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        Welcome to the latest news from Alexandra Park Neighbours       6 July 2024

 

                                                    A wind turbine is relocating temporarily from Glastonbury to Alexandra Park

                                                          

Snippets and Discussions

 

Come and have a catch-up over a glass of wine at the Alexandra Park Neighbours summer gathering on MONDAY 15 JULY. On the Palace Gates Triangle from 7.30pm–9.30pm . NB change of date - the previous one was the same night as the Euros semi-finals!

During July Alexandra Palace is hosting a pink and purple wind turbine called ‘Gusty’ to help power its summer season of events.

Roslyn asks for an update on the Shaping the Grove consultation event that took place on 8 June.

Discussions continue about unfinished frontages on Crescent Road, and also on the question of a lack of replacement zebra crossing on Durnsford Road.

A new pop-up gallery has opened in the new Heartlands development (site of the old gas works) in Wood Green.

Hurricane Beryl – some of our neighbours have relatives on the devastated island of Grenada. Here is a link to the UN crisis relief appeal.

Reminder about closures of Alexandra Palace Way (and consequent diversions of the W3 bus) over the next 3 weeks:
the road will be closed from 6am on Thursday 11th July until 3pm on Sunday 14th July and 6am on Wednesday 17th July until 3pm on Sunday 21 July.

 
   

Events and Activities, Exhibitions and Courses

 

July Jazz at Karamel - every Thursday evening at Karamel, 4 Coburg Road N22, 8pm.

Saturday 6 July – Student Piano Recital at Alexandra Park Library, 3-4.45pm.

Saturday 6 July – Fortismere Community Symphony Orchestra concert at St. Andrew’s Church, Alexandra Park Road N10 2DD (corner of Windermere road), 7pm.

Sunday 7 July – GeekstraVEGANza at Karamel, 4 Coburg Road N22, 1-7pm.

Sunday 7 July – Railway Cottages – gardens open for charity in Dorset Road (near Ally Pally station), 2-5.30pm.

Sunday 7 July – Music in the Gardens at Muswell Hill Methodist Church, 2-5pm.

Sunday 7 July – Palace Band in the Grove in Alexandra Park, 2-3pm.

Thursday 11 July – Singers’ Night/open mic at Mum’s Bistro, 143 Myddleton Road, 7.45pm.

Thursday 11 July – BPCC Choir Summer Concert: Joyful Joyful! At Alexandra Park School, 7.45-9.15pm.

Saturday 13 July – Lunchtime Concert St. Andrew’s Church, Alexandra Park Road N10 (corner of Windermere Road), 1pm. V&J Ensemble.

Sunday 14 July – Music in the Gardens at Muswell Hill Methodist Church, 2-5pm.

Monday 15 July – Alexandra Park Neighbours Summer Gathering at the Triangle, 7.30-9.30pm. NB CHANGE of DATE - the previous one was the same night as the Euros semi-finals!

Tuesday 16 July - TreeHouse School Summer Art Exhibition at TreeHouse School, Woodside Avenue, N10 3JA, 4-7pm.

Wednesday 17 July – Talk: Inspiring Women of Crouch End at Hornsey Parish Church Hall, Cranley Gardens, N10 3AH, 1.30-3pm.

Sunday 21 July – Music in the Gardens at Muswell Hill Methodist Church, 2-5pm.

Sunday 28 July – Music in the Gardens at Muswell Hill Methodist Church, 2-5pm.


Ongoing courses and activities

Movement and Ease: Alexander Technique with Tanya every Wednesday morning at CUFOS, Top of the Avenue N10, 11-11.55am.

Geekstraveganza – regular boardgame meetup on the FIRST Sunday of every month at Karamel, 4 Coburg Road, Wood Green, 1-6pm. NB change of date.

After School Sewing Club on Fridays at Stitch crafts, 2 Hazelwood Lane Palmers Green, 4.30-6pm. Term time.

Em Power fitness classes – Monday, Thursday and Friday mornings in OR Tambo Rec, 9-9.30am (term time only). The main focus is on core and legs.

Bowes Park Community Choir - Thursday evenings during term time at Bounds Green School, 7.15-9.15pm.

Life drawing sessions – alternate Saturday mornings at Rhodes Avenue Primary School, 10-12pm.

Salsa Wednesdays – Wednesday evenings at Bounds Green School, Bounds Green Road N11 2QG, 7-8pm. 

V&J Ensemble: Vocal group for ALL Singers on Wednesdays at St. Andrew's Church, Alexandra Park Road N10 (corner of Windermere Road), 6.50-8.30pm.

Enjoy your painting – Thursdays at CUFOS Community Centre (the old railway station), Top of The Avenue N10, 10-12.30pm or 1.30-4pm.

 

Our feature pic this week is of the pink and purple wind turbine that is relocating temporarily to Alexandra Park.

 

 

  


With warmest wishes

Susie Holden and Annabel Gregory

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