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17:08
A police car outside City and Islington College on Monday. Picture: Ken Mears

Three men have been bailed until late July after two 18-year-olds were stabbed in Owen’s Field on Monday afternoon.

16:58
Crowds at the Whitecross Street Party two years ago. The population of Islington is set to rocket by 17 per cent in the next decade (Picture: Dieter Parry)

Islington’s population is set to soar by 37,000 over the next decade, according to government stats released today.

16:00
Rocketspace's San Francisco offices

With more and more tech start-ups emerging from Old Street every day, the market for an all-in-one hub has never been more evident.

14:17
Speakers at the launch of an exhibition celebrating half a century of adventure play in Islington

More than 150 people attended the launch of an exhibition telling the story of the adventure playground in Islington last week at the Islington Museum.

12:58
Canonbury Primary School teacher Jackie Dodds is retiring after 36 years at the school. Picture: Ken Mears

A nursery teacher admits she will be “distraught” when she retires after 36 years at Canonbury Primary School.

Yesterday, 15:34
James Murray and Sadiq Khan in the Brunswick Estate, Clerkenwell, during the mayor's election campaign earlier this year. Picture: Islington Labour

Today’s appointment of an Islington councillor to London’s top housing job is “great news for the borough”.

Yesterday, 14:03
Idris Cartright, four and Samuel Hill, four, take part in some pond-dipping at the event

It was all smiles at Gillespie Park on Sunday as more than 500 people joined the great and the good of Islington politics to celebrate its 20th year as a nature reserve.

Yesterday, 12:32
The classroom at St Andrews

St Andrew’s Montessori School was this week celebrating its second successive “outstanding” award from Ofