Where Are They Now – Melys Codo

What did you study and when did you graduate? I completed a Masters in Media and Communications, and I graduated in December 2017. What did you do as a CEN8 volunteer? During my time at CEN8, I was in charge of reporting and writing about CEN8 activities. I had the opportunity to interview professionals from…

The Evolution of Grinchmas by Hazel Meades

It’s come to that time of year where we drag out the tinsel, carols and over-watched festive films. However, with the advent of reboots this advent, there’s a cinematic addition to an old family favourite. How does this new Grinch compare to his previous incarnations? Despite my childhood fondness of Dr Seuss books (I have…

THANK YOU!!!!

To everyone who supported us at yesterday’s bake sale.  We raised a whopping £101 for our CEN8Kids Art Club. Here’s a taster (see what I did there?) of the day!!  Thanks to our brilliant bakers: Nicole, Tasmin, Hazel, Giulia, Ruba and Emmy as well as Bronwyn for this video and Hazel for the music behind…

Bake Sale Poster Designs

Our amazing Design Team have been hard at work designing posters for our up coming Bake sale on 28 November to raise funds for our children’s Art Club.  They are just too good not to share with you – let us know your favourite!   Thanks to Zying Li, Kar Lam Ng, Yixin Sun and…

Volunteer of the Month: Hazel

Hazel Meades has been a massive help since she started with CEN8 several weeks ago–writing articles, mixing music and anywhere else she could offer assistance. She’s already reached her first HEAR goal by working over 36 hours. We’re excited to see where Hazel takes us with her creative contributions!

The Shining: Book vs Film a Review by Hazel Meades

Tis’ the season of damp pumpkins. The days are getting darker and leaves are starting to fall. As Halloween approaches what better time is there to look over this 1980s classic? Stanley Kubrick’s iconic horror film has seeped into modern culture to the point of parody (e.g: that Simpsons Halloween episode). The pop-cultural osmosis is…