Peter Pan performance to hit Muswell Hill

Haringey Independent:

9:54am Thursday 31st July 2014

Children are rehearsing for a one-off performance of Peter Pan this week.

War stamp collection to tour the borough

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Royal Mail is commemorating the centenary of the First World War with a special stamp exhibition.

Regeneration launched with diverse Question Time panel

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

9:50pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Haringey Council officially launched its Tottenham Strategic Regeneration Framework this evening with a ‘Question Time’-style panel.

'Unacceptable' lack of ethnic diversity in council senior management

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

4:53pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

The Tottenham regeneration team within Haringey Council has no black or ethnic minority members, new information reveals.

Labour councillors vote to support suspended union rep

Haringey Independent: STRIKE ACTION: NUT member take part in a rally in Newcastle city centre during a previous strike in April.

3:52pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Five councillors are among the members of the Tottenham Labour Group who voted to support a union representative recently suspended by Haringey Council.

Seven Sisters Stories to commemorate history of the area

Haringey Independent:

12:07pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A story-telling project will bring the heritage of Seven Sisters to life.

Student jailed for stabbing man with butchers' knife

Haringey Independent:

9:58am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A Tottenham architecture student has been jailed following a knife attack in which he stabbed his victim ten times.

'Tottenham Talking' project awarded grant

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A mental health charity has been awarded a grant for its work on a community project.

Borough's young buskers in line to win street music prize

Haringey Independent: Ed Sheeran

5:30pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Two young musicians are competing to be crowned busker of the year in the country’s biggest street music competition.

Tottenham's future to be launched with 'Question Time' event tomorrow

Haringey Independent: Put your questions to David Dimbleby and the panel

4:46pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A ‘Question Time’ style panel will be part of the official unveiling of a 20-year plan for Tottenham tomorrow.

Two more parks win green flags

Haringey Independent:

1:33pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Two Haringey parks have been awarded green flag status for the first time.

Sweeping carts to be decorated with children's artwork

Haringey Independent:

12:07pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Two primary school children will have their anti-litter art painted onto the borough’s street sweeper carts.

'Madness at Manor House' leaves roads into the borough closed

Haringey Independent:

10:09am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A dramatic crash at a busy junction left roads into Haringey closed this morning.

Teenager to row for Team GB in World Championships

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A teenager will row for Team GB in the world rowing championships.

Campaigners to stage another protest over St Ann's Hospital

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

5:43pm Monday 28th July 2014

A group campaigning against plans to sell of land around St Ann’s Hospital will stage another protest.

Last chance to enter Haringey in Bloom

Haringey Independent: Flowers feature for Living August - Rachel Wilkes      (8607668)

3:16pm Monday 28th July 2014

Today is the last chance for keen gardeners to enter their prize blooms in an annual competition.

Man tasered after 'violent struggle' with police to appear in court

Haringey Independent: Police investigate suspected street attack in Sunderland

12:01pm Monday 28th July 2014

A man Tasered and arrested by police after attacking passers-by with a scaffolding pole has been charged with possesing an offensive weapon.

Police search for mysterious "local hero"

Haringey Independent:

9:48am Monday 28th July 2014

Police are today searching for an elderly “hero” who helped officers arrest a man who was attacking passers-by with a metal pole.

Children's activities at shopping centre

Haringey Independent:

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

Children can make loom bands and enjoy soft ball tennis and water walking in summer holiday activities at a shopping centre.

Elderly woman rescued from flat fire

Haringey Independent:

5:14pm Sunday 27th July 2014

An elderly woman has been rescued from a flat fire in Tottenham.

Volunteers open tranquil new garden

Haringey Independent:

7:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

People with mental health problems can find respite in a tranquil new garden.

Peace gathering on anniversary of First World War rally

Haringey Independent: Echoes of Somme: Hillingdon plans a series of events to commemorate the outbreak of the Great War

12:50pm Saturday 26th July 2014

A peace rally that sought to stop the Great War will be recreated on its 100th anniversary.

Spurs and Arsenal stars to unite for Stacey

Haringey Independent:

8:10am Saturday 26th July 2014

Former Spurs and Arsenal stars and celebrities will play in a charity derby in aid of a child suffering from a rare cancer.

Charity's badminton scheme a smash hit

Haringey Independent:

5:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

A new scheme to help people with learning disabilities play badminton has been launched.

Blaze on sixth storey of block of flats

Haringey Independent:

4:08pm Friday 25th July 2014

Fire has broken out in a block of flats.

