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Police referral to IOPC following death of man in Colindale

The Met referred itself to the Independent Office for Police Conduct after a man was fatally injured at Colindale Underground station early on Sunday morning The post Police referral to IOPC following death of man in Colindale appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Barnet key battleground as general election is called

Prime minister Rishi Sunak set the July 4th date for the poll in an announcement this afternoon The post Barnet key battleground as general election is called appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Barnet house prices increased in March

The average Barnet house price in March was £591,449

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Number of buses and coaches using Barnet roads slumps to record low

Department for Transport figures show 300 buses and coaches were licenced in Barnet at the end of 2023 The post Number of buses and coaches using Barnet roads slumps to record low appeared first on Barnet Post....

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New Barnet mayor praised for his ‘kindness and patience’

Labour councillor Tony Vourou will represent the borough in the civic role for the 2024/25 term of office The post New Barnet mayor praised for his ‘kindness and patience’ appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Gardeners warned ‘Don’t buy rhododendrons this year’

Don’t buy rhododendron as it’s destroying our native wildlife, warns Woodland Trust The post Gardeners warned ‘Don’t buy rhododendrons this year’ appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Robbery rates in London ‘too high’ admits Khan

Robbery in London has risen 57% since the mayor took office in 2016 The post Robbery rates in London ‘too high’ admits Khan appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Beano crowns Finchley primary kids Britain’s funniest class

Year 6 from Northside Primary School will join The Bash Street Kids in print with their prize winning joke The post Beano crowns Finchley primary kids Britain’s funniest class appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Khan urges foreign embassies in London to pay £143m in congestion charges owed to TfL

London mayor says the row over unpaid charges is based on a dispute over an international convention which he has no power to “renegotiate” The post Khan urges foreign embassies in London to pay £143m in congestion charges owed to TfL appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Grieving mum to retrace family footsteps in memory of daughter

A Barnet mother whose beloved teenage daughter took her own life is about to take on a mammoth walk in her memory. The post Grieving mum to retrace family footsteps in memory of daughter appeared first on Barnet Post....

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First ‘rain gardens’ installed in Barnet to combat flooding

The first locations are in Colney Hatch Lane and The Vale, both in Muswell Hill, and the council has plans to introduce more across the borough The post First ‘rain gardens’ installed in Barnet to combat flooding appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Barnet takeaway given new food hygiene rating

Tania Spyce in Friern Barnet has a new ratings from Food Standards Agency The post Barnet takeaway given new food hygiene rating appeared first on Barnet Post....

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First-ever Reform UK politician at City Hall says climate change ‘not an emergency’

Alex Wilson was elected earlier this month as one of 25 London Assembly members The post First-ever Reform UK politician at City Hall says climate change ‘not an emergency’ appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Street cleaning firm told to pay £52,000 after stealing water

Go Plant was charged with 40 offences for illegally connecting to the water supply since 2019 The post Street cleaning firm told to pay £52,000 after stealing water appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Comedy Friday at The Bull

June's standup show in High Barnet

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Strictly fun dancing at Dance Barnet grand finals

Winners chosen in Barnet's pan-disability dance competition The post Strictly fun dancing at Dance Barnet grand finals appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Barnet road closures: six for motorists to avoid over the next fortnight

Six closures on M1 and A1 for local drivers to avoid The post Barnet road closures: six for motorists to avoid over the next fortnight appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Food hygiene ratings handed to two Barnet restaurants

Outlets in New Barnet and Hendon have new ratings from the Food Standards Agency The post Food hygiene ratings handed to two Barnet restaurants appeared first on Barnet Post....

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Labour looking to outer London for key election wins

Three Conservative seats in Barnet could be under threat The post Labour looking to outer London for key election wins appeared first on Barnet Post....

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New racketball champion at Oakleigh Park Lawn Tennis and Squash Club

Jasper Hart took his first club championship in the final writes Trevor Sargeant, tournament organiser The post New racketball champion at Oakleigh Park Lawn Tennis and Squash Club appeared first on Barnet Post....