Yesterday, 15:35

This is the first picture of teacher Kato Harris who has appeared in court accused of repeatedly raping an underage girl.

Yesterday, 17:10
Actresses Juliet Stevenson and Michelle Collins with volunteers and Alexandra's mum Lindsey Wylie from the Alexandra Wylie Tower Foundation (AWTF) launch the Christmas food parcel appeal. Picture: Polly Hancock

A charity is marking the fifth anniversary of a Highgate schoolgirl’s death from cancer with the launch of a Christmas appeal to help children left without support following the closure of Kids Company.

Yesterday, 12:53
Victims of the contaminated blood scandal: (left) Nick Hirsch, (right, from top) Clair Walton and her late husband, Colette Wintle and Mark Ward

Timetable for settlement on NHS scandal has slipped yet again say campaigners - as they wait to see if cash is allocated in chancellor’s autumn spending review

Yesterday, 08:46
The London Fire Brigade has put forward proposals to axe 13 fire engines to save £11million

‘While a new website would be welcome, this should not be done at the cost of frontline cuts’ says fire resources committee chief

Tue, 18:01
Khayerul Miah, pictured, and his brother have joined IS in Syria

The two young men from Kentish Town who left the UK to fight for Islamic State (IS) in Syria are former pupils of Acland Burghley School.

Tue, 16:46
The government says the HPV vaccine is safe and will protect against deaths from cervical cancer

East Finchley mother accuses pharmaceutical industry and government of ‘ignoring generation of sick girls’ as European Medicines Agency finds no link between illnesses and cervical cancer jab

Tue, 15:58
Carl Ryan, who is charged with misconduct in a public office, outside court (Picture: Central News)

A detective who faked records - including witness statements by Whittington Hospital staff - thwarted three investigations into serious sex assaults, a court heard.

Tue, 12:18
Firefighters from West Hampstead were called to tackle the large blaze in Finchley Road - which burned for 72 hours

West Hampstead and Hornsey fire stations could both lose an engine under controversial cost-cutting proposals

Tue, 10:04
Khayerul Miah, pictured, and his brother have joined IS in Syria

Two sons of a nursery teacher at a Kentish Town primary school have fled the UK to join the Islamic State (IS) in Syria.

Mon, 18:54
Counterfeit Amber Leaf tobacco pouches, fake duty stamps, and other packaging seized during the raid

Warning over danger to public health as illicit tobacco products worth £11,000 taken off streets

Mon, 13:25
Del Cooke, headteacher of Henrietta Barnett School, with pupils in front of the school. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Hampstead Garden Suburb grammar school Henrietta Barnett is once again rated the best all-girls state school in the country in an annual league table published by The Sunday Times.

Mon, 13:12
Motorbike crash, ambulance at the scene. Photo: @JAwolarger/Twitter

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after colliding with a car.

Mon, 11:35
Carry On star Fenella Fielding and Angela Humphery at the All Dogs Matter auction and raffle. Picture: Polly Hancock

Carry On star Fenella Fielding came out in support of an East Finchley dog rehoming charity at a charity auction and raffle.

Mon, 10:28

A well-loved photographer around Hornsey has left an astonishingly generous legacy donation for the London Centre for Children with Cerebral Palsy in Muswell Hill.

Mon, 07:00
Highgate School teacher Andrew Szydlo has documented his 40-year career in a book called Schoolmaster's Diary

Dramatically caught on camera, plumes of fire and smoke erupt from a classroom laboratory desk in May 1978 as part of an experiment to show zinc sulphide synthesis.


Yesterday, 19:54

Property investors will have to pay an additional three per cent in Stamp Duty, equating to thousands of pounds more than those buying property to live in in changes announced by George Osborne in the Autumn Statement from April 2016

Yesterday, 15:57
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne leaves the Treasury in London for the House of Commons, where he will deliver his joint Autumn Statement and Spending Review

The government will double the equity loan it gives new buyers of new build properties within Greater London to 40 per cent.

