The Highgate Society fully supports measures to prevent suicides from the Archway Bridge but believes the design proposed by TfL and approved by Haringey and Islington to be unsympathetic to the Grade II listed structure. Architect David Richmond, chair of the Highgate Society planning group, has prepared an alternative less intrusive scheme. […]
Presented by Alice Lascelles, the Financial Times award winning drinks columnist. 10A South Grove N6 6BS Wednesday 23rd January 2019 7.00 pm Tickets £25 to include a whisky cocktail, tasters and nibbles. Advance booking essential: Cheque with SAE made payable to Highgate Society and sent to 10A South Grove London N6 6BS or call in […]
10A South Grove N6 6BS Thursday 31 January 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm John Allan of Avanti Architects, an expert in the conservation of Modern Movement buildings, will talk on the work of Wells Coates, Berthold Lubetkin and Erno Goldfinger including conservation projects he has been involved in on buildings such as Isokon, 2 […]
In August, at the instigation of the Events Committee, 30 members of the Highgate Society were invited to an exclusive hard hat sneak preview of the newly refurbished Victorian Theatre at Alexandra Palace. We were shown round the magnificent building, still very much a “work in progress” and following the visit the Society has now […]
February 2019 Board game night at the Highgate Society February 2019 Travelogue: Seven years in Japan by Siri Zanelli March 2019 Conservation debate April 2019 Travelogue: Street life in everyday China. Film clips by David Porter April/May 2019 Highgate Society AGM with guest speaker June 2019 Walk in Highgate Woods – introducing children to the […]
Venez nombreux le 5 décembre à 20h, célébrer la fête de saint Nicolas avec le Cercle français. Il y aura vins, jus, casse-croûtes et la délicieuse bûche de Noël confectionnée maison. Il y aura aussi les traditionnelles chansons, avec accompagnement au piano. L’entrée est à £10. À bientôt donc, au 10a !
The Highgate Watercolour Group’s Annual Exhibition will run from October 31st to November 26th at Lauderdale House. Venue: Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, London N6 5HG Opening times: Monday to Wednesday: 11.00 am to 4.00 pm Thursday: 11.30 am to 4.00 pm Friday: 11.00 am to 4.00 pm (Check first) Saturday: Closed Sunday 4th and 11th: 11.00 […]