North East London hyperlocal portal Saturday 26 May 2018

Wood Green area news

Landlord who raped three women he met by advertising room on is jailed for 18 years 

29 Apr

Mamun Rashid, 30, of Tower Hamlets, raped his three victims after they turned down his offer of a rent-free room in his flat, in return for sex.

SpareRoom host jailed for raping three young tenants 24 hours after they moved in 

28 Apr

Rashid committed the offences between August 2016 and May 2017 from his home address.

Westfield on lockdown as police investigate suspicious vehicle 

23 Mar

The shopping centre is on lockdown(Picture: Nevtam) A suspicious vehicle left near Westfield shopping centre is being investigated by police.

Teenager shot dead in the street outside north London cinema 

8 Mar

Emergency services outside the station (Picture: RGR Mikey/Twitter) A teenager has been shot dead near a cinema in north London, becoming the first to die from gun crime in the capital this year.

Hunt for gunman who shot victim, 26, in the throat 

2 Feb

Police have launched an investigation after the shooting (Picture: TFL) Police are hunting for a gunman who shot a man in the throat in London.

Teen pleads guilty to acid attack spree 

9 Jan

Guilty plea: Derryck John.

Darts fan slides down London Tube escalator 

22 Dec

Freddie Andrews, 22, from Tonbridge in Kent, had sunk 10 pints at the PDC World Championships at Alexandra Palace in north London.

Mangle E8: Arthur Collins jailed for 20 years for ‘cowardly’ acid attack in London Fields nightclub 

20 Dec

Arthur Collins was sentenced to 20 years for the Mange E8 acid attack (Photo: Met Police) A man who threw acid in a packed London Fields nightclub has been jailed for 20 years, and will serve a further five years on licence.

Bookmaker apologises after praising fan who ‘blacked up’ 

18 Dec

Star Sports Bookmakers posted a tweet on Friday showing a man dressed up as the Labour politician at the PDC World Darts Championship at Alexandra Palace in London.

Ferne McCann’s ex Arthur Collins found guilty of acid attack at nightclub 

13 Nov

Arthur Collins in his police mugshot (Picture: PA) Arthur Collins has been found guilty of hurling acid at a crowd of people in a nightclub.

London mum says teacher called her autistic son ‘spazzy’ 

31 Oct

Natalie Page, whose son Steven Dragwidge has autism and ADHD due to being born prematurely, says she was offended by the term she heard used at Woodside Academy in Croydon, south London.

Rapist attacked women as they tried to get home in London 

10 Oct

Papis Cante, 36, appeared at Wood Green Crown Court where he admitted his part in the two horrifying assaults, which took place just a month apart from each other.

Shocking moment thief sprayed acid into mouth of terrified shop worker before punching and kicking her to the ground 

9 Oct

The assailants fled the mini-supermarket in Hackney, east London, only to rob another women ten minutes later, Wood Green Crown Court heard...

Staffordshire Bull Terrier was on crack cocaine when it mauled owner to death 

11 Sep

The scene at a flat in Wood Green where Mario Perivoitos was mauled to death (Picture: SWNS) A Staffie which mauled its owner to death in front of a BBC filming crew had eaten crack cocaine, an inquest heard.

Animal charity comes up with genius way to reunite lost rabbit with owners 

11 Aug

Leon Lambert-Gorwyn is not up for adoption – the rabbit could be though (Picture: SWNS) An animal charity posted a message about a lost rabbit on Facebook only to be swamped with offers from people wanting to adopt the hunk holding it.

Incredible drone race footage will give you extreme adrenaline rush as pilots battle it out for top spot 

13 Jun

Drone racing looks pretty amazing (Picture: PA/Wire) Ever wondered what the next advancement in sport racing would be after Formula One? You need to feast your eyes on the futuristic wonders of drone racing.

Big boned cat to be rehomed after going on a diet 

15 May

Mitzi is pictured with Claire Newcombe, leader of the cats section at Woodside (Picture: MARK PASSMORE/APEX) A fat stray cat who was twice the healthy weight for a feline has been found a new home – but she needs to go on a diet first.

Is this the fattest stray cat in the UK? Huge moggy weighs EIGHT KILOS despite living on streets 

14 May

The fat cat has become an internet sensation since a picture of her was put up by Woodside Animal Welfare Trust...

Pregnant driver jailed for ramming cyclist into tree in Hackney 

11 May

Jailed: Justine Henshaw-Bryan.

Alexander Bateman jailed for stealing Dambusters log book 

10 Feb

Alexander Bateman, 48, (pictured) of Harrow, London, was sentenced to two years in prison today at Wood Green Crown Court.

