Black History Day – walks and talks Sat 24 October from 1pm 1pm An introduction to Abney Park 2pm The Abolitionists of Abney Park 3pm Diane Abbott MP talks about the BME experience in Hackney 4pm A graveside reading of the Harlem Renaissance writer Eric Walrond’s book Tropic Death Plus, a fascinating exhibit from Hackney Archives on the Abolitionists of Hackney… … More This weekend at Abney Park…
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Diane Abbott Labour, Hackney North and Stoke Newington What steps is the Minister taking to make cycling safer, particularly in our great cities, such as London? There can be no greater deterrent to people getting on their bikes than their fear of cycling on busy roads. Link to this speechIn context Individually Hansard source(Citation: HC … More Diane Abbott On Cycling
Abney Park 175th Anniversary Celebrations View this email in your browser Abney Park is 175! Come help us celebrate! Dawn Chorus 13 May, 5am-approx 7am Free Reserve your spot on the walk here Meet at the Stoke Newington High Street entranceCome and listen to Abney Park’s magical dawn chorus, as part of Abney’s 175th birthday celebrations. … More Abney Park UPDATE
Come help us celebrate! It’s 175 years since Abney Park cemetery was established in 1840 and we are celebrating with a series of exciting events this May, from literary talks to nature walks and music in the park. Come and find out all about Abney! The 175th anniversary of Abney Park Cemetery’s opening is on … More Abney Park is 175!
David Downes donated a proportion of the sales from his pop-up exhibition earlier this year.
We expect to reopen on Thurs morning 7 May. We close Abney in high winds for public safety. This allows us to manage the woodland for nature and maintain our veteran trees, which are vital habitats for all kinds of species, from bats to rare insects and beautiful fungi. Please take extra care in case … More Abney is closed today due to high winds
Please read the following minutes from the Abney Park Trust EGM 15 March 2015, to be approved at the next Abney Park Trust AGM. Attendees: 18 members Jon Markovic (JM) from Hackney Council, for item 1 only. Trustee: Alan Gartrell (AG) Trustee: Richard Allen (RA) 1) Transfer of management responsibilities to LBH JM presented the … More Abney Park Trust Minutes from EGM 15 March 2015
May 2015 This May is the 175th Anniversary of the opening of Abney Park Cemetery and we will be celebrating the occasion with a variety of events, to which you are cordially invited. 9 May Fun Day The traditional Abney event with music, craft workshops, food, stalls and an opportunity to discuss the future of Abney. 10 May Talking … More Abney Park 175th anniversary celebrations
14 April, 7pm, Abney Park classroom (Right through the main gates on Stoke Newington High St) All users of Abney Park are members of the Abney Park User Group, so come along to this open meeting at Abney Park to hear about what’s going on, meet other users and have your say. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or … More Abney Park User Group open meeting