North Finchley pop-UPs! | look-UP!

look UP! Thursday 20th June, 6pm-10pm outside the artsdepot and Tally Ho Embrace the magic of the summer solstice in the heart of the Town Centre this summer. Come along to the grand finale of our event series, promising a fantastic night filled with dancers, delicious food and drinks and workshops!   Performances and workshops:…

North Finchley pop-UPs! | gather-UP!

gather UP!  Friday 14th June, 4pm-8pm Outside artsdepot Join us in a celebration of the cultural diversity of North Finchley, we invite you to spend the night enjoying a variety of performances and workshop, accompanied with great food.   Food by: Yinkasafroeats, African street food – @Yinkasafroeats Deli House, @delihouseuk   Workshops with: Noriko Nagaoka…

North Finchley pop-UPs! | green-UP!

green UP! Saturday 8th June, 11am-3pm Outside artsdepot   We are honouring World Environment Day with a series of workshops exploring more sustainable ways of living, we invite to learn, create and collaborate!   Food by Yinkasafroeats – @Yinkasafroeats   Workshops with Re:New Crafts @re.newcrafts  Finchley Pollinator Project @finchleypollinatorproject Shaz Jewellery @shazjewellery Sign up for…

North Finchley pop-UPs! | raise-UP!

raise UP! Sunday 2nd June, 12pm-4pm Outside Tally Ho and the artsdepot   raise-UP! is an event dedicated to focusing on our physical, emotional and mental wellbeing. We invite you to take part in and enjoy craft workshops,  exercise classes, meaningful conversations, uplifting performances and nourishing food.   Join us for talks with: Ready To…

North Finchley pop-UPs! | set-UP!

set UP!  Wednesday 29th May, 11:30am-3:30pm at Tally Ho and the artsdepot This half-term we are providing some creative fun for all the family. Join us for arts and crafts activities, performances, good food and a craft market! ________________________________________________________________ Food by Yinkasafroeats, African street food – @Yinkasafroeats Tam’s Table, Caribbean food   Workshops by Acacia…

North Finchley pop-UPs! – a series of free community events this Spring

Set in the heart of the Town Centre, our aim is to bring people together to enjoy and celebrate the incredible talent right here in our community. The events will be launching our soon-to-be transformed public spaces outside the artsdepot and Tally Ho. Bold new artworks, graphics and furniture aim to inject colour and playfulness…

North Finchley pop-UPs: Summer 2024

We want to hear from local individuals, groups, organisations, and businesses who want to be involved in these community-centred events. These events will celebrate the richness and diversity of life in North Finchley. Whatever you want to do, whether you want to perform, run a food stall, lead a class, do a demonstration, sell your…

Public Realm Design Framework

In April 2022 Barnet Council appointed Momentum Transport consultants and Soundings to develop a Public Realm Design Framework for North Finchley Town Centre. This document is part of a wider piece of work launched by Barnet Council to develop a Public Realm Design Framework for North Finchley Town Centre. Developing this framework together with the…

Creative Placemaking for North Finchley Town Centre

The first phase of the Creative Placemaking project included: A Cultural Action Plan to share art and creativity, foster community and support cultural growth in the Town Centre. A Wayfinding Action Plan to better sign local amenities, routes and community destinations and create a sense of arrival when approaching North Finchley. Graphic Identity Guidelines that…

Creative Placemaking Community Engagement Report

Through a combination of on-street pop-up engagement, online surveys and business surveys, 156 responses were received. These breakdown as; 71 in-person surveys, 62 online surveys and 23 business surveys. This feedback has been distilled into the report below, which can be viewed online or downloaded for offline reading. If you have any comments on the…