Festival aims to 'unite the community'

This Is Local London:

10:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

The Palmers Green Festival is aiming to be bigger than ever this year in a bid to ‘unite the community.’

Wife wants answers over lack of home care

This Is Local London:

9:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

A woman is demanding answers after her husband was left severely ill following an operation.

Prostate cancer survivor takes cancer inequality campaign to parliament

This Is Local London:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

More than 20 men per 100,000 are dying from prostate cancer.

North London GCSE results - live

This Is Local London: Follow the latest news as nervous students pick up their exam results

8:54am Thursday 21st August 2014

Pupils across the country will be getting their GCSE results today, and our reporters will be meeting young people and teachers in schools across north London. Tweet your reaction with the hashtags #BarnetResults, BwoodResults #EnfieldResults #HaringeyResults or #HarrowResults.

Disabled car-washers given work placements

This Is Local London:

5:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Ten disabled workers have found permanent jobs after taking part in a car washing scheme.

Teenagers to become ballboys for Arsenal

This Is Local London:

3:31pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A lucky pair of teenager have been chosen by their boyhood club to be a ballboy for the season.

Schools celebrate GCSE grades

This Is Local London:

2:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Schools across the borough are celebrating GCSE results.

'This is the real thrill of being a headteacher'

This Is Local London:

12:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A headteacher has admitted that seeing her pupils get their results is the “real thrill” of being a teacher.

A&E unit's 40,000 patient boom

This Is Local London:

9:25am Thursday 21st August 2014

A health watchdog rated a hospital’s accident and emergency unit as ‘requires improvement’ - just as it had a boom in patients.

Teenagers await GCSE results

This Is Local London:

5:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Thousands of teenagers will discover the results of two years of hard work as they collect their GCSE grades.

'Pensioners manifesto' to be discussed in Enfield next week

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

The leader of the biggest pensioners’ organisation will be speaking in Enfield next week to discuss the pensioners’ manifesto.

Volunteer raises charity awareness at V Festival

This Is Local London:

4:36pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A volunteer has been helping to raise awareness for poverty charity at one of the biggest festivals of the year.

Cat Hill squatters dealt eviction blow

This Is Local London:

1:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Squatters protesting against a controversial housing development are to be kicked off the site.

Construction begins at multi-million pound recycling plant

This Is Local London:

11:32am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A new multi million recycling plant has begun construction.

Eight-year-old cycling fanatic raises money in memory of 'nana'

This Is Local London:

9:10am Wednesday 20th August 2014

It’s not often that an eight-year-old comes up with the idea to raise money for charity.

Grass stench from training ground 'ruined our summers'

This Is Local London:

5:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

The stench from tons of grass cuttings at Tottenham Hotspur's training ground has wreaked havoc those living nearby.

A lot of skulduggery: 'They abandoned my brain'

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

An artist is appealing for help in saving a sculpture she made of a giant brain.

Trees hacked down in town park

This Is Local London:

3:25pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Patrols have been stepped up in a park after 13 trees were savagely hacked down.

MP 'appalled and dismayed' by 'anti-Semitic' attack on synagogue

This Is Local London:

1:10pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The vandalism of a Southgate synagogue has sparked fury.

Council ordered developers to stop work at Cat Hill

This Is Local London:

11:05am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Developers for a controversial 200 home site were ordered to stop work after leaving the road in a filthy state.

Spurs stars welcome Hong Kong side to Enfield base

This Is Local London:

8:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Tottenham Hotspur stars Jan Vertonghen and Emmanuel Adebayor welcomed a Hong Kong youth side to their training ground.

Eight foot robot drops by in town centre

This Is Local London:

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Visitors to Enfield Town centre were given a giant surprise as part of a time travel-themed month.

Property company takes on rivals in Wembley five-a-side

This Is Local London:

5:21pm Monday 18th August 2014

The march to the arch was on for a property company as they took on a five-a-side tournament next to Wembley stadium.

Dancers take Edmonton's Got Talent crown

This Is Local London:

5:27pm Monday 18th August 2014

Dance troupe Unorthodox has been crowned the winner of Edmonton’s Got Talent 2014.

