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  Herne Hill
The name Herne Hill first appears in 1789, when the area consisted of woodland, farms and smallholdings.
In the early nineteenth century Herne Hill was affluent and semi-rural.
Parts of Herne Hill today have regained much of their former grandeur due to the spread of gentrification and its proximity to Dulwich.
www.ideal-homes.org.uk /lambeth/main/herne-hill.htm   (402 words)

  
 Herne Hill - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Herne Hill is a neighbourhood in the London Borough of Lambeth and the London Borough of Southwark in Greater London and road of the same name, formerly known as "Heron's Hill".
Herne Hill situated between the more well-known areas of Brixton and Dulwich, and is home to Brockwell Park, which houses the magnificent Brockwell Lido, an open air swimming pool that boasts many attractions such as hair braiding, body painting and yoga classes during the summer.
Herne Hill is the birth place and current residence of best-selling rapper Jake Higgins, who recently signed a new record deal with Ramzi G Productions which lead to the formation of the rap group 'Unknown'.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Herne_Hill   (292 words)

  
 London Borough of Lambeth | Herne Hill ward census information
The population of Herne Hill ward rose from 12,336 in 1991 to 11,805, a decrease of 4.3%.
Herne Hill had a smaller percentage decrease in its white poplaution between 1991 and 2001 compared to the rest of the borough.
Herne Hill had a large decrease in 16-24s between 1991 and 2001 and has a high proportion of people with no religion.
www.lambeth.gov.uk /NR/exeres/A5173B2D-3418-4082-8E0F-E073BC911884.htm   (319 words)

  
 Vélo Club de Londres - Herne Hill Velodrome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
VCL has a long-standing affinity with Herne Hill and was formed with its base at the Velodrome many years ago with the aim of becoming a successful \'youth orientated\' cycling club.
Herne Hill velodrome was officially re-opened on 5 August 2005 with past champions including Chris Boardman & Tony Doyle along with potential future champions from VCL & other local clubs all making the re-opening event a great success.
Herne Hill will of course always host top quality racing, but equally important is its role as a track where children can begin their cycling careers.
www.vcl.org.uk /hernehill   (952 words)

  
 Herne Hill Society » : Herne Hill History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Herne Hill was well covered with trees; but after the Civil War ended in 1651, many were cut down for ship building and domestic use.
Herne Hill’s rural tranquillity changed with the arrival of the railway.
At first Herne Hill was the terminus; but a year later the London, Chatham and Dover Railway opened the line south to Beckenham.
www.rich13.co.uk /hhs/index.php?page=s/3/index.html&PHPSESSID=7c097212b8c80c8d2ebd924a89499a74   (1655 words)

  
 Winkworth - Herne Hill Office Area Overview
Herne Hill itself comprises of many distinct smaller residential areas under one, catch all, title and is neatly divided between Southwark Council (on the Dulwich side) and Lambeth (on the Brixton side) by the railway line that connects Victoria and Blackfriars to the South Coast and Kent.
Herne Hill is an area which has seen a great deal of growth in the last couple of years and now boasts many good restaurants, bars and cafes with more to come.
Herne Hill train station is very popular amongst commuters due to the various destinations that can be quickly reached so easily.
www.winkworth.co.uk /offices/localinfo.asp?qaref=HER   (450 words)

  
 Herne Hill Society » : Home
Herne Hill is mainly the part of south London defined by the SE24 postal district.
It includes parts of the London Boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark, and is bounded by Camberwell to the north, Brixton and Streatham to the west, Dulwich to the east, and Tulse Hill and Norwood to the south.
Our aim is to improve and maintain the quality of the amenities, facilities and environment of the Herne Hill area for the benefit of residents, visitors, local businesses and trades-people.
www.rich13.co.uk /hhs/index.php   (504 words)

  
 London My Herne Hill   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
I also moved to Herne Hill recently, and know absolutely noone in the area, so thought I'd try and be a bit proactive, as trecking across town isn't always what you feel like...
I just moved into Herne Hill, very close to Brockwell Park and I am looking for someone to run with since it would be a pity not to make the best of the park and surrounding area.
I use the Herne Hill Group Practice on corner of Herne Hill and Kestrel Ave and the Half Moon Dental Practice at the bottom of the hill - the yellow place you can't miss it.
www.movethat.co.uk /London/My/Herne_Hill/?p=3   (1519 words)

  
 Ruskin MP I Notes
The Ruskin family moved from Hunter Street in March 1823 to No 28 Herne Hill, a large semi-detached house, the family living there until 1842.
It was in the house at Herne Hill that Ruskin first began his literary career and in particular his work on the first volume of Modern Painters.
In 1851, John James Ruskin purchased a 34-year lease on No 30 Herne Hill, the adjacent house to No 28 for his son and wife to occupy (see Dearden, Facets of Ruskin, pp.35-45).
www.lancs.ac.uk /users/ruskin/empi/notes/lhernehill01.htm   (212 words)

