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    Property company hid planning breach

    A property company which illegally converted a house into seven flats and then attempted to exploit a technicality of planning law, will not be able to sidestep enforcement action, a court has ruled.

    Last updated: 15 August, 2017

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    Council’s £1.5million commitment to street repairs

    As part of the Taking Care of Our Neighbourhoods campaign, which sees a number of initiatives being implemented throughout the community, an outlay of £1.5million has been set aside by Barnet Council to repair potholes and damaged road surface across the borough.

    Last updated: 4 August, 2017

    Parking, roads and pavements

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    Barnet launches social work academy

    Barnet Council will today (25 July) officially launch an innovative ‘academy’ aimed at recruiting, developing and helping retain social workers.

    Last updated: 25 July, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Enforcement action taken on garden eyesores

    Three garden eyesores have been cleared by Barnet Council after the owners ignored repeated planning enforcement requests to take action.

    Last updated: 20 July, 2017

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    OFSTED inspection findings

    OFSTED completed an inspection of Children’s Services and a review of the effectiveness of the Local Children’s Safeguarding Board between 25 April and 18 May 2017.

    Last updated: 7 July, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Turning your ideas into reality through the Barnet Together crowdfunding initiative

    Do you have a great idea and need help getting it off the ground?

    Last updated: 6 July, 2017

    Your council

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    Property company convicted of flouting planning rules

    A property company which illegally converted a former doctor’s surgery into nine flats has been found guilty of planning offences.

    Last updated: 5 July, 2017

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    Heritage volunteers sought

    Residents with an interest in the heritage and history of the borough are being invited to get involved in a project to identify the borough’s most cherished buildings.

    Last updated: 30 June, 2017

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    Advice on staying safe during the heatwave

    With temperatures set to remain high there are a number of practical pointers for vulnerable groups such as older people, young children and those with long term health conditions to help them stay safe.

    Last updated: 20 June, 2017

    Adult social care