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17 07, 2017

Tell Barnet Council what you think about Electric Vehicle Charging Points!

2017-07-17T11:08:24+00:00 July 17th, 2017|

If you are a local resident, business or someone who regularly travels through the borough, Barnet Council would like your opinion on where they should install electric vehicle charging points in Barnet. It is worth considering how different locations (e.g. residential roads, high streets) might benefit from charging points. Take a look at this map of charging [...]

14 07, 2017

BOOST Childs Hill at Brent Cross – Thursday 20th July

2017-07-14T15:11:00+00:00 July 14th, 2017|

School summer holidays are almost here – so there’s a strong chance you might be in the Brent Cross area next week. It’s also good news if you are looking for work and benefits advice. BOOST Childs Hill is going to be at Brent Cross on Thursday 20th July in the Careers Coach. We will [...]

13 07, 2017

Grahame Park residents have fun in the sun at annual festival

2017-07-13T12:24:02+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

Over 500 Colindale residents gathered at Heybourne Park open space last weekend to take advantage of the Grahame Park festival. However, the red-hot temperatures made Heybourne Park feel more like Greece than Grahame Park! The Grahame Park festival is led on by Genesis Housing Association, who is managing the regeneration of the Grahame Park Estate. [...]

12 07, 2017

Our apprentices attend Q&A with Jeremy Corbyn

2017-07-13T09:31:03+00:00 July 12th, 2017|

The Barnet Group is currently recruiting for housing and social care apprentices and are having an Apprenticeship open morning this Friday 14th July. If you know anyone that would be interested in or benefit from an apprenticeship, please send them along to The Barnet Group's Apprenticeship open morning on Friday 14th July, from 9:30am onwards [...]

7 07, 2017

Latest update on Granville Road

2017-07-07T14:33:28+00:00 July 7th, 2017|

Updated 2.30pm Friday 7 July Update on removal of cladding from the Granville Road Estate Barnet Homes can now update residents on the timetable and process for removing the cladding from the three blocks at Granville Road. Process and timetable Our contractors Keepmoat have been on site since last week preparing to remove the cladding [...]

6 07, 2017

You are invited to our summer roadshow!

2017-07-06T17:47:20+00:00 July 6th, 2017|

We have two planned community events happening over the summer months that we are inviting you to attend. The themes for our summer roadshows are focused on health, well-being and physical activity and will include a range of fun activities for the whole family. The roadshows are free, so well-timed with the school summer holidays. [...]

30 06, 2017

Tower blocks – FAQs

2017-06-30T16:49:30+00:00 June 30th, 2017|

Barnet Homes’ tower blocks updated 30th June 2017 Barnet Homes, on behalf of Barnet Council, manages 24 tower blocks across the borough. The council and Barnet Homes take fire safety extremely seriously, and extensive measures are in place to ensure our homes comply with fire safety regulations. All our tower blocks have up to date [...]

27 06, 2017

Supporting older people at Barnet Wellbeing Day – July 14

2017-06-27T16:13:31+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

Age UK are holding a special community event to support older people in Barnet and they’re throwing in a free lunch for good measure! The day is aimed at encouraging older people in Barnet to lead an active lifestyle and has a lot on offer. There are information stalls about services,  plus indoor and outdoor [...]

27 06, 2017

New Mayor of Barnet joins Wimbush House tribute to resident

2017-06-27T10:29:10+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

Recently at Wimbush House, the new Mayor of Barnet, Councillor Brian Salinger and his wife Kate, the Mayoress, unveiled a new blue plaque which now lies at the centre of its tranquil and beautiful community gardens. The new blue plaque is dedicated to Ela Klein, former resident at Wimbush House and prolific gardening club member, [...]