Two people have been found dead in a house in North Finchley following a fire. Emergency services were called at around 6am this morning to the home in Fallow Court Avenue.
They discovered the body of a woman in the kitchen, and a man in a first floor bedroom.
The fire affected three quarters of the ground floor and half of the first floor, as well as the staircase of the semi-detached home. London Fire Brigade and the Metropolitan Police have begun an investigation into what caused the fire.
More top news
It is the fourth time in five years that the London borough has topped the rankings, according to data from the ONS.
Catherine Burke's body was discovered at a house in a quiet street in Muswell Hill last Thursday evening.
Residents said living next to the 40 foot high stinking mound was a 'living nightmare'.