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Victoria line services through Islington were ground to a halt this evening when an errant dog escaped onto the tracks.

It is sickening to see Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe being used so shamelessly as a political pawn.

As I write this, Extinction Rebellion's protests in central London have entered their second week. More than 1,000 people have been arrested and a few dozen have been charged with low-level crimes.

As I write this, Extinction Rebellion's protests in central London have entered their second week. More than 1,000 people have been arrested and a few dozen have been charged with low-level crimes.

A hit-and-run BMW driver left a cyclist in hospital after a crash in Swain's Lane yesterday evening.

A plan to "minimise impact" of an Overground cleaners' strike on commuters was not really what the doctor ordered.

Ironically, the sight of 100 schoolchildren demonstrating against the leadership at St Aloysius College is a fantastic advert for the school.

I don't blame anyone for wanting to buy their council house.

Like many, I watched in horror as news of the scaffolding collapse outside the Royal Free came in last week.

Ham&High photographer Timothy Spurr was out and about in north London yesterday to capture the best World Book Day costumes.

The cancellation of CS11 is the latest baffling chapter of a saga in which it seems to have done everything except its actual job to try and get the scheme through.

Camden Greenpeace has Sainsbury's bang to rights over single-use plastic.

"Going out with an orchestra would have bankrupted us," Bob Stanley says of Saint Etienne's 1994 heyday.

The kids across north London who walked out of school on Friday to demand tougher action on climate change did us all proud.

It took workers in 1963 a single Bank Holiday weekend to rip up Oxford Circus, replace the crossroads with a steel cage, concrete over it, and start excavations for the Victoria line.

As long-suffering readers of this column will know, it's very easy to complain about the menace of the school run from the convenient distance of not having any children, or a driving licence.

Few things can enrage a community so effectively as a Controlled Parking Zone.

It's often a good feeling to spot a local story in the national news, to see daily papers and broadcast journalists amplifying the voices of those who have appeared in the local press.

Hundreds took to the chilly water at Crouch End's Park Road lido for the pool's first Christmas Day dip in two years - but the manager overslept and was late letting them in.

Farcical news situations #300: writing a 900-word report on a meeting we weren't allowed to enter.

One of the first concepts you learn at journalism college is the principle of open justice - that it is important in a functioning, fair society for justice to be seen to be done.

When tenants are crowbarring their way into your property after you lock them out without notice, it's fair to say relations have broken down.

There is little that local newspapers love more than a successful public campaign to save a heritage asset.

I promise I wasn't looking to make a political point by running a story about NHS spend next to a photograph of a Brexit demonstration on the Ham&High front page of the paper.

Indie favourites take their Good Humor LP out the garage and into the British Library for a live outing on its 20th anniversary

I'm delighted to see Alan's Records (our Business of the Week) going strong after 24 years.

If you think it's a bit weird that we've illustrated the conviction of two paedophiles with a general view of a court instead of their faces, you're quite right.

"Today's ruling [...] focuses on procedure rather than the merits of the scheme."

Basil Jellicoe was spot on. His belief that everyone, no matter their means, deserved a safe, stable, good quality home is something the Ham&High is firmly behind.

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