Posts Tagged ‘wards corner’

Another honoured visitor to Seven Sisters market

December 18, 2016

Laura Alvarez came to the indoor market at Seven Sisters on Friday 16th December. She heard how the Latin American-majority market is threatened by a Compulsory Purchase Order issued by Haringey Council (more…)

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London for All /No Place for Hate

August 2, 2016

 

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Sunday July 31

A march and rally in response to recent surge in racist attacks, both verbal and physical, and the feeling among many EU and other citizens here that they suddenly don’t belong, post-Brexit.

Organised by Citizens UK,  one march came from the Cathedral of St George in Southwark (an important centre for London LatinAmericans). Simultaneously  groups came from the East London mosque and Tower Hill. They met at City Hall then together crossed Tower Bridge and back, to symbolise connections between north and south London..

 

 

 

Ken visits

March 16, 2012

It’s that time in the electoral cycle again – Ken Livingstone visits the market at Seven Sisters.

He did say that if he is elected as mayor, he will veto the Grainger plan to demolish the market and build clone shops. The mayor has responsibility for Transport for London which holds the freehold as the market is above the tube station, so this is a meaningful promise.

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