Rise in pass rates for A level students

This Is Local London:

3:40pm Monday 18th August 2014

Students have made a step up from last years A level results.

'I wanted to give something back'

This Is Local London:

3:11pm Monday 18th August 2014

A dance teacher transformed her allotment in the name of teaching people who are disabled.

Edmonton boy found

This Is Local London:

11:20am Monday 18th August 2014

A 12-year-old boy who went missing three days ago has been found.

Elderly woman falls victim to distraction burglary

This Is Local London:

10:00am Monday 18th August 2014

An 84-year-old woman has been the victim of a distraction burglary when two men pretended to be from Enfield Borough Council.

Fears raised as 12-year-old boy goes missing

This Is Local London:

7:56am Monday 18th August 2014

A 12-year-old boy has gone missing from his home in Edmonton.

Supermarket raises cash for young girl's charity

This Is Local London:

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

A supermarket raised more than £350 for a local charity.

Young apprentice winner falls short of capital crown

This Is Local London:

4:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

The winner of Edmonton’s junior apprentice has fallen just short of the capital crown for a second successive year.

New uniforms for Enfield's firefighters

This Is Local London:

1:50pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Enfield’s firefighters have been kitted out in brand new uniforms.

Donate unwanted items for British Heart Foundation

This Is Local London:

2:10pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A heart charity is urging people in Enfield to donate bags of unwanted items.

Charity calls for volunteers for big bucket challenge

This Is Local London:

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

A children’s charity is on the hunt for fundraisers as part of its big bucket challenge.

.Tinker, tailor, lawyer, sociologist - A level students prepare for university

This Is Local London:

5:20pm Friday 15th August 2014

College students who spent months in trepidation over their exam results came off an emotional rollercoaster yesterday as they found out their grades.

Just the Ticket: August 15, 2014

This Is Local London: Your guide to the best of what's on this week in the area

3:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

Your guide to some of the best things to do in the week ahead.

Junior apprentice winner crowned

This Is Local London:

2:20pm Friday 15th August 2014

Twenty candidates tried and now one has emerged successful.

A star students bag uni places

This Is Local London:

11:50am Friday 15th August 2014

Students from a college have been celebrating their A level results.

Average speed cameras would stop A10 problems says police chief

This Is Local London:

9:37am Friday 15th August 2014

Average speed cameras would solve the problem of drag races, according to a police sergeant.

Club helps raise over £2,000 for Help for Heroes

This Is Local London:

5:30am Friday 15th August 2014

A charity that helps wounded soldiers has received a cash boost.

North London A-level results - live

This Is Local London:

9:16am Thursday 14th August 2014

Our reporters are visiting schools across north London now. If you want to let them know about your A-level results, tweet the name of your school and your results using the hashtags #Barnetresults, #Enfieldresults, #Haringeyresults, #Harrowresults or #Bwoodresults.

From war torn homeland to Russell group university

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Thursday 14th August 2014

From escaping her war torn homeland to being granted a place at a Russell group university, that was the whirlwind ride of Hosanna Makanda.

Train pervert wanted by police

This Is Local London:

3:30pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A pervert who made lewd comments to a woman on a train is wanted by the police.

Celebrations all around for A-level students

This Is Local London:

2:15pm Thursday 14th August 2014

Celebrations are underway across the borough as students receive their results.

Deported girl: 'It is time for me to begin a new chapter in my life'

This Is Local London:

12:57pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A schoolgirl who was controversially deported in April has received the necessary grades to go to university.

Keats-inspired poems on display at Forty Hall

This Is Local London:

5:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

A collection of poems inspired by a famous Edmonton poet will go on display this autumn.

Agonising wait nearly over for A level students

This Is Local London:

6:14pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Students agonising for exam results that could shape the rest of their lives is nearly over.

Man to take on biking challenge in memory of mother

This Is Local London:

3:40pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Spurred on by the memory of his mother, a businessman is setting out to ride the length of Britain for charity.

Former singer spurred on after old hit takes off

This Is Local London:

11:50am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A 1970s singer has been inspired to write more work after his 40-year-old hit took off on YouTube.

'They are misleading older people'

This Is Local London:

9:30am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Protesters from an older people's group have voiced their fury at charity for selling hearing aids.



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