HiSoc vs HLSI Tuesday May 15 th 7.30 for 8.00pm at 11 South Grove Feeling quizzical? It’s time for the annual challenge between HiSoc & HLSI Come and join your fellow Society Swots for an evening of fun – frustration – frivolity and ultimate victory? See you there?!
16th May 2018; 7pm at St Michael’s School, North Rd. N6 4BG Join us in the Junior Hall: Guest speaker will be Marc Hutchinson, Chair of the Heath & Hampstead Society. The meeting will follow the usual format, after the guest speaker there will be an interval for refreshments, then the formal AGM.
The Highgate Neighbourhood Forum is now five years old. This means that under the terms of the Localism Act it has to apply for re-designation. The official consultation is being carried out by Haringey and Camden councils.The Forum has already made a major difference to the way the councils have to consult us. It is […]
Recently described as the ‘Guardian of Highgate’ in a Ham and High letter critical of the newly revealed development at 69 Highgate High-Street, (the old flower shop site,) The Highgate Society is not the all-powerful body some might imagine. Rather its role is to represent members and the community at large as it seeks to […]
Following the announced resignation today of the Haringey Leader Claire Kober and her accepting now that the HDV is effectively dead in the water as she no longer has the time to push it through before the electoral purdah season starts in late March [for the May election] –and of course it remains ultra vires […]
The Constabulary and Queen’s Park Manager has received notification from the current tenant of the Highgate Wood Café that are they terminating their Tenancy at Will and will cease trading on Wednesday 31 January 2018. The tenant has cited operational and resourcing issues for their decision.
The London Forum of Amenity and Civic Societies, of which the Highgate Society is a member, is also affiliated to it, and the Society’s Michael Hammerson represents the London Forum on the Heritage Alliance’s Planning Group. Its monthly news bulletin has a vast amount of information, with something of interest for everyone, and can be seen […]
The challenge is to Haringey Council setting up a supposedly 50/50 partnership with the Australian multi-national corporation, Lendlease, to take over land and property belonging to the Council, involving demolition and regeneration of estates as well as business premises and private houses in ‘red-lined areas’. If it goes ahead it will be the biggest such […]
The HS has received stage one of Camden’s CPZ consultation in Highgate (stage two is to consult with residents) and must respond imminently. We have received the earlier parking beat surveys from Camden. However, Camden has not given us the most recent parking data results. The HS therefore intends to contact Haringey and Camden councillors […]
April 19th at 7pm The third and final talk in the Highgate Society Sustainable Homes Group’s “Energychic” talks is taking place on April 19th. Our earlier talks have been very popular so reserve your free place with this link: book now!