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A pedestrian was hit by a bus in Camden Road this afternoon.

An inquest into the death of a construction worker in Highgate today heard he was killed when a disused oil tank exploded – and the blast propelled a steel panel which hit and trapped him.

The sky above Hornsey was lit up with lanterns to celebrate the birthday of a beloved Islington teacher who died after being hit by a van in December.

Four moped bandits who armed themselves with axes, samurai swords and zombie knives before carrying out a spate of phone snatches and robberies in Islington and Camden were convicted at Blackfriars Crown Court today.

A man has died after being hit by a 274 bus in Camden last night – and detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

A 65-year-old man died after being hit by a train at Archway station this afternoon.

A horse-drawn hearse carried the body of a beloved Islington teacher down Hornsey High Street today – and the community followed behind for a final goodbye.

Two young men have been arrested in connection with a spate of moped robberies against rush-hour commuters in Islington, Hackney and Camden.

A pensioner with critical health problems was “bed blocked” for 11 days when he needed to be at a Hampstead dialysis unit – and, in a “catastrophic mix up”, nearly had a pacemaker fitted he didn’t need.

The community is crowdfunding to give an “amazing” Islington teacher who died after a collision in Hornsey last week “the best send off possible”.

Family and friends have paid tribute to an “inspirational” woman who died 48 hours after a van hit her in Hornsey High Street on Thursday.

Twelve months on from the brutal murder of a “loving and free spirited” barmaid in Finsbury Park, Haringey Council has at last said it will consider locking the gates at night – next year.

A Christmas appeal is raising cash to support “hundreds of homeless young people” in King’s Cross and the surrounding area over the festive period.

A 76-year-old minicab driver who had a heart attack at the wheel in King’s Cross embraced the man who saved his life yesterday.

A young man was stabbed in Kentish Town this afternoon.

A Routemaster bus will take 72 passengers on a journey through Greek Cypriot history, via Camden and Holloway, on Sunday.

Mitzvah Day organisers are encouraging everyone to volunteer for a good cause on Sunday – so the Ham&High got into the spirit by helping out a group of heroes who give supplies and friendship to homeless people every week.

Haringey is “prostituting” Finsbury Park out for Wireless Festival and should scrap the event, neighbours argued at a licensing sub-committee meeting last night.

Up to 100 children looted cheap sweets from a supermarket off Stroud Green Road and threw missiles at cars in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A 12-year-old cyclist was seriously injured by a hit-and-run collision in Holloway on Saturday.

A minicab passenger tried frantically to take the wheel after his driver had a heart attack by the British Library.

A murder investigation has been launched after a 25-year-old man was stabbed to death in Tufnell Park last night.

A funeral home took more than a month to collect a “decaying” man’s body before taking him to the wrong branch and burying him in his hospital clothes, according to his sister.

A “happy-go-lucky teenager” who attended Islington Arts and Media school fell from her fourth-storey bedroom window and died in a horrific accident, a coroner today ruled.

Armed cops rushed to a Maida Vale college yesterday after a shooter opened fire in the street outside.

People in Hampstead Garden Suburb are up in arms about the proposed expansion of the historic Henrietta Barnett School – six years after the last one.

A retired Whittington secretary who has twice been burgled by bogus water board workers at her Highgate home will be reimbursed – after the Ham&High got involved.

Neighbours have described the terrifying moment fire ripped through four balconies in a new build West Hampstead block this morning.

Moped crimes in Camden have fallen in the past six months but south Islington remains a hotspot, claimed police chiefs on Tuesday.

A group of “lovely squatters” who set up home in an abandoned bakery in Hampstead High Street two weeks ago are getting a mixed reception.

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