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Thursday, March 12, 2020

A walk-through monkey enclosure and a community space for schools and local groups are part of plans for the grade II* listed bird enclosure submitted to Westminster Council

The Guilty Feminist, Caroline Criado Perez and Jess Philips were among the attractions at a three day festival of big ideas, activism, comedy and stories

Highgate Festival 2020 Launch

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

A dead poets event in Highgate Cemetery is part of a week of walks, talks, music, food and fun in June with a call out for volunteers to make it all happen

ZSL’s fundraising director on creating a sanctuary for a native wildlife species and “ocean superhero”

Bridget Galton and family enjoyed a warm October break in a beautiful villa on the Italian island which has great food and culture

Heritage weekend at Lauderdale House

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The Highgate arts centre hosts an array of activites celebrating their rich history including a one man show about the Great Fire and plague with all the gory bits

As it celebrates 194 years of working for animals, the Zoological Society of London’s fundraising director finds hope for the new decade in its many conservation projects around the world

Travelling exhibition asks vital questions of historical perspective by examining images and accounts of the Holocaust from the viewpoint of perpetrators and victims

A century after the father of psychoanalysis published his influential paper, the invalid couch where he spent final days is on show in his former Hampstead home

Belsize Park businessman Alex Large hopes to raise £70,000 for ZSL’s wildlife conservation projects in Kenya and Nepal

Alex and Katy Francis Lim decided to change their lives and start a business selling beautiful yet functional water bottles

The memorial plaque in Willow Road was part of a scheme by the Association of Jewish Refugees to commemorate prominent emigres

ZSL’s Fundraising Director explains how local charities and community groups working with low income families, the elderly and disabled can apply for 100,000 tickets

Top Ice Rinks in North London

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Whether you can pull a double lutz or are a double klutz, it’s the time of year to get your skates on and glide down to your nearest seasonal rink for a session of slipping and sliding.

One year after a cardiac arrest left him fighting for his life, Glenn Hoddle is planning a run of events where he’ll speak about his glittering football career in front of a live audience. The last of these shows, on January 21, takes place at Alexandra Palace.

Azalea Hair and Beauty

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Sarah Lucy has just opened a friendly neighbourhood salon on the Archway/Highgate border.

This tiger cub peering into a ZSL camera trap is being helped by projects to preserve his future says the Zoo’s fundraising director

Review: Face Gym, St John’s Wood

Monday, October 14, 2019

We hop into the chair to try a new brand of facial that treats a facial as a workout

Highgate film maker Terry Gilliam hosts the Guinness world record bid at The Roundhouse as part of Monty Python’s official 50th anniversary celebrations

Gardening correspondent Ruth Pavey visits the Octogenarian painter in the beautiful garden that inspired so much of her work

Some of the best samba teachers in the world are coming together this weekend to teach the Brazilian dance at a three-day celebration in Munich.

A new virtual reality experience shows how London’s river is alive with wildlife says ZSL Fundraising Director James Wren

Eighteen months after a fire tore through a play area, a new 32,000 square foot attraction has reopened giving young visitors the chance to have fun and get up close to wildlife

La Clave Fest, Finsbury Park

Monday, July 29, 2019

London’s biggest Latin festival fuses food, DJs, music in dance in one glorious free celebration

Eighteen months after a fire destroyed its Animal Adventure area, ZSL’s Fundraising Director James Wren looks ahead to the opening of a new attraction at the Regent’s Park landmark, where children can play and get up close to wildlife

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