Monthly Archives: June 2011

Support a Local Project

We just received an email from a local resident regarding a local charity that could use some support.  ‘Living under one sun’ … is a Haringey allotment scheme teaching people about growing food: http://www.livingunderonesun.co.uk Today only there is a vote … Continue reading

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What is in a name?

Do you want your neighbourhood to have a distinct name or identity? We had some suggestions at a recent community meeting. What do you think? Many residents agree that perhaps looking to the past might help generate some ideas. Please … Continue reading

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Street Party – Design Trial

On Saturday 9th July from 11am-1pm we will be holding a street party to display the latest designs and organise a street trial of the wishbone (Stanmore/Waldeck). We will be closing Stanmore (from Carlingford to West Green Rd), along with … Continue reading

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New Breakpoint Design

Sustrans has been holding a series of workshops with local residents about the neighbourhood and reducing traffic speed has come out as the top priority. This proposed feature (illustration shown above) is designed to slow traffic speed. It comprises the … Continue reading

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Art in the Community – Resident Idea

Below is the latest art idea to come from the community: I am excited by some of the great ideas emerging and looking forward to the next art and design meeting. I was talking to a man (whose name I … Continue reading

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Block Work Pattern – Resident Suggestion

(Please note that we have taken the block work design, drawn up by a resident, and set them on a photo of the neighbourhood. The colour and pattern is illistrutive since it is difficult to match the texture and colour … Continue reading

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Lost Property Art Show

Have you ever lost a drawing, painting, or sketch on the tube, in a cab, or on bus? If so, it seems that you are not alone. This is an exhibition of unclaimed art from the Transport for London’s Lost … Continue reading

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Art in the Community – Resident Suggestion

Metal Grill Frieze on the platform at Turnpike Lane underground station – is there a pattern to be found within for inspiration within the area ?

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Art in the Community – Resident Suggestion

I saw this amazing bird box city today at colebrooke row in angel. Perhaps we could create something like this as part of the community art which might also encourage wildlife. What do you think? I hadnt thought too much … Continue reading

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Art Programme Overview

Thanks for all the art ideas, designs, and suggestions submitted over the past few months. To help structure and inform the art process for this DIY Streets project we are going to do the following: Ascertain an art budget (week … Continue reading

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