Some useful links – The Irish Embassy in London – Returning to Ireland -A directory of Irish sites on the web – Comhaltas Ceoltoirí Éireann – GAA in the UK – North London Gaelic Football Club – Flights to Ireland – Flights to Ireland – Ferries to Ireland – Ferries to Ireland – Database of Irish terms – Online Irish dictionary – Irish government website – Ireland’s national broadcaster – watch / listen – Irish language TV channel

Other London based Irish organisations

Aisling Return To Ireland Project
c/o London Irish Centre
50-52 Camden Sq.
London NW1
Tel. 0207 916 2222
The Aisling Project was formed in April 1994 to provide an annual supported holiday and aftercare for long-term migrants to Britain [including Irish tenants from Arlington House hostel].

The Old Library Building
Willesden Green
Library Centre
95 High Rd
Willesden NW10
Tel. 0208 459 6655
Information and advice service offering advice on housing, referrals, accessing benefits, and with many other issues affecting the Irish community. Also housing outreach support. The BIAS Community Service works with children, families, and the elderly, including daycare.

BIAS Irish Traveller Project
332 Rainers Lane
Middlesex HA5 JED
Innovative front-line project and development agency for Irish travellers and their families.

Cricklewood Homeless Concern
60 Ashford Road
London NW2 6TU
ph. 020 8208 1608
fx. 020 8830 5637
CHC is a voluntary sector charity working with single homeless people in Brent and surrounding boroughs. We offer a range of basic and specialised services from hot meals and washing facilities to advice, counselling, identifying suitable accommodation, resettlement and outreach work. We rely on a range of funders and our local community to support our work.

Irish Chaplaincy in Britain
London Irish Centre
52 Camden Sq. NW! 9XB
Tel. 0 20 7482 5528
Fax:020 7482 4815

Irish In Greenwich
24 Greens End
SE18 6JY
Tel. 0208 8544466
Fax. 0208 8542992
Information on benefits and accommodation, employment, many other issues. Social care and welfare projects. Outreach to older persons and befriending. Free Legal advice. Also social and cultural events.

Irish Support & Advice Service
Hammersmith & Fulham Irish Centre
Blacks Rd W6 9DT
Tel. 0208 7410466
Information and advice on a wide range of issues, including housing and benefits. Outreach and social support for families and individuals. Full cultural and social programme.

Kilburn Irish Youth Project
Kingsgate Community Centre
107 Kingsgate Rd NW6
Tel. 0207 3721764
Counselling and support for young Irish people.

Lewisham Irish Community Centre
2a Davenport Rd
Tel. 0208 6956264
[information and advice] 0208 695 9608
Information and advice on housing, benefits and a wide range of other issues. Social and cultural events, including a pensioners group. Also, Irish Youth Cafe and Support Project.

London Irish Centre
50-52 Camden Sq.
Tel. 0207 916 2222
Housing, benefits, employment and training advice. Help with legal problems, missing persons and alcohol problems. Help with birth certificates and ID.

The South London Irish Centre
140 Hartfield Road
(off the Broadway)
Wimbledon SW19 3TG
Tel. 020 8 543 0608
A social, cultural and welfare centre for the Irish in South London.

Southwark Irish Forum
116a Lordship Lane
SE22 8HD
Tel. 0208 299 9940
Irish Music & Language Classes every Thursday, regular dances, Gaelic Festival and Annual Irish Festival first weekend in July.

Southwark Irish Pensioners Project
19 Spa Road,
London, SE16 3SA
Charity No: 1088387
Company No: 3915939
Main Office & Day Centre:
020 7232 1004
Community Support Service:
020 7232 1699
020 7232 1994
Services for Irish pensioners in South London.