Content

Latest News

Active Filters:

  • Adult social care
  • Environmental Health and Trading Standards
  • Housing and Community
  • News and features
  • Parking
  • Parks, sport and leisure
  • Public health
  • Regeneration
  • News Story
Showing 11 to 20 of 22 results
  • default image News Story

    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

    Housing and Community

  • default image News Story

    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

    News and features

  • default image News Story

    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

    News and features

  • Thumbnail News Story

    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

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Care leavers to receive Council Tax exemptions

    Barnet Council will give a helping hand to hundreds of care leavers after granting them Council Tax relief up to the age of 25.

    Last updated: 1 August, 2018

    News and features

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Staying safe during the hot weather

    With temperatures set to climb again this week there are a number of practical pointers for vulnerable groups such as older people, young children and those with long term health conditions to help them stay safe.

    Last updated: 23 July, 2018

    Public health

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Housing Committee agrees extra fire safety funding

    Barnet Council has agreed an additional £12.5million to pay for fire safety works to be carried out across the borough.

    Last updated: 26 June, 2018

    Housing and Community

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Residents making a difference in Barnet honoured at Civic Awards ceremony

    A special ceremony held at Hendon Town Hall on Wednesday 25th April recognised the efforts of 22 people for their hard work and dedication to their community.

    Last updated: 30 April, 2018

    Housing and Community

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Barnet Council celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

    The Burnt Oak Opportunity Support Team (BOOST) and the National Careers Service will be promoting work and apprenticeship options at Brent Cross Shopping Centre this Friday.

    Last updated: 9 March, 2018

    Regeneration

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Tenancy fraudster jailed

    A local authority housing officer who illegally sublet the council property she had never lived in, has been jailed following an investigation by Barnet Council’s anti-fraud team.

    Last updated: 23 February, 2018

    Housing and Community