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John Shepherd and Cllr Richard Watts unveil the first of 400 plaques commemorating Islington's First World War casualties on the streets where they lived

First plaques map streets where Islington’s war dead lived

An ambitious four-year project to honour soldiers from Islington who died in the Great War began today.

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Islington Council have torn up their contract with Kier

£150million deal to fix Islington homes officially torn up today

The death knell for a £150million repair deal was sounded today as Islington Council bought its homes repair contract back in house.

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Gangs on Holloway estate leave residents in fear

Gangs of youths terrorising an estate, where police found a bag full of guns and shots have previously been fired, have residents cowering in their homes.

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The banksy mural in Jeffrey's Street defaced by Team Robbo in 2011. Picture: Polly Hancock

Banksy graffiti rival King Robbo from Holloway dies after three-year coma

An underground artist who became embroiled in a graffiti turf war with stencil artist Banksy has died having been in a coma since 2011.

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Nawal Msaad, who denies smuggling the money inside her body. Photo: John Stillwell

Holloway student denies smuggling money inside her to fund terrorism

Nawal Msaad, 23, stashed money in a condom to keep it “secure”

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Arsenal starlet Dan Crowley faces a decision between England and Ireland

EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal starlet Dan Crowley says he is still undecided on whether to declare his international allegiance to England or Ireland.

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Arsenal's Daniel Crowley

Arsenal starlet Dan Crowley faces a decision between England and Ireland

EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal starlet Dan Crowley says he is still undecided on whether to declare his international allegiance to England or Ireland.

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