New music and film club to screen cult classics 

31 Jan

A new club is combining people’s two loves of film and music together at the Time Out Love London award-winning shop and community hub, The Big Green Bookshop, in Brampton Park Road, Wood Green.

Dog business owner risked her life to save a her ‘client’ 

28 Jan

Selena Malortie, 31, was walking Gia the beagle, at Alexandra Palace in North London when the pet ran and jumped into a frozen lake.

Why the tax office will have to continue to wait for the money it says it’s owed by Mr London Fields Brewery 

26 Jan

“Jules” Wilkinson, co-founder of London Fields Brewery, at its press launch in 2011 THE REVENUE’S ATTEMPT to retrieve almost £1 million owed to it by London Fields Brewery has hit another setback.

UK weather: Fog cancels 100 Heathrow flights again 

24 Jan

The woman dived into the lake at Alexandra Palace in North London to save her dog with a life ring as temperatures dropped to -6.1C overnight at Martin Down in Hampshire.

Youngsters with special needs represent boroughs in football tournament 

1 Dec

Teenagers with special needs from Wood Green came within a whisker of winning a London-wide football tournament for the third year in a row.

Haunting images reveal crumbling magnificence of vast ‘palace’ where public broadcast television was born 

2 Nov

The awe-inspiring image of Alexandra Palace have been released on the 80th anniversary of the worlds first public broadcast...

Osama bin Laden’s brother Bakr Mohammed is a student landlord in Glasgow 

31 Oct

Bakr Mohammed Bin Laden (pictured), 68, owns Woodside House in Glasgow, which opened earlier this year, through UK-registered firm Kelso Estates.

Osama bin Laden’s brother is renting out swanky new flats to British students for £13,000 A YEAR 

31 Oct

The Saudi construction tycoon owns Woodside House in Glasgow, Scotland, which features dinner party rooms, a cinema and a private gym...

Alexandra Palace scoops award for nation’s top park, but which is your favourite? 

24 Oct

Alexandra Park, in Muswell Hill, has been voted one of the nation’s top ten parks, after members of the public voted in the Green Flag Award’s People's Choice contest.

Murder squad police hunt killer after man is stabbed to death in Wood Green, London 

22 Oct

Police were called to Station Road in Wood Green to reports of a stabbing and despite paramedic attention, the victim, Vincent Harvey, was pronounced dead shortly after 3.20am.

Murder probe after man, 33, stabbed to death in north London street 

22 Oct

Police have launched a murder investigation (Picture: Matthew Chattle/REX/Shutterstock) Police have launched a murder investigation after a man was stabbed to death in north London in the early hours of this morning.

Hyperlocal & blogs

From Today’s Calls to Open up the Moselle to the Campaign of Yesteryear to Culvert an “Open Sewer” 

25 May

It's interesting to contrast today's understandable calls to open up the Moselle through the 'Haringey Heartlands' with the view taken over a hundred years ago.

Local footballteam seeks new players… 

25 May

Dear All,   I hope it’s OK to post this here .

Society of Imaginary Friends – Summer Soiree 

24 May

The Society of Imaginary Friends Soiree is a night of eclectic, bohemian live performances by professional musicians, poets and comedians who want to try out their new material to an attentive audience.

4-5 Rubbish bags discarded on the pavement, 21st May 

21 May

Dear Sir / Madam There are about 4-5 rubbish bags (Large and small) been discarded on the pavement outside House No 33 Moselle Avenue, Wood Green, London, N22 6ES.

Streets matters in Hornsey Park 

21 May

Now the local election is settled it’s a good time to review where we are up to in the neighbourhood.

Our first Lush Litter Pick 

20 May

It was a sunny Saturday for our first pub-to-pub ‘Lush Litter Pick’ in Bowes Park yesterday.

Ska Reggae Party! 

18 May

Jamaican Sounds Party! With Blue Stomper Dj ( Catalonia) BigBuzz Dj ( Catalonia) And the Guest DJ, the legendary jamaican sounds selector ...

Memories of Wood Green High Street Before the War – a Personal Story 

17 May

I am attaching a personal narrative written by D.

A Short History of The Printers Almshouses Wood Green 

17 May

The history of almshouses stretches back to medieval times when religious orders cared for the poor.

Local cafes still part of the plastic problem 

14 May

Cafes are still part of the plastics problem, according to a new survey by Friends of the Earth volunteers in Haringey.

Residents car parking services still at Station Road 

14 May

I forgot to apply for my residents parking permit before it expired.

Crafting group on Thursday evening 

13 May

We have started a crafting group on a Thrusday evening at Wood Green Library between from 6pm to 7pm, everyone welcome.

