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£5.8m a-dilloing in its armour

Q. Do you like Kipling A. I don't know I've never kipled. Just to remind myself that I think the old jokes are the best. And it is slightly…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 yesterday

Mobikes over the hill

A large pod of 'Mobikes' has been spotted occupying a corner of Elthorne Park on Hornsey Rise (near where the Favourite used to be). Danger…

Started by Mark Crouch End

4 Dec 7
Reply by Mark Crouch End

Harringay Ladder traffic improvements = bumper to bumper in Crouch End?

People may know this stuff already, I don't think I did.Haringey council have commissioned a study into improving the traffic in the Harrin…

Started by Mark Crouch End

4 Apr 20
Reply by Adrian Essex

Cranford Way London Concrete Factory - here we go again?

Local residents will remember the battle against the establishment of the concrete factory in Cranford Way, just yards from a children's pl…

Started by Paul Soper

1 Mar 30
Reply by Paul Soper

Allenson House (was a GP surgery) is being refitted as Pace Place on Weston Park

I don't know what 'Pace Place' is and nor did the gentleman in the building laying the flooring. You may remember the recent planning appli…

Started by Adrian Essex

1 Mar 10
Reply by Mark Crouch End

Doing the crossover shuffle on Weston Park

No 147 Ferme Park Road is getting a further make over. The front yard has been relaid and surrounded by a completely featureless wooden fen…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Mar 10

Clever Mike - Bike - cockney rhyming slang

I never knew that . And there is a commercial enterprise of the same name just off the Hornsey Road which does bikes. Clever Mike Recommend…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Mar 1

Goblins and Gremlins and BGORUGs, but not Spriggans

The Gospel Oak to Barking Line has a nickname. I know it as a jolly good way to get from Crouch Hill to Kew Gardens (change at Gospel Oak).…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Feb 9

An old favourite raises its head - Controlled Parking Zones

The exchange below has just popped up on Facebook. It's quite a while since I heard this sort of complaint, and my sympathy for the proposa…

Started by Adrian Essex

2 Jan 25
Reply by Betty M

What to expect from Haringey's Road and Pavement Gritting Service

This text is copied from the Haringey Website. Might be useful to know. Road and Street Gritting These pages provide information about…

Started by Adrian Essex

0 Jan 14


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