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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

    News and features

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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

    Public health

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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

    Libraries

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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

    Libraries

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    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

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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

    Libraries

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    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

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    Entrepreneurial Barnet Competition

    Mill Hill resident, Marie Farmer has won the Entrepreneurial Barnet Competition. She received the prestigious award for creating a Mini Mealtimes phone app that helps mothers provide their children with nutritional meals.

    Last updated: 10 April, 2018

    Business

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    Barnet Council is a glutton for cleaner streets

    Keeping streets in spick and span condition remains a priority for Barnet Council, as it rolled out a suite of new environmentally friendly, mechanised street cleansing machines this week.

    Last updated: 21 March, 2018

    Parking, roads and pavements

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    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