Located inside the Great North Leisure Park, Vue North Finchley has eight screens with over 2,100 seats.

Road: Henlys Corner marks the junction between the A1 and the North Circular (A406), and from which the M1 is six minutes away.

After working in property for over five years, and dealing with many agents, it is refreshing to deal with an individual agent that is good at what they do. There was no hard sell, not pressure tactics and you took the time to understand what I wanted.

It is predominantly a residential suburb, with three town centres: North Finchley, East Finchley and Finchley Church End (Finchley Central).

Finchley was created an urban district of Middlesex in 1894. In 1932 it was created as the Municipal Borough of Finchley, but in 1965 the municipal borough was abolished and its area became part of the London Borough of Barnet.

Housed in a brand new, state-of-art centre, our Sixth Form is a vibrant community of over 300 students. The majority are students who have chosen to return to FCH following their GCSEs; however we also welcome students (male and female) who have completed their GCSEs elsewhere.

We both just wanted to say how much we have appreciated your professional, informative and supportive service. You have helped us all the way and we wouldn’t hesitate to recommend you to anybody wishing to sell their property.

From around 1547 Finchley had a parish vestry, which became a local board in 1878, an urban district council in 1895, and finally a municipal borough council between 1933 and 1965. The area is now part of the London Borough of Barnet.[9]

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We really appreciate how convenient everything was from viewing the property to moving in. KFH has been the best agent we have come across by far.

You’ve been such a great help throughout the process, even down to the little extras. I’ll have no hesitation in recommending KFH to other friends in the area if they’re looking to sell or let.

The area of London known as 'Finchley Road', around Finchley Road tube station, is not part of Finchley, but instead refers to a district further south at Swiss Cottage, Camden. The area is named after a section of the A41 road, which continues to Golders Green and eventually runs north to Henlys Corner on the North Circular Road and Finchley.

Finchley is on a plateau, 90 metres (300 ft) above sea level 11 km (6.8 mi) north of Charing Cross and 6 km (3.7 mi) south of Barnet. To the west is the Dollis valley formed by Dollis Brook the natural western boundary of Finchley.[1] Mutton Brook forms the southern boundary, joining the Dollis Brook to become the River Brent.

Extensive cultivation began about the time of the Norman Conquest. By the 15th and 16th centuries the woods on the eastern side of the parish had been cleared to form Finchley Common.[2] The medieval Great North Road, which ran through the common, was notorious for highwaymen until the early 19th century.[1]

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You were enthusiastic from the start and naturally, we were delighted when you secured us the offer so quickly. However, our most important thanks are because you dealt with the selling process so professionally, calmly and amazingly.

Vue North Finchley has wheelchair access throughout the venue and in all screens. You can access the cinema directly from the leisure park car park, using either the lift or the escalator.

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Finchley Memorial Hospital, on Granville Road, North Finchley, was a small NHS hospital administered by NHS Barnet, a primary care trust. Built with local donations in 1908 it was originally Finchley Cottage Hospital, renamed and expanded after the first world war as a war memorial.[25] A new hospital on adjacent land opened in September 2012; the old hospital buildings were demolished.

You have had many successes during your tenure including considerably smaller arrears, higher standards of maintenance, the lowest real management costs in 20 years and healthy accounts. 

Given the large area Finchley covers, it’s no surprise that the area boasts education options to suit every family. Primary schools include Manorside Primary School and Moss Hall Infant School, while St. Michael's Catholic Grammar School ranked in the top 20 state secondary schools in 2014.

Very many thanks to you and your team for all your hard work and excellent advice. You all did a great job.

The Archer, on East Finchley tube station, is a 10-foot-tall (3.0 m) statue by Eric Aumonier of a kneeling archer having just released an arrow. The statue La Délivrance depicts a naked woman holding a sword (and is informally known as the Naked Lady); it stands at the approach to Finchley from the south, in a small garden beside Regent's Park Road, just north of Henlys Corner.

Finchley Catholic is a wonderful place to work. We have an extensive programme of professional development and a commitment to staff welfare. If you are considering training as a teacher or are seeking a new role, we would love to hear from you.

The station features in the Finchley Central mind game, which in turn became the basis for the game Mornington Crescent in the BBC Radio 4 series I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue.[34]

Most of Finchley is on boulder clay or glacial moraine, skirted by a layer of gravel, then the underlying layer of London clay. This roughly triangular gravel line was the most fertile area; hamlets which grew at the three corners evolved into Finchley's early population centres[4] corresponding to the three town centres in the area:

The rugby team is Finchley RFC. Finchley Cricket Club (founded 1832), plays in the Middlesex premier league, at Arden Field, East End Road, N3.[23] Finchley golf club on Frith Lane was designed by five-times Open Champion James Braid. Ken Brown, Ryder Cup player and BBC presenter, described it as "The best presented golf course for club play that I have seen in years".

Vue North Finchley is located inside the Great North Leisure Park, just off the North Circular (A406) and connecting to the A1000 Finchley High Road.

Give your fitness and finances a helping hand at our great-value gym in Finchley where everyone and every body is welcome.

William Hogarth painted his satirical March of the Guards to Finchley in 1750. It is a depiction of a fictional mustering of troops on London's Tottenham Court Road to march north to Finchley to defend the capital from the second Jacobite rebellion of 1745.

Finchley Central is a London Underground station in the Church End area of Finchley, north London. The station is on the High Barnet branch of the Northern line, between West Finchley and East Finchley stations, and is the junction for the short branch to Mill Hill East station. The station is in Travelcard Zone 4.


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Margaret Thatcher was elected as MP for Finchley and Golders Green in 1959.

The Sternberg Centre for Judaism in the old Manor House (formerly convent and school of St Mary Auxiliatrice) at 80 East End Road in Finchley is a Jewish cultural centre. It was founded to facilitate Reform and Liberal Jewish institutions,[clarification needed] attached to the Movement for Reform Judaism.

The bus station is served by routes 82 and 460, and by through routes 221 and 125 to Edgware and Finchley Central, respectively. The Cricketers pub used to stand adjacent to the old bus station.

We are very excited for the upcoming visit of Cardinal Vincent Nichols! 

Finchley Lido's Better Swim School has continued to grow by adding five extra lessons, creating more spaces for new swimmers beginning their journey with Better Swim School.

In February 2010, the Green Party held its spring party conference at the artsdepot in North Finchley.[11]

From 1959 to 1992 the Finchley constituency was represented in Parliament by Margaret Thatcher, British Prime Minister from 1979 to 1990.[10] Finchley is now included in the new constituency of Finchley and Golders Green.

Thank you for your hard work. You’ve been very professional in the way that you handled me and the sale.