Category: Events

Park events and Friends group meetings

Public meeting March 23

We are inviting our friends, neighbours and fellow park users to attend the next public meeting of Friends of Wray Crescent. The meeting takes place on Saturday March 23 at 11am. During the meeting we will discuss Please join us to get involved and help build the park for the whole community. Please sign up…

By Editor 2024-03-20 Off

Banksy Comes to Hornsey Road

On Sunday March 17, we were all very surprised by the sudden appearance of a fantastic piece of street art on an otherwise forgotten wall, just beside a neglected tree at the side of Hornsey Road, in Tollington Ward, Islington North. The art went up mid-afternoon March 17 We came across it around 6pm as…

By Editor 2024-03-18 Off

Join the Friends of Wray this Christmas

As we reach the end of the year and begin planning for what we can achieve in the next one, we wanted to invite you to a pair of holiday season events we’ve put together for Christmas 2023 – an informal get together at the N19 pub and an impromptu carol singsong in the park. …

By Editor 2023-12-17 Off

Help build the path and give a tree a home

You may have noticed it’s getting a little bit wet outside. You might also have noticed that some of the saplings in the tree nursery look like they’re ready to move to good homes. We wanted to get you to mark two dates in your diaries: November 4, 12 noon: The annual path laying work…

By Editor 2023-11-02 Off

The Return of the Wray Crescent History Walk

Islington Guided Walks held a really successful guided walk around Wray Crescent when they came to visit last autumn. They came festooned with stories concerning our local area, and around seventy people turned up – we think everyone was really interested. They are back September 29 The good news is they’re back to deliver a…

By Editor 2023-09-23 Off