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18:35
Geography teacher Kato Harris wept as a jury cleared him of all charges

A Geography teacher has told of the “massive stress” of being accused of repeatedly raping a 14-year-old pupil in the classroom of his Camden school.

17:45
Nearly 4,000 pupils were excluded for reasons including racist abuse and sexual misconduct across Camden, Haringey and Barnet. Picture: PA

Racist abuse, sexual misconduct and drug and alcohol offences – these are some of the reasons why nearly 4,000 Camden, Haringey and Barnet pupils were excluded from schools last year.

17:37
Kato Harris, has been cleared of  three counts of rape

A geography teacher wept today after a jury took just 26 minutes to clear him of repeatedly raping a pupil in a classroom at a Camden school.

13:19
Omar Bartocci, 13,  has been found safe and well after going missing last Wednesday

A 13-year-old junior rugby player has been found “safe and well.” after going missing for five days.

15:45
Islington Square Show Apartment

Interior designers Amos and Amos have created a hyper local show home featuring only furniture and accessories they sourced from shops on Upper Street

Golders Green station was evacuated after security alert  Pic credit: @im725555

Golders Green station was evacuated by police at around 7am this morning after a vehicle abandoned in the car park caused a security alert.

Saturday, July 23, 2016
Tracey Palmer, Macmillan information and support manager at The Whittington Hospital, and Angel Bellot, the hospital's PALS and complaints manager (Picture: Eve Harris)

Two brave Whittington workers will swap the wards for the sky (and then, hopefully, the ground) when they jump out of a plane for charity this weekend.

Saturday, July 23, 2016
Members of Power up North London, Ian Grant,Nikki Brain,Vijay Bhopal & Ben Pearce,pictured at St Anne's Church Highgate where they have been given permission to install Solar Panels on the roof. Photo: Nigel Sutton

A Grade II-listed church in Highgate will open up to rays of light above, after a community group won planning permission for solar panels to be installed on the slope of its roof

Friday, July 22, 2016
A family enjoys fun in the sun. Picture: John Macdonald-Fulton

School’s out for summer – great for children, but for parents, it can be a challenge to find enough activities to keep youngsters entertained over the six-week break.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Neelu Berry arrives at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court 07.10.15.

Two campaigners accused of spreading discredited claims of a Satanic paedophile ring have been told they must stay away from a vicar and his parishioners.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Omar Bartocci, 13,  has been found safe and well after going missing last Wednesday

Members of a Haringey rugby club have appealed for help finding a junior player who has gone missing.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Elizabeth Dennis, Daisy Cripps 16, Amy Haysome 13, Millie Chapple 14, Poppy Kilbey 12, coach Becky Smith, Lindsey Wylie, and actress Michelle Collins ahead of this weekend's world record attempt

A Highgate charity is calling on the community’s help to dance its way into the record books.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Kato Harris, has been cleared of  three counts of rape

A teacher today told a jury that a 15-year-old schoolgirl who accused him of raping her in a classroom at her Camden school held a grugde against him after he commented on her “silly face” in a school photograph.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Zack Newman and supporters with a petition demanding that Nigel Farage be prosecuted, at Kentish Town Police Station on 20.07.16.

A petition was handed in at Kentish Town police station yesterday calling for the arrest of UKIP leader Nigel Farage for ‘inciting racial hatred’ during the EU referendum campaign.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Motorcyclist taken to hospital following tbe collision

An air ambulance landed in the car park of the Finchley Road 02 centre after a motorcyclist was injured following a collision with a lorry in Finchley Road.

Property

15:45
Islington Square Show Apartment

Interior designers Amos and Amos have created a hyper local show home featuring only furniture and accessories they sourced from shops on Upper Street

11:33
Provost Road, Belsize Park, NW3

A double-fronted picture perfect period gem near Primrose Hill with original features harmonising with subtle new additions.

Saturday, July 23, 2016
Get someone in to water your plants while you're on holiday. PA Photo/thinkstockphotos

If you’re away for a fortnight in the summer holidays and don’t want to return to bedraggled borders, dried-out pots and a lawn which looks like straw, take action now.

Friday, July 22, 2016
The 8 Series Colour Sliding Door in Gold, from £1,495.20, available from Merlyn Showering, visit merlynshowering.com for nearest stockist

Stepping under a cascading shower can be one of the most luxurious feelings in the world. But turning the shower on to be greeted with a pathetic little trickle can be one of the most frustrating and disappointing experiences!

