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The decision to drop Ryhurst from a contract to manage the Whittington Hospital's estates transformation created a "quite ridiculous situation", the High Court heard on Thursday.

Whittington Health bosses knew "the direction of travel" was towards abandoning plans for an estates partnership with contractor Ryhurst months before the decision was officially announced in June 2018, the High Court heard last week.

Contractor Ryhurst's fight for £14m in damages after Whittington Hospital bosses ditched plans to hire it for an estates contract "flies in the face of normal commercial practice and common sense", the High Court heard on Tuesday.

The son of a woman who was killed in a flat fire in Finsbury Park in October has been charged with her murder.

With the High Court trial between the Whittington Health NHS trust and contractor Ryhurst set to begin tomorrow, protesters from the Defend the Whittington Coalition held a vocal demo outside of the Royal Courts of Justice in the Strand.

A gala night saw the businesses and organisations doing the most to protect the environment celebrated at the inaugural Camden and Islington Sustainability Awards.

Alexandra Wylie Tower Foundation patron Juliet Stevenson visited the new Greens of Highgate shop in Muswell Hill last week to celebrate its contributions to a community food bank.

A controversial private contractor is taking the Whittington NHS trust to the High Court next month and it'll be met outside by a vociferous anti-privatisation protest.

A Muswell Hill charity is working with the Whittington Hospital to improve the how young people with autism experience healthcare.

A cyclist in his sixties suffered a "serious head injury" after being knocked off his bike by a hit and run driver near the top of Crouch Hill on Wednesday.

Two men have been charged over the attempted robbery of a pair of Arsenal footballers in Platt's Lane, Hampstead.

Neighbours will be able to view plans for the new mental health hospital at the Whittington, in a series of sessions later this month.

A man was jailed for life on Friday after beating his girlfriend with a bin and leaving her "close to death" in a Camden Road hotel.

Police investigating the killing of an Islington teen in Camden on Monday night have confirmed he was chased by a "number of suspects" and stabbed "a number of times".

Richard Ratcliffe is among a group of families to have begun a campaign for stronger laws protecting British citizens detained abroad.

Family and friends of late Islington schoolteacher Tracey Wilson unveiled a bench in her honour in Priory Park, Hornsey last weekend.

A mother and refugee is desperately pleaing with the Home Office to allow her "hero" son to join her in this country.

A Crouch Hill man has been jailed for 20 months over the shocking hit and run crash in Swain's Lane on Easter Sunday this year which left student cyclist Josh Dey in intensive care.

Half a century ago, the Stonewall riot in New York saw the LGBTQ+ community stand up against police discrimination.

Just over a year after he was released from death row in Ethiopia, Andargachew "Andy" Tsege launched a book detailing his experience as a political prisoner at the country's embassy in Knightsbridge this week.

A Crouch Hill man has pleaded guilty to two driving offences over the hit and run crash that left Archway cyclist Josh Dey in hospital.

Contrary to reports, Jeremy Corbyn did come face-to-face with controversial US President Donald Trump this week - at Lauderdale House in Highgate.

A man in his 30s was stabbed in the leg near to Finsbury Park station last night.

Camden Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is consulting on plans to move Moorfields Eye Hospital to St Pancras.

Police have charged an Islington man with robbery over a moped raid on Maida Vale's Amir jewellers.

Firefighters were forced to work through the night to tackle a fire on the upper floors of a Caledonian Road pub.

The case of man charged with a number of driving offences relating to a crash in Swain's Lane, Highgate, which left a cyclist seriously injured has been adjourned until June.

An Archway medical student has spoken of his agony after being knocked off his bike by a BMW in Swain's Lane and left with a terrifying brain bleed.

The mayor of London has stepped in to save the 47 of the 51 London Overground ticket offices that were threatened with closure late last year.

A sunny Palm Sunday saw a hundred people congregate outside of the Finsbury Park gates having followed a donkey called William down Seven Sisters Road.

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