Friday, September 16, 2016

As part of our investigation, we reveal the details of the pubs in Hampstead, Highgate, Primrose Hill and Camden bought with offshore cash

Residents are concerned the “special character” of the Crouch End conservation area could be lost if proposals to demolish Victorian villas are given the go-ahead

A renowned architect has unveiled original new designs to keep Muswell Hill Library in its current building, home to a library since 1931.

The granddaughter has revealed precious mementos as Alexandra Palace plans to restore its theatre, closed to the public for 80 years

Activists say the library must stay in its Grade II-listed building – but Haringey Council’s choice is to move the service to the site of the former Green Man pub on Muswell Hill

The Park and Palace Trust launch a one million pound fundraising campaign to support the theatre’s restoration.

The poweful and committed Highgate Society emerged in 1966, in the early days of motorways, with threats to turn Archway Road into a one-way system, and designs to turn old houses into modern flats.

Nuns and strong women who shaped the history of a Hampstead school are celebrated with the launch of a new book.

A Hampstead author’s new book explores the impact of the Battle of the Somme, on the 100th anniversary of the World War One conflict.

The owner of Athlone House is inviting the public to review his plans to restore the historic mansion and gardens standing on the edge of Hampstead Heath.

Residents campaigning to save the Sir Richard Steele pub in Belsize Park and stop its upper floors from being turned into flats have won the latest round of their long battle.

More than 100 roads were singled out by a Hornsey historical society to mark International Conscientious Objectors day on the weekend

Huge changes are afoot at Highgate’s historic Lauderdale House – but there is a still much more to do.

Muswell Hill Library could be moved out of its listed building on Queens Avenue, according to a new Haringey Council feasibility report.

A mock-up of anti-suicide measures due to be installed at a historic bridge was scrutinised by heritage campaigners last week.

Traders at the famous Camden Lock fear being priced out of the market after the owners won planning permission for a £20 million redevelopment of the site.

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

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

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.

An author has spoken of her delight at chronicling 100 years since Golders Green Synagogue was founded.

A charity chief from Hampstead says he was honoured to be awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours list.

Actress Imelda Staunton has been awarded a CBE in honour of her services to drama in the New Year’s Honours list.

The fight for community ownership of Hornsey Town Hall continues, even though the council officially invited bids from developers last week.

In telling the story of a long-vanished parish church, architectural historian Bridget Cherry has delved into the heart of what was once Hornsey village.

The annual event, held last Saturday, invited guests to take part in apply pressing, producing delicious freshly produced juice - an experience often missed out on in the city.


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Scores of people visited the opening of Composite Door Master’s first public showroom in Hayes at the weekend, where they were treated to a spectacular show by award winning magician, Marc Oberon.

You’ve got cash, you’ve got style and you’ve got a bursting social calendar, but no time. These Crouch End studio suites to rent could be your dream come true.

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