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City and Islington College students take to catwalk for alternative clothes show 

27 Mar

City and Islington College students take to catwalk for alternative clothes show 11 minutes ago Sam Corbishley --> The Alternative Clothes Show returned to Crouch End on Saturday as City and Islington College joined models to showcase outfits crafted...

Recently reopened Maynard Arms now serves more than traditional pub grub 

3 Feb

The Maynard Arms, in Crouch End, has re-opened after spending a couple of weeks sprucing itself up with a fresh lick of paint and a new interior.

Have you voted yet? Art House in Crouch End nominated for Time Out Award 

11 Oct

The Time Out Love London Awards are open for a third year and will be celebrating restaurants, cafes, bars, shops and cultural venues across the capital who are dedicated to making Londoner’s lives better.

Guy proposes to girlfriend with video of Trump, Farage and Kim Jong-un 

27 Aug

He proposed at Crouch End Picturehouse (Picture: CEP/Facebook) Nothing says romance like the grim spectre of Donald Trump’s leathery face blown up on the big screen.

Islington start-ups: Crouch End cafe models itself on your nan’s living room 

13 Jul

One scrambled egg.

Moped crooks snatch man’s iPhone in Islington…before giving it back to him 

20 Jun

For years, phone snatching by moped riders has been one of Islington’s major issues.

Elderly Crouch End pair have £20,000 life savings stolen by bogus ‘gas board’ men 

30 May

Two burglars posed as gas board workers to steal £20,000 in cash from an elderly brother and sister in Crouch End.

More buses to be introduced from Crouch End to Finsbury Park 

19 Jan

Transport for London have announced a new timetable for the W3.

Special screenings of David Bowie film in Crouch End 

19 Jan

The Picturehouse in Crouch End will be holding three special screenings of a 1986 film starring David Bowie.

Community rallies around pregnant Crouch End Big Issue vendor 

7 Dec

A pregnant Big Issue vendor has been overwhelmed by generous offers of support from local parents.

Crouch End choir invites spectators to 12-hour singing marathon 

27 Nov

The Crouch End Festival Chorus is taking a deep breath and running a 12-hour sponsored singing marathon this Saturday to raise funds for a major recording project.

Deaf cinema lovers celebrate new captioned screenings in Crouch End 

22 Nov

Film buffs with hearing impairments are celebrating the launch of captioned films on a Saturday at the ArtHouse cinema.

Crouch End shop caught in sophisticated fraud 

2 Nov

A Crouch End shop keeper has been left shaken by a “calculated and sinister” scam which took place in her family-owned shop.

Sleep-over on the street for Crouch End YMCA 

18 Oct

A hardy group of 20 slept out on the streets to raise money for the hostel and advice centre.

London Zoo keeper spared jail following love triangle glassing spat 

16 Oct

A London Zoo meerkat expert who glassed her Crouch End colleague after a fight over the llama keeper has been spared jail.

Crouch End cricketer tackling AIDS in Rwanda 

9 Oct

A North London cricket coach has flown to Rwanda to help fight the HIV and AIDS epidemic.

Burst water main floods the streets of Crouch End 

29 Sep

The streets of Crouch End have been turned into rivers, after a water main burst on Crouch Hill this morning.

Crouch End sings for Syrian refugees 

25 Sep

Crouch Enders came together in song to raise £822 in just one hour for the Save the Children campaign...

Row Over Plans To Turn Famous Crouch End Studio Into Flats 

7 Sep

descriptionSinger David Gray wants to turn The Church Studios - where The Eurythmics and Bob Dylan recorded - into flats.

Collapsed Crouch End clock tower hoax inspires new designs 

31 Jul

When the...

Crouch End boy beats 8,000 to make final six of national car competition 

26 Jul

A budding racing car designer from Crouch End zoomed past 8,000 rivals to make the final six of a national competition to find the “car of the future”.

Book of Crouch End walks written by historian goes on sale 

25 Jul

Crouch Enders are encouraged to dust off their walking boots and explore the neighbourhood in a new book published by the Hornsey Historical Society.

