Review of 2013 meetings & campaigns

Date Meeting Speakers Venue and number attending
Jan 23rd AGM Talk on Fire Safety Snow was bad and Fire Fighter could not come Hilldene Court, 18
Feb 20th The Elderly in Hard Times Maggie Pether Haringey AgeUK & David Clements   Coordinator, Neighbourhood Connect Haringey Council YMCA Hornsey, 34 & cllr.
Mar.20th Do you agree with land sell-off at Whittington Hospital? Robert Aitken – Deputy Chairman, Whittington   Health & Jan Pollock – Defend Whittington    Hospital Coalition YMCA Hornsey, 18 & cllr
April 17th Antibiotics: Do we know enough about them? Kapil Sadawana, pharmacist.Also Firefighters Mark Jordan & team on   Fire Safety Marian Centre, 22
April 24th Trip to Trent Park    
April 19th Picket at East Finchley Crown Post Office Members supported PO staff  
May 15th How Confused are we about Mental Illness? Gillian Payne SANE & Jo Cahill,   Alzheimer’s Society Haringey Marian Centre, 23 & cllr.
May 18th Defend London’s   NHS march Members attended
June 19th -20th National Pensioners Convention 2013 Pensioner Parliament Delegates Clive and Audrey Evers, Janet Shapiro GLR NPC delegate  
June 19th Outing to Geffrye    Museum    
July 17th Let’s Talk about Bereavement Hans Meijer, Humanist Integrative Counsellor   & Pschotherapist Marian Centre, 21
Sept 8th Muswell Hill Festival Cherry Tree Woods, HPAG had a stall  
Sept18th Are you prepared for when you need care? Paul Hatchment, Haringey’s Interim Team   Manager for Neighbourhoods and Older People    & Marcella Gibbi from Financial Assessment Team Marian Centre, 29
Oct 16th The History of Alexandra Palace Stuart Little, who showed excerpts from his   DVD Marian Centre, 26 & cllr.
Nov 20th “Scrimp & Save”, Come with your ideas! Members worked in teams. Their work has been   collated in a booklet. Marian Centre, 22
Nov 27th NPC Lobby of Parliament Members reported on the rally in newsletter  
Dec 11th Social Members provided the entertainment of   readings, songs and poems. Father Bruce attended Marian Centre, 23

Ham& High articles; Jan 24th – Clive, March 7th – Clive, April 18th – Janet, May 30th – Janet, August 22nd – Ann, October 3rd – Janet, Recent – Lauritz, January 9th 2014 – Clive