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Category Archives: Things to do
“It’s double-fair trade” New café at Cally Road!
A new independent coffee shop and guitar venue, has taken residence at Kings Cross on Caledonian Road. Kings Cross locals get discounts. Continue reading
Hillview Love my Neighbour Festival Saturday 5th August 2017 2pm to 10pm Live Music Orquestra Estelar Ash Walker Bitter & Twisted The Harmonic Cats Nick & Jon from Midhope Gwang Djembe Drummers Dance Escuela de Baile – flamenco Ankhile Putt … Continue reading
Flatiron Steak replacing TED on Cally Road?
A licence transfer notice for 47-51 Caledonian Road suggests that the relatively shortlived TED restaurant is to be replaced by a steak joint, Flatiron. If this is right, as Kings Cross is short of steak places this is welcome. Reviews … Continue reading
Posted in Food and Drink, Local businesses, Planning, Licensing and Regulation Tagged #flatiron, #lne, #localnewsengine 2 Comments
Dead Parrot sketch filmed in Cally Pets
There’s a lot of classic film locations around Kings Cross, but it was news to me that the famous Monty Python Dead Parrot sketch was filmed in Cally Pets at 345 Caledonian Road. The first version of the sketch was … Continue reading
Posted in Film Tagged callypets, deadparrot, filmlocation, python Leave a comment
Petition launched to save outdoor pond
The outdoor King’s Cross pond designed by Ooze Architects has become a firm favourite for both swimmers and urban wildlife enthusiasts. In April we reported that it was threatened with closure. Shortly after that it appeared to have been saved. … Continue reading
HS2 to hit our closest countryside
Perhaps the easiest way to get to the countryside from King’s Cross is to pop out west towards Denham and surrounding area, just a short train journey or 40 minute-ish drive. Sarah, Green, ex-narrowboat resident of Battlebridge Basin, loved it … Continue reading
Posted in New, Things to do, Wildlife and Nature Tagged hs2 3 Comments
Five Guys burgers in Lighthouse Building Kings Cross – good but pricey
It’s great to see the Lighthouse Building back in use, now with a Five Guys burger joint on the ground floor. The conversion is light and airy with a more than 180 degree view of the lovely Kings Cross gyratory. … Continue reading
Posted in Food and Drink, New Tagged fiveguys, fiveguyskingscross Leave a comment
Visit a beautiful local garden in the National Gardens Scheme
From 2pm to 6pm on Sunday 5 June 2016 Mike Jackson (of the film ‘Pride‘ fame) will once again open his small plantsman’s garden to the public at 1 Battlebridge Court as part of the Barnsbury Group. Mike’s stunning garden … Continue reading
Posted in King's Cross People, New, Noticeboard, Things to do Tagged Gardening, Mike Jackson Leave a comment