Albert Place, N3

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Something strange is going on in the county’s libraries, and children of all ages have the chance to solve the mystery by taking part in this year’s Hertfordshire Libraries Summer Reading Challenge.

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Leggy Melanie Sykes shows off her figure in a blue dress
The radio DJ, 46, accentuated her bronzed features in the baby blue frock, which was covered in a delicate floral pattern. Melanie’s light dress featured ruffles around the scooped neckline.

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UKIP AM uses racial slur about black MP Chuka Umunna
Michelle Brown is recorded making derogatory comments about Labour’s Chuka Umunna in a phone call.

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Bikers’ breakfast to celebrate school’s travel award
Biking schoolchildren came together for an annual breakfast to encourage pupils to cycle to school on Tuesday.

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Fit for an oligarch: school for the super-rich opens in London’s Mayfair
Fit for an oligarch: school for the super-rich opens in London’s Mayfair

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One shopkeeper who DOES know the rules says: we don't just sell acid to anybody
Shop owner Iain Heaphy believes small corner stores and mini-marts should be banned from selling potentially deadly substances.

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This is the moment a grateful mother met the nurses who saved her daughter’s life
A grateful mum has thanked the nurses who saved her two-year-old daughter’s life.

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Pensioners celebrated with free activities
The council are looking forward to a day which hopes to give something back to older people in society.

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Hip to be Square Mile as plans unveiled for new London culture hub
Hip to be Square Mile as plans unveiled for new London culture hub

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Sir Vince Cable is new leader of Liberal Democrats
Sir Vince Cable has become the new leader of the Liberal Democrats.

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’Devoted’ volunteer has been travelling nearly 100 miles to help out at animal charity since he lost his dog six years ago
’Devoted’ volunteer has been travelling nearly 100 miles to help out at animal charity since he lost his dog six years ago

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Special needs pupils graduate with leavers ceremony
Pupils with special needs left their primary school with a graduation ceremony.

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Owen Jones leads unseat Boris Johnson rally in Uxbridge and South Ruislip constituency
Activist Owen Jones has led a rally aimed at unseating Boris Johnson in his west London constituency.

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Finchley Central



Church End Finchley is a place in the London Borough of Barnet, popularly known as Finchley Central after the Finchley Central station changed its name in 1940. It is a suburban development situated 7 miles (11.3 km) north north-west of Charing Cross.

The main road runs on a north-south axis, and is called Regents Park Road from the North Circular Road until it reaches the station, where the name changes to Ballards Lane. Its heart is the ancient district around the St Mary?s Church, where the imposing tower of Pardes House (formally Christ?s College Finchley), is a landmark. There is a public library, Church End Library and Finchley police station. Along Ballards Lane, close to the station, is a retail district with some Victorian and Edwardian shoping parade as well as modern shops including Tesco.

To the southeast, along East End Road are two institutions of note Avenue House home to the Finchley Society, and a Jewish cultural centre the Sternberg Centre. South, along Regents Park Road is College Farm the last farm in Finchley, and a statue, referred to locally as ?The Naked Lady?, but more properly called La Delivrance. Victoria Park is the home of Finchley Carnival, a large fun fair held every year in July, dating back to 1905.

History


Hendon and District Archaeological Society has found a number of interesting Roman artifacts at Church End but nothing conclusive, and the Saxon settlement
near to the church may not be a continuation of its Roman predecessor. The Domesday Survey mentions a priest, and a church building was documented in 1157. The oldest fabric of the present church is 13th century. The fifty-foot tower (c1450) was much restored in the 18th century when the weathercock, in the form of the ?Lamb and Flag? the badge of the St John, was added. The church is, however, dedicated to St. Mary, an enigmatic feature that defies local historians to this day. Eastern extensions carried out between 1913 ? 15 to designs of architect, Temple Moore have greatly expanded the church. Sir Stamford Raffles, founder of Singapore in 1819, is buried in the church. The most important grave in the churchyard is that of Herbert Chapman the manager of Arsenal Football Club in the 1920s and 1930s. Bram Stoker, may have had St Mary?s graveyard as his model for his fictional ?Kingstead?, the uneasy resting place of Lucy Westenra in his book Dracular. A more benine spirit, St Mary?s graveyard is also the resting place of Coventry Patmore?s wife Emily, the model for the poem The Angel in the House (1854), and the upon whom the Victorian model of domesticity ?the Angel of the Hearth? is based.

West of the church is the Greyhound pub rebuilt in 1898. Originally called the church house it was used vestry meetings from the 16th to 1878. In 1676 the inn, by then was known as the Greyhound, burned down in a fire. In 1855 a fire brigade was established, renamed the Hendon volunteer fire brigade in 1866, and a manual fire engine was kept in a building the church. Further west Church Farmhouse Museum, opened in 1955, is run by the London Borough of Barnet.

Hendon War Memorial was unveiled on St George’s Day, 23 April 1922, but was moved to its present location in 1962. By 1906 Sir Audley Neeld was building in the lands that had been Renters Farm, starting with a new road from Station Road to Queens Road, later called Vivian Avenue. The eventual estate used many names associated with the family: Dallas, Audley, Elliot, Graham, Rundell, Vivian, Algernon, and, of course, Neeld. Other names are associated with Neeld estates in Grittleton, including Alderton, Fosconte, Sevington, and Allington. Hendon Central Station and the Watford Way were constructed in 1923. The road was supposed to cut through the Neeld Estate but a local ratepayers group in Hendon Central, backed up by Hendon Urban District Council, petitioned the County Council in January 1924 and central government, and the route was changed so that it would pass up Queen?s Road (better known now as the Hendon Way).

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Finchley:   Finchley is an important area of north London.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albert Place, N3 · Arcadia Avenue, N3 · Ballards Lane, N3 · Chaville Way, N3 · Claigmar Gardens, N3 · Claverley Villas, N3 · College Terrace, N3 · Cornwall Avenue, N3 · Crescent Rise, N3 · Crescent Road, N3 · Dancastle Court, N3 · Dollis Park, N3 · Dorset Mews, N3 · Elm Court, N3 · Elm Park Road, N3 · Eversleigh Road, N3 · Falkland Avenue, N3 · Glenhill Close, N3 · Grosvenor Road, N3 · Grove Avenue, N3 · Hervey Close, N3 · Lansdowne Road, N3 · Lawford House, N3 · Lichfield Grove, N3 · Lovers Walk, N12 · Lovers Walk, N3 · Nether Close, N3 · Nether Street, N3 · Princes Avenue, N3 · Rectory Close, N3 · Redbourne Avenue, N3 · Sellers Hall Close, N3 · Shakespeare Road, N3 · Spencer Close, N3 · Spencer Court, N3 · Station Close, N3 · Station Road, N3 · Stuart Court, N3 · Sylvan Avenue, N3 · The Avenue, N3 · The Grove, N3 · Victoria Avenue, N3 · Wentworth Avenue, N3 · Wentworth Park, N3 · Wootton Grove, N3 ·


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