Newington Green Action Group Wins top Media Award

Walter Bor Award

Walter Bor Media Award 2009

'The Village that Changed the World - A History of Newington Green London N16' has won the prestigious         Walter Bor Media Award from the London Forum. Written by Alex Allardyce, a past NGAG chair and local architect 'The Village that Changed the World' was published by NGAG as its contribution to the celebrations around the Green's 2008 anniversaries.

The Booklet was awarded first prize in the publications category of the London Forum Media Awards which were announced on 25 November 2009. 

The Walter Bor Media Awards, which are presented every two years, commemorate Walter Bor, the first President of the London Forum of Amenity and Civic Societies, and seek to promote high standards in the material published in all media by member societies.

Read more about 'The Village that Changed the World' .

Other winners for the awards were:

Best Newsletter: South East Bayswater Residents Association

Best Website: The Hackney Society

Best Media Impact: The Enfield Society



The book has proved to be so popular that a second edition has been printed in 2010