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Barnet Cycleway- secrecy over Consultation responses greeted with disbelieving laughter

Barnet Council officers refused to provide the data obtained in response to the  Council’s public consultation on the controversial  proposed  Hornsey to North Finchley  “Barnet Cycleway”. The consultation was carried out in June and July 2019, but it was only in mid- December that the report was released on the Council consultation website, even though … Continue reading Barnet Cycleway- secrecy over Consultation responses greeted with disbelieving laughter

“383 Day” in Friary Park – Friary Park Community Event 20 September 2019

FBWRA had a stall at the “Community Event” organised by the Council and held in Friary Park on 20th September.  The Council’s chosen theme was “Together we are Barnet”. The line-up included a new look 383 community bus which TfL is looking to introduce (although we were assured the service, running from Woodside Park Underground … Continue reading “383 Day” in Friary Park – Friary Park Community Event 20 September 2019

Put Out More Flags 2019

Last year, in the July edition of our Newsletter (which you can see here: https://www.fbwra.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/2018-July-Newsletter-Ver-2-PDF-1.pdf  )  we lamented that there was no flag of St George  flown on Barnet Council buildings- and that a  reconnaissance to Barnet House, the Council offices in Whetstone, on St George’s day, had disclosed –not a St. George’s Flag proudly … Continue reading Put Out More Flags 2019

115 flats scheme for Oakleigh Road North

Property developers Taylor Wimpey have announced  proposals for the redevelopment of former MoD land  in Oakleigh Road North , which  relates to the  eight former “Officers’ houses” facing the United Reformed church. They have sent letters to many local residents, but we believe the proposals merit wider publicity, so we have emailed our members and … Continue reading 115 flats scheme for Oakleigh Road North

2019 AGM

FBWRA’s 2019 AGM will be held on Thursday 2nd May , starting at 7.30 p.m. (doors open 7.15 p.m.) at St. John’s Parish Centre ( behind the church), Friern Barnet Road, N11 3EQ. Please note that this is a change from the April date previously announced on this site.

Members’ Meeting – the New London Plan

7th March 2019 St John’s Parish Centre, behind St. John the Evangelist Church, Friern Barnet Road, N11 3EQ ( opposite Friern Barnet Library). THE NEW LONDON PLAN You are invited to a Members’ Meeting St. John’s Parish Centre, behind St. John the Evangelist Church, Friern Barnet Road N11 3EQ ( opposite Friern Barnet Library) on … Continue reading Members’ Meeting – the New London Plan