Community group celebrate 20 years in Tottenham

Haringey Independent:

5:44pm Monday 1st September 2014

The organiser of a community group admits that she had no idea the group would be celebrating 20 years.

Images of woman released following train assault

Haringey Independent:

5:40pm Monday 1st September 2014

Two images of a woman have been released following an assault on a train.

University student's business idea lands her £600

Haringey Independent:

3:10pm Monday 1st September 2014

A university student has won a competition after pitching her business idea selling therapy products.

Political parties to join together for anti-UKIP meeting

Haringey Independent:

2:09pm Monday 1st September 2014

Political parties will unite for a public meeting against UKIP and the "poisoning of politics".

Finsbury Park to close early following stabbing

Haringey Independent:

11:30am Monday 1st September 2014

Finsbury Park will close earlier following an illicit rave late last month.

Charity wants sunflowers with 'fattest face'

Haringey Independent:

9:30am Monday 1st September 2014

Pupils who took part in a charity sunflower competition will send in their entries this month.

Potential tube delays to hit the borough this week

Haringey Independent: London Underground investigated after two trains crashed between East Putney and Southfields

6:00am Monday 1st September 2014

Haringey commuters might be hit with tube delays this week as the latest industrial action by London Underground workers comes into force.

Teams come together to remember teenagers death four years on

Haringey Independent:

1:50pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Football teams from across London came together to take part in a tournament in memory of teenager who was stabbed to death.

No trains through South Tottenham today

Haringey Independent: London Overground suspended between New Cross Gate and West Croydon and New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace

6:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

Maintenance works will affect trains through the borough today.

Council warns of Wood Green transport chaos

Haringey Independent: Councillor Stuart McNamara keeps an eye on the work being carried out as a bus stop is dismantled in the town centre

1:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

There will be significant traffic disruption due to major work in the Wood Green area from Monday.

Mental health charity needs runners for musical race

Haringey Independent: Greenwich's Run to the Beat half marathon saw around 19,000 runners

6:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

There is only one week left to sign up for a 10K musical run which ends with a gig at Wembley.

Apprenticeship fair a 'great success'

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Friday 29th August 2014

More than 100 people attended an apprenticeship event at Haringey Civic Centre yesterday.

Exam results ignore 'different challenges faced by different schools', say teachers

Haringey Independent:

3:30pm Friday 29th August 2014

The GCSE results of the borough’s individual schools will not be released this year in an unusual move agreed by head-teachers.

Just the Ticket: August 29, 2014

Haringey Independent: Your guide to the best of what's on this week in the area

3:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

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

Council finance chief breached 'fundamental principle of integrity'

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

1:30pm Friday 29th August 2014

A senior officer at Haringey Council has previously been found guilty of financial misconduct.

Tottenham scrap collector prosecuted under strict new laws

Haringey Independent:

11:27am Friday 29th August 2014

A Tottenham man has become the first in the borough to be prosecuted under strict new laws governing scrap metal collection.

Missing teenager found

Haringey Independent:

9:18am Friday 29th August 2014

A teenager missing from her home on the border of Tottenham and Enfield has been found, police said today.

NHS body to hold public meeting

Haringey Independent: South Worcestershire CCG on target to make £3.1 surplus

6:00am Friday 29th August 2014

An NHS body is encouraging people to come to its next public meeting.

Family search for missing teenager

Haringey Independent:

5:22pm Thursday 28th August 2014

The family of a missing girl are desperate for news of her whereabouts.

Teen who nearly lost hand in axe attack might be jailed

Haringey Independent:

3:32pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A Tottenham teenager who nearly lost a hand after being attacked by an axe might face jail.

Pub closing time 'a hangover'

Haringey Independent:

1:30pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Neighbours are angry after a pub was allowed to keep its predecessor's 2am closing time.

'Long-running scandal' of sold council housing continues in Haringey

Haringey Independent:

11:12am Thursday 28th August 2014

Haringey has the third highest loss of council homes in London, according to government statistics.

Coffee group for people affected by Parkinson's disease

Haringey Independent: Butterfly Mug, £8, Oliver Bonas (

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

There will be a coffee club for people affected by Parkinson’s disease.

Apprenticeship fair set to recruit Haringey talent

Haringey Independent:

5:38pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

More than eighteen companies will recruit at an apprenticeship event tomorrow.

