Family had to wait more than two days for information into son's death

5:01pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A family had to wait more than two days for information after their son was hit by a train, an inquest heard.

Cancer pop-up shop sees more than 500 visitors

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5:21pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

More than 500 people have already visited a pop-up cancer shop which marked its official opening today.

New free school moves closer to opening

Times Series: Will schools have free spaces

4:40pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A new free school has been given the go-ahead to enter the next phase in its plans.

Medical research institute receives £5m boost

Times Series: Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust - annual members' meeting

3:10pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

The construction of a new medical research institute has been given a boost after receiving a £5million donation.

Student was "happy and exuberant" in hours before death

Times Series: Benjamin Ingledew had a love of animals and had always talked about studying at veterinary college. Credit: Facebook

1:50pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A promising veterinary student seemed "happy and exuberant" in the hours before he was hit by a train after a drunken party, an inquest heard.

Company celebrates after winning award

Times Series:

1:30pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A company is celebrating after winning an award for customer service.

Man proposes to girlfriend in school classroom where they first met

Times Series:

11:20am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Teenage romances usually fizzle out when the school years are over – but one man proposed to his sweetheart in the classroom where they first met.

Three men charged following fight

Times Series:

10:48am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Three men have been charged following a fight that left a man seriously injured.

Welcome party held for international students

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9:40am Tuesday 30th September 2014

International students were given a welcome to university life with a tea party.

Spooky themed Halloween event

Times Series: Family Halloween Disco

9:10am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Shoppers feeling brave enough are invited to take part in a spooky-themed event for Halloween.

Footballers raise cash for cancer charity

Times Series:

5:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Footballers raised thousands of pounds for a cancer charity during a match in memory of two friends.

Council to pay costs to Barnet FC over Hive stadium planning dispute

Times Series: The Hive will host the FA WSL Continental Cup Final.

5:40pm Monday 29th September 2014

Harrow Borough Council is set to reimburse Barnet FC for costs racked up during its long-running planning dispute over the Hive Stadium.

Win a team of volunteers from the Times & Independent Series this Mitzvah Day

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

5:30pm Monday 29th September 2014

A competition to find a good deed for the Times & Independent Series to carry out has been launched.

Increase in crime during summer

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5:10pm Monday 29th September 2014

There was a slight increase in crimes reported during the summer.

Electricity workers raise money for cancer

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4:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

Electricity workers raised money for cancer during a coffee morning.

Is your football pitch the worst in North London?

Times Series:

3:30pm Monday 29th September 2014

Football matches across North London are being postponed because of the state of local authority pitches.

Siblings nominated for award after bone marrow campaign

Times Series:

3:20pm Monday 29th September 2014

A brother and sister who helped save their mother’s life by launching a campaign for more bone marrow donors have been nominated for an award.

MP Matthew Offord remains 'upbeat' after losing vision in one eye

Times Series:

1:13pm Monday 29th September 2014

Hendon MP Matthew Offord says he is determined to stay upbeat after going blind in one eye.

Pupils name puppies after raising more than £8,000

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12:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

Pupils got the chance to name five puppies after raising more than £8,000.

Man to stand trial following stabbing

Times Series: The man appeared at Wood Green Crown Court on Friday

12:55pm Monday 29th September 2014

A man is due to stand trial following a stabbing last week.

Film project for teenagers

Times Series: Film to tackle homelessness

11:10am Monday 29th September 2014

Creative teenagers who want to find out more about the arts can take part in free training sessions.

Harvest festival raises money for charity

Times Series:

10:30am Monday 29th September 2014

A school reached out to a homeless shelter as it celebrated its harvest festival today.

Open day for older people

Times Series: Microphone - Derek Gavey at Flickr.jpg

9:20am Monday 29th September 2014

An open day will take place for elderly people.

Meeting about free school plans

Times Series: 'We'll help teaching come alive' - church launches campaign for new free school

9:16am Monday 29th September 2014

Parents will meet to discuss plans to open a church-run free school.

