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Police in Highgate issued the warning last week. Picture: PA

Neighbourhood police in Highgate have issued a warning about suspicious activity in the area.

Rosemary Leeke speaking at Regent High opening

The headteacher at Regent High School has announced her retirement after leading the Camden school for 13 years.

Prime Minister David Cameron has called for a re-think. Picture: PA

A Montessori training centre which helps female convicts who have babies in jail has welcomed the Prime Minister’s call for a re-think into the way the prison system treats pregnant women.

Neal Wilkinson, Nick Mason, Karl Brazil, Ash Soan

Pink Floyd’s drummer was among the artists who appeared at a special workshop at Camden’s Roundhouse.

Testemonial dinner at UCS for former sports teacher Bill Jones. Pictured from left Ian Botham, Mike Brearley, Bill Jones, Mike Gatting and Clive Radley, behind MC John Fingers Fingleton and David English

Some of the best-known figures from the cricketing world gathered to pay tribute to a former Hampstead sports teacher who retired last year.

Lauderdale House. Picture: Polly Hancock

An arts and education centre is looking for new trustees to help with its ambitious £2.3million project to restore its 16th-century base.

Lara will have a bone marrow transplant in March

The desperate search for a bone marrow donor for Belsize Park woman has come to an end after a genetic match was discovered.

Some of the Independent business owners who work from the units in the yard behind the former Richardsons furniture shop on Archway Road. From left Cheyne Towers (Highgate Fitness Studios), Charlie Russell and Will Grayburn (DocWorks) Paul Brown (carpenter), Leon London (founder and owner of Highgate Fitness Studios), Ian Batten (clothing), and Jo Davies (painter).

Independent craftsmen may be forced to move on after councillors voted in favour of the redevelopment of a once famous Highgate furniture store.

A cycle lane in central London.

Swiss Cottage residents will benefit from a direct cycling lane to the West End according to Mayor Boris Johnson, who today pressed ahead with plans for three bike “superhighways”.

Jeffery Mann died in September last year

A grieving mother feels her son was “totally failed” by mental health services before he stabbed himself to death.

Protesters outside the iconic Black Cap pub, which closed abruptly last April

Campaigners fighting to reopen the iconic Black Cap say a new survey reveals the loss of the pub is mourned far beyond its Camden Town home because of its importance to the LGBT community.

St Pancras Coroner's Cour (Pic: Google)

A man who found his gay lover from St John’s Wood dead in the living room of his flat in Belsize Park is facing an arrest warrant after he failed to show up to an inquest into the death today.

Margaret Forster with husband Hunter Davies. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Acclaimed novelist Margaret Forster has died at Marie Curie Hospice in Hampstead, her husband Hunter Davies announced today.

Edmond Fenton

An alleged fraudster accused of “pillaging” more than £400,000 from the bank accounts of a 100-year-old cousin and selling her house claimed the pensioner asked him to empty her account to prevent social services taking her assets.

The Winchester in Archway Road, Highgate. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Hundreds have joined the fight to save a Victorian pub from being carved up into flats – as it was revealed that those behind the bid are the same as those involved in the Carlton Tavern demolition scandal.

Crime & Court

14 minutes ago
Police in Highgate issued the warning last week. Picture: PA

Neighbourhood police in Highgate have issued a warning about suspicious activity in the area.

Yesterday, 15:03
Edmond Fenton

An alleged fraudster accused of “pillaging” more than £400,000 from the bank accounts of a 100-year-old cousin and selling her house claimed the pensioner asked him to empty her account to prevent social services taking her assets.

Yesterday, 09:33
Crouch End Hill Food & Wine following stabbing

A 24-year-old man was stabbed in an attempted shop robbery as he manned his family-owned Crouch End shop with his wife yesterday.

Health

Lara will have a bone marrow transplant in March

The desperate search for a bone marrow donor for Belsize Park woman has come to an end after a genetic match was discovered.

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Dan Eggleston donated his bone marrow in 2013

Dan, 26 from Golders Green, revealed what it’s really like to donate life-saving bone marrow

Thursday, February 4, 2016
The Royal Free Hospital, Hampstead

More than 90 patients at a Royal Free Hospital dialysis centre were at risk of contracting Hepatitis B after a dialysis patient tested positive, it has emerged.

Environment

Yesterday, 11:45
The Winchester in Archway Road, Highgate. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Hundreds have joined the fight to save a Victorian pub from being carved up into flats – as it was revealed that those behind the bid are the same as those involved in the Carlton Tavern demolition scandal.

Friday, February 5, 2016
Camden lock bridge

A major redevelopment of Camden Lock market has been given the go ahead by planners.

Thursday, February 4, 2016
A petition backed by George Michael may not be valid

An 11,000-strong protest against a basement development that could force Hampstead’s AIR studios to close may be completely meaningless due to a planning loophole.

Politics

Friday, February 5, 2016
With Dr Aggarwal ready to begin her first shift as a junior doctor

With junior doctors set to go on strike on Wednesday in a dispute over contracts, the Ham&High is finding out what an average day for them involves.

Monday, February 1, 2016
Girls are being exploited in Haringey gangs. Photo: Katie Collins

Much of child sexual exploitation in the borough is connected to girls becoming involved in gangs, according to the newly released Haringey Safeguarding Children Board annual report.

Friday, January 29, 2016
Picture: Polly Hancock  From left Bridget Okhioigbe (15), Hannah Morris Camden Youth MP, Emma Elkington (19), Ru-Ffel Faissal (17) a volunteer at Gospel Oak Youth Access Point and Cory Rennards (18) also from Gospel Oak Youth Access Point

Young people claim they have been censored by Camden Council for protesting against cuts to youth services at a council meeting this week.

Education

49 minutes ago
Rosemary Leeke speaking at Regent High opening

The headteacher at Regent High School has announced her retirement after leading the Camden school for 13 years.

10:53
Testemonial dinner at UCS for former sports teacher Bill Jones. Pictured from left Ian Botham, Mike Brearley, Bill Jones, Mike Gatting and Clive Radley, behind MC John Fingers Fingleton and David English

Some of the best-known figures from the cricketing world gathered to pay tribute to a former Hampstead sports teacher who retired last year.

Friday, February 5, 2016
Ed Miliband returned to his old school, Haverstock, to talk to pupils. Picture: Jack Woodhouse

Former Labour leader Ed Miliband returned to his old Camden school as part of a national education campaign to encourage alumni to inspire current pupils.

Heritage

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Barnet Council Holocaust Memorial Day service

Barnet Council marked Holocaust Memorial Day with a service themed ‘Don’t Stand By’.

Thursday, January 21, 2016
Dick Weindling and Ed Fordham with one of two Gerry Anderson prototype plaques to commemorate the Thunderbirds creator  Pic credit: Adam Tiernan Thomas

Thunderbirds are go in West Hampstead as fundraising begins in earnest to commemorate its creator with two blue plaques.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Lewis and Chris Freeman at Dunns Bakery Crouch End. Polly Hancock

A dedicated Crouch End baker still rises with the dawn, part of a proud tradition of five generations of one family who have served the craft.

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