North Middlesex soar to their highest ever position in the Premier Division 

20 Jul

North Middlesex have reached their highest ever position in the Premier Division, leaping up to second place and lying just 10 points off the top after a two-wicket victory over Finchley in Crouch End.

Crouch End cricket pavilion saved by firefighters as woman hospitalised 

17 Jul

Cricketers in Crouch End will think themselves lucky to have a roof over their heads when they arrive for a game this weekend after their club’s pavilion caught fire.

Former Crouch End restaurant’s bosses fined over rat-droppings 

13 Jan

A RESTAURANT fined £6,000 after food safety inspectors found rat droppings and filth-encrusted kitchen equipment has closed following repeated warnings about hygiene.

Labour’s David Lammy moves out of constituency – so sons can go to top school  

9 Nov

Labour MP David Lammy has moved to the affluent London suburb of Crouch End - outside his Tottenham constituency - so his children can attend an 'outstanding' Catholic school.

Labour’s David Lammy moves out of constituency – so sons can go to top school  

8 Nov

Labour MP David Lammy has moved to the affluent London suburb of Crouch End - outside his Tottenham constituency - so his children can attend an 'outstanding' Catholic school.

Crouch End lido to re-open this week 

10 Aug

The Crouch End lido will open later this week after a complete refurbishment.

This should spark a new-found love of Shakespeare 

8 Aug

ANYONE who has ever bemoaned Shakespeare as boring will certainly revise their opinion after watching the Crouch End Players' version of As You Like It.

Crouch End to commemorate First World War tomorrow 

3 Aug

A Crouch End guide will deliver a talk on the impact of the First World War tomorrow.

Quiz: How well do you know Haringey? 

22 Jul

How many homeowners are there in Tottenham? What proportion of people in Crouch End are Muslim? What percentage of the Wood Green population owns a car...

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Car wash inside and out 

25 Jun

I'm looking for a car wash in the Crouch end area or Muswell hill.

Tootoomoo restaurant poster, 22nd June 

22 Jun

Why is a restaurant's poster hanging on your property? And that too outside a school! This should be taken down immediately, and action should be taken against the restaurant, based in Crouch End.

The revised plans for Hornsey Town Hall – 10th July Earl Haig 7pm 

21 Jun

Given that very little of what we have so far been told about the Hornsey Town Hall development  seems to be holding up, we should all make the effort to attend the Development Management Forum.

Highgate Library relocation to a spot in Jackson’s Lane 

21 Jun

There is a useful blog on the Crouch End Neighbourhood Forum  (CENF) website about a plan to move Highgate Library from its present location (1 Shepherd's Hill) into an as yet unspecified area of the perpetually hard up...

Crouch End Car Boot Sale 

19 Jun

Local fundraiser - regular last sunday of the month Car boot sale chock full of kids clothes, toys, adult clothes both used designer and vintage, home ware, books and much much more.


19 Jun

Need FREE advice about using a computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone? Or even wondering which you should buy? Whether it’s emails, the worldwide web or storing your family photos… it’s never too late to learn!  Join us on WEDNESDAY 21st JUNE...

Crouch End before the Clock Tower 

18 Jun

Tam Neal has produced another video, this time of after and before images of Crouch End.

Concrete lorries fall at the second hurdle 

16 Jun

If the first hurdle was the refusal of the application, granted on appeal , to have a concrete batching plant just on the edge of Crouch End, then the second hurdle was to vary the conditions put upon the original permission to greatly increase the...

Tickets Alert: London archive film screenings with live music 

13 Jun

June is the month to discover London’s past with a programme of archive films gathered from the city’s outer boroughs, celebrating the conclusion of their three-year London: A Bigger Picture project.

Stage Lighting help wanted 

13 Jun

Stage Lighting Help Wanted http://crouchendplayers.

Archive Film Screening with Live Music 

12 Jun

Take a trip through London's past in this archive film screening with live music .

Red Herring 2017 

9 Jun

Crouch End Red Herring Shops for Programme 2017 Total 68   Crouch End Hill Salon Seventy Two Graham Fine Art Tootoomoo Carter’s Glass Vintiners View Elegance Beauty Clinic Crouch Hill Oddbins Blue Legume My Creche Pearl Turquoise Foxy Groomers ...

