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Highgate Cemetery reveals identities of all 160,000 buried corpses for first time 

25 Jan

The mysteries of those who lie beneath the graves of Highgate Cemetery could finally be solved as the entire catalogue of burial records goes public for the first time.


Thousands of George Michael fans back petition for life-sized statue of star near Highgate home 

15 Jan

Almost 3,000 people have backed calls for a George Michael statue to be built outside the late stars north London home.


George Michael ‘will be buried beside his mother’ at family’s private plot in Highgate Cemetery 

28 Dec

The star, whose homes have been flooded with tributes since his death on Christmas Day, is said to have been devastated since the death of his mother Lesley Panayiotou (right) to cancer in 1997.


Fans gather at singer George Michael’s Highgate home following his death on Christmas Day. 

26 Dec

Grieving fans began gathering tonight outside the Highgate home of singer George Michael who has died at the age of 53.


Spookiest places in the UK mapped with hot spots for ghosts, UFOs and unsolved murders 

27 Oct

From The Highgate Vampire to the black dog of Bunting Nook we look at some of the scariest places in country with Halloween around the corner...


World-famous popstar, 22, drops in for a kickabout with London schoolchildren  

12 Oct

Megastar Justin Bieber, 22, who is worth an estimated £165million, turned up at Highgate School in north London today to play football with some shocked pupils.


Spectacular images of the abandoned Highgate station in London 

1 Aug

Highgate station opened in 1867 as part of the Great Northern Railway's line between Finsbury Park and Edgware, in the north of the capital.


Urgent police appeal to find ‘vulnerable’ retired bus driver who has gone missing 

13 May

Police are searching for a “missing and vulnerable” retired bus conductor with links to Golders Green and Highgate.


Someone’s trying to rent out a toilet for £3,000 a month 

11 Apr

The location of the toilet in Highgate (Picture: Google Street View) A rare opportunity has emerged to buy a special piece of real estate in Highgate, North London.


Financier slams 'environmental extremists' who object to basement dig plans under his £2m Highgate home 

31 Mar

A millionaire financier who wants to build a mega-basement underneath his £2 million Highgate home today branded critics of the scheme environmental extremists.


Highgate Vampire: Can you help resolve 46-year-old supernatural mystery? 

17 Feb

Victims of the ‘Highgate Vampire’ are being sought to finally resolve the 46-year-old supernatural mystery.


London’s biggest gay sauna to be demolished to make way for a luxury hotel 

4 Feb

Chariots in Shoreditch is London’s biggest gay sauna It’s the end of an era.


A transgender role model 

17 Dec

It has been a whirlwind year for Highgate actress Rebecca Root, and she is fast becoming one of the most famous faces of the transgender community.


Ammunition found between Highgate and Muswell Hill 

27 Nov

Police are investigating after live ammunition was discovered in Parkland Walk.


Schoolmaster’s Diary book remembers Andrew Szydlo’s career at Highgate School 

26 Nov

The collection by Andrew Szydlo, 66, includes dozens of images which show how Highgate School in north London has changed since 1975.


Parents driven ‘bonkers’ over tutoring, warn head teachers 

21 Nov

Children are given excessive tutoring as parents seek to push them to the top of their class, says heads of Westminster and Highgate schools...


Jamie Oliver aims to fork out extra £3MILLION to give new London pad a facelift 

8 Oct

Celebrity chef plotting revamp of 17th Century mansion in Highgate he bought for 8.7million...


Four Rooms art dealer’s Twitter rant against Highgate Cafe Rouge’s plastic plants 

6 Oct

As a celebrity art dealer, Jeff Salmon appreciates the finer things in life – so he has no time for plastic flowers.


Charlie and Lola author Lauren Child signs books for Highgate pupils 

5 Oct

The author of popular children’s book series...


Young explorer fights to save threatened Antarctic 

3 Oct

A young explorer returned from an expedition to the Antarctic to share his experiences with a Highgate audience.


Swan-shaped squash takes centre stage at Highgate Horticultural Society’s Autumn Show 

29 Sep

An unusual swan-shaped squash was the talking point of the Highgate Horticultural Society’s Autumn Show.


