Haringey Borough News

Thu, 08:16
The female pedestrian was hit by the stolen car on Shepherds Hill, close to the junction with Archway (Picture: Google Streetview)

A man has been charged after a stolen car led police on a high-speed chase in north London before smashing into a pedestrian causing serious injury and fleeing the scene.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014
Farrell MacKenzie has made it to the final of the Comedy Knights Fresh Comedian of 2014. Picture: Tammy MacKenzie

Farrell MacKenzie has beaten more than 160 new London acts over the last year to make the final of the Comedy Knights Fresh Comedian of 2014, which takes place on September 17 in Camden. The Journal catches up with a rising star of laughs.

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Friday, September 12, 2014
The new Spurs stadium is being blocked by a legal battle (Picture: Tottenham Hotspur)

Spurs fans have been threatening to bomb and burn down a family-run business after it was revealed the steel firm was holding up building a new Tottenham stadium.

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Hart Lane
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Spurs admitted a High Court battle will make it 'highly unlikely' they could start the 2017/18 season in their new stadium.

Tottenham Hotspur has admitted it is now “highly unlikely” it will start the 2017/18 season in a new stadium - and may be forced to relocate from White Hart Lane for a season - after the final family-run firm standing in the way of redevelopment lodged an appeal in the High Court against being forced out.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

A Haringey parking warden is in a “serious but stable” condition in hospital after being attacked in broad daylight with a blunt object yesterday.

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Tuesday, September 9, 2014
John Kalisz, taking a well-earned break from his round after 50 years.

A Tottenham-born milkman who demonstrated more bottle than most has been inundated by well-wishers after delivering his last pints on a round he has worked for almost 50 years.

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Friday, September 5, 2014
The woman killed in Edmonton yesterday has been named by police as 82-year-old Palmira Silva, say police

The woman ‘beheaded’ in her own back garden in a shocking attack in Edmonton has been named as 82-year-old widow Palmira Silva.

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Homicide and Major Crime Command
Friday, September 5, 2014
The Jolly Anglers' landlord could lose his licence. Picture: Google StreetView

A pub landlord at risk of losing his licence after being accused by police of not helping them enough to find suspected violent criminals has won a stay of execution.

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
Police on Nightingale Road, Edmonton, north London where a woman was beheaded in a back garden (John Stillwell/PA Wire)

Neighbours who were told to ‘drop everything’ and leave their houses immediately after a man wielding a machete went on a rampage around Edmonton have told of their harrowing experience.

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Homicide and Major Crime Command
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Twitter user @Redbutdred took this picture of the scene at Nightingale Road

A woman was beheaded in a shockingly brutal murder in Edmonton this lunchtime.

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London
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Tottenham MP David Lammy has confirmed his intention to fight to be Mayor of London.

Tottenham MP David Lammy has become the first person to throw his hat into the ring for the fight to be Labour’s candidate for Mayor of London in 2016.

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
Jordan Dunn celebrates after achieving his life's ambition at Upton Park. Picture: Phil Cole/PA Wire

West Ham fans have clubbed together to pay a fine given to a pitch invader who took a free kick during the team’s clash with Tottenham Hotspur last month.

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Thursday, September 4, 2014
Parents should look at applying to schools for their children from this week.

The admissions window for primary and secondary schools opens this week, allowing parents to apply for their favoured school for their children for a start in September 2015.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
The Jolly Anglers' landlord could lose his licence. Picture: Google StreetView

A Wood Green pub described as “a hotbed for anti-social behaviour, petty and serious crime” whose punters leave neighbours fearing for their safety could lose its licence as police haul it before Haringey Council.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Daniel Imparato attacked innocent bystanders with a scaffolding pole in Wood Green.

A man who went on the rampage through Wood Green attacking strangers with a scaffolding pole could be facing up to four years in jail.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Missing: Kalada Bell-Gam

Police have appealed for help to track down a 29-year-old man from Muswell Hill who was last seen in Oxford Street 12 days ago.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Exposure has been working with Victim Support.

Muswell Hill youth media charity Exposure has been working with Victim Support on new material to promote the national charity’s services to young people. Prudence Ivey chats to one of Victim Support’s young volunteers about becoming a ‘peer mentor’.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Sylvia Jaiyeola and Freddi Ali with some of their colurful Knit For Charity dolls at the Embrace UK celebrations. Picture: Tony Gay

Well-wishers from as far afield as Greenwich and Mile End soaked up the sun, food, drink and entertainment in Tottenham’s Selby Centre on Saturday as Embrace UK marked 20 years of helping some of the most vulnerable in society.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014
An artist's impression of the revised plans for the steel yard next to Hornsey rail station. PIcture: Cooley Architects

Plans to build a nine-storey block of 80 flats on a steel yard in Harringay have resurfaced after an earlier scheme was rejected by Haringey Council’s planners.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Replicas of the stolen military ceremonial uniform and helmet.

Two silver Household Cavalry helmets and nine military ceremonial garments worth more than £60,000 have been stolen from a specialist military supplier in Tottenham.

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London Bloggers

Wed, 14:16
The cast, including Josie Lawrence and Mike Myers

Simon Collins catches up with the improv impresarios, who despite being the world’s longest-running comedy show with the same cast, have lost none of the razor-sharp wit:

Monday, September 1, 2014
Do you really need an explanation for that?! (Pic by Serena Marinelli)

If you’ve ever seen an Italian movie, you would probably know how important body language is in the culture.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Don't waste any of your harvest

If you are now inundated with ripe tomatoes, juicy green beans, berries and herbs, don’t leave them to go stringy or mouldy because the freezer can go a long way to making your crops last well into winter.

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