Haringey Diabetes UK Support Group – June 2017 

8 Jun

Topic : Food and Diabetes Our speaker is Ginny Eastwood, a Diabetes Specialist Dietician, who comes to us from Whittington Health, so please bring along any dietary related questions.

Voice Club Singers Evening Course (Singing Technique & song course with performance night) – 5 Weeks 

8 Jun

EVENING VOICE CLUB Voice Club Singing Technique Course and Ensemble  (adults)  Enrolling Now Led by: Heather Maîr Thomas ftcl, dipTcl, Ltcl  (Voice Coach) David Tims (Piano)… Time: June 13, 2017 from 7:45pm to 9:30pm Location:Holy Innocents ...

Craft Fair at Hornsey Town Hall this weekend 

8 Jun

A bit of self promo today...

basic help 

7 Jun

Most people want to help others affected by incidents, man-made or natural disasters, but few will have the basic skills required.

basic help 

7 Jun

most people would react to an incident, man-made or natural disaster, by wanting to help but few know how to so I would suggest that the brief Red Cross and/or St John's training would benefit many.

Round and About Crouch End – films – HTH – 14th June 7:30 

6 Jun

Professor Ian Christie presents a NEW selection of film excerpts featuring the history of Crouch End and neighbourhood From early motoring drama to late stadium antics, with a shoot-outs, zombies and monsters for good measure – Crouch End as you ...

Phew – another coffee shop – but in Park Road . . . . 

6 Jun


Council’s *Goal* is to close and sell #highgatelibrary 

5 Jun

CROUCH END Councillor Jason Arthur is playing a leading role in the library "disposal": together with the Council Leader, he attended the AGM of a library users group recently, helping make the case to a lively meeting.

COFFEE & COMPUTERS this Wednesday in Crouch End 

5 Jun

Need FREE advice about using a computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone? Or even wondering which you should buy? Whether it’s emails, the worldwide web or storing your family photos… it’s never too late to learn!  Join us on WEDNESDAY 7th JUNE ...

Stage lighting help wanted 

2 Jun

Stage Lighting Help Wanted http://crouchendplayers.

Tennis for Beginners and Intermediates 

2 Jun

Tennis session in Park Road Hanley Tennis Club Saturdays:12- 1:45 Intermediate level Sundays  :12- 1:45 Beginners level cost: £10  contact Maz on tennisgift@gmail.

Nando’s HERE in Crouch End 

1 Jun

Oh No It's not.

The Crouch End Festival begins the day after #GeneralElection2017 

1 Jun

From  Facebook...

North London Crown Post Offices facing the Axe! 

28 May

Attached is the latest press coverage of the campaign to Save Harringay Crown Post Office.


28 May

Sun is shining and we are ready for a glorious time this Sat 3 rd Sun 4 th June.

Middey’s – Don’t fence me in 

25 May

Last year Middey's did the decent thing and removed their canopy , or the vestiges of it, for the duration of the Crouch End festival.

Learn to knit or crochet in Crouch End 

25 May

Hi everyone.

TONIGHT Vigil for Manchester – Crouch End Wed eve 7.30pm 

24 May

Songworks are holding a vigil for the Manchester victims this evening at the church at the bottom of cranley gardens.

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Coleridge Artists Exhibit Unity at Hornsey Library 

26 Jun

We have taken part again in the annual Schools Exhibition at Hornsey Library as part of Crouch End Festival .

Coleridge Dancers Perform With Ballet Star 

23 Jun

On Saturday 17 th July, some lucky Year 4 and 5 children had the opportunity to perform with Fernando Montaño, a principal dancer at the Royal Ballet .

Year 5 Visit Mountfitchet Castle 

22 Jun

As part of their learning about Settlements, Year 5 visited Mountfitchet Castle near Stansted.

School Choir Perform at Crouch End Festival 

21 Jun

On Saturday 10 th June Coleridge’s Performance choir performed on the stage outside Hornsey Town Hall to mark the start of this year’s Crouch End Festival .

