Rock cakes, anyone? A Crouch End restauranteur had a nasty surprise on Sunday morning when the police rang to tell him thieves had lobbed a "football-sized" boulder through his front window.

Catherine Parisot, owner of St John's Wood restaurant L'Aventure, came to England from Paris in 1974 on holiday while preparing for exams - and never went back.

"I hope they'll paint it blue when I die!"

An app developer has partnered with Camden Council to launch a series of "scavenger hunt" style immersive games across the borough this summer.

It's the shop that shouldn't be there - according to Camden Council, a number of neighbours, and even actor Charles Dance.

Lloyds Bank has announced its Rosslyn Hill branch in Hampstead will shut for good in August.

On Monday night Haringey Council planners approved plans to build six flats above four shops at 1-9 Fortis Green Road.

A new Italian restaurant is set to open on the site vacated by XO last year - eight months after campaigners saw off attempts from the Co-Op to open a shop there.

Staff at a Highgate gym are hoping to raise £4,500 this month to provide publicly accessible defibrillators to the community.

West End Lane restaurant Hām joined forces with the London Farmers Market to launch the West Hampstead Asparagus Festival on Saturday.

The future of Crouch End's Earl Haig Hall is up in the air this week after a nursery company submitted a planning application to convert the old pub and British Legion base.

A dogged West Hampstead inventor took technology firm Dyson to the High Court this week arguing he should be credited with helping invent the firm's "Supersonic" hairdryer.

The Highgate community has rallied in hope of protecting a family-run launderette in Highgate which could be forced to close - if plans from its landlord to "reconstruct" the building get the go-ahead.

It's a family affair for Rajdoot in Fleet Road, where four brothers got together to open an Indian restaurant.

Five years after its regulars were last able to order a pint, the Old White Bear pub in New End has had its Asset of Community Value (ACV) status renewed.

A Camden career coach and leadership trainer has garnered the attention of Cherie Blair and a best-selling author.

Freelance writer and former Daily Express reporter Liz Gill told the Ham&High she was delighted with a "lovely little honour" to mark a long and varied career in journalism.

High streets change, but when the old Muddy Boots butcher in Crouch End shut up shop, who would have predicted that its replacement would be a "mathnasium"?

Finchley Road's O2 Centre is hosting a special event next week to tackle the taboo of post-natal depression.

The Mill Lane Garden Centre in West Hampstead has been helping locals get the best for their gardens, while also helping adults with learning disabilities into work, for 27 years.

Under-fire boutique restaurant Café Hampstead has gone bust, owing £346,000 to authorities, staff and suppliers - including a butcher's shop two doors away.

Crouch End's Earl Haig Hall "could be a gym or restaurant" according to the agent touting the old British Legion hall to potential tenants.

The Muswell Hill branch of shoe shop Clarks will close in February, store bosses have confirmed.

Controversial organisation the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God (UCKG) "shouldn't have been allowed" to run a charity collection in the Hampstead branch of Marks and Spencer (M&S) in the run-up to Christmas.

A bloody brawl broke out in a Belsize launderette 'over the comfy seat'.


Richard and Alan Myers look back through their history, from their founding in the Georgian era as rag recyclers to where they are now, selling mid-range carpets to the domestic market

Streathers Solicitors, with a number of offices across north London, has a team of highly experienced solicitors who offer a range of private client services.

St Albans' award-winning Gabriel Square development offers Londoners the chance to buy a luxury home with an easy commute to the capital

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