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Union Street Cheese

Food-wise, Barnet really is on a bit of a roll. As well as long-standing award-winning businesses like Victoria Bakery, the burgeoning food court at the …

Yoga v Pilates

We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to exercise options and only have so much time. Barnet-based yoga teacher and pilates practitioner Anthea Sweet explains …

Summer festivals 2018

Being on the very edge of London, it’s easy to get into the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside or, alternatively, back into the city. Whatever your mood, …

Marie’s Shoes

With our 11-year-old now at secondary school, we’re embarrassingly late coming across this local gem of a shop, but so glad we’ve finally discovered Marie’s …

Nightingales Emporium

Just opened off the High Street in Brake Shear House is Nightingales Emporium, the brainchild of East Barnet-based Natasha Spyrou, using this distinctive space for …