Highgate church parishioners open up homes to Syrian refugees 

24 Sep

Parishioners of a Highgate church have offered to open up their homes to Syrian refugees fleeing civil war.


Highgate Taverners praying for success ahead of a Holy exciting trip to The Vatican 

24 Sep

Highgate Taverners will be praying for success on their end-of-season tour after setting up a pretigious encounter with St Peter’s Cricket Club in Vatican City.


Highgate Harriers win Southern Six Stage road relay for first time in 25 years 

23 Sep

Highgate Harriers’ men’s team made history on Sunday as they won the Southern Six Stage Road Relay for the first time in 25 years.


Swan-shaped squash takes centre stage at Highgate Horticultural Society’s Autumn Show 

22 Sep

An unusual swan-shaped squash was the talking point of the Highgate Horticultural Society’s Autumn Show.


Shopper put off lasagne for life after finding FANG in Waitrose meal  

20 Sep

City worker Arabella Frankel, 32, from Highgate in north London, was eating the 'deliciously warm and comforting' dish on her lunch break when she bit down on something hard.


Children recite Shakespeare in Highgate drama workshops 

20 Sep

Children as young as seven recited Shakespeare on stage after attending a week of drama workshops in Highgate.


Hampstead broadcaster Henry Kelly helps Highgate Golf Day raise £12,000 

19 Sep

Broadcaster Henry Kelly helped a golf club to raise more than £12,000 at a charity event.


Horticltural charity for youngsters with learning difficulties opens first shop 

19 Sep

A horticultural charity for young people with learning difficulties in Highgate is to open its first shop.


Monty Python star Michael Palin reads out diaries in Highgate to raise money for charity 

18 Sep

TV star Michael Palin shared intimate diary entries from his years of working on Monty Python and travel documentaries to raise money for a disabled children’s charity.


Christmas comes 98 days early in Highgate as chocolate shop puts up festive display 

18 Sep

It may only be September, but the fact there are still three months to go until Christmas has not stopped one chocolate shop from putting up a festive window display.


Hyperlocal & blogs

24/02/17 

24 Feb

Cask Siren Liquid Mistress 5.8% Red IPA £4.50 Stroud Tom Long 3.8% Amber Bitter £3.80 Wylam Cascade 4.1% Pale Ale £3.90 Arbor Yakima Valley 7% American IPA £5.00 COMING SOON Moor So’Hop 4.1% Unfined Pale Ale £.90 Arbor Motueka 3.8% Golden Session Ale £...


loti eats: ostuni 

24 Feb

When we heard that Puglian restaurant Ostuni had knocked up some new dishes to help see us through to warmer weather, we dropped by their Highgate location (there’s also an Ostuni in Queen’s Park for all you NW London peeps) to check it out.


23/02/17 

23 Feb

Cask Siren Liquid Mistress 5.8% Red IPA £4.50 Stroud Tom Long 3.8% Amber Bitter £3.80 Wylam Cascade 4.1% Pale Ale £3.90 COMING SOON Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £3.90 Moor So’Hop 4.1% Unfined Pale Ale £.90 Arbor Motueka 3.8% Golden Session Ale £3.80 ...


22/02/17 

22 Feb

Cask Siren Liquid Mistress 5.8% Red IPA £4.50 Stroud Tom Long 3.8% Amber Bitter £3.80 Wylam Cascade 4.1% Pale Ale £3.90 COMING SOON Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £3.90 COMING SOON Arbor Motueka 3.8% Golden Session Ale £3.80 COMING SOON Seacider Hardcore...


21/2/17 

21 Feb

Cask Siren Liquid Mistress 5.8% Red IPA £4.50 COMING SOON Almasty Pacific Jade Simcoe 4.0% Pale Ale £3.90 Oz Bomb 4.7% Aussie Pale £3.90 Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £3.90 COMING SOON COMING SOON Big Hand Havok 5.0% American Bitter £4.00 Seacider ...


