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16 08, 2018

Housing Options service

2018-08-17T15:28:00+00:00August 16th, 2018|

From Friday 17th August our Housing Options service will operate from Barnet House as usual. Thank you to our customers for their understanding while we operated out of Grahame Park on Thursday 16th August and our apologies for the inconvenience.

15 08, 2018

Our Housing Options Service – emergencies only on Thursday 16th August

2018-08-15T18:08:41+00:00August 15th, 2018|

For our customers who have a pre-arranged appointment with us for Thursday August 16th, we are going to contact you to reschedule this for another day. If you are faced with a homeless situation today, please visit our Grahame Park Office in Colindale, where we will take an emergency application. Our Grahame Park office is [...]

14 08, 2018

Have you heard about The Loop?

2018-08-14T17:25:32+00:00August 14th, 2018|

The Loop is an initiative where you can buy upcycled, good quality furniture on Grahame Park Estate. Barnet Homes support The Loop, which delivered in partnership with Groundwork, London Community Resource Network, Genesis Housing, Colindale Communities Trust and Barnet Council, with the support of the European Commission’s LIFE+ Programme. Not only can you buy furniture [...]

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 [...]

7 08, 2018

Our contractors Rydon join in with Mill Hill East Community Fun Day

2018-08-07T12:13:42+00:00August 7th, 2018|

Recently Barnet Homes was treated to a tour at the site of the new upcoming dementia extra-care scheme, Ansell Court, by contractors Rydon. Rydon have also been brilliant at involving the local community during the time they’ve been on site. They have been working closely with Mill Hill East Church on a community garden, which [...]

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 [...]

26 07, 2018

A celebration of diversity in Mill Hill

2018-07-26T10:55:58+00:00July 26th, 2018|

Mill Hill East Church is hosting a free summer event  this weekend celebrating diversity and multi-faith – everyone is invited! The Jewish Volunteering Network (JVN) has teamed up with Mill Hill East Church and Mill Hill East Synagogue to hold a community fun day on Sunday 29th July from 2-5pm, taking place at Mill Hill East Church, Salcombe Gardens, London [...]

18 07, 2018

Weekend bike sessions hotter than July

2018-07-18T13:24:38+00:00July 18th, 2018|

Last April The Hope of Childs Hill (THOCH) were the recipients of a £13,000 award from Transport for London to kick start a bike hire project for residents living in the Childs Hill area. The great news is, THOCH’s Saturday cycling skills sessions have really taken off! So… on 8th July they launched Sunday cycling [...]