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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.


Westminster terror attacks 

23 Mar

Here in Haringey, as across London, the United Kingdom and the world, we feel deep shock and sorrow following yesterday’s terror attack in Westminster.


Haringey plans to tackle rough sleeping receive major funding boost 

20 Mar

Plans to support more residents from being hit by homelessness have taken another step forward, after Haringey Council successfully secured a share of £1.7m...


Two homes found for Syrian refugee families 

17 Mar

Two properties in Haringey have been identified as suitable homes for refugee families fleeing war in Syria.


Noel Park residents join forces at community event 

17 Mar

Residents turned out in force for the Team Noel Park Community Open Day on Saturday.


Thinking differently about university life 

16 Mar

A group of 30 students from Haringey sixth forms enjoyed a taste of life beneath Oxford’s dreaming spires at a special trip to the university.


Ledley King kicks off season of play 

15 Mar

Ledley King had a kickabout with schoolchildren and even tried his hand at hula-hooping, as he marked one year since the first No Ball Games sign was taken d...


Queen of UK Gospel to Launch Haringey White Ribbon for Male Ambassadors 

14 Mar

MOBO award winner and ‘Queen of Gospel’ Lurine Cato is set to perform on 16 March at the prestigious Alexandra Palace to encourage more males to become ambas...


Leon Joseph 

13 Mar

It is with sadness that we can confirm the death of Haringey’s community champion Leon Joseph, following an illness.


Join Haringey’s Mayor in flying a flag for the Commonwealth 

9 Mar

Join Haringey’s Mayor in flying a flag for the Commonwealth.


Lendlease confirmed as preferred partner for Haringey Development Vehicle 

8 Mar

Following a special meeting of Haringey Council’s Cabinet last night (Tuesday 7th March 2017), leading property developer Lendlease has been confirmed as the...


Business Rates rises could threaten Haringey’s economy 

1 Mar

Changes to central government’s business rates risk leaving some of Haringey’s independent companies struggling in the face of huge cost hikes, according to...


Wireless Festival returning to Haringey 

27 Feb

Music festival Wireless is heading for Haringey again, welcoming some of the industry’s biggest stars.


National funding formula for schools 

24 Feb

Haringey Council leader Claire Kober has thrown her support behind a national campaign – led by parents in the borough – calling on the government to reconsider plans for a new education funding formula, which could see local schools lose ...


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London Assembly »

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...


Tower Hamlets election fraud: Met suffered from ‘Rotherham Syndrome’ in failure to investigate 

10 Feb

– Police feared community reaction, says Assembly Member Tony Arbour – Says Met has ‘serious questions to answer’ – Calls for Mayor to launch full investigation An apparent reluctance by the Metropolitan Police to properly...


TfL fares income down £90M due to fewer passenger journeys 

8 Feb

Transport for London has revealed its fares income is down £90million in the year-to-date, raising serious questions about the Mayor’s ability to balance the books.


Nominee passes now costing TfL over £33million a year 

2 Feb

– Travel perk grants free travelcards for flatmates of TfL staff – Mayor urged to give firefighters free travel instead at a fraction of the cost A perk that grants free travel to the flatmates of TfL staff now costs London taxpayers...


Tube Strikes: Mayor gives into unions demands at a cost of £68M 

31 Jan

Against all evidence the Mayor is reversing decisions to reduce hundreds of unnecessary staff The Mayor has given in to union’s demands and massively scaled back plans to reduce unnecessary station staff at a cost of £68million.


Mayor to host representatives of eleven ‘Israeli travel ban’ countries at City Hall reception 

31 Jan

– Mayor set to condemn Trump’s travel ban at tonight’s event – Facing calls to also criticise attending countries that ban Israeli citizens The Mayor of London is set to host representatives of eleven countries that ban Israeli...


BUDGET: Mayor puts Old Oak Common homes at risk with 40% budget cut 

25 Jan

– Experts predict budget cut will impact major project The Mayor of London has cut the budget for Old Oak Common by 40 per cent – despite his claims of increased spending – putting the building of thousands of homes at risk.


BUDGET: Mayor keeps ‘Olympics tax’ after Games debt is wiped 

25 Jan

– Sadiq Khan using loophole to raise cash for his unbalanced budget The Mayor of London is continuing to impose an ‘Olympic tax’ on Londoners – even though the debt of the Games has been wiped.


