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Josh Vickers, Arsenal goalkeeper

Arsenal goalkeeper relishing FA Youth Cup clash with Chelsea

Arsenal’s Josh Vickers says FA Youth Cup success would be a momentous achievement as they prepare to battle Chelsea for a place in the final.

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England players at the Street Child World Cup in Brazil. Back row, left to right: Sherelle Joseph, Chloe Delaney. Front: Camille Kelly, Liya Ngalem.

Arsenal in the Community help England girls reach last eight in Brazil

Nine north London girls coached by Arsenal in the Community represented their country at the Street Child World Cup in Brazil this month.

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Georgia Bayliff (left) celebrates her strike in Sunday's cup semi-final against Univerisyt of Birmingham. Pic: Mark Clews

Heroic Hampstead & Westminster recover from heartbreaking defeat to reach EH Cup final

It was a rollercoaster weekend for Hampstead & Westminster’s ladies as they recovered from a heartbreaking league defeat which cost them promotion and went on to achieve a giant-killing victory in the semi-finals of the English Hockey Association Cup.

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Angela Mason is cabinet member for children at Camden Council

Camden and Haringey schools exclude nearly 1,000 pupils for sexual misconduct, racist abuse and physical assault

Sexual misconduct, racist abuse and physical assaults on teachers are just three of the reasons why nearly 1,000 children were excluded from Camden’s schools last year.

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Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt, Archibald Knox and the bidding war at a Hampstead auction house

A Hampstead auction house was abuzz with excitement as a furious bidding war saw a prized lot sell for 10 times its estimate.

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The literary world today remembered Nobel Prize-winning author and West Hampstead resident Doris Lessing. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Doris Lessing memorial service: Literary world pays tribute to West Hampstead’s Nobel Prize winning author

Friends, family and figures from across the literary world gathered to pay tribute to West Hampstead resident and Nobel Prize-winning author Doris Lessing today.

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You could win a bottle of Chivas whisky and tickets to the Chivas and Savile Row Open Row event.

Win a bottle of Chivas whisky and tickets to the Chivas and Savile Row Open Row event

On Thursday 24th April 2014, Chivas deluxe blended Scotch whisky and the Tailors of the Savile Row Bespoke Association are opening up London’s most sartorial street for the very first time.

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