London Borough of Barnet

Gritting news

Volunteers encouraged to grit their street and school

Published on Wednesday 17 December 2014

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.

Residents and Schools show their true grit

Published on Friday 10 January 2014

Barnet residents are maybe in more need of canoes rather than grit at the moment, but it hasn’t stopped them from planning should the weather turn colder.

Grit my Street deadline extended

Published on Wednesday 4 December 2013

Barnet Council has extended the deadline for ‘Grit my Street’ applications and the authority is encouraging residents and schools to take advantage by signing up to the initiative.

Long Winter Finally Over

Published on Thursday 11 April 2013

Staff at Barnet Council hope they have now completed their longest winter gritting season.

Council Leader thanks gritting crews

Published on Thursday 31 January 2013

Barnet’s Council Leader, Councillor Richard Cornelius, made an early morning visit to Mill Hill Depot to thank members of the council’s gritting team.

Gritting teams working around the clock to keep borough moving

Published on Wednesday 5 December 2012

As the colder weather sets in, Barnet Council’s gritting crews are working around the clock to keep the borough’s road network safe and moving.

Council pledges grit for volunteer residents

Published on Wednesday 14 November 2012

Barnet Council is once again offering free grit and spreading equipment to residents who volunteer to clear snow from their street or outside their child's school.

Council gritters on standby ahead of winter season

Published on Tuesday 23 October 2012

Barnet Council’s gritting fleet has officially been put on standby for the first time this winter ahead of predicted cold weather.

Barnet is ‘business as usual’

Published on Monday 6 February 2012

Council run services are operating as normal following significant snow fall over the weekend.