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'.

A Muswell Hill family is demanding compensation from a Chinese restaurant that asked their disabled brother to leave because it claimed he was "intimidating" and "very noisy".

Italian restaurant Rossella has become part of the Kentish Town community since Luca Meola opened up in 2012, aged just 19.

It held an launch party in September, opened its doors in June and this newspaper saw the shop being fitted out in May.

A Crouch End inventor is crowdfunding to launch an innovative and wearable air pollution monitor inspired by his own worries as a new dad.

The Hornsey off-licence condemned for its "irresponsible" new name - "alcoholic" - has backpedalled somewhat and replaced its sign with one less likely to outrage passers-by.

Highgate's Lauderdale House played host to a "heartwarming" series of charity presentations on Saturday as the Co-op handed out more than £170,000 to a range of north London charities.

A Hornsey off-licence has attracted the outrage of a national charity by rebranding itself under the "highly inappropriate" name Alcoholic - complete with a picture.

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


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

Newham Recorder chats to Sue Price of East Ham, a foster parent who cares for babies through the Newham borough council, about what to expect as a foster carer to infants

Wondering what charity events are coming up? If you would like to experience some of the best buildings, monuments and famous landmarks London sightseeing has to offer, as well as get involved with a good cause that serves the north London community, the Big Fun Walk on Sunday May 5 ticks all boxes.

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