Yesterday, 17:50

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has warned of the risk posed by joss sticks after a fire broke out at a Kentish Town flat yesterday.

Yesterday, 13:52
Lynne Featherstone after her election defeat in May. Picture: John Macdonald-Fulton

Former Hornsey and Wood Green MP Lynne Featherstone will enter the House of Lords as a life peer having lost her parliamentary seat in May.

Yesterday, 12:36
Ford Keeble. Picture: Nigel Sutton.

A counter-terrorism security expert has waged war on Haringey Council after being fined for simply driving into his own home.

Yesterday, 07:00
Marc Samuels. Picture: Polly Hancock.

A wealthy property developer has paid a powerful planning authority £180,000 to keep a basement swimming pool and gym which he built under his home in a conservation area without permission.

Wed, 15:23

Former Ham and High editor and current Burgh House Trust chairman Matthew Lewin pays tribute to man he describes as “one of the priceless treasures of Hampstead”

Wed, 15:11
Labour leadership candidate Andy Burnham talks in an event at St Pancras Parish Church, central London, in a question and answer session with Labour supporters.

Neighbouring Labour MPs are split over the candidates they will back in the party’s leadership race.

Wed, 14:57
Malcolm Craddock, centre rear, behind Sharpe actor Sean Bean

A leading television producer who devoted his later life to helping young people in Camden escape gang crime has died aged 77.


Yesterday, 13:01

Red brick mansion flats and elegant Georgian terraces form the bulk of property in Maida Vale. Cobbled mews nestle behind the main roads while detached villas line the leafy boulevards of the cosmopolitan area.

Yesterday, 11:40
Sutherland Avenue

Excellent transport links dot the perimeter of Maida Vale but the area itself is free of major bus routes making for a supremely well connected yet peaceful at heart residential neighbourhood, which draws celebrities, well-heeled media types and finance workers.

CML Mortgage Lending statistics

The after effects of Black Monday haven’t spelt disaster for the mortgage lending market in London

Wed, 12:02
Buy-to-let deals were booming in July thanks to increased demand from people taking advantage of new pension freedoms

Buy-to-let activity has surged with the number of deals on the market this month hitting a seven-year high, according to a report.

Tue, 19:01
Chiltern Firehouse, Chiltern Street

Marylebone, Regent’s Park and St John’s Wood offer the best returns on rental investments for the most expensive London properties.

Tue, 13:04
Oliver Kent, Vita Properties

Oliver Kent of Vita Properties loves his cool Queen’s Park apartment but if money were no object he’d snap up a contemporary pad with a sea view and infinity pool

Tue, 12:20
It is six per cent cheaper for first time buyers in London to own than rent their home

First time buyers in London are nearly £1,000 better off than if they were renting, according to a new report.


Mauricio Pochettino has likened Tottenham’s efforts to sign a striker to falling in love and finding ‘the one’.

Tottenham's new signing Clinton Njie

Clinton Njie may have to wait to make his Tottenham debut after Mauricio Pochettino stated it would be a “big risk” to start the new signing against Everton on Saturday due to a lack of fitness.

Christian Eriksen will miss Saturday's home game against Everton

Christian Eriksen remains sidelined ahead of Saturday’s Premier Legaue home game against Everton, but Andros Townsend could return to action.

Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino has remained tight-lipped on Tottenham’s transfer plans as the clock ticks down towards deadline day, refusing to comment on the club’s moves for West Bromwich Albion’s Saido Berahino and Bayer Leverkusen’s Son Heung-Min.

Yesterday, 10:16
Middlesex's Tim Murtagh. Pic: TGSPHOTO

Middlesex seamer Tim Murtagh is bringing a number of his county colleagues to Hampstead CC this weekend for a Twenty20 benefit match.

Yesterday, 07:22
Casey Stoney of Arsenal Ladies (right) tries to put Chelsea's Fran Kirby under pressure

Defender Casey Stoney has demanded that the Gunners show more hunger for battle as they attempt to recover from their limp defeat to Chelsea.

Yesterday, 07:00
Hampstead captain Steve Clark is in the centre of the celebrations after removing North Middlesex opener Will Vanderspar. Pic: Paolo Minoli

Hampstead could be crowned kings of the Middlesex County League for the second time in three years this weekend after Saturday’s dramatic victory over North Middlesex.


Yesterday, 18:01

Permanently Visible’s Hula House is coming to Camden People’s Theatre. An immersive show which sees audiences enter the world of two sex workers, it makes the argument for legalising prostitution, finds Alex Bellotti

Yesterday, 13:37
A still from Asylum

A 1972 documentary covering the psychiatrist’s controversial establishments where doctors and patients live alike is being released on DVD, finds Anna Behrmann.

Yesterday, 13:27
You can enjoy Spaghetti Bolognese for 60p on September 6

Opting for authentic and traditional Italian décor, there’s a marvellous feel about Spaghetti House. The amicable staff cater to your every need and generate a welcoming atmosphere. After settling down and ordering our drinks, we were immediately offered water for the table and a small bowl of delicious spiced beans.

Wed, 16:21
EX by Laurie Avadis

Alex Bellotti chats to author Laurie Avadis about a capucciono-swigging lion and a tale which he hopes will encourage parents to re-examine their relationships with their children

Wed, 13:45
The Dance of Reality. Picture: Pathe

Filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky looks back at his childhood in a surreal and unique way, even if it does all become a bit much for Michael Joyce.

Wed, 12:22
Benedict Cumberbatch (Hamlet) in Hamlet at the Barbican. Picture: Johan Persson

Benedict Cumberbatch shines as the tortured prince and while too dark at times, Hamlet is worthy of the hype, says Bridget Galton

Wed, 10:17
Two Down

Rhiannon McGregor catches up with award-winning Crouch End film maker Mathew Butler and finds out how he filmed Two Down in 12 days, and why he can always count on support from Stephen Fry, Sir David Jacobi and Sir Ian McKellen

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