Pedro Youth Club, Hackney
Location: North London
Manager: James Cook MBE
Wickes local store partner(s):
Wickes Tottenham, Wickes Edmonton
Store Manager: Raj Patel, Craig Bowler
Work at the Pedro Club commenced in July 2012 and VIY activities included replacing the kitchen, repairing and repainting the front of the building, repainting the playground, replacing doors and locks, fixing the showers, and rebuilding a wall in the toilet block. Up to 20 young people and eight professional tradespeople were involved throughout the project, and work was completed in August 2012.