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London terrorism attack 

5 Jun

 Like everyone in Haringey and across London, I am appalled and devastated by the terror attacks in the capital this weekend.


Blooming marvellous day out in Tottenham 

22 May

Tottenham will play a starring role in this year’s Chelsea Fringe, the alternative garden festival which runs until 4 June.


Absent voting 

18 May

If you are unable to make it to the polling station on Election Day, you can still exercise your right to vote by applying for a proxy or postal vote.


Staying tough on anti-social behaviour 

2 May

Tough powers that are helping put a stop to anti-social behavior in Seven Sisters could be extended for a further three years.


Argent Related and London Borough of Haringey complete partnership to transform Tottenham Hale 

28 Apr

Ambitious plans to regenerate Tottenham Hale, the first phase of London’s largest Housing Zone, have moved a step closer after developer Argent Related and H...


Standing up for Haringey schools 

26 Apr

The leaders of Haringey Council's two political parties have come together to call for fairer funding for the borough's schools.


Haringey families celebrate primary school offers 

19 Apr

Thousands of Haringey children will start lessons at their first preference school this September after more than 90 percent of pupils were offered their top preference.


Easing the impact of Business Rates rises 

13 Apr

Financial support will be offered to local businesses facing unprecedented hikes in business rates, under proposals unveiled by Haringey Council.


Fun across the borough with our Weekend of Play 

11 Apr

From circus skills to orienteering and a virtual Easter egg hunt, there’s loads of free fun at Haringey’s Weekend of Play.


New chapter for Jacksons Lane and Highgate Library 

10 Apr

Jacksons Lane Arts Centre and Highgate Library could be brought together to create an exciting new community arts and culture hub under proposals unveiled th...


Mind gives council award for workplace wellbeing 

3 Apr

Mental health charity Mind has given Haringey Council an award for our commitment to workplace wellbeing.


Man disguised as council worker found guilty of fly-tipping 

31 Mar

A man who dumped piles of rubbish in the street while disguised as a council worker has been found guilty at crown court of fly-tipping.


£2.3M Facelift for Historic North Tottenham Buildings 

31 Mar

Twenty eight historic North Tottenham buildings and shop-fronts will be restored to their former glory, through a new £2.3m partnership between Haringey Coun...


Health Ambassadors champion health and fitness in Haringey 

28 Mar

Regular exercise after retirement helps you get out, stay active and make new friends, say Haringey’s health ambassadors, as the council launches its over-65s free fitness campaign.


Volunteers dig in to plant new trees 

27 Mar

Residents have pitched in to make Haringey even greener, helping the council plant new trees at three of the borough’s parks.


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London Assembly »

Grenfell: Mayor refuses to review fire safety of proposed tower blocks 

23 Jun

– Sadiq Khan dismisses request, claiming new buildings are ‘safer’ – Tottenham block built in 2015 has same cladding as Grenfell Tower – No sprinklers proposed in 17-storey Harrow development Sadiq Khan has refused to review...


Plans to close half of London police stations exposed in leaked emails 

23 Jun

– Memos show front counters will reduce from 73 to 36 –  Sadiq Khan’s team has been formulating plans since December – Includes discussions of how best to spin the closures to the public – Mayor used election campaign...


Susan Hall 

20 Jun

Constituency: Londonwide GLA Conservatives spokesperson on Economy Member of the Economy Committee Member of the Police and Crime Committee Susan was elected as a Harrow Councillor for Hatch End Ward in 2006.


Low pay will leave 30,000 more working families in poverty by 2020, report finds 

28 Apr

– Mayor should name and shame FTSE 100 companies that don’t pay the London Living Wage – Over 160,000 Londoners are trapped in a cycle of low-pay work – 70 companies on the FTSE 100 currently do not pay the London Living ...


Rich City Poor Pay 

28 Apr

A new report is calling on the Mayor to help Londoners out of low-pay, and publish the names of the FTSE 100 companies in London that have not signed up to his London Living Wage program.


Cash for Access 

30 Mar

The report “Cash for Access: Expanding the availability of new cash machines” calls for fee-free cash machines to be included in all new major developments across London.


Londoners pay £18million a year in cash machine fees 

30 Mar

– Lack of access to ATM’s disproportionately affects low-income groups, the disabled, and the elderly – Free cash machines should be included in all new major developments Pay-to-use cash machines cost Londoners £18million a year...


