Mighty marrow cream of the crop for Councillor

Enfield Independent:

9:40am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A Councillor has left his fellow gardeners flummoxed as his mighty marrow booms to whopping size.

Benefit cheat falsely claims more than £20,000

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A woman has been given a suspended prison sentence and curfew for illegally receiving almost £22,000 in benefits.

Welcome to the jungle

Enfield Independent:

5:55pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A garden that has turned into a jungle has caused uproar among neighbours.

Knife wielding man wanted for attempted robbery

Enfield Independent:

4:10pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A man threatened staff at a petrol station with a knife while demanding money.

Outrage after teenager filmed dumping puppy in ice bucket

Enfield Independent:

1:32pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A teenager sparked outrage after dunking his puppy in freezing water as part of the ice bucket challenge.

Woman resuscitated after house fire

Enfield Independent:

11:16am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A woman has been taken to hospital after being resuscitated following a house fire.

Men arrested in Notting Hill clampdown

Enfield Independent:

8:41am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Seven men have been arrested in Edmonton Green as part of a clampdown over the weekend of the Notting Hill Carnival.

Aspiring presenter gets TV role

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

An aspiring presenter has joined a new television series as a news reporter.

Group hold silent vigil for Gaza

Enfield Independent:

2:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

A solidarity group held a silent vigil for Gaza in Enfield.

Free career clinics for the unemployed

Enfield Independent:

8:00am Monday 25th August 2014

Unemployed people can attend free career clinics.

Council not 'lovin it'

Enfield Independent:

2:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Plans to build a McDonald’s drive-through restaurant in Palmers Green have been rejected.

Edmonton man who died after attack named by police

Enfield Independent:

11:46am Sunday 24th August 2014

A doorman who died after being attacked outside a bar yesterday morning has been named by police.

Veterans fume at placing of new war memorial

Enfield Independent:

7:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

Uproar has engulfed a veterans association after it was told that a new war memorial would not be placed in the centre of Enfield.

Man from Edmonton dies after attack

Enfield Independent:

6:16pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

A man from Edmonton died after being assaulted early this morning.

Slight rise despite mixed GCSE results

Enfield Independent:

1:30pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

There has been a slight rise in this year’s GCSE results across the borough.

Gardener unearths mysterious missing urn

Enfield Independent:

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

It’s not often that you solve a decades-old mystery two weeks into your new job.

College principal welcomes GCSE results

Enfield Independent:

5:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

The principal of a college said she was ‘deeply impressed’ with her students' GCSE results.

Film enthusiast gets insight in Disney movie

Enfield Independent:

3:20pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A film enthusiast was given the chance of a lifetime as he interviewed the director and producer of a new Disney film.

Tap star celebrates double triumph

Enfield Independent:

1:58pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A young tap sensation has wrapped up a glorious year with the news that he will perform solo at the Royal Albert Hall.

Festival aims to 'unite the community'

Enfield Independent:

10:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

The Palmers Green Festival is aiming to be bigger than ever this year in a bid to ‘unite the community.’

Wife wants answers over lack of home care

Enfield Independent:

9:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

A woman is demanding answers after her husband was left severely ill following an operation.

Prostate cancer survivor takes cancer inequality campaign to parliament

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

More than 20 men per 100,000 are dying from prostate cancer.

North London GCSE results - live

Enfield Independent: Follow the latest news as nervous students pick up their exam results

8:54am Thursday 21st August 2014

Pupils across the country will be getting their GCSE results today, and our reporters will be meeting young people and teachers in schools across north London. Tweet your reaction with the hashtags #BarnetResults, BwoodResults #EnfieldResults #HaringeyResults or #HarrowResults.

Disabled car-washers given work placements

Enfield Independent:

5:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Ten disabled workers have found permanent jobs after taking part in a car washing scheme.

Teenagers to become ballboys for Arsenal

Enfield Independent:

3:31pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A lucky pair of teenager have been chosen by their boyhood club to be a ballboy for the season.

Schools celebrate GCSE grades

Enfield Independent:

2:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Schools across the borough are celebrating GCSE results.

