From community events and business news to tips on maintaining your garden over the winter, here we have something for everyone. Our community is a busy, active one. We support residents in their own events as well as host special seasonal events in the park at De Beauvoir Square and in the De Beauvoir Block. We also get involved in wider community events such as the Hackney Half Marathon.
Our 'Insights' are written by our expert in-house team and our special monthly guest bloggers who cover some first-hand stories from people in De Beauvoir town. Our news will keep on coming - at The Benyon Estate there is never a dull day!
Earlier this month, we said farewell to Office Manager Vanessa Cocozza, as she moves on to a new role in HR for a technology firm.
We recently spoke with local resident Leon Van Rooyen whose journey into garden design began after his corporate career ended due to the pandemic.
The Literacy Pirates 10th anniversary evening was a celebration of everything that the charity has achieved since it was founded.
The transformation of 100 De Beauvoir Road from mixed-use office and residential to contemporary office space has achieved practical completion.
Estate Manager Edward Benyon has put his best foot forward by taking part in the ‘Strictly Dancing Ball’ to raise funds for Teens Unite Fighting Cancer.
The popular Crown and Manor Club – a youth club for boys aged 8 to 18 – has opened its all-new junior club.
Spring has begun to show its face across De Beauvoir Town and there is a real sense of life in the air. At the De Beauvoir Block, it is equally as vibrant, buzzing with activity from our tenants. Here’s a glimpse of what they have been up to this past month.
Local artist Jane Smith has lived and worked in Hackney for almost 30 years and takes inspiration from the world around her to create striking prints of street scenes using bold colours and definite lines.
8th March is International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the achievements of women. To mark the occasion, we want to introduce some of the wonderful women at the Benyon Estate.
Süss is an online Cake Studio in East London that specialises in natural dessert tables, wedding cakes and bespoke celebration cakes.
The Benyon Estate team recently enjoyed a visit to the Crown and Manor Club on Wiltshire Row, N1, to discover the history and work of the club.
The creative community at the De Beauvoir Block has wasted no time in getting 2022 off to a successful start.
A community space in De Beauvoir is to be given a new lease of life thanks to investment from the council to put it at the heart of the community once more.
As spring approaches, we await the familiar sounds and sights of swifts returning from their winter in Africa.
A highlight of the Benyon Estate’s social calendar is welcoming our long-standing tenants and their families for a festive afternoon tea at the De Beauvoir Block each year.
The De Beauvoir Christmas shopping trail returned on Saturday 4th December, with the streets of De Beauvoir Town transformed into a festive Christmas market.
To get you into the festive spirit, there is plenty going on across Hackney and De Beauvoir Town this December.
‘Another Drop in the Ocean’ was a glorious evening of music and celebrations organised to raise funds for De Beauvoir Welcomes Refugees (DBWR).
East London Mornings is a travel, food and drink blog run by De Beauvoir resident Katya Katkova.
During the pandemic, many people have found refuge in gardens and green spaces but none of this comes as news to De Beauvoir Gardeners Club. They have been sharing their love of gardening for a very long time.
In October, contractors from across the Estate gathered at the De Beauvoir Block to celebrate the hard work and successes of the past 18 months and beyond.
Acclaimed milliner Justin Smith of J Smith Esquire has created hats and headpieces for fashion weeks and runways across the globe, his work has been sold in boutiques and renowned department stores worldwide, and he creates bespoke pieces for private commissions.
To celebrate returning to our offices and to thank everyone for their continued support, we were pleased to welcome tenants and members to a glittering drinks party at the De Beauvoir Block.
Calling De Beauvoir Block tenants – the new members area on The Block website is now live!