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.



Pond Square Toilets Action Group

 Camden Council has published its report and engagement summary on 27 April 2016: Read here

The proposal involves a procurement exercise for a public toilet service for the borough’s five attended public toilet sites (Including Pond Square Toilets). We are meeting at 12 noon on Saturday 30 April at The Highgate Society, 10a South Grove to discuss this.



Highgate Society 50th Annual General Meeting

We have great pleasure in inviting you to attend the 50th AGM of the Highgate Society.

Wednesday 11th May 7pm at St Michael's School, North Road, N6 4BG.

The guest Speaker will be Mr John Caird: "My Life in Highgate".

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Glory - Decline - Revival: Talk and Exhibition on 2nd June at 3.30

You are cordially invited to tea, a talk and a private viewing of an exhibition on The story of the Great Mansions of the Highgate Ridge and the visionaries who lived in them - Witanhurst, Athlone House, Beechwood, Holly Lodge and Kenwood House.

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A Marvell-ous Literary Walk

This will take place on Monday May 9 led by Zeb Soanes and Ruth Hazeldine featuring insights into the lives of famous literary figures in Highgate. Price including a cream tea is £12. Places are limited. Please apply by April 30 with s.a.e to Ruth Hazeldine 52 Jacksons Lane, N6 5SX.
Full details sent with your ticket. Cheques made out to Highgate Society.



Pond Square Toilets Action Group

Camden Council is proposing to close the toilets in Pond Square. If the toilets close, this will hit local businesses, residents and visitors. The Highgate Society has formed an Action Group made up of a cross section of local residents and businesses. Here are some recent group updates.

If you have ideas or would like to help please contact the Highgate Society. Stop by for morning coffee at our 'village hall', 10a South Grove on Saturday mornings 10.30 - noon or contact us via this website.

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271 bus stand

Read the report of a recent meeting on the proposals for moving the 271 bus stand.


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 29/04/2016 at 09:56.

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Highgate Society Calendar

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

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