Parent group 'let down' as council opts against new primary school

Enfield Independent:

5:20pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A group of parents are at loggerheads with Enfield Borough Council after it was revealed a disused secondary school will become a special needs school.

Solar panel plans on green belt set to be refused

Enfield Independent:

4:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Plans to carve up a chunk of green belt land and turn it into a solar panel field are set to be rejected.

Woman takes on 13,000ft sky dive for charity

Enfield Independent:

2:44pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A woman took the plunge as she dropped from 13,000ft in the name of charity.

Care home raises £1,000 at annual summer fete

Enfield Independent:

11:35am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A care home has raised almost £1,000 at its annual summer fete.

Extra officers looking to put brakes on A10 drag racing

Enfield Independent:

9:21am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Extra traffic officers are putting the brakes on speed junkies using a dual carriageway as a race track after a spate of arrests and speeding tickets.

Cheerleaders put on show at Tesco for charity

Enfield Independent:

5:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Tesco has teamed up with cheerleading stars as part of a charity fun day.

Teenager found safe and well

Enfield Independent:

5:23pm Monday 1st September 2014

A teenager who disappeared last Friday has been found safe and well.

Early performance to welcome in Black History Month

Enfield Independent:

4:52pm Monday 1st September 2014

The borough is set to embrace a number of acts as it prepares for Black History Month.

Icy reception for manager during mammoth cycle

Enfield Independent:

3:23pm Monday 1st September 2014

The manager of an Enfield company was given an icy reception as he cycles more than 1,000 miles for charity.

Squatters evicted from Cat Hill site

Enfield Independent:

12:43pm Monday 1st September 2014

Squatters that have occupied a previous university campus have been evicted.

Tribunal postponed into dentist who put his penis in a patient's mouth

Enfield Independent:

9:43am Monday 1st September 2014

The tribunal into a dentist who put his penis into a patient’s mouth has been postponed.

Organiser predicts big future for Livestock festival

Enfield Independent:

5:00am Monday 1st September 2014

The organiser of a music day is hoping to turn it into a mini-festival.

Teams come together to remember teenagers death four years on

Enfield Independent:

1:50pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Football teams from across London came together to take part in a tournament in memory of teenager who was stabbed to death.

Growing concern for missing teenager

Enfield Independent:

10:30am Sunday 31st August 2014

A 16-year-old girl has gone missing from her Winchmore Hill home.

'We love to get involved with our local community'

Enfield Independent:

7:10pm Saturday 30th August 2014

A pub is hoping to raise £10,000 to help local charities by hosting a fun day.

Giant robot lands in Enfield Town

Enfield Independent:

11:37am Saturday 30th August 2014

This towering robot dropped into Enfield Town this week.

Special school hosts second driving day for pupils

Enfield Independent:

5:20pm Friday 29th August 2014

Children from a special school have taken to the wheel for a second time at a driving day.

Just the Ticket: August 29, 2014

Enfield Independent: Your guide to the best of what's on this week in the area

3:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

Your guide to some of the best things to do in the area this week.

'I sleep in pain'

Enfield Independent:

1:58pm Friday 29th August 2014

A woman has been left suffering from depression after Enfield Homes failed to replace her bedroom ceiling when it started to leak.

Company launches apprenticeship academy

Enfield Independent:

11:10am Friday 29th August 2014

The first apprentice has joined a new academy set up by a global firm responsible for navigation and surveillance systems.

Teenage girl found

Enfield Independent:

8:40am Friday 29th August 2014

A girl who went missing more than a week ago has been found.

Officers raise money after elderly man's holiday money is stolen

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Police officers have donated money to an elderly man after his holiday savings were robbed.

Video: Pupils create short film to tackle cyberbullying

Enfield Independent:

6:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A group of pupils took a stand against cyberbullying on social media by creating a hard-hitting short film.

Family concerned for missing teenage girl

Enfield Independent:

4:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

The family of a missing girl are desperate for news of her whereabouts.

Street dancer wows judges on Got to Dance

Enfield Independent:

2:34pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A dancing sensation has wowed famous judges at a national dancing competition.

New scheme to get more people cycling

Enfield Independent:

11:59am Thursday 28th August 2014

A new cycling scheme is being launched in Enfield to get more people on bikes.

Teenage songwriter makes final eight of national competition

Enfield Independent:

9:32am Thursday 28th August 2014

A teenage singing star has made it through to the next round of a national songwriting competition.

Bike rider to take on London to Paris ride for British Legion

Enfield Independent:

5:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

A cyclist is gearing up for a mammoth 460km ride to Paris to raise money for the Royal British Legion.

Teenager taken to hospital after crash

Enfield Independent:

5:30pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A car crash has left a teenager in hospital.

Golf club divided over future of course

Enfield Independent:

4:33pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Plans to change the way a golf club is run have led to division among members.

Woman hoping to get support group up and running

Enfield Independent:

3:03pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A woman is looking to appeal to people with a rare condition to step forward and create a support group.

Video: How greenways make parks accessible

Enfield Independent:

11:40am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A young wheelchair user's exploration of Enfield parks inspired his mother to produce two films about the paths that made it possible.

Spurs' Eric Dier gives pupils pep talk

Enfield Independent:

10:39am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Sports students were treated to a motivational talk from new Spurs player Eric Dier.

Mighty marrow cream of the crop for Councillor

Enfield Independent:

9:40am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A councillor and his fellow allotmenteers were left flummoxed when a marrow grew more than 5ft long.

Benefit cheat falsely claimed more than £20,000

Enfield Independent:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

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

Welcome to the jungle

Enfield Independent:

5:55pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

An overgrown garden has become a dumping ground after Enfield homes failed to replace a man's front gate.

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.

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