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Police have named the victim of the fire at the Highgate Mental Health Centre as 46-year-old Carl Thorpe, of Dartmouth Park Hill.

A pensioner with critical health problems was “bed blocked” for 11 days when he needed to be at a Hampstead dialysis unit – and, in a “catastrophic mix up”, nearly had a pacemaker fitted he didn’t need.

A woman left infertile after bungled tests at the Whittington failed to spot that she had cervical cancer has been awarded the cost of having children by surrogate in the USA.

A Muswell Hill mum is at her wits’ end over an overwhelming smell of sewage in her council house because of badly done plumbing.

Haringey Council is preparing to downsize the beleaguered Osborne Grove care home following a reprieve earlier this year that apparently saved it from closure.

There is little that local newspapers love more than a successful public campaign to save a heritage asset.

The annual general meeting of Whittington Health – the trust who run the Whittington Hospital in Archway – saw the board’s chairman Steve Hitchins admit community engagement is not up to scratch.

Anti-suicide measures at the Archway Bridge have been approved in a move that should bring an end to a 15-year campaign.

A “happy-go-lucky teenager” who attended Islington Arts and Media school fell from her fourth-storey bedroom window and died in a horrific accident, a coroner today ruled.

A breast cancer survivor who turned serial fundraiser upon her recovery will shave her head live on stage midway through a concert for the Whittington Hospital’s Macmillan nurses.

Contractor Ryhurst is suing the Whittington Hospital over its decision to abandon a controversial regeneration deal.

Comedian Paul Duncan McGarrity is fundraising for the Whittington Hospital – after docs there helped him recover from a series of swordfighting injuries.

Crouch End’s John O’Neill, 63, has raised over £8,000 for the charity Inquest ahead of taking part in the London Triathlon on August 5, despite breaking his shoulder two years ago in a hit and run accident.

Camden and Islington’s mental health trust is consulting on plans to pool its inpatient beds at a new site at the Whittington Hospital.

The Whittington Hospital today confirmed it will abandon a regeneration agreement made with Ryhurst, whose parent company Rydon worked on Grenfell Tower before last June’s fire.

Potentially life-saving breast cancer screening check-ups for women in Camden have been delayed due to a shortage of specialist mammographers to carry out the service.

Do you know a “hero” associated with Whittington Hospital or one of its community services?

The town hall has reduced parking charges outside a row of restaurants in Highgate Hill after widespread outrage about the charges – but traders still say it’s a “p***take”.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

Women working at the Royal Free Hospital, in Hampstead, are earning 17.7 per cent less per hour than men, figures have revealed.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Ham&High readers this week.

New figures have highlighted the intense pressure the Whittington Hospital estate was under during winter.

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