20/02/17 

20 Feb

Cask Siren Liquid Mistress 5.8% Red Ale £4.50 Almasty Pacific Jade Simcoe 4.0% Pale Ale £3.90 Oz Bomb 4.7% Aussie Pale £3.90 Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £3.90 Uley Bitter 4.0% £3.90 Big Hand Havok 5.0% American Bitter £4.00 Seacider Medium Sussex ...


We successfully resisted proposed library cuts 

19 Feb

FORE sent a sent a deputation to Haringey council cabinet once more, this time on February 14th.


Extract from minutes of HLAG committee in January 

19 Feb

Council Budget 2017/8: Haringey are consulting on their budget cuts of £20m.


17/02/17 

17 Feb

Cask Almasty NZ IPA 6.0% £4.50 Stroud O.


16/02/17 

16 Feb

Cask Almasty NZ IPA 6.0% £4.50 Stroud O.


13/02/17 

13 Feb

Cask Almasty NZ IPA 6.0% £4.50 COMING SOON COMING SOON Siren Sound Wave 5.6% IPA £4.50 COMING SOON COMING SOON Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £4.20 Ilkley Mary Jane 3.5% Pale Session Ale £3.80 Seacider Medium Sussex Cider 4.6% £4.50 Kentish Pip ...


Jacksons Lane Spring Season 

13 Feb

Hi everyone, I've just uploaded all of Jacksons Lane's spring season on this website - find it all on our page here:  http://www.


12/02/17 

12 Feb

Cask Almasty NZ IPA 6.0% £4.50 Tiny Rebel HANK 4.0% Golden Ale £3.90 COMING SOON Siren Sound Wave 5.6% IPA £4.50 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 Hammerton N1 4.1% Pale Ale £3.90 Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £4.20 Ilkley Mary Jane 3.5% Pale Session...


EU Referendum voting figs for Haringey 

12 Feb

The BBC and UEA have posted the ward level breakdown of voting in the great Brexit plebiscite.


Snowflakes in Highgate 

11 Feb

Saturday, February 11th 2017 It was cold again today and this made us sluggish.


10/02/17 

10 Feb

Cask Hammerton N7 5.2% Pale Ale £3.90 Tiny Rebel HANK 4.0% Golden Ale £3.90 Northern Monk True North 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Siren Sound Wave 5.6% IPA £4.50 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 Five Points Pale 4.4% Pale Ale £3.90 Five Points Railway Porter...


09/02/17 

9 Feb

Cask Hammerton N7 5.2% Pale Ale £3.90 Big Hand Oren 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Northern Monk True North 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Big Hand Bastion 4.2% Best Bitter £3.90 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 Five Points Pale 4.4% Pale Ale £3.90 Five Points Railway ...


08/02/17 

8 Feb

Cask Hammerton N7 5.2% Pale Ale £3.90 Big Hand Oren 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Tiny Rebel Cwtch 4.6% Welsh Red Ale £3.90 Big Hand Bastion 4.2% Best Bitter £3.90 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 Five Points Pale 4.4% Pale Ale £3.90 Five Points Railway ...


7/2/17 

7 Feb

Cask Hammerton N7 5.2% Pale Ale £3.90 Big Hand Oren 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Tiny Rebel Cwtch 4.6% Welsh Red Ale £3.90 Big Hand Bastion 4.2% Best Bitter £3.90 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 COMING SOON Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% £4.20 COMING SOON ...


Enterprise Car Club – why Mr Mustard won’t join it 

7 Feb

Mr Mustard has helped a few motorists with PCNs after they have rented a car, both from car rental firms and from car clubs, which are sometimes not clubs but commercial outfits calling themselves a club.


6/2/17 

6 Feb

Cask Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% Porter £3.90 Big Hand Oren 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Tiny Rebel Cwtch 4.6% Welsh Red Ale £3.90 Big Hand Bastion 4.2% Best Bitter £3.90 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 COMING SOON Liverpool Organic Harbour 4.2% Pale ...


Graffiti on wall, 5th February 

5 Feb

Graffiti on wall just before start of parade of shops on Highgate High Street Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Highgate Hill, N6 Report on FixMyStreet...


