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    Blue badges seized in successful operation

    Last week saw a successful two-day crackdown on disabled parking badges being used fraudulently, resulting in 17 cases of Blue Badges being misused – the largest amount seized this year.

    Last updated: 11 October, 2016

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    Walking into autumn in Barnet

    Get your walking shoes on for 3 October - here’s the chance to stride into autumn with the Big Barnet Walk.

    Last updated: 30 September, 2016

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    Leader welcomes record sentence for investigation

    A landlord guilty of breaching a planning enforcement notice has been ordered to pay a record fine and costs to Barnet Council, after a lengthy and complex investigation led by the council’s planning and Corporate Anti-Fraud Teams (CAFT).

    Last updated: 30 September, 2016

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    Council urges rental property owners to get licenced before deadline

    Barnet Council is urging landlords and agents to get their applications in before 4 October 2016 for their houses in multiple occupation (HMO) - to avoid higher fees or enforcement action and ensure all tenants have a safe home.

    Last updated: 26 September, 2016

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    Community centre creates new Hope

    Over 300 guests attended the official opening of the new family-friendly Hope Corner Community Centre last weekend, as part of Barnet’s regeneration of the Dollis Valley Estate.

    Last updated: 22 September, 2016

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    Healthier eating, healthier Barnet

    Using less salt, changing the type of oil used when cooking and providing sugar free drinks are just a few of the ways Barnet catering businesses are providing residents with healthier eating options.

    Last updated: 15 September, 2016

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    Landlady of unlicensed HMO prosecuted

    The landlady of a rented house has been fined more than £6,000 for failing to have a licence or properly manage the property.

    Last updated: 5 September, 2016

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    Shocking pictures show why council is taking tough stance to keep Barnet clean

    Smashed up pieces of furniture, old mattresses and a broken TV. You wouldn’t stand for this rubbish being dumped in your front garden; yet this is a daily occurrence on the streets of Barnet.

    Last updated: 2 September, 2016

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    Blue badge cheats convicted

    Two drivers caught by council counter-fraud officers illegally using disabled parking badges have been fined £800 by magistrates.

    Last updated: 2 September, 2016

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    Young people encouraged to get in SHAPE this Summer

    The SHAPE programme delivered by Barnet Council has launched a fun and energising summer programme for the young residents of Barnet to coincide with school holidays, running until Friday 26th August 2016.

    Last updated: 2 September, 2016

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