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Camden climate activists today (January 16) created a "crime scene" at Siemens' UK headquarters in Euston.

The New River is neither new, nor a river. Built when Shakespeare was alive, the aqueduct is Thames Water's oldest man-made asset, pre-dating some of London's more famous historic sites like Buckingham Palace and St Paul's Cathedral by decades.

A new public consultation into the ideas people living and working in Crouch End have for the Liveable Coruch End Scheme is now live.

Changes could be afoot at the Hampstead Heath bathing ponds after the City of London Corporation (CoLC) announced a new "review" of swimming facilities in light of a record number of visitors taking a dip in 2019.

Christmas trees in Highgate were collected by electric vans yesterday (January 7) to champion the use of zero-emission cars.

Camden comedy mogul Martin Bessemer is donating the profits from all of the gigs at the Monkey Business Comedy Club and Camden Cabaret this week to help the animals caught up in Australian wildfires.

A young family was made homeless after Haringey Council wrongly claimed they owed £8,000 in housing benefit - when in fact, it owed them money.

A decision on HS2 will be made once all the facts are in, the transport secretary said on Tuesday (January 7).

A Camden secondary school is hoping a share offer will help it go green an install solar panels on its roof.

On New Year's Day, 400 kilograms of litter was picked up on the Heath by dedicated staff.

On an overcast New Year's Day, hundreds of hardy women donned their swimming costumes and threw themselves into Kenwood Ladies' Pond.

Christmas is one of my favourite times of the year, a time for family, friends and reflection.

Haringey Council is proposing a 1.99 per cent council tax rise for 2020-21 as it continues to battle government cuts.

"Improvements will need to be made" if the Liveable Crouch End project is to alter road layouts as trialled earlier this year.

Holborn and St Pancras MP Sir Keir Starmer says he's "seriously considering" a run to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour Party leader.

A dead tree on Hampstead Heath has become part of a striking mystery "guerilla art" piece that has baffled visitors.

Climate campaigners have called for a halt to plans to build an incinerator to burn all of north London's waste, after the cost figures quoted by the waste authority skyrocketed - almost doubling from £650m to £1.2bn.

Highgate Wood is a place out of a fantasy story at the best of times, but this Christmas, as she has done for the last four years, Sally Bailey is hoping to transform it into a festive wonderland.

Dusk begins to set in on Hampstead Heath.

After five months of consultation, this week the Friends of Highgate Cemetery - who manage the historic Swain's Lane burial ground - have submitted a Private Bill to parliament that would see it given permission to re-use abandoned graves.

Climate campaigners trying to thwart plans to build a £650m incinerator to burn all of north London's waste have failed in their High Court appeal against the plans.

An 18 year-old who has been one of the driving forces organising school climate strikes in London warned "lives are already being lost" due to the climate crisis, and explained it's time for action.

Most park users would support and end to through traffic in the Royal Parks - including Regent's Park - according to the results of a consultation.

The owner of a Hampstead landmark is casting around for a buyer and Heathside School is still in discussions about moving in, the Ham&High has learned.

Campaigners in Camden are calling for an overhaul of the borough's tree management policy over concern about how they are planted and looked after.

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