The London Irish Centre charity provides care, culture and community to the Irish in London.

The charity works across London from its home in Camden Square.

Care - looking after the most vulnerable 

We support the most vulnerable members of our community right across London.

Culture - promoting Irish arts & culture

We present London’s leading programme of Irish arts and culture, both at our Camden home and in partnership with London’s best cultural venues.

  • Music - concerts, festivals, showcases and sessions

  • Dance – set dances, Irish céilís and Irish step dancing

  • Theatre – regular fringe theatre, spoken word and co-presentations

  • Education – high-quality courses in Irish language, music, culture and history

  • Library – home to the London Irish Library. Book a visit here

  • Online – we use digital to amplify the impact of our cultural programme

  • Support – offering discounted space to community and cultural groups through our Community Usage Programme. Contact us here

  • Visual art & Film – art exhibitions and regular Irish film nights.

  • Discussion & debate – lectures, panel discussion and debates 

Community - connecting the Irish in London

We are the heart of a large, diverse and multi-generational Irish community. Through events, gatherings and online platforms, we connect and support this community.

  • Website - our busy website provides resources, information and opportunities to get involved

  • Social Media (links below) - connecting and communicating with the Irish in London

  • Global Irish – London is home to the biggest Irish population outside of Ireland, we are deeply connected to both Ireland and the global Irish diaspora

  • Befriending - matching volunteers with isolated older Irish people

  • Volunteering - over 100 volunteers generously supporting our work

  • Family playgroup - engaging new generations with Irish culture

  • The Venue - hosting hundreds of social, cultural community events every years. See the upcoming programme here.

Click here to see upcoming events or click here to contact us.

You can sign up for our fortnightly community e-newsletter at the bottom of this page.