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Islington councillor calls on fellow Scots to vote no in referendum

An Islington councillor has been making his way through the Glasgow phonebook in an attempt to convince his fellow Scots to vote no in tomorrow’s referendum on Independence.

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Barbecues can now be disposed of safely in Highbury Fields

Bins for barbecues in Islington’s parks ahead of heatwave

With this month set to be one of the warmest Septembers on record, Islington Council have installed steel bins in one of its parks to allow for the safe disposal of barbecues.

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Filming of A Fool's Circle at the North Pole pub by Islington resident Suzanne Seddon.
Suzanne, with Jemima Slade, from Big Brother,

Big Brother contestant warns owners after Islington dog theft

A former Big Brother contestant has warned dog owners to be vigilant after a sick child’s Chihuahua was stolen in Islington last month.

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King's Cross underground station was shut after 'loose concrete' was found in the roof this morning (Picture: Chris Radburn/PA Wire)

Tube chaos as King’s Cross shut after ‘loose concrete’ found in the roof

Commuters were hit with massive disruption to the Tube network this morning after King’s Cross was evacuated due to ‘loose concrete in the roof’.

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Forensics officers at the scene in Shepperton Road Pic: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Knifeman shot by police in Islington named as Haringey man

A man who was shot dead by police in Islington, has been named as 40-year-old Dean Joseph.

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Borussia Dortmund's Ciro Immobile celebrates scoring the opening goal against Arsenal

Arsenal boss rues his side’s display after defeat in Dortmund

Arsene Wenger was at a loss to explain his team’s performance after they crashed to defeat in their Champions League opener against Borussia Dortmund.

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Borussia Dortmund's Ciro Immobile celebrates scoring the opening goal against Arsenal

Arsenal boss rues his side’s display after defeat in Dortmund

Arsene Wenger was at a loss to explain his team’s performance after they crashed to defeat in their Champions League opener against Borussia Dortmund.

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Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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