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“Poverty is why more and more people are coming to us at the food bank and children are an increasing part of that picture.”

Camden Council leader Cllr Georgia Gould said the coronavirus pandemic had been “incredibly painful” and had “shone a light on existing inequalities” in the community.

Two months after setting up a Covid-19 food parcels project in partnership with Highgate Newtown, Holly Lodge Community Centre has become home to a home-delivery project.

The ban on evictions has been extended by the government for another two months amid the Covid-19 crisis.

Cancer Research’s Race for Life has been completely cancelled in London this year amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

London’s overnight tube service may not return before Spring 2021 with union bosses warning there must be “no return to austerity”.

We may not appreciate some things until they are gone.

Plans to demolish a block of fire-damaged flats in Belsize Park have been submitted for consideration.

British Transport Police has released CCTV images following a report of an assault at King’s Cross station.

A Euston homeowner has lost her High Court challenge over proposals to create tunnels near Euston station as part of the HS2 rail scheme.

Top doctor James Youngman’s dream of building an eco-home has sparked investigations into planning and social distancing breaches after his new neighbours complained.

The new NHS Test and Trace service launched across England on May 28 forms a central part of the Government’s coronavirus recovery strategy to help us all get our lives back to something like normal. Here we explain how the system will work and answer some of the key questions which have been raised by members of the public.

With Black Lives Matter protests spreading from the USA around the world, Haringey’s community safety chief said it was “imperative” that political leaders took the concerns of demonstrators seriously.

Groups in Highgate and Crouch End took a knee on Wednesday in solidarity with Black Lives Matter protesters around the world.

Crime & Court

Wed, 13:14

A tiny cut to a varicose vein led to the death of a man in a Hornsey flat after an argument last December, the Old Bailey heard.

Tue, 19:56

At least six people have been arrested after a fight erupted on Hampstead Heath on Tuesday evening as tens of police officers tackled a ‘100-strong’ scrum of youngsters.

Health

“Poverty is why more and more people are coming to us at the food bank and children are an increasing part of that picture.”

Yesterday, 07:22

Camden Council leader Cllr Georgia Gould said the coronavirus pandemic had been “incredibly painful” and had “shone a light on existing inequalities” in the community.

Yesterday, 07:21

Two months after setting up a Covid-19 food parcels project in partnership with Highgate Newtown, Holly Lodge Community Centre has become home to a home-delivery project.

Environment

Tue, 20:00

Network Rail has asked the artist behind the controversial mural on West Hampstead’s Thameslink bridge to remove a “portion of it” featuring lettering which says “Through Art We Rise”.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

A West Hampstead artist defended the divisive mural which appeared on the area’s Thameslink bridge.

Politics

“Poverty is why more and more people are coming to us at the food bank and children are an increasing part of that picture.”

Yesterday, 07:22

Camden Council leader Cllr Georgia Gould said the coronavirus pandemic had been “incredibly painful” and had “shone a light on existing inequalities” in the community.

Fri, 17:40

The ban on evictions has been extended by the government for another two months amid the Covid-19 crisis.

Education

Tue, 19:00

Children at some primary schools in Hampstead and Highgate returned to the classroom on Tuesday for the first time since the coronavirus lockdown as safety measures begin to ease.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Highgate School’s headteacher donned his spikes on Friday morning to run a marathon around the school’s playing fields – and he raised more than £60,000 which will help provide laptops for Year 12 pupils at nearby state schools.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Camden Council’s education chief has backed schools in the borough to use their own expertise and make their own decisions about reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Heritage

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Alexandra Palace is facing a financial hole of at least £1 million this year as the economic toll of coronavirus on the arts and culture industry deepens.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Haringey Council was forced to hurriedly fix some badly drawn double yellow lines on the roads in Highgate this week.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Barnet and Camden councils are among those encouraging residents to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day and the end of the Second World War at home.

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The new NHS Test and Trace service launched across England on May 28 forms a central part of the Government’s coronavirus recovery strategy to help us all get our lives back to something like normal. Here we explain how the system will work and answer some of the key questions which have been raised by members of the public.

Schools across the country have been preparing for some of their pupils to return to the classroom. Here is how one group of schools has been getting ready to make sure pupils can be taught safely and get on with lessons.

The sun is shining, and it’s time to get outside and make the most of your garden.

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