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  • What councils can do to reduce carbon emissions from transport

    Nearly two thirds of London councils have. While it is relatively straightforward to declare an emergency, it is far more challenging to commit to specific interventions that will deliver big cuts in carbon emissions. The London Living Streets group has identified a range of key policies that local authorities can adopt right now to reduce carbon emissions. All have either been adopted by another major global city, by local authorities in London or elsewhere in the UK.

  • Plans for Fox Lane low-traffic neighbourhood published

    Ahead of the public exhibition on Tuesday 12th November (3pm to 8pm in the former Starbucks shop), Enfield Council has published a map of its new proposals for removing through traffic from the Fox Lane Area Quieter Neighbourhood.

  • Out now - November's Enfield Dispatch

    The November issue of Enfield's community newspaper is now available from several hundred locations across the borough

  • Do you live in one of these neighbourhoods and are concerned about traffic?

    If you live in one of the areas shown on the maps and are worried about excessive traffic or speeding in local streets, you have until Sunday 10th November to let the council know your concerns and your suggestions for improvements.

  • Commissioners have a second go at redrawing ward boundaries

    Modified proposals for new wards are out for consultation. Compared with the proposals consulted on in May, they reallocate some streets in Palmers Green ward to Winchmore Hill ward and vice versa.

  • New route 456 will plug gaps in bus coverage

    New bus route 456 linking the North Middlesex Hospital and Crews Hill will provide bus services to some areas with poor or no services.

  • Bringing a vintage building back to life

    The weekend after next will see the lights go back on and the sound of footsteps and voices return to one of several larger shops in Palmers Green that are currently unoccupied. 240-244 Green Lanes is the venue for PG Vintage Flea, which will see the 1920s-vintage building filled with a multitude of stalls selling all things... vintage. Cara McDonagh and Sue Beard trace the story of the former Iceland store.

  • Arriving soon at Platform 1: Many months of evening and weekend diversions to Kings Cross

    Great Northern Rail has announced that from Saturday 14 December 2019 until an undisclosed date in summer 2020 the line between Finsbury Park and Moorgate will be closed on most weekday evenings from 21.40 and on most weekends. On these days trains will run to and from Kings Cross (at a slightly reduced frequency on weekdays).

  • Involving civil society in tackling the climate emergency

    Nearly fifty groups from across the range of community activities in Enfield are joining forces in order to involve civic society in addressing the emergency of climate change.

  • Help provide winter night respite

    Please help us to help those in need of a shelter during the winter months.

  • We're facing a climate emergency. Join us to kickstart Climate Action Enfield

    We're facing a climate emergency. The biggest threat to our very existence and to much of the natural world we've ever seen. And yet our leaders are letting us down. The solutions to the climate crisis are out there, and they're achievable. So join us to kickstart Climate Action Enfield and connect with others who want to make these solutions a reality.

  • Developers to exhibit details of proposed Arnos Grove station housing scheme

    Details of a controversial proposal to build 150 homes on the two car parks at Arnos Grove station will be unveiled at a public exhibition on 6th and 7th November.

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Upcoming Events

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Exhibitions and longer runs

20 July until 19 April 2020

Exhibition: Enfield at War 1939-45 (plus a programme of linked events and talks)

4 November until 30 November

Enfield Camera Club Annual Exhibition

27 November until 11 January 2020

Chickenshed: Snow White

28 November until 4 January 2020

Mother Goose

Saturday 26 October until Wednesday 11 December

10.00am - 4.00pm
Cards for Good Causes Christmas Card Shop

Saturday 9 November until Thursday 21 November

12.00pm - 4.00pm
Exhibition: Can't Be What You Can't See

Sunday 10 November until Saturday 16 November

Incognito Theatre presents The Fox on the Fairway

Saturday 16 November and Sunday 17 November

10.00am - 5.00pm
PG Vintage Flea

Saturday 16 November

10.00am - 3.00pm
Palmers Greenery Community Café open
12.00pm - 4.00pm
St John's Christmas Market

Future Highlights

Tuesday 3 December

Sleep Walk for Shelter

Wednesday 4 December

Palmers Green Ward Forum

Thursday 12 December until Sunday 15 December

Saint Monica's Players present Cinderella

Thursday 9 January until Sunday 12 January

T.E.O. Theatre: Aladdin

Wednesday 22 January

Southgate CAPE meeting