Class RB Visit Freightliners Farm 

20 Jun

Class RB has a rather wet day at Freightliners Farm back in May, but we loved wearing our wellies and splashing in muddy puddles.

Reception Are Back In The Gym 

19 Jun

Over this term Reception have made their second trip to My Gym in Crouch End.

Coleridge Learns To Tango 

12 Jun

Since the beginning of May, some lucky children from Years 4 – 6 have had the opportunity to learn Tango during their lunch hour.

Developing Teachers, and Teaching 

9 Jun

Today we held internal interviews for a new middle leadership role.

Friday Morning Choir Perform at Dementia Café 

8 Jun

This year, the young voices of Coleridge Primary have been building bridges between generations in their local community.

Inventions in Year 4 

6 Jun

Year 4’s topic last half term was Inventions.

Columbian Ballet Star Visits Coleridge 

19 May

This week at Coleridge, we were very lucky to welcome Fernando Montaño, a principal dancer at the Royal Ballet .

Year 5 Poetry Performances 

17 May

In our English lessons in Year 5, we’ve been focusing on the poems of Rachel Rooney .

The Coleridge Newspaper – Spring Edition Out Now 

16 May

The latest edition of ‘The Coleridge’ newspaper is now available to read on the website.

Sports Zone – May Half Term 

15 May

Booking is now open for Sports Zone May Half Term 2017.

Pamela Butchart Book Signing 

10 May

Today, we had a visit from the award winning author and illustrator, Pamela Butchart .

Whole School Song Competition 

31 Mar

After weeks of rehearsing in their year groups, all the children at Coleridge got together in our big hall on the afternoon of Thursday 30 th March for a very exciting singing event.

Year 2 Present Circus Stop Motion Films 

30 Mar

As part of our ‘Circus’ topic, Year 2 have created short stop motion animations of exciting circus acts.

Reporting to Parents – Please Fill In Our Survey 

28 Mar

When it comes to writing your child’s school report at the end of the school year, we want to make sure that we are giving you the information that you require.

Infants Perform for World Poetry Day 

27 Mar

World Poetry Day was on Tuesday 21st March.

The Great Big Dance Off 

24 Mar

This week our lunchtime dance club, which is run by Jess Keen, went to the New Theatre, Wimbledon to perform alongside around 30 other London schools in the regional heats of the Great Big Dance Off .

Year 6 Children Win Public Speaking Competition 

23 Mar

On Tuesday 14th March, a group of Year 6 children took part in a public speaking competition at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, and won! The team of six delivered a speech and answered questions on the subject of Winston Churchill and his ...

Easter Egg Decorating Competition Now Open 

22 Mar

Click here to see last year’s entries...

Junior Performance Choir Perform at Dementia Cafe 

22 Mar

On Wednesday 15th March, our Junior Performance Choir walked from school down to the Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Café on Mayfield Road, where the local Alzheimer’s Society had asked us to go and perform some songs for them.

School Council Visit Hive Food Bank 

21 Mar

Our food bank donation boxes have been packed with food and toiletries for our local food bank The Hive.

Former Coleridge Pupils Launch Award Winning App 

10 Mar

On Monday 27th February, five former Coleridge pupils officially launched their Changes app.

Reception Class Hit The Gym 

9 Mar

Over the last fortnight all four Reception classes have had the opportunity to have a fun filled session of gymnastics and movement at My Gym on Crouch End Broadway .

Jim Smith Book Signing in Juniors 

9 Mar

This week is turning out to be an excellent week at Coleridge for author visits.

An Open Letter To Theresa May 

8 Mar

Dear Prime Minister, I woke this morning to the news that you have decided to invest £320 million in the creation of another 140 new free schools – this on top of the 500 you have already pledged to create by 2020.

School Funding – Have Your Say! 

8 Mar

The government is consulting on its plans to implement a new National Funding Formula for schools from April 2018.

Steven Lenton Booking Signing in Infants 

7 Mar

Today, Year 1 and Year 2 had a visit from the brilliant author and illustrator, Steven Lenton .

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