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History buff John Leo Waters runs the Archway Revisited Facebook group, where people share their memories of the area. Here he recounts Mr Van Hooydonk’s journey from Brussels to Islington, Hampstead and Highgate at the turn of the last century.

Yesterday, 14:49

Transport for London has attempted to breathe new life into the dusty remains of CS11 and said it will build the Camden section of the route.

Thu, 17:13

A Chalk Farm woman is furious after living with an “earth-shaking” noise coming from her radiators for over three years.

Thu, 15:30

Children will have the chance to try on police uniform and spend a day in the cells, as Hornsey Police Station is opened up for its annual open day.

Thu, 13:22

A man is critically injured in hospital after an incident on a building site in Crouch End.

Thu, 12:46

Families will have the chance to go on a bear hunt this weekend, at Highgate Literary and Scientific Institute’s children’s book fair.

What we see at Camden Civic Society through reading the planning requests sent to our local government is profit to the rich at the expense of ordinary people.

Thu, 10:45

Westminster Council has stumped up a small fee to end a dispute with a sub-contractor that meant 8,000 street lights were left on 24/7 last week – including in St John’s Wood and Maida Vale.

Kamali Gabbidon-Lynck was only 19 when he died on the streets of Wood Green last month from multiple stab wounds.

Thu, 09:45

As King’s Cross charity New Horizon Youth Centre continues its crusade against youth homelessness, its latest plans include making sure Londoners remember April Fool’s Day isn’t always funny – and tentatively trying to build a new homelessness shelter.

Thu, 08:37

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward, after a man was hit by a bus in Camden Road on Tuesday.

Thu, 08:30

So, with CS11 barely cold in its grave, it seems TfL has decided to swallow its pride and do the work necessary to get improvements to Swiss Cottage over the line. Good.

Thu, 07:00

Air pollution outside of a Crouch End primary school is so bad that the lollipop lady who helps children cross the road has bought a gas mask.

Wed, 17:15

A Belsize Park man has cleared his name after his bank accused him of making fraudulent purchases on his stolen credit card himself.


Yesterday, 17:00

North Londoners return to league action on Saturday and will be boosted by returning international stars

Yesterday, 16:00

Spurs Ladies will take on Sheffield United in a 12.15 kick-off on Sunday which allows fans to make it to the first test event at the new stadium

Yesterday, 15:00

With the new County Championship season fast approaching, Toby Roland-Jones


Yesterday, 12:57

Miles Jupp gives a funny and very English account of the life of Mary Poppins actor David Tomnlinson

Yesterday, 11:23

One of the final taboos could be broken if curators can raise £300,000 to open the world’s first bricks and mortar exhibition space around gynaecological anatomy

Thu, 17:15

The Highgate arts centre hosts a poignant full mask mime performance about soldiers with post traumatic stress

Thu, 16:55

The Muswell Hill author got so immersed in writing his Tokyo thriller that he got inked like his lead character

Thu, 16:47

The League of Gentlement and Inside No9 stars went local once again on Sunday as they teamed up to raise money for their local independent moviehouse

Tue, 13:22

Tom Hiddleston and Zawe Ashton give sensational performances in a bold stylish production of Pinter’s unflinching examination of an extramarital affair - told in reverse chronology


Looking to get your child interested in a sport? Allianz Park, home to rugby union team Saracens, welcomes people of all ages to join their family of supporters and discover how their core values Honesty, Discipline, Humility and Work Rate underpin everything they do off and on the pitch.

As part of a major refurb, the London Marriott Hotel Maida Vale has renamed its three new-look function rooms to reflect the geography and rich history of the area. The largest, perfect for weddings and large meetings, is named after a Hampstead subterranean river, The Westbourne.

Londoners seeking high quality houses for sale within easy commuting distance of the capital are being advised to look north to St Albans’ prestigious Gabriel Square development.

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