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10 08, 2018

Granville Road resident’s ‘Big Shave’ raises hundreds for charity

2018-08-10T14:26:36+00:00August 10th, 2018|

Deepa Mistry, a resident of Granville Road in the Child’s Hill area of North London, has raised hundreds of pounds for the Little Princess Trust so far by shaving off her hair so that it can be made into a wig for a child suffering from cancer. The Little Princess Trust is a charity that [...]

26 07, 2018

BBQ safety in hot weather

2018-07-26T16:09:22+00:00July 26th, 2018|

With summer temperatures soaring beyond 30 degrees this week, we'd like to remind all residents that gas, charcoal and disposable barbecues are not permitted on balconies at any time as these can pose a serious fire safety risk to both you and your neighbours. The London Fire Brigade has issued some advice about how you can BBQ safely this [...]

10 07, 2018

Fire safety works Q&As

2018-07-10T13:02:53+00:00July 10th, 2018|

Will you be installing sprinklers within my flat? Sprinkler systems will be installed in all rented flats within buildings with 10 or more floors and access to a single stairwell. This allows the release of the water to be focussed on the affected areas only in the event of a fire. We will be consulting [...]

26 06, 2018

Housing Committee agrees extra fire safety funding

2018-06-26T14:26:16+00:00June 26th, 2018|

Barnet Council has agreed an additional £12.5million to pay for fire safety works to be carried out across the borough. The funding was unanimously agreed by the council’s Housing Committee on Thursday 21 June, and will now go to the council’s Policy and Resources Committee for approval. The funds are part of the council’s ongoing [...]