Havering Museum



Heritage Lottery Fund

Grant to establish Havering Museum and temporary exhibitions.


London Borough of Havering

Provision of advice and guidance and building lease

Kingston Smith

Kingston Smith, LLP Local Accountants

Supporting Museum events, room hire
brochure and The Titanic: Honour & Glory Exhibition

Kingston Smith have been instrumental in supporting the Museum by contributing to Havering Museum’s WW1 – Suttons Farm 2015 exhibition and sponsoring our Conference, Meeting and Training Facilities brochure and Open Day(s). As a regular user of our corporate facilities they have actively supported the Museum on many different levels.

As a regular user of our corporate facilities Karen Wardell, Kingston Smith Partner said

 “What works for us is the space in the ‘auditorium’ and the space around the Museum to network with our guests. Also, the added bonus is the attention to the history of Havering and the artefacts, which are a great conversation starter.”


Crystal Windows & Doors Ltd

Supporting free school visits

John Oddi, Director of Crystal Windows said

“I like the commitment and hard work that the volunteers of Havering Museum are doing, to support the community of Havering. My company sponsored a number of free school visits to the Museum as I know children will have a great time.”

Ellen Owen, Business Development Manager said

“The support from John and his company is greatly appreciated, as many schools cannot afford to bring their children to the Museum. John is now helping to make this happen. The children always have fun and never want to go home. Companies like John’s who financially sponsor Museum activities helps the Museum to pass on local heritage knowledge to children and also supports our work with older generation of our community. I would like to say a big thank you to Crystal Windows and encourage other local businesses to following in his pioneering footsteps and support the work of the Museum.”

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Mullis & Peake LLP Solicitors

Supporting our Schools Education
programme Events for Older people
(Reminiscence) and Titanic: Honour & Glory

Mullis & Peake are aware that many local schools cannot afford to bring their classes to the Museum, which limits the opportunity for children to learn about their local heritage and decided to fund 10 free school visits. In addition they appreciate to importance of community groups like the Museum’s Friday afternoon Reminiscence group and have decided to also support our work with the older people of Havering.

Joanna Toloczko, Member and Head of Family Department at Mullis & Peake LLP:

“Mullis & Peake LLP is delighted to support Havering Museum and all the valuable work they do in the local community. Our contribution will help local schools with free visits to the Museum and the Reminiscence group, which is a lifeline for older people. We are looking forward to holding some events in the interesting venue provided by the Museum.”

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Clemence Hoar Cummings Ltd, Chartered Accountants

Supporting Variety Club and Titanic: Honour & Glory Exhibition
Sponsorship of Havering Museum’s Variety Club for the over 50s.

The support of Clemence Hoar Cummings has enabled the Museum to continue to offer the Variety Club to our older people for free for a three year period. This group helps to combat social isolation and enables people to learn new skills, have fun and make friends in a creative environment. This group has helped to change the lives of many older people.

David Belbin, Managing Partner comments on the sponsorship.

“Ultimately accountancy is about people and their businesses and looking after clients in a holistic way, from start up to retirement and inheritance tax planning. Every client is unique and so we tailor our services to meet their needs. So, rather than support a specific exhibition, we wanted to support a people based activity. Supporting those who may otherwise feel isolated seemed very worthwhile. It was a pleasure to spend time with the Thursday Variety Club members and I was made to feel very welcome.”


Respondit Web Design

Sponsorship of our website

Havering's leading digital agency.  Respondit supports many local companies with their digital presence, from creating beautiful, fully responsive websites that work across all devices, to producing stunning videos that capture audiences.  Respondit showcase companies brands with carefully crafted designs and ultimately deliver highly effective, targeted marketing campaigns that blends everything together, helping companies grow by driving new business through the door. Respondit is committed to developing local talent through apprenticeship schemes and was awarded 'Development Employer of the Year' and 'Just IT Apprenticeship Employer of the Year' at the Just IT Awards.


Havering Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Sponsorship of Titanic: Honour & Glory Exhibition


Friends of Havering Museum

Provision of funds to purchase equipment and
sponsoring a Museum Guidebook


Tesco’s Gallows Corner

Sponsorship of children and adult events and equipment


Majestic Wines

Cheese and Wine event

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Arcadian Law

Sponsorship of Christmas Tree