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Community Directory: Hobbies

New River Shanty Crew

new river shanty crew logoInclusive group singing sea shanties and folk songs in the Bowes Park. All ages and abilities welcome.

We are dementia-friendly and sing both familiar and new songs. Very sociable and welcoming, led by professional folk musicians.

£5 or £6 per session, refreshments included.

Shaftesbury Hall is wheelchair accessible and has modern facilities. Next to Bowes Park station, short walk from Bounds Green / 221 bus stop, on-street parking available.

Last updated: January 2024

North London Organic Gardeners

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North London Organic Gardeners are the local branch of Garden Organic, the national charity for organic growing. We are a group of people who believe in gardening without the use of chemical fertilisers and poisonous sprays. We make compost and believe that by looking after the soil and feeding it we can grow strong, healthy plants which are more resistant to pests and diseases.

For more information contact:

Last updated: January 2022

Southgate Photographic Society


Southgate Photographic Society – if you are interested in photography and would like to share your enthusiasm with like-minded people then come and join us – any level welcome.

We meet face to face on Tuesday evenings at 8pm, to socialise and improve our skills. We also have photography walks and social events from time to time.  We make use of on-line meetings in place of face-to-face when required.

Come to a few meetings to see if you would like to join, you don't need to bring a camera or your portfolio. Photographers or fans of photography of any level are welcome. We can chat at the tea break.

Find us in the church hall behind St Paul's church (map) in Winchmore Hill, N21 1JA. You can park in the church car park. Walk to the rear of the building and enter via the door in the corner, to the right as you face the church. We are upstairs in the Howley Hall.

Visit our website look for the Programme to see what we are up to. The website also hosts examples of our work from Judged Competitions and local Photo Walks.

Contact via e-mail at for details on membership, or any other questions.

Last updated: August 2021

Stitch! Crafts and Classes

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We are Stitch! an exciting Community Interest Company. We teach craft and sewing workshops and classes for all ages, run free social stitching groups, organise children's parties and sell haberdashery, fabric and locally made arts and crafts gifts.

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Last updated: February 2020

The Enfield Transport Circle

enfield transport circle

TETC are a friendly group of local transport enthusiasts, who meet up on a monthly basis. Please feel free to view the contents of our website, and see our activities. TETC supporters share a good sense of humour, and visitors who share that are most welcome!

TETC holds eleven monthly meetings across the year, usually on the first Tuesday of each month. However, when the first Tuesday, falls after a Bank Holiday - the meeting will move to the second Tuesday. All TETC meetings take place, in the First Floor, Meeting Room of the Enfield Drill Hall. They start at 20:00 hours and close at 22:00 hours; and usually contain a refreshment interval at some point.

Last updated: September 2021