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24 03, 2017

Moreton close ground-works begin

2017-03-24T15:03:20+00:00 March 24th, 2017|

We previously reported the installation of a time-lapse camera at Moreton Close, the site where we will be building 53 self-contained one and two bedroom apartments, enabling adults with additional care needs to live independently. The photos taken on a glorious day earlier this week, show that heavy plant machinery is now on site, preparing the [...]

20 03, 2017

Grahame Park housing office closed

2017-03-20T16:01:46+00:00 March 20th, 2017|

Our area housing office at Grahame Park is currently closed due to technical issues. Please call our customer contact centre on 0800 389 5225 or email talk2us@barnethomes.org if you have a query. We apologize for any inconvenience caused, and will update this page with any more information as soon as we have it.

8 03, 2017

Opendoor Homes receives green light from the HCA

2017-03-08T09:27:19+00:00 March 8th, 2017|

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) has granted Opendoor Homes registered provider (RP) status at its 7th March committee meeting. The decision heralds the start of an ambitious new build programme to deliver an initial 320 homes for affordable rent for Barnet residents. These new homes will be owned and managed by Opendoor Homes, a [...]

2 03, 2017

The CCT is looking for a CEO

2017-03-02T08:28:59+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|

Our partners, the Colindale Communities Trust (CCT) have an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial, hands-on, imaginative and highly resourceful CEO to grow the organisation and steer their strategic direction towards fully meeting the needs of current and future communities in Colindale. Working closely with the Chair and other Trustees the CEO will be responsible for [...]

1 03, 2017

National Apprenticeship Week 2017

2017-03-03T15:57:23+00:00 March 1st, 2017|

As part of the celebrations for National Apprentice Week 2016, Barnet Homes have put together a short film focusing on some of our apprentices. It takes a look at how our apprenticeship scheme can give them a step up in their careers, and how they contribute to our organisation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFbWn0MpHOk

28 02, 2017

Total Recalls – Whirlpool tumble dyrers

2017-02-28T14:27:45+00:00 February 28th, 2017|

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) have issued a warning to tumble dryer owners following a fire in Shepherd's Bush. The LFB advise all owners of Whirlpool (including their Hotpoint, Creda and Indesit brands) tumble dryers to unplug their appliances immediately. Whirlpool had previously advised that these appliances had could continue to be used while waiting [...]

13 02, 2017

Barnet Homes takes domestic violence extremely seriously

2017-02-13T12:45:44+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

“We are committed to providing an excellent service to victims of domestic violence whenever they come to us for help. All of our staff undertake extensive training to support victims of domestic crime sensitively, ensuring they understand their options and further assistance available to them. We are sorry our service fell short of expectations in [...]

8 02, 2017

Demolition complete as Moreton Close scheme gathers pace

2017-02-13T10:52:55+00:00 February 8th, 2017|

Demolition work at Moreton Close, the site of a new Extra Care scheme has now been completed. 53 self-contained one and two bedroom apartments will be built on the site, enabling adults with additional care needs to live independently. This week, a time-lapse camera was installed on the site, allowing us to get an aerial view [...]

27 01, 2017

Barnet Group staff raise £100 on Woolly Hat Day

2017-02-08T14:36:54+00:00 January 27th, 2017|

The Barnet Group staff wore their best winter hats today, not just to keep warm, but to support a good cause too. Friday 27 January is homeless charity St Mungo's Woolly Hat Day. Group staff raised over £100 with a dress-down-day donation and the bravest donned their favourite woolly hats. £3 could pay one client's [...]

19 01, 2017

Barnet Homes support Register my Appliance Day

2017-01-19T16:33:06+00:00 January 19th, 2017|

Barnet Homes and community partners the London Fire Brigade (LFB) are supporting Register My Appliance Day (Thursday, 19 January) as part of their Total Recalls campaign to make white goods safer we  Instantly improve fire safety On Register My Appliance Day manufacturers remind customers they can instantly improve fire safety in the home by taking a [...]