Welcome to the community website of Alexandra Park neighbourhood in London. Our aim is to encourage interaction, both online and in person, between local people in Alexandra Park and surrounding neighbourhoods, as well as providing a channel for local information. Use it to discuss local issues, find out about local events and post your own events, create a group, recycle items …

We would like discussions to be constructive and wide-ranging enough for all members to feel comfortable using the site, providing a space for everybody who would like to take part. So if something is not being talked about which you think should be, start a new discussion!  For more information, see About the Site.

Latest Activity on the Site

Alex King posted an event
We will be meeting this Saturday to work on the beds on Crescent Rise/Albert Road.
We have watered the beds during the very dry spells and they have survived and thrived.  However, the weeds have also grown and we would really appreciate your help i…
yesterday
Stephanie Bayliss is now a member of Alexandra Park Neighbours
yesterday
Isha added a forum post
GP online services is a quick, easy and a secure way to book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and view parts of your GP health record, including information about medication, allergies, vaccinations, previous illnesses and test results. T…
yesterday
Justine liked Justine's event Cat MOT £5 and Microchip £5
yesterday
Susie Holden added a forum post
My in-laws are coming to stay later this week and we will need to blow up a borrowed air-bed. Does anyone have one of those brilliant fairly heavy duty bicycle pumps that make light work of this kind of job? Many thanks, Susie
yesterday
Sureka Fernando commented on Sureka Fernando's event Salsa Wednesdays Summer Course!
"NEWSFLASH - Our Salsa Wednesdays Summer Course starts this Wednesday.
Book online at http://www.salsawithsureka.com or call Sureka on 07984 136 961.

See you on the dancefloor!
Sureka and Patrick xx

http://www.salsawithsureka.com
https://www.facebo…"
yesterday
Nancy Rossi added a forum post
Just had another beautiful decorating job done by Viktor Tizak.  Immaculate work, highly recommended.
Phone 07596494059, email viktortizak@gmail.com
Nancy
Monday
Sureka Fernando commented on Sureka Fernando's event English Conversation Club
"Hi guys,
Looking forward to seeing you on Saturday!

Please RSVP if you are coming so I can book a table for us at The Ranelagh.

See you on Saturday! Have a lovely week,
Sureka x

Sureka Fernando
DIrector
Gabriella English Language School
www.me…"
Monday
Sureka Fernando posted an event
Join our fun and friendly General English Courses at Gabriella English Language School, North London!  Our General English Classes in Bounds Green, N11, are an ideal way to improve all aspects of your English - speaking, listening, reading, writing…
Sunday
Annabel Gregory replied to Susie Holden's forum post Solidarity with Finsbury Park Mosque
"Thanks for doing this, Susie, and for the pictures."
Sunday
Justine replied to Justine's forum post Local rescue cats and kittens needing homes
"I've updated all the photos above to show Stokey's current cats and kittens needing homes. Please email Stokey with any enquiries as they would love to hear from you! stokeycatsndogs@gmail.com
One of the photos shows Arnold who is a very friendly, c…"
Sunday
Veronica Royet-Chacon posted an event
    For the first time this year, we are selling tickets and raising funds for Rhodes Avenue Primary School.Tickets are available online for £8 and £10 at the door. Our audience will be welcomed at 6.30pm,when doors open, to enjoy some fabulous spec…
Saturday
Susie Holden added a forum post
Saturday
Francesca Jussa is now a member of Alexandra Park Neighbours
Saturday
Susie Holden replied to Cathy Daniels's forum post garden help
"Thanks so much for the recommendation, Cathy. I have seen how lovely your front garden looks and will get in touch with Zoe to see if she can help us with ours."
Saturday
Sureka Fernando commented on Sureka Fernando's event English Conversation Club
"Want to practise your English?
Join our fun, friendly group and talk to new people and native speakers.
Please contact me on 07984 136 961 if you have any queries.

Sureka Fernando
Gabriella English Language School"
Friday
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Manage your health online 24/7

GP online services is a quick, easy and a secure way to book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and view parts of your GP health record, including information about medication, allergies, vaccinations, previous illnesses and test results. This means that you can now access your GP practice and manage your health online in the same way you manage other areas of your life such as shopping and banking.GP online services are available at all Haringey surgeries to help local residents…

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Events

Saturday Morning English Classes in North London

Street Gardening, Crescent Rise/Albert Road

  • Description:

    We will be meeting this Saturday to work on the beds on Crescent Rise/Albert Road.

