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    Suspected fake designer goods seized

    Shoppers are being encouraged to heed consumer advice this Christmas after Barnet Trading Standards officers seized hundreds of suspected counterfeit designer handbags during raids on shops in the borough.

    Last updated: 19 December, 2017

    Environmental Health and Trading Standards

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    Barnet Council invests in low emission vehicles

    Improving air quality throughout the borough remains a priority for Barnet Council, with the council adding five new environmentally-friendly vehicles to its fleet.

    Last updated: 4 December, 2017

    Environmental Health and Trading Standards

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    Three-year Unicef partnership officially launches

    Barnet has become the first local authority in London to partner with global children’s charity Unicef UK.

    Last updated: 17 November, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Update following Ofsted findings

    Earlier this year Ofsted carried out an inspection of the council’s Children’s Services and judged that they were inadequate.

    Last updated: 16 November, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Silver Week - celebrating the contribution older people make to the local community

    Barnet will celebrate Silver Week with an exciting programme of festivities taking place from Sunday 1 to Saturday 7 October.

    Last updated: 28 September, 2017

    Adult social care

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    Making a difference to a child’s life

    Do you have more to give?

    Last updated: 25 September, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Barnet schools star in TfL awards

    Schools in Barnet are leading the way in reducing traffic on roads which is having a positive impact on air quality throughout the borough.

    Last updated: 20 September, 2017

    Environmental Health and Trading Standards

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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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    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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    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

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