Do you need any inspiration this Mitzvah Day?

Haringey Independent:

5:10pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

With a range of challenges to choose from, there is no excuse not to get involved in this year’s Mitzvah Day.

Rapid turnaround for previously failing school

Haringey Independent:

4:44pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A school has gone from being in ‘special measures’ to being rated ‘outstanding’ in record fast time.

Man describes horror of 'black gunge' pouring through train vents

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

1:11pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A man has described being covered in mysterious “black gunge” during his commute this morning.

Anti-terror police arrest man in north west London

Haringey Independent:

11:42am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of making improvised explosive devices in Iraq in 2007.

Two men deny murdering Polish construction worker

Haringey Independent: Mr Malinkowski was described as a hard working man with no obvious enemies

11:20am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Two men accused of murdering a Polish construction worker yesterday denied the charges in court.

Commuters affected as Manor House tube station evacuated

Haringey Independent:

9:37am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Transport chaos has hit commuters this morning due to fire at Manor House underground station.

Literary and scientific society to hold annual book fair

Haringey Independent: The York Book Fair at York Racecourse. Picture : Garry Atkinson.Reporters Ring Paul on 07968 725904 and organiser Janette Ray on 07803941307 (9438846)

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Highgate Literary and Scientific Institution will hold its annual book fair this Saturday.

Future of Muswell Hill Wetherspoon pub still undecided

Haringey Independent:

10:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Impassioned speeches were given by people living around the site of a proposed new Wetherspoon pub at a Haringey Council licensing committee meeting this evening.

Tube drivers announce more strikes on the way

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

6:01pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Tube strikes are set to hit Haringey as London Underground workers plan more industrial action.

Haringey Council: "We're facing some very difficult decisions"

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

4:35pm Monday 22nd September 2014

The council is launching a public consultation on budget cuts, saying there are “some very tough decisions to be made”.

Young readers complete 'mystical maze' book challenge

Haringey Independent:

1:46pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Keen young readers celebrated completing a reading challenge.

Tributes paid to 'legendary' principal

Haringey Independent:

11:49am Monday 22nd September 2014

Teachers and councillors have paid tribute to a “legendary” college principal who died last week.

Crowds gather for Lordship Fest

Haringey Independent:

9:37am Monday 22nd September 2014

Crowds gathered in Lordship Rec this weekend for the return of a festival.

Muswell Hill roads to be closed for seven weeks

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

There will be disruption in Muswell Hill from today as two streets are resurfaced by the council.

Find out more about mental health services

Haringey Independent:

12:30pm Sunday 21st September 2014

People can find out more about community and mental health services at an NHS trust's general meeting.

Hidden River Festival celebrates clean water

Haringey Independent:

12:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

The second annual festival celebrating a hidden river in east London takes place today.

Finsbury Park Community Games held today

Haringey Independent: Concerns have been raised over more music concerts in Finsbury Park

6:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A sports day which aims to bring people together will be held later today.

Explore architectural gems with Open House festival

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Architectural gems across the borough will be open to the public as Open House Weekend visits the borough.

Hornsey sorting office closes despite strong opposition

Haringey Independent: A Royal Mail post box

5:40pm Friday 19th September 2014

A sorting office opened for the last time yesterday despite strong opposition to its closure.

Tottenham man pleads guilty to hit-and-run

Haringey Independent:

3:40pm Friday 19th September 2014

A man arrested in Tottenham after a hit-and-run pleaded guilty in court this morning.

Controversial Wetherspoon pub decision to be given Monday

Haringey Independent:

1:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

A licensing decision on a controversial application for a pub in Muswell Hill is due on Monday.

Gym to offer free passes for National Fitness Day

Haringey Independent:

11:40am Friday 19th September 2014

A gym is encouraging people to get involved with National Fitness Day.

New street festival comes to Harringay

Haringey Independent: The Harringay market is filled with products made in Haringey.

9:30am Friday 19th September 2014

A new street festival will hit Harringay later this month.

NHS body to hold public meeting next week

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

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

School to celebrate diversity with international recipe book

Haringey Independent:

5:20pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A school that marked International World Food Day with a feast now hopes to compile a recipe book.

Man charged with hit and run

Haringey Independent:

3:37pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A man arrested in Tottenham after a hit-and-run has been charged.

