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 maintained the last-year's record-breaking 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

The 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.

Chaos ends in teen stabbing at illegal Finsbury Park rave

Haringey Independent:

1:38pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A teenager was stabbed as hundreds of people descended on Finsbury Park for an illegal rave last night.

Ambitious teenagers collect their GCSE results

Haringey Independent:

12:53pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The overall statistics are yet to come in but the borough is full of smiling teenagers with big plans for the future as they collect their GCSE results.

Northumberland Park School pupils celebrate GCSE results

Haringey Independent:

11:07am Thursday 21st August 2014

GCSE successes were celebrated at Northumberland Park Community School this morning.

Teens to collect GCSE results today

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

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

Hunt continues for mystery woman after 'local character' left in coma for seven weeks

Haringey Independent:

5:34pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

The aunt of a man left fighting for his life in a seven-week long coma after an attack has said her nephew’s condition has “destroyed” her.

Underground air raid shelter discovered by engineers

Haringey Independent:

2:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Engineers discovered a mystery Second World War air raid shelter while planning a sewer upgrade in Tottenham.

Special meeting to be held in honour of Councillor Pat Egan

Haringey Independent:

12:26pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Members of the public are invited to a special council meeting to celebrate the life of the late Councillor Pat Egan.

Highgate pub wins real ale award

Haringey Independent: Become official beer taster for Oddbins

9:52am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A Highgate pub has been given the thumbs up by a real ale society.

Household store to raise money for cancer research charity

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A household store has set its sights on raising money for a cancer charity after making more than £6,000 for a children’s hospital last year.

Haringey no longer "worst performer" in property value slump

Haringey Independent:

5:40pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The average house price in Haringey has continued to drop - but the borough no longer has one of the top five fastest falling property prices.

Borough's 'fantastic' A-level results beat national average

Haringey Independent:

4:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Students in the borough have beaten the national average when it comes to A-level results.

Gang jailed for smashing into luxury watch shop

Haringey Independent:

3:15pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A Tottenham man is part of a gang jailed for smashing their way into a luxury watch shop in a shopping centre.

Concerns raised over delays to estate maintenance work

Haringey Independent:

1:29pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Leaseholders and tenants have raised concerns over delays to vital maintenance work on their homes.

Landmark buildings to be opened to public

Haringey Independent:

12:01pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Landmark buildings will be opened to the public for a weekend.

Family appeal for witnesses after man left in coma

Haringey Independent:

9:36am Tuesday 19th August 2014

The family of a man left in a coma after an attack have made an emotional appeal for help.

Charity calls for donations of old cars

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A children’s charity is calling on drivers to donate their old car.

Royal Mail confirms special delivery service for Hornsey

Haringey Independent: A Royal Mail post box

5:20pm Monday 18th August 2014

Royal Mail has confirmed it will offer a special delivery service following the closure of its Hornsey depot.

St Ann's Hospital campaigners take battle to council

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

4:10pm Monday 18th August 2014

A group campaigning against plans to sell of land around St Ann’s Hospital is asking the council to reject the proposals.

New councillor to be elected in borough by-election

Haringey Independent:

2:30pm Monday 18th August 2014

A new councillor will be elected to fill the seat left by the late Pat Egan in a by-election held on October 2.

Former soldiers trek across Arctic to raise £13,500

Haringey Independent:

11:53am Monday 18th August 2014

Two former soldiers raised £13,500 for charity by trekking hundreds of miles across the Arctic Circle.

Man arrested after fan invades pitch during Spurs game

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

10:06am Monday 18th August 2014

A man has been arrested after a fan ran onto the pitch during a match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur.

MP launches campaign for step free access at train stations

Haringey Independent:

12:40pm Sunday 17th August 2014

An MP has launched a campaign for step free access at train stations.

Donate old clothes and toys to help fight heart disease

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

People are urged to clear out their wardrobes and donate bags of unwanted clothes to help beat heart disease.

Hospital protest meeting

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

4:37pm Friday 15th August 2014

A meeting will be held to discuss plans to sell parts of a hospital’s site for housing.

Safety measures for busy junction

Haringey Independent: Church Hill residents by the new speed table

4:30pm Friday 15th August 2014

New safety measures have been proposed for a busy junction.

Just the Ticket: August 15, 2014

Haringey Independent: 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.

Free lunches to be served

Haringey Independent:

5:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Free lunches will be served to emphasise how much food is wasted each year.

North London A-level results - live

Haringey Independent:

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.

Grant for art club

Haringey Independent: Art - Understanding Colour

4:34pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A project has been launched to help long term unemployed people gain skills.

Identical grades, but twins will go their separate ways

Haringey Independent:

3:10pm Thursday 14th August 2014

They are identical in every way – and twins Mario and Omario Brown even received a mirror image of each other’s grades.

Celebrations all around for A-level students

Haringey Independent:

2:15pm Thursday 14th August 2014

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

School celebrates continued improvement

Haringey Independent:

1:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A Catholic school is celebrating another year of strong A-level results.

A-level joy for students

Haringey Independent:

11:32am Thursday 14th August 2014

Nerves were jangling and the tension was palpable as pupils from across the borough get their A-level results.

Councillors vow to tackle fly tipping problem

Haringey Independent:

9:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

Councillors have vowed to put a stop to fly tipping after tonnes of rubbish began appearing in the borough’s streets.

Nervous wait for exam results finally over

Haringey Independent: RAISING STANDARDS: The two-year Schools Challenge Cymru scheme is the latest in a series of measures to drive up Welsh exam results.

5:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

Students face an agonising wait this morning as they find out the exam results that could shape the rest of their lives.

Housing campaign group to hold public meeting

Haringey Independent:

5:30pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A protest group will be hold a meeting tomorrow to organise its campaign over the possible demolition of council housing.

Unemployment stubbornly high in Tottenham

Haringey Independent: Mixed results on North-East employment

4:30pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Unemployment remains stubbornly high in Tottenham, as it continues to stand at the top of the London unemployment table.

Anger over plans to build beer garden at new pub

Haringey Independent:

3:30pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

People fearing late-night noise from a new pub's beer garden raised their concerns at a meeting.

Families in Haringey owe more than £100,000 in debt repayments

Haringey Independent: You can’t borrow your way out of debt

1:55pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Families in Haringey owe more than £10,000 in debt repayments, figures show.

Parks to receive extra £500,000 to cover improvement costs

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

11:30am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Parks will receive an extra £500,000 after the council made three times more money from events than it expected.

Church gears up for 10th anniversary

Haringey Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A church is gearing up for its 10th anniversary with a £600,000 fundraising target.






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