ArchitectureActive TravelAdult EducationAir qualityArchaeologyArtBetting ShopsBroomfield HouseBroomfield ParkBusesCampaigning GroupsCharitiesChildrenCinema & filmsCo-HousingCommunity EventsCommunity GroupsCommunity ProjectsConservationConservation AreasConway RecCouncil ServicesCovid-19CraftsCrime and PolicingCrossrail 2Cycle lanesCyclingDanceDisabilityEdmonton IncineratorEducationEnfield CouncilEnvironmental ProtectionFestivalsFirs FarmFitnessFood & DrinkFundraisingGardeningGardensGreen BeltGreen DragonGrovelands ParkHazelwood RecHealth ServiceHealthy StreetsHeritageHobbiesHorticultureHousingIntimate TheatreLakes Estate Conservation AreaLibrariesLiteratureLitterLocal BusinessesLocal campaignsLocal democracyLocal History/Local StudiesLocal PeopleLocalismLondon-wide IssuesMarketsMini HollandMusicNatureNeighbourhood WatchesNorth London Waste PlanOlder PeoplePalmers Green FestivalPalmers Green Town CentrePalmers ScreamParkingParksPedestriansPhotographyPinkham WayPlanningPlanning LawsPlay StreetsPoetryPoliticsPublic HealthPublic realmPublic TransportPymmes BrookQuieter NeighbourhoodsQuieter Neighbourhoods - BowesQuieter Neighbourhoods - Connaught GardensQuieter Neighbourhoods - Fox LaneRail servicesRecipesRecyclingRegenerationResearch projectsRestaurants and CafesRoad safetyRoadsRubbishRuth Winston CentreSchool StreetsSchoolsShopsSmall BusinessSocial IssuesSocial prescribingSocial ServicesSouthgateSouthgate District Civic Trust,Southgate Town HallSportSport and exerciseSt Harmonica's OnlineSupport ServicesSustainabilityTatem ParkThe FoxTheatreTherapiesTraffic CalmingTraining and skillsTreesTrent ParkTriangleTruro HouseUndergroundUrban DesignVideoVisual ArtsVolunteeringWard Panels (CAPE)Waste and recyclingWellbeingWinchmore HillWood GreenWritingYoung People
10 August 2022
Haringey Council has announced that the low-traffic neighbourhood in Bounds Green will start trial operation on Monday 15th August. The scheme uses a mix of camera-controlled 'filters' and filters created by bollards or other physical barriers that will prevent cars and lorries passing through without hindering pedestrians, wheelchair users or cyclists. Vehicles in certain categories will be exempt from the prohibition of passing camera-controlled filters.
Read the full article
and forum comments
01 June 2022
Enfield Council is consulting residents about its plans to introduce a further six school street schemes, including two in Palmers Green - outside Hazelwood Schools and Bowes Primary. At the times that pupils arrive at and leave schools school streets are closed to all motorised traffic other than residents and other drivers with exemptions.
Read the full article
14 January 2020
Enfield residents who take part in a survey about the council's Healthy Streets programmes will be entered in a draw to win a £50 shopping voucher.
27 March 2018
Updated guidance published by the UK's top authority on improving health and social care calls on local authorities to prioritise walking, cycling and public transport over private cars. Recommended measures include re-allocating road space by widening pavements and installing cycle lanes, closing roads and reducing vehicle speeds.
The fact that the Cycle Enfield and Quieter Neighbourhood programmes are designed to do just that is no coincidence. Over the last few years Government.......
07 December 2014
The website Changing London has published the fifth in a series of publications which set out "a vision for London's next Mayor".
A Healthy City - a city that does no harm and tackles sickness at source can be downloaded from the Changing London website. The website's introductory page (reproduced below) concludes by pointing out the remarkable success of New York's Mayor Bloomberg in increasing life expectancy in his city through a series of measures to improve public health.
03 December 2014
A newly published guide to street design sets out the latest thinking on how roads and streets in cities, towns and villages can be decluttered and redesigned to make them not only pleasanter to look at and to use, but also significantly safer.
Street Design for All - "a compilation of current thoughts and practices in the art of Street Design" - reflects the work and ideas of professional road engineers and of campaigners for improvements to the "public realm".1 It provides an easy to.......