Enfield hauntings top most searched for list

Enfield Independent: Big screen treatment for Enfield's poltergeist

5:52pm Friday 31st October 2014

Enfield has topped the list of the top 10 most searched for haunted places in the UK on an internet search engine.

Brother to perform own video in X Factor break

Enfield Independent:

4:01pm Friday 31st October 2014

Two brothers will be seen by millions on television this weekend after creating their own music video.

'Alarming' figures reveal increase in A&E waiting times

Enfield Independent: North Middlesex University Hospital questioned over high number of deaths recorded as 'palliative'

2:41pm Friday 31st October 2014

“Alarming” figures have revealed that there has been an increase in people waiting longer than four hours in accident and emergency.

Man sentenced for falsely claiming £45,000 in benefits

Enfield Independent:

11:51am Friday 31st October 2014

A man has been jailed for 12 weeks after falsely claiming more than £45,000 in benefits.

School to take part in London debating competition

Enfield Independent:

9:24am Friday 31st October 2014

An Enfield school will go up against 30 schools from across London in one of the biggest debating competitions in the country.

X Factor stars banned from going to windows of Hadley Wood home

Enfield Independent:

5:00am Friday 31st October 2014

Producers of the X Factor have banned contestants from going to the window of their Hadley Wood home.

Council set to invest £16million to redevelop services

Enfield Independent:

9:53pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Council chiefs have agreed this evening to invest £16million over three years on redeveloping customer services.

Pair caught on CCTV following burglary

Enfield Independent:

5:33pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A pair of burglars who drove off in a family’s BMW may have been caught on CCTV.

Decision on unlocked parks delayed until April 2015

Enfield Independent:

4:51pm Thursday 30th October 2014

The decision to keep all of Enfield’s parks unlocked has been delayed until next year.

Fears grow for missing teen

Enfield Independent:

1:10pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Concerns are growing for the welfare of a teenage girl who has been missing for almost a week.

Bereaved mothers re-launch parent support group

Enfield Independent:

11:04am Thursday 30th October 2014

A pair of bereaved mothers are set to re-launch a group to help parents after stillbirths.

Mitzvah Day competition drawing to a close

Enfield Independent: The news team with British Trust of Conservation Volunteers at Coldfall Wood.

9:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

The competition to find a good deed for the Times and Independent Series team to carry out is coming to a close.

Town park fireworks celebrate 40 years

Enfield Independent:

5:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

The annual firework display is celebrating its 40th year this weekend.

Preferred crossrail route to go through New Southgate

Enfield Independent:

5:20pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A preferred route for a proposed Crossrail 2, running north-south through London, has been unveiled by mayor Boris Johnson.

Unlocked parks decision set for call-in

Enfield Independent:

3:48pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

Members of the opposition have called in a decision to leave park gates open 24 hours a day.

Man rescued from flat fire

Enfield Independent:

1:54pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A man has been rescued from a flat fire.

Children unveil special murals

Enfield Independent:

10:55am Wednesday 29th October 2014

Children took inspiration from an award-winning illustrator when they created their very own murals.

Hadley Wood golfer bags prize with hole in one

Enfield Independent:

9:17am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A golfer from Hadley Wood joined an exclusive club when he produced a magnificent hole in one.

Super slimmer helping to inspire others

Enfield Independent:

5:30am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A super slimmer is now inspiring others to do the same after her weight loss.

Renowned scholar to close Enfield's Black History Month ceremony

Enfield Independent:

5:30pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

An international scholar will visit Enfield to round off Black History Month’s closing ceremony this weekend.

Solicitor bags 'top rated' award

Enfield Independent:

3:20pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Keeping his clients satisfied has earned a young solicitor a national award.

Attempted abductions 'very worrying' says MP

Enfield Independent: Enfield North MP Nick de Bois voted against clause 119 of care bill

1:40pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Enfield North MP Nick de Bois says two attempted abductions of schoolgirls in the past two weeks are “very worrying.”

'Pollution busting' plants used to improve water quality

Enfield Independent: Water tests in the Hounsden Stream showed faecal matter was alarmingly high

11:10am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Several thousand wetland plants have been planted in a bid to improve water quality.

Steep fall in ambulance response times

Enfield Independent:

9:23am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Enfield has seen a 20 per cent fall in ambulance response times in five months.

Pair sentenced for smuggling 600,000 cigarettes

Enfield Independent:

5:20am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Two men have been sentenced for their part in a plot to smuggle almost 600,000 cigarettes worth £160,000 into the UK.

Charity in need of Mitzvah Day volunteers

Enfield Independent:

5:20pm Monday 27th October 2014

A charity is calling for volunteers to help with its Mitzvah Day events.

Man dies after being hit by train

Enfield Independent:

4:06pm Monday 27th October 2014

A man has died after being hit by a train at Ponders End station.

Woman wins Songs of Praise award

Enfield Independent:

2:14pm Monday 27th October 2014

A woman has been given an award in BBC 1’s Songs of Praise singing showdown.

Crash victim finally laid to rest

Enfield Independent:

10:28am Monday 27th October 2014

A bereaved mother has finally been able to lay her son to rest, almost two years after he died.

First council homes in 30 years move a step closer

Enfield Independent:

9:11am Monday 27th October 2014

The first council homes to be built for 30 years have moved one step closer to completion.

Enfield gets a taste of 17th century life with parade

Enfield Independent:

12:00pm Sunday 26th October 2014

Pikes and muskets were carried through the streets as Enfield got a taste of 17th century life.

Deadline looms for sports clubs to apply for Mayor of London grants

Enfield Independent: COST CALL: Residents have until August 25 to submit their views on proposed changes to the way Carmarthenshire County Council charges for the use of its sports pitches

9:00am Sunday 26th October 2014

Sports clubs and youth groups have until tomorrow to apply for money to run free events for the community.

Firework fans' first aid advice

Enfield Independent:

8:20am Saturday 25th October 2014

Remember, remember, first aid this November. That's according to St John Ambulance, which has issued a guide to staying safe during Bonfire Night celebrations.

Five sentenced for money laundering millions

Enfield Independent:

5:10pm Friday 24th October 2014

Five members of a money laundering group that processed millions of pounds have been sentenced.

Just the Ticket Halloween Special: October 24, 2014

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

3:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Your guide to some of the best Halloween-themed things to do in the week ahead.

Police urge caution after second child abduction attempt

Enfield Independent:

12:52pm Friday 24th October 2014

Police have urged parents and children to be on their guard after a second attempted child abduction.

Oasis Academy Enfield celebrates Black History Month with interactive museum

Enfield Independent:

11:50am Friday 24th October 2014

Students and staff created an interactive museum as part of Black History Month.

Construction manager shortlisted for national award

Enfield Independent:

10:36am Friday 24th October 2014

A construction manager has been shortlisted for a national award for a project he ran just a couple of miles from home.

Musical star Elaine Page to attend production's gala night

Enfield Independent:

9:00am Friday 24th October 2014

One of the biggest stars in musical theatre will attend the opening of an amateur dramatic production.

Deal completed with housing developer for old town hall

Enfield Independent:

5:20am Friday 24th October 2014

A deal has been completed with a housing developer to convert Southgate town hall into flats.

MP welcomes cash boost for local schools and groups

Enfield Independent:

5:20pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Edmonton MP Andy Love has welcomed Lottery money for school and groups.

Car dealer fined for street sales

Enfield Independent:

3:10pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A used car salesman has been fined more than £700 after trading from a residential address without a licence.

Pupils receive harrowing message on safe driving

Enfield Independent:

1:30pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Schoolchildren watched harrowing footage of a road accident as part of a campaign to promote safe driving.

One in six GP practices without website, audit reveals

Enfield Independent:

11:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A health watchdog has voiced concern after discovering only 60 per cent of GP practices in Enfield have their own websites.

Scout given national commissioner role

Enfield Independent:

9:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

An 18-year-old has spoken of his pride at being given a senior role in the scouting movement.

Leeside action plan given green light

Enfield Independent:

5:20am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A plan to revitalise a part of the borough has been given the go-ahead at a cabinet meeting.

'Important' first phase of Meridian Water agreed

Enfield Independent:

10:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A "momentous" decision has been made to approve the start of a £1.5 billion redevelopment project that will create 2,700 new jobs.

Have you entered our Mitzvah Day competition yet?

Enfield Independent:

5:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Have you entered our competition to win a team of volunteers for Mitzvah Day yet?

War memorial given new lease of life

Enfield Independent:

3:20pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A dilpidated war memorial has been given a new lease of life in time for Remembrance celebrations marking the 100th anniversary of the Great War.

Mother crowned 'most inspiring business parent of the year'

Enfield Independent:

1:40pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A mother has been crowned most inspiring business parent of the year for triumphing through adversity.

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