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The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama has backed the Mayor of London’s commitment to calling out sexist and misogynistic attitudes.

The victims of Tuesday night’s stabbings have been named as 17-year-old Abdikarim Hassan, and 20-year-old Sadiq Adan Mohamed.

The chairman of a community group charged with shining a spotlight on policing has attacked the merger of borough forces.

A cycling campaign group has claimed victory in a battle to kick motorists out of Regent’s Park.

The MP for Hornsey and Wood Green has attacked a shake up of policing after it was revealed Haringey and Enfield forces will merge.

Eva Gore-Booth, Esther Roper and Mary Macarthur are set to feature.

Outgoing Haringey Council leader Claire Kober has said she has few regrets over the controversial £2billion housing plans which sparked protest across the borough.

A new cycle route running from Camden to Tottenham Hale is one of six that has been announced by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Gazette readers this week.

The mayor of London Sadiq Khan is pushing ahead with plans to build a cycle superhighway in spite of bumps in the road.

Green Party representative at the London Assembly and Highgate councillor Sian Berry responds to mayor Sadiq Khan’s housing plans.

Three more councillors have pulled out of the race to be selected as candidates in next year’s local elections, blaming ‘poisonous’ and ‘factional’ politics within the local Labour Party.

Plans to improve conditions for cyclists and pedestrians in Crouch End have stepped up a gear following a funding boost from Transport for London.

Campaigners have lost the latest round of their long battle to stop The Richard Steele pub’s upper floors being turned into flats after Camden Council decided in its owner’s favour.

Highgate’s Liberal-Democrat councillor Liz Morris has written to the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan ahead of a public meeting with the Met following a spate of moped enabled attacks. Here we print the full text of her letter. The public meeting with police takes place at the Royal British Legion, Muswell Hill Rd, N10 3NG on Tuesday, December 5 from 7-9.30pm.

Camden Council have been urged to install more electric car charging points in Hampstead.

The Mayor of London issued a rallying call to young people across the capital today as he launched a new anti-knife campaign saying: ‘Don’t carry a knife, we need you alive’.

The Met has confirmed Hornsey police station will close as part of London mayor Sadiq Khan’s plan to raise £165million by selling off front counter buildings across the capital.

More than three months on from the sudden evacuation of the Chalcots towers, we are still waiting for the council to release all the information residents need to help inform the promised ‘independent review’ of what went wrong.

Tube strike cancelled

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

A planned strike by London Underground drivers which would have crippled Tube services on Thursday has been called off after progress was made during talks.

Hundreds of protesters battling plans to sell off council-owned homes and businesses have marched through the streets.

The Mayor of London has been applauded for tackling pollution in Camden after three of the borough’s primary schools were included in the first wave of ‘air quality audits’.

Maurice Melzak began his career as a researcher for the naturalist David Attenborough and went on to dedicate his life to the natural world.

A report by high-end, inner London estate agent, Aston Chase, has called for urgent reform to Stamp Duty and Council Taxes


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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