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    Barnet schools lead the way

    Pupils in Barnet have topped national GCSE league tables this year.

    Last updated: 29 October, 2018

    Schools and education

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    RAF Museum awarded Freedom of the Borough

    Barnet Council has awarded the Freedom of the Borough to the RAF Museum to celebrate its diligent preservation of the proud history of our nation’s 100-year-old Royal Air Force.

    Last updated: 26 October, 2018

    Your council

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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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    Direct payments fraudster prosecuted

    A woman who continued to receive and spend her father’s social care payments despite the fact he had passed away has been brought before the courts and prosecuted.

    Last updated: 3 October, 2018

    Your council

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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

    Public health

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    Thinking of flytipping in north London? Don’t be Crazy!

    A Finchley firm has been ordered to shell out nearly £10,000 after a successful flytipping prosecution by Barnet Council that saw its two vans confiscated for two months.

    Last updated: 4 September, 2018

    Environmental Health

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    Barnet awarded £1.2m to support vulnerable children

    The Home Office has awarded Barnet Council more than £1m to help vulnerable children in the borough.

    Last updated: 29 August, 2018

    Children, young people and families

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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