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News published February 2016

loom bands

Loom Band danger as importer fined

Published: 26 February 2016

A resident who was caught importing and distributing loom bands from China which not only contained a dangerous foreign object, but were made from cancer causing materials, was prosecuted by Enfield Trading Standards and fined on the 18 February at Tottenham Magistrates Court.

New development by Chancerygate brings seal of approval

Published: 19 February 2016

This week Enfield Council’s Cabinet Member for Economic Regeneration & Business Development, Cllr Alan Sitkin, welcomed the news that industrial developer Chancerygate has acquired a 3.2 acre development site in Lockfield Avenue, Enfield.


Check before you chuck says council

Published: 18 February 2016

Toilet Seats, nappies and DVD players might sound like some very random objects - but these are just some of the unwanted items which are being put into recycling bins in the borough putting recycling in Enfield in jeopardy.

bike market

Cycle Enfield second-hand bike sale gets into gear

Published: 10 February 2016

Merryhills Primary School has played host to a very special second-hand sale, which gives children the chance to buy fantastic bikes at a reasonable price and get into the cycling habit.

Dodgy driveway salesman forced to pay up

Published: 10 February 2016

A man who had previously been prosecuted by Enfield Council for selling dodgy driveways has been ordered by a judge to pay £23,200 within 12 weeks or face jail.

Health club fined after filthy find

Published: 09 February 2016

The owners of the David Lloyd Leisure Ltd centre in Carterhatch Lane, Enfield have been fined £11,652.40, and ordered to pay £1,652.40 costs at Enfield Magistrates Court on 4 February, after Enfield Council successfully prosecuted them for serious food safety failings.

Flooding measures developed in Enfield

Published: 08 February 2016

Enfield Council has outlined the precautions it has taken with partner agencies to ensure the borough is protected from flooding in the event of extreme weather events.


True cost of being a “tosser” revealed by Enfield Council

Published: 04 February 2016

The money spent on cleaning up litter and fly tipping in Enfield could instead be used to pay for the resurfacing of roads or pavements figures released by the Council show.

car safety

Enfield launches free child car seat safety checks

Published: 04 February 2016

Enfield Council is holding a series of free car seat checks for parents to ensure they have the correct child restraints for their child and vehicle.

football pitches

Score with Enfield Council’s football pitches

Published: 03 February 2016

Enfield Council put a call out this week to football teams and players to say ‘If you want to play, we have the pitch’ to encourage more people to hire the wide variety of football pitches available in the borough.


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