New machine to tackle chewing gum problem

Times Series:

5:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A new machine will soon take to the streets to tackle the problem of chewing gum.

Schoolgirls given rugby masterclass by world cup winners

Times Series:

2:10pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Rugby world cup winners hope the women's game will snowball after helping more than 100 schoolgirls in open event.

Children's hospice to benefit from TV appeal

Times Series: Noah’s Ark Hospice, in High Barnet, needs businesses and organisations in the borough to sign up to Superhero Friday on May 3

12:50pm Sunday 28th September 2014

A children’s hospice will benefit from a televised charity appeal.

Share your views on polling stations

Times Series: Polling Station (7310526)

10:23am Sunday 28th September 2014

Voters are being asked for their views on polling districts and stations.

Pupils given taste of university life

Times Series:

12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Schoolchildren got an insight into university life at a ‘Festival of Learning’.

Man seriously injured after Edgware fight

Times Series:

11:52am Saturday 27th September 2014

A man was left seriously injured after a fight in Edgware.

Children take part in heated debate about school meals

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6:20am Saturday 27th September 2014

Children took part in a heated debate over whether they should be entitled to free school meals.

Multicultural parade and festival takes place

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5:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

The streets were full of celebrations during a multicultural parade and festival.

Unemployment rates fall

Times Series: JobCentre move strengthens role of Ealing Hub among ex-offenders

3:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

Unemployment figures fell across the borough in the past year.

Media workshops for young people

Times Series:

1:30pm Friday 26th September 2014

Media workshops are on offer for young people after a charity secured a grant.

Man charged over anti-Semitic remarks on bus

Times Series:

11:43am Friday 26th September 2014

A man has been charged following an anti-Semitic incident on a bus.

Man stabbed in neck

Times Series:

9:41am Friday 26th September 2014

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

Man arrested over anti-Semitic remarks on bus

Times Series:

6:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A man has been arrested on suspicion of racially aggravated public order following an anti-Semitic incident on a bus in north London.

Apprentice wins award

Times Series:

5:30am Friday 26th September 2014

An ICT apprentice came away from an award show as a winner.

Police take to the streets to campaign

Times Series:

5:30pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Police officers took to the streets to spread a crime prevention message.

Unknown object struck moving car

Times Series:

3:03pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A moving car was damaged when an unidentified object hit its roof.

'We will be left shortchanged'

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2:40pm Thursday 25th September 2014

The council would be left "shortchanged" unless it opposes legislation allowing developers to turn offices into flats without planning permission.

First look at designs for Brent Cross Cricklewood regeneration

Times Series: An artists impression of what the new and improved Brent Cross Shopping Centre will look like

1:38pm Thursday 25th September 2014

The public will have their first chance to see designs for the £4bn Brent Cross Cricklewood regeneration next month.

Project to help people get into work

Times Series:

11:50am Thursday 25th September 2014

A new project aims to help people recovering from alcohol and drug abuse back into work.

Family of mother who died of brain tumour donate cash to hospice

Times Series:

11:10am Thursday 25th September 2014

The family of a mother who died of a brain tumour donated £17,500 to the hospice that cared for her.

Zumba class for charity

Times Series: ZUMBA

9:30am Thursday 25th September 2014

People are invited to take part in a Zumba class for charity.

More than 1,800 older people take part in activities

Times Series:

5:10am Thursday 25th September 2014

A service that provides activities for older people reached almost 1,800 people in its first year.

'It's got an energy of its own' - fight to save historic farmhouse

Times Series:

5:30pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Campaigners are fighting to stop the historic farmhouse a suffragette lived in from being bulldozed so they can turn it into a “living entity”.

Pupils celebrate at school launch party

Times Series:

4:50pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Hundreds of pupils gathered to mark the official opening of their new school.

Bereaved sister-in-law raises awareness about meningitis

Times Series:

3:30pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A woman who lost her brother-in-law to meningitis is warning people to be aware of the symptoms of the disease.

Computer glitch left hundreds waiting for hospital operations

Times Series:

2:41pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Patients were made to wait more than a year for operations after their details were lost due to a computer error.






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