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    Cityread 2018

    This month sees the return of the annual London-wide celebration of literature – Cityread.

    Last updated: 15 May, 2018

    Libraries

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    Jail for builder who ignored enforcement action

    A builder who blighted his street by storing debris and construction materials outside his home, has been jailed for failing to clear the land.

    Last updated: 19 April, 2018

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    Resident fined more than £50,000 for illegal extensions

    A Magistrate has found a Barnet resident guilty of breaching three separate planning enforcement notices.

    Last updated: 15 March, 2018

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    Free Christmas parking every weekend this December

    Shopping will be more enjoyable this holiday season with Barnet Council providing shoppers and visitors with free parking throughout the borough this December.

    Last updated: 14 November, 2017

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    Billboards fall foul of the law

    A businessman who used a series of cars parked across the borough as advertising billboards for his company has been fined and ordered to remove the vehicles after being prosecuted by Barnet Council’s planning enforcement team.

    Last updated: 26 October, 2017

    Planning, conservation and building control

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    Church End Library in Finchley opens to the public

    The brand new library at Church End Finchley is now officially open to residents in Barnet.

    Last updated: 13 October, 2017

    Libraries

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    Help keep our neighbourhoods clean and green

    Barnet Council is asking residents to take small actions in their day-to-day lives to support the council in keeping Barnet’s neighbourhoods clean and green.

    Last updated: 9 October, 2017

    Rubbish, waste and recycling

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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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    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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    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