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Here today, gone tomorrow

Started May 4 0 Replies

Here at 1 Park Road has closed 18 months after opening.It's a shame this key site so close to the Clocktower seems to struggle. Here took over after it had been empty for a long time. Aesthetically…Continue

Peak Caffeine?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Adrian Essex Feb 21. 2 Replies

Another café on Crouch Hill. Next to Foxy Groomers and next door but one to Coffee Circus! Think the precious tenant was the Turkish gift shop. Are we at peak Caffeine in N8 yet?

New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be

Started this discussion. Last reply by graham B Mar 11. 12 Replies

The new fit-out has started already. With Bishops and Patels very close by and well-established, I wonder how this one will fare.And will they make a good job of repairing their own rotted window…Continue

Tags: #newshops

Co-op Door

Started Sep 22, 2018 0 Replies

Someone has taken agin ....Continue

Tags: #vandalism

 

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Here today, gone tomorrow

Here at 1 Park Road has closed 18 months after opening.It's a shame this key site so close to the Clocktower seems to struggle. Here took over after it had been empty for a long time. Aesthetically it was a great improvement on the eyesore left behind when Bouga moved out. See More
May 4
N8Princess replied to Adrian Essex's discussion It's not the biggest aspidistra in the world @Ediths_London and Roux
"Edith's House has closed. Windows obscured while the refit takes place to reveal "Under New Management" new incarnation 'The Clock'."
Apr 30
N8Princess replied to Adrian Essex's discussion Cleanse your palate and your pores - @SorbetSalonsUK
"For months after Sorbet closed down, the lights continued to blaze and the shelves were fully stocked. But recently there have been signs of a refit and now it seems this site will be the third branch of nordic-inspired beauty…"
Apr 21
N8Princess replied to Adrian Essex's discussion Stop Subway and buy one
"Full marks for hyphenating 'gluten-free'. Shame about the unnecessary hyphen in 'Crouch-End'.  This looks like a third outlet after Covent Garden and Stratford. Will an ice cream shop survive here, even one offering Flavours…"
Apr 7
N8Princess replied to Edwin Sapatsch's discussion Opinion8 being used by scammer.
"I remember that one. Clever old you, I never thought of going round to his house - which of course is just round the corner - with a wodge of used fivers. I used PayPal as instructed and "Mr Erssex" actually had the audacity to…"
Mar 31
N8Princess replied to Adrian Essex's discussion Heave a sigh of relief - #crouchend @middeys
""Under new management" Turkish restaurant in Middey's site."
Mar 24
N8Princess replied to Adrian Essex's discussion Heave a sigh of relief - #crouchend @middeys
Mar 24
graham B replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
"The signage is horrendous and all the brushes and buckets on the pavement VERY Wood Green There goes the neighborhood?"
Mar 11
Adrian Essex replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
"I understand that a couple of members of the local planning group vigilantes took this up with Haringey enforcement to achieve the relocation. A small success for localism and the local authority. I rather dislike the peremptory instruction…"
Feb 22
Adrian Essex replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
"I've given this a local headline and identified the cause"
Feb 22
Sean Boyle replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
" Win some, lose some. It is reported that Thomerson's is to close. Where will we get those bits of wood? https://www.harringayonline.com/forum/topics/timber-shop-middle-lane-crouch-end"
Feb 22
N8Princess replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
"And pleased to see the rather ferocious external security shutters have been replaced with internal ones. A bit less Fortress Tottenham and more in keeping with our urban village landscape."
Feb 21
Adrian Essex replied to N8Princess's discussion Peak Caffeine?
"You must have read the "Peak Bean" analysis on the Crouch End Neighbourhood Forum. The comments at the bottom point out that a lot has happened since the snapshot in December. Incidentally, I had a very pleasant interlude in the new place,…"
Feb 21
Adrian Essex replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
"Homebase!!! Of actually useful shops, as opposed to nail bars and estate agents, Crouch End has two excellent hardware stores in Bishops and Patel's. Shop local."
Feb 21
Rob Jackson replied to N8Princess's discussion New shop opening: Hardware & DIY store where Riley's used to be
"New hardware store now open. An impressive range of products, should save a trek over to Homebase in future. Not so good though for Bishops and the Greek electrical shop."
Feb 21
N8Princess replied to N8Princess's discussion Peak Caffeine?
Feb 21

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