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Library, GP services, community hall, dentists

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 in Improving Enfield news

London’s newest library combined with a community hall, GP services and community dental services was officially opened by Enfield’s Council Leader, Cllr Doug Taylor on Thursday 11 December.

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Water feature makes waves

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 in Improving Enfield news

A statue which was discovered by maintenance staff in the grounds of Oasis Academy Hadley in Bell Lane Enfield last year has been cleaned up and restored, and now holds pride of place outside Enfield Civic Centre.

Tobacco clampdown bites

Published on Monday, 15 December 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

Enfield Council and customs officers have seized illicit tobacco and alcohol from four retailers after launching raids on properties across the borough.

Enfield scoops street cleaning gong

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Enfield Council has won a 2014 Clean Britain Award in recognition of the work it does to keep its streets tidy for residents.

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New group on song thanks to ERPF funding

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 in Your Council news

Today local councillors visited a new singing group which has gone from strength to strength after receiving £4,000 of Enfield Residents Priority Fund (ERPF) money from Enfield Council, which is calling for new members.

No getting off scott-free for fraudster

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 in Business and licensing news

A woman, who was prosecuted for benefit fraud after Enfield Council received complaints about alleged anti-social behaviour, and investigated her background, has been sentenced.

Enfield Council Customer Services Christmas Opening Hours

Published on Friday, 12 December 2014 in Your Council news

This year Enfield Council’s main offices and contact centre will be closed on: 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January.

Customer Services Christmas Opening Hours

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

This year Enfield Council’s main offices and contact centre will be closed on: 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January.

Enfield Council scoops parks award

Published on Thursday, 11 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Enfield Council’s work to protect and enhance the borough’s parks and open spaces has been recognised by an organisation responsible for ensuring access to free, outdoor spaces for sport, play and recreation.

Dispose of unwanted items for free

Published on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Residents who want to dispose of unwanted electrical items or bulky furniture are being urged to take advantage for two free services Enfield Council is offering.

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Tenancy fraud crackdown at Christmas

Published on Monday, 08 December 2014 in Housing news

A campaign has been launched this week to encourage residents to report tenancy fraud to Enfield Council and Enfield Homes.

Priority fund agrees £59,609 of community projects

Published on Monday, 08 December 2014 in Your Council news

Community projects worth in excess of £59,000 will be funded as part of the latest round of Enfield Residents Priority Fund (ERPF) decisions.

Couples invited to convert their civil partnership into marriage in Enfield

Published on Friday, 05 December 2014 in Your Council news

Same sex couples can now apply to have their civil partnership converted to a marriage with Enfield Council’s Registration Service.

2015 Tis the season to get active

Published on Friday, 05 December 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

Find out about a range of fun and exciting activities for the whole family, in Enfield Council’s New Year programme.

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Forty Hall by Candlelight

Published on Friday, 05 December 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

A locally led project, featuring volunteers from the local area, will light up Forty Hall this Christmas time.

Cycle Enfield rolls on

Published on Friday, 05 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Residents will be consulted on the £30 million Cycle Enfield project in the new year as Enfield Council develops its proposals to revolutionise cycling in Enfield.

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New Willows for Enfield Town

Published on Thursday, 04 December 2014 in Improving Enfield news

It was a case of ‘The Wind in the Willows’ this week as two new trees were planted by Cllr Chris Bond in River Front Enfield to replace earlier ones which had been lost to storm damage in previous years.

Schools celebrate travel plan accreditation

Published on Thursday, 04 December 2014 in Children, young people and learning news

Schools across Enfield have seen their efforts to encourage safer travel and increase cycling rates accredited by Transport for London.

Residents urged to back gas safety proposals

Published on Thursday, 04 December 2014 in Housing news

Enfield Council is urging residents to back a campaign which wants to give social landlords extra powers to make sure gas appliances in the properties they own are safe.

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Enfield’s Winning Businesses Awarded!

Published on Thursday, 04 December 2014 in Business and licensing news

Local businesses celebrated their well-deserved awards at the 2014 Enterprise Enfield Business Awards Gala Dinner and Presentation Ceremony last night (Wednesday 3rd December) at the Royal Chace Hotel in Enfield. The annual competition, now in its tenth year, is run by local enterprise agency, Enterprise Enfield, supported by Enfield Council, and aims to recognise and reward the achievements of businesses as well their owners’ determination to succeed in the current challenging economic climate.

Everyone's a winner in Empty Property scheme

Published on Thursday, 04 December 2014 in Housing news

Homeowners are being urged to join an innovative scheme designed to bring empty properties back into use, tackle anti-social behaviour, raise property prices and provide income for residents.

Man arrested over shopping centre fight

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

A man was arrested by police on Friday (28 November) after Enfield Council’s CCTV operators alerted police to a fight at Edmonton Green Shopping Centre then directed officers to his location.

Stolen Car recovered

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

A stolen car was recovered and the occupant arrested after quick witted Enfield Council CCTV operators spotted it driving through the borough.

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Young astronomers meet Lord Winston

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Children, young people and learning news

Eminent scientist, author and TV presenter, Professor Lord Robert Winston, met Enfield’s young school scientists to hear about their work and see their discoveries in astronomy on Wednesday 3 December.

Phone con warning for residents

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Community Safety and Emergency Planning news

Older residents are being warned to watch out for a scam where fraudsters claim to be a police officer or bank official and ask for their bank details.

Bus review forges ahead

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Transport for London (TfL) are looking at ways of improving access to North Middlesex Hospital as part of a wider review of bus provision in Enfield.

Enfield fraudster pays price at court

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Your Council news

A benefit fraudster, prosecuted by Enfield Council, who received over £7,000 of benefits to which she was not entitled was sentenced on Thursday 27th November at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court to a 12 month Community Order with 100 hours of unpaid work, plus costs of £575, with a seven day collection order being made.

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Bush Hill Park free cycle scheme gains momentum

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

Over 100 members have signed up to a new cycling scheme, the oldest aged 84, which was organised by Enfield Council. The Inclusive Cycling Scheme, which was set up in Bush Hill Park in June this year has now gone from strength to strength.

Do you have the right prescription for pharmacies?

Published on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 in Public Health news

The vast majority of people in Enfield rate their pharmacy as good or better, new research commissioned by Enfield Council has revealed.

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Panto cast bring cheer to hospital

Published on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

The cast of this year’s fantastic Millfield Theatre Christmas panto, ‘Sleeping Beauty’ paid a very special visit to the ‘Rainbow’ children’s ward in North Middlesex Hospital this week, to bring their own special Christmas cheer.

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