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26th May 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

    Man wants compensation for home raided by cold case Lana Purcell detectives

    Craig Geddis's home was searched in March by officers investigating the disappearance of Lana Purcell

    Published: 26 May, 2016
    By DAN CARRIER

    THE man whose home was searched by murder squad detectives in the hunt for a woman who disappeared five years ago has insisted he has nothing to do with the case.

    Solved: Riddle of Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch's home improvement plan

    Benedict Cumberbatch bought a home for £2.7 million in Dartmouth Park

    Published: 26 May, 2016
    By DAN CARRIER

    IT was a mystery that had neighbours reaching for their deerstalkers to play detective: why had the gorgeous four-storey Victorian house in their road  been left empty and wrapped with hoardin

    New bid to erect eruv boundary poles in Camden, Primrose Hill and Hampstead

    Architect Daniel Rosenfelder

    Published: 26 May, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    A GROUP of synagogues has applied to create a new Camden “eruv” – a series of poles connected by thin fishing wire which form a boundary for observant Jews.

    THIN RED LINE: Research study finds dramatic increase in fire service in response times

    Press officers protect former mayor Boris Johnson from the New Journal last year as we tried to ask him about fire cuts

    Published: 26 May, 2016
    THIN RED LINE INVESTIGATION
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    FIRE brigade response times have soared in neighbourhoods where stations were axed as part of £29million cutbacks, a study has found. 

    Balcony views: Neighbour adds his own sign next to 'Vote Leave' poster

    The two signs in Lissenden Gardens

    Published: 24 May, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    THE EU referendum debate is playing out across the balconies of a Gospel Oak mansion block after a banner battle was sparked between two neighbours on opposite sides of the fence.