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Better leisure centres and gyms in Barnet announce reopening plans

In the initial reopening phase, gyms, studios and pools will reopen at Burnt Oak, Hendon, Copthall...

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Barnet rogue landlords and letting agents fined £26,500 after rat and cockroach infestations

Barnet Council’s enforcement officers found that 80 Highfield Avenue, Golders Green, had not been...

Barnets rogue landlords ›

Communities come together during COVID-19 crisis

The COVID-19 crisis has been devastating for many but seen Barnet at its best with communities...

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End of term message to parents about re-opening of schools in September

All our schools have shown tremendous dedication and commitment during the COVID-19 pandemic, and...

Message to parents about re-opening of schools in September ›

Crowdfund Barnet launches funding round to help Barnet Build Back Better

Barnet Council has allocated £50,000 for Crowdfund Barnet, a new round of funding to back ideas...

Funding round to help Barnet Build Back Better ›

Barnet Libraries launch new ‘Select and Collect’ service

During the initial phase, residents are now able to pick up and return books and other library...

New ‘Select and Collect’ library service ›

Join the ‘Silly Squad’ for a virtual Summer Reading Challenge 2020

This summer, children will meet the Silly Squad; a loveable bunch of animals who run a fantastic...

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Helping children back to school

Today we have launched our “Barnet – Helping Children Back To School” campaign where we’ll...

New help for young people ›

New Barnet Covid-19 bereavement support and counselling service

The service will be delivered through Community Barnet and Mind in Barnet. Residents will be able...

Bereavement support ›

New Suicide Prevention service to offer crucial support in five London Boroughs

The service, commissioned jointly by the five North Central London Boroughs and run by the charity...

Suicide prevention helpline ›

London boroughs stand ready to help with test and trace

Camden, Hackney, Barnet and Newham Councils have been named as part of a group of councils who...

Test and trace ›

The Barnet Community Response Fund awards £50,000 to local organisations

The Barnet Community Response Fund has awarded £50,000 to 28 of Barnet’s local voluntary,...

Barnet Community Response Fund ›

Barnet First magazine

The Summer 2020 edition of our council magazine, Barnet First, is out now and packed full of news...

Barnet First magazine ›

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