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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

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    Primary school place offer day

    Every child in Barnet whose parent applied on time for a 2017/18 primary school place has received an offer of a place.

    Last updated: 19 April, 2017

    Schools and education

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    One city, one month, one book

    April sees the return of the annual London-wide celebration of reading – Cityread.

    Last updated: 6 April, 2017

    Libraries

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    Secondary school place offer day

    Every Barnet parent who applied on time for a secondary school place for their child has received an offer of a place.

    Last updated: 6 March, 2017

    Schools and education

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    Young people have their say

    More than 100 children and young people from across the borough gathered last week to voice their views during Barnet’s ‘Youthorium’.

    Last updated: 3 March, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Children in care enjoy a super celebration

    Children in care from across the borough have enjoyed a superhero themed party hosted by Barnet Council.

    Last updated: 1 March, 2017

    Children, young people and families

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    Youth parliament voting begins

    Voting is underway to find Barnet’s new members for the UK Youth Parliament.

    Last updated: 27 February, 2017

    Schools and education

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    Green light given for new leisure centres

    Building plans for the proposed Barnet Copthall Leisure Centre and New Barnet Leisure Centre were approved by Planning Committee this week (Wednesday 25 January).

    Last updated: 27 January, 2017

    Parks, sport and leisure

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    A year of academic success

    Barnet schools rounded off a successful year for education in the borough after statistics confirmed the percentage of Key Stage 2 pupils achieving the Government’s new expected standard was above the national average for reading, writing and maths combined and well above the national average in reading and mathematics.

    Last updated: 10 January, 2017

    Schools and education