Squatters will remain in Friern Barnet Library until at least December after a judge adjourned an eviction hearing for the second time this morning.

District judge at Barnet County Court Marc Marin ordered a full trial in the case in which he said there was “a clear public interest”.

A one day hearing will take place between December 17 and 21, with the option of a second day should it be needed.

More to follow.