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Litter picking equipment available for Barnet community groups this summer

This money is a ‘one off’ fund for the council to support community groups in the borough by giving them equipment to carry out their own litter picking events. This offer will be available until the funding is fully allocated.

Dog rescued from roof – Hackney

Firefighters rescued an inquisitive Staffordshire bull terrier who got stuck on the roof of her owner’s house in Alkham Road in Hackney.

Three-year-old Willow had managed to escape through a window in the loft conversion of the three-storey terraced house …

Basement fire – Islington

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a basement fire on Liverpool Road in Islington.

Part of the basement of a mid-terraced block of flats was damaged by fire. There were no reports of any injuries.

The …

Two arrested in connection with Maths A’Level paper leak

On Sunday, 16 June, an allegation was made by an examination board that a 2019 ‘A Level’ Maths paper had been leaked by a third party on social media.

Officers recorded the allegation as an offence under the Theft Act …

Funeral Eulogy Of Christos Christofias For Demetris Christofias On Behalf Of The Family

All those you honoured when you were alive are crying.

‘I speak the language of international law’, Tsipras tells Erdogan 

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras underlined on Tuesday that he speaks the language of international law, the language of rationalism, truth and determination.

Tsipras, who addressed the officers of the Greek military force in Cyprusnat their campus in Malounta, where …

Funeral Eulogy By The General Secretary Of The C.C. Of AKEL Andros Kyprianou At The Funeral Of Demetris Christofias

“And don’t say that I have accomplished anything grand,

Cyprus Missing Persons committee announces recovery of human remains in Lapithos, Cyprus 

A bi-communal excavation team recovered on Monday bone fragments belonging to one person at a site in occupied Lapithos, the Committee on Missing Persons announced Tuesday.

In 2019 so far, the CMP has exhumed the remains of 18 individuals, the …

Cyprus bids farewell to former President Demetris Christofias 

The people of Cyprus bid on Tuesday farewell to former President, Demetris Christofias, who passed away last Friday at the age of 72. He also served as President of the House of Representatives and leader of Cyprus’ communist party, AKEL.…

Unitas Youth Zone opens with Barnet’s Greatest Show

The opening of the amazing Unitas, Barnet Youth Zone

Over 1,000 people celebrated Barnet’s ‘greatest show’ as the borough’s OnSide Youth Zone, Unitas, officially opened its doors to young people.

The grand opening for the centre on Sunday 23 June,