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23 06, 2017

Latest update on Granville Road

2017-06-25T13:40:02+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|

      Updated 13.00 Sunday 25th June Yesterday Barnet Homes conducted further inspections of the three tower blocks on Granville Road, accompanied by officers from London Fire Brigade. As a result of these inspections, we can confirm that there are no additional fire safety concerns. Updated 22.30 Friday 23rd June Barnet has now had [...]

21 06, 2017

Barnet Homes statement: Grenfell Tower fire

2017-06-22T13:49:56+00:00 June 21st, 2017|

Barnet Homes is shocked and saddened by the devastating fire which occurred at Grenfell Tower in West London in the early hours of last Wednesday morning which has tragically resulted in a number of deaths. Barnet Homes’ thoughts are very much with those affected by this event. Early reports have confirmed that the block underwent [...]

20 06, 2017

Barnet Council to invest in additional fire safety measures at tower blocks

2017-06-20T15:29:12+00:00 June 20th, 2017|

    In response to last week’s tragic fire at Grenfell Tower, Barnet Council is to invest in upgrades to fire safety systems in high-rise tower blocks across the borough. The Council’s Housing Committee on Monday, 26 June will consider proposals to invest in measures to ensure that all of the borough’s 24 high-rise tower [...]

1 06, 2017

Have your say on changes to customer access

2017-06-02T11:17:16+00:00 June 1st, 2017|

We have developed a draft Customer Access Strategy to help improve our customer service and make it easier for customers to access our services. We now want the views of our customers on our proposals. Click here to read our summary consultation document to find out more and tell us what you think about our [...]

31 05, 2017

Fire risk alert issued over Beko tumble dryers

2017-05-31T09:08:20+00:00 May 31st, 2017|

Residents should be aware that manufacturers Beko and Blomberg have issued a safety warning for certain models of their 8kg and 9kg condenser tumble dryers. Owners of the models listed below can register for a free modification: DCU9330W DCU9330R DCU8230 TKF8439A DSC85W You can also enter your model number on the Beko website here:!/check/precheck [...]

27 04, 2017

Planning permission granted for Sheaveshill Court

2017-04-27T14:34:21+00:00 April 27th, 2017|

Opendoor Homes, Barnet Homes' subsidiary is delighted to announce that their development site at Sheaveshill Court was granted planning permission last night, 26 April 2017. The Sheaveshill Court development marks an important milestone in Opendoor Homes’ plans as it marks the point where 20% of their 320 new homes now have planning permission. The development, [...]

19 04, 2017

Homeless Action in Barnet Open Day & Art Exhibition

2017-04-19T08:53:12+00:00 April 19th, 2017|

To mark Homeless Action in Barnet’s 20th anniversary of helping the homeless and vulnerably housed in the Barnet community, they will be holding 20 events throughout the year. One of these events is an Open Day and Art Exhbition. Come along to The Hab Centre on Saturday 20th May 2017 between 12noon and 4PM to find out about [...]

13 04, 2017

BOOST Childs Hill project launched by the Mayor of Barnet

2017-04-13T15:40:42+00:00 April 13th, 2017|

On 13th April the Mayor of Barnet Councillor David Longstaff, accompanied by the Mayoress Gillian Griffiths, cut the ribbon to officially launch the second BOOST project in the borough. BOOST Childs Hill is a spin-off project from the original BOOST (Burnt Oak Opportunity Support Team) which started in July 2015 and has engaged with over [...]

11 04, 2017

Crowdfund London is coming to Barnet!

2017-04-11T13:38:54+00:00 April 11th, 2017|

Crowdfund London gives you the opportunity to pitch your ideas, big and small, for projects which will make your/ our local area even better! City Hall are looking for innovative ideas that benefit the whole neighbourhood and show community support through a vibrant crowdfunding campaign. The best could attract a pledge of up to £50,000 [...]