It's easy being green

5:10am Monday 28th July 2014

Hertsmere is flying the flag high for the borough's six parks after they all picked up awards.

Changing of the guard at Barnet foodbank

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1:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

A changing of the guard was in order at the Barnet foodbank this weekend.

School search for past pupils

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7:10am Sunday 27th July 2014

A school is looking for its former pupils to help inspire the next generation of pupils.

Children take part in Dragons Den-style competition

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12:40pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Children will see their own business ideas become a reality in a Dragons Den-style competition over the summer.

Open day at beehive

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6:10am Saturday 26th July 2014

An apiary will be abuzz with excitement as people learn more about the importance of the honeybee.

'Priceless' - student meets Sir Richard Branson after winning competition

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5:30pm Friday 25th July 2014

A university student who designed an app for farmers in Nigeria was given a "priceless" mentoring session with Sir Richard Branson. 

Aspiring astronauts to design space colony in competition

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4:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

Aspiring astronauts have blasted off to America to take part in a competition organized by space agency NASA.

Just the Ticket: July 25, 2014

Times Series: Your guide to the best of what's on this week in the area

3:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Your guide to some of the best things to do in the week ahead.

It could be you...

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2:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

It could be you – one lucky punter is sitting on a £112,104m dream ticket in Barnet.

Two arrested in drugs bust

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1:06pm Friday 25th July 2014

Police recovered 100 kilos of cannabis and opium during a drugs bust where two people were arrested.

David Cameron and Nick Clegg visit Finchley

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12:19pm Friday 25th July 2014

Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg spoke about the housing crisis, cuts to government spending and strike action during a visit to Finchley today.

Bright orange motorbike stolen

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11:10am Friday 25th July 2014

A bright orange motorbike was stolen and another almost taken in two possibly linked crimes.

Fourth man charged in Hendon murder

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8:51am Friday 25th July 2014

A fourth man has been charged with the murder of a 38-year-old man in Hendon.

Free three-month gym membership for women and girls

Times Series: Free gym membership to encourage women to exercise

5:10am Friday 25th July 2014

Women and girls in Hertsmere are being offered the chance to receive a free gym membership.

'Heartbreaking' - vicious dogs maul pet cats to death

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5:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A family watched in horror as their cat was “thrown around like a ragdoll” and savaged by vicious dogs who tore into their back garden.

Woman punched during late night attack

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4:20pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A 29-year-old woman was punched in the face and hit on the back as she walked down a street at night.

Seventh arrest in Hendon murder

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2:31pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A seventh person has been arrested as part of an investigation into the murder of a man in Hendon.

Appeal: wanted in Barnet

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1:10pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Barnet Police have released images of people on their 'wanted' list.

New chapter for adults with learning disabilities

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11:10am Thursday 24th July 2014

Adults with learning difficulties have started the next chapter of their lives by moving into a supported living home.

Hunt for Fuzzy the Bear

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9:05am Thursday 24th July 2014

Children can hunt for treasure in an event to celebrate parks in Potters Bar.

Cheers to beer festival

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5:10am Thursday 24th July 2014

Glasses were raised as pub-goers celebrated a beer festival in Potters Bar.

'Senseless' plans to turn office block into flats

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5:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Hundreds of businesses fear being left homeless by “senseless” plans to turn their offices into a block of flats.

Planning permission for revamped Brent Cross approved

Times Series: An artists impression of what the new and improved Brent Cross Shopping Centre will look like

3:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Planning permission for a revamped Brent Cross shopping centre has been approved.

Councillors delay voting on accounts

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2:34pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Councillors refused to approve Barnet Borough Council's accounts over claims they were not given time to read through crucial documents.

Death of 'experienced' cyclist unexplained

Times Series: A verdict of death by road traffic collision was reached at Salisbury Coroners' Court

2:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The circumstances surrounding the death of an “experienced” cyclist and “extremely popular” doctor remain unclear following an inquest.

Pupils take a trip down memory lane for school's anniversary

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1:10pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Pupils took a trip down memory lane as they celebrated eight decades of their school with a special party.

