Haringey


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Haringey

(hâr`ĭng-gā'), outer borough (1991 pop. 187,300) of Greater London, SE England. Although defined as an outer borough by statute, Haringey is treated as an inner borough statistically. It is primarily residential. Within the borough, Tottenham has furniture, light engineering, children's clothing, and printing industries. Bruce Castle in Tottenham, built in the 16th cent., houses a postal museum in honor of Sir Rowland HillHill, Sir Rowland,
1795–1879, English educator, inventor, and postal reformer. He introduced the system of self-government in his school at Hazelwood in Birmingham.
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, founder of the penny postage system. Formerly the television headquarters of the British Broadcasting Corp., Alexandra Palace is a conference and exhibition center.

Haringey

a borough of N Greater London. Pop.: 224 700 (2003 est.). Area: 30 sq. km (12 sq. miles)
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The Haringey scheme, called the Haringey Development Vehicle, is designed to build 6,400 new homes in the borough.
Council leaders such as coun Ward are not backing or opposing the scheme, although they praised Claire Kober, the leader of Haringey council who has come in for criticism.
A Labour Party spokesperson said: "HDV is deeply unpopular in Haringey.
Mr Balls removed Ms Shoesmith from her PS133,000-a-year post as Haringey Council's director of children's services after a damning report on the death of Peter Connolly.
At a regular Westminster briefing the Prime Minister's official spokesman said: "With regard to the amounts, that's a legal agreement between Ms Shoesmith and Haringey so I don't propose to comment on that.
Haringey Council said last night: "The child was found safe and well and we are undertaking a full investigation.
They asked Lord Neuberger, Master of the Rolls, sitting in London with Lord Justice Maurice Kay and Lord Justice Stanley Burnton, to rule that her sacking without compensation was so legally flawed as to be null and void, and that she still remained entitled to her full salary and pension from Haringey up to the present day.
It means there are now fewer social workers to protect vulnerable children in Haringey than four years ago when 17-month-old Peter Connelly died.
Writing about her time in charge at Haringey, Ms Brazil spoke of staff and managers alike who felt beleaguered and battered.
PADDY POWER plans to appeal against a decision by Haringey council to refuse the bookmaker planning permission to take over the premises of a record store in Tottenham.
MERSEYSIDE boxers plundered a sack full of medals from the Haringey Amateur Box Cup over the weekend.
CARDIFF Devils will clinch runners-up spot in English National League if they win at Haringey Greyhounds on Sunday.