Garage celebrates re-opening

Times Series:

5:00am Friday 31st October 2014

A refurbished garage celebrated being re-opened.

Volunteer awarded for community work

Times Series:

5:10pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A volunteer was awarded for his success in the community.

International tennis players help club raise £1,500

Times Series:

2:10pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Two international tennis players helped a club raise more than £1,500.

Missing man from Potters Bar found

Times Series:

12:03pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A man who went missing from Potters Bar has been found.

Business owner gets some royal advice

Times Series:

10:50am Thursday 30th October 2014

A small business owner got the chance to showcase her work to the Prince of Wales.

Mitzvah Day competition drawing to a close

Times Series: The news team with British Trust of Conservation Volunteers at Coldfall Wood.

9:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

The competition to find a good deed for the Times and Independent Series team to carry out is coming to a close.

Libraries and nurseries to be discussed at next week's council meeting

Times Series:

9:19am Thursday 30th October 2014

The future of libraries and four nurseries in Barnet will be discussed at next week’s full council meeting on Tuesday.

Free advice to help smokers kick the habit

Times Series: A man has been fined for dropping a cigarette butt into an open drain. Library picture

5:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

Free advice is available to help people quit smoking.

Change to housing policy affecting domestic violence victims to be redrafted

Times Series: HOUSING POSER: What is next for the property market?

5:30pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A change to housing policy that would have required domestic violence victims to register as homeless will be redrafted.

Appeal for missing man

Times Series:

5:30pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

An appeal has been launched to help trace a missing man from Potters Bar.

Bringing shared houses under planning control moves a step closer

Times Series:

2:02pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A change to planning rules governing shared houses has moved a step closer.

Five men jailed for drugs and firearms

Times Series:

11:55am Wednesday 29th October 2014

Five men have been jailed for drugs and firearms offences.

Man jailed for armed burglary in which woman was stabbed in the face

Times Series:

11:06am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A man has been jailed for eight years for his part in a violent burglary in which a woman was stabbed with a screwdriver.

Future of Barnet's library service remains in the balance

Times Series:

10:39am Wednesday 29th October 2014

The future of Barnet’s library service remains in the balance after councillors voted to refer the matter to full council.

Church plans to make a move after 100 years

Times Series:

9:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A church plans to move out of the building where its members have met for a century.

Nominations open for 2015 Barnet Civic Awards

Times Series:

5:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

Nominations are open for the 2015 Barnet Civic Awards.

Future for nursery schools remains uncertain

Times Series:

11:03pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

The future of four nursery schools in the borough remains uncertain.

Art lover appeals for return of briefcase

Times Series:

5:10pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

An art-lover who runs classes for elderly people is appealing for the return of stolen teaching materials.

UK's first hydrogen car fuelling station to open in Hendon

Times Series: File photo dated 28/02/14 of new cars at a compound in Sheerness, Kent, as the first nine months of 2014 have been the best for car manufacturing for six years despite a slight dip in production last month. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday Oc

3:40pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A supermarket will play a small part in the history of green transport in the UK.

Police apologise after personal details of crime victims leaked online

Times Series:

2:59pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

The names and addresses of victims of crime in Potters Bar may have been leaked online.

Different religions come together to celebrate One World Week

Times Series:

1:24pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Different religions came together to celebrate the end of One World Week.

Ceremony marks start of poppy appeal

Times Series:

11:20am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Veterans, servicepeople and politicians gathered at a ceremony to mark the start of the poppy appeal.

Inquest into pensioner's death

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

9:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

An inquest starts today into the death of a pensioner with dementia.

New police team to tackle burglary

Times Series:

5:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

A new police team has been launched to combat burglary in Barnet.

Charity in need of Mitzvah Day volunteers

Times Series:

5:20pm Monday 27th October 2014

A charity is calling for volunteers to help with its Mitzvah Day events.

Family welcomes new brain tumour research centre

Times Series:

5:00pm Monday 27th October 2014

A family who have raised nearly £5,000 for brain tumour research since they lost their young son attended the opening of a new research centre.

Library proposals 'deeply worrying'

Times Series: CHALLENGE: Call for answers on Rhoose Library

3:10pm Monday 27th October 2014

People from across the borough have expressed concerns over the future of Barnet’s libraries.

Students grill MP at Westminster

Times Series:

1:00pm Monday 27th October 2014

Students put an MP through his paces during a sixth form conference.

Investigation into unexplained death

Times Series:

10:50am Monday 27th October 2014

An investigation is underway after an unexplained death.

Find out more about fostering

Times Series:

9:00am Monday 27th October 2014

People are encouraged to find out more about life as a foster carer.

Children's book fair to celebrate Black History Month

Times Series:

5:00am Monday 27th October 2014

African stories and craft activities will take place at a children’s book fair to celebrate Black History Month.

Foodbank given boost by supermarket's donation

Times Series:

12:00pm Sunday 26th October 2014

A foodbank was given a boost by a supermarket’s donation.

Seven arrests after man assaulted

Times Series:

11:17am Sunday 26th October 2014

Seven people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and grievous bodily harm after an attack outside a block of flats.

Barnet embraces technology

Times Series: Image for Globe Aerials

6:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

Barnet people are embracing technology when it comes to paying for their TV licence - but a surprising number still pay by cheque.

Barracks development praised for creating apprenticeships

Times Series:

12:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A housing development on the site of a former barracks has been welcomed by the leader of the council.

Firework fans' first aid advice

Times Series:

8:20am Saturday 25th October 2014

Remember, remember, first aid this November. That's according to St John Ambulance, which has issued a guide to staying safe during Bonfire Night celebrations.

Man rushed to hospital after being found injured

Times Series:

8:17am Saturday 25th October 2014

A man was rushed to hospital after he was found injured outside a block of flats.

Table top sale to help oldest building in Barnet

Times Series:

6:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A table top sale, raffle and children’s activities will take place today to help support a church reach its 1,000th anniversary.

'Inspirational' charity campaigners commended for their success

Times Series:

5:30pm Friday 24th October 2014

Two charity campaigners were congratulated by the Prime Minister for raising thousands of pounds and improving their community.

CCTV released of men wanted in connection with alcohol theft

Times Series:

3:08pm Friday 24th October 2014

CCTV images have been released of two men wanted in connection with alcohol theft.

Just the Ticket: October 24, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

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

Barnet's ambulance response times fifth worst in London

Times Series:

1:30pm Friday 24th October 2014

Barnet recorded the fifth slowest ambulance response times in London.

Bringing shared houses under planning control a 'no brainer'

Times Series:

10:13am Friday 24th October 2014

Landlords who want to convert their property into shared houses could soon have to apply for planning permission.

Artists and designers to give talk at new exhibition

Times Series: Painting for Pleasure art classes will begin at Trimdon Village Hall this month

9:05am Friday 24th October 2014

Artists and designers will give a talk on their work at an exhibition tomorrow.

Council launches new database

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

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

Times Series:

4:20pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A government minister said he was “delighted” with 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.






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