Mother raises money for 'wonderful' neonatal unit

Times Series:

5:50pm Monday 1st September 2014

A mother who had two premature babies is holding a charity sale to say thank you to the “wonderful” hospital unit that saved their lives.

Car crash during rush hour

Times Series: Boris Johnson outlines £30 billion proposal to transform London roads including North Circular

3:55pm Monday 1st September 2014

A car crashed into a van during rush hour this morning.

Extra police patrols after terror threat raised to 'severe'

Times Series:

3:33pm Monday 1st September 2014

Extra police patrols have been dispatched to stations across Barnet after the national terror level threat was raised to severe.

University student's business idea lands her £600

Times Series:

3:10pm Monday 1st September 2014

A university student has won a competition after pitching her business idea selling therapy products.

Saddle up for Cycle to Work Day

Times Series: On yer bike: More staff at the Wetland Centre will cycle to work

2:50pm Monday 1st September 2014

Hertfordshire cyclists are being encouraged to get on their bikes this week to be in with a chance to win prizes.

Children's summer club comes to an end

Times Series:

2:42pm Monday 1st September 2014

A programme which kept children entertained during the summer holidays has come to an end.

Men arrested for selling fake and deadly drugs

Times Series:

12:57pm Monday 1st September 2014

Detectives investigating the sale of millions of fake and fatal medicines to people across the world have made arrests in Barnet.

Empty properties to be brought back into use

Times Series: Neighbours oppose plans to turn house into flats

12:20pm Monday 1st September 2014

Empty properties will be brought back into use.

Volunteers ship disabled children and teenagers to games

Times Series:

11:10am Monday 1st September 2014

Volunteers helped young disabled athletes get to a sporting event where they competed against teams from across the world.

Fitness sessions for over 50s

Times Series: Highbridge fitness challenge

10:03am Monday 1st September 2014

Free fitness sessions will take place for people aged over 50.

NHS telephone services back up and running in Hertsmere

Times Series:

9:47am Monday 1st September 2014

The NHS Direct service is back up and running across Hertsmere.

Art show for charity

Times Series:

9:06am Monday 1st September 2014

Musicians, artists and actors will perform in a show to raise cash for children with cerebral palsy and adults with learning disabilities.

Could you become a councillor?

Times Series: Everything you need to know about voting in Hertsmere today

5:10am Monday 1st September 2014

People who want to make a difference to their community are invited to become councillors.

Free music courses

Times Series: Sheet music

2:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Free music courses are on offer.

Salon to raise money for cancer

Times Series: Sale street collection raises £350 for Cancer Research UK

10:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

A hairdressing salon is taking part in a national campaign to raise money for cancer.

Cash for new showers in football club

Times Series: Conference football. Picture: Action Images

1:10pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Footballers who get muddy on the field will be able to shower in their new changing rooms after being given a grant.

Care workers announce strike dates

Times Series:

11:15am Saturday 30th August 2014

Care workers have announced two strike dates over a pay cut.

Children spend last few days of summer at farm

Times Series:

6:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

Children have spent the last few precious days of their summer holidays by getting to know their four-legged friends in a farm.

Volunteers needed to help spruce up charity's new home

Times Series:

5:30pm Friday 29th August 2014

A charity is “relieved” after moving into its new home – just weeks after it was handed an eviction notice.

'Black hole' of funding for school places

Times Series:

4:43pm Friday 29th August 2014

A council was left having to plug a ‘black hole’ of funding for school places.

New panel to tackle crime and hold police to account

Times Series:

3:30pm Friday 29th August 2014

Plans to tackle crime and hold the police to account will be discussed at the first meeting of a new Safer Neighbourhood Board.

Just the Ticket: August 29, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

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

Cinderella to sell tickets for charity ball

Times Series:

1:10pm Friday 29th August 2014

Cinderella will be the special guest at a charity event in memory of an eight-year-old boy who died of a brain tumour.

Open day at police station

Times Series:

1:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

People will be able to get free advice on crime prevention and safety tomorrow.

Grant to help spruce up former 'wasteland'

Times Series:

11:10am Friday 29th August 2014

A campaign group determined to spruce up a neglected piece of land have been given a grant to help their cause.

Live in borough for five years to receive help with housing

Times Series:

10:18am Friday 29th August 2014

People will have to live in Barnet for at least five years before they qualify for help with housing, under new proposals.

