A Community Network for Bowes Park and Bounds Green
The Bowes and Bounds website was set up to celebrate the positive things about living in our area. We have - in the main - avoided all the negative stuff about living in a city ... mostly because it…Continue
The lead story in today's London Evening Standard features Bowes Primary School and the dangerous and unhealthy air pollution caused by traffic on the North Circular Road.…Continue
HERE FILM FESTIVAL is about the diversity of interests, people and places in the suburbs of London. HERE is not in the West End, Southbank or Shoreditch. HERE in the suburbs we aren't the swanky super-rich, the celebrity glitterati or bearded hipsters. HERE is where the cinema creatives of London produce…Continue
This year, 2015 marks the centenary of one the best known illustrators you have probably never heard of… Yet anyone growing up in the 50s, 60s or 70s is likely to recognise the images of Robert Norton Ayton even if you do not know his name.
Robert Ayton was born in Russell Road Bowes Park…Continue
We have become used to Election Campaigns conducted via broadcast media: leader debates live on TV, party Twitter feeds and viral videos on YouTube. Very different from earlier days when politics relied much more on face-to-face discussions, public meetings and rallies; campaigning “on the stump”.…Continue