'This is the real thrill of being a headteacher'

Enfield Independent:

12:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A headteacher has admitted that seeing her pupils get their results is the “real thrill” of being a teacher.

A&E unit's 40,000 patient boom

Enfield Independent:

9:25am Thursday 21st August 2014

A health watchdog rated a hospital’s accident and emergency unit as ‘requires improvement’ - just as it had a boom in patients.

Teenagers await GCSE results

Enfield Independent:

5:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Thousands of teenagers will discover the results of two years of hard work as they collect their GCSE grades.

'Pensioners manifesto' to be discussed in Enfield next week

Enfield Independent:

5:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

The leader of the biggest pensioners’ organisation will be speaking in Enfield next week to discuss the pensioners’ manifesto.

Volunteer raises charity awareness at V Festival

Enfield Independent:

4:36pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A volunteer has been helping to raise awareness for poverty charity at one of the biggest festivals of the year.

Cat Hill squatters dealt eviction blow

Enfield Independent:

1:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Squatters protesting against a controversial housing development are to be kicked off the site.

Construction begins at multi-million pound recycling plant

Enfield Independent:

11:32am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A new multi million recycling plant has begun construction.

Eight-year-old cycling fanatic raises money in memory of 'nana'

Enfield Independent:

9:10am Wednesday 20th August 2014

It’s not often that an eight-year-old comes up with the idea to raise money for charity.

Grass stench from training ground 'ruined our summers'

Enfield Independent:

5:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

The stench from tons of grass cuttings at Tottenham Hotspur's training ground has wreaked havoc those living nearby.

A lot of skulduggery: 'They abandoned my brain'

Enfield Independent:

5:30pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

An artist is appealing for help in saving a sculpture she made of a giant brain.

Trees hacked down in town park

Enfield Independent:

3:25pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Patrols have been stepped up in a park after 13 trees were savagely hacked down.

MP 'appalled and dismayed' by 'anti-Semitic' attack on synagogue

Enfield Independent:

1:10pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The vandalism of a Southgate synagogue has sparked fury.

Council ordered developers to stop work at Cat Hill

Enfield Independent:

11:05am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Developers for a controversial 200 home site were ordered to stop work after leaving the road in a filthy state.

Spurs stars welcome Hong Kong side to Enfield base

Enfield Independent:

8:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Tottenham Hotspur stars Jan Vertonghen and Emmanuel Adebayor welcomed a Hong Kong youth side to their training ground.

Eight foot robot drops by in town centre

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Visitors to Enfield Town centre were given a giant surprise as part of a time travel-themed month.

Property company takes on rivals in Wembley five-a-side

Enfield Independent:

5:21pm Monday 18th August 2014

The march to the arch was on for a property company as they took on a five-a-side tournament next to Wembley stadium.

Dancers take Edmonton's Got Talent crown

Enfield Independent:

5:27pm Monday 18th August 2014

Dance troupe Unorthodox has been crowned the winner of Edmonton’s Got Talent 2014.

Rise in pass rates for A level students

Enfield Independent:

3:40pm Monday 18th August 2014

Students have made a step up from last years A level results.

'I wanted to give something back'

Enfield Independent:

3:11pm Monday 18th August 2014

A dance teacher transformed her allotment in the name of teaching people who are disabled.

Edmonton boy found

Enfield Independent:

11:20am Monday 18th August 2014

A 12-year-old boy who went missing three days ago has been found.

Elderly woman falls victim to distraction burglary

Enfield Independent:

10:00am Monday 18th August 2014

An 84-year-old woman has been the victim of a distraction burglary when two men pretended to be from Enfield Borough Council.

Fears raised as 12-year-old boy goes missing

Enfield Independent:

7:56am Monday 18th August 2014

A 12-year-old boy has gone missing from his home in Edmonton.

Supermarket raises cash for young girl's charity

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

A supermarket raised more than £350 for a local charity.

Young apprentice winner falls short of capital crown

Enfield Independent:

4:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

The winner of Edmonton’s junior apprentice has fallen just short of the capital crown for a second successive year.

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