Disabled people can enter powerlifting contest

Times Series: Highbridge fitness challenge

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Disabled people who want to take up sports can enter to become the next powerlifting champion.

Hearing checks in Brent Cross today

Times Series: City researchers develop ear security system

5:00am Friday 29th August 2014

People are invited to get a free hearing check. 

Care home company ordered to pay £133,000 after woman with dementia was crushed to death by wardrobe

Times Series:

5:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Claire Hughes, 64, was found underneath the wardrobe which had not been properly fixed to the wall at the Chase Care Centre in Printers Avenue, Watford.

Street gangs come to Hendon

Times Series:

5:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Street gangs will be bought to the limelight in a new photographic exhibition organised by a university.

Man pinned between two cars after breaking down

Times Series:

5:32pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A man attempting to jump start his car was injured in a road collision earlier today.

Man charged with cannabis posession and assault

Times Series:

3:01pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A man who was arrested after a car crashed into the front porch of a house has been charged.

Protest over pay dispute

Times Series: Barnet UNISON branch secretary John Burgess rallies outside Hendon Town Hall.

3:14pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A protest will take place to highlight an ongoing pay dispute.

Panel to determine Mayor of Barnet's fate

Times Series: Lincoln-born Councillor Rayner has represented Hale ward since being elected to Barnet Council in 2006

1:11pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Councillors will decide whether the Mayor of Barnet breached the code of conduct when failing to declare his interests in housing at committee meetings.

Free advice on planning for old age

Times Series: Pound of cure: a Government action plan will give low-income families advice and access to affordable credit

11:36am Thursday 28th August 2014

A seminar will offer free advice on planning for old age.

Teenage scout volunteer up for award

Times Series:

11:10am Thursday 28th August 2014

A teenager who began volunteering with the scouts after deciding the brownies and rainbows were “too girly” is up for an award.

Man arrested in connection with murder released on bail

Times Series: Imran Farooq

9:46am Thursday 28th August 2014

A man arrested in connection with the murder of a Pakistani politician has been released on bail.

Donate food to homeless charity

Times Series: Staff at the North Finchley based Homeless Action in Barnet day centre

9:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A shopping centre is encouraging people to donate food to a charity which helps homeless people.

Pitch ideas on how to improve your area

Times Series:

5:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

People can pitch ideas on how to improve their area at a series of drop-in events.

Grandmother ordered to pay £1,365 in parking fines - even though her car was stolen

Times Series:

5:30pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A grandmother says she feels “demonised” by council officers who refused to cancel the eleven parking tickets she received after her car was stolen.

Adorable animals in need of new home

Times Series:

4:05pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

If the dreary August weather is making you feel gloomy, take a look at these adorable animals who are sure to put a smile on your face.

Football club receives cash for new changing room

Times Series: Conference football. Picture: Action Images

3:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A football club has received money for a new changing room.

Arrest in connection with Pakistani politician's murder

Times Series: Imran Farooq

1:24pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Pakistani politician who was killed on his way home from work.

Right to Buy a 'disaster for London'

Times Series: Number of working claimants have risen by more than ten thousand

1:25pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

More than 170 council homes have been sold under Right to Buy in Barnet but no replacement homes have been started, according to new figures.

Children sprint to the finish line at sports event

Times Series:

11:57am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Children sprinted to the finish line during a sports festival which inspired people to become more active.

Shopping centre celebrates 25th anniversary

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

11:10am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A shopping centre will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a party.

Supermarket to donate food to animal charities

Times Series: Ben Smith's dog Ben heards the sheep at the English Sheepdog trials (9387719)

9:04am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A supermarket is on the hunt for an animal charity to donate left-over food to at the end of each day.

Food market comes to Edgware

Times Series:

5:10am Wednesday 27th August 2014

People are invited to a street market featuring food from across the globe.

'The world has lost a spark' - campaign to change school's name to honour late headteacher

Times Series:

2:05pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Heartbroken students have started a petition to rename their school in memory of their headteacher.

Holocaust survivors say goodbye to Austrian volunteer

Times Series:

5:30pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Holocaust survivors have paid tribute to a teenager from Austria who spent the year on a volunteer programme “to keep the memory of the war alive”.







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