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Week of action to make bruce grove safer
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Week of Action to make Bruce Grove safer

Crime, antisocial behaviour and illegal waste dumping are among the key issues to be addressed by Haringey Council in a Week of Action to improve safety for residents in Bruce Grove.   This will be the first of a series of Weeks of Action, which will bring together services from across the council, and external...

Haringey homes to benefit from huge £27m low carbon energy investment
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Haringey homes to benefit from huge £27m low-carbon energy investment

More than 10,000 Haringey homes in the east of the borough will receive low-carbon, sustainable energy after the council was awarded £27.8m funding. The Tottenham Hale and Broadwater Farm District Energy Network (DEN) and the Wood Green DEN will help support Haringey’s goal of becoming net zero carbon by 2041, as well as deliver ambitious...

Vision for seven sisters 2022
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New vision for Seven Sisters

Plans to create a new high-quality town centre in Seven Sisters moved a step closer last night after Haringey Council agreed to acquire land held by property developer Grainger. The Wards Corner site has long been identified by the council as it plays a crucial role in supporting the communities of Seven Sisters, including the...

Bohem Brewery – authentic Czech-style lager brewed here in Haringey
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Bohem Brewery – authentic Czech-style lager brewed here in Haringey

Bohem Brewery was founded in Haringey in early 2017, by Petr Skocek and Zdenek Kudr, two Czech Republic ex pats. It began brewing in small premises near Wood Green with an accompanying tap room operating on Myddleton Road, N22. The two founders were determined to bring the delicious Czech beer styles they knew from their...

Pedal Power in Haringey
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Pedal Power in Haringey

During what would have been the second week of the Olympic Games 2020, we continue to look at aspects of our local sporting heritage and find out about those who have cycled to success in the past. From its invention in 1817 through to the modern day, the bicycle and cycling has been a huge...

Pride Month in Haringey
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Pride Month in Haringey

June 30, is the last day of Pride Month, the month that our LGBTQ+ communities celebrate, protest and raise political awareness as well as commemorate the steps made in social justice and human rights. Pride Month is celebrated world-wide through events, festivals, talks and performances, often culminating in a street parade or march. June has...

Did you know …. Haringey was where cinema first started?
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Did you know …. Haringey was where cinema first started?

Haringey residents visiting their local cinema or, for some, working in film and screen today, may not realise that they have to thank a couple who lived in Muswell Hill over 110 years ago for creating ‘cinema’. In today’s post we thought we would link you up with some very early film, to take a...

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How to help Haringey through the COVID-19 crisis

If you’re looking way to help your neighbours and community, and are juggling other commitments then there are still ways you can lend an occasional hand. Mutual Aid Groups have sprung up across the country and Haringey has seen a huge mobilisation, with over 20 local groups in the area, some of which are supported...