West Finchley Residents News

Covid 19 Crisis

During the period of lockdown 36 volunteers were co-ordinated to make calls to isolated residents or to collect shopping for those who are unable to get out themselves. A leaflet advertising this WFRA response was delivered to all 800 households in the area.


Police have issued a warning about people taking advantage of the Covid-19 crisis to scam people. Total coronavirus fraud losses now total nearly £1 million. These include fake emails and text messages purporting to be from government or health agencies.

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Winter Warmer 2 February 2020

Residents attended the annual social event in the Gordon Hall. Everyone brought a dish to share and mulled wine was poured!

Summer Supper 29 June 2019

The summer event was held at Finchley Lawn Tennis Club in Brent Way. In perfect weather, over 30 people shared a superb buffet supper prepared by members of the committee.

Neighbourhood Plan Consultation 19 March to 13 May 2019

Residents in the neighbourhood were consulted on the draft Plan. Developing the Plan has been a long process involving the Forum members, the Executive Committee, the planning consultants Nexus and Aecom as well as hundreds of residents who have contributed their views and comments at different stages.

Yellow Lines and Parking

Yellow lines on Fursby/Brent Way/ Chesterfield and Nethercourt/ Courthouse Junctions and Parking in Court House Road and Gardens

Most of you will know of the long saga, dating back several years, concerning pavement parking in Courthouse Road and Courthouse Gardens and the demand for yellow lines to stop commuter parking on junctions at Nethercourt Ave / Courthouse Gardens and Brent Way / Fursby Ave / Chesterfield Road. Following a great deal of local activity. Read More ...

Crime Prevention in our neighbourhood

Come and meet our police Safer Neighbourhood Team, hear about local crime prevention, ask questions.

Gordon Hall on Sunday, 24 February 2019 at 2.30pm. Read more...

Winter Warmer 20 January 2019

Everyone is invited to our annual Winter Warmer lunch from 1pm to 3pm at the Gordon Hall. Please bring a dish of food to share.


Rat Infestation - UPDATE October 2018

Following a campaign by local residents, Barnet Council have tried to reduce the rat infestation on Dollis Valley Greenwalk. Read more...

Updates on recent planning applications