Unsightly graffiti on utility cabinet, 5th February 

5 Feb

Unsightly graffiti on utility cabinet.


04/02/17 

4 Feb

Cask Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% Porter £3.90 Big Hand Oren 3.7% Pale Ale £3.80 Tiny Rebel Cwtch 4.6% Welsh Red Ale £3.90 Big Hand Bastion 4.2% Best Bitter £3.90 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 COMING SOON Liverpool Organic Harbour 4.2% Pale ...


3/2/17 

3 Feb

Cask Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% Porter £3.90 COMING SOON Tiny Rebel Fugg Life 4.2% Pale Ale £3.90 Siren Liquid Mistress 5.9% Red IPA £4.20 Bristol Beer Factory Twelve Apostles 5% Australian Pale Ale £4.20 COMING SOON Five Points 4.4% Pale Ale £3.90...


01/02/17 

1 Feb

Cask Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% Porter £3.90 Liverpool Organic 24 Carat Gold 4.2% Golden Ale £3.90 Wylam Galatia 3.9% Pale Ale £3.80 Siren Liquid Mistress 5.9% Red IPA £4.20 COMING SOON COMING SOON COMING SOON Saltaire Rasberry Blonde 4.0% Blonde ...


30/01/17 

31 Jan

Cask Five Points Railway Porter 4.8% Porter £3.90 Liverpool Organic 24 Carat Gold 4.2% Golden Ale £3.90 Wylam Galatia 3.9% Pale Ale £3.80 Siren Liquid Mistress 5.9% Red IPA £4.20 COMING SOON COMING SOON COMING SOON Saltaire Rasberry Blonde 4.0% Blonde ...


28/01/17 

28 Jan

Cask Siren Undercurrent 4.5% Oatmeal Pale Ale £3.90 Liverpool Organic 24 Carat Gold 4.2% Golden Ale £3.90 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 Hammerton Baron H 5.8% Earl Grey Black IPA £4.50 Siren Liquid Mistress 5.8% Red IPA £4.20- Wylam Jakehead IPA ...


Haringey council consultation 

28 Jan

Haringey council is runnig a budget consultation threatening a  new attack on libraries.


27/01/17 

27 Jan

Cask Siren Undercurrent 4.5% Oatmeal Pale Ale £3.90 Bristol Beer Factory Nova 3.8% Session Pale Ale £3.80 Brixton Effra Ale 4.5% Amber Ale £3.90 Hammerton Baron H 5.8% Earl Grey Black IPA £4.50 Magic Rock Ringmaster 3.9% Pale Ale £3.80 Wylam Jakehead IPA ...




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Schools

MAGIC breakfast at Swiss Cottage School 

24 Feb

AFTER RAISING MONEY FOR SWISS COTTAGE SCHOOL, YEAR 6 PUPILS VISITED TO SEE WHERE THE MONEY WAS SPENT...


The Alhambra Duo impresses with their string work 

22 Feb

THE ALHAMBRA DUO AND MANY OTHERS IMPRESSED AT THIS YEAR'S JUNIOR SCHOOL CHAMBER CONCERT...


Sporting Success 

21 Feb

Sporting Success Sport at Highgate Primary continues to flourish and it’s great to see the children becoming increasingly fit and healthy.


EYFS Outstanding Feedback 

21 Feb

Early Years Foundation Stage receives Outstanding Feedback We are thrilled that our Early Years Foundation Stage received outstanding feedback from the local authority following its moderation visit just before half term.


Hanging on the Telephone 

20 Feb

Hanging on the Telephone This half term I was lucky enough to spend a few days in the village of Highgate on Sea, known locally as Walberswick.


No Man is an Island 

20 Feb

YEAR 13 DRAMA PORTREYS DARK TALES OF PUNISHMENT AND A DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY LOST IN THE FOREST...


Contextual Reference: A Matter of Life and Death 

10 Feb

YEAR 11 ART STUDENTS WENT TO THE VA LAST WEEK, AND IT WAS QUITE THE TRIP...