  
 Herne Hill Velodrome - RoadCyclingUK Racing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Herne Hill Velodrome is a piece of cycling history.
This will mean that the long term future of Herne Hill may be the same as Leicester track, it will be left to rot and then declared unfit for public use.
So wherever you live please join the Friends of Herne Hill, if you want to see gold medals at the next Olympics and stars like Bradley Wiggins do well in the future we need to get behind the Friends of Herne Hill and help them secure the long term for the velodrome.
www.roadcyclinguk.com /news/article/mps/UAN/334/v/5   (752 words)

  
 Herne Hill Velodrome - London Olympics 1948
As a London Olympic heritage venue, Herne Hill will play a role in the London 2012 Bid.
Olympic cycling is now held on a shorter, steeper indoor track, but Herne Hill Velodrome will still play a vital Olympic bid supporting role as a key regional development and training venue for cycling.
Herne Hill’s unique history as a venue that hosted the 1948 Olympic Games held in war damaged London is still rememberd today, by many of the cycling fans who crowded the track side in 1948.
www.londonvelodrome.org /pages/olympics48.html   (265 words)

  
 Welcome to Herne Hill Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Herne Hill may have meant "hill by nook of land" or may have been named after the Herne family, residents in the area from the 17th Century.
Herne Hill was part of the ancient manor of Milkwell.
Many new roads finished and named between Herne Hill and Half Moon Lane.
www.southlondonguide.co.uk /hernehill/history.htm   (112 words)

  
 Herne Hill Forum
This is the same team that submitted the full planning application on 134 Herne Hill that was granted in June of this year.
Herne Hill Junction: David Coughtrie, of the HHF Transport Group — catalyst for the scheme -- said that the project had been moving forward, at times slowly, for several years.
Herne Hill Forum passed by the Executive on 13th June 2005.
hernehillforum.blogspot.com   (8430 words)

  
 Geelong Australia - Herne Hill
Herne Hill is a residential suburb 3km west-north-west of Geelong.
Herne Hill has the Western Heights Secondary College (originally Geelong West Technical School, 1954) and five reserves.
Herne Hill was a suburb of the former Geelong West municipality, and before then a district between Geelong West and Fyansford.
www.geelongcity.vic.gov.au /Visiting_Geelong/Towns/Herne_Hill   (169 words)

  
 British Cycling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
On May 12th a huge public meeting, organised by the London Velodrome Trust (LVT), was held in Herne Hill Methodist Hall with over 300 people in attendance to show their support for the Herne Hill Velodrome and concern with the current 'lock-out' situation.
Herne Hill is critical to the success of the Talent Team programme and the current inability to access essential track time in reality could be directly impacting on our medal prospects and potential in 2012 and beyond.
British Cycling is working with the LVT to resolve this current impasse to secure both the short term re-opening and the long term future of Herne Hill.
www.britishcycling.org.uk /news/2005/06_June/08_herne_hill.shtml   (545 words)

  
 Herne Hill Harriers - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Herne Hill Harriers was founded in 1889 and are based at Tooting Bec Track, Tooting Bec Road, London SW17 (Tel: 0208 871 7171),
We pride ourselves on being a family club and cater for all standards and ages from 10 upwards.
We are pleased to give details of how to become involved in our athletics club, when we train, how to join, who to ask for...
www.hernehillharriers.co.uk /hernehill   (361 words)

  
 London My herne Hill
herne Hill Just Moved In Hi there I was wonderingn if anyone could help.
i'm desperately seeking a double room to rent in a house/flat in herne hill as of 31st october.
In response to those seeking a handyman, I have used the electrician at the bottom of Herne Hill to hang pictures and create new sockets - did a reasonable job and quite cheap.....
www.movethat.co.uk /London/My/herne_Hill   (1697 words)

  
 Property to rent in Herne Hill   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Herne Hill station is only minutes away to cut down the commute or deliver you to town for retail and evening pursuits.The garden path leads you a very gran...
3 min to herne hill br and 3 mins to brockwell park.
A well presented two double bedroom flat in an enviable position being located at the end of Burbage Road and a few minutes walk to Herne Hill rail and appx 15 mins walk to Dulwich Village....
www.rightmove.co.uk /property-to-let-in--herne-hill--south-east-london.rsp   (312 words)

  
 Herne Hill property to rent, room mates, Herne Hill flat or house to share or rent - Free to view and advertise
Either view adverts for Herne Hill rooms wanted and to let and contact Herne Hill roommates or flatmates or advertise your room or Herne Hill flat share, house share, student house share, Herne Hill shared accommodation or Herne Hill commercial property to let.
A room in a flatshare, or house share, a room in someone's home.If you are looking for Herne Hill commercial premises or an industrial unit in Herne Hill.If you want a house/flat/apartment or studio flat in Herne Hill.
If you are relocating to Herne Hill as an executive or a professional with a family, or a student finding somewhere for the first time.Whoever you are if you want somewhere to rent in Herne Hill - advertise with us.
www.letalife.com /property_adverts/herne_hill_london_property_to_let.asp   (419 words)