    We have watered the beds during the very dry spells and they have survived and thrived.  However, the weeds have also grown and we would…

  • Added By: Alex King

Dorance Lorza & the Sexteto Cafe

Events Calendar

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Cat MOT - 27 June from 10-1pm - Wood Green Animal Charity, 601 Lordship Lane N22

Jazz@Karamel Alex Merritt/Steve Fishwick quintet - 29 June at 7pm - Karamel Restaurant

Pond Action Day - 1 July from 11-1pm - Pond enclosure in Albert Road Rec (behind children's playground)

Street Gardening - 1 July 11-1pm - at roudabout, junction of Crescent Rise and Albert Road

Fortismere Community Symphony Orchestra concert - 1 July at 7.30pm - St. Andrew's Church, Alexandra Park Road N10

Jazz@Karamel Dorance Lorza & the Sexteto Cafe - 5 July at 7pm - Karamel Restaurant

Our place in the Universe - a talk on Cosmology - 6 July from 5-6.30pm at Alexandra Park Library. A SAPL free event.

Alexandra Chorus' Summer Concert - 8 July at 7pm - St Andrew's Church, Alexandra Park Road N10

Alexandra Park Neighbours Summer Gathering and AGM - 12 July from 7-9pm - the Pavilion Cafe, Albert Road Rec

Jazz@Karamel: Mornington Lockett and Friends   - 13 July at 7pm - Karamel Restaurant

Turandot from the Royal Opera 14 July - Alexandra Park N22

The Pavilion Summer Arts and Crafts Fair - 16 July from 10-4pm - Albert Road Rec

Jazz@Karamel: Nick Costley-White Trio - 20 July at 7pm - Karamel Restaurant

Jazz@Karamel: End of Season Jam - 27 July at 7pm - Karamel Restaurant

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Local Courses

Children's Martial Arts classes - Saturday mornings from 12.15-1pm - Alexandra Park School. From 5 years old, starts April 22.

English Language and Sightseeing - Mondays 10.30-1pm (in central London).

Saturday English Classes - 10.30-12.30pm at Gabriella English Language School, Brownlow Road N11.

Thursday Intermediate English Classes - 10-12pm at Gabriella English Language School, Brownlow Road N11.

Sewing Workshops - Wednesdays from 5-8pm - 40 Cumberland Road (now a Chocolate Factory site), Wood Green. Run by Studio 306 Collective.

Salsa Sundays at 4-5pm - St. Andrew's Church Hall, Chase Side, New Southgate

Salsa Wednesdays at 7pm - Bounds Green School, Bounds Green Road N11

Hatha Yoga and Meditation in small groups - weekly classes and bi-monthly workshops in Muswell Hill

Lingotot French and Spanish classes for babies and toddlers on Wednesday and Saturday mornings at the Woodman Pub, Highgate (414 Archway Road)

Life Drawing at the Pavilion - Tuesdays 7.30-10pm (term time only) - Cafe, Albert Road Rec.

Home-Start Haringey Volunteers training courses at 100 Tower Gardens Road N17

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Regular Activities

Go Ape! - in the Upper Field (just below the boating lake), Alexandra Park (booking advised)

Afro Rhythm Aerobics - Fridays 8-9pm at Everyone's Climbing Tree, Station Road N22

Make, Play and Prosecco - free drop-in craft and social sessions on Wednesdays 7.30-9.30 at Pavilion Cafe, Albert Road Rec.

Palace Gates Community Gardening - on the Triangle and at the Albert Road mini-roundabout - usually at 11am on the first Saturday in the month

Alexandra Chorus - Wednesdays 7-9pm at Alexandra Park School

Salsa Wednesdays - social dancing 8-9pm, Bounds Green School, Bounds Green Road N11

Ally Pally Parkrun - free five-kilometer run every Saturday at 9am. Register online

Pavilion Crafts on Thursdays 11.0-12.30 - Cafe, Albert Road Rec.

Conservation Volunteers work in Alexandra Park - 2nd Sunday of the month from 10am to 3.30pm

Lazy Sundays - Kabaret @ Karamel Restaurant - open 11am, lunch from 1pm

Bowes Park Folk Club - usually on the first Thursday of each month from 8 to 10pm at Mum's Bistro, Myddleton Road

Three Reading Groups at Big Green Bookshop - at 7pm on the last Monday in the month, the second Tuesday in the month, and the Short Story group on the first Thursday in the month

St. Andrew's Parish Church - Sunday services: 10am Sung Eucharist with Footsteps for children; 6pm Evening Prayer

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Blog

Hope some folk can look at the latest crowdfunder to pay for a judicial review of the upcoming decision by Haringey Cabinet to go ahead with their highly risky, indeed reckless and unconsulted, Haringey Development Vehicle. This is now due for agreement by this inner corps of the Council on 3 July --- without ever bothering to go to full Council, never mind actually ask local taxpayers what we think of selling off our public authority land, estates and business premises to a so-called 50/50…

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