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A fire – caused by sunlight shining onto a concave mirror – destroyed a seven-bedroom maisonette in Camden Town yesterday afternoon.

A West Hampstead nursery has been given three weeks to improve after it was today given the worst possible Ofsted rating.

Coroners have been told to give “proper respect” to religious beliefs in new burial policy. It follows the controversial case of north and east London coroner Mary Hassell.

Descendants of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, one of Britain’s great philosophers, want to give him a resting place “consistent with his greatness” at St Michael’s Church in Highgate.

Schools in Barnet, Enfield and Haringey referred 1,360 children for mental health treatment in the last year.

Do you know a “hero” associated with Whittington Hospital or one of its community services?

The Hampstead Neighbourhood Plan will finally go to the polls during a referendum on June 21.

A gastropub’s dirty extraction system caused a fire in Granary Square, King’s Cross, last night.

Shoplifters are targeting moneyed Hampstead High Street to make a quick buck and fund their drug habits, a cop has said.

If, like us, the thought of the royal wedding makes you do a little bit of sick in your mouth, something better is taking place on the Heath on Saturday.

Police are investigating after a woman was hit by a lorry in Euston Road this morning.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car crashed into a pedestrian in Marylebone Road on Saturday night.

“Pretty much every day when I walk outside my building, all I can see is dog shit.”

Snow storms, like the ones we had last week, always give us perspective when it comes to rough sleeping. But charities like Food For All have that perspective all year round.

Protesters packed Islington town hall last night to fight the Whittington Hospital’s contract with Ryhurst, owned by Grenfell Tower-linked Rydon.

Serial killer Theodore Johnson was this afternoon sentenced to life in prison – a minimum 26 years – for murdering ex-partner Angela Best in Dartmouth Park Hill, Tufnell Park.

A serial killer this afternoon admitted murdering his ex-partner in Dartmouth Park Hill, Tufnell Park.

Police are appealing for information after a vulnerable man went missing from Holloway yesterday afternoon.

King’s Cross was once a hotspot for crack cocaine and prostitution – now an independent study (albeit one commissioned by a developer) has concluded that flattening and rebuilding it has been good for the area.

Police are trying to find a man who went missing from Archway’s Whittington Hospital yesterday.

When Stuart Hazeldine became the latest moped phone snatch victim, he thought there was a good chance of getting the device back when the “Find My iPhone” app said it was in Elia Mews, Islington.

A charity is asking for the people of Islington to consider giving up a few hours of their time each week to volunteer at its new pop-up shop at the Whittington Hospital.

Radical cycling activists brought a major Holloway A-road to a standstill last night.

A radical cycling action group has arranged a “die-in” protest over the “horrendous” safety of Camden Road in Holloway.

Modern day football gripe, number 2,376. Premier League clubs having preposterous kit launches at the start of every season.

There have been 274 thefts and robberies reported in the ward around Archway station since January, according to police.

Do you know this man? Detectives from British Transport Police’s sexual offences unit are appealing for information after a teenager was subjected to indecent behaviour on an Overground train.

Devastated friends have paid tribute to an aspiring teenage boxer who was stabbed to death on Thursday.

A British Transport Police officer was today fired for using “excessive and unnecessary force” on a member of public during an arrest at St Pancras station.

In December, TfL snubbed popular opinion to change Archway’s bus system. Last week, this led to a sickening smash between a motorcyclist and bus. The Ham&High spoke to an enraged pub landlord who was first on the scene.

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