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MP rules out by-election

Joan Ryan MP (credit parliament.uk) web
Enfield North MP Joan Ryan joined The Independent Group after quitting Labour Party, reports James Cracknell Newly-independent MP Joan Ryan is refusing...

Green groups slam council homes plan

A Enfield RoadWatch stall
New report shows how building on Green Belt is “unnecessary”, reports James Cracknell A national environmental group has joined with local campaigners...

Cup final beckons for Towners

Josh Davison (credit Tom Scott)
Big game ahead after Enfield win through semi-final on penalties, writes Andrew Warshaw It may not have the glamour of the Champions...

Hundreds of new homes planned

New tower blocks planned in Southgate (credit Viewpoint Estates)
Concerns from locals as 18-storey tower proposed next to conservation area, reports James Cracknell Plans for 189 homes in buildings up to...

Teachers strike over academy plans

Galliard Primary School teachers on strike
Council leader backs striking teachers opposed to multi-academy trust in Edmonton, reports James Cracknell Support is growing for a group of striking...

Cinema in suburbia

The Girl in the Shed
Talkies founder David Williamson introduces this year’s HERE Film Festival Talkies Community Cinema is presenting its fifth annual HERE...

Council cuts agreed despite protest

Enfield Civic Centre
Banner unfurled in support of rebellious Labour councillor during budget meeting, reports James Cracknell Further cuts to local services of £18million have...

Best of Lock

Cllr Birsen Demirel
In our regular councillor’s column, Enfield Lock ward member Birsen Demirel highlights some big issues facing the borough I...

Singing with friends

Enfield Choral Society
Enfield Choral Society is welcoming new members as it gears up for a busy year of performances, writes Ian MacKenzie I have...