WELCOME TO THE HIGHGATE SOCIETY

We aim to make Highgate and its neighbourhood a better place in which to live and work;
to ensure that any changes made in the environment enhance the amenity of the area:
to encourage sound planning and to improve public transport.
 



The importance of saving the Highgate Bowl.

The Friends of the Highgate Bowl have started to put together some ideas explaining what they and others would like to see happen to the large open area that includes the garden centre, the Harington scheme and other open land behind Highgate High Street. Please also see the latest letter from the Society which includes an URGENT CALL to submit your views. You can do this online now on the Planning Inspectorate portal. You will need to search for case reference 2219768.



The fight to Save Athlone House

Athlone House is still in grave danger of demolition and redevelopment. Michael Hammerson outlines the latest state of play in his article about this ongoing battle. 



Your favourite views and vistas

The Highgate Neighbourhood Forum is currently developing planning policy ready for consultation in a Referendum later in the year.

We would very much value your contribution on local views and vistas which you value and would like to see protected.

The Neighbourhood Plan Area is broadly the whole of N6 within Haringey and Camden borders.

Development which would adversely impact designated views will not normally be allowed.

Suggest your favourite views now http://j.mp/hnfvistasform


Be part of it!

The Highgate Society is a voluntary organisation of 1,400 members living in and around Highgate, London N6. Our primary aim is to make Highgate a better place in which to live and work.To achieve this we mount a wide variety of activities for members, (while being wide open to ideas for further new activities) as you can see from the panel on the left of screen. Prominent among these, under the heading of ‘Environment', is our dedication to principles of sound planning, for the protection and enhancement of the public amenities that we all enjoy.

Join us for coffee every Saturday between 10.30am and 12:30pm at 10a South Grove. Come and meet other members or talk to the Environment Committee if you would like some planning advice, or have a planning or environmental problem.

 

JOIN THE HIGHGATE SOCIETY

You can make a difference

We would like to welcome you to The Highgate Society and if you live in and around Highgate there will be something for you to know about, take part in or simply to enjoy. Please do join us, It is all quite easy.

The Society was started 40 years ago and we aim to keep Highgate a wonderful place to live and work. With three boroughs adjoining us, everyone’s opinion counts and we’d love to have yours. The more members we have, the stronger we are together to lobby for Highgate and keep our area special.

We have plenty of activities and groups to join, but if you are pressed for time you can be just a member, read Buzz and perhaps enjoy our Summer Festival Fair in the Square or Carols in December.

An individual membership costs just £15 a year, or £21 for a whole family. Our premises at 10a South Grove are available to hire for your parties, meetings and events. Coffee and biscuits are served every Saturday morning between 10.30 and 12.30 and all are welcome.

Buzz is The Society’s magazine and is produced four times during the year and you could have a copy of your own by joining.

Let us know if you want to join us. We’d be happy to talk to you about what we do, or feel free to pop into 10a any Saturday to meet the team.

Membership Team - Jan Morgan 0208 340 9490.

This page was last modified on 15/08/2014 at 23:02.

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Highgate Society Events
 

Every Sat: Open Coffee House and Planning Surgery. 10.30am-12.30pm at 10a South Grove

 


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