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1st March 2017

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    Amy Winehouse - Star behind the bar ‘She’d just turn up’ - says Dublin Castle landlady Peggy Conlon

    Amy with Peggy Conlon

    Published: 28 July 2011
    by RICHARD OSLEY

    AMY Winehouse would pop up behind the bar serving customers at some of Camden Town’s best-known bars.

    Amy Winehouse: Updates

    Camden Square

    WEDNESDAY JULY 27 14:20 Mourning fans kept residents awake all night in Camden Square, playing Amy Winehouse songs on repeat until police intervened.

    Whittington Hospital boss, Rob Larkman, quits – destination unknown

    Speculation links sudden departure of chief executive to failed plans for Royal Free merger

    Published: 17th February, 2011
    by TOM FOOT

    End of an era as Ellen Luby's voice is silenced

    Ellen Luby

    Politicians pay tribute to the ‘indomitable fighter’ who spiced up Town Hall meetings with commentary from public gallery

    Published: 15 July, 2010
    by RICHARD OSLEY and DAN CARRIER

    ‘SAVE OUR CARROTS’

    The former Middlesex Hospital site

    Sale plan wrecks allotment dream at former Middlesex Hospital site

    Published: 18 March 2010
    by JAMIE WELHAM

    Toilet in Camden Town is the second most used in Europe

    Jonathan Simpson said the toilet was a 'Camden success story'

    Published: 3 February, 2017
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A POP-UP toilet in Camden Town is the second-most used in Europe, with approx­imately 500 visits per weekend, Camden Council has said.

    Plea to protect dementia day centre from closure threat

    Social services chief Cllr Georgia Gould (right) disagreed with campaigner Jane Clinton at the Town Hall meeting

    Published: 3 February, 2017
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    CAMPAIGNERS aiming to save a dementia day centre from being axed have accused the Town Hall of using false figures as it outlines the case for its closure.

    Woman abandoned as a baby 70 years ago finds family after New Journal appeal

    Linda Wright with a 1945 newspaper clipping about the day she was abandoned in King's Cross, and her father Carl Durnen

    Published: 2 February, 2017
    EXCLUSIVE by TOM FOOT

    A GREAT-grandmother who has been searching for information about her parents all her life after she was abandoned as a baby has discovered who her father was – and been chatting with her new

    Deselected: The axe-wielding, loose cannon councillor who wanted to fight the flak

    Jonny Bucknell

    Published: 2 February, 2017
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    ONE of Camden’s best known councillors says his political career has been brought to a crashing end by his own party, after he was stopped from defending his seat at the next Town Hall electi

    Bowling club bid for luxury housing gets Whitehall approval

    How the Mansfield Bowling Club site will look

    Published: 2 February, 2017
    By DAN CARRIER

    MORE than 100 years of sporting history in the heart of Dartmouth Park is set to end forever after a Whitehall planning inspector ruled a luxury housing development can be built on the site of a bo