Wood Green to Host London Festival of Architecture Treasure Hunt – Register to Take Part 

9 May

Wood Green has been chosen as a venue for an event as part of the London Festival of Architecture following a competitive bid from Haringey Council.

Dog MOT £5 and FREE Microchip 

8 May

Book your dog in for a health MOT on 14th May.

Looking for a Garden Flat or House in Wood Green close to Warberry Road. 

7 May

My wife and I are looking for a long-term rental, either Garden Flat or House in the Wood Green area as close to Warberry Road (N22 7TQ) as possible.

Night of Alternative Folk + Poetry 

7 May

The 4th edition of Notes from Underground, plans to continue exploring and discovering the deepest layers of the London artistic labyrinth, revealing some of the most unique, interesting and real artists in the Alternative Folk and Poetry scene.

Vintage and Flea market at Blue House Yard 

4 May

Come and dig for a one off vintage piece from a variety of homewares, clothes, bric a brac and more!  We'll have a range of specialist collectors and local bric a brac lovers.

London Vegan Drinks – First Saturday of the Month – May 2018 

4 May

Enjoy meeting people? And vegan food/drink? Come to Europe’s largest monthly vegan social on the first Saturday of every month! London Vegan Drinks typically sees up to 100… Time: May 5, 2018 at 6pm to May 6, 2018 at 1am Location:Karamel London ...

London Vegan Drinks – First Saturday of the Month – May 2018 

4 May

Enjoy meeting people? And vegan food/drink? Come to Europe’s largest monthly vegan social on the first Saturday of every month! London Vegan Drinks typically sees up to 100… Time: May 5, 2018 at 6pm to May 6, 2018 at 1am Location:Karamel London ...

Best English breakfast? 

1 May

Hi, we have a visitor from abroad this weekend and we'd like to take her out for breakfast.

For Sale – Tommee Tippee 3 X refill – £10 

29 Apr

hi, we have the older model so these refill cartridges don’t fit.

Haringey Literature Live – Creative Writing for Kids (Ages 8-12) 

27 Apr

SATURDAYS 10am – 11.15am Running From 21st April to 14th July (Break on 2nd June)   WRITING CLUB FOR KIDS Haringey… Time: May 5, 2018 from 10am to 11:15am Location:Karamel London N22 Street:4 Coburg Road City/Town:Wood Green, London N22 6UJ ...

Jazz at Karamel: Gary Willcox Quartet 

27 Apr

Steve Maine (Alto), Ross Stanley (Piano), Oli Hayhurst (Bass), Gary Willcox (Drums)   The Gary Willcox Quartet was formed in 2007 by Gary as way for him to develop his skills as a composer.

Jazz at Karamel: TORUS 

27 Apr

Tim Whitehead (Tenor), Jonathan Gee (Piano), Mick Sexton (Bass), Trevor Taylor (Drums)   Torus, a modern jazz quartet that operated around Essex in the 1980s originally comprising Gary Plumley (saxophones), Pete Jacobsen (piano), Mick Sexton (bass...

Drum Day in Wood Green ft. Cheryl Alleyne from Wood Green! 

27 Apr

DRUM DAY with 5 top professional female drummers.

Haringey Literature Live – Creative Writing for Kids (Ages 8-12) 

27 Apr

SATURDAYS 10am – 11.15am Running From 21st April to 14th July (Break on 2nd June)   WRITING CLUB FOR KIDS Haringey… Time: April 28, 2018 from 10am to 11:15am Location:Karamel London N22 Street:4 Coburg Road City/Town:Wood Green, London N22 6UJ ...

Chance to sample local Bohem Brewery Czech beers and vegan pizza for £10 – tonight Fri 27th! 

27 Apr

Hi Just to let you know that Karamel Restaurant in Wood Green is having a pizza and beer deal tonight, Friday 27th April.

Jazz at Karamel tonight – Thurs 26th April 

26 Apr

Hi Neighbours, if you're into some great jazz from nationally acclaimed musicians, then look no futher than Wood Green, and head for Karamel London N22 on Coburg Road.

Haringey Literature Live – Creative Writing for Kids (Ages 8-12) 

25 Apr

SATURDAYS 10am – 11.15am Running From 21st April to 14th July (Break on 2nd June)   WRITING CLUB FOR KIDS Haringey… Time: April 28, 2018 from 10am to 11:15am Location:Karamel London N22 Street:4 Coburg Road City/Town:Wood Green, London N22 6UJ ...

Alex Merritt / Steve Fishwick Quintet 

25 Apr

Alex Merritt (Tenor), Steve Fishwick (Trumpet), John Turville (Piano), Mick Coady (Bass), Matt Fishwick (Drums) This Quintet are set to record their debut album in summer 2018.

