The High Court has refused an appeal against the Brent Cross Compulsory Purchase Order. The appeal, brought by a private land owner affected by the CPO would have obstructed the Brent Cross Cricklewood scheme which aims to deliver thousands of new homes, substantial commercial and retail space...

Barnet Council has published a report which proposes undertaking a review to enable a potential realignment of the council’s partnership with Capita, which could mean regeneration and strategic planning moving back in house. If approved the council will undertake the review with a view to bringing...

Redrow Homes has agreed to sell part of its Colindale Gardens development to M&G Real Estate. The sale of 186 homes for £82.7m will enable the building of that hase of the scheme on the former Peel Centre Metropolitan Police training college site. M&G will manage...

The Mayor of London has awarded a number of small sites to small builders and a community land trust as part of his programme to boost small builders in the capital, and to increase the supply of new, genuinely affordable homes. Contractor and developer Kuropatwa has...

At Barnet Council's Annual Council, Councillor Richard Cornelius was confirmed as Barnet Council’s Leader for the next four years, with Councillor Daniel Thomas as Deputy Leader. Council Leader, Councillor Richard Cornelius, said: “I am extremely proud to continue as the leader of Barnet Council. Like all...

The joint owners of Brent Cross, Hammerson and Aberdeen Standard Investments, have signed a new agreement for lease with John Lewis to redevelop its department store as part of the huge retail centre’s £1.4 billion redevelopment. Having been present in Brent Cross since the centre opened...

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has today announced the six winners of over £2 million of grant funding for green space improvements, as part of his push to make London the world’s first National Park City. The winning projects include a cycling and walking greenways...

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced the latest schemes to receive funding from Transport for London’s (TfL’s) Growth Fund, including one in Colindale. The latest funding, which totals around £24m, will help accelerate the delivery of a range of important transport improvements across the...

The Communities Secretary James Brokenshire has approved the Compulsory Purchase Order for the new Brent Cross West Thameslink station. This enables Barnet Council to move the £250m programme to the next stage of the development process, which will deliver an additional new station to support the...