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A Iron Maiden spokesman has labelled Barry McKay as a “serial litigator”, while McKay hit back saying the band’s representatives were bitter after a dispute over Hallowed Be Thy Name.

The heavy metal rock band will pay more than half a million pounds in legal costs and damages.

A High Court judge today said the judicial review into senior coroner Mary Hassell’s refusal to prioritise religious people’s burials should be dealt with as soon as possible.

A campaigner who took a controversial £2billion plan to regenerate Haringey to the High Court has vowed to fight on after a judge rejected his bid to stop it.

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

Multi-million pound plans to regenerate Haringey are in doubt after leader Claire Kober said she will quit the council.

Haringey leader Claire Kober has announced she is to quit the council.

A widow has won a 20 year battle to find out what happened the day her husband died in a high speed police pursuit.

Neighbours in a quiet enclave in Hampstead village ended up in the High Court over a longrunning dispute about a shared courtyard which saw police called to their Georgian terrace.

A High Court judge deciding the lawfulness of Haringey Council’s £2billion regeneration plan was told there was no lack of democracy when the decisions which led to it getting the go ahead were made.

Haringey Council’s decision to press ahead with a £2billion borough-wide renewal scheme “will have an impact on an unprecendented scale”, a court heard today.

As the two and a half minute standing ovation for Jeremy Corbyn’s Brighton speech subsided, delegates were left with much to celebrate and more to ponder.

Contaminated blood victims have today won the right to sue the government in the High Court in a new legal case over the health disaster.

A blogger has been jailed for nine months after harassing parents of children caught up in false allegations of a ‘satanic paedophile ring’ at a Camden school.

Haringey Council could face a court battle after campaigners against its multi-million pound public assets sell off filed a legal challenge.

A plan to sell off millions of pounds worth of public assets has hit another hurdle.


Melange, with locations in Barnet and Crouch End, has opened a third in Belsize Park. Here co-owner Justina Markauskaite talks about removing the borders between cuisines and why they put family at the centre of everything they do

Toni Krok, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2007, has set up a charity to help people living with the condition and their families adjust to the challenges it brings.

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