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A mother has told how two men attempted to smash into her Highgate home as she and her two young children cowered inside.

Notorious serial Killer Dennis Nilsen, who lured victims to his Cranley Gardens home before strangling them and flushing away their remains, has died behind bars at the age of 72.

Twelve months ago, it would have been difficult to predict that the Chalcots tower blocks in Camden would become one of the key issues in next week’s local government elections.

Ever since the evacuation of the Chalcots towers, I have been running around with my fellow Belsize councillors trying to fix problems and help people that have fallen through the cracks at Camden Council.

Crouch End pupil Jude Rogers beat stiff competition to win an award for his film at BFI Southbank.

Ian Aitken, the distinguished former political editor of the Guardian who lived most of his life in Highgate, has died aged 90.

An open letter to His Excellency Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei from supporter of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, Jessica Learmond-Criqui.

Time is a precious commodity for politicians and there never seems to be enough of it.

A murder investigation has been launched after a 19-year-old, believed to be from Camden, was found with fatal stab wounds in a Kensington street in the early hours on Sunday.

The last century is rich with history: A Great War; a global depression; the rise, fight against and fall of fascism around the world; the Berlin wall coming down; the creation of a European Union; and the spread of prosperity around the globe.

The fascinating history of the Heath is to be revealed with the Heath and Hampstead Society’s unsuccessful legal challenge forming part of the organisation’s first guided walk of 2018. Society member Thomas Radice offers a preview of what walkers can expect to find out.

Reporter VICTORIA NOBLE delves deeper into a raft of serious allegations about upmarket restaurants Beach Blanket Babylon, as she finds all has not been glittering behind closed doors.

In his latest column, Holborn and St Pancras MP Keir Starmer outlines his priorities for the year ahead.

Those who have suffered due to the contaminated blood scandal will have to wait for justice even longer.

Highgate’s Dan Thompson has set himself a monumental challenge: to run 10k in every country in the world, fundraising for Cancer Research UK.

Here we share excerpts from a second story in our series on Waterlow Park’s memorial benches taken from new book: ‘In Living Memory: The Benches of Waterlow Park’ edited by Towyn Mason.

Weston and Haringey Parks Residents’ Association writes in response to Haringey Council chiefs’ decision to agree a developer’s plans to restore Hornsey Town Hall and redevelop the site in the heart of Crouch End.

An open letter to the people of Iran about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe from Jessica Learmond-Criqui.

An open letter to His Excellency Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei regarding Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe from Jessica Learmond-Criqui.

David Winskill, chairman of the Crouch End Neighbourhood Forum, shares his views ahead of Monday’s decision on developer Far East Consortium’s planning application to restore Grade II*-listed building Hornsey Town Hall.

Michael Polak is a lawyer at Church Court Chambers fighting for the release of a barrister detained in Bangladesh.

Green Party representative at the London Assembly and Highgate councillor Sian Berry responds to mayor Sadiq Khan’s housing plans.

Highgate’s Liberal-Democrat councillor Liz Morris has written to the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan ahead of a public meeting with the Met following a spate of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public meeting with police takes place at the Royal British Legion, Muswell Hill Rd, N10 3NG on Tuesday, December 5 from 7-9.30pm.

Hornsey and Wood Green MP Catherine West urges the Government to do more to support small businesses ahead of Small Business Saturday.

Highgate’s Liberal Democrat councillor Liz Morris responds to the recent attack on Gail’s bakery.

Next year marks the 100-year anniversary since women won the right to vote.

More than three months on from the sudden evacuation of the Chalcots towers, we are still waiting for the council to release all the information residents need to help inform the promised ‘independent review’ of what went wrong.

After years of uncertainty and decay, there is finally an opportunity to guarantee the restoration of Hornsey Town Hall with a proposal to install an arts centre plus new restaurants and cafes for the public to enjoy this amazing building.

Lawyer Hamish Hunter is standing as a Conservative candidate for Hampstead Town ward in next year’s local elections. He campaigns and volunteers locally. Here he explains what makes Hampstead so special.

In-work poverty at a record high; child poverty rising; living standards stagnating as inflation outstrips wages; energy bills sky-rocketing; 20,000 fewer police officers on the street; draconian cuts to the education budget; accelerating student debt; NHS in crisis; social mobility in reverse.

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