Large studio flat for rent in Crescent House. Second floor overlooking the residents gardens. Fully equipped kitchen. Excellent condition. Available from beginning of August. Contact 07958564192 for more info. See More
Erno Goldfinger’s Trellick Tower is 50 years old this year. The Grade Il* listed building is part of the Cheltenham Estate in Kensal Rise. It comprises 157 flats in the main tower and a further 60 apartments in the lower blocks.On Saturday 9 July, the Trellick Tower Residents’ Association is holding a festival to celebrate the past, present and future of this iconic building. Several homes both in the tower itself and the adjacent Edenham Way will be open to the public for tours.There will also be a talk from architect James Dunnett who worked with Goldfinger early in his career. Closest Tube WESTBOURNE PARKSee More
Joan Flannery 1928 - 2022It is with great sadness we inform you that Joan Flannery died in UCLH hospital at 11am on Wednesday, 15th June 2022 in UCLH hospital. She slipped peacefully away leaving her son Marc and three grandsons, Nathan, Kieran and Joseph.Joan was born a Liverpudlian in 1928 moving to London in 1948 where, among other roles, became the Landlady of the 'Three Greyhounds' Pub in Soho during the 1950’s. When Marc was born in 1960 they found themselves living in a one bedroom flat in Old Street where she had the support of wonderful friends and neighbours.On returning to work at the GPO (now BT), Joan was soon able to move onto Golden Lane Estate, first to Hatfield House in 1969 before downsizing to Great Arthur House in 1984 when Marc left home.Anyone who knew Joan would remember her as a fiercely determined and the driving force behind the Golden…See More
I was wondering if there were any existing efforts to coordinate support to older residents in the event of a worsening coronavirus situation. In such a scenario I imagine older neighbours will be…Continue
I'm sure everyone is aware, but phone snatchings continue in our area. Last night at 8:50pm I witnessed a guy on a bicycle snatch a phone from a young man who was crossing Fann Street at Goswell…Continue
I had need for a locksmith this morning and looked on here to see if anyone had recommended one, but didn't find anything. I ended up with "MIKEY LOCKS", who were actually great. Speedy and very…Continue
"Good to see this conversation.
It would be great if estate could coordinate something if possible.
I am self isolating at the moment so can't help in any physical way but would like to keep connected with neighbours"
"Contact Estate office
The barbican have got groups for each house .
Maybe we could all do that too.
They could send a letter out for volunteers to help shopping etc
The app for our area called Nextdoor is useful"
"This is a great idea. I suggest we contact the Estate Office to find out if there are any plans being led by the Housing Department. We should probably also coordinate with the local supermarkets and pharmacy, as they may turn volunteers…"
"Good one Lee
Happy to help too
Does anyone know how to reach people in such cases?
Is there somehting being coordinated by the City?
Finding out who our neighbours are would be good...my immediate neighbours are young and appear healthy. I do not…"