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Parliamentary hopefuls were put to the test by their prospective future constituents during a visit to a Hampstead school.

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Elizabeth Israel (middle) with guests.

Over 50 supporters of a Jewish charity enjoyed an afternoon of secrets and songs in Golders Green.

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Lady Zahava Kohn and her daughter Hephzibah Rudofsky. Picture: Polly Hancock

The freezing cold snow around her shoeless feet is Lady Zahava Kohn’s enduring memory of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.

Yesterday, 16:00
Thousands were infected by contaminated NHS blood in the 70s and 80s

An inquiry into what has been described as “the worst treatment disaster in the history of the NHS” has found many victims being left in poverty and reliant on a compensation scheme described as “the worst form of modern-begging”.

Yesterday, 14:00
Staff at the Whittington Hospital were said to be 'surprised' when they first learned of Mr Di Giacomo's research paper. Picture: Anthony Devlin

A Whittington nurse has been suspended for 12 months after research cited in a pioneering medical study he authored was found not to have taken place.

Yesterday, 13:00
Jonathan Sattin at the new TriYoga premises on Jamestown Road. Picture: Polly Hancock

A yoga studio popular with celebrities that was forced to move from its home of 14 years in Primrose Hill has reopened in a former Victorian piano factory.

Yesterday, 12:00
Andrew Dismore. Picture: Polly Hancock

Nearly half of Barnet’s schools have more pupils than places according to figures released last week.

Property

09:00

Naomi Slade has always had a soft spot for snowdrops. Growing up in west Wales where winters are cold and damp, she would gather a little posy of snowdrops for her mother on Valentine’s Day, when little else was in flower.

Yesterday, 09:33
Blue tits. PA Photo/thinkstockphotos

As the RSPB, bird-watchers and gardeners nationwide gear up for the charity’s annual Big Garden Birdwatch, the organisation is warning that birds that have benefited from a mild autumn will begin to struggle as the weather changes.

Fri, 16:28
London home owners make an average of nearly £290,000 when they downsize from detached to semi-detached property

Homeowners in London can expect windfalls of hundreds of thousands of pounds by downsizing to a smaller property such as a semi-detached house or bungalow, research has found.

Fri, 07:30
Helleborus Rosemary. PA Photo/The Farplants Group

The jewel of the winter garden, sometimes known as the Christmas or Lenten rose, this popular perennial flowers reliably from late winter to early spring. Its elegant flowers and attractive leathery leaves bringing a lift of colour from pale green to white, cream to pink, and purple to almost black.

Thu, 17:00
Euston station

Dominated by the 1960s rail terminus and the polluted thoroughfares of the Euston and Hampstead Roads, the area between Euston Station and Mornington Crescent harbours hidden delights. Drummond Street and the surrounding area are packed with bargain south Indian restaurants, while the Euston Tap and Cider Tap are good enough pubs to miss a train for.

Thu, 12:01
Storage by Emma Farkas

Practicality, longevity, comfort: throwaway culture and fast fashion have made these concepts something of an endangered species, even in interior design.

Thu, 07:31
Westover Hill, Hampstead, NW3

A substantial double fronted detached house set in this gated development just off the lower slopes of West Heath Road.

Sport

Yesterday, 19:13

Mauricio Pochettino defended his rotation policy after Tottenham fell to a 2-1 defeat at home to Leicester City in the FA Cup fourth round.

Federico Fazio leaps above Leicester City's Leonardo Ulloa, who scored against Spurs for the second game in a row

Tottenham were stunned by a late comeback as Premier League basement boys Leicester City struck twice in the final six minutes to knock them out of the FA Cup at White Hart Lane.

Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino has urged his players to focus on Tottenham’s objectives rather than their own futures as the end of the January transfer window approaches.

Emmanuel Adebayor

Mauricio Pochettino says Emmanuel Adebayor could captain Tottenham again tomorrow – and he hopes the supporters will stop booing the striker and get behind him.

Fri, 08:49
Tottenham's Kyle Naughton is set to join Swansea City (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Kyle Naughton has revealed former Swansea City man Ben Davies urged him to make the move to the Liberty Stadium following his £5million departure from Tottenham.

Fri, 07:15
Arsenal's Perry Groves battles for the ball with Leeds United's Chris Fairclough (c) and Chris Whyte (r)

Perry Groves has urged Arsenal to take their ‘Manchester City form’ to the south coast for their big FA Cup fourth round clash with Brighton on Sunday.

Emmanuel Adebayor (left) captained Tottenham against Sheffield United in last night's first leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final

Andros Townsend believes the returning Emmanuel Adebayor can have a big impact in the last four months of the campaign – just like last season.

Entertainment

There are not many restaurants that can boast an accolade from the government so before I even stepped foot into Nipa Thai I knew I was going to be in for a culinary treat.

Fri, 16:26
Aaron Fyfe will play at Hampstead's Shhh music festival

Heath Street Baptist Church is hosting the most considerate music festival in town, says Alex Bellotti.

Fri, 16:25
Comedians Peter Cook (L) and Dudley Moore rehearsing their

Bridget Galton talks to director Vadim Jean about making ‘em laugh and cry.

Fri, 16:20
90 year old artist Joan Dannatt in her Islington studio.

Danniel Wittenberg talks to Highgate artist Joan Dannatt about holding her first ever exhibition to coincide with her 90th birthday.

Fri, 16:09
Author Ben Markovits in Pond Square Highgate

While finishing his third novel, Imposture, Ben Markovits realised he likes to write about failure. Now six books in, with a family home in Highgate and a clutch of literary honours to his name, the task has become somewhat harder from an autobiographical perspective.

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Testament of Youth

Our film critic Michael Joyce was expecting a mid-standard period production, but James Kent’s latest offering proved a more affecting affair.

Thursday, January 15, 2015
RADC, dancers Liam Riddick and Oihana Vesga Bujan. Picture: Chris Nash

The company’s founder tells Alex Bellotti how dance and music will together for four special shows at Sadler’s Wells.

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The UN ambassador unveiled IMPACT10X10X10, a new initiative to end gender inequality as part of the HeForShe campaign.

David Cameron and Tony Blair are among those paying tribute.

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