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29th September 2016

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    Amy Winehouse - Star behind the bar ‘She’d just turn up’ - says Dublin Castle landlady Peggy Conlon

    Amy with Peggy Conlon

    Published: 28 July 2011
    by RICHARD OSLEY

    AMY Winehouse would pop up behind the bar serving customers at some of Camden Town’s best-known bars.

    Amy Winehouse: Updates

    Camden Square

    WEDNESDAY JULY 27 14:20 Mourning fans kept residents awake all night in Camden Square, playing Amy Winehouse songs on repeat until police intervened.

    Whittington Hospital boss, Rob Larkman, quits – destination unknown

    Speculation links sudden departure of chief executive to failed plans for Royal Free merger

    Published: 17th February, 2011
    by TOM FOOT

    End of an era as Ellen Luby's voice is silenced

    Ellen Luby

    Politicians pay tribute to the ‘indomitable fighter’ who spiced up Town Hall meetings with commentary from public gallery

    Published: 15 July, 2010
    by RICHARD OSLEY and DAN CARRIER

    ‘SAVE OUR CARROTS’

    The former Middlesex Hospital site

    Sale plan wrecks allotment dream at former Middlesex Hospital site

    Published: 18 March 2010
    by JAMIE WELHAM

    LABOUR CONFERENCE: 'Billions of pounds of HS2 money could NOT be used on schools and hospitals instead'

    Louise Ellman speaking at a fringe meeting hosted by industry magazine, Transport Times, on Tuesday

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY in LIVERPOOL

    LABOUR remains supportive of the controversial HS2 rail project – set to drive people from their homes and businesses in Camden amid 15 years of demolition and disruption – despite warn

    A big change for Chalk Farm? How a new 77-home block next to the tube station could look

    The artist's impression for the proposed change at Eton Garage

    Published: 29 August, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    A DEVELOPER’s plans to build 77 flats on a former police garage in Chalk Farm have sparked anger with residents who say a parade of shops will be turfed out by the scheme.

    Camden Council instructs builders to 'dispose of' historic fireplaces

    Camden Council are reviewing how they deal with historic fittings

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By DAN CARRIER

    HISTORIC fireplaces ripped out of walls in council-owned homes are being sold off by private contractors – with the Town Hall not getting any of the proceeds.

    Hampstead Emporium to shut on Sunday after 20 years of business in Finchley Road

    Mick Leigh with one of his masks

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    ONE of the last independent shops in Finchley Road is closing after 20 years trading African masks and Persian rugs, writes Tom Foot. 

    Operators of NHS 111 phone line make changes after death of diabetic student nurse Lisa Day

    Lisa Day

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    OPERATORS of the NHS 111 phone line have changed the way they deal with emergencies on busy days after a coroner uncovered missed opportunities to save the life of a student nurse who suffered a fa