Friday, July 22, 2016
Sending out the invites? Your guests will thank you for a gift list with a bit more personality

Don’t subject your marital home to a boring John Lewis list. Here are five alternative - and local - options to suit every north London couple looking to decorate their love nest.

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Finchley Road, NW3, £635,000

Property in Childs Hill is found in a mixture of hot off the crane new builds and inter War terraces and blocks of flats.

Thursday, July 21, 2016
View from Childs Hill

The somewhat poor relation of very rich neighbours, Childs Hill is a low-key area, full of small local businesses, good family amenities and quiet residential streets but a high frequency of scaffolding hints at an area on the up.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Clockwise from top left: Sir Peter Medawar blue plaque; Queen Elizabeth II coronation tree; Freud Museum; Cosmo restaurant; Baroness Serota bench; Shepherd's Well

Hit a Pokéstop and spin in to release various utensils (Pokéballs, healing charms, something that looks like spray bleach) for your future in-game use. This is also where you’ll unearth your local landmarks. Here are some of our favourites.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
How to play Pokemon Go

Wondering why you keep seeing people standing stock still on the pavement and dementedly swiping at their phones? They’re almost certainly playing the new smart phone phenomenon Pokémon Go. Here’s how to get started.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
L-r: A Poliwag at the Vale of Health; A Horsea on the Heath; A Poliwhirl in Church Row, Hampstead

You’ve read the scare stories, you’ve heard people talk about it, but do you know what Pokémon Go really is? And did you know that north London is a particularly great place to play it?

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Tony Bunch, Branch Director, Daniels

Branch director Tony Bunce has seen the area become more and more popular over the years, and is a keen member of the Save Kensal Rise Library campaign

Monday, July 18, 2016
House sellers in Camden shaved thousands of pounds off their asking prices in July on average

House prices in Camden experienced one of the biggest dips in London this month in the wake of the Brexit vote according to Rightmove.

Sunday, July 17, 2016
Buxus is a low-maintenance garden staple

Can a garden truly be a garden and still be low maintenance? Depends upon your notion of what gardening is says award-winning gardener Kate Gould.

Saturday, July 16, 2016
Marbled charcoal and rose gold wallpaper, £20 per roll, available from Graham and Brown. PA Photo/Handout

Stone was tipped as a winner back in 2015, and has amply fulfilled its promise to bring drama, luxury and personality to rooms.

Friday, July 15, 2016
Features like this fireplace and floor-to-ceiling windows give the house an edge on the competition

Our pick of this week’s best property deals and hottest homes to buy, develop, or rent in north London.

Sport

17:06
Joel Hughes has taken 100 wickets for North Middlesex in the Premier Division. Pic: Paolo Minoli

North Middlesex secured their fourth straight Premier Division victory after beating second-placed Teddington by two runs – and captain Tom Nicoll believes the strength of his side’s bowling attack means they have a shot at the title.

15:24
Brondesbury captain Adam Wilson (centre), pictured against Hornsey. Pic: Paolo Minoli

Brondesbury slipped out of the promotion spots after a four-wicket defeat at Harrow St Mary’s – and Hornsey were unable to capitalise as they drew with Indian Gymkhana.

14:47
Ragheb Aga (right) hit an unbeaten 65 for Hampstead. Pic: Max Flego

Ragheb Aga struck a crucial unbeaten 65 as Hampstead narrowly overcame basement boys Eastcote and moved out of the Premier Division relegation zone.

Etcetera

12:00
Nahko and Medicine for the People

Nahko Bear found his mother on the internet, forgave his father’s murderer and became a musician with a message

Saturday, July 23, 2016
The Knowledge of Good and Evil by Jonathan McCree

Closer to the Veg sees 16 artists collaborating with 30 plot holders to explore themes of sustainability and destruction, labour and leisure, loneliness and communality.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Barry Humphries. Photo: Helen White.

Australia’s national treasure plays Cabaret Emcee at his musical homage to Weimar era.

Friday, July 22, 2016
Adventures of Tracey Tracey

‘Adventures of Tracey Tracey’ at Camden Comedy Club is a one-woman tragi-comedy combining clowning and physical comedy.

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Before It Starts is an anti-homophobia play about bullying in schools

Before It Starts highlights the thin line between bullying and banter

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Greek film Chevalier follows six men on a luxury Aegean boat trip

In Chevalier, six successful men on a luxury Aegean boat trip end up in the ultimate contest.

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