The Independent London Newspaper
22nd November 2017

West Hampstead

    UKIP candidate: 'People who fought to extend the vote in 1832 and 1888 were probably doing the wrong thing'

    Magnus Nielsen speaking at the hustings last night

    Magnus Nielsen speaking at the hustings last night

    Published: May 13, 2014
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    THE UKIP candidate standing in West Hampstead at next week's council election drew derision at packed hustings last night (Tuesday) when he suggested 19th century campaigners may have been wron

    Council elections hustings in West Hampstead TONIGHT

    The hustings are in the hall at Emmanuel School

    Published: 12 May, 2014

    COUNCIL election hustings for candidates in the north-west of the borough will take place tonight (Monday) as politicians enter the final ten days of campaigning.

    ‘Groovy’ gran calls for plaque at legendary music pub

    Christine Cas at her Belsize Park home with grandson Alex, aged four

    Published: 25 April, 2014
    by ALICE HUTTON

    THE “original 1960s rock chick” who brought Jimi Hendrix to Klooks Kleek nightclub in West Hampstead for a famous jam session has called for a blue plaque to be erected on the Railway p

    New tower block in West Hampstead to be named after novelist Doris Lessing

    Doris Lessing, who lived in West Hampstead, died last November

    Doris Lessing, who lived in West Hampstead, died last November

    A NEW tower block in West Hampstead is to be named after Nobel prize-winning novelist Doris Lessing.

    West Hampstead pub rooms where Stevie Wonder and Jimi Hendrix once played to be turned into flats and offices

    John Mayall playing at Klooks Kleek, Dick Jordan's picture used in ‘The Decca St

    John Mayall playing at Klooks Kleek, Dick Jordan's picture used in ‘The Decca Studios and Klooks Kleek’ by Dick Weindling and Marianne Colloms, 2013

    Published: 17 April, 2014
    By ALICE HUTTON

    JIMI Hendrix jammed on stage there, Stevie Wonder played to packed crowds there, Tom Jones drank there and Eric Clapton had his guitar stolen there. 

    LETTERS: ‘Green’ council is blighting our trees

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    John Sadler 2014

    John Sadler 2014

    Published: 17 April, 2014

    • WELL, the “Green council” have surpassed themselves again!

    Classical music singer's distress at two hour wait for ambulance after collapsing in street

    Father Andrew Cain: 'The ambulance crew told bystanders to complain'

    Published: 16 April, 2014
    By ALICE HUTTON

    A FORMER classical singer for the BBC who collapsed unconscious in West Hampstead was left on the pavement for nearly two hours waiting for ambulance crews to arrive – with paramedics claimin

    Tenacity of police officer on trail of West Hampstead student 'predator'

    PC Nicola Christopher receives her award from deputy mayor Lazzaro Pietragnoli a

    PC Nicola Christopher receives her award from deputy mayor Lazzaro Pietragnoli and chief superintendent Richard Tucker

    A STUDENT who tried to strangle a woman at a West Hampstead halls of residence was caught by a police officer who has been commended by her bosses for “tenacity”.

    14 arrests as protesters link arms around property ruled 'too small to live in'

    The scene this afternoon on Lymington Road in West Hampstead

    Published: 10 April, 2014

    FOURTEEN people were arrested at an eviction protest in West Hampstead today, writes Jacob Mignano.

    Carers plead with Town Hall to halt closure of West Hampstead day centre

    New Shoots demonstrators protest against its closure in 2012

    Published: 3 March, 2014
    By TOM FOOT

    CARERS of adults with severe learning difficulties are calling on the council to scrap plans to close a day centre.