The Olympic Flames comes to Barnet - 25 July

Torch relay comes to Barnet – 25 July Barnet residents will be able to share in the excitement of the Olympics when the torch is carried through Barnet streets on Wednesday 25 July. These are the times for the route. 14:13 Regents Park Road A598 14:13 Ballards Lane...


East Barnet Festival cancelled due torrential rain

TORRENTIAL rain has caused the East Barnet Festival to be cancelled for safety reasons. The organising committee decided to pull the plug on the three day event due to start tonight after an inspection of the site this lunchtime found that the field in Oak Hill Park East Barnet...


Celebration countdown for Barnet 2012

Here is some exciting news regarding the Diamond Jubilee celebrations in East Barnet at The Royal British Legion, Barnet! There are exactly 15 days and and 360 hours to go. This is the first of many events this summer in East Barnet in 2012 and will will keep you posted. The...


East Barnet car park charges scrapped

Plans to charge users of an East Barnet car park have been scrapped after a lengthy campaign by thousands of people who said the move would “kill off” the village high street. Traders were left “gobsmacked” this afternoon after Barnet Council dropped its...


Queens Diamond Jubilee Day at the Royal British Legion East Barnet

QUEENS DIAMOND JUBILEE Grand opening at 12pm by Dazzling Darren Barker Bouncy Castle, 40ft Inflatable Assault Course CHAS LOWE ESTATES BALLOON SPLASHER ... Hog roast, B.B.Q and lots of stalls Live entertainment throughout the day and night Fun to be had by all. SATURDAY 2ND...


Parking Charges at East Barnet are the last straw

A “suffering trading community” in East Barnet needs the support of the local authority through a change to the village’s parking policy, according to local councillors. The ward’s three representatives have launched their own public consultation into...


Olympic Games Torch in Barnet

Barnet Borough is one of more that 1000 villages and towns announced by the London Organising Committee through which the Olympic Flame will be carried by torchbearers during the 2012 Olympic Torch Relay. The exact route around Barnet will be announced in the next couple of...


East Barnet Festival in Oak Hill Park - 7th and 8th July 2012

This years East Barnet Festival sponsored by Chas Lowe Estates has been moved on a week this year because of the Queen's Jubiless weekend to 6-8 July 2012. Although it is early days our audiences may like to make a note in their diaries of the new dates. For more information...