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Committee details

Joint meeting of the Alexandra Park & Palace Statutory Advisory Committee and the Alexandra Palace and Park Consultative Committee

Purpose of committee

As part of the Alexandra Palace and Park Governance Review, at the meeting of the Statutory Advisory Committee on 25th January 2011 and the meeting of the Consultative Committee on 8th February 2011 it was agreed that two trial meetings of the Informal Joint Statutory Advisory and Consultative Committees would take place on 5th April 2011 and 31st May 2011.  See below for descriptions of each committee.


Alexandra Park and Palace Statutory Advisory Committee

The Alexandra Palace and Park Board receives advice from the Alexandra Park and Palace Statutory Advisory Committee, an external body established under the terms of the Alexandra Park and Palace Act 1985. Its functions, as laid down by the Act are the powers and duties of the Advisory Committee shall be to promote the objects of the charity and assist the Trustees in fulfilling the trusts by considering and advising the Trustees on the following main matters.-

(a) the general policy relating to the activities and events arranged or permitted in the Park and Palace;

(b) the effects of such activities and events upon the local inhabitants and local environment.


Alexandra Palace and Park Consultative Committee


The Consultative Committee exists to:

(a) give representatives of appropriate local and national organisations the opportunity of full discussion with Members of the Alexandra Palace and Park Board on general matters affecting Alexandra Palace and Park.

(b) give Members of the Alexandra Palace and Park Board the opportunity of discussing and explaining to the organisations matters affecting the overall policy and efficient management of Alexandra Palace and Park.


  • John Wilkinson   
  • Gordon Hutchinson  (Chair)  Friends of Alexandra Park
  • Jane Hutchinson  (Advisory Committee Member)  Alexandra Residents Association
  • Ken Ranson  (Advisory Committee Member)  Bounds Green & District Residents Association
  • Duncan Neill  (Advisory Committee Member)  Muswell Hill and Fortis Green Association
  • Kevin Stanfield  (Advisory Committee Member)  Palace Gates Residents' Association
  • Liz Richardson  (Advisory Committee Member)  Palace View Residents Association
  • David Frith  (Advisory Committee Member)  The Rookfield Association
  • Jason Beazley  (Advisory Committee Member) 
  • Jim Jenks  (Advisory Committee Member)  Warner Estate Residents' Association
  • Councillor James Patterson    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Clare Bull    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Viv Ross    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Adam Jogee    Advisory Committee, Councillor, Vice Chair
  • Councillor Mark Blake    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Stephen Mann    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Stuart McNamara    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Charles Wright    Advisory Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Joanna Christophides    Consultative Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Tim Gallagher    Consultative Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Jennifer Mann   
  • Councillor Liz McShane    Consultative Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Anne Stennett    Consultative Committee, Councillor
  • Councillor Bob Hare    Consultative Committee, Councillor
  • Hugh Macpherson  (Consultative Committee Member)  Alexandra Palace Organ Appeal
  • John Thompson  (Consultative Committee Member)  Alexandra Palace Television Group
  • Dermot Barnes  (Consultative Committee Member)  Alexandra Residents' Association
  • Jonathan Smith  (Consultative Committee Member) 
  • Nigel Willmott  (Consultative Committee Member)  Friends of the Alexandra Palace Theatre
  • David Cole  (Consultative Committee Member)  Heartlands Primary School
  • Rachael Macdonald  (Consultative Committee Member)  New River Action Group
  • Mr John Boshier  (Consultative Committee Member)  Muswell Hill Metro Group
  • Val Paley  (Consultative Committee Member)  Palace View Residents' Association
  • Frances Hargrove  (Consultative Committee Member)  St Mary;s CE Primary School
  • Prof. Richard Hudson  (Consultative Committee Member)  Warner Estate Residents' Association

Contact information

Support officer: Philip Slawther, Principal Committee Co-ordinator.

Postal address:
5th Floor,
River Park House,
225 High Road,
Wood Green,
N22 8HQ

Phone: 020 8489 2957