It was a devilish end-of-term library session for youngsters at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School with the visit of an award-winning author.
A Finsbury Park woman who faced a court hearing over rent owed to her landlord took her own life, an inquest heard.
The town hall has already begun talks about buying Holloway police station to build affordable homes.
Vulnerable Islington youngsters caught up in gang activity elsewhere in the country are being treated as “slaves”.
A Tufnell Park start-up is hoping to smash the perception that healthy organic food has to be expensive.
A Chinese takeaway boss has applied for late-night licence after operating for a year without one – and claiming he had no idea.
A Holloway teenager who almost cost a man his leg in a stabbing has been sentenced to two years’ detention.
Islington Council’s Social Democrat opposition attacked Labour after it emerged the town hall had been taking in traveller families in the winter.
Campaigners have been dealt a huge blow in their bid to stop a luxury housing block “ruining” their historic estate after the government snubbed their calls for help.
England Hockey would like to wish women’s team Head Coach Danny Kerry a speedy recovery after he suffered a heart attack during this month’s Hockey World League Semi Final event in South Africa.
The latest news from the local boxing scene
Confusion has reigned between Arsenal and Ligue 1 side Bordeaux on Tuesday regarding Brazilian winger Wellington Silva.
The Islington Gazette have teamed up with the Arsenal to offer a lucky reader a pair of VIP tickets to the first day of the tournament, in Club Level at Emirates Stadium.
Natwest T20 Blast: Somerset (166-5) beat Middlesex (162-6) by five wickets
No matches played to a conlusion across all three divisions on Saturday
England 5 Argentina 2
Natwest T20 Blast: Surrey (156-7) beat Middlesex (141-7) by 15 runs
James Dawson founded Humble Grape on the philosophy that everyone should have access to good wine. Zoe Paskett finds out just how good.
Hackney local Rebeckah Kemi Apara founded Embellished Talk when she started interviewing people about how they got jobs in the industry
A warm but disturbing story of a dysfunctional family over half a century of social and legal change – a homage to the passing of the 1967 Sexual Offenses Act.
Queer Season returns to the King’s Head and Zoe Paskett talks LGBTQI+ theatre with Adam Spreadbury-Maher and playwright Bertie Darrell
You might not associate the docks and slums with the world’s most romantic dance — until you see Sadler’s Wells’ newest show, Tanguera, writes Allis Moss.
His sister, Leonie Orton says: “Over the years, young men I’ve never met have come up to say they were closeted until they read Joe’s diary, that’s part of his legacy.”
Inspired by Kim Kardashian’s 72 day marriage, this take on a Mozart’s comic opera creates a musical hybrid that features classical, electronic, and pop
Potter, Past and Present is a literary conference with added oak matured mead
FIVE STARS for Dunkirk, which stars Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy, Harry Styles, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Fionn Whitehead, Jack Lowden and Aneurin Barnard
Bridget Galton talks to Gospel Oak actor and playwright Milly Thomas about creating parts for women that don’t divide them into ‘shrews and whores’
Enjoy a Michael Jackson zombie or Bruce Springsteen IPA at the Jones Family Project
A buzzing, broad and exciting ‘debut’ from a multi-talented, blues-inspired musician for our times
Joe Markovitch lived in east London for 86 and a half years. Leah Donaldson talks to Martin Usborne, who has documented his friendship with Joe in pictures
Bridget Galton talks to a husband and wife team bringing Lewis Carroll’s anarchic and bonkers poem to the West End stage
Londoners needn’t invest in wellies or a tent, they can enjoy some of the best live music in outdoor settings often just a tube ride from home. Bridget Galton rounds up the festivals around north London
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