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London Jewish Cultural Centre to leave Golders Green

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5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A centre which provides care, support and activities for people in the Jewish community is set to leave its Golders Green home.

New Rabbi joins synagogue

Harrow Times:

2:20pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A new rabbi hopes to inspire the Jewish community to find out more about their faith.

Seven-year-old donates old toys and clothes to charity

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5:30pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A seven-year-old has been likened to Mother Theresa after she rounded up bags of toys and clothes to send to children in need.

'Looking to the future' - JFS vows to turn bad Ofsted report around

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11:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A "disappointed" headteacher has vowed to tackle the challenge of improving his school head on after it was criticised in an Ofsted report.

'Charlie carried me through' - mother completes charity race in memory of son

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1:10pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A mother said the atmosphere was "electric" as she crossed the finish line of a charity race she ran in memory of her seven-year-old son.

Fire walkers step out over sizzling hot coals for charity

Harrow Times:

3:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Fire walkers stepped on sizzling hot coals to raise thousands of pounds for a hospice.

Farm holds open day for people with learning disabilities

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4:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Confidence levels soared as adults with learning disabilities visited a farm to take part in a variety of activities.

Free honey and apples to celebration Jewish New Year

Harrow Times:

9:10am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Shoppers can celebrate the Jewish New Year with a Rabbi.

'Loveable' family dog mauled by three rampaging pitbulls

Harrow Times:

2:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A dog owner has spoken of the terrifying moment her pet was pounced on and mauled by three rampaging pitbulls.

Detectives seize almost £10m of heroin

Harrow Times: Police warn heroin users after recent death in Watford

8:27am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Detectives arrested three men after swooping on a £9.5million drug handover.

Daredevil, 83, takes part in charity skydive

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1:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

An 83-year-old daredevil who jumped out of a plane for charity said he “absolutely loved" the feeling of freefalling.

Take part in Mitzvah Day 2014

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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.

Neighbours' fury as yobs 'wreak havoc'

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5:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Neighbours are at their wits' end with yobs who are “wreaking havoc” on their road by using it as a public toilet and destroying their garden fences.

Historical paving stones 'chucked over with cement'

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3:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

Historic paving stones on a path leading to a busy car park have been "destroyed" after cement was poured over them.

Fifth man charged in Hendon murder

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10:03am Monday 15th September 2014

A 21-year-old has been charged with the murder of a man in Hendon.

Award for abandoned park

Harrow Times:

11:10am Monday 15th September 2014

A campaign group has been given an award for transforming a neglected patch of land into an “outstanding” park.

Take part in over 55s sports games

Harrow Times:

8:50am Monday 15th September 2014

Men and women over 55 can form a sports team to compete against people from other boroughs.

Take part in trampolining classes

Harrow Times: Kate Galloway being helped by trampoline coach Lisa Lowe

6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Children and teenagers can put some spring in their step at a trampolining club.

Friends to kayak the channel for Alzheimer's charity

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8:30am Sunday 14th September 2014

Brothers are getting ready to cross the English Channel in kayaks to help raise money for a dementia charity.

It's Space Invaders, Jim, but not as we know it

Harrow Times:

5:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

A former programming student is celebrating reaching the next level after his video game was downloaded more than 3,000 times.

Halfway point reached in Stonegrove Regeneration Scheme

Harrow Times:

1:13pm Friday 12th September 2014

An “ambitious” project to build new housing is halfway to completion – ten years after it first began.

MPs discuss anti-Semitic attacks in north London

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3:40pm Thursday 11th September 2014

MPs discussed how to tackle the rising number of anti-Semitic attacks in north London.

Children have 'magical day out' at theatre

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11:20am Friday 12th September 2014

Children receiving hospital treatment had a “magical” day out at the theatre.

Councillor to lead cycle ride

Harrow Times: Families preparing to pedal together

7:10am Saturday 13th September 2014

A councillor will lead a public cycle ride tomorrow.

'I'm either crazy or a hero' - 83-year-old in charity skydive

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5:30pm Thursday 11th September 2014

An 83-year-old daredevil is set to plunge thousands of feet in a charity skydive.

New sports centre would be a 'great thumbs up' for Borehamwood

Harrow Times:

11:02am Thursday 11th September 2014

Plans to build a new sports centre prove “businesses have faith in Borehamwood”, according to the council leader.

Celebrate life of suffragette

Harrow Times: Emily – the Making of a Militant Suffragette

1:10pm Thursday 11th September 2014

An artist will reveal his painting of a suffragette during a history walk to celebrate her life.

