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Yesterday, 09:00

Highgate resident and international cosmetic surgery expert Cindy Jackson is helping Lauderdale House raise funds for a building project to transform its future.

Fri, 19:51
Naushad Faruk. Picture: Central News.

A glamour model from Camden sobbed as she described how a cameraman persuaded her to engage in a sex act with him by threatening to take away the Chihuahua puppy he had given her as a gift.

Fri, 18:40
Jihadi John

The secondary school that ISIS executioner ‘Jihadi John’ attended in St John’s Wood has said it is ‘shocked and sickened by the news’.

Fri, 18:14
A swastika has been daubed at the top of Highgate West Hill in Highgate

A police investigation has been launched as more offensive swastika signs have been found graffitied on notice boards and bus shelters near Hampstead Heath.

Fri, 14:26
Firefighters at the block of flats in Pilgrim's Lane, Hampstead. Picture: Kate Samuelson

A fire that burned behind walls and under floors has caused damage to a block of flats in Hampstead.

Fri, 12:37
Dereck Chisora was one of the star guests at the Annual Charity Boxing Dinner

Hundreds of guests bagged a ringside seat to mingle with stars at the Annual Charity Boxing Dinner last night, sponsored by the Ham&High.

Thu, 18:32
Mansoor Miah is facing jail (Pic credit: Central news)

The sentencing of a supporter of hate preacher Anjem Choudary who groomed a 15-year-old girl on Facebook was delayed by a power cut today.

Property

Yesterday, 16:00

Potato aficionados will now have their windowsills awash with trays, on which seed potatoes are being ‘chitted’, encouraging the sprouts to appear before planting begins in earnest.

Yesterday, 09:30
City White kitchen, Magnet

Kitchens are for eating, drinking and socialising, but the heart of the home also speaks volumes about our taste - as a glimpse into the kitchens of Prime Minister’s wife Samantha Cameron and celebrity chef Nigella Lawson recently revealed.

Fri, 16:51
Three quarters of homes were sold for less than their asking price in January

The UK’s property market has continued to cool this January, with three quarters of homes being sold for less than their asking price, a new study has found.

Fri, 12:17
Nick Collins, Hadleigh Residential

North London native Nick Collins, a partner at Hadleigh Residential in NW3, is used to people over-valuing their properties but when they undervalue the contents it can come as a bit of a surprise.

Fri, 07:34
Taking phone bids at the Savills London auction 17th Feb, 2015

Want to buy a property in London and move in a month later, no chance of being gazumped or getting caught up in a complicated chain?

Sound like an impossible dream?

Thu, 17:14
First time buyers in Camden face a wait of up to 22 years to save for a deposit

The average earner in Camden must save for 22 years in order to afford a deposit for their first home, the fourth longest wait in London, according to research commissioned by Labour MP and London mayoral hopeful Tessa Jowell.

Thu, 12:43
Lissenden Gardens, NW5

Canny buyers can still snap up three-bedroom flats for less than £1million in Gospel Oak, a family friendly area with Hampstead Heath on the doorstep.

Sport

Yesterday, 09:30

Harry Kane will have been giving Jose Mourinho nightmares this week as he ponders ways of neutralising the best young striker in England.

Danny Rose (left) battles with Eden Hazard during Tottenham's 5-3 victory over Chelsea at White Hart Lane on New Year's Day

Danny Rose admits Eden Hazard is one of his toughest opponents and the Tottenham left-back is aware he’ll have to put in a flawless defensive display to stop the Belgian winger if he gets the nod at Wembley.

Fri, 07:22
Roberto Soldado in action for Spurs against Fiorentina (Photo by Gabriele Maltinti/Getty Images)

Roberto Soldado’s embarrassing mistake was the “key” moment in Tottenham’s Europa League exit, but Mauricio Pochettino had no regrets about playing the misfiring striker ahead of Harry Kane.

Thu, 16:30
Arsenal in the Community head Alan Sefton at the new sports centre on Queensland Road

As Arsenal in the Community celebrate their 30th anniversary this week, it could certainly be said that the scheme has come full circle.

Tottenham's summer signing Ben Davies won the League Cup with Swansea in 2013

Ben Davies won’t give up hope of starting in another League Cup final – even if he is named in the line-up for tonight’s Europa League tie in Florence.

Thu, 08:00
Nick Tompkins' (right) in action for Saracens

Saracens return to Allianz Park on Saturday when Newcastle Falcons are the visitors – and the hosts are aiming to return to winning ways after a disappointing display against Sale Sharks last weekend.

Entertainment

Thu, 15:47

The West Hampstead actor talks to Bridget Glaton about his return to the theatre and how a ‘witchy friend’ predicted his marriage to wife Emma Thompson.

Sunday, February 22, 2015
Dracula and Jonathan Harker

Aline Waites reviews a scary adaptation of Bram Stoker’s vampire saga starring a ‘dead ringer’ Count Dracula

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Maya Levy as Nellie Bly

A one woman play will shed light on the little known journalist as part of International Women’s Day, finds Bridget Galton.

Friday, February 20, 2015
Bill Browder

Nick Kochan talks to Hampstead author and ex fund manager Bill Browder about his fight for justice for his murdered employee.

Friday, February 20, 2015
Author Joseph Connolly

The writer and Ham & High food critic talks to Alex Bellotti about his latest novel, Style.

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Dara at the National Theatre

This epic Indian fable is worth seeing for Zubin Varla’s tour de force performance alone, says Caroline David

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Muswell Hill and playwright Torben Betts

Torben Betts’ black comedy set at a Muswell Hill dinner party spotlights middle-class dysfunction, says Bridget Galton.

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