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An interior designer who was sick in the back of a taxi and yelled racist abuse at the driver when he asked him to pay the cleaning bill has been fined.

Tulip Siddiq

New Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq will sit on a newly-formed parliamentary select committee promoting women’s rights and equality.

Chris Martin with Claire Phillips of Cystic Fibrosis Trust at the Highgate School summer fair

Rock icon Chris Martin has seemingly thrown himself back into north London life after being spotted regularly on the streets of Hampstead and Highgate – in the same week that his first Spanish-made acoustic guitar sold for nearly £20,000 at auction.

A planned anti-Semitic demonstration set to take place in Golders Green on Saturday has been moved to Westminster by police to keep Jewish residents safe.

Glenda Jackson is to return to acting

Former Hampstead and Kilburn MP and Oscar-winning actress Glenda Jackson is to return to acting months after quitting politics.

Children enjoy the fairground rides. Picture: Dieter Perry

Thousands of revellers enjoyed the sunny weather on Saturday as they gathered for the annual Primrose Hill Summer Fair.

Proposed designs for the new Hampstead School teaching block

A major redevelopment of a Camden secondary school has been given the green light to provide pupils with state-of-the-art teaching and sports facilities.

Joshua Bonehill

A 22-year-old hospice worker behind plans for an anti-Semitic demonstration in Golders Green on Saturday has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with inciting racial hatred.

Chinese ambassador Dr Liu Chih-Kung with young pupil Saskia Beveridge. Picture: John Macdonald-Fulton

More than 500 pupils and parents took part in a festival to celebrate one of the most important holidays in the Chinese calendar.

Crime & Court

14:23

An interior designer who was sick in the back of a taxi and yelled racist abuse at the driver when he asked him to pay the cleaning bill has been fined.

Mon, 17:20
Joshua Bonehill

A 22-year-old hospice worker behind plans for an anti-Semitic demonstration in Golders Green on Saturday has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with inciting racial hatred.

Mon, 13:23
Conservative MP Eric Pickles and Lord Janner. Picture: Polly Hancock.

Labour peer Lord Greville Janner will be prosecuted over claims of historic child sex abuse after an independent review overturned a decision by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS).

Health

Thursday, June 25, 2015

In the second of our series on the NHS blood scandal that wrecked lives, Emma Youle meets the victims fighting for fair funding and support - who say dealing with the trusts set up to support them is almost ‘worse than living with HIV’

Thursday, June 18, 2015
Talented musician Nick Hirsch died aged 36 from hepatitis C, he was infected by contaminated NHS blood

A mother has spoken of the horrific health scandal that killed her adored son and has left her family – and thousands of others – fighting for justice.

Thursday, June 18, 2015
An estimated 7,000 people were treated with contaminated blood or blood products up until 1991 and more than 2,000 have since died

In the first of a four-part series, the Ham&High uncovers the scandal of the NHS blood products that wrecked lives

Environment

Friday, June 26, 2015

The moving letter from novelist Daphne Du Maurier recalling her childhood at historic Hampstead mansion Cannon Hall has been unveiled for the first time.

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Outdoor swimming at Parliament Hill Lido

Controversial firm that took over Haringey’s Park Road Lido tipped to take on running of Hampstead Heath’s open air pool

Sunday, June 21, 2015
Acting borough commander Supt Richard Tucker addresses the public meeting at St Stephen's. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Residents will have the chance to question the head of Camden police - after watching him feature in an episode of BBC documentary The Met.

Politics

15:13

New Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq will sit on a newly-formed parliamentary select committee promoting women’s rights and equality.

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Tulip Siddiq

More than £190,000 was spent by candidates standing in Camden constituencies at this year’s general election, with some shelling out more than £40,000 on their campaigns and one hopeful parting with just £50.

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Cllr Don Williams has criticised the council proposals to change waste collection.

Camden Conservatives have slammed the Labour administration over plans to move to fortnightly rubbish collections, accusing it of wasting money on schemes such as painting dog poo pink.

Education

Yesterday, 08:00

A major redevelopment of a Camden secondary school has been given the green light to provide pupils with state-of-the-art teaching and sports facilities.

Mon, 16:57
Chinese ambassador Dr Liu Chih-Kung with young pupil Saskia Beveridge. Picture: John Macdonald-Fulton

More than 500 pupils and parents took part in a festival to celebrate one of the most important holidays in the Chinese calendar.

Sunday, June 28, 2015
Award-winners celebrate receiving their certificates at Gospel Oak School. Picture: Dieter Perry

Mothers from countries across the world have received awards at a ceremony to celebrate their integration into the community.

Heritage

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The Proms at St Jude’s Music & Literary Festival will offer attendees more than just music and literature.

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Steve McQueen's Porsche 917 driven at Le Mans.

The roar and growls of supercar engines will soon get pulses racing as St John’s Wood gears up for its annual supercar pageant – this year in association with the Ham&High and its sister title the Wood&Vale.

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Staff, volunteers and board members are asking for your help to raise £125,000 to restore the galleries. Picture: Nigel Sutton

An ambitious online crowdfunding drive to ensure historic Lauderdale House is saved for future generations has been hailed a success following the end of the campaign.

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