Chinese New Year of the Rooster 

9 Feb

Chinese New Year of the Rooster Celebrations On Friday 3rd February, after the children had enjoyed a delicious Chinese lunch cooked by our school chefs, performers of Chinese martial arts, ballet and music from the Confucius Institute of ...


Ron Weasley’s got nothing on our Chess Team 

9 Feb

HIGHGATE'S U19 AND U13 TEAMS PUT ON A STELLAR PERFORMANCE AT ECF TEAM CHESS CHALLENGE...


The Cholmeleian, Winter 2016 

9 Feb

THE CHOLMELEIAN, WINTER 2016...


Magnetic Water in the Wonder Lab 

8 Feb

READ ALL ABOUT OUR YEAR 3 PUPILS' TRIP TO THE SCIENCE MUSEUM...


Life of a Victorian 

7 Feb

VICTORIAN DAY BOTH FASCINATED AND TAUGHT OUR YEAR 5'S HOW HARD LIFE WAS BACK THEN...


It’s Not Just Children Who Learn Best Through Positive Messages 

6 Feb

It’s Not just Children Who Learn Best Through Positive Messages.


Ever heard of a Hexaflexagon? 

6 Feb

NEW WAYS TO PLAY AND ENGAGE WITH MATHS WERE EXPLORED AT HIGHGATE LAST WEEK...


From the innards of funk to Slavonic Dances 

3 Feb

EASTGATE IS VICTORIOUS IN THE HOUSE INSTRUMENTAL COMPETITION FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW...


The Outside Stage 

31 Jan

The Outside Stage A very heart-felt thank you to everyone who donated to our Outside Stage collections after The Jungle Book and the Nativity play, raising an unbelievable £805.22.


Art ‘In The Flesh’ – V&A Visit 

31 Jan

YEAR 12 TRIP TO THE VA, THURSDAY 26TH JANUARY...


Thinking Inside The Box 

30 Jan

Thinking Inside the Box Working within the framework of a prescriptive national curriculum, with an ever-increasing drive to raise standards, everyone in our schools is under increasing pressure to deliver on outcomes.


Holocaust Survivor Rudi Oppenheimer 

25 Jan

ON 18 JANUARY RUDI OPPENHEIMER TOLD HIS REMARKABLE STORY TO OUR PUPILS...


Oncology and Oncoplastic Surgery Talk 

24 Jan

DR JO FRANKS TALKED TO SIXTH FORM PUPILS ABOUT LIFE AS A SURGEON...


Space Galore at the Science Museum 

23 Jan

YEAR 7 STUDENTS GOT AN UP CLOSE LOOK AT APOLLO 10 AND HELEN SHARMAN'S SPACE SUIT.


Madlove 

23 Jan

Madlove Right at the heart of our school values is the statement that we want our school to be a healthy place for our bodies and our minds.


Is it time to go Dutch? 

16 Jan

Is it time to go Dutch? At our recent training day, I shared with staff the newly published Department for Education Primary League Tables for Wellbeing.


Year 4 Mini-Musicals 

16 Jan

YEAR 4 STUDENTS SINGING AND DANCING THEIR HEARTS OUT...


Senior Knole Run 2017 

16 Jan

HIGHGATE'S MOST SUCCESSFUL SENIOR KNOLE RUN IN RECENT YEARS...


Year 12 Westminster visit 

16 Jan

THIS WEEK OUR YEAR 12 POLITICS PUPILS VISITED WESTMINSTER...


Junior School Michaelmas Concert 

13 Jan

JUNIOR SCHOOL PROVIDED AN AMPLE AMOUNT OF CHRISTMAS SPIRIT...


Pre-Prep Nativity Performance 

12 Jan

THE ALIENS' FIRST CHRISTMAS...


Aviva Community Fund Success! 

10 Jan

Aviva Community Fund Success! We are delighted to announce we have been awarded £1000 from the Aviva Community Fund for our Outdoor Education.


Let’s Move To Finland 

9 Jan

Let’s Move To Finland Since the excitement of writing my inaugural blog, I’ve been carrying out extensive research into the best school in the world – where is it and what is it like? Enter ‘best school in the world’ into Google and what ...



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