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West Finchley councillor welcomes refuge scheme

Danny Rich praised the launch of Barnet Council's new 'Safe Haven' for women and girls The post West Finchley councillor welcomes refuge scheme appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Benefit support for anxiety and depression in Barnet more than doubles

DWP figures show 1,703 people in Barnet received a PIP for anxiety and depression as of April The post Benefit support for anxiety and depression in Barnet more than doubles appeared first on Barnet Post....

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More Traveller caravans in London

There were 1,264 Traveller caravans recorded in London in January – up from 1,149 the year before The post More Traveller caravans in London appeared first on Barnet Post....

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A weekend of fun to come at East Barnet Festival

Beginning at 5pm on Friday 28th June, the festival will offer fun and community The post A weekend of fun to come at East Barnet Festival appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Adoption charity welcomes manifesto pledges; pushes for health, education and social care improvements

Adoption UK say there is a way to go for the next government to give adoptees life-long support The post Adoption charity welcomes manifesto pledges; pushes for health, education and social care improvements appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Retail union release cost of living survey 

The Usdaw survey highlights the impact on workers of the cost of living crisis. The post Retail union release cost of living survey  appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Pet charities issue summer hot weather warning to cat and dog owners

Both cats and dogs are vulnerable to hot weather The post Pet charities issue summer hot weather warning to cat and dog owners appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Afternoon of fun to celebrate Edgware youth charity fifth birthday

Unitas Youth Zone will be throwing open their doors in celebration on Sunday 23rd June   The post Afternoon of fun to celebrate Edgware youth charity fifth birthday appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Food hygiene ratings given to two Barnet restaurants

Outlets in Whetstone and Colney Hatch Lane have new ratings from the Food Standards Agency The post Food hygiene ratings given to two Barnet restaurants appeared first on Barnet Post....

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A safer Chipping Barnet for our families

Labour candidate Dan Tomlinson on Labour's plans to tackle crime

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Khan defends Ulez expansion after facing hecklers at public debate

London mayor says his "record breaking" election win meant voters had endorsed last year's Ulez expansion to cover whole of the capital The post Khan defends Ulez expansion after facing hecklers at public debate appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Having dementia does not mean you can’t vote, says charity

Ahead of the General Election on 4th July 2024, Alzheimer’s Society warns that many people living with dementia may not know their voting rights The post Having dementia does not mean you can’t vote, says charity appeared first on Barnet Post....

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East Finchley Festival celebrates 50th Year

The local fixture brings back an old tradition this year, and offers a day of fun, food and entertainment The post East Finchley Festival celebrates 50th Year appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Claremont Park summer festival

The afternoon of events will take place in Brent Cross Town's revitalised park on 21st June

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Rate of avoidable deaths in Barnet lower than London average

There were 1,718 avoidable deaths in Barnet between 2020 and 2022 The post Rate of avoidable deaths in Barnet lower than London average appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Campaign to save Tudor Hall from being sold to private buyer

Barnet Museum is leading efforts for a community buyout of the historic High Barnet building The post Campaign to save Tudor Hall from being sold to private buyer appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Call to make London a ‘sponge city’

London needs to urgently become a ‘sponge city’ – a city better designed to absorb and hold rainwater - say organisers of London Rivers Week. The post Call to make London a ‘sponge city’ appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Gove defends government record on homelessness

A series of promises made by ministers have been broken

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Creative tasters and £500 grants for teachers and community groups

A taster session of Barnet & Culture For Youth creatives as well as small grants to work with them available at July event The post Creative tasters and £500 grants for teachers and community groups appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Food hygiene ratings given to Barnet takeaway

Pizza Go Go in the East Barnet has a new rating from the Food Standards Agency The post Food hygiene ratings given to Barnet takeaway appeared first on Barnet Post....