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    More Foster Carers needed in Barnet

    Barnet Council is asking residents if they have More to Give as it continues trying to increase the number of foster carers in the borough.

    Last updated: 31 January, 2018

    Children, young people and families

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    Work begins on Barnet’s new leisure centres

    The ground has officially been broken and work is underway on two new leisure centres in Barnet following a ground-breaking ceremony at Barnet Copthall yesterday.

    Last updated: 26 January, 2018

    Parks, sport and leisure

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    Children’s Services Review

    The Children’s Commissioner for Barnet Council, Frankie Sulke, has completed her three-month review of Children’s Services.

    Last updated: 25 January, 2018

    Children, young people and families

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    Keep warm, well and safe this winter

    The temperature has begun to drop which means winter is on the way.

    Last updated: 21 November, 2017

    Public health

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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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    Award to top performing Barnet GP Practice for NHS Health Checks

    Leading in to winter, Barnet residents are being encouraged to visit their local doctors’ surgeries to have a health check.

    Last updated: 16 November, 2017

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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

    Parking

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    New leisure management contract awarded to Greenwich Leisure Limited

    Barnet Council has awarded its new leisure management contract to Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) following a competitive tender process.

    Last updated: 3 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