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Hadley Wood News. January 2013

  2. 2. Hadley Wood 2012. A Year of Anniversaries.Another year in Hadley Wood. Residents at Monken Hadley not to be outdone lit its News celebrated its 30th anniversarydrove or took the local train to work. Some ancient beacon (19) one of 4000 others, at with an upgrade of its website atwent via the new white gates into Barnet or a public ceremony to mark the Queen’s www.hadleywood.org and pleadeddown Hadley Road (1). The Friends of Jubilee. In the same month pleasure at the unsuccessfully for help from any of the ITMonken Hadley kept up appearances and Hadley Wood Golf Club’s celebration of its experts living in the area. November wasanother group of Friends fought to keep the 90th anniversary was diminished by news time for the annual bonfire and fireworksancient Barnet market (2) open. Children of the closure of the Horticultural Society display (26) on a lovely autumnal evening.went to school. Celebrities and footballers after forty years active service. St Paul’s Pre-school concluded a yearmoved into and out of the area. One of The Women’s Institute (20) celebrated of anniversaries by celebrating its tenththem (Lemar) made their day for many of another birthday and Hadley Wood’s new and Graham Sharp the Chairman of theour local schoolchildren by joining them in running club raised over £3000 for charity. Hadley Wood Association continued hisclass (3). Local residents raised incredible In August many residents celebrated the efforts to wind up the Parkway Fund set upsums of money for charities (4) and a 90th birthdays of two World War 2 RAF in 1998 to oppose the building by GNER ofgroup of determined young mothers started pilots Peter Blackmore and Tom Adams. a new station and (huge) car park on thefundraising to improve the playground. Maggie Govender a distinguished athletics fields aside Waggon road. December’sAfter the January’s tug of war (5), heavy coach received the Diamond Jubilee magazine celebrated the opening of thesnow in February (6,7,8) created havoc for Woman of Achievement award for her work new playground (27, 28) and registered themotorists and fun for the children. with disabled people and the 100th community’s profound gratitude to Maria Middlesex University moved out from its anniversary of William Booth (21) founder Evans, Laura Gassner and their team.Cat Hill and Trent Park (9) sites leaving of the Salvation Army and local resident Finally we said goodbye to Gareth andbehind a nightmare legacy of unpopular gave cause for thought and appreciation. Anne Evans moving to Scotland after overdevelopments. Trent Park’s café closed and The famous Hadley Green Garage fifty years living and contributing to thea French firm created an aerial playground purveyor of Bentleys and Jaguars changed community in Hadley Wood.(10) in the trees. More residents started hands after being run by three generationsrunning with a new Hadley Wood Running of the Green family and a proposal for a 1Club (11). The HWA car park used rightfully new cycle track around the periphery ofby parents of schoolchildren and wrongfully Wrotham Park (22) fell on deaf ears.by a group of commuters (12), continued By September resurfacing of Crescentto deteriorate. In April Karen (13) in the West had taken place (23). An interestingticket office at Hadley Wood station was new housing project for older women wasgiven a Stakeholder Recognition Award and formed in Barnet. The ballet school andour primary schoolchildren got stuck into the the tennis (24) and bridge clubs continuedgalaxy via the Bradford Robotic telescope their successful existence based at the(14). Financial support for the playground Hadley Wood Association Centre, ourrenovation fund continued with a fund village hall, and all enjoyed its new flooring.raising dinner (15) and auction. In May St At Bartram’s Lane field our Youth footballPaul’s church organized a “More than Gold” club now in its fifth year continued to thriveweekend packed with fun and events of all with teams from age Under 8 to Undersorts (16,17,18). In June, St Mary’s church 15 yrs (25). October’s Hadley Wood The PARK VETERINARY PARK VETERINARY VETERI ARY ARY PRACTICE P Cockfosters Cockfosters foste Clean • Spacious • Air-conditioned pacious ned The only local practice to p Fully Equipped. • Operating theatre • Xrays • Dental Wo eatre Workshop orkshop be FSA approved for A • Laboratory • Ultrasound • Endoscopy ory copy insurrance insurance claims. • Advanced Anaesthetic Monitoring ed ing • Puppy Parties • Geriatric care y e Call for details on how to Register ster 020 8275 0330 (24 hrs) 275 or visit www.theparkvets.com ww ww.theparkvets.co om Fr i e n d l y, Friendly, Compassionate e The Place for Puppy g & Caring Professionals. Parties! 2
