Phoenix Voices...

The reopened Fellowship and Star in Bellingham
Jim Ripley

Jim Ripley, our Chief Executive, talks about the Fellowship’s journey from neglected pub to community hub.

Over 10 years ago, I visited the Fellowship with Lewisham and was shocked.

Mildew covered the walls. Rats and pigeons infested the building, while downstairs...

Community Links December 2016
Jonathan Lawn

There’s no colour and no sound. There’s nothing here.”

You know the kind of place I mean. You’ll have seen them from airport buses, or driving around the outskirts of cities. Home next to home, flat above flat, with nothing much else besides. A lonely takeaway. A bookies.

I work in...