Yesterday, 12:19
Student accommodation by Emrys Architects

The redevelopment for a housing association comprises a contemporary sunken building of eight compact houses set behind a refurbished Edwardian building

Yesterday, 09:27
Belsize Fire station earmarked for closure

Property prices are pushing our most vital services out of central London. If we want to keep living in areas like Camden, we must do something to stop them being priced out

Tue, 20:08
Mick Jagger and Joan Collins both lived in Harley House in Marylebone

Rags to riches stories don’t come much more glamorous than this. A flat in a block originally built for Irish migrants but which became one of the most desirable addresses in London with residents including Mick Jagger and Joan Collins, has come on the market

Tue, 12:00
Harley Road, NW3 £999,999

With Winter on our doorstep, rustic wooden floors are an ever more appealing option- warm, stylish and elegant with a touch of homeliness. These three north London properties get the look right.

Tue, 10:15
Jess Innes, Lettings Manager at C.H. Peppiatt

Moving from North Finchley to Chalk Farm meant dealing wtih a whole new world of property pricing for lettings agent Jess Innes

Mon, 17:08
Coving on the interior of a period property. PA Photo/thinkstockphotos

Many period properties, particularly ones built in the 19th and early 20th centuries, originally had coving and cornicing in many of the rooms

Mon, 10:32
A garden lawn in the autumn. PA Photo/Handout

So many of us leave our aerating and scarifying until spring, yet lawns will benefit from a pick-me-up now before winter sets in

Saturday, November 21, 2015
Eaton Sofa

From dark leather to soft pastel, a sofa is the centrepiece of the home. Sit back and cosy up in this season’s comfy couches

Friday, November 20, 2015
Bluebellgray Ebba Ecru Pompom Cushion, £105, Houseology

As we move further into November, cosiness and comfort become priorities. We’ve rounded up the best and brightest cushions to cosy up your sofa this winter

Friday, November 20, 2015
Carey Mulligan (Maud) & Ben Whishaw (Sonny) in Suffragette

Decorating your home is expensive so it can be good to get ahead of the curve rather than to buy into a style at the crest of the wave. Steal a march on everyone else by taking inspiration from sources outside the world of interiors

Thursday, November 19, 2015
Sixth Avenue, W10, £795,000

Property in Queen’s Park is mostly found in attractive Gothic Revival Victorian workers’ cottages, which still sell for under £1million (a rarity in Westminster)

Thursday, November 19, 2015
Houses on the Queen's Park Estate

The Westminster portion of Queen’s Park is a small enclave of late Victorian housing and it’s still possible to pick up one of the ex-workers’ cottages for under £1million. Homeowners have been getting wise to this though, and the area has renovations galore with at least three building sites on every street as new residents move in

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Verity Comber, lettings negotiator, Knight Frank Belsize Park

But controversially, Verity Comber, lettings negotiator at Knight Frank has opted to live in one in south east London


Yesterday, 16:02

Highgate Harriers were crowned national champions on Sunday as the prestigious UK 10k road race championships were held as part of the 30th anniversary of the Age UK Leeds Abbey Dash.

Yesterday, 15:58
Great Britain's James Ward (far right) with Great Britain captain Leon Smith, Jamie Murray and Andy Murray

Great Britain stand on the verge of history in the Davis Cup as they prepare for this weekend’s final, bidding to win the crown for the first time in 79 years.

Yesterday, 15:51
Karl Oliyide (left) scored Wingate & Finchley's goal on Saturday. Pic: Martin Addison

Wingate & Finchley missed the chance to go second in the Ryman League Premier Division on Saturday after conceding an 88th-minute equaliser away at East Thurrock.


Mon, 13:03

This explicit 3D sex film shows all the signs of a very bad movie, but gets better as it goes on, says Michael Joyce.

Mon, 12:14
Plaimont's Olivier Burdet-Pees (left) and Andre Dubosc. Picture: Michel Carossio

Liz Sagues picks out some top selections for good value French wines.

Mon, 10:03
Rosalie Craig and Joe Bannister in rehearsals for As You Like It. Picture: Johan Persson

Now playing Orlando in the new National Theatre production, the Camden Town resident tells Alex Bellotti why this high concept rom com has something for everyone.

Sunday, November 22, 2015
Ben Rivers at Camden Arts Centre

Take a tour of the city limits and the South Pacific islands in Ben Rivers’ unique exhibition, says Alison Oldham.

Sunday, November 22, 2015
Herrings, Lemon by Maria Farrar

Maria Farrar’s artwork will whet your appetite for cafe fare, says Alison Oldham.

Friday, November 20, 2015
Coster Girls by Rothenstein

A trio of paintings of East End fruit and veg sellers is part of a Ben Uri exhibition on Rothenstein’s influence upon other artists, says Alison Oldham.

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