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FixMyStreet »

Litter in alley linking Circular Rd & Stoneleigh Rd N17, 29th March 

29 Mar

From time to time the alley linking Circular Rd Stoneleigh Rd N17 is littered - usually with cans.


Rubbish on the space at the rear of premises Forster Rd N17, 29th March 

29 Mar

The premises in Forster Road, Tottenham N17 are at the rear of 451 High Road N17, This is owned by Haringey Council.


Large pile of rubbish on pavement in Forster Road N17, 29th March 

29 Mar

In the early evening of 28 March 2917 there was a large pile of dumped rubbish on the pavement at the corner of Forster Road N17 and Chaplin Road N17.


No collection of food recycling, 28th March 

28 Mar

Food recycling hasn't been collected for weeks 2.


102 Tottenham Lane – Rubbish all over the place again, 28th March 

28 Mar

This is a long-standing issue.


Stairwell lighting, 28th March 

28 Mar

Stairwell lighting in Dowding House N6 4HD not working again.


Yet more bloody paint, 28th March 

28 Mar

Poured everywhere deliberately Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 41 White Hart Lane, N22 Report on FixMyStreet...


White paint dumped on the pavement, 28th March 

28 Mar

What is it with N22 and paint everywhere?! Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 1 Stuart Crescent, N22 Report on FixMyStreet...


Flytipping, 28th March 

28 Mar

Dumped bin bags, bins, shopping trolley and bed frame.


White van parked for three months, 28th March 

28 Mar

A white van has been parked on the corner of Pages Lane and Pages Hill for three months.


Builders waste left in road, 27th March 

27 Mar

There's some left over building materials in the road at junction of Dagmar Rd and Crescent Road.


Rubbish on Whymark Avenue, 27th March 

27 Mar

Bag of rubbish open across pavement outside south and north supermarket on Whymark Avenue Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 24 Whymark Avenue, N22 Report on FixMyStreet...


Large deep pothole at bottom of Highgate North Hill on entry to circulatory system from South, 27th March 

27 Mar

Newly opened by heavy traffic.


Mattress and carpet dumped outside my block, 27th March 

27 Mar

Hi there, mattess and bit of carpet dumped at the end of my block.


Entry System, 26th March 

26 Mar

Entry System in Dowding House N6 4HD not working for days now, including no trades button.


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FOI »

Haringey Officers, Council Members and Tottenham Hotspur and associated parent and subsidiary companies 

29 Mar

Clarification sent to Haringey Borough Council by Phil Jackson on 29 March 2017 .


Haringey Officers, Council Members and Tottenham Hotspur and associated parent and subsidiary companies 

29 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Phil Jackson on 29 March 2017 .


Public subsidy to Tottenham Hotspur 

29 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Hilary Adams on 29 March 2017 .


This FOI is in regard to the efficient and cost effective spending of tax payers money in relation to the spending by Haringey DCT on disabled children. 

29 Mar

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Alison Lam on 29 March 2017 .


Haringey Officers, Council Members and Tottenham Hotspur and associated parent and subsidiary companies 

29 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Phil Jackson on 29 March 2017 .


Public subsidy to Tottenham Hotspur 

29 Mar

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Hilary Adams on 29 March 2017 .


Shisha/Waterpipe smoking 

29 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to s Devi on 29 March 2017 .


Haringey Officers, Council Members and Tottenham Hotspur and associated parent and subsidiary companies 

29 Mar

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by Phil Jackson on 29 March 2017 .


Social Work management structure 

28 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Catriona Atthews on 28 March 2017 .


Shisha/Waterpipe smoking 

28 Mar

Request sent to Haringey Borough Council by s Devi on 28 March 2017 .


Reprovision of council homes at Love Lane / High Road West 

28 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Paul Burnham on 28 March 2017 .


Correspondence between Councillor Alan Strickland and Peter Bingle and/or Terrapin Communications 

28 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Ruth Gordon on 28 March 2017 .


Development sites and investment opportunities discussed at MIPIM, March 2017 

27 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Paul Burnham on 27 March 2017 .


Copy of Haringey investment prospectus made for MIPIM 2017 

27 Mar

Response by Haringey Borough Council to Ruth Gordon on 27 March 2017 .


Arup report on Broadwater Farm etc, 2013 

26 Mar

Follow up sent to Haringey Borough Council by Paul Burnham on 26 March 2017 .


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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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