer term support including free activities, food…

Please contact us on 020 7549 8181 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri)

for more information on the services & activities available at St Luke’s Community Centre, Central Street, South Islington, London.

How It Works

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1. Become a Life Time Member for just £5

You can pay for your membership through this website, or you can email or call 02075498181

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2. Choose an Event or Activity

Look through our activities and events to get involved in in something you like or try something new!

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3. Enjoy Yourself!

We look forward to meeting you, and hope that you enjoy yourself during your chosen activity.

Why Choose St Luke's Community Centre


Helping our localcommunity thrive

Community is at the heart of everything we do and our Community Centre on Central Street, south Islington, enables us and other organisations to offer services and activities for those who need them, giving access to things they might not otherwise get a chance to do.



Based on 301 reviews

We are driven by seeing our local community thrive, with a wide variety of services and activities there is something for everyone to enjoy. Don't just take our word for it though, we have plenty of testimonials on our website which we encourage you to see.

Our Promise

At St Luke's Community Centre we strive to make everyone in the local community feel welcome and valued. We are an inclusive venue. We are a designated Safe Haven and part of Dementia Friendly Islington.

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Are You Eligible?

If you live within our area of benefit, you can become a lifelong member of St Luke’s for just £5 and be part of our vibrant community hub.

Membership gives you access to a wide variety of events, classes, workshops and support services aimed at making life more enjoyable and easier for our local community, providing services they might not otherwise have access to.

We’d love you to join us!
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