The Independent London Newspaper
23rd April 2019

Camden Town

    Police investigate death of man hit by bus outside Mornington Crescent tube station

    Officers want witnesses to come forward

    Published: 19 November, 2016

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision near Mornington Crescent Underground Station.

    Church holds special service for the 160 homeless men and women who died on London's streets

    Members of Streetwise Opera

    Published: 18 November, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    FOUR men who died in the past year while sleeping on the streets of Camden were honoured at a church memorial service that marked the passing of more than 160 homeless men and women.

    'What a tragic end to life': a coroner's verdict on death of homeless man found collapsed in Camden Town

    Steve Percival

    Published: 18 November, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A BIG Issue seller found dead with a cigarette believed to be packed with a “legal high” in his hand died from acute heart failure, an inquest has ruled.

    Sold out audience watch live cheetah dissection in Camden Town

    The event was described st a once in a lifetime opportunity to see what makes big cats tick

    Published: 17 November, 2016
    By TOM FOOT at the ROYAL VETERINARY COLLEGE

    TICKETS for a live show in Camden Town generally mean catching a rock ’n’ roll band in the back of a pub.

    The man who won too much? Bookmakers stop taking bets from maths expert on winning streak

    Richard Saul says he has worked out a way to guarantee cash wins at betting shops which offer odds on horses finishing in the first five

    Published: 10 November, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A MATHS ace reckons he is the man who won too much – and has blasted bookmakers in Camden Town for refusing to take any more bets from him after a perfect streak of wins.

    Charity with Scientology links gives anti-drugs talk in Camden schools

    One of the talks was held at Camden School for Girls where headteacher Elizabeth Kitcatt said pupils found session "very useful"

    Published: 10 November, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    AN anti-drugs charity linked to Scientology visited two Camden schools to talk to children as young as 11 about the dangers of addiction.

    Camden Town audience to watch live dissection of cheetah

    Cheetah [Pic: Sadie Hart]

    Published: 8 November, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A DEAD cheetah will be dissected in front of an audience in Camden Town tomorrow (Wednesday) evening. 

     

    Suggs and Paul Weller make surprise appearance at Camden Town pub

    Paul Weller, Peggy Conlon and Suggs

    Published: 2 November, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    PUNTERS at the Dublin Castle in Camden Town were today (Wednesday) treated to a surprise visit from stars of two of Britain’s biggest bands.

    We'll name secret property investors, say campaigners fighting for Black Cap to be re-opened

    Black Cap

    The Black Cap closed 18 months ago

    Published: 31 October, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    FORMER customers of the Black Cap have said they will publish the names of foreign investors who have bankrolled the firm responsible for closing the landmark gay bar if it is not re-opened.

    Bong squad start first raids in Camden Town as crackdown on drug paraphernalia begins

    Officers say they will confiscate drug-taking paraphernlia in a bid to change Camden Town's reputation

    Published: 27 October, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    POLICE seized bagloads of bongs and smoking papers in a raid on a market stall – the first wave of an operation that they hope will end Camden Town’s reputation as a go-to area for drug

    Princess Diana street art appears (and then disappears) in Camden Town

    Princess Diana street art appears (and then disappears) in Camden Town

    The image which appeared in Castlehaven Road (Pic: Robert Boyle)

    Published: 27 October, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    A PIXILATED image of Princess Diana made up of tiny black dots on a huge splash of white paint appeared briefly on a wall in Kentish Town.

    Romeo murder: All suspects released without charge

    Romeo Nkansah

    Published: 25 October, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    ALL four suspects arrested over the murder of a young father in Camden Town have been released without charge.

    Camden School for Girls student named one of the nation's best young poets with poem about Addison Lee cab ride

    Allegra Mullan, and her sister Maud

    Published: 21 October, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    NOT since the Brontes have two young sisters caused such a stir among literary circles.

    Bafta-winning actor warns Town Hall that new office block will ruin Camden Town park

    Planners are reviewing plans for a new office block next to Cantelowes Gardens

    Published: 21 October, 2015
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    A BAFTA-WINNING actor has warned how plans for a new office block will ruin a Camden Town park.

    Top detective Tor Garnett goes back to old school to help cut ribbon on new auditorium

    Chair of governors Mary Rubie, head Teresa Dunbar and ex-pupil Tor Garnett 

    Published: 19 October, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    A HIGH-flying Met policewoman returned to her Camden Town primary school this week to cut the ribbon on its new building.