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    Summer fun in Barnet

    Walking trails, leisure centres, outdoor gyms and SHAPE programmes are just some of the things you can do in Barnet this summer.

    Last updated: 11 August, 2017

    Parks, sport and leisure

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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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    Join the ‘Animal Agents’ this summer

    Children across the borough will have the chance to join the ‘Animal Agents’ for a summer of reading related fun.

    Last updated: 17 July, 2017

    Libraries

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    Bringing the excitement of Wimbledon to Barnet

    Could the next Andy Murray or Johanna Konta be living in Barnet?

    Last updated: 11 July, 2017

    Parks, sport and leisure

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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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    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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    Three-year partnership with Unicef launched

    Barnet Council has become the first local authority in London to begin a three-year partnership with global children’s organisation Unicef.

    Last updated: 19 May, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Could you become a foster carer?

    Fostering Fortnight begins this week with Barnet Council highlighting the essential role foster carers play throughout the borough.

    Last updated: 9 May, 2017

    Children, young people and families