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Cycle campaign re-named

Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Cycle Enfield has been chosen as the name of Enfield Council's £30 million initiative designed to improve cycling facilities and get more people on bikes across the borough.

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Enfield Council bring in Digital Champions

Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 in Your Council news

Did you know that 9 million people in the UK have never used the internet, and that three in five people aged 65 or over have never gone online? This puts them at a considerable disadvantage at a time when digital technology has become central to so many aspects of our lives, everything from shopping, banking and paying bills, to social activities and accessing public services.

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Enfield calls for plain packaging for cigarettes to save lives

Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 in Public Health news

Enfield Council is calling on the Government to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes to reduce the prevalence of smoking and prevent unnecessary deaths caused by the habit.

BT handed record breaking fine

Published on Wednesday, 23 July 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

There was good news for frustrated motorists last week when BT was handed a record breaking fine for carrying out dodgy road repairs after relaying cables.

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Lest we forget

Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 in Your Council news

Monday 4 August 2014 – 2.00pm The War Memorial, Broomfield Park, Broomfield Lane, N13 4HE

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Multi-million pound school expansion officially opens

Published on Thursday, 17 July 2014 in Children, young people and learning news

The latest addition to Enfield Council’s multi million pound school expansion programme threw open its doors on Tuesday (15 July) when the Mayor of Enfield, Cllr Ali Bakir, officially opened the building.

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Launch of Retrofit London

Published on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 in Your Council news

A new project providing free advice and support to more than 175 businesses so they can take advantage of work arising from emerging green industries has been launched by Enfield Council.

Albany Park hub

Albany Park Hub throws open its doors!

Published on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

A new community hub, funded by £63,000 from the Enfield Residents Priority Fund (ERPF) was officially opened last Friday by Cllr Chris Bond and Cllr Yasemin Brett (11 July).

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Voluntary groups switched on with donation

Published on Tuesday, 15 July 2014 in Improving Enfield news

Four voluntary groups have been presented with an iPad by Enfield Council today (Monday 14th July).

Blue Badge Misuse prosecutions

Published on Monday, 14 July 2014 in Your Council news

Three people have been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after Enfield Council successfully prosecuted them for misusing disabled blue badges.

Food clampdown launched

Published on Monday, 14 July 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Enfield Council has launched a clampdown on shops selling out of date food as part of a drive to raise standards amongst retailers.

Residents urged to back the track

Published on Thursday, 10 July 2014 in Improving Enfield news

Enfield Council is urging residents to back Crossrail 2 to support local businesses and lobby the government to deliver the project as soon as possible.

Enfield Council bids for Housing Zone status

Published on Thursday, 10 July 2014 in Housing news

Enfield Council has submitted a bid to the Greater London Authority (GLA) asking for Meridian Water, its £1.5 billion signature regeneration scheme, to be designated as a Housing Zone because the extra support and resources this would bring will help to accelerate the delivery of new homes.

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How to be a good school governor

Published on Monday, 07 July 2014 in Children, young people and learning news

This year Gordon Stubberfield is Enfield’s outstanding school governor.

Love Parks Week

Love Parks Week 2014

Published on Monday, 07 July 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Enfield Council has unveiled a packed programme of activities for Love Parks Week to encourage residents to see what the borough's parks can offer them this summer time.

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Energy bills to drop

Published on Monday, 07 July 2014 in Housing news

Hundreds of Enfield’s poorest families could see hundreds of pounds wiped off their energy bills as part of a deal signed by Enfield Council and British Gas.

Virgin Media forks out

Published on Thursday, 03 July 2014 in Environment, waste and transport news

Magistrates have ordered Virgin Media to pay a total of £6,120 for endangering the public while repairing fibre optic broadband cables following a successful prosecution by Enfield Council.

Enfield’s Summer of Fun 2014

Published on Wednesday, 02 July 2014 in Sports and leisure activities news

Are you looking for fun and sporty activities for the whole family to do over the summer? If so, Enfield Council has the answer with a bumper programme of activities.

Vehicle crime clampdown biting

Published on Wednesday, 02 July 2014 in Community Safety and Emergency Planning news

Ninety five people have been arrested for a range of offences since Enfield Council and the Metropolitan Police joined forces and launched Operation Spyder to clamp down on vehicle crime.

Gang clampdown

Published on Monday, 30 June 2014 in Community Safety and Emergency Planning news

Four gang members have been banned from Enfield after being handed five year Anti-Social Behaviour Orders (ASBOs) designed to prevent them from committing crimes.

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Dispersal zone extended

Published on Thursday, 26 June 2014 in Community Safety and Emergency Planning news

The dispersal zone covering Enfield Town has been extended until December as part of ongoing efforts to tackle anti-social behaviour in the area.

Statement on new School Places in Southwest Enfield

Published on Thursday, 26 June 2014 in Children, young people and learning news

“Enfield Council promised when it embarked on its multi million pound primary expansion programme that we would provide more high quality primary school places in the areas they were most needed.

Support for small businesses

Published on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 in Business, licensing and consumer advice news

Enfield Council is hosting a networking meeting for small businesses in the borough so they can meet new customers and discover new technologies and techniques to make them more efficient and profitable.

Enfield Council funds police body-cams to tackle domestic violence

Published on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 in Community Safety and Emergency Planning news

Police officers will have video cameras strapped to their body vests to help bring perpetrators of domestic violence to justice after Enfield Council funded the purchase of 55 cameras.

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Armed Forces Day Parade 2014

Published on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 in Your Council news

Enfield will honour the bravery of its military personnel on June 29 during an especially poignant Armed Forces Day Parade held nearly 100 years after the outbreak of World War One in 1914.

Enfield Legal Team ‘Highly Commended’

Published on Monday, 23 June 2014 in Your Council news

Enfield Legal Services were ‘highly commended’ at last week’s MJ (Municipal Journal) Awards for their outstanding in-house legal team. These national awards recognise outstanding local government services throughout the country.

Enfield speaks 'Louder than Words'

Published on Wednesday, 18 June 2014 in Improving Enfield news

Enfield Council’s Operational Services Centre announced this week that it had passed the ‘Louder than Words’ accreditation for this year. This award is a nationally recognised best practice charter for organisations striving to offer excellent levels of service and accessibility for customers and employees who are deaf or have a hearing loss.

Enfield clamps down on council tax arrears

Published on Wednesday, 18 June 2014 in Improving Enfield news

Enfield Council is getting tough on people who refuse to pay their council tax. The authority already collects 98% of all council tax and is in the top ten performing boroughs for tax collection. It has now appointed a collection company as part of a pilot project to target historic debt previously considered un-collectable.

Jail time for council tax evader

Published on Wednesday, 18 June 2014 in Business, licensing and consumer advice news

An Enfield resident has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for repeatedly failing to pay his council tax.

Last chance to join the Enfield Night Hike

Published on Wednesday, 18 June 2014 in Leisure, culture and tourism news

It’s your last chance to put on some colourful bunny ears and pyjamas and raise money for local cancer charities at the Enfield Council organised Night Hike next Friday (June 27).

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