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The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

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A silent film with written commentary researched for London’s Screen Archives by Zoe Roberts in Spring 2017…Continue

Food Rave starts this weekend in Wood Green!

Started Jun 30 0 Replies

Hawker Union - Street Feast"Hawker Union is our NEW street food market in Wood Green. We’ve got six…Continue

Council Leader, Claire Kober, to step down, new Council to decide on the future of the HDV in May 2018

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joanna Christophides Feb 18. 9 Replies

Before the mainstream media circus attempts once again to fit events in Haringey into their own cherished narratives, here's Aditya Chakrabortty's perspective. He's Tottenham-born and one of the few…Continue

 

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Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"The Palace Gates Link to the Hertford Loop I was always curious as to why the Palace Gates branch was so belatedly linked to the adjacent Hertford Loop and the extensive carriage sidings at Bounds Green started by the Great Northern (and later…"
Sep 16
David Guthrie replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"This would have been one of the very last Steam workings on the Branch as Stratford Shed closed to Steam in the second week of September 1962 and the N7's and L1's were replaced by the Brush Type 2's - or Class 31 as we later came to…"
Aug 26
David Guthrie replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"Ellesborough Road was changed to Dorset Road in 1950 due to the postal confusion between it and another road on the other side of Wood Green (just off the Great Cambridge Road) by the name of Ellenborough Road. My parents moved to No.1 Ellesborough…"
Aug 26
Richard Matz posted a discussion

The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

A silent film with written commentary researched for London’s Screen Archives by Zoe Roberts in Spring 2017London Screen ArchivesSee More
Aug 26
Richard Matz posted a discussion

Food Rave starts this weekend in Wood Green!

Hawker Union - Street Feast"Hawker Union is our NEW street food market in Wood Green. We’ve got six traders, five bars, a BIG sound system and a sun-trap yard on the old Olympia Industrial Estate. Families and dogs welcome.Join us in the sunshine on Sat 30 Jun 12.00 – 00.00 and Sun 01 Jul 12.00 – 21.00 for street food, LOADS of free drinks, music and more. N22 6TZ - (Entrance on Silsoe Rd)"…See More
Jun 30
Peter budd liked Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
Jun 18
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"I think this 1920s image must have been taken close from Dagmar Road as the rail flyover for the Hertford Loop is out of frame. Centre extreme left in the background, the Palace Gates engine shed can be seen (located then at the bottom of Imperial…"
Jun 17
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"N7 class Locomotive No.69621 seen at Palace Gates on a local train from North Woolwich in September 1962 just three months before the line's closure. This engine has survived into preservation and is currently undergoing a refit on the North…"
May 20
Richard Matz posted a discussion

Coming soon: New Trains for the Great Northern Moorgate lines

From the blog of transport & travel buff, Paul Bigland - a sneak preview of the new Class 717 trains currently under construction by Siemens in Germany. No dates given for their introduction, but Looking Good! Hopefully, there'll be a celebratory last heritage special when the final Class 313 hobbles off into retirement.…See More
May 7
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"A British Rail N7 0-6-2 Tank Locomotive No. 69625 at West Green station hauling a suburban service on the down line towards Palace Gates. Date and photographer unknown, but the early BR crest shown on the engine would have been replaced from…"
May 7
Richard Matz replied to Carmen Harris's discussion CPZ -Haringey are increasing costs and changing terms- ACT NOW!
"The same mind-set and methodology that drove the HDV. Come May 3rd - you know what to do!"
Mar 31
Richard Matz replied to Matthew Kitching's discussion Local support requested - Proposed development 26-28 Brownlow Rd
"Not to mention the oxymoronic misnomer known as 'Affordable Rent' (i.e. 80% of Market Rent that excludes keyworkers essential to run London still being peddled by Sadiq Khan and supporters of the HDV)"
Mar 4
Richard Matz replied to Matthew Kitching's discussion Local support requested - Proposed development 26-28 Brownlow Rd
"What a monster! Totally out of proportion and not in keeping the character of the area"
Mar 3
Richard Matz liked Matthew Kitching's discussion Local support requested - Proposed development 26-28 Brownlow Rd
Mar 3
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"On the other side of the tracks at Palace Gates station was a more functional entrance with courtyard on the corner of Bridge Road and Dorset Road. I can't quite make out what was showing at The Ritz cinema! Dorset Road was formally known…"
Mar 1
Richard Matz liked Gordon Peters's discussion The HDV into a siding - but it still needs stopped for good
Feb 19

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At 10:18 on July 20, 2015, Caroline Simpson said…

If you email me direct then I willl  send you copies of the Land Registry that i purchased earlier this year.

caroline@qurna.org

The Haringey Licensing Dept also sent me a mail last week and i will send you that also.

Caroline

At 9:50 on September 7, 2012, Richard McKeever said…

Hello Richard

Welcome to Bowes and Bounds Connected. I hope you'll find it a useful way to connect with neighbours and learn about activities happening locally.

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