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An Evening with Annabel Leventon. Wednesday April 18th.

On Wednesday April 18th Annabel Leventon will recount tales of her amazing life in music and theatre. She was nominated Actress of The Year for her lead performance in the original production of Hair. She is an actress, singer, director … Continue reading

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Proust Group

The reading group finished the first volume of Remembrance of Things Past and discussed it at a meeting at the end of March. The next meeting will be at the library on Saturday June 2nd, at 3.30, when we will … Continue reading

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Proust In February

The Proust reading and discussion group continued with a successful meeting on January 27th discussing Combray, the first section of volume 1 of Remembrance of Things Past. The next meeting will be on Saturday February 24th at 3.30 in the … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR

HLAG sends new year greetings to all supporters and friends! A reminder: Highgate Library has regular events for children, from Sing and Rhyme for babies and toddlers at 11 on Wednesdays to Messy Mornings (Tuesdays 11) to Open Play times … Continue reading

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Reading Proust

On Saturday 11th November at 3.30 pm at the library all were  invited to join an event backed by HLAG: reading aloud as a group the beginning of Proust’s Remembrance of Things Past. This event provided a way of getting … Continue reading

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JACKSONS LANE – NO GO

The feasibility study on Highgate Library’s potential relocation to Jacksons Lane Arts Centre has now been completed, with the results formally announced yesterday – and the outcome is “No”. To cut a long story short, it comes down to cost. … Continue reading

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News-sheet on June 22nd meetings re Jacksons Lane Co-Location Feasibility Study (plus updates and additional comment)

We’ve issued a news-sheet this week, covering the outcome of last week’s public meetings re the Feasibility Study for the potential Jacksons Lane Co-Location. You will find excepts below and a full text on a pdf. HLAG involvement “Let’s be … Continue reading

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A Vision for Highgate Library

Haringey Council Library Service is presenting their vision for a new library at Jacksons Lane at a meeting on Wendesday, 19th July at Highgate WQood School at 7 pm. It promises to be an exciting event –don’t miss it.

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HLAG STATEMENT on JACKSONS LANE PROPOSAL for CO-LOCATION WITH HIGHGATE LIBRARY

Highgate Library Action Group has worked for the library for over twenty-five years – sometimes in line with Haringey Council policy and sometimes against. We have always based our work on the expectation that the library would stay in its … Continue reading

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Sue Chinn

    This is a personal note on the Chair of the Highgate Library Action Group, Sue Chinn, by Michael O’Callaghan, A HLAG committee member. In Sue Chinn we have a remarkably effective and dedicated community activist, who has been … Continue reading

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