  
 Herne Hill Velodrome - Friends of Herne Hill Velodrome
Herne Hill's largest cycling club - Velo Club de Londres - has been given the challenge of organising cycling activities at Herne Hill on behalf of the community.
The club has had a lot of success in its policy of supporting and encouraging youth riders, much of the success being through the use of Herne Hill, so we are delighted to get the opportunity to continue with that side of the club's activities again."
British Cycling's 3-year re-opening deal has taken The Friends of Herne Hill Velodrome campaign to secure the future of Herne Hill a further step forward.
www.hernehillvelodrome.co.uk /pages/friends.html   (329 words)

  
 Good News for Herne Hill
I have fears this could be the death knell for the future of Herne Hill.
Herne Hill is a 450m velodrome, with relatively shallow banking and is
Herne Hill struggles to run one main event.
www.cyclingforums.com /t-217768-15-1.html   (1628 words)

  
 Herne Hill Velodrome - Public Sessions
Herne Hill Velodrome - London's home of track cycling since 1892
Herne Hill Youth CC mountain bike sessions are held every Saturday morning all year round.
Save yourself the trip if its raining, or phone the track 020 7737 4647 if you're uncertain whether the track is dry.
www.hernehillvelodrome.org.uk /pages/_cycling/sessions.html   (372 words)

  
 HERNE HILL ESTATE AGENTS - Property and houses for sale or rent in Herne Hill and surrounding area.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Let a good number of agents in Herne Hill know your needs - our 'one e-mail to all Herne Hill Estate Agents' button at the top of the homepage is ideal for this.
Work closely with the estate agents, they have local knowledge of the property market and house prices in Herne Hill.
Standard lending ratios are usually three times the principal earner's gross income plus one times the second, or two and a half times joint gross income.
www.email4property.co.uk /herne-hill/estate-agents.htm   (1366 words)

  
 Commercial, Herne Hill, London - pub details # beerintheevening.com
Address: 210-212, Railton Rd, Herne Hill, London, SE24 0JT [map] [gmap]
Herne Hill (0.1 miles), North Dulwich (0.7 miles), Brixton (0.9 miles)
Escape Bar and Art, Herne Hill (0.0 miles), Ganley's, Herne Hill (0.0 miles), Number 22, Herne Hill (0.1 miles), Half Moon, Herne HIll (0.1 miles), Hamilton Arms, Brixton (0.2 miles) - see more nearby pubs
www.beerintheevening.com /pubs/s/70/7066/Commercial/Herne_Hill   (525 words)

  
 Half Moon, Herne HIll, London - pub details # beerintheevening.com
Address: 10, Half Moon Lane, Herne Hill, London, SE24 9HU [map] [gmap]
Herne Hill (0.2 miles), North Dulwich (0.5 miles), West Dulwich (1 mile)
Number 22, Herne Hill (0.0 miles), Commercial, Herne Hill (0.1 miles), Escape Bar and Art, Herne Hill (0.1 miles), Ganley's, Herne Hill (0.1 miles), Hamilton Arms, Brixton (0.3 miles) - see more nearby pubs
www.beerintheevening.com /pubs/s/59/5996/Half_Moon/Herne_HIll   (523 words)

  
 Herne Hill railway station, Herne Hill, London SE24. Historical Brixton - old and new photos of Brixton, Lambeth, ...
Herne Hill railway station, Herne Hill, London SE24.
1910 Horse drawn hansom cabs line up outside Herne Hill railway station, an 1862 Venetian Gothic structure built by the London, Chatham and Dover Railway.
The station featured in 'The Odd Women', an 1893 novel by George Gissing, a popular Victorian author.
www.urban75.org /brixton/history/hernehill1.html   (194 words)

  
 HERNE HILL VELODROME - London's Home of Track Cycling
Bradley Wiggins 2004 Olympic Cycling Gold medallist learnt his winning ways as a junior rider at Herne Hill.
He was only 8 when he first rode there.
“Ever since I was a youngster I’ve had a great deal of fun, pleasure and enjoyment riding at Herne Hill.
www.hernehillvelodrome.co.uk   (105 words)

  
 HERNE HILL ESTATE AGENTS - Property and houses for sale or rent in Herne Hill and surrounding area.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
HERNE HILL ESTATE AGENTS - Property and houses for sale or rent in Herne Hill and surrounding area.
If you have a preferred location within the Herne Hill area or indeed if there are any locations NOT of interest, please provide the agent with this information below :
In all cases any misuse is reported, investigated and appropriate action taken.
www.hernehill-estateagents.co.uk /form_estate.htm   (213 words)

  
 Jobs in Herne Hill
Below is a selection of jobs in Herne Hill.
Hanson Search is leading a pr and communications recruitment consultancy serving both the UK and International markets in permanent and contract recruitment.
Consensus is a London based construction recruitment company specialising in placing temporary and permanent candidates in the industry.
www.agencycentral.co.uk /jobsearch/bytown/london-hernehill.htm   (1019 words)

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