Darts champion out to hit bullseye in Tottenham

Haringey Independent:

3:30pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A former world darts champion is challenging people in Tottenham to beat him in a game.

Award-winning dragon illustrations visit Hornsey

Haringey Independent:

2:30pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Artwork from an award-winning children’s illustrator will be on display at Hornsey Library.

Time running out to save Lordship Eco-Hub

Haringey Independent:

1:12pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A group has five days to raise £3,000 and save a community building in a Tottenham park.

Tributes paid to headteacher

Haringey Independent:

12:58pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Tributes have been paid to a teacher who was “brimming with love and inspiration” for his students and work.

Spurs' Eric Dier gives pupils pep talk

Haringey Independent:

10:39am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Sports students were treated to a motivational talk from new Spurs player Eric Dier.

St Ann's Hospital campaigners to meet on Thursday

Haringey Independent: The Care Quality Commission has told St Ann's Hospital, in Tottenham, to urgently improve the care of its patients

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A group campaigning against plans to sell of land around St Ann’s Hospital will hold a public meeting this week.

Tottenham man denies having 'extreme' porn of live animals

Haringey Independent: Chelmsford Crown Court

5:30pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A South Tottenham man denied possessing extreme pornographic images of live animals.

Highgate boasts the borough's own 'billionaire's row'

Haringey Independent: The completed gallery  at Kensington Palace.

4:31pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

One of the top five most expensive streets in the UK is in Haringey, with average house prices being more than £15 million.

Fire brigade urges people to plan escape from tower blocks

Haringey Independent:

1:30pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A senior fire officer has urged people living in high-rise buildings to plan their escape route in case fire strikes.

Taxi driver rescues people trapped in burning building

Haringey Independent:

11:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A taxi driver helped rescue six people from a burning building.

Charity to celebrate 20th anniversary

Haringey Independent:

10:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A charity will celebrate its 20th anniversary in Tottenham this weekend.

Hula-hooping hits the borough

Haringey Independent:

1:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

People will be able to swing their hips at free hula-hooping classes starting this week.

Haringey Council wins funding for vulnerable families

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

6:00am Monday 25th August 2014

Haringey Council has won new funding for a programme working with vulnerable families.

New charity for young men comes to Haringey

Haringey Independent:

1:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

A charity established by young men to promote positive social change has come to Haringey.

South Tottenham hit by train line closures

Haringey Independent: London Overground suspended between New Cross Gate and West Croydon and New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace

7:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

Tottenham will be affected by London Overground closures today, with no services running between South Tottenham station and Barking.

Library to offer games alongside books

Haringey Independent: The Quadblox board game

1:00pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

A library is set to offer board games alongside the more traditional fare of books from today.

Children to make King Midas crowns

Haringey Independent:

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Children can make a crown in the style of King Midas at St Ann’s Library today.

Sisters complete 'onesie challenge'

Haringey Independent: Young person does sponsored 'onesie' walk across London for VSO ICS

5:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Two sisters from Tottenham completed a “onesie challenge” to raise awareness for an international development charity.

GCSE pass rates maintain record-breaking levels

Haringey Independent:

3:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Teenagers in Haringey have maintained last year's record-breaking GCSE pass rates.

New technical college opens its doors to students

Haringey Independent:

1:26pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Prospective students were among the first allowed inside Tottenham’s new technical college this week.

Bakeries go head-to-head to be crowned best in London

Haringey Independent:

12:12pm Friday 22nd August 2014

The heat is rising as two of the borough’s bakeries go head-to-head in a bid to be crowned London’s best bakery.

Road closed as engineers battle burst water pipe in Seven Sisters

Haringey Independent:

9:44am Friday 22nd August 2014

Traffic chaos continues on Seven Sisters Road as Thames Water battle to control a burst water main.

Tube drivers on strike today

Haringey Independent: London Underground investigated after two trains crashed between East Putney and Southfields

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

People commuting into central London today face travel as tube driver strike.

North London GCSE results - live

Haringey Independent: 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.

Teen remains in hospital after stabbing

Haringey Independent:

5:40pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A teenager stabbed as hundreds of people threw an illegal rave in Finsbury Park last night remains in hospital today.

Indian cricket team nurture young sporting talent

Haringey Independent:

4:04pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A social enterprise outfit will hold an awards ceremony this evening to celebrate a summer sports project run in partnership with an Indian cricket team.

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