In 2012 the following investments and projects took place in Tottenham


February 2012

  • £41m funding and investment approved for the regeneration of Tottenham (Council/GLA)                                                              
  • Tottenham Hotspur FC £430m stadium development given planning approval
  • HRH Prince of Wales and HRH Duchess of Cornwall visit Tottenham High Road


March 2012

  • Council/Homes for Haringey begin engaging with Love Lane estate residents about their priorities for improvement
  • Launch of ’12 in 2012’ pledges for Tottenham


April 2012

  • Job Centre Plus reopened


May 2012

  • Carpetright planning permission approved by the Council
  • Tottenham Town Centre Growth Manager appointed
  • Tottenham Green Regeneration Stakeholder Group first meeting
  • Arup commissioned to produce Tottenham Investment and Development Framework and High Road West master plan options
  • Jobs for Haringey programme launched


June 2012

  • Seven Sisters Regeneration Project (Wards Corner site) given planning permission
  • Tottenham Green stakeholder & public workshops held to inform proposals for £1.5m investment in the Green, facilitated by the Prince’s Foundation for Building Communities
  • Summer on the Green held as part of the London Festival of Architecture
  • Council and Homes for Haringey support the re-launch of the Love Lane Residents Association


July 2012

  • 639 opened as community enterprise space by GLA
  • First Bruce Grove Regeneration Stakeholder Group meeting – informing proposals for £850k of public realm and market improvements


August 2012

  • A Plan for Tottenham published
  • Work starts to rebuild Carpetright building
  • Adams & Sutherland appointed to design Growth on the High Road schemes
  • Summer events held, part of programme for Tottenham 2012 & the Cultural Olympiad
  • Cruyff Court’ multi use games area opened in Ferry Lane


September 2012

  • Construction works begin on Phase 1 of Tottenham Hotspur FC development
  • Project Tottenham community film festival (part of the cultural programme)
  • Tottenham Medley Market takes place on Tottenham Green East


October 2012

  • ‘Invest Haringey’ event held showcasing key sites and development opportunities
  • Public consultation on Bruce Grove public realm projects begins


November 2012

  • Aldi reopens on the High Road
  • TfL agree to invest £20m in new ‘gateway station’ at Tottenham Hale
  • £34m Tottenham gyratory works start
  • Public consultation on Tottenham Green regeneration designs


December 2012

  • Tottenham Christmas events held – a winter market, music festival and switching on of the Christmas tree lights at Tottenham Green
  • £10k ‘Town Team’ funding awarded
  • ‘It took another riot’ Mayor of London’s Independent Panel on Tottenham report published