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Constable and Hampstead

Follow in the footsteps of John Constable, from where he painted to where he is laid to rest. Exploring how features of the town and surrounding landscape of the Heath painted by Constable can still be recognised today.This is a linear walk ending at St John’s, Hampstead Parish Church, Church Row, NW3 6UU.

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Society criticises plans for tall tower blocks on Heath fringes

High buildings seen from Hampstead Heath. Maintaining the openness of the Heath:The skyline to the South and South East of Hampstead Heath is of vital importance to the amenity of Hampstead Heath . It has an immediate impact on long range views over the whole of London from both Parliament Hill and the fields and …

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Society Proposes Nature Corridor to the Heath

Executive Summary: This submission to the 2024 Camden Local Plan consultation is made by the Heath & Hampstead Society with the support of a consortium of local organizations and community groups. It proposes the development of a nature-rich green corridor from Hampstead Heath into Kentish Town through improvements in a chain of five Camden Sites …

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The Jenifer Ford Bequest

The estate of the late Jenifer Ford, a lifelong member of the Society and Hampstead resident and painter, bequeathed to the Society a collection of her paintings of Hampstead and the Heath. These are for sale, with the proceeds to be used by the Society for its charitable purposes. Any members interested in purchasing a painting should contact the Society’s …

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Constable and Hampstead

Follow in the footsteps of John Constable, from where he painted to where he is laid to rest. Exploring how features of the town and surrounding landscape of the Heath painted by Constable can still be recognised today.This is a linear walk ending at St John’s, Hampstead Parish Church, Church Row.

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Commemorative Plaques in Hampstead

by Juliette Sonabend. Hampstead has been home to many famous and influential people, from those who have changed the way we think, to those who have changed the way we shop.

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