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Wed, 15:34

A developer’s plans for Grade II listed Hornsey Town Hall have sparked concerns.

Visitors to a library which could move from its Highgate home after 110 years have called for a rethink.

Members of the public will get a glimpse of plans for Hornsey Town Hall as they are unveiled this week ahead of a proposed multi-million pound redevelopment.

Organisers of the St John’s Wood Classic and Supercar Pageant are calling on all car enthusiasts to join them for their next show.

A new action group urges residents to make their views known on “the most significant re-landscaping of the Golders Green neighbourhood since its creation” – with new houses and shops and the demolition of the Clock Tower War Memorial proposed.

It will be a relief to many that a watering hole in St John’s Wood dating back more than 200 years will stand to serve another pint on May 2.

The cafés at Kenwood House, favoured by Hampstead’s literati, have reopened to the public after flooding and a collapsed ceiling forced them to shut on the weekend – just a few weeks after the Brew House was closed for major refurbishment works.

A secular memorial stands majestically in the centre of Golders Green a symbol of people’s desire to remember lives lost.

On April 1 the resounding sounds of a “quiet drink” will echo around Hampstead as a group of rugby players return to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their club.

A mystery surrounds the future of a much-loved hippodrome in Golders Green after adverts authorising its sale were removed from the building.

Concern is growing over the future of a historic theatre in Golders Green used for decades as a concert and rehearsal venue.

The off-shore owners of The Alexandra Pub, who are developing it into luxury flats, have been made to pay back thousands of pounds of business rates after their charity exemption was found to be invalid

A music service which had its beginnings in a family’s front room so pupils had a chance to play their instruments together is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

More residents could find a home in a new luxury residential development when St John’s Wood barracks are demolished, as part of a plan first introduced by a Malaysian tycoon

A Hampstead mansion at the centre of the abolition of slavery movement could be saved, as developers have withdrawn their application to carve it into flats

He came to the area for the “glorious Heath”, to live in a part of London that wasn’t “seedy” and because he’s always liked hills.

Haringey Council agreed to take in 10 families earlier this month, but is now calling for kind-hearted homeowners to find space to host them

After more than a year of building works, Lauderdale House is open and will benefit from a £2.3million project to secure the Highgate arts and education centre for generations

Plans to move the Muswell Hill Library from its beloved and historic home to the site of a former pub have been put on hold

Leaders from three religions will come together for an interfaith Armistice Day service at the Hampstead War Memorial, as part of events across Camden and Haringey

The momentous decision on the sale of cherished Hornsey Town Hall has been halted in its tracks and the cabinet told to think again

Circuses that use animals on Hampstead Heath are to be reconsidered after a petition with more than 10,000 signatures was handed to Heath managers.

Anyone who had a Jewish family member in London between 1914-1918 is urged to help preserve the stories of London’s Jewry in the First World War

A heritage campaigner has told of his devastation after he watched raiders ransack a disused pub that he fought to preserve.

How do you remember Belsize Park? Was it the leafy parks, brilliant architecture or community spirit that first attracted you to the neighbourhood? Or perhaps it was something entirely different.

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