Nellie the Elephant

James Dyer: Explorer Extraordinaire Emma from Haverstock School’s journalists interviews the explorer James Dyer In 218 BC, Hannibal Barca led 50,000 men and 37 war elephants across the French and Italian mountain passes to launch a planned attack against the…

Categories: Education, Exploration, Feature

School Life in the Pandemic

Anisah Rahman from Haverstock School shares her experience of the year’s restrictions and lockdown Wondrous moments are running through my brain. Where should I start? Let’s start with results day. COVID-19 somehow found a way to seep into my big…

Photo Competition Winners

On The Hill magazine, part of the Primrose Hill Community Association, is pleased to announce the winners of the Picturing Primrose Hill photo competition – a joyful moment. There were over 250 entries on Instagram and Twitter. A unanimous decision…

A Famous Cherry Tree

The cherry trees all over Primrose Hill are at their beautiful best this week. Let’s enjoy every moment of them before the blossom is scattered by the wind. The six white flowering trees around the middle of Chalcot Square are…

Categories: Environment, Gardening, History

Freedom Day?

After a year of disrupted schooling and university, no opportunity to travel, few job prospects and soaring mental health referrals, many young people have struggled this year. So it’s not surprising that when restrictions relaxed to allow groups of up…