Tag: london

The TFFLA and the Hospital for sick children

The Transport & Friends For Life Association has been fundraising for Great Ormond Street Hospital charity for 4 years. Every year at our annual Xmas party for Transport staff “Merry Mask”, we ask our colleagues to donate gifts and host a grand raffle with all funds raised going to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Recently […]

Gift-giving Transport staff

Every year the Transport & Friends For Life Association hold a gift drive for numerous charities at Christmas. This falls in with our ethos of giving whilst having fun. Transport staff are encouraged to purchase gifts for children between the ages of 0-18 years old to donate to the TFFLA. We then distribute to either […]

TFFLA Merry Mask Party 2019

Sat 30th November 2019 we hosted our annual charity dinner and masquerade party for Transport For London staff. A fun night was had by all at the plush 4* central London venue; the Ambassador Hotel. The night began with a complimentary glass of champagne for each guest accompanied by a steel band solo from Endurance […]

DayBreak~ The Transport workers Ultimate Day party.

On Sunday 4th August we will see London transport workers and friends come together for the first-ever day party. As an organisation, we host many events throughout the year and look forward to the summer where we have much more relaxed and informal affairs. DAYBREAK gives us the chance to let our hair down, party, socialise, […]

TFFLA Day at the Seaside

Join us for some FAMILY FUN BY THE SEA! On Tuesday 6th August this year we are taking Transport for London staff, their family and friends to Clacton on Sea for the day. We love bringing our transport colleagues together socially and this day is a lovely relaxing event for the whole family. Throughout the […]

Connecting with retired London Transport staff

On Monday 1st April 2019 we hosted our 5th annual luncheon for retired London Transport staff at 55 Broadway, TfL pension headquarters. After a prompt arrival by our guests at 12 pm, our founder Sherelle delivered a welcome presentation to new and old members. Informing them of our achievements in 2018 and our planned events […]

Are you lonely?

Prime minister Teresa May launched the Government’s first loneliness strategy this month, tackling what is said to be the greatest public health challenge of our time.  Surveys revealed between one and five people a day are suffering with loneliness which can be as bad for your health as smoking or obesity.  Have you ever felt […]

You’re worth it! Why our TFL Xmas party is the best

  2018 is nearly over and we can’t believe how fast it went? I can remember the retiree luncheon like it was yesterday. The hectic excitement of Ascot followed by two new events; our summer party and the family day trip to the seaside. Both of these were lovely relaxed additions to our events calendar. […]

Going going……and just like that the art was gone!

Last Wednesday on the international day of charity we hosted our annual charity art auction for the Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity.  We had sketches, paintings, photographs and pottery donated to us by colleagues from across the Transport For London network. Raising the highest bids were donations from MH-illustrates.com who sketched a beautiful life size nude […]

Do you have to be LGBT+ to join in?

Saturday 7th July saw thousands of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans people take to the London streets for the Pride in London parade. UK Black Pride also took place on Sunday and looked like so much fun! It was a glorious weekend celebrating identity and the freedom of being with whoever you want to be […]