Newspapers aren’t meant to say this sort of thing, but I don’t believe we paint the most accurate picture of housing in Islington.

Most of my free time and spare money has been swallowed up by record shops since I was about eight years old, so it’s a joy to read Flashback’s success story.

Green and Lib Dem candidates are no threat to Labour in Islington – despite warning signs the party’s stance on Brexit could damage it locally, a senior party source has insisted.

The letter sent by the Stuart Low Trust to an alleged victim of sexual harassment is astonishing.

Those playing Local News Bingo with the Gazette this week will have observed a perennial favourite: the Sham Consultation.

We have received a number of letters this week about our coverage of the violence that broke out across Islington last week.

Murdered Islington dad Jonathon “JJ” McPhillips was stabbed to death after a gang of men approached his friends and picked a fight, police said today.

A drug dealing teenager who posted a loaded gun through a letterbox while trying to get away from police has been sentenced to seven years in a young offenders institute.

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott gave a group of excited young Gooners a PE lesson to remember during a visit on Thursday.

A damning Ofsted report has sent “outstanding” Highbury Grove School tumbling into special measures, meaning it will be forced to become an academy.

A man was tonight being held on suspicion of attempted murder after a police officer was injured trying to stop a moped rider in Balls Pond Road.

Neighbours of Highbury Fields believe a new air quality report means it is time to stick a fork in the town hall’s barbecue policy – and told the council leader as much on Monday night. Gazette editor Ramzy Alwakeel was there.

A self-styled devil worshipper who locked a teenager in his Barnsbury flat and raped her has been jailed for nine years.

Traditional cars will be banned from parking and loading in a number roads around Old Street in the hope of cleaning up Shoreditch’s filthy air.

The deadline for nominating your favourite Islington heroes for an award has been extended until Thursday next week.

Police have joined the search for a 75-year-old woman who went missing in Islington yesterday – without vital medication for her diabetes and mental health disorders.

The Gazette is proud to once again sponsor Islington’s civic awards.

Controversial plans to build a visitor’s centre at the foot of the Caledonian Park clock tower have won £2million in funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Hundreds of Islington’s neediest children will receive a Christmas present this year courtesy of an army of Islington gift-givers.

Farringdon nightclub Fabric could this afternoon win the right to reopen at a last-minute appeal hearing.

A would-be child-snatcher grabbed a 10-year-old girl and tried to pull her off a bus in King’s Cross.

When Mike Prout discovered a stained, fragile copy of the Gazette down the side of an old chair, he rang up to find out if we wanted it.

There can’t be too many plays where a man emptying a bag of Wotsits over his face has strong competition for “messiest moment”.

A second Pentonville prisoner was yesterday charged with murder after the fatal stabbing of fellow inmate Jamal Mahmoud last month.

Fire tore through a hair salon in Balls Pond Road this evening, forcing families to flee their homes and shutting the busy street in the middle of rush hour.

Two teachers in their 40s were savagely attacked without warning in a King’s Cross pub – leaving one with permanent eye damage.

A stabbing in Newington Green left a teenage boy in hospital late last night.

There’s more to gardening than just making things look nice.

Superclub Fabric has renewed its vow to appeal Islington Council’s decision to revoke its licence.

Farringdon “superclub” Fabric has “strongly contested” claims by police officers that drug abuse behind its doors is widespread – and has proposed a string of changes to its operation to cut the risk of further deaths there.

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