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To Dare Is To Do 

15 Jan

To Dare Is To Do I remember an advertisement from long ago, in which the winners commiserated as they drank their Champagne, whilst the opposition celebrated their defeat wildly with a certain beer.

Pupils go green for Grenfell in honour of teacher’s former pupil who died in tragedy 

27 Jun

Taken from the Tottenham and Wood Green Independent...

Monet class letter 09.06.2017 

9 Jun

Friday, 9th June 2017 Dear Parents/Carers, Notices: Year 5 will be going to ‘Go Ape’ next Monday 12th June.

Fan-monkey-tastic – our trip to Go Ape! 

27 Mar

By Olivia, Indigo class At Alexandra Palace, there is a new attraction called ‘Go Ape’.

Fun Run for the Family Centre 

20 Mar

Fun Run for the Family Centre Yesterday’s fun run was a remarkable achievement.

School Council Take Over the Senior Leadership Team! 

6 Dec

The third year running the students on the main school council took over the running of the school to become leadership for the day...

Careers fair at Alexandra Palace 

18 Nov


Hasper class letter 11.11.16 

11 Nov

Hasper Class Newsletter Friday 11 th November 2016 Dear Parents and Carers, Notices Next Monday morning we head to Wood Green Vue cinema for a screening of ‘Capture the Flag’ as part of the Into Film schools’ festival.

School Council meet Catherine West MP 

7 Nov

Catherine West, Shadow Foreign Office Minister & Member of Parliament honored us with a visit this week.

House Vocal Competition 2016 

15 Sep


Woodside High School students? record-breaking achievements 

9 Sep

Woodside High School students have achieved outstanding results in this year?s GCSE examinations...

May Half Term Revision Timetable 

25 May

May Half Term Revision Timetable...

Summer Examinations’ and Revision Timetable 2016 

13 May

Summer Examination/Revision Timetable 2016...

Sports Report Spring Term 2 2016 

12 Apr

A short but busy half-term saw a wealth of success for Coleridge.

Woodside Achieves Silver Healthy Schools Award! 

8 Apr

WHS has been awarded the Silver Healthy Schools Award.

Beano Comic Artist Gives Masterclass for Woodside Students 

8 Apr

A famous Comic Artist came to visit Woodside High school this week...

Toyin wins Jack Petchey Achievement Award! 

8 Apr

Toyin Ogunyankinnu is the lastest winner of the Jack Petchey...

Easter Additional Lessons’ Timetables 

21 Mar

Year 10 Timetable Year 11 Timetable Sixth Form Timetable...

March Mock Examinations’ Timetables 2016 

14 Mar

Year 10 Timetable Year 11 Timetable Sixth Form Timetable...

Letter from Nick Gibb MP, Minster of State for Schools 

24 Feb

The school has received a letter from Nick Gibb MP, Minister of State for Schools, to congratulate staff and pupils for the school's excellent value added score for 2015.

February 2016 Half Term Additional Lessons’ Timetables 

12 Feb

Year 10 Timetable Year 11 Timetable Sixth Form Timetable...

January 2016 Mock Examinations’ Timetables 

11 Jan

Mock Examinations' Timetables...

Hasper Class Newsletter Thursday 5th November 2015 

6 Nov

Dear Parents and Carers, Notices Please could we have five parent volunteers to accompany us to the Vue cinema in Wood Green next Tuesday morning so we can take part in the Into Film schools film festival.

Rothko Class Newsletter – 5th November 2015 

6 Nov

Dear Parent/ Carer, Trip As a class reward on Wednesday 11 th  November, Rothko class will be going on a school trip to see Big Hero 6 at the Odeon cinema in Wood Green.

October Examinations’ Timetable 

23 Oct

Year 11 Mock Exams' Timetable GCSE Resits', BTEC Science Examinations', Sixth Form and Year 10 Mock Examinations' Timetable...

Hasper Class Newsletter Thursday 22nd October 2015 

22 Oct

Dear Parents and Carers, Notices Thank you for taking the time to come into school this week and discuss your children’s progress.

Years 10, 11 and Sixth Form October Half-Term Revision Timetables 

19 Oct

Please click on the links below to see the Years 10, 11 and Sixth Form timetables for revision during half term.

GCSE and A Level Result Days 2015 

21 Aug

Click on the following link to see our GCSE and A Level Result Days: Results 2015...

Term Dates 2015-16 

17 Aug

Please click on the following link to see term dates for the upcoming academic year:  Term Dates 2015-2016...

Summer Exam Timetables for Years 7, 8, 9 and 10 

16 Jun

Summer Exam Timetable for Year 7, 8 and 9 Summer Exam Timetable for Year 10...

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