Pop in and visit us!

We are always keen for a chat and a cup of tea the office is open from 9.30am – 5.00pm, Monday - Friday.

Alternatively come and join in our various activities throughout the week or for our service on a Sunday at 11am.

Did you know that you can hire the Engine Room starting from as little as £20 per hour? It's a great place no matter what your event from Meetings to Parties. Contact the office for more infomation.

The Engine Room & St Francis church

Unit A Eagle Heights

Lebus Street

Hale Village


N17 9FU

Tel: 020 8808 5490

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Meet our team

Andrew WThe Revd Andrew Williams is the Priest Missioner at The Engine Room. Andrew joined the team in September 2014 having worked as a priest in different parts of the world, most recently in Perth, Western Australia. Andrew is passionate about community ministry and wants to help the new church of St Francis establish itself as a focal point for community activities in Tottenham Hale.


AJ PicAndrew Johnston is our Operations Manager. Andrew J or AJ has worked in the charity sector for over 25 years, mostly with international charities, but he was also the first CEO of the Mudchute Association on the Isle of Dogs. He is a local resident living on the Tottenham Green estate, former Chair of Governors at The Green Primary School (now Holy Trinity) and a lifelong Spurs fan


tracy2 Tracy Gidley is our part-time administrator at The Engine Room, she joined the team in March 2014.  Tracy previous work in the charity section was running a museum gift shop and before that she  worked as a manger and team trainer within various retail enviroments. When not in the office she can often be found volunteering at Engine Room events & activities


Maria Joseph is a childrens worker who you will see at our tots group - messy play and our pop-up cafe every week on Ferry Lane estate. Maria has a creative background and designs costumes for such events as the Notting Hill carnival as well as using her skills here at the Engine Room.



 Sunmin Park is a volunteer via Time For God. You will find Sunmin mainly in the office supporting AJ and the team. However, she also helps with Art Workshop, Messy Play and with St Francis services & Junior Church on a Sunday.  Sunmin is from South Korea and has a background it I.T. she is hoping to develop her skills in Ccmmunity working as well as English.