Chance to win £50 Voucher in New Team North Tottenham

In Community, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

The latest Team North Tottenham is out now. If it hasn’t been delivered through your letterbox then there should be plenty of copies in your local libraries, sports centres, local businesses and GPs. The new edition features a questionnaire on page 2 asking what you like about Team North Tottenham. Fill in the form and you will be entered into a …

See Photos from the Recent Community Games

In Children and families, Community, Education, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

More than 150 children from our schools have been competing in a day of sporting fun. In early March the Community Games 2018 was held at Tottenham Green Leisure Centre. The event, organised by charity SportInspired and supported by Lendlease and Haringey Council, saw different teams from Brook House and St Francis de Sales primary schools competing in six activities: boxing, …

My Favourite Recipe is…

In Community, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

Former actor and singer Wayne Clark runs Sage, the new café at 40 Lordship Lane. His labour of love serves up a winning combo of breakfast and brunch options, vegetarian and vegan meals, bagels and burgers washed down with lots of smoothies and hot drinks. While funky tunes played in the background Wayne – who is also a band manager …

From Conferences in California to Writing About World Champions

In Community, Education, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

We spoke to two students from Tottenham, studying at Haringey Sixth Form College, who have recently made the most of their exciting opportunities Tahanni Hussein, aged 18 “From a young age I’ve been interested in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and maths) but I didn’t really know what STEM was. I’m a problem solving person and I like taking apart …

Opportunity Knocks at Top North Tottenham School

In Community, Education, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

It only opened in September but already there’s a buzz around the London Academy of Excellence Tottenham. Bringing the benefits of the public school to Tottenham it’s a special collaboration that includes the prestigious Highgate School providing a number of teachers and expertise to the state-of-the-art building provided by Spurs in the High Road. Modelled on the successful LAE Stratford …

If I was Mayor for the Day…

In Children and families, Education, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

By Andre, 16, a pupil at LAE Tottenham “I would try to focus on communities. On my day there will be some sort of committee set up that ensures the local community will stay as it is. And, if people have moved out of where they used to live, they would still have somewhere they could come back to where …

Our North Tottenham

In Community, Education, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

Victoria, 16, and Omar, 15, both live in north Tottenham. They are currently doing their GCSEs at the Duke’s Aldridge Academy in Trulock Road. What do you like about this area? Victoria: I like how everything is easily accessible. Almost anything you need is close to hand and easy to get to. We also have quite a few green spaces …

Join the Safety Champions

In Community, Latest News by Jonathan Lovett

By the council’s community safety engagement officer, Natasha Johnson “We’re a group of residents who want to see change in Northumberland Park. We want the area to be a better place to live and work and we want our children to go out and play safely. I guess it’s about taking ownership of the neighbourhood. We’ve been going for a …