Free books for children

Harrow Times: Diary of a Wimpy Kid author to sign books in Kingston

9:10am Friday 12th September 2014

A library is backing a campaign to get children reading by giving away free books.

Musical shows to mark start of First World War

Harrow Times: Lynn Radnedge performing When the Poppies Bloom Again

11:10am Thursday 11th September 2014

Musical shows to mark the start of the First World War will be held across the borough.

Applications for secondary schools now open in Potters Bar

Harrow Times:

8:58am Thursday 11th September 2014

The application process for secondary school places is now open in Potters Bar.

Rats run amok in street where children play

Harrow Times:

11:21am Wednesday 10th September 2014

Rats have been spotted running amok in a busy street where children play.

Coffee shop owner 'humiliated' after bailiff demands cash in front of customers

Harrow Times:

5:30pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A coffee shop owner felt “humiliated and sick” when a bailiff turned up claiming she was in thousands of pounds of debt.

Positive report for disability charity

Harrow Times: Care Quality Commission

9:40am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A care service for people with learning disabilities has received a positive inspection report.

Lorry bursts into flames on motorway

Harrow Times:

10:10am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A large lorry burst into flames on the busy motorway during rush hour this morning.

Giant duck helps raise awareness for diabetes

Harrow Times:

11:10am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A giant duck joined bank workers on a charity walk to raise awareness for diabetes.

Historic 250-year-old pub to become block of flats

Harrow Times: Childs Hill councillor Jack Cohen wants the owners to go public with their plans for the former live music hub

4:20pm Monday 8th September 2014

A historic pub that will be demolished to make way for a block of flats is "a sign the times are changing”.

Son to run two marathons in memory of father

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5:30pm Monday 8th September 2014

A son has set himself a goal of raising £10,000 to help buy a new ambulance for a charity his late father was passionate about.

Beekeepers society to hold 100th honey show

Harrow Times:

9:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Beekeepers are inviting people to sample some of their honey and find out more about the “gorgeous” creatures.

University creates 'green walls' made out of plants

Harrow Times:

1:30pm Monday 8th September 2014

A university is leading a project that could change the way plants are used to help tackle the growing problem of air pollution.

Cricketers raise hundreds at charity tournament

Harrow Times:

11:10am Monday 8th September 2014

Cricketers played a tournament against teams from other countries to raise hundreds for an education charity.

Meeting to discuss free school campaign

Harrow Times: 'We'll help teaching come alive' - church launches campaign for new free school

8:34am Monday 8th September 2014

People backing plans to open a new church-run free school will hold a meeting to discuss their campaign.

Murder investigation after baby dies

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2:03pm Saturday 6th September 2014

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a baby in Barnet.

EastEnders star to raise money for diabetes

Harrow Times: Business support event comes to Wycombe' Metro Bank

3:39pm Friday 5th September 2014

An EastEnders star will join bank workers in an annual walk to raise money for a diabetes charity.

Free policing event for Somalis

Harrow Times: Transport police division has only five minority background officers

5:20am Monday 8th September 2014

Somalis will be given free advice on how to join the police force at a special event.

McDonald's staff help clear streets of litter

Harrow Times:

12:30pm Sunday 7th September 2014

Community spirited volunteers rolled up their sleeves to help clean the streets of litter.

True colours will shine through at art exhibition

Harrow Times:

7:10am Sunday 7th September 2014

Students’ true colours will shine through when they hold an art exhibition.

Children celebrate new school year on a high after 'excellent' inspection

Harrow Times:

1:10pm Friday 5th September 2014

Teachers have vowed they will not rest on their laurels after their school was rated ‘excellent’ in a report.

Council was advised not to throw out complaints regarding Mayor of Barnet

Harrow Times: Cllr Hugh Rayner

10:39am Friday 5th September 2014

Barnet Borough Council ignored advice to hear all complaints relating to Mayor of Barnet Hugh Rayner at a disciplinary panel, a Freedom of Information request has revealed.

Celebrate World Peace Day

Harrow Times:

9:14am Friday 5th September 2014

People will celebrate the diverse cultures and traditions from across the world at a peace party.

Mayor of Barnet cleared at leader's panel

Harrow Times:

9:09pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Mayor of Barnet Hugh Rayner has been cleared after he was accused of failing to declare his role as a landlord at council meetings and abusing his position as a councillor.


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