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 …

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Rachael Booth replied to Stephen Brice's forum post PLEASE SIGN THE PINKHAM WAY ALLIANCE PETITION
"Hi.  Where would I find information to understand the argument for using Pinkham Way for the waste treatment plant. I've only seen the argument against.  My Mum lives in Sussex where there was a lot of opposition to a treatment plant locally but she…"
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Rachael Booth posted an event
Hope you can make it along to the next Muswell Hill Creatives Winter Market - 24 stalls of gifts and goodies by local independent designers and makers.  #KeepitLocalthisChristmas.  
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Parish of Alexandra Park added a forum post
  COMING SOONSt Andrew's Autumn BazaarSaturday 17 November, 2.00-4.30pm See You There! www.alexandrapark.org @alexparkparish
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Sabba Choudry is now a member of Alexandra Park Neighbours
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Stephen Middleton posted photos
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Sureka Fernando posted an event
Salsa With Sureka is very excited to invite you to our Salsa Xmas Party on Wednesday 12 December 2018. Beautiful, spacious dancefloor, festive nibbles and a licensed bar. Dance the night away to your favourite Salsa, Bachata and a touch of RnB! We k…
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Annabel Gregory replied to Stephen Brice's forum post UPDATE ON HARINGEY and NORTH LONDON WASTE PLAN
"Big relief to have the meeting postponed !?"
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Admin replied to Stephen Brice's forum post UPDATE ON HARINGEY and NORTH LONDON WASTE PLAN
"Thanks for the update Stephen."
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Kate Crawford added a forum post
This is our cat, Sunflower, who has gone missing. We live in Alexandra Park Road, but he's a frequent visitor to Victoria Road and Harcourt Road, and we think he's gone further afield now. If anyone has seen him, please contact us on 020 8881 5651 /…
Thursday
Stephen Brice added a forum post
Haringey Cabinet was scheduled to consider the North London Waste Plan next Tuesday, November 13th, and PWA was intending to send a deputation.PLEASE NOTE that the Council has now postponed this until January 22nd.PWA will keep you updated via newsl…
Thursday
MR Hywel Sedgwick-Jell is now a member of Alexandra Park Neighbours
Wednesday
Justine replied to Justine's forum post Semi long haired Marj the cat needs a home
"Marj is at the vets. His mouth is sore and he needs dental/teeth removed. Have to make sure the thyroid and the heart is OK first for him to undergo anaesthetic for dental so having pre-op blood test. If you would like to support Marj and other Stok…"
Wednesday
Kirstie Watkins posted an event
COMMUNITY EVENT AT ALBERT RD RECWe have secured a grant from The Mayor’s Greener City Fund to plant trees, shrubs and hedge whips - so we will have more shade in the summer and additional habitats for wildlife in the park.DATE: Sunday 2ndDecember T…
Wednesday
Susie Holden replied to Admin's forum post Better Streets campaign in the Alexandra Park neighbourhood
"These are good developments and I look forward to filling out the questionnaire when it is ready."
Wednesday
Alex King added a forum post
DEADLINE FOR OBJECTIONS IS 19TH NOVEMBER
 
Another planning application has been submitted to build on the ‘Yard’ adjacent to Crescent Road Hardware store in Crescent Road. The plan is to build a flat with a ‘commercial unit’ on the ground floor. Fu…
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Missing black and white cat

This is our cat, Sunflower, who has gone missing. We live in Alexandra Park Road, but he's a frequent visitor to Victoria Road and Harcourt Road, and we think he's gone further afield now. If anyone has seen him, please contact us on 020 8881 5651 / 07777 602303. He doesn't wear a collar but is microchipped. Thank you - we miss him very much.

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Planning Application to build in Crescent Hardware yard

DEADLINE FOR OBJECTIONS IS 19TH NOVEMBER   Another planning application has been submitted to build on the ‘Yard’ adjacent to Crescent Road Hardware store in Crescent Road. The plan is to build a flat with a ‘commercial unit’ on the ground floor. Full details of the issues involved can be seen here on the PGRA website http://www.palacegatesra.info/campaigns/. Dave who runs the hardware store is a stalwart of our community and there is every chance that if planning is approved we will lose a…

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Events

ALTERNATIVE ART CLUB for 10-15s!

Items offered/wanted for sale/free – link to posts in this Forum category

Recommended Tradespeople – link to posts which have been tagged with e.g. 'builder' or 'window cleaner'

 

Events Calendar

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Two films about current climate issues - 12 Nov at 7pm - Earl Haig Hall, Elder Avenue, Crouch End. Presented by Green on the Screen.

Hornsey Historical Society Talk: The Folklore and Traditions of the Tidal Thames - 14 Nov at 8pm - Union Church Hall, Corner of Ferme Park Road / Weston Park N8

Dog MOT - 19 Nov from 11-2pm - Wood Green Animal Charity, 601 Lordship Lane, N22

Talk: Global Politics of Sustainable Energy - 19 Nov at 7.30pm - Muswell Hill Methodist Church, 28 Pages Lane N10. Organised by Muswell Hill Sustainability Group.

The Pavilion Christmas Handmade Crafts Fair - 24 and 25 Nov - The Pavilion Cafe, Albert Road Rec

Singing for Fun - 30 Nov from 5-6pm - Alexandra Park Library. A SAPL free event.

Bowes Park Ceilidh - 1 Dec from 7.15pm - Bounds Green Bowls and Tennis Club

Big Tree Plant (national tree week) - 2 Dec from 10-1pm - Albert Road Rec

Fortismere Community Choir Christmas Concert - 8 Dec at 7.30pm - St. Andrews Church, Alexandra Park Road N10

Christmas Carols - 13 Dec 7-8pm - PGRA Carols - Junction of Palace Gates Road and Crescent Road, N22

Sing Carols - 14 Dec from 5-6.30pm - Alexandra Park Library. A SAPL free event.

More Music Hall and Vaudeville on Film (Hornsey Historical Society) - 9 Jan from 8-9pm - Union Church Hall, Corner of Ferme Park Road / Weston Park N8

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Jazz@Karamel - every Thursday evening, music from 8-10.30pm - Karamel Restaurant, 4 Coburg Road, Wood Green

Hornsey Historical Society: local history surgery - first Saturday of every month between 10.30-2.30pm - The Old Schoolhouse, 136 Tottenham Lane N8

Friends of Ally Pally Station Gardening Parties - last Sunday of every month between 3-5pm - Ally Pally Station

Beginners Pilates Class with Clare - Wednesdays from 6.45-7.45pm - South Harringay Junior School, Mattison Rd entrance off Green Lanes

Pilates class for mixed abilities - Fridays from 10.15-11.15am - South Harringay Junior School, Mattison Rd entrance off Green Lanes.

Alternative Art Club for 10-15yr olds - Thursdays from 6-7.30pm during term time - Highgate Wood School

Salsa Wednesdays - beginners and intermediate classes 7-8pm, Bounds Green School, Bounds Green Road N11 2QG

Adults and Kids Fitness Classes in Albert Rec - Saturday mornings from 9.30-11am - Albert Road Rec

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

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

Gentle monthly walk - the last Wednesday in the month, 12.30-2.30pm, starting from Alexandra Park Library. A free SAPL activity

Fashion Courses: learn how to make your own clothes, pattern-cutting or more advanced - Saturday all day or 6-week courses - near Manor House tube station

Alexandra WI - meetings are held in CUFOS (the old train station at the top of The Avenue) on the first Tuesday of every month, 8-10pm.

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

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

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

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.

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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