Planet A – an eco-action plan for Highgate

Planet A – an eco-action plan for Highgate

During the Highgate Festival in June, more than 50 people came together to hear talks and run workshops designed to generate ideas about how we as a community can respond to the climate crisis. These are the ideas: TransportMake Pond Square more attractive to linger...
No Planet B

No Planet B

An evening of sustainability talks and discussion were held at Omved Gardens on 7 July. Each speaker was given five minutes to present their work around issues including bees, pesticides, seed collection and food security. The event was organised by OmVed Gardens,...
Highgate’s pollution

Highgate’s pollution

Two major transport themes in the Forum’s work in 2018 will be buses and parking. A core on these issues is pollution: Highgate High Street, Highgate Hill and Archway Road have above legal levels of air pollution. This blog sets out the background and summarises...
Air Quality Update

Air Quality Update

The Highgate community crowd-funded a second air quality survey and this blog presents the results.The main conclusions:1. Highgate’s main thoroughfares still have illegal levels of (NO2) air pollution.2. Overall air quality has not changed in the last year – where we...