"Mr Travers is a local lad - went to Barnet from - where else - our own dear Borough, in which he was Director of Finance. His brother Ben wrote the interesting but long out of print Book of Crouch End.
Perhaps if Mr Walkley seeks…"
"This is worrying. The building forms an essential side of the "agora" of the Hornsey Town Hall complex and its design is in the same modernist Thirties style as the Grade II*-listed main building. If details have been demolished Haringey…"
"The best hope is that this site is nationally listed as of historic interest. Someone - Lesley and/or the new Crouch End forum - should write ASAP to English Heritage asking for it to be spot-listed, enclosing all the photographs and historic…"
"I support what Adrian has written.
If you have seen The Imitation Game, the brilliant film about the Bletchley Park de-cypters, who may well have shortened the war and saved thousands of lives (if you haven't I urge you to…"
"Adrian, thank you for this succinct summary of the issues. I wrote the recent article in the Ham and High about the proposals: “Let’s conserve the Studios, warts and all”. I argued that it boils down to which is more important in…"
"On the contrary, in 31.3 you can see the space in the wall where the booth protruded into the studio; the tap that supplied the water.. not pretty, but industrial archeology rarely is ...
But who cares about a scientific milestone, as long as the…"
"I think Clive is saying that physical survivals of an important and unique piece of history exist.
You may know that the current Government guidance on conservation (the NPPF) states:
"Where there is evidence of deliberate neglect of or damage…"