Teacher jailed 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.

A minute's silence held for the late Councillor Pat Egan

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 awarded a new qualification.

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.

Dinosaurs to invade shopping centre

Haringey Independent:

1:30pm Monday 21st July 2014

Dinosaurs are set to invade a shopping centre as the school holidays hit.

Number of tributes to 'hugely respected' Councillor Pat Egan grows

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

11:42am Monday 21st July 2014

Tributes are pouring in from friends and colleagues of Labour councillor Pat Egan, who died on Saturday.

Labour councillor 'motivated by his passion' dies

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

10:15am Monday 21st July 2014

A long-standing councillor who was "motivated by his passion" died this weekend.

Betting firm to take council to court this week

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Monday 21st July 2014

A bookmaker will take the council to court this week as it appeals against a decision to refuse it a betting licence.

Church to recreate 100-year-old service

Haringey Independent:

1:00pm Sunday 20th July 2014

A church will commemorate war veterans with a special service this evening.

Take a tour of war-torn Crouch End

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Trained guides will give a war-themed tour of Crouch End.

Campaign group throw Irish ceilidh

Haringey Independent:

1:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

A campaign group will throw a ceilidh in support of Palestine.

Best dressed dogs to raise money for hospice

Haringey Independent: snow dog.JPG

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

An annual dog show returns to the borough to raise money for a hospice.

'Dangerous' rapist jailed for 17 years

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

5:30pm Friday 18th July 2014

A “dangerous” rapist was jailed for 17 years at Wood Green Crown Court yesterday.

Tottenham regeneration to be launched with 'Question Time' panel

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

3:50pm Friday 18th July 2014

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

Just the Ticket: July 18, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

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

Chef for celebs opens cafe at rail station

Haringey Independent:

2:27pm Friday 18th July 2014

A rail station has been given the celebrity treatment with the arrival of a new cafe.

Haringey's children's service must improve, say inspectors

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

12:35pm Friday 18th July 2014

Independent inspectors have said the borough’s children’s services need to improve.

Church to launch war-time history project

Haringey Independent:

9:32am Friday 18th July 2014

A church has big plans to stage an exhibition of its war-time history.

College student celebrates university success

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A past student of a Tottenham college is celebrating academic success.

Caretaker karate-kicked in front of child

Haringey Independent: MAN ASSAULTED: Police are hunting a man who assaulted a man who intervened in an altercation in Redcar

5:40pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A caretaker from a children’s centre suffered a broken rib after being suddenly attacked.

Men arrested over 'violent' armed robbery at casino

Haringey Independent: MAN ASSAULTED: Police are hunting a man who assaulted a man who intervened in an altercation in Redcar

3:53pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A group of men have been arrested after a “violent” armed robbery at a games arcade.

Stay cool in the heat, people warned

Haringey Independent: The crash, which involved a London Ambulance Service vehicle and a car, happened at around 2pm

3:20pm Thursday 17th July 2014

People are being urged to take extra care in the sun as temperatures are set to soar to 32 degrees.

Protesters oppose the sale of mental health hospital land

Haringey Independent:

1:04pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Protesters unhappy with the sale of land around St Ann’s Hospital gathered outside a consultation meeting last night.

New development heralds the future of social housing

Haringey Independent:

11:59am Thursday 17th July 2014

"Crucial" new social housing has been unveiled.

Teachers 'absolutely delighted' as school leaves special measures

Haringey Independent:

9:39am Thursday 17th July 2014

A once failing primary school is celebrating after being taken out of special measures by inspectors.

Man accused of stabbing nurse to death appears in court

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

A man charged with stabbing a nurse to death in the street appeared in court.

Tennis lovers get new courts

Haringey Independent:

5:44pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Tennis lovers can relive Wimbledon moments on three brand new courts.

Iconic building to be sold directly to developers

Haringey Independent: The volunteer-run Ward’s Corner Coalition, made up of community stakeholders, has spent the past seven years compiling its own designs

3:28pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

An iconic building is set to be sold to developers as part of major redevelopment in Seven Sisters.

The end of Harringay Market: 'It was a dream'

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

1:35pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

The founder of a market says the decision to close it was “difficult”.

Spurs stadium: planning expert said it should not go ahead

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

12:02pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A senior Tory politician overruled a planning inspector to give the Spurs stadium the green light, a report reveals.

St Ann's planning meeting tonight

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 16th July 2014

The council will hold a public meeting on the proposed development plans for a hospital site this evening.

Brazilian martial arts experts bring their moves to Tottenham

Haringey Independent:

9:47am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Martial arts experts will are set to bring their moves to the borough.

Regeneration in Tottenham: 'It's not about moving people out'

Haringey Independent: Haringey Borough Council attacked for inquiry

10:06pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A councillor rejected claims that he is “gentrifying” Tottenham when he faced campaigners at a council meeting.

'Devious' gambling addict jailed for cheating top art gallery

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A fraudster who stole more than £150,000 from a top London art gallery to pay off gambling debts has today been jailed.

Investigation after police who questioned Arsenal star seen enjoying hospitality

Haringey Independent:

4:23pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Three police officers have been photographed enjoying the hospitality of an Arsenal player.

Tottenham MP David Lammy: CPO decision is 'a relief'

Haringey Independent: Tottenham MP David Lammy

2:11pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

An MP says the recent decision allowing Spurs to begin work on their new stadium is "a relief".

Sports teams triumph in youth games

Haringey Independent:

11:39am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Young sports stars are celebrating after triumphing in a city-wide sports competition.

Dragon author gets children's reading challenge to flying start

Haringey Independent:

9:44am Tuesday 15th July 2014

An award-winning children’s illustrator has launched the borough’s Summer Reading Challenge.

Mother and baby in 'serious' condition after hit-and-run

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

A hit-and-run in Green Lanes has left a mother and baby in a serious condition in hospital.

Stadium CPO was 'the correct decision', says Spurs supporters' trust

Haringey Independent: Spurs captain Michael Dawson and winger Aaron Lennon stand on the site of where the new 56,000-seater stadium will be built

5:48pm Monday 14th July 2014

Tottenham Hotspur Supporters' Trust says the recent planning decision allowing the Spurs’ stadium to be built is the “correct” one.

Union says nation-wide strike was 'well-supported' in the borough

Haringey Independent:

3:48pm Monday 14th July 2014

Union members picketed the civic centre as public sector workers across the borough went on strike.

Tottenham MP rejects claims that he is not 'honest' about Spurs stadium

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

1:57pm Monday 14th July 2014

Tottenham’s MP has hit back at constituents who have accused him of representing Tottenham Hotspur rather than his voters in parliament.

'Professional' killer gets 38 years for shooting gang boss

Haringey Independent:

12:40pm Monday 14th July 2014

A contract killer has been sentenced to 38 years behind bars for murdering a gang leader and shooting his getaway driver.

Teenager charged with murder of South London student

Haringey Independent:

10:59am Monday 14th July 2014

A teenager has been charged with stabbing a London student to death.

In pictures: Hornsey Music Festival 2014

Haringey Independent:

9:56am Monday 14th July 2014

A three-day music festival benefited from the good weather this weekend, with crowds of people turning up to enjoy an array of performances.

Go Ape for Alexandra Palace

Haringey Independent: Alexandra Park and Palace

6:00am Monday 14th July 2014

Alexandra Palace may get its own tree-top playground following a proposal from an outdoor adventure company.

Irish band to throw Hornsey Music Festival closing party

Haringey Independent:

1:00pm Sunday 13th July 2014

A three-day music festival will throw its closing party this evening.






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