  3. 3. New Year! New you! Guaranteed inch loss with Burns Night Universal Contour Wrap Friday 25th January An authentic celebration from north of the border. Re-shape your body with Ultratone Price: £51.00 per person – Including Piping the Haggis, 30% Off +Free Spray Tan on Courses four course dinner and a dram of Scotch whisky. Payable on booking. Dress code: Black tie or Kilt. Tel: 020 8449 2687 Please advise any dietary requests when booking 32 Crescent West 2 COnCERT DINNER Friday 8th February - Cello/Piano Recital 5 Laura Seddon and Peter Dodsworth Sparkling wine and canapés reception, three course dinner, coffee, tea and petits fours and concert. Price: £57.95 per person – table wines extra. Payable on booking. Dress code: Black tie. Please advise any dietary requests when booking. WEST LODGE PARK YO U R C O U N T RY R E T R E AT Cockfosters Road, Hadley Wood, Herts, EN4 0PY. T: 020 8216 3900 Email: wlpreception@bealeshotels.co.uk Book online at: www.bealeshotels.co.uk3 6 7 4 3
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  5. 5. 15 Dr Keith Garber Dr Andrew Halmer Dr Tina Chrysostomou All aspects of general dentistry offered throughout the week16 including Saturday morning appointments Please contact our reception 16 Crescent West, Hadley Wood, Barnet, Herts, EN4 0EJ Tel: 020 8441 0257 1718 19
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  8. 8. From Cottages to Country Estates OFFICES AT BARNET TOTTERIDGE HADLEY WOOD BROOKMANS PARK RADLETT HADLEY GREENHADLEY WOOD £1,335,000 HADLEY WOOD £1,295,000 HADLEY WOOD £1,150,000 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 3 Receptions 5 Bedrooms Family Bathroom 3 Receptions Development Opportunity With Planning Permission Kitchen/diner Utility Room Back Room Kitchen/dining Area Utility Room Guest Cloakroom Granted For A Six Bedroom Detached Southerly Aspect Rear Garden Approx. 180’ Garage Stunning Garden Swimming Pool Home 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 4 Receptions HADLEY WOOD OFFICE 020 8440 9797 AD HADLEY WOOD OFFICE 020 8440 9797 HADLEY WOOD OFFICE 020 8440 9797 TO COMECOCKFOSTERS OIEO £1,000,000 HADLEY WOOD £900,000 HADLEY WOOD £449,999 In Need of Modernisation 3 Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms Reception Room 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Open Plan Reception Family Bathroom 2 Reception Rooms Kitchen Kitchen Southerly Aspect Balcony Overlooking Room & Kitchen Guest CloakroomSoutherly Aspect Rear Garden Approx. 170’ Garage Communal Gardens 2 Allocated Parking Spaces Allocated Parking HADLEY WOOD OFFICE 020 8440 9797 HADLEY WOOD OFFICE 020 8440 9797 HADLEY WOOD OFFICE 020 8440 9797 SALES OFFICES AT: BARNET 020 8449 3383 TOTTERIDGE 020 8445 3694 HADLEY WOOD 020 8440 9797 BROOKMANS PARK 01707 661144 RADLETT 01923 604321 NEW HOMES SHOWCASE HADLEY GREEN 020 8441 9555 PREMIER LETTINGS HADLEY GREEN 020 8441 9796 RADLETT 01923 608383 www.statons.com Associated Offices in Mayfair & Moscow The Hadley Wood Association 7 Crescent East Hadley Wood Herts EN4 0EL 8449 7193 hadley.woodassoc@btconnect.com www.hadleywood.org.uk Chairman Graham Sharp 020 8449 2133 sharpie14@btinternet.com Editor Publisher Rod Armstrong 020 8449 5924 Advertising and Centre Manager Lisa Winston 020 8449 7193 hadley.woodassoc@btconnect.com Advertising Manager Betty Brough 020 8441 6859 bbr1934@aol.com Hall Bookings Annie 07903 138 235 hallbookings.hwa@gmail.com Security Task Force Membership Secretary/Admin Caroline Berlyn 020 8441 8020 HWA Membership Secretary Mrs Sue Finlay Tel. 0208 441 2595 The Hadley Wood News is published usually during the first weekend of each month. It is a community publication with the objective of bringing local news, views and events to the residents and friends of Hadley Wood. It is non-profit making with any surplus going to the Hadley Wood Association (HWA) for the direct benefit of residents. Content is produced voluntarily with the make-up, printing and distribution paid for by advertising. Thank you to all our advertisers, without whom this magazine would not be possible. If you would like to contribute to a future issue or receive updates via email, please contact the Editor and Publisher. The HWA and anyone associated with the content of this newsletter cannot accept any responsibility for the accuracy, claims or views expressed. The Hadley Wood News does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the advertisements or other information accessed directly or indirectly from this publication, nor the quality of any products, services, information or other materials displayed, purchased or obtained by anyone as a result of an advertisement or any other information or offer in connection with those products, services, information or other materials.Hadley Wood News shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions contained in any advertisement or other information within this publication. The Publisher reserves the right to amend, abridge or reject any copy supplied for publication. E&OE HWA December 2011 To download a copy of this and/or previous issues of Hadley Wood News, please visit www.hadleywood.org.uk 8