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Two dynamic dancers are opening a dance school for all ages.
The grand opening of the classes, run by Damiano and Melissa Walsh who are experienced dancers and teachers, is on Saturday, May 5, at Bernays Hall, Uxbridge Road.
BELMONT United Synagogue held its first communal Passover dinner.
More than 80 people attended the event at the synagogue on Saturday, April 7, to mark the eight day Jewish holiday and take part in a tradition which is usually carried out in the home.
A doctor and Rotarian is holding an event to raise awareness about blood pressure.
Dr Nandini Varma is a member of Edgware and Stanmore Rotary Club and is holding the Know Your BP event on Saturday, April 28, at Edgware Broadwalk Centre, from 11am to 4pm.
YOUNG thespians inspired by Shakespeare put on a collaborative show of Othello.
Students from five schools across Harrow came together to perform the play about jealousy, love and suspicion.
A TEENAGER with a rare blood condition who campaigns for bone marrow donor awareness is holding a fundraising event for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity.
Devaanshi Mehta, 15, of Manor Road, Harrow, suffers from aplastic anaemia and is dependent on having a life-saving transfusion of tiny blood-clotting cells called platelets every eight days.
A suspected robber is to appear at Isleworth Crown Court for allegedly mugging 71-year-old Joanna Weaver in Hartington Close, South Harrow, on December 20 last year and leaving her needing 40 stitches.
Saturnin Barwinski, 25, of Rosens Walk, Edgware, appeared at Ealing Magistrates' Court on Monday accused of four robberies and two handling stolen goods - the other offences allegedly happening in Barnet and Ealing.
He will appear at the crown court on June 4 for a plea and case management hearing.
THE organisation chosen to manage playing fields in Stanmore has set up a public meeting to discuss the future of the site and to get the community involved.
Out of borough leisure group Whitchurch Consortium was selected by Harrow Council in November as the preferred bidder to manage Whitchurch Playing Fields, while a bid by a consortium made up of local sports club, including Harrow RFC, was rejected.
The leisure group, together with the council which owns the site, is holding a public consultation meeting on March 26 to launch a consultation on its plans to redevelop the dilapidated pavilion into sports facilities and make improvements to the fields.
A cabinet decision to select the group, based on public consultation held in 2009, has angered some neighbours and opposition councillors, however, who have previously told the Observer that the new consultation should have been held before the selection was made.
Councillor Thaya Idaikkadar, portfolio holder for property and major contracts on Harrow Council, has defended the decision ahead of the first public meeting.
Mr Idaikkadar said: "We want to provide excellent sports and leisure facilities to Harrow residents that encourage more people of all ages to lead healthy, active lifestyles. The proposals for Whitchurch Pavilion are to provide better facilities for the whole community at no cost to council tax payers in Harrow.
"However, it is important that residents and interested parties have a real influence on the project.
"That is why in November Cabinet chose the Whitchurch Consortium as the preferred bidder to give them the confidence to spend considerable resources on a full and far reaching consultation with the community."
The meeting comes after the council rejected a call-in last month and a motion at cabinet last week, asking for the bidding process to be restarted.
It will take place at Whitchurch First School in Wemborough Road on Monday, March 26, at 7.30pm.
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STUDENTS in bright red raised nearly £750 for a national charity after a recent non-school uniform day.
ANGRY neighbours of a school and a football club are worried traffic jams and parking shortages will become commonplace if the two are allowed to host events at the same time.
Families living next to Krishna-Avanti Primary School and adjacent William Ellis Playing Fields - home of Belmont United Youth FC - in Camrose Avenue, Edgware, believe scenes witnessed recently when scheduled soccer matches clashed with a school open day could be replicated week in, week out.
A FANTASY author sparked pupils' interest in reading at Park High School.
Marcus Alexander gave a talk to more than 120 students at the school in Thistlecroft Gardens, Stanmore, about his newly released first novel, which mixes adventure, peril and wit.