Just the Ticket: July 25, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

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

Father and daughter take part in bike ride

Haringey Independent:

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

A father and daughter will saddle up for a bike ride to raise money for diabetes.

Deadline looms for borough in bloom competition

Haringey Independent: Penny Redman of St Andrew’s Road took the award for the best edible garden.

9:22am Friday 25th July 2014

The deadline for entries to find the best gardens of the borough will be closing soon.

The Tottenham and Wood Green Independent

Haringey Independent:

6:10am Friday 25th July 2014

Readers will have notice a change to this week's paper - The Haringey Independent has changed its name to the Tottenham and Wood Green Independent.

Huge grass fire at Tottenham marshes

Haringey Independent:

5:40pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A fire spanning an area the size of two football pitches broke out in Tottenham marshes.

Tottenham artist has one of 'Britain's best sheds'

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A Tottenham artist is in the running to win a Shed of Year award and will be featured on Channel 4 this evening.

Suspended NUT representative ordered to stay silent by council

Haringey Independent: The NUT national strike rally in Newcastle city centre.

3:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A teaching union is warring with the council over the terms of a union representative’s suspension.

Man found not guilty of Turnpike Lane murder

Haringey Independent:

2:54pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A man has been found not guilty of murdering a man who was shot near Turnpike Lane station.

Betting shop's appeal to be heard in November

Haringey Independent:

1:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A court case between a bookmaker and the council is now scheduled to take place in November.

New charity scheme for young people launched this summer

Haringey Independent:

12:13pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A new citizenship scheme for children and teenagers will hit the borough this summer.

School governor compares union rep to Nazi

Haringey Independent:

10:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

The chairman of governors at a Haringey secondary school compared a suspended trade unionist to a leading Nazi.

Primary pupils meet Wallace and Gromit

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Primary school pupils had an unexpected run-in with Wallace and Gromit when they visited a film education workshop.

Pupils release fish into home-made pond

Haringey Independent:

5:31pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

School pupils have built their own pond in Finsbury Park as part of an initiative to educate children about nature.

'Effective' teaching union representative 'unlawfully' suspended, says union

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

4:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A National Union of Teachers (NUT) representative has been “unlawfully” suspended by Haringey Council, say a union officials.

Sacked head of children's services given £679,452 after Baby P scandal

Haringey Independent: CORPORATE JOLLY: Sharon Shoesmith

3:52pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The former head of Haringey’s children’s services was awarded £679,452 of taxpayers money in the wake of the Baby P scandal, new figures have shown.

Death of 'experienced' cyclist unexplained

Haringey Independent: A verdict of death by road traffic collision was reached at Salisbury Coroners' Court

1:26pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The circumstances surrounding the death of an “experienced” cyclist and “extremely popular” doctor remain unclear, an inquest found.

'War zone' slur 'completely inappropriate', says councillor

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

10:02am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Describing Tottenham as a “war zone” is “completely inappropriate”, a long-standing councillor has said.

The 'horrifying' death of Kester David is still a mystery, say police

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A mother has spoken of her horror at being told her son might have been burned alive.

Teacher jailed for sexually assaulting a "vulnerable" 13-year-old pupil

Haringey Independent: The man appeared at Wood Green Crown Court on Friday

5:17pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A teacher who sexually abused a “vulnerable” 13-year-old boy has been jailed for 12 years.

Youth theatre named charity of the year by supermarket giant

Haringey Independent:

4:23pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

An “inclusive” theatre company have been named charity of the year by a supermarket.

Minute's silence held for "passionate" politician

Haringey Independent:

2:10pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Debate in the council chamber was halted “as a mark of respect” for the late councillor Pat Egan, who died on Saturday after months of illness.

Quiz: How well do you know Haringey?

Haringey Independent: Public bus (285)

11:50am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

How many homeowners are there in Tottenham? What proportion of people in Crouch End are Muslim? What percentage of the Wood Green population owns a car?

Fire cadets gain qualification in 'passing out parade'

Haringey Independent:

9:32am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Budding fire fighters have been given new qualifications.

Charity to open 'transformed' garden

Haringey Independent:

6:33pm Monday 21st July 2014

A charity will open a new “transformed” garden to the public.

Future of Hornsey Town Hall still uncertain

Haringey Independent:

3:30pm Monday 21st July 2014

It is time “get the ball rolling” on the development of Hornsey Town Hall, a councillor has said.

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