Young chess champion Michael Uriely died from chronic asthma on August 25 2015 - five days after being discharged from the Hampstead hospital by medics.

Cyclists have slammed a picture of children in face masks protesting against pollution as “ridiculous propaganda” that “has no logic to it.”

Diahann Brown, a mother of three teenagers, is co-founder of new start up Freda ( a business crowdfunding project providing organic period products.

Schoolchildren and parents staged a protest against the pollution around schools throughout Hampstead and Highgate which they claim is choking them to death.

Police are hunting a female robber who attacked an old lady on her doorstep and forced her way into her Camden home before demanding cash.

A teenager has been jailed for rape and attempted murder after stabbing a 15-year-old girl and forcing her to have sex with him in Hampstead Cemetery.

Murdered children’s author Helen Bailey lived for 20 years in Highgate before moving to Hertfordshire to be with the lover who turned out to be killer.

The Chief Rabbi last night slammed US President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travel to the US from some Muslim-majority countries.

The family of West Hampstead mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe have reported that they have received an offer to arrange Nazanin’s release from jail in return for paying a ransom of 600 million Iranian toman to a fixer - the equivalent of £125,000.

The owner of a popular Budgens store in Belsize Park has spoken of his shock after news today that supermarket giant Tesco has merged with the company that owns the Budgens brand.

Friends of George Michael were today gathering outside his Highgate home to create a tribute garden to the singer on the green opposite his house.

West Hampstead mum Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe has lost her appeal and had her five year sentence in an Iranian jail upheld by an Iranian court.

A group including MP Keir Starmer’s wife Victoria set off this morning from Kentish Town tube station to join thousands on a solidarity march through London in the wake of the inauguration of US President Donald Trump.

The thousands of Camden homes that will have their rubbish bins emptied just once every two weeks from April have been revealed this afternoon.

Swimmers and staff at the Lido have paid tribute to lifeguard Glyn Roberts who died suddenly at the age of 47 on January 2.

While most of us were in bed nursing hangovers, around 100 hardy women were plunging into the icy waters on Hampstead Heath.

Faces from the worlds of showbusiness, healthcare, sport and the community in the Ham&High area have beem recognised in the New Year’s Honours.

Popstar George Michael’s sudden death has lead to an outpouring of grief with fans setting up a shrine for the star outside his Highgate home.

Grieving fans began gathering tonight outside the Highgate home of singer George Michael who has died at the age of 53.

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Dartmouth Park.

The search is on for the homes that are lighting up our area with the best festive displays

We have created this moving tribute video of the heartwarming day a community came together and marched to free West Hampstead mum Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe from jail in Iran.

In a deeply moving show of community around 200 Hampstead mums and dads with buggies, friends and family joined our march through central London today for the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.

The Ham&High has teamed up with a West Hampstead entrepreneur in a drive to encourage people to shop locally this Christmas.

A Crouch End mum has published this CCTV picture of a man she suspects broke into her home and stole precious belongings - including a Samaritan’s Christmas charity appeal box.

Fears are growing for the health and mental state of a West Hampstead mother who is being held in an Iranian jail after she went on hunger strike and wrote a suicide note.

Shadow foreign minister Catherine West says the British government must keep a strong relationship with the United States under Donald Trump as long as he upholds the values of freedom and tolerance.

A telephone box coffee kiosk in Hampstead which has been facing a ten-month battle for survival has won a top award from TimeOut magazine.

A pensioner who called a Jewish property developer ‘a Shylock’ has been convicted of racial abuse.

A father-of-three has been found guilty of stabbing his wife to death at their family home - leaving his sons to find her blood-soaked body.

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