The Independent London Newspaper
25th September 2017

West Hampstead

    No quick general election, says Theresa May as she spends first night of campaign to be PM in West Hampstead

    Theresa May was in hot demand among local Conservatives gathered in West Hampstead

    Published: 30 June, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    THERESA May told Hampstead and Kilburn Tories tonight (Thursday) she would not call an early general election if she becomes the new leader of the Conservative Party, and the country's next pri

    Flute noise nuisance dispute resolved in West Hampstead

    Published: 9 June, 2016
    By GEOFFREY SAWYER

    A FLUTE player in West Hampstead has been judged by council officials not to be causing a noise nuisance after a complaint from a neighbour.

    Phone mast concerns raised in West Hampstead over plan for Canterbury Mansions

    Published: 7 June, 2016
    By GEOFFREY SAWYER

    NEIGHBOURS are protesting against plans to install new mobile phone masts in West Hampstead.

    Bake-A-Boo in West Hampstead closes as cake-seller changes careers to be a nurse

    Zoe Berkeley, second right, was serenaded by The Rockabellas at her send-off on

    Zoe Berkeley, second right, was serenaded by The Rockabellas at her send-off on Monday from Bake-a-Boo cake shop Pictures: Xanthe Berkeley

    Published: 2 June, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    SHE set up a little tearoom and bakery when she was 24 and within 10 years the business was booming. 

    Police fear revenge attacks after bloody West Hampstead street brawl leaves man with 'life-changing' injuries

    Published: 19 May, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    POLICE fear the leafy streets of West Hampstead could become the scene of gangland retaliation after a mass brawl left a knife ­victim with life-changing injuries, including a possible “l

    Police break into West Hampstead flat after toddler is seen playing near open window

    Police said the father was 'shocked'

    Published: 12 May, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    POLICE officers who broke into a flat in West Hampstead to rescue a toddler reportedly in danger of falling out of a first-floor window found the 18-month-old’s father asleep on the sofa.

    Death of man hit by train at West Hampstead station is not suspicious, say police

    Police were called to West Hampstead Thameslink at 7am

    Published: 18 April, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A MAN has died after being hit by a train at West Hampstead Thameslink station this morning. 

    The Alliance pub in West Hampstead sold by Greene King

    Alliance

    Published: 11 March, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    THE Alliance Pub has been sold to a new pub operator and looks set to remain open for business, it was announced today (Friday).

    Lisa Day death: Coroner's report demands ambulance service changes after nurse died while waiting for help

    Lisa Day inquest: Coroner demands changes from ambulance service after nurse die

    Lisa Day

    Published: 4 March, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    THE London Ambulance Service and NHS 111 have been told they must make changes after a coroner uncovered missed opportunities to save the life of a student nurse who suffered a fatal heart attack w

    Gail's Bakery looks to expand into West Hampstead

    West End Lane

    Published: 29 February, 2016
    By GEOFFREY SAWYER

    ARTISAN chain Gail's Bakery is set to open up a branch in West Hampstead.

    Uncertainty surrounds future of West Hampstead reservoir site as land is sold

    Published: 26 February, 2016
    By ELLA JESSEL

    THE future of a grass-covered reservoir in West Hampstead that is home to rare slow worms and bird species has been thrown into doubt after the site was sold to a luxury retirement home develop&shy

    West Hampstead woman died after five hour wait for ambulance, inquest hears

    Lisa Day

    Published: 15 February, 2016
    By WILLIAM McLENNAN

    A DIABETIC student from West Hampstead had a heart attack and died after waiting five hours for an ambulance to arrive, an inquest heard today (Monday). 

    My dog died after eating sweets left on street in West Hampstead, says devastated pet owner

    Alessandra Bester with Coco

    Published: 11 February, 2016
    By TOM FOOT

    A FAITHFUL labrador trained to help a young autistic boy is believed to have died after eating discarded jelly sweets in the street, according to its distraught owner. 

    Former councillor refuses to apologise as 'quisling' comment sparks row inside Labour Party

    Labour party members Theo Blackwell, Neil Fletcher and Richard Olszewski

    Published: 4 February, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    LABOUR Party organisers want to stop their own members using Nazi analogies in internal rows over policy.

    Actor Greg Wise calls on Town Hall to axe plans for housing complex at former council offices in West Hampstead

    Greg Wise

    Greg Wise, who is married to Emma Thompson, is opposed to the plans for 156 West End Lane

    Published: 4 February, 2016
    By RICHARD OSLEY

    ACTOR Greg Wise has joined the protests against plans to demolish the council’s former offices in West Hampstead for a new housing complex.