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A family has paid tribute to a “kind and gentle man” who has died after his clothes mysteriously caught alight while he was out for an afternoon walk.

Contaminated blood campaigners have renewed calls for the Department of Health (DoH) to play no part in a new inquiry into the scandal - amid fresh evidence of secret HIV testing carried out on haemophiliacs at a Camden hospital in the 1980s.

The top cop in charge of tackling acid attacks in Camden and Haringey, and across the capital, this week called for the sale of strong corrosives to be licensed – and tougher sentences for those carrying it.

It can cook meat, melt clothing and has been used in a spiralling number of crimes across London. The Ham&High investigates how easy it is to buy lethal acids online

A coroner has criticised the Whittington Hospital over its care of a young father who fled A&E before falling to his death.

The Ham&High would like to hear from people living in temporary accommodation in Camden and Haringey - such as hostels or bed and breakfasts.

Labour’s Catherine West has stormed to victory in Hornsey and Wood Green - retaking the seat she won for the first time in 2015 with a hugely increased majority.

The Conservatives have outstripped Labour in their use of Facebook dark adverts to try and influence votes in Hampstead and Kilburn, the Ham&High can reveal.

Villagey Hampstead and Highgate are among the most desirable places in the country to live - but these five maps reveal stark differences in social inequality throughout the borough of Camden.

A campaigner is taking a landmark legal case against the government over the contaminated blood disaster - providing new hope that victims of the health scandal will finally receive justice.

A major investigation has linked a former mayor to radical pro-paedophile activists in Archway in early 1980. EMMA YOULE reports on the Fallen Angels collective.

A former health secretary has presented evidence of “deliberate, provable acts of cover-up” in the contaminated blood scandal and demanded a Hillsborough-style inquiry into the tragedy.

Atomic anticipation greeted the return of bad boy of ballet and dance virtuoso Sergei Polunin to the Sadler’s Wells stage last night.

An offshore company ultimately owned by two Russian billionaire steel magnates invested in one of London’s most iconic gay pubs – that is facing an uncertain future.

A Ham&High investigation has revealed huge variations in the price of issuing dog passports at vets in Camden and Haringey.

An intrepid charity fundraiser who was hospitalised for exhaustion after completing 15 marathons in a row walking from London to Edinburgh is pounding the pavements again in aid of a good cause.

Haringey Labour is a facing a ferocious backlash from its own backbenches over plans to privatise £2billion of land and council houses in the largest sell-off of its kind ever undertaken by a UK council.

A mental health trust “missed opportunities” to check whether a vulnerable woman had access to the gas she used to kill herself, a coroner has ruled.

The Mayor of London has admitted that he is “unable to intervene” in the sale of Hornsey Town Hall.

Parents have been left in the dark as to why the headteacher of a primary school has not been at work for the past six months.

Senior Haringey councillors have come under fire over revelations that they have been wining and dining with a top property PR firm.

A victim of the contaminated blood scandal will feature in a pioneering new documentary charting the Aids pandemic through the stories of those caught up in the crisis.

Expense claims for MPs representing Camden, Haringey and Barnet have fallen for the first time in five years - after three new faces took office at the last general election.

MP Catherine West has called for “individuals to be held to account” over the NHS contaminated blood disaster that left thousands of people infected with deadly HIV and hepatitis C.

Search our table of London MPs’ expense claims to find out how much your local MP spent in 2015-16

A doctor who worked at the Royal Free Hospital at the height of the contaminated blood scandal in the 1980s has admitted he knew blood products given to patients were infected with the deadly HIV virus.

Local MPs have overwhelmingly backed calls for the government to make historic changes to end the secrecy surrounding offshore property sales.

Exclusive: In-depth: the pubs bought with off-shore cash

Friday, September 16, 2016

As part of our investigation, we reveal the details of the pubs in Hampstead, Highgate, Primrose Hill and Camden bought with offshore cash

Today the Ham&High is backing campaigners calling on the government to halt the decimation of our cherished local pubs by overseas developers.

Global billions have flooded into the local property market through the secretive world of offshore buying, the Ham&High can today reveal.

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