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Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

Camden Green Party launched their manifesto yesterday, with Highgate councillor Sian Berry saying Camden Council is failing to listen to residents on housing.

Flick Rea is a fairly unique councillor, even it comes to Camden Council.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

Camden Conservative campaigners received a boost when they were visited by Theresa May’s husband earlier this week.

As Camden Council issues court proceedings, we investigate conditions inside the notorious Happy Vale Hotel and find shocking evidence of mouse infestations, blocked toilets and broken plumbing - as five people live inside.

The full pay analysis for Camden staff shows that in 2017 the median and mean pay gaps between Black, Asian and ethnic minority (BAME) Band white employees were 11.6pc and 14.3pc respectively.

The government’s communities secretary has condemned Camden Council’s handling of the Chalcots Estate evacuation, and said the council needed to be clearer about the government support they want.

Ever since the evacuation of the Chalcots towers, I have been running around with my fellow Belsize councillors trying to fix problems and help people that have fallen through the cracks at Camden Council.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

“Pretty much every day when I walk outside my building, all I can see is dog shit.”

Ever since the evacuation of the Chalcots towers, I have been running around with my fellow Belsize councillors trying to fix problems and help people that have fallen through the cracks at Camden Council.

The local elections in 2014 presented a high water-mark for Camden Labour. Wards which had been Liberal Democrat strongholds years earlier were decimated.

Courage can seem like a rare virtue. In the shadow of February’s knife killings in Kentish Town, there’s been plenty of examples of courage on show, none more so than at the Camden Against Violence march last Thursday.

Camden’s problem with youth knife crime has reached a new height after it has been revealed a year 4 pupil at a Camden primary school threatened another with a pocket knife.

I am writing as one of a team of 11 teenagers from City of Westminster College and the College of North West London working on the student takeover project with the Ham&High.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

Conservationist have slammed London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s draft London Plan as a threat to the future of historic Hampstead and the surrounding area.

Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun. Or so the saying goes. However it was only Camden’s political activists and left-wing campaigner Owen Jones who braved the snow on a freezing Saturday morning.

Hoaxers made bomb threats to schools in Camden, Haringey and Barnet this morning in a plot targeting primaries and secondaries around the country.

There is every danger that Haringey and Camden councils will end up as ‘one-party states’ after the May local elections, which would be very unhealthy for our local democracy.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

Camden Council has approved a tax hike for residents but also confirmed they will be paying for more police on the borough’s streets, during a heated council meeting on Tuesday.

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