Have been busy with post-election business (and a bit hot) but will post some links and YouTube video as soon as I get round to it.
Thanks to everyone who made this event a success, people tell me it all worked out well.
I noticed the early helicopter too.
@Jefke, just that if the van man had been from around here it would have been a problem for the community here, thrown a shadow over race relations in the area, led to more of a spotlight on the area with negati…
Just passed The Steam Train on Perth Road. Lots of hedges on that street and there was a man cutting his privet, I suggested he do something different.
There is another elephant and a caterpillar (I think) on Victoria Rd.
Within living memory the council used to serve warnings on people whose garden foliage obstructed the pavement. This happened to us. We cut it back.
I assume this social function has been pruned back and added to the bonfire of regulations create…
Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the new Mayor of Stroud Green: Joe. clear majority. Warmest congrats!
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Er..... Stroud Green Festival and Stroud Green Day events have been mentioned several times on this site, also in the Made in Stroud Green magazine, nobody seems to have taken much notice. It's happening around you guys.
Jon, the real pub landlord, has now decided he's up for it.
It's going to go down a storm. We have signed up local supergroup the Japan Crescent Pluckers to lead a reprise of the Song, the nominations are rolling in, and there will be an appearan…
The Evoke choir are performing elsewhere (in the Crouch End Festival I believe) at that time, couldn’t make it on time. Anyway, we’ll be OK - all it needs is a bit of noise. Irons are in the fire.
I’ve just heard the choir and the song for the fi…
Update: Stapleton Tavern is standing a free pint to anyone who is nominated or nominates themselves as a candidate (and appears at the hustings).
There are two declared candidates so far, Joe and Mandy.
The blackboard will be up tomorrow.
I think the Grant Schapps connection is a flight of fancy. But the maggot machine was real, I remember it and recall seriously considering getting some as a practical joke. It was roughly where Front Room is now I think.
It should have been posted through the doors of every household in Stroud Green (not sure of the definition, likely to be the Stroud Green Ward of Haringey Council?). Mine came through the letterbox this morning.