Our Tottenham Factsheet ‘Housing: Demolition v Refurbishment’

Download full factsheet: OurTottenhamHousingFactsheetDemolitions There is compelling evidence that estate or tower block refurbishment, in all but the most extreme cases, is both cheaper and less damaging to the local environment than demolition and new build. (Anne Power, 2008, “Does … Continue reading


(DRAFT) SUBMISSION FROM THE OUR TOTTENHAM PLANNING WORKING GROUP 14th April 2014 Download full submission here INTRODUCTION Tottenham is a great place with a rich social and architectural history, made up of vibrant, diverse and talented communities. We want to … Continue reading

Yes to the renewal and renaissance of the historic and much loved Wards Corner area!

Support for Wards Corner Community Coalition application HGY/2014/0575 As logged on the Council’s planning page:   http://www.planningservices.haringey.gov.uk/portal/servlets/ApplicationSearchServlet?PKID=272550 The Our Tottenham network, involving 40 local organisations, fully supports the Wards Corner Community Coalition and its constructive and inspirational plans for the renewal … Continue reading

Press Release: Our Tottenham Conference A Huge Success

On Saturday 1st February the Our Tottenham Community Planning Conference was attended by over 95 people representing 42 local community groups & organisations, residents associations, traders groups, education institutions and London wide networks. The conference, organised by local residents, brought … Continue reading

Tottenham Journal: Community campaigners galvanise grass-roots vision for Tottenham

http://www.tottenhamjournal.co.uk/news/community_campaigners_galvanise_grass_roots_vision_for_tottenham_our_tottenham_high_road_west_1_3281288 Around 100 people from all corners of the community gathered to discuss their own grass-roots vision for the future of Tottenham on Saturday. The Our Tottenham group’s community planning conference saw more than 95 people attend from 42 local … Continue reading

Haringey Independent: Our Tottenham conference draws up plan for community

2:00pm Sunday 2nd February 2014 http://www.haringeyindependent.co.uk/news/10981364.A_road_map_for_a_new_Tottenham/?ref=var_0 There was standing room only as people of all ages and races gathered to discuss their ideas for the future face of their community. Around 100 people packed Tottenham Chances in Tottenham High Road … Continue reading


Our Tottenham Our voices   Our homes  Our neighbourhoods New website: www.ourtottenham.org.uk A conference organised by and for local residents… IT’S OUR TOTTENHAM  –  creating our own Community Plans for local sites, facilities and neighbourhoods, and for Tottenham as a … Continue reading

Haringey Independent: Our Tottenham hosts conference to create community plan for Tottenham regeneration

http://www.haringeyindependent.co.uk/news/10978053.Community_group_to_create_plan_for_regeneration/?ref=var_0 Campaigners calling for community-led regeneration of Tottenham will host a conference to create their own plan for the area. Our Tottenham will host the event at Tottenham Chances, in High Road, Tottenham, on Saturday, February 1. The conference has … Continue reading