Published on Thursday 18 December 2014 in Council and democracy news
Barnet Council is asking residents for their views on its strategic plan and financial strategy to 2020, including ways in which it can meet its £90 million budget gap.
Published on Wednesday 17 December 2014 in Gritting news
Barnet Council is offering 20 adopted residential roads and 20 schools a chance to receive a one tonne bag of grit and tools to keep their pavements safe during the winter period.
Published on Tuesday 16 December 2014 in Business news
Residents are being warned to be on their guard in the run up to Christmas after trading standards officers seized hundreds of items of suspected counterfeit designer goods during a raid on a shop.
Published on Tuesday 16 December 2014 in Housing and community news
Early plans of a new building which will replace a community centre destroyed by fire have been unveiled.
Published on Monday 15 December 2014 in Public Health news
The West London Alliance (WLA)* has been awarded £1.2M from the DCLG’s Transformation Challenge Award fund to pilot an innovative programme that will integrate employment and mental health support.
Published on Monday 15 December 2014 in Libraries news
A short story writing competition has been launched for young people aged 11 to 16.
Published on Friday 12 December 2014 in Adult social care news
Residents are being asked for their views on proposals for how the council implements changes to the way it provides adult social care as part of the Care Act 2014.
Published on Friday 12 December 2014 in Parks, sport and leisure news
Do you have what it takes to go up against high-level athletes at sports such as netball, basketball and street dancing?
Published on Tuesday 9 December 2014 in Parks, sport and leisure news
A £327,000 project to transform a Cricklewood playground into a brand new ‘pocket park’ is now complete and residents are being invited to celebrate the official opening on Sunday 14th December.
Published on Monday 8 December 2014 in Rubbish, waste and recycling news
Barnet Council has announced its revised waste and recycling collection schedule for the Christmas period.
Published on Thursday 4 December 2014 in Business news
Businesses across Barnet are gearing up for what will inevitably be the busiest shopping period of the year – beginning with Small Business Saturday on 6th December.
Published on Wednesday 3 December 2014 in Regeneration news
Barnet Council has welcomed the announcement that it is set to receive a £56million boost to bring the development of one of its major regeneration schemes forward.
Published on Wednesday 3 December 2014 in Parking, roads and pavements news
Last night (Tuesday 2 December), Barnet Council’s Policy and Resources Committee agreed on measures that will bring free parking to all Barnet town centres and council run car parks, just in time for the Christmas shopping period.
Published on Tuesday 2 December 2014 in Housing and community news
A property company which crudely converted a three bedroom house into a seven bedroom property which it then let out, has been fined £25,000.
Published on Tuesday 2 December 2014 in Council and democracy news
Barnet Council has published its outline plan for the rest of the decade ahead of debate at the Council’s Policy and Resources Committee today (2 December).
Published on Tuesday 2 December 2014 in Parks, sport and leisure news
A Barnet based community group has found out that they have won £50,000 from the national competition The People’s Millions.
Published on Monday 1 December 2014 in Council and democracy news
The Mayor of Barnet, Councillor Hugh Rayner visited the newly opened school, The Orion, to plant 2000 snowdrop bulbs in remembrance of the children that lost their lives in the Holocaust.
Published on Friday 28 November 2014 in Children, young people and families news
Barnet Council’s Leader has today welcomed the announcement that the council is set to receive more than £500,000 for two projects aimed at helping people into work.
Published on Thursday 27 November 2014 in Council and democracy news
Officers seized seven blue badges and are investigating 20 potential cases of fraud following a joint operation.
Published on Thursday 27 November 2014 in Adult social care news
An initiative to give people a warm place to go when temperatures dip is seeking volunteers to give a little of their spare time to help out.
Published on Thursday 27 November 2014 in Parks, sport and leisure news
Residents are being asked to give their views on ways in which the Council can help to improve sporting and physical activity levels of adults and children in the Borough.
Published on Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Schools and education news
Pupils, parents and staff joined the Bishop of London today to celebrate the official opening of Millbrook Park Church of England Primary School.
Published on Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Council tax and benefits news
Barnet Council is carrying out a supplementary consultation into options for changes to Council Tax Support (CTS) in the borough.
Published on Tuesday 25 November 2014 in Regeneration news
Barnet Council has made revised offers to leaseholders on the West Hendon Estate.
Published on Tuesday 25 November 2014 in Schools and education news
Residents now have a week left to have their say on Barnet Council’s consultation on the future delivery of the Education and Skills Service.
Published on Monday 24 November 2014 in Health and wellbeing news
Barnet Council Supports National HIV Testing Week on 22 to 29 November.
Published on Monday 24 November 2014 in Council and democracy news
Childs Hill Park is in with a chance of winning the Big Lottery Fund’s People’s Millions competition.
Published on Tuesday 18 November 2014 in Children, young people and families news
Last Friday (14 November), Barnet was represented by two young residents at the UK Youth Parliament debate which took place at House of Commons.
Published on Tuesday 18 November 2014 in Schools and education news
A trio of north London schools are today seeing stars today after winning awards from Transport for London.
Published on Monday 17 November 2014 in Libraries news
Barnet Council has opened public consultation on possible options for the future of the library service.