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Sunday, May 24, 2015

The quango in charge of English sport has objected to a controversial scheme to build housing on a historic bowling green.

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Teenagers were attacked on Parliament Hill (Pic credit: PA)

Young teenagers at a birthday gathering on Hampstead Heath were stabbed and bottled by a gang of older youths who robbed them of mobile phones and cash.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Hugo Duggan, pictured in 2010 during the family's Justice For Jeremiah campaign. Picture: Nigel Sutton

The father of a Golders Green student who died in Germany in 2003 after becoming involved with a far-right cult has finally opened a birthday card sent from his son just before his death.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Brookfield Park Surgery will move to Highgate

Two doctors have applied to turn their GP surgery into flats ahead of the practice’s move to Highgate.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Ash Court Care Centre in Kentish Town. Picture: Polly Hancock

A Filipino care home nurse who attacked four elderly dementia patients for soiling themselves has been jailed for 16 weeks.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Far-right activists have planned a demonstration in Golders Green for July 4

Mike Free MP has added to calls for the home secretary and Met Police to ban a proposed rally by far-right groups in Golders Green, after Jewish community groups branded it “anti-Semitic” and “provocative”.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Chris Underhill, Allan Rapley, Seyho Kurt, Jane Wiles,Thomas Hentges and Tala Gulamhusein are among several high street traders campaigning to get the camera removed. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Exasperated shopkeepers have branded a council traffic spy camera a waste of taxpayers’ money after it was revealed that it hasn’t been switched on in the seven months since it was installed.

Property

Sunday, May 24, 2015

So, you want to sell your house? Then there’s two things you should know: summer is the best time to do it, and the deciding factor may be your garden.

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Sensation doorknobs collection, available from HauteDeco.com. PA Photo/Handout

A fresh lick of paint on your front door and windows won’t just transform your home’s exterior, but could increase its value by up to 25 per cent, according to a survey by Dulux Weathershield.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Views of north west London from the BT tower

From Highgate to West Hampstead, North London offers a wide variety of dwellings, attracting many different types of people, but which part is best suited to you and your lifestyle?

Friday, May 22, 2015
Map of Europe

In honour of the Eurovision Song Contest, here’s our round-up of the best homewares from around Europe.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Vila Pisignano, Italy, Savills

With our long grey winters, and somewhat unreliable summers, many of us dream of owning a home on the continent.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Parolles Road Archway N19

The prettiest and most impressive properties in Archway can be found in the Whitehall Park conservation area, a sloping zone of Victorian residences with lovely views of London.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Whitehall Park

Not quite Highgate, not quite Holloway, Archway is often regarded as a bit of a hinterland, its centre an unprepossessing junction connecting a series of main roads. There are plans to completely remodel the area but until then, residents and visitors enjoy the quiet residential streets and the area’s thriving independent shopping and dining scene.

Sport

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says his side suffered no new injuries ahead of the FA Cup final in the 4-1 win over West Brom.

Tottenham's Nabil Bentaleb, pictured battling with Everton's Seamus Coleman, stood in at left-back at Goodison Park

Harry Kane ended his fairytale season with the winning goal as Tottenham triumphed 1-0 at Everton on the final day and secured a fifth-place finish in the Premier League.

Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino has named the derby victories over Chelsea and Arsenal as his favourite moments of the season, while he believes Jose Mourinho has been the Premier League’s top manager.

Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino (left) hopes his star striker Harry Kane enjoys a prolific tournament with England's Under-21s in the Czech Republic

Mauricio Pochettino says everyone at Tottenham will be cheering for Harry Kane and England’s Under-21s after the striker was selected for the European Under-21 Championship.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Joe Burns in action for Leicestershire. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Justin Langer, Chris Rogers and more recently Adam Voges… there are some distinguished footsteps for Middlesex’s latest Australian import Joe Burns to try and follow.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Saracens'  Chris Wyles has scored two tries in each of this season's games against Northampton Saints, but he has been on the losing side on both occasions

Chris Wyles admits Saracens face a huge challenge as they travel to face the Premiership’s top team Northampton Saints in Saturday’s play-off semi-final.

Entertainment

Yesterday, 19:30

It’s rhyme time for young poetry fans, says Kate Agnew of Muswell Hill Children’s Bookshop.

Yesterday, 11:30
Joseph Connolly at La Golosa in Heath St

Our critic tries to live up to the Italian title of a Heath St restaurant while trying not to offend the local Catholic priest by uttering blasphemous profanities.

Sunday, May 24, 2015
LONDON - FEBRUARY 15:  Several hundred thousand people march past the Westminster Clock Tower (Big Ben) towards Hyde Park to protest against the proposed war in Iraq February 15, 2003 in London. Similar massive demonstrations are taking place all over the world as the U.S. and Britain continue to press for a UN Security Council resolution for war.  (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images)

This slick documentary charting the protests against the Iraq War makes a lot out of something that achieved little, says Michael Joyce.

Sunday, May 24, 2015
serbia

A Hampstead couple bought a prime vineyard and produce McC Wines from their prime vineyard, finds Liz Sagues.

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Croach Touch Pause Engage - Robin Soans - National Theatre Wales/Out of Joint - 19 February 2015

Directed by Max Stafford-Clark
Designed by Angela Davis
Lighting by Katy Morrison

As his latest play tells the story of gay rugby player Gareth Thomas, the Holloway playwright tells Bridget Galton why he’s still entering the political scrum.

Friday, May 22, 2015
Mad Max: Fury Road. Picture: Warner Bros. Pictures

While Tom Hardy falls short, the latest chapter of this groundbreaking franchise is an action-packed triumph, says Michael Joyce.

Friday, May 22, 2015
John Hegley. Picture: Nigel Sutton

The veteran performance poet tells Sanya Ali why his latest show involves potatoes, New York and bungalows.

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