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George Alagiah helps Neigbours in Poplar mark 40 years of volunteering

PUBLISHED: 12:00 16 November 2009 | UPDATED: 15:15 05 October 2010

George Alagiah presents Sister Christine with bouquet

George Alagiah presents Sister Christine with bouquet

VOLUNTEERS got together to celebrate 40 years of community work in Poplar. BBC newsreader George Alagiah joined the party and presented Sister Christine Frost with a huge bouquet of flowers for her work with Neighbours in Poplar over the last four dec

VOLUNTEERS got together to celebrate 40 years of community work in Poplar.

BBC newsreader George Alagiah joined the party and presented Sister Christine Frost with a huge bouquet of flowers for her work with Neighbours in Poplar over the last four decades.

Past and present volunteers joined the fun at St Matthias Community Centre in Poplar High Street.

Volunteers help befriend older residents, serve up Christmas dinner and get involved with school holiday activities and there is always room for more people to get involved in projects at the St Matthias Community Centre in Poplar High Street.

Contact 020 7 987 0257 for more details.


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