Pony meets children for end of term treat

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11:10am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A pony trotted into a nursery school to meet children as a special end of term treat.

First World War remembrance service

Times Series: Poppy Fields and Poetry

9:11am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A remembrance service to mark 100 years since the start of the First World War will take place this weekend.

Survey launched to find out how to stay healthy in Borehamwood and Potters Bar

Times Series: FIRE KILLS: Smokers are being warned of deadly dangers of smoking

5:30am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Hertsmere Borough Council has launched a survey to help promote healthy living in the borough.

Appeal to trace family of man after plaque found in abandoned boys' club

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5:30pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A father who found a “beautiful” plaque in an abandoned boys’ club is trying to trace the family of the man it was dedicated to.

Quiz: How well do you know Barnet?

Times Series: Architects have proposed removing the iconic spires after which the High Barnet shopping centre is named

5:10pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

How many people in Barnet have children? What proportion of people in Finchley are Jewish? Take this quiz and test your knowledge of your area.

Children perform on West End stage

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3:29pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Children had a taste of the glitz and glamour of the West End when they helped raise money for charities.

Good Ofsted result for new Jewish school

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1:20pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A school has a bright future ahead after it received a good rating in its first ever inspection.

Scout leader took his own life after child porn arrest

Times Series: Coroner Andrew Walker said the reasons for the young man's death will forever remain a mystery

12:33pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A man who was arrested for downloading indecent images of children hanged himself, an inquest heard today.

Campaigners will continue protesting until mayor has 'integrity' to resign

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11:10am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Campaigners have vowed to protest at the majority of Barnet Mayor Hugh Rayner’s events until he has the “integrity” to resign over claims he is a rogue landlord.

Funding for bus services could be withdrawn

Times Series: Bus stop sign/road markings

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Subsidised bus services could be scrapped to save money.

Consultation on how council supports families with children

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5:10am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A consultation over how the council should support families with young children has been opened.

'They are frightening her' - disabled woman forced to repay benefits

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5:40pm Monday 21st July 2014

A disabled woman has been left tearful and confused over claims she owes thousands of pounds in repayments for benefits she tried to give up.

Two-month festival celebrates benefits of adult learning

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5:30pm Monday 21st July 2014

A programme to encourage adults to study and learn new skills has been celebrated as a success.

Children left concerned over selfish parkers near their school

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3:10pm Monday 21st July 2014

Children who have been left concerned by selfish drivers near their school spoke to an MP about the issue.

Co-defendant also walks free in Tulisa trial

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1:57pm Monday 21st July 2014

The co-defendant of singer and former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos has also walked free from court.

Pupils turn back the clock for First World War event

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1:20pm Monday 21st July 2014

Teachers and pupils turned back the clock to learn more about what life was like in wartime Britain to mark this year’s centenary.

Tulisa drug trial collapses

Times Series: Former X-Factor judge Tulisa Conotostavlos

1:25pm Monday 21st July 2014

Singer Tulisa Contostavlos has walked free from court after her trial collapsed.

Households without electricity after power cut

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11:14am Monday 21st July 2014

Hundreds have been left without electricity after a power cut in Barnet this morning.

Fasting volunteer delivers mouth watering cakes

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11:10am Monday 21st July 2014

A volunteer who is fasting as part of the Muslim festival of Ramadan handed out chocolate fudge cakes on doorsteps in Barnet.

Supermarket raise cash for elderly lunch club

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9:17am Monday 21st July 2014

A supermarket will support a lunch club for elderly and disabled people as part of a new campaign.

First World War poetry competition

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5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

Aspiring poets have the chance to write their own verse about the outbreak of the Great War.

Celebrate days gone by

Times Series: Tea & Cake

12:30pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Top ballroom dancers will teach the waltz at a tea dance celebrating days gone by in Edgware.

Southgate traders celebrated in successful summer festival

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7:40am Sunday 20th July 2014

Southgate Summer Festival filled the streets with stalls, music and food today.

Award for 'dedicated' carer

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7:40am Sunday 20th July 2014

A “dedicated” carer has won an award for her work.







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