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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

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    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

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    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

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    Get ready for a mischievous summer!

    This Saturday sees the start of a fantastic summer of reading related fun taking place in Barnet libraries with the ‘Mischief Makers’, Summer Reading Challenge 2018.

    Last updated: 13 July, 2018

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    Discover the new Pressreader app

    Residents can now access thousands of newspapers and magazines from around the world for free at the touch of a button using just their library card.

    Last updated: 11 July, 2018

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    Cityread 2018

    This month sees the return of the annual London-wide celebration of literature – Cityread.

    Last updated: 15 May, 2018

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    Jail for builder who ignored enforcement action

    A builder who blighted his street by storing debris and construction materials outside his home, has been jailed for failing to clear the land.

    Last updated: 19 April, 2018

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    Resident fined more than £50,000 for illegal extensions

    A Magistrate has found a Barnet resident guilty of breaching three separate planning enforcement notices.

    Last updated: 15 March, 2018

    Planning, conservation and building control