Potters Bar
Hertfordshire, UK. 

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High Street Changes

Cafe One, a restaurant has opened at 49, High St. Was Manhattan Restuarant about six months ago (31/8/13)
Checkalow tile shop has closed at 7 The Broadway leaving an empty unit (15/08/13
Potty Pancakes, has opened in Barnet Road in the old Lion Pub building (31/07/13)
The Sweat Room has moved into 178 Darkes Lane - was the wine shop.(8/3/13)
GT Towing has moved out of Potters Bar, to their base in Welham Green(23/1/13)
Nail Base opens at 30 The Broadway (24/11/12)
Wood Oven 2 a Turkish Restaurant has taken over from The Meze Taverna at 27, High St (19/11/12)
Mainstream Kitchens at 254 The High Street has closed leaving an empty unit. (19/11/12)
Normans Diner is the new name for the Ploughmans Snack Bar at 240 The High Street. (19/11/12)
A Plan Insurance at 12 The High Street has closed leaving an empty unit. (19/11/12)
Darling Tans at 24 Barnet Road has closed leaving an empty unit. (19/11/12)
Chongs Kitchen at 18 Barnet Road has closed leaving an empty unit. (19/11/12)
The Dolls House Sauna is the new name for Affinity at 14 Barnet Road. (19/11/12)
Clothes for Cash has opened at 28 Barnet Road replacing Laws Interiors and Jill's Beauty Clinic, now at the Rear of 28. (7/11/12)
A & D Mini-Market has opened at 193A The High Street replacing World Wines. (7/11/12)
Lal "Fine Ottoman Cuisine" has closed leaving an empty unit 35 High St. (7/11/12)
By-Cycle has opened at last at 160 Darkes Lane (7/11/12)
The Wishing Tree a childs boutique of new and pre-loved clothes has opened at 242 The High Street. Was Executive Dry Cleaners until Aug 2010
Busy Bees a kebab shop, has opened at 26, Barnet Road, replacing My Fish Bar fish and chip shop (1/11/12)
Manhattan restaurant and takeaway has opened at 49, High St. Was MKA Electrical until about a year ago (6/8/12)
Copping Estates residental letting agents has opened at 44c, Barnet Road replacing Animalia Pet shop (6/8/12)
Zerra Indian restaurant have moved to 21 Barnet Road leaving an empty unit at 5 Southgate Road (14/7/12)
Lock It, Secure It at 29, High St has closed leaving an empty unit(19/6/12)
The VFM pound shop at 5 & 6, Sainsbury Place has closed leaving an empty unit (19/6/12)
St Elizabeths charity shop has opened at 1, Sainsbury Place(19/6/12)
Love nails has opened at 3, Sainsbury Place (19/6/12)
The Money Shop has opened at 55 Darkes Lane. Was Agora gambling shop until about a year ago. (27/5/12)
Portobello a gift and linen shop is to open at 100 High St on 11th May. Was Maison des Fleurs (27/4/12)
The Bridge House Pub in Mutton Lane has closed. The site is being redeveloped as homes (21/4/12)
Drummond Security at 44 The Broadway continues under new management(7/4/12)
Lal "Fine Ottoman Cuisine" has opened at 35 High St - was Buzz Bar. (7/4/12)
Yogavani has opened at 151 The High Street. Was A1 Car Hire (now round the back)(31/3/12)
Broadway DIY a hardware shop has opened at 33 The Broadway, previously Blockbusters(29/3/12)
Baths on Broadway is going to replace the existing bathroom shop at 42 The Broadway(1/3/12)
The Truckle "Simply Cheese" has opened at 62 High St - was Harris Art & Framing (23/1/12)
Exit 24 the Mens & Womens Designer Clothes at 24 High St is holding a closing down sale. (14/1/12)
Peace Hospice charity shop in Darkes Lane now open - was Wren's shop. (11/12/11)
Oakmere Tea and Dining Rooms which replaced restaurant One-O-Two at 102 The High Street, is now open daytimes (28/10/11)
Power-Pilates has opened a studio at 23, Barnet Road. Was Art & Escape Gallery until March (24/11/11)
Duncan Perry is the new estates agents at 48 The Broadway, replacing Alan Randle (24/11/11)
Maison des Fleurs Flower Shop at 100 High St has closed leaving a vacant unit (24/11/11)
Lotus Thai Restaurant at 21, Barnet Road has closed leaving a vacant unit(24/11/11)
Rock Pop Candy an old fashioned sweet shop has opened at 31 The Broadway. (17/11/11)
By-Cycle is going to open at 160 Darkes Lane (15/11/11)
Ly Garden is the new Chinese Takeaway replacing Sylhety Spice at 197 High St. (15/11/11)
Boots Opticians is the new name for D&A Opticians at 144 Darkes Lane. (15/11/11)
Dax Moy at 71 High Street has closed leaving an empty unit (15/11/11)
The Buzz Bar at 35, High St has closed leaving a vacant unit (14/10/11)
The Vineyard the Off licence at 178 Darkes Lane has closed leaving an empty unit (15/9/11)
Blockbusters at 33 The Broadway has closed leaving an empty unit (15/9/11)
MKA Electrical and Lighting at 49, High St has closed leaving an empty unit (15/9/11)
Harris Art and Framing of 62, High St has closed leaving an empty unit (15/9/11)
Ice Cream & chocolate shop has opened at 30 The Broadway, previously Kudos gift shop (28/8/11)
Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre has opened at 14 Orchard Parade, previously an empty unit (28/7/11)
Cheque Centre has opened at 136 Darkes Lane (3/7/11)
Maximum Nutrition at 31, The Broadway has closed leaving a vacant unit (3/7/11)
Ramel Floral Designs has opened at 44a, Barnet Road, replacing National Estates (28/6/11)
Animalia have opened a pet shop at 44c, Barnet Road. Was Babes until November 2010 (28/6/11)
Greggs have opened a sandwich shop at 114 Darkes Lane. Was Wheelers Newsagent until Sept 2010 (28/6/11)
Active Credit Reclaim replaces the HIPS shop at 45a The Broadway (28/6/11)
Buzz Bar has opened at 35 High Street. Was D2 Squared Bar & Lounge until Aug 2010. (28/6/11)
Hob Salons opening at 81 Darkes Lane on 13th June.(25/5/11)
Art & Escape Gallery at 23, Barnet Road has closed leaving a vacant unit.(9/4/11)
Orchard Dental Care has opened at 12 Orchard Parade, Mutton Lane. (5/4/11)
Potters Bar Kebabs has opened at 29 The Broadway. Previously "Buy the Book". (1/1/11)
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1 fatality, 17 seriously injured
Thats the road casuality count for Potters Bar from June 2007 to May 2010.
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