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A heritage weekend is set to change the reputation that Highgate "doesn't like to shout about its history".

One hundred and fifty years ago this week, a Camden man became the first in a long line to cycle from London to Brighton.

Hornsey and Wood Green MP Catherine West was on hand last week to open Highgate Counselling Centre's new offices, at a packed Highgate Society in Pond Square.

Cutting edge puppetry, circus, juggling and live art will be showcased at the inernational event which runs at various venues including the Barbican, Sadlers Wells, Shoreditch Town Hall, and Jacksons Lane

Eighty years after escaping the Holocaust on the Kindertransport, two north London women who saw Hitler's ascent have recalled the creeping rise of fascism - and warned of the risks of history repeating itself.

Looking forward to Christmas dinner is difficult when your physical or mental health makes cooking or walking to the shops a herculean task.

We chat to five local designers and artists who tell us about the one thing they must have or do at home that puts them in the Christmas mood

A workshop owner who engraves benches on Hampstead Heath was forced to break in to his own business to retrieve machinery after the landlord changed the locks and evicted him over unpaid rent.

Highgate's Dr John Simmonds OBE has been given a lifetime achievement award at the recent National Adoption Week Awards.

"French" conmen in Hampstead targeting drivers at parking meters have struck again, stealing £3500 from a Highgate woman.

The world-famous Monty Python and travel documentary star Michael Palin has said he hopes the Phoenix doesn't lose "its particular charm and independence" when it's taken over by Curzon Cinemas.

Cinemagoers in East Finchley are united in their dismay at Curzon Cinemas taking over the historic independent Phoenix Cinema.

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