Take the High Road - Tottenham school votes on Scottish independence

Haringey Independent:

12:50pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A primary school held its own referendum on Scottish independence.

Heart disease charity launches Bag It appeal

Haringey Independent:

11:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

A heart disease charity is appealing for donations as part of its Bag It Beat It campaign.

Man arrested as hit-and-run leaves woman in 'serious' condition

Haringey Independent:

9:28am Thursday 18th September 2014

A man has been arrested in Tottenham after a hit-and-run crash during a car chase.

Police search for abandoned children's relatives

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

Police are appealing for help finding the parents of four children abandoned in Wood Green.

Housing plans will worsen GP crisis, says health watchdog

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A health watchdog said the GP shortage in Tottenham Hale is set to worsen due to planned housing developments.

Nominations for teaching excellence award open

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

3:47pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Nominations for an annual award celebrating success in education are now open.

Shops given striking make-over

Haringey Independent:

2:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Three shop fronts on West Green Road have been given startling make-overs.

Tottenham man shot dead by police

Haringey Independent:

11:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A 40-year-old man shot dead by police earlier this month is from Tottenham, a police watchdog has said.

Sleep outdoors to raise cash for homelessness charity

Haringey Independent:

9:43am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A homelessness charity will raise money with a sponsored sleep out.

Cyclist travels Suffolk coast for children's charity

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A cyclist from Muswell Hill has raised more than £800 for a children’s charity by biking around Suffolk.

Concerns raised as Children's Services overspend by £2 million

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

9:09pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Concerns were raised over council spending on both Adult and Children’s Services in a Haringey Council meeting this evening.

Green Party announce bid to gain MPs in Haringey

Haringey Independent: A vote being entered at the ballot box

6:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Haringey Green Party has announced both of its Haringey candidates for the May 2015 election.

Cinema fundraise for mental health charity with Robin Williams screening

Haringey Independent:

5:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A cinema raised more than £300 for a mental health charity by screening a Robin Williams film.

MP David Lammy: GP shortage is 'unacceptable'

Haringey Independent: Tottenham MP David Lammy

2:43pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

MP David Lammy has branded the shortage of GPs in Tottenham “unacceptable” and says he will urgently raise the issue with the health secretary.

NHS will focus on Tottenham as GP crisis revealed

Haringey Independent:

11:41am Tuesday 16th September 2014

The NHS has promised to focus on Tottenham following a damning report by a health watchdog.

Council announces plans to expand primary schools

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

9:31am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Haringey Council has launched three consultations on the expansion of primary schools as increased demand is set to leave 310 children without a school place by 2024.

Gluten-free baker is crowned rising star

Haringey Independent:

5:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A baker has proved gluten-free bread can rise to any occasion by winning a top prize.

Take part in Mitzvah Day 2014

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

Mitzvah Day 2014 is almost here, and the Times & Independent Series is working with organisers to encourage readers to take part in meaningful, enjoyable challenges.

Waste disposal company to hold drop-in morning

Haringey Independent:

5:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

Waste disposal company Veolia will hold an environmental advice drop-in tomorrow.

Spurs release statement in line with takeover code

Haringey Independent: SPURS STADIUM DISASTER FRONT.jpg

2:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

Spurs has released a statement acknowledging that another business has expressed an interest in buying the club.

Antwerp Arms group move one step closer to buying match-day pub

Haringey Independent: Members of the Antwerp Arms Association outside the Antwerp Arms

12:47pm Monday 15th September 2014

A group in Tottenham have moved one step closer to buying their local pub.

Spurs stadium project - are we asking the correct questions?

Haringey Independent: But the club confirmed to the Haringey Independent that the one-tier 'Kop-style' stand, depicted in earlier designs, remains part of its plans

12:24pm Monday 15th September 2014

There’s a certain irony in the fact that the discussion over Tottenham Hotspur shifting grounds seems to be built upon permanently shifting grounds.

Tube delays across the borough this morning

Haringey Independent: Law students will walk from Walthamstow Central Underground Station to Brixton Underground Station.

9:34am Monday 15th September 2014

London Underground trains have been delayed through the borough this morning due to a problem with the Victoria line.

Wood Green driver charged with hit-and-run

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

A Wood Green driver has been charged with the attempted murder following a hit-and-run in Harlesden.

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