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Yesterday, 16:03

A man has appeared in court over a hit and run crash which killed Camden man Richard Dougherty last month.

“Today’s ruling [...] focuses on procedure rather than the merits of the scheme.”

A cycling campaigner has blamed CS11’s legal defeat on Transport for London’s “watering down” of the project – and said it is time for London mayor Sadiq Khan to “improve his politics game”.

Westminster North MP Karen Buck joined parents and children to protest the sudden closure of Queen’s Park Nursery.

Campaigners from Greenpeace staged a protest outside the Camden High Street Marks and Spencer on Saturday to urge the high street giant to crack down on its use of single-use plastic.

Senior coroner Mary Hassell has today unveiled the new policy that will dictate how her office decides which deaths to deal with first.

The Luna Cinema was back in Alexandra Palace park this weekend and crowds enjoyed special screenings of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and The Breakfast Club.

There’s “room for improvement” for Camden’s community centres when it comes to access for people with disabilities, according to a report from campaigners and the borough’s Healthwatch group.

Leaseholders at Daleham Gardens will be able to be bought out of their leases by Camden Council, but the cabinet refused to guarantee social housing destroyed in a fire would be replaced.

The new Co-op in Belsize Village is set to go ahead, despite a meeting between Lib Dem Belsize councillors and the supermarket giant.

A disused nursing home in Muswell Hill looks set to become the first site for Haringey’s new council house building programme.

The elegant frontage of Vale Antiques on Elgin Avenue is a reassuring sight to many, even featuring in several films.

The summer heatwave was a boon for Hampstead Heath charity Heath Hands.

The trial of two men charged with murdering two teenagers in Camden has been put aside after a third man turned himself in.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 16:03

A man has appeared in court over a hit and run crash which killed Camden man Richard Dougherty last month.

Mon, 17:33

Senior coroner Mary Hassell has today unveiled the new policy that will dictate how her office decides which deaths to deal with first.

Friday, September 14, 2018

The trial of two men charged with murdering two teenagers in Camden has been put aside after a third man turned himself in.

Health

Mon, 12:37

There’s “room for improvement” for Camden’s community centres when it comes to access for people with disabilities, according to a report from campaigners and the borough’s Healthwatch group.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Contaminated blood scandal victims have slammed the former director of the Royal Free Hospital’s haemophilia centre after unearthing a recording which sees her admit to non-consensual blood testing of patients and criticise campaigners.

Monday, September 3, 2018

A filmmaker from Crouch End has produced a “no-holds barred” documentary about a brain injury survivor’s life-changing experience.

Environment

Yesterday, 08:07

Campaigners from Greenpeace staged a protest outside the Camden High Street Marks and Spencer on Saturday to urge the high street giant to crack down on its use of single-use plastic.

Friday, September 14, 2018

The summer heatwave was a boon for Hampstead Heath charity Heath Hands.

Politics

Monday, September 10, 2018

Tulip Siddiq’s Hampstead and Kilburn seat could be under threat as the final boundary commission proposals see the new Hampstead seat take in a number of Conservative areas.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Anti-suicide measures at the Archway Bridge have been approved in a move that should bring an end to a 15-year campaign.

Education

Yesterday, 09:18

Westminster North MP Karen Buck joined parents and children to protest the sudden closure of Queen’s Park Nursery.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Staff, parents and children at Chaston Nursery in Chalk Farm celebrated as 10 children graduate and move on to primary school.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

There were broad smiles and hearty congratulations all round as the Channing pupils received their GCSE results.

Heritage

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The Belsize Lane Womens’ Liberation Workshop have been integral to the feminist movement in Camden and beyond since 1969.

Friday, September 7, 2018

Leading psychoanalyst Anne-Marie Sandler, who died in July at 92, was more than just a towering figure in her field.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Pub landlord, social housing reformer and missionary priest: Somers Town’s Father Basil Jellicoe packed a lot into his short life. Ahead of a talk at Camden’s local studies centre, Paul Shaw gives us the lowdown on a remarkable campaigner and people’s champion.

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As part of a major refurb, the London Marriott Hotel Maida Vale has renamed its three new-look function rooms to reflect the geography and rich history of the area. The largest, perfect for weddings and large meetings, is named after a Hampstead subterranean river, The Westbourne.

Londoners seeking high quality houses for sale within easy commuting distance of the capital are being advised to look north to St Albans’ prestigious Gabriel Square development.

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