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Police have launched a witness appeal after a cyclist was attacked with a metal rod in Camden Town

Witnesses sought over metal bar attack on cyclist in Camden Town

Police have launched a witness appeal after a cyclist was attacked with a metal rod in Camden Town.

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Shay Thripp, Naomi Landau, Cristina Bruno and Clare Craig submitting their  petitions to the DfE back in May.

Blow for parents as government rejects bid for West Hampstead free school

A group of parents hoping to open a free school in West Hampstead next year have seen its bid rejected by the Department of Education.

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The east court as it could look in a few years.

Alexandra Palace unveils new images of restoration plans in time for public exhibition

Alexandra Palace has unveiled the latest designs for its multi-million pound regeneration project as it starts to welcome the public through its doors to hear their views.

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(From left) Russell Gilbert, trustee of the Royal Free Charity, Mark Pears of the Pears Foundation, Julia Palca, chair of the trustees of the Royal Free Charity, and Trevor Pears executive chair of the Pears Foundation. Picture: David Bishop

The Pears Foundation donates £5million for world class research centre at Royal Free Hospital

A family-run foundation in Hampstead has made its largest ever donation of £5million to help the Royal Free Hospital build a world class centre to research cures for cancer and HIV.

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House prices in Camden have fastest growing property prices in Britain according to Nationwide

Camden house price growth is the fastest in Britain

Camden house prices have seen the strongest growth in the country this quarter with a 42 per cent increase in average prices compared to 2013 figures.

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Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side's third goal with hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck (left)

Turkey trip will be tougher, warns Arsenal boss after Champions League win

Arsene Wenger believes his Arsenal side will face a sterner test when they meet Galatasaray again at the climax of the Champions League group stage.

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Sport See all

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side's third goal with hat-trick hero Danny Welbeck (left)

Turkey trip will be tougher, warns Arsenal boss after Champions League win

Arsene Wenger believes his Arsenal side will face a sterner test when they meet Galatasaray again at the climax of the Champions League group stage.

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Entertainment See all

Royal Blood - Royal Blood

Album review: Royal Blood - Royal Blood

A searing, exciting and uncompromising debut from the new darlings of rock.

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Education See all

Shay Thripp, Naomi Landau, Cristina Bruno and Clare Craig submitting their  petitions to the DfE back in May.

Blow for parents as government rejects bid for West Hampstead free school

A group of parents hoping to open a free school in West Hampstead next year have seen its bid rejected by the Department of Education.

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High Speed 2 See all

Cllr Sarah Hayward cuts the ribbon with pupils and staff outside the new campus. Picture: Polly Hancock.

‘Innovative’ new education campus opens to Camden community

A £30million education campus, comprising part of a Camden primary school, has been opened by council chiefs.

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Human rights campaigner Helen Bamber who has died aged 89. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Obituary: Emma Thompson and Colin Firth lead tributes to pioneering human rights activist Helen Bamber

A trailblazing human rights campaigner who has died aged 89 has been remembered as a “beacon of hope for humanity” by family, celebrity figures, charities and Jewish organisations.

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