September 23 2014 Latest news:
A public inquiry will be held to decide the future of Athlone House as owners pursue their bid to demolish the historic mansion.
An exhibition exploring Alexandra Palace’s little-known role in the First World War will open almost exactly 100 years to the day that the first Belgium refugees walked into the Great Hall.
The families of a Second World War soldier from Kentish Town and the Italian peasants who risked their lives to save him have been united after 70 years.
As the First World War entered its second year, the strain on British Army reserves risked seeing the Front move to UK soil.
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In the centenary year of the outbreak of World War One, much of the debate and discussion has focused on whether Britain should have gone to war – and the millions of lives that were lost across Europe.
Captain Charlie May did not expect to die when he went over the top into No-Man’s Land on July 1, 1916 – the first day of the Battle of the Somme.
Few living people, if indeed any, can claim to know the guilt and suffering of the First World War veterans as intimately as Crouch End oral historian Max Arthur.
The war made keen cricketer and poet Siegfried Sassoon a “20th century icon of suffering and sacrifice”.
A schoolgirl has put the finishing touches to one of Highgate’s crowning glories - its iconic red telephone boxes.
An amateur historian is appealing for help in tracing an escaped prisoner of war from Kentish Town – using a photo that was kept for 70 years by an Italian peasant.
A Nobel Prize-winning immunologist who is widely considered to be the “father of organ transplantation” has been honoured with an English Heritage Blue Plaque at his former Hampstead home.
Custodians of Hampstead’s iconic Isokon building welcomed residents and relatives of its creators to mark its 80th anniversary today.
Renowned children’s author Judith Kerr was the guest of honour at a special event hosted at the London Jewish Cultural Centre (LJCC) on Sunday for several generations of Jewish refugees.
A Camden secondary has ramped up its fight against cyber-bullying by banning the use of mobile phones, tablets and laptops.
Oggy Boytchev, 59, has enjoyed a long career as a producer working with BBC war correspondent John Simpson. He is now a freelance journalist and TV producer.
A trailblazing human rights campaigner who has died aged 89 has been remembered as a “beacon of hope for humanity” by family, celebrity figures, charities and Jewish organisations.
Across the UK football fans are thrilled by the start of the football season as some of the world’s top footballer’s return to the field to kick off the UEFA Europa League.