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A giant projection lit up Camden Town Hall on Wednesday December 5 as green campaigners demanded that the council divest from fossil fuels.

Fenton House, the National Trust property that sits moments from the southern edge of Hampstead Heath, is set to throw open its doors once more for a special festive event.

A Fortis Green councillor has backed neighbours’ calls for Haringey Council to do something about an “eyesore” property bordering a conservation area.

What happens when lightning strikes two of Highgate Wood’s grand old oak trees?

Councillors have backed neighbours’ fight against a Domino’s Pizza takeaway being built on a residential street in Camden.

The Temple Fortune community was celebrating on Tuesday after Barnet’s Finchley and Golders Green planning committee unanimously rejected plans to build housing on the old Templars Tennis Club.

Barnet Council has apologised to residents after bungled changes to bin collections saw households going nearly two weeks without having them emptied

The war on plastic has been taken up a notch in Belsize Village as Budgens launches a 1,800-product range of items in plastic-free packaging – from bread and cheese to the UK’s first plastic-free bacon.

Neighbours are up in arms over plans to build over tennis courts that have stood in Temple Fortune for generations.

A new “coffee cup map” has been launched by Camden Council in partnership with West Hampstead Amenity and Transport (WHAT) and Veolia.

A community centre and garden near King’s Cross has been granted £6,000 by Sadiq Khan to pay for a new kitchen and fund courses on sustainability.

Running on the Heath can be, quite literally, the first step in making a transformative lifestyle change, according to Hampstead blogger Tracey McAlpine.

Circus-goers on Hampstead Heath got a shock today when walking down from the Heath they were confronted with a water main shooting water high into the air on the corner of Pilgrim’s Lane and Willow Road in Hampstead.

As the City of London Corporation (CoLC) consults the public over how to put a radical 10-year “Heath Vision” plan into action, the Heath and Hampstead Society’s John Beyer has emphasised the need to make the Heath accessible to groups who don’t take advantage of it at present.

A rainy Sunday failed to put any snouts out of joint as a band of determined Schnauzer-owners and their four-legged friends took to the Heath last weekend.

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

A Hampstead school has scrapped a pilot project that saw commercial helicopters landing on its playing fields after neighbours complained it was causing “quite a riot”.

Neighbours are in a spin over UCS Hampstead’s unusual decision to allow a commercial helicopter firm to use its playing fields as a landing pad.

Nearly 500 people turned out on a warm autumnal afternoon on Hampstead Heath to vie to be crowned a champion conker player.

A Muswell Hill building site has been abandoned for nearly two months after the builders went “AWOL”.

Competitors will be hoping for a clean strike as the UK’s largest annual conker championships return to the Heath on Sunday.

As autumn progresses, leaves commence their annual tumble to the ground, transforming the Heath with impressive hues, tones and shades once again.

Alexandra Palace’s theatre has a long history. Unfortunately for lovers of the stage, though, this history is mostly one of dereliction.

Hampstead artist Dee Maclean has created a highly topical exhibition inspired by ecological work at the Hampstead Heath Ponds.

Highgate Cemetery bosses have launched a public consultation on it’s future development plan as it looks to balance sustainability with its continuing tourist appeal.

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