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    Council’s £2,500 gifts for National Empty Homes Week

    Barnet Council will offer the owners of vacant properties an extra £2,500 in grant funding for works to bring them back into use during National Empty Homes Week.

    Last updated: 16 October, 2018

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    Could you be a Hate Crime Reporting Champion?

    A series of community groups and organisations in Barnet have joined forces to call on volunteers to become Hate Crime Reporting Champions during National Hate Crime Awareness Week.

    Last updated: 15 October, 2018

    Housing and Community

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    Barnet supports World Mental Health Day

    Today is World Mental Health Day - an important time to reflect on an often overlooked part of our well-being.

    Last updated: 10 October, 2018

    Public health

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    Free blood pressure and diabetes checks

    Come and join our partners at Silver Star to find out more about how to reduce your risk of developing conditions such as diabetes and hypertension, get a blood pressure or diabetes check and find out about what local services are available to support you.

    Last updated: 19 September, 2018

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    Estate agent fined for flouting housing law

    A Hendon estate agent that ‘specialises in HMO housing’ has been ordered to pay £7,150 after failing to register a home as a House of Multiple Occupancy (HMO).

    Last updated: 14 September, 2018

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    Have your say on ward boundaries review

    The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) are about to start an electoral review of the London Borough of Barnet. The review will draw new council ward boundaries across the borough to make sure each councillor represents an equal number of voters.

    Last updated: 29 August, 2018

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    Parking scam warning

    We have received reports from other London boroughs of vulnerable people being targeted by a ‘well-dressed and spoken individual of Middle Eastern origin’ presenting himself as a concerned member of public and encouraging people or assisting them when paying to park.

    Last updated: 24 August, 2018

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    Pupils celebrate GCSE exam success

    Provisional results from 16 of the borough’s 24 state maintained mainstream schools predict that pupils in Barnet are set to once again perform better than the national average.

    Last updated: 23 August, 2018

    Schools and education

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    Pupils celebrate 2018 A-level exam success

    Provisional A-level results from 18 of the 20 Barnet schools with a sixth form show that students across the borough are once again set to be celebrating exam success.

    Last updated: 16 August, 2018

    Schools and education

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    Community Centre nears completion

    The Mayor of Barnet has praised the ‘fantastic benefits’ a new community centre will bring to the area during its recent topping out ceremony.

    Last updated: 9 August, 2018

    Housing and Community