Content

Latest News

Active Filters:

  • Council and democracy
  • Environmental Health
  • Libraries
  • News and features
  • Public health
  • Your council
  • News Story
Showing 21 to 30 of 46 results
  • 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

    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

  • Thumbnail News Story

    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

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Handley Page crash airmen honoured

    A memorial stone has been unveiled to honour five airmen killed when their First World War RAF Handley Page bomber crashed in a Golders Green street in June 1918.

    Last updated: 15 June, 2018

    Council and democracy

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Annual Council

    Barnet Council has held its first Annual Council since local elections took place earlier this month.

    Last updated: 23 May, 2018

    Council and democracy

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Cityread 2018

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

    Last updated: 15 May, 2018

    Libraries

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Hendon Area Committee postponed

    The meeting of Hendon Area Committee scheduled for tonight, Wednesday 28 February, has been postponed due to the adverse weather conditions.

    Last updated: 28 February, 2018

    Council and democracy

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Care leavers to receive Council Tax exemptions

    Barnet Council is set to introduce a policy which will offer council tax relief to care leavers up to the age of 25.

    Last updated: 15 February, 2018

    Council and democracy

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Zero tolerance to FGM

    Barnet Council is today (6 February) supporting this year’s International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).

    Last updated: 6 February, 2018

    Public health

  • Thumbnail News Story

    Residents love living in Barnet

    Barnet residents love where they live according to the latest Residents’ Perception Survey.

    Last updated: 2 February, 2018

    Council and democracy