Richard Matz
  • Wood Green
Share on Facebook
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (125)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Richard Matz's Connections

  • Albert Pinching
  • Emma Killick
  • Ruth McKee
  • Stephen Middleton
  • Colin Marr
  • Caroline Simpson

Richard Matz's Discussions

The Lord Nelson public house

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Matz Nov 22. 2 Replies

Please object to these retroactive planning proposals that will see yet another pub lost on the fringes of our area. Change of use from pub to restaurant - this the main one and the Stout Yeomanry of…Continue

Rufus (the eccentric and elderly Caribbean man with a grey beard who used to walk around Wood/Bounds Green shouting in Patois) has passed away

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alison M Apr 5. 2 Replies

From Haringey Online: "Just found out about this local legends passing. Rufus was a GP years ago but he tragically lost his wife & children. This sent him over the edge and for years you would…Continue

The law on the use of e-scooters on public roads and pavements

Started Aug 26, 2019 0 Replies

I was tempted to get one of these until I looked at the Laws governing their use, although I don't see much evidence of it being enforced.From the TFL website:Electric scooters and powered…Continue

 

Richard Matz's Page

Latest Activity

Richard Matz replied to Carmen Harris's discussion Patridge Way - new tower block proposed
"I live in Finsbury House. I'm really pleased to see the the new flats set at Council Rent rates for council tenants, rather than the misnomic 'Affordable' or 'Social Rent'. However, I'm have some concerns at the impact…"
yesterday
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion The Lord Nelson public house
"Thanks Daniel. These changes came into effect on 1st September 2020. The refurbishment and opening of the restaurant preceded this in August 2020. T'Council have specified that this legislation does not apply retrospectively"
Nov 22
Daniel Cowan replied to Richard Matz's discussion The Lord Nelson public house
"Hi Richard, You may not be aware, but the government recently made some big changes to the planning use classes: https://www.planninggeek.co.uk/use-class/use-class-changes-in-2020-21/ This may affect how you frame your objections to these…"
Nov 22
Richard Matz posted a discussion

The Lord Nelson public house

Please object to these retroactive planning proposals that will see yet another pub lost on the fringes of our area. Change of use from pub to restaurant - this the main one and the Stout Yeomanry of CAMRA have pitched in: Change of Use from A4 to A3 Though this one is really cheeky. Prior(?) approval for change of use from pub (Drinking Establishment…See More
Nov 18
Richard Matz liked Ged's discussion Local Newspaper archives
Jun 3
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Has Haringey/Enfield council or your housing association closed concierge services and cut cleaning during COVID-19?
"Essential communal cleaning & concierge services in HfH to resume on Monday "
Apr 18
Richard Matz posted a discussion

Has Haringey/Enfield council or your housing association closed concierge services and cut cleaning during COVID-19?

New government guidance ‘Covid-19: Cleaning in non-healthcare settings’ states that 'Fortunately, normal cleaning methods do kill this virus. Cleaners, caretakers and concierges play an important role in keeping people in their buildings protected,…See More
Apr 11
Alison M replied to Richard Matz's discussion Rufus (the eccentric and elderly Caribbean man with a grey beard who used to walk around Wood/Bounds Green shouting in Patois) has passed away
"I used to find him scary before I realised he wasn't, and heard about his sad story.  He was part of the rich tapestry of Wood Green life.  Glad that his troubles are now over.  RIP Rufus/Aaron"
Apr 5
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Rufus (the eccentric and elderly Caribbean man with a grey beard who used to walk around Wood/Bounds Green shouting in Patois) has passed away
"A neighbour tells me that his full name was Aaron Gayle "
Apr 3
Richard Matz posted a discussion

Rufus (the eccentric and elderly Caribbean man with a grey beard who used to walk around Wood/Bounds Green shouting in Patois) has passed away

From Haringey Online: "Just found out about this local legends passing. Rufus was a GP years ago but he tragically lost his wife & children. This sent him over the edge and for years you would see him walking around Wood Green shouting at no one in particular but just shouting. Harmless local character who will be sadly missed on the streets around N22. RIP Rufus."A local woman introduced me to him as ' Aaron' and he lived in the neighbouring block to mine. Saying 'Hello' to him always…See More
Apr 3
Hutch Woodward liked Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
Oct 6, 2019
Richard Matz replied to Richard Matz's discussion Palace Gates to Seven Sisters – The lost railway line of Bounds Green, 1878 – 1963
"The crew of Thompson L1 2-6-4T  Tank Locomotive No. 67723 pose at Palace Gates station. Photographer, Dr Ian C Allen, neglected to record the exact date but it will have been between 16th September 1961 & 1962 – the exact year of her…"
Oct 5, 2019
Richard Matz posted a discussion

The law on the use of e-scooters on public roads and pavements

I was tempted to get one of these until I looked at the Laws governing their use, although I don't see much evidence of it being enforced.From the TFL website:Electric scooters and powered transportersIt is illegal to use electric scooters (e-scooters) and powered transporters on public roads and pavements in London. This includes cycle routes and pedestrian-only areas.The Department for Transport decides which vehicles are legal to use, and it is currently illegal to use electric scooters and…See More
Aug 26, 2019
Richard Matz posted a discussion

The Big Green Bookshop to be reincarnated in Wood Green's Blue House Yard! Huzzah! Please support!

"Hi everyone,I, Tim am writing this from inside our brand new shop after picking up the keys today. I’m excited, but I’m hiding it well.Okay, both of those are lies. I’m not in the shop right now (as we don’t have anything in it just yet) and I’m really not hiding how exciting this is.So, here are the headlines:1 – We have the keys to a new shop in our new home in the Blue House Yard in Wood Green!2 – We’ll be opening on Tuesday next week. We’re going to do an official launch soon, but we’ll be…See More
Aug 14, 2019
Richard Matz replied to Chris Mc's discussion Myddleton Road - Fines for tables and chairs!
"If anyone's got access to the Twittersphere and can highlight this t'Council, that would be helpful. The whip-hand of publicity!"
Jul 13, 2019
Richard Matz replied to Chris Mc's discussion Myddleton Road - Fines for tables and chairs!
"If you have a profile on Haringey Online, please contribute to this discussion as threads can quickly disappear given the volume of posts there. Haringey Online"
Jul 12, 2019

Profile Information

Gender
Male
What is your age
51-60
What is your location?
Wood Green
Which Road do you live in?
Partridge Way
How did you hear about Bowes and Bounds Connected?
Facebook

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Bowes and Bounds Connected to add comments!

Join Bowes and Bounds Connected

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.

All the small print is in our Terms of Service (and policy on promoting your business) - do let me know if you have any questions - I'll try and answer them.

Have a look around at what’s already on the site and please do join in with the conversations - or start your own. You can upload photographs or add details of relevant local events and invite people to attend;the Help Page explains how.

In addition there are several pages of local information in our resources section.

We send out a weekly e-mail update of what's new - you can read the latest edition online.

Remember, everything you write is public, including comments on other people’s pages. If you use other social networks you can visit our Facebook Page and follow us on Twitter.

Thanks for Joining In!

Richard

 
 
 

Connecting the communities of Bowes Park and Bounds Green in north London.

Featured Content

Events

November 2020
SMTWTFS
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930
       

Elsewhere on the Web

Translate this website

© 2020   Created by Richard McKeever.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...