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Towners arrive in Copenhagen ahead of first overseas game

After Tuesday's European fixture, on Saturday Enfield Town will celebrate International Women's Day by offering free entry to all female fans

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Rising knife crime rates ‘affect whole community’

Charity boss calls for better education around the dangers of carrying knives as Enfield sees an 8% year-on-year rise in the number of stabbings in the borough

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Two arrested on suspicion of murder after pensioner killed in Ponders End

A 66-year-old man was stabbed to death on Friday night at a block of flats in Lockhart Close

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Drug misuse on rise in Enfield but ‘progress’ made in tackling the issue

Local health leaders remain positive with "brilliant" work being done to tackle drug addiction in Enfield

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Pensioner stabbed to death in Ponders End

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses following the fatal stabbing on Friday night

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Stadium renamed in honour of Enfield Town legend

The QE2 will carry the name 'Dave Bryant Stadium' until the end of the season after he stepped down from the board

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Concern over some crimes not being not being investigated by Met Police

Labour assembly member claims “government’s underfunding of the Met” is to blame for the force becoming stretched

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Firefighter’s mother calls report into his death ‘a whitewash’

A report into Jaden Francois-Esprit's death by suicide claims he was not “directly discriminated against”

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Khan stresses ‘unity’ over ‘division’ at public meeting held online amid safety fears

City Hall said that the event had been moved online due to “unacceptable behaviour” at the last session in November

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Tory claims Khan ‘making London’s nightlife boring’

London Assembly member's criticism comes after mayor's night czar claimed she had “helped hundreds of night-time venues keep their doors open”

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High rates of fillings and teeth extractions among Enfield children

New data on children's dental health causing concern among local professionals

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Vandalism at newly-opened park café ‘unacceptable’

The café at Albany Park was trashed by intruders at the weekend but was later cleaned up by volunteers

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How Chickenshed found a welcoming home in Enfield borough

Susan Jamson from Chickenshed on how the theatre arrived in the borough and a recent event held to launch its 50th anniversary year

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Appeal to identify man wanted over exposure incidents on Enfield buses

Police are investigating incidents where teen girls were targeted by a man exposing himself and making sexual gestures on the 329 bus

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Cockfosters restaurant wins big at British Kebab Awards

Skewd Kitchen won in the 'best fine dining' category just two years after opening

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Council staff permitted to work from abroad – including Australia

Enfield Council claims most of those allowed to adopt "hybrid" working from abroad were on annual leave and needed to answer emails or make decisions during their holiday

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Edmonton firm’s appeal for Easter egg donations to support food charity

The Edmonton branch of Access Self Storage hopes to collect 200 chocolate eggs to donate to The Felix Project

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Teenager wanted by police in connection with Bullsmoor ‘firearm incident’

Sol Lambert, 19, was arrested last October but failed to answer bail the following month and has been missing ever since

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Councils across London spending 40% more on temporary housing for homeless families

Stats show it's not just Enfield that has seen soaring demand for temporary accommodation over the last year

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Full list of London winners at the 2024 AA Rosette Awards

The AA Rosette Awards have announced their winners including a number in London, see the full list.