Draft Local Plan consultation: have your say Enfield Council are running a consultation which will shape local planning until 2036.
Further details here. Closing date for replies is 5pm 28th February 2019.
Now open and running until 22nd April 2019. Opening Hours are Monday to Saturday: 10am – 6pm, Sunday: 10am – 6pm. Free entrance. A special feature on Broomfield House appeared in the Autumn 2018 newsletter.
An exhibition portraying the experiences of children at Forty Hall through subtle displays set in the period rooms to give a fascinating glimpse into the Hall’s past. Throughout the centuries there have been children at Forty Hall; wealthy children have lived here and poorer children have worked here. In more... Continue reading →
An illustrated talk by Peter Aylmer. London is a great place for walkers, if you know where to look—and if you know what to look for, once you get there. Peter’s guidebook Walking in London, published by Cicerone Press, deliberately seeks out some of the 13,000 species that inhabit its... Continue reading →
Meet 10.05 Chingford Bus Station. As at November 2018, 313 buses from Church Street, Enfield Town, run at 09.14 and 09.32 are scheduled to arrive Chingford at 09.37 and 09.57 respectively, but check beforehand and allow ample time. A surprisingly rural walk with expansive views over the Lea Valley and... Continue reading →
Talk by Georgie Perrot. During her long career at Covent Garden Opera House Georgie worked in a variety of roles, mostly in the Costume Department but latterly working as Administrative Assistant to the Directors of the Opera House. During this time she met many of the famous performers from the... Continue reading →
Meet 10.30 Royal Victoria DLR Station (on Beckton branch of the DLR network and adjacent to the Emirates cablecar). Initially this 8 mile linear walk gives an opportunity to view the newly redeveloped Royal Docks area near City Airport, and then goes via the Woolwich Foot Tunnel to reach Woolwich... Continue reading →
Meet 10.41 Barnes Station (10.26 South Western Railway Weybridge train from Vauxhall mainline station). An attractive 6 to 7 mile linear walk, initially via the Beverley Brook into Richmond Park, then across the Park to Ham Common (lunch stop) before reaching The Thames to end at Kingston Station. Shorter option.... Continue reading →
Tea, Robert Browning, Morris dancing, Flanders & Swann, dogs, Shakespeare, Kenneth Williams, gardens, Noel Coward & more. Each show bristling with music, laughter, songs & facts. 2.00 for 2.30: St Peter’s Church Hall, Vera Ave, Grange Park, N21 1DN W9 Bus or Grange Park Station. £5 on entry; just turn... Continue reading →
Meet 10.30 Hendon Central Station (Northern Line — about 18 mins from Euston or 26 mins from Old Street Station Northern Line Stations). A 7¾ mile linear walk in three sections, mainly on good surface paths. Firstly, 4 miles following the River Brent and Mutton Brook via parks, woods and... Continue reading →
Talk by Neil Pinchbeck (Enfield Archeology Society). In this talk hear about the Roam Lead Coffin discovered in Burleigh Road. Find out more about the coffin and the excavations involved and hear about Roman Enfield.