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Tributes have been paid to fallen serviceman at a variety of Remembrance Day services commemorating 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War.
London’s busiest railway station paused to commemorate the thousands who gave their lives in World War One as a centenary act of remembrance took place at King’s Cross station this morning.
Have you ever spotted a tall figure in a top hat roaming the streets of Swain’s Lane late at night, or seen the silhouette of a Spanish barmaid skulking in the corner of a pub in Highgate Village?
Veteran actor Lee Montague will host a star-studded Remembrance event in aid of a community library next week.
A family-friendly poppy-making workshop will take place in Harringay this Sunday as part of the borough’s Remembrance Day centenary services - read on for full details.
A century-old logbook detailing life aboard the doomed HMS-Drake has been handed into the Kentish Town branch of Oxfam by a mystery donor.
A studio flat in Bloomsbury where comedian Kenneth Williams lived between 1956 and 1959, while he was working on radio comedy Hancock’s Half Hour, has come on the market.
The son of George Orwell has celebrated the return of his father to Hampstead after a plaque that was quite literally defaced was restored last week.
It is an attractive but unremarkable terraced house in a quiet Camden Town backstreet, with nothing much to distinguish it from the neighbours.
Alexandra Palace has unveiled the latest designs for its multi-million pound regeneration project as it starts to welcome the public through its doors to hear their views.
Highgate School is to open a museum commemorating its part in the First World War – exactly 100 years after the death of a teacher believed to be the first educator killed in the conflict.
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.
The Labour MP has resigned after posting a photo of a house draped with three Cross of St George flags on the day of the Rochester and Strood by-election.
The club said the reaction following their decision to allow Evans to train had been at an intensity they did not anticipate.
The celebrity chef is embroiled in a bitter dispute over the contract for the lease of one of his restaurants.
The Labour MP has apologised after posting a photo of a house draped with three red-and-white Cross of St George flags on the day of the Rochester and Strood by-election.