Council launches new database

5:00am Friday 24th October 2014

People will soon have access to data ranging from tree locations to population projections.

Hundreds show support for cafe owners

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5:30pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Hundreds of people are calling for a cafe to remain in the hands of a couple who have made them feel like “one big family”.

Housing minister visits Barnet

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4:20pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A government minister said he was “delighted” with the progress on housing in Barnet.

Top referee pops in for a pint

Times Series:

1:17pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Rugby fans were in for a surprise when a top referee popped in to their pub for a post-match pint.

‘Great concern’ expressed over future of Barnet’s libraries

Times Series: Libraries in Northwich are planning a whole host of workshops to teach visitors new skills.

9:10am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A trade union has expressed “great concern” over proposals for the future of Barnet’s library service.

First aid training on offer

Times Series: Football players, coaches and officials learn more about first aid at course in Hartlepool

8:59am Thursday 23rd October 2014

People can learn how to save lives at a first aid training session.

Hospital celebrates after winning award

Times Series:

5:20am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A hospital celebrated after winning a national award.

Cafe closure leaves customers 'devastated'

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5:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

The closure of a family-run cafe has left customers feeling “devastated”.

Have you entered our Mitzvah Day competition yet?

Times Series:

5:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Have you entered our competition to win a team of volunteers for Mitzvah Day yet?

Coffee connoisseur celebrates 100th birthday

Times Series:

4:22pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Chocolate, good coffee and the occasional gin and tonic are the secrets to a long life, according to a woman who has just celebrated her 100th birthday.

Parking campaigner calls for £200k fines to be refunded

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4:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A parking campaigner has called for more than £200,000 of fines to be refunded.

Hendon and Cricklewood rank in top ten worst connected commuter stations

Times Series: The person was hit by a train at Hendon railway station

1:10pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Two Barnet railway stations have topped a table for having the worst mobile connectivity in London.

Activist cut free after padlocking herself to a gate

Times Series:

1:46pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A woman padlocked herself to a gate in a protest over housebuilding.

Charity host christmas fair to support bereaved children

Times Series:

12:10pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

An annual Christmas fair will visit Allianz Park this year to help raise money to support bereaved children.

Police release man arrested in connection with murder of Pakistani politician

Times Series: Imran Farooq

10:36am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A man arrested at an airport in connection with the murder of a Pakistani politician has been released.

School awarded a healthy silver

Times Series:

10:08am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A school celebrated winning a silver award for improving its pupils’ health.

Man 'cannot sleep' because of stress caused by parking dispute

Times Series:

9:20am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A father is battling to recover more than £1,000 he paid in traffic fines because he claims he wasn’t told he had committed an offence.

Petition shows support for new restaurant at golf driving range

Times Series: Mini golfing competition at Dinosaur Safari Adventure Golf

6:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

More than 200 people have signed a petition to allow a golf driving range to build a restaurant.

Man released on bail following bus crash

Times Series:

5:21pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A man has been released on bail following a crash that overturned a bus.

Complaint against councillor 'politically motivated'

Times Series:

1:30pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A complaint against a councillor has been dismissed as “obviously" politically motivated.

Councillor Cornelius: 'I am going to vote in favour of myself'

Times Series: Richard Cornelius

1:34pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

The leader of Barnet Borough Council has said he will vote in favour of himself during next month’s vote of no confidence into his leadership.

Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in the leg twice

Times Series:

12:11pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A man was rushed to hospital after being stabbed twice in the leg.

Options laid out for future of Barnet's libraries

Times Series: GPs prescribe self-help books for children in Somerset

10:57am Tuesday 21st October 2014

Six libraries could face closure under proposals to modernise the library network and save money.

Cancer pop-up shop closes after reaching more than 1500 people

Times Series:

9:14am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A cancer pop-up shop had more than 1,500 visitors in the short time it was open.

Sign up for Dancing Strictly

Times Series:

8:30am Tuesday 21st October 2014

North London Hospice’s annual fundraising event Dancing Strictly returns in 2015 – and couples are now invited to take part.

Pub celebrates re-opening

Times Series:

5:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A pub celebrated reopening after a £250,000 refurbishment.

Mitzvah Day "offers us a great opportunity to look beyond ourselves" says charity director

Times Series:

5:10pm Monday 20th October 2014

A charity director says Mitzvah Day is a great opportunity for people to connect with the local community.

Five people sentenced for money laundering millions

Times Series:

4:50pm Monday 20th October 2014

Five members of a money laundering group that processed millions of pounds have been sentenced.

Poo-dunnit - 'revolting mystery' as someone defecates on woman's front doorstep

Times Series:

3:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

A mother felt “violated” after someone defecated outside her flat – before cleaning themselves up with a dishrag and leaving it on her front doorstep.

Trio arrested over £80m alcohol fraud

Times Series:

1:33pm Monday 20th October 2014

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of tax fraud and money laundering after police seized £150,000 in cash in dawn raids.

Man arrested following bus crash

Times Series:

12:37pm Monday 20th October 2014

A man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after a bus overturned this morning.

Dozens injured as bus overturns during morning rush hour

Times Series:

12:15pm Monday 20th October 2014

Five people have been taken hospital and dozens of others have been injured after a bus overturned this morning.

Man arrested in connection with dog attack

Times Series:

9:51am Monday 20th October 2014

A man has been arrested in connection with a dog attack.

Teenager to travel across country in a rickshaw for Children in Need

Times Series:

9:18am Monday 20th October 2014

A teenager will travel across the country in a rickshaw for a TV charity appeal.

Radiographers to go on strike

Times Series:

5:00am Monday 20th October 2014

Radiographers will take strike action today.

Mixed reaction to Brent Cross Regeneration plans

Times Series:

1:50pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Initial plans for a multi-billion pound regeneration scheme at Brent Cross shopping centre have polarised opinion.

Children can learn more about First World War

Times Series:

1:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Children can learn more about the First World War in model-making sessions at a museum.

Mayor visits mental health charity

Times Series:

7:20am Sunday 19th October 2014

A mental health charity welcomed the Mayor of Barnet as it celebrated a Jewish festival.

Seven ways to spend £100k in Barnet

Times Series:

12:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A lotto prize worth £100,976 has yet to be claimed in Barnet.

Food bank collecting donations today

Times Series:

6:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

A food bank is collecting donations today.

Lecturer's immigration film to be premiered at festival

Times Series:

5:30pm Friday 17th October 2014

A lecturer who created a “hopeful” film about immigration will premier it at a film festival.

More than a quarter of children in Barnet live in poverty, new figures reveal

Times Series:

4:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

More than a quarter of children in Barnet are living in poverty, according to new figures.

Just the Ticket: October 17, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

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

Mo Farah chosen as ambassador for half marathon

Times Series: Going for gold: Mo Farah (10062274)

2:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

An Olympic champion has been announced as an official ambassador for a half marathon.

College principal takes on ice bucket challenge for African charity

Times Series:

1:10pm Friday 17th October 2014

A college principal braved more than the autumn chill when his students poured a bucket of ice over his head to raise money for a charity in Africa.

CCTV released of men wanted following train phone thefts

Times Series:

11:44am Friday 17th October 2014

Thieves grabbed mobile phones from train passengers before dashing across tracks to escape.

Student given insight into world of music journalism

Times Series:

11:10am Friday 17th October 2014

A teenager was given an insight into the glamorous world of music journalism when she met a celebrity.

Black History Month celebration to take place

Times Series: Is this a record?

10:00am Friday 17th October 2014

An African fashion show and football workshops will take place as part of a special Black History Month celebration.

Dedicate a light in memory of a loved one

Times Series:

9:00am Friday 17th October 2014

People will gather outside a hospice to dedicate a light in memory of a lost loved one.

Mayor plants tree to mark term in office

Times Series:

5:00am Friday 17th October 2014

The Mayor of Barnet has planted a tree to mark his term in office.

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