Good Ofsted result for new Jewish school

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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Funding for bus services could be withdrawn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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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.

Award for 'dedicated' carer

Times Series:

7:40am Sunday 20th July 2014

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

Southgate traders celebrated in successful summer festival

Times Series:

7:40am Sunday 20th July 2014

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

Afternoon tea for breast cancer charity

Times Series:

1:10pm Saturday 19th July 2014

People are invited to afternoon tea to help raise money for a cancer charity.

New homes to be built in Colindale

Times Series:

5:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

A total of 177 new homes will be built as part of a wider regeneration scheme.

Calling all arts and culture lovers aged 65 and above!

Times Series:

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

artsdepot in North Finchley wants arts and culture lovers aged 65+ to take part in an online survey

MP Matthew Offord continues to fight for Iranian freedom

Times Series:

5:30pm Friday 18th July 2014

A group of Anglo-Iranians joined an MP at Parliament as part of a campaign to save their loved ones from massacres in their home country.

Hertsmere cadets come third in county competition

Times Series:

3:30pm Friday 18th July 2014

Police cadets were put through their paces in a mock car crash as part of a county-wide competition.

Just the Ticket: July 18, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

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

Students head to France for skills competition

Times Series:

2:10pm Friday 18th July 2014

A product designer and an engineer will pit their skills against those of rivals from across the world at an international competition.

Nurse sentenced for causing death by careless driving

Times Series:

12:51pm Friday 18th July 2014

A mental health nurse who drove away from a row with a drunken woman on her car bonnet will serve six months in jail.

Golfers raise £50,000 for Jewish charity

Times Series:

11:10am Friday 18th July 2014

People with learning difficulties got into the swing of things when they helped out at a charity golf day.

Free crime prevention tips

Times Series:

9:10am Friday 18th July 2014

Police officers will give out crime prevention advice to householders in Woodside Park.

'It's a disgrace' - disabled boy denied place at 'perfect' school

Times Series:

5:30pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A mother claims her disabled son has been treated “despicably" by "heartless" council officers after he was denied a place at a "perfect" high school.

Stay cool in the heat, people warned

Times Series: The crash, which involved a London Ambulance Service vehicle and a car, happened at around 2pm

3:20pm Thursday 17th July 2014

People are being urged to take extra care in the sun as temperatures are set to soar to 32 degrees.

Church to mark start of First World War

Times Series: Lynn Radnedge performing When the Poppies Bloom Again

1:20pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A chorister has composed a piece of music based on a wartime poem for a memorial evening.

Boxing match to raise money for murdered teen

Times Series:

11:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

A father will head into the boxing ring in memory of his teenage son, who was killed outside his school.

Peel Centre plans will not go on display this week

Times Series:

10:53am Thursday 17th July 2014

An exhibition about plans to turn part of a police training centre into new homes, a park, and a primary school will not be held this week.

Video campaign hopes to make waste history

Times Series:

9:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

A new video campaign hopes to make food waste history in Hertfordshire.

The circus comes to Edgware

Times Series:

5:10am Thursday 17th July 2014

Free circus activities will keep children entertained at a shopping centre during the school holidays.

Council votes in favour of moving to four-year elections

Times Series:

10:22pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Councillors have voted in favour of moving to full elections every four years.

Floral tribute to murdered man

Times Series:

5:30pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Flowers have been left at the scene where a 39-year-old man was murdered in an apparent robbery.

Brent Cross Regeneration Scheme: council searches for developer

Times Series: Brent Cross Regeneration Project: What do you think?

3:20pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Campaigners who lost the battle to block the Brent Cross Regeneration Scheme are “looking to the future” as the council searches for a developer.

Tories fail to move council meeting that clashes with Labour conference

Times Series:

1:10pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Barnet Borough Council has failed to move a council meeting that clashes with a major date in the Labour calendar – despite the leader promising to do so.

Times Series submits series of questions to Barnet Borough Council about its previous members' allowances scheme

Times Series: Wide-spread privatisation has been ruled out as a way of improving Barnet Council's services

12:57pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

The Times Series submitted 16 questions (below) to Barnet Council about its controversial members’ allowances scheme.

'Disappointing' - landlord councillors allowed to vote on housing issue

Times Series:

11:01am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Anger flared at last night’s full council meeting after several councillors were given special permission to vote on a housing issue - despite having a financial interest in the matter.

Boreham Wood FC announce extended partnership with Barnet and Southgate College

Times Series: Boreham Wood FC have submitted a planning application to help expand their growing education scheme.

10:40am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A football club has announced the extension of its partnership with a London college.

New volunteer group for cancer charity

Times Series:

8:50am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A cancer charity is looking for new volunteers to help reach more people.

MP Matthew Offord to open post office

Times Series: Hendon MP Matthew Offord

5:20am Wednesday 16th July 2014

MP Matthew Offord will be given the chance to see a revamped post office when he officially opens the branch.

Committees reallocated after 'flawed' allocation

Times Series: Councillor Richard Cornelius

10:06pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

The ruling Tory party came under fire tonight after it refused to weaken control of one of its most powerful committees.

Campaigners call for Rayner's resignation during peaceful protest

Times Series:

7:06pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Chants of “Rayner resign” echoed through Hendon as campaigners staged a peaceful protest ahead of tonight’s full council meeting.

Garage scoops motor award

Times Series:

5:52pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A garage in Hendon has been named Independent Garage of the Year at a prestigious awards ceremony.

Former Hendon Times delivery boy still hard at work at 85

Times Series:

5:30pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A grandfather who began work as a newspaper delivery boy and has spent his whole lifetime working with newspapers says he has no intention of giving up.

Volunteers learn about climate change

Times Series:

3:30pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Volunteers were given tips on how to improve climate change for people living in Kenya.

Swastika painted outside home

Times Series:

2:33pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A giant swastika was painted outside a house in Hendon in the middle of the night.







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