London’s emergency services struggling to comply with Mayor’s earlier ULEZ deadline 

21 Mar

– Fire, ambulance and police services all say they will be affected by 2019 implementation – Met needs to replace 82 per cent of its fleet – all of its diesel vehicles – Fire brigade faced with paying daily charge on 52 non...


Metropolitan Line Extension £50million short of budget 

15 Mar

– Letter confirms project may stall if additional cash is not found – Mayor’s fares policy could be putting £284million project at risk Officials at Transport for London have confirmed the Metropolitan Line Extension is £50million...


Crossrail to launch on line that suffered 50,000 hours of passenger delays 

13 Mar

– TfL Rail will be used as the North-East part of the £15billion Crossrail project – New figures show TfL Rail suffered 3 million minutes of passenger delays in 6 months, equivalent to 5.7 years – Causes of delays included...


Struck Out 2 

27 Feb

Strike action should be banned and judges should be given powers to rule on industrial disputes to keep Londoners out of the firing line.


Ban strikes and let independent judges rule on industrial disputes, says new report 

27 Feb

– Assembly Member Keith Prince wants introduction of ‘binding pendulum arbitration’ – System would mean independent ruling on disputes without costly walkouts – Report shows tube and Southern strikes would have been avoided...


Paws for Support 

22 Feb

The Mayor of London could support some of the capital’s 5,360 armed forces veterans suffering from PTSD by providing loans for life-changing therapeutic dogs.


Armed forces veterans suffering PTSD need Mayor’s help to access life-changing assistance dogs 

22 Feb

– New report calls on Sadiq Khan to help some of the capital’s 5,360 affected veterans – Loan-scheme could ease access to highly-trained dogs – Canines act as effective alternatives to long-term drug therapies The Mayor of...


Sadiq Khan on track for worst strikes record of any London Mayor 

22 Feb

– Latest walkout means Mayor’s projected yearly average eclipses Boris’s and Ken’s – On course to average 5.05 strikes per year – Record set to get even worse with threat of Night Tube strikes Sadiq Khan is on track for the...


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FixMyStreet »

Bins from Jansons Lane repeatedly left in Jansons Rd. often not emptied by Veolia., 22nd June 

22 Jun

This has been repeatedly reported to the Council over past years, and remains unresolved.


Fly tipping, 22nd June 

22 Jun

Rubbish on path fridge Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 1 Denton Road, N4 Report on FixMyStreet...


Cable TV box., 22nd June 

22 Jun

The engineers for Virgin have left the cover off their inspection box at the top of this road again.


Tootoomoo restaurant poster, 22nd June 

22 Jun

Why is a restaurant's poster hanging on your property? And that too outside a school! This should be taken down immediately, and action should be taken against the restaurant, based in Crouch End.


Overgrown bushes, 22nd June 

22 Jun

Overgrown bushes blocking pavement.


Street lighting outage, 19th June 

19 Jun

Power fault as 15+ new type LED lights not working Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 137 Eade Road, N4 Report on FixMyStreet...


Broken paving slabs, 19th June 

19 Jun

Broken paving slabs Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 81 Fordington Road, N6 Report on FixMyStreet...


Dangerous light column, 19th June 

19 Jun

See pic for column that has partially knocked over Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 123 Eade Road, N4 Report on FixMyStreet...


Dangerous Junction, 18th June 

18 Jun

Cars pull out of this T-junction without stopping.


A bollard has been knocked down outside the Morrison’s Supermarket, 18th June 

18 Jun

A bollard at the small side alley way next to Morrison's Supermarket front entrance and in a very close proximity from the Bus Stop has been knocked down and this may cause an accident to pedestrians when they are rushing to catch a bus.


A Pothole can cause accident, 18th June 

18 Jun

A Pathole of about 30 square cm in the middle of the road of Moselle Avenue, opposite No41 can cause accidents to cyclists or motorcyclist especially for someone riding during the night.


Dumped rubbish again, 18th June 

18 Jun

Somebody is clearly renovating their property and dumping rubbish repeatedly on our street.


Overgrowth on footway, 16th June 

16 Jun

Needs pruning please Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 6 Haslemere Road, N8 Report on FixMyStreet...


Padlock stolen from cul de sac gate, 16th June 

16 Jun

Padlock stolen from cul de sac gate, this gate should be locked at all times as people are now using as short cut.


Dumped furniture – possible house clearance, 16th June 

16 Jun

Obstruction Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 13 Fairbourne Road, N17 Report on FixMyStreet...


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FOI »

Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

23 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Mr Wilde on 23 June 2017 .


Highgate Library – Equality Impact Assessment. 

23 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Tamara Cincik on 23 June 2017 .


Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

23 Jun

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Mr Wilde on 23 June 2017 .


Discussions between Spurs and Haringey about a development vehicle 

23 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Sarah Cave on 23 June 2017 .


Council property 

23 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Jennifer Thomas on 23 June 2017 .


Discussions between Spurs and Haringey about a development vehicle 

22 Jun

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Sarah Cave on 22 June 2017 .


Information 

22 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to angela on 22 June 2017 .


Information 

22 Jun

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by angela on 22 June 2017 .


Highgate Library – Equality Impact Assessment. 

21 Jun

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Tamara Cincik on 21 June 2017 .


Meetings between Spurs and Cllr Strickland and Dan Hawthorn 

21 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Doug Thorpe on 21 June 2017 .


IT Infrastructure 

21 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Jay Rouf on 21 June 2017 .


IT Infrastructure 

21 Jun

Internal review request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Jay Rouf on 21 June 2017 .


Appointment of new Chief Executive 

20 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to John Evans Lewis on 20 June 2017 .


Information about Haringey Development Vehicle 

20 Jun

Internal review request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Hazel Griffiths on 20 June 2017 .


Freedom of Information request – Bonus/Competency allowance for Kingdom Staff – litter/environment enforcement 

20 Jun

Response by Haringey Borough Council to O.


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Parliament »

Higher Education: Admissions | Department for Business, Innovation and Skills | Written Answers 

24 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, if he will make representations to UCAS on releasing anonymised individual data on applications and admissions to universities for the purpose of research on access to higher...


[Mr Christopher Chope in the Chair] – Housing Supply (London) | Westminster Hall debates 

15 Jul

I am against setting up a 1970s-style bureaucracy to impose rent control.


Disabled Students (University of Cambridge) | Commons debates 

7 Jul

The collegiate system is causing a tremendous problem for my constituent.


Disabled Students (University of Cambridge) | Commons debates 

7 Jul

The collegiate system is causing a tremendous problem for my constituent.


Davies Commission Report | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

1 Jul

In looking at the report over the coming months, will the Secretary of State consider the livelihoods of many in the UK— the 190,000 potential jobs, the 76,000 livelihoods of those currently working at Heathrow and the 10,000 apprenticeships...


Davies Commission Report | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

1 Jul

In looking at the report over the coming months, will the Secretary of State consider the livelihoods of many in the UK— the 190,000 potential jobs, the 76,000 livelihoods of those currently working at Heathrow and the 10,000 apprenticeships...


Education and Adoption Bill | Commons debates 

22 Jun

Last September could well turn out to be the most important month in my life.


Education and Adoption Bill | Commons debates 

22 Jun

Last September could well turn out to be the most important month in my life.


Engagements | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

17 Jun

It is both sad and disturbing that the number of reported rapes in Greater London has risen by 68% in the last 10 years.


Engagements | Oral Answers to Questions – Prime Minister | Commons debates 

17 Jun

It is both sad and disturbing that the number of reported rapes in Greater London has risen by 68% in the last 10 years.


[Mr David Crausby in the Chair] – Air Pollution (London) | Westminster Hall debates 

9 Jun

I will be very brief, Mr Crausby.


Mephedrone: Hampshire | Home Office | Written Answers 

26 Mar

Data specifically on the Gosport and Fareham area is not available as the Crime Survey for England and Wales does not allow sufficiently robust estimates to be made for smaller geographic areas.


Domestic Violence | Home Office | Written Answers 

25 Mar

Recommendation 11 of the HMIC report relates to a multi-agency inspection on domestic abuse.


Crimes of Violence: Blackpool | Home Office | Written Answers 

25 Mar

It is not possible to calculate the figures requested.


National Centre for Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research | Home Office | Written Answers 

25 Mar

The National Centre for Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs) primarily receives Government funding through the Department for Business Innovation and Skills via the Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Biotechnology...


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