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  • Tom Maysh
    When we went to meet Ian Puddick at Old Bakery Gin in Pymmes Mews, we were intrigued to learn about Tom Maysh who had been a major figure in the cycling world. So we decided to investigate further and have … Continue reading
  • Parla Italiano
    We recently visited Laura Scaramella and she told us about her Italian language school Parla Italiano, which is based in Palmers Green. We are so lucky to have access to a language school within walking distance.
  • Old Bakery Gin
    We recently visited Old Bakery Gin in Palmers Green and its’ founder Ian Puddick talked to us about his amazing discovery of an illicit gin distillery, which he found whilst renovating an old bakery. After making the discovery he was … Continue reading
  • The Fox Pub
    John Sollis has made a short film about the Fox Pub and the current planning application, which aims to add housing into its’ footprint and ensure the pub retains its status as a local landmark and community asset. It is … Continue reading
  • Broomfield Park Orchard
    Our latest film is about the amazing Orchard in Broomfield Park. The space was once a bowling green utilised by the Broomfield Park Bowling Club. When David March, a founding member of the Orchard, discovered the space in 2009, it … Continue reading
  • Bee Keeping in Broomfield Park
    Susan Mehmet and myself have made a film about the Apiary in the Broomfield Park Orchard. I have often visited the Orchard during it’s lovely open days and enjoyed the honey sold by the volunteers, but have been a little … Continue reading
  • Broomfield Park Conservatory
    We have spent a few months making a film about the volunteers who run the Conservatory in Broomfield Park.  We went to and took photographs and film from various open days and were very impressed by the large number of … Continue reading
  • How to run the NHS
    In our final interview with Dr Martin Blanchard, he talks about how it would be possible to run the NHS without blaming people for their own illnesses.

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13 April 2017 until 15 May

Terrific Toys: Made and Played in Enfield

25 January until 5 April

Colours Within: An exhibition by Patrick Samuel

8 March until 31 March

Chickenshed presents: Don't Stop Thinking About Tomorrow

9 March until 28 April

HERE Suburban Film Festival

28 March until 15 April

Puss in Boots

Wednesday 21 March

10.00am - 3.30pm
Palmers Greenery Community Café open
2.00pm - 4.00pm
Broomfield Conservatory open

Wednesday 21 March until Saturday 24 March

Southgate Youth Opera present Candide by Leonard Bernstein

Thursday 22 March until Saturday 24 March

37th Waltham Forest Festival of Theatre

Saturday 24 March and Sunday 25 March

11.00am - 4.00pm
Lambing Weekend at Forty Hall Farm

Monday 26 March

11.00am - 12.00pm
Cuppa with a Copper (Palmers Green ward)
7.45pm - 10.00pm
Edmonton Camera Club

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Thursday 19 April until Saturday 21 April

Enfield Market 400th Anniversary

Tuesday 24 April until Saturday 28 April

ELODS present The Drowsy Chaperone

Thursday 3 May until Monday 7 May

Coggers Funfair in Broomfield Park

Thursday 24 May until Monday 28 May

Circus Zyair in Broomfield Park