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Yesterday, 18:33

A serial burglar has been jailed for breaking into homes and attacking a man with a chair.

Yesterday, 16:45

A “Tinder-style” app designed to connect working professionals with young people has been backed by Jeremy Corbyn.

Yesterday, 16:06

Futuristic phone boxes offering ultrafast internet, charging pods and free calls could be on their way to Islington’s streets.

Yesterday, 15:46

A brave neighbour fought to save the life of a dying man after being woken by his cries for help.

Yesterday, 10:03

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was fatally stabbed on the Dover Court Estate yesterday morning.

Yesterday, 08:55

Firefighters rescued a man from a fire at a chicken shop in Holloway Road yesterday afternoon.

Mon, 18:11

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a stabbing on the Dover Court Estate left a man fighting for his life.

Mon, 16:33

Neighbours in Tufnell Park say anti-social behaviour by drug users is making their lives a misery – and has been exacerbated by an enormous hedge.

Sport

Yesterday, 17:00

Hornsey earned the local bragging rights over North London in their Middlesex League Division Two derby.

Yesterday, 13:00

Hampstead had too much batting power for rivals Brondesbury in their Middlesex League Premier Division derby.

Yesterday, 10:30

Bowlers surprised by performance in day/night contest

Yesterday, 10:00

North Middlesex slumped to defeat against bottom club Stanmore in their Middlesex League Premier Division meeting.

Yesterday, 08:30

Defending champions dismissed on day one at Chelmsford

Mon, 14:00

Highgate eased to a comfortable eight-wicket win over Indian Gymkhana in their latest Middlesex League Division Two outing.

Mon, 13:00

In-form spinner excited by pink ball challenge

Mon, 12:37

Defender impressing for England under-21s

Mon, 10:30

Defending champions at Chelmsford for day-night clash

Entertainment

Yesterday, 17:00

Music From Around the World at Islington Assembly Hall on July 3 is a tonic for harmony during troubled times

A round up of events around Islington and Hackney celebrating Pride Festival

‘For me, creating a book with black characters was a no-brainer,’ says author of Riley Can Be Anything

It’s been a whirlwind few years for a capella group, Sons of Pitches.

Stoke Newington author and journalist Jonathan Freedland talks to Zoe Paskett about his new book, To Kill the President under nom de plume Sam Bourne

Juliet Stevenson says her fears about playing Hamlet’s mother were allayed by Robert Icke’s rich and passionate production

A special three course dinner at The Round Chapel in Hackney is the brand new menu by migrant and refugee women chefs on June 27

From June 19 to 25, Refugee Week is back with arts and educational events around the country to raise awareness and hope for a better way of dealing with the ongoing crisis, and Islington and Hackney are no exceptions

Bridget Galton talks to Kevin Macdonald about his iconic movie ahead of Touching The Void Live at Barbican Hall

You can count on few fingers the number of bands who’d be able to make you cry using the words “on the rail replacement bus”.

Hackney singer Ade Omotayo talks singing with Amy Winehouse, his band Equals and the democratisation of music

It’s taken two years for Nikolai Foster’s production of Annie to transfer from Leicester’s Curve to the West End. It’s a pity it wasn’t sooner.

There’s music, art, dance, food, sports, workshops and a parade throughout the day, celebrating the community’s contributions

What started off in 2000 as a local festival for filmmakers living and working in east London has now expanded to present the best of British and international cinema, while still staying true to its roots

Despite its ambition and having plenty of potential resonance, Common is dense and wilfully bewildering with little space for development

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