The Independent London Newspaper
18th December 2017

Swiss Cottage

    Swiss Cottage School reveals proposals to break away from council control to be run as an academy

    Swiss Cottage School

    Published: 12 January, 2017
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    A SCHOOL is set to test opinion with a proposal to become the first in Camden to break away from council control to be run as an academy, it was revealed last night (Wednesday).

    Mayor backs controversial CS11 cycle ‘superhighway’

    Published: 22 December, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A MAJOR transforma­tion of Swiss Cottage has been given the go-ahead by the Mayor of London.

    Swiss Cottage cycle superhighway gets the go ahead with construction starting next year

    Swiss Cottage

    Published: 16 December, 2016
    by TOM FOOT

    A MAJOR transformation of Swiss Cottage has got the go-ahead from the Mayor of London.

    Is that Mesut Ozil at your school? Arsenal star shows off skills as he visits Quintin Kynaston

    Mesut Ozil at Quintin Kynaston Pictures: Markus Gilliar – GES/Daimler AG/Laureus

    Published: 8 December, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    Hostel place for ex-serviceman found by CNJ living in a bin room

    Raymond Charles

    Published: 27 October, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A FORMER serviceman living in an estate bin room with his cat after being evicted from his home of 20 years has been found a hostel bed.

    Evicted tenant beds down in council estate bin room

    Raymond Charles on the Rowley Way Estae

    Published: 19 October, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    THE Town Hall sent outreach teams to a Swiss Cottage estate this evening (Wednesday) after the New Journal interviewed a man bedding down in its bin room after being evicted from his council flat o

    Supporters and opponents of CS11 cycle superhighway to hold rival street demos on the same day

    The meeting on Tuesday night where Jessica Learmond-Criqui urged people to fight CS11

    Published: 29 September, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    CAMPAIGNERS against a cycling superhighway say they are ready to hit back with a street protest and a legal challenge in the courts. 

    Fast food fans descend on Swiss Cottage as In-N-Out Burger opens for just four hours

    Worth the wait? The burger that people queued around the block for

    Published: 22 September, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    DISAPPOINTED fans of an American fast-food chain were left wondering if they had been used as unwitting players in a publicity stunt as hundreds queued in Swiss Cottage for a restaurant that was op

    Crowds expected as cult burger chain In-N-Out to open in Swiss Cottage for four hours

    The chain has a dedicated following in the US

    Published: 16 September, 2016
    EXCLUSIVE by WILLIAM McLENNAN

    AN American fastfood chain with a cult-like following is to open at a Swiss Cottage restaurant for four hours only.

    No heatwave fun for children as Swiss Cottage fountain malfunctions again

    How the fountain is supposed to look when its working

    Published: 15 September, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    FAMILIES looking to let their children play in the fountain at the Swiss Cottage Open Space during soaring temperatures were left disappointed to find it could manage little more than a dribble.

    UCL Academy's headteacher says good Ofsted report will allow school to shed 'mantle of shame'

    Geraldine Davies

    Published: 8 September, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENANN

    THE headteacher of Camden’s first academy school has said she is delighted to have finally shed a “mantle of shame” Ofsted report. 

    Warnock conviction: Former London Assembly members tells how boys at his old school were treated like suspects

    Published: 21 July, 2016

    Former Quintin Kynaston student MURAD QURESHI remembers how boys at his schools were treated like suspects as police hunted Yiannoulla Yianni's killer in 1982. He explains why he now wants Scotland Yard to burn their fingerprints.

    ON a lazy, sunny afternoon, during the summer holidays from school, I read the Sunday papers at home.

    Justice at last: The full story of how detectives finally snared schoolgirl killer James Warnock after 34 years

    Yiannouila Yianni

    Published: 21 July, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A MIDDLE-AGED handyman has been jailed for life for the rape and murder of Yiannoulla Yianni more than 34 years ago. 

    Tragedy of father who died of brain tumour before seeing daughter's killer brought to justice

    Yiannoulla Yianni

    Published: 18 July, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    THE father of murdered schoolgirl Yiannaoulla Yianni died a "broken man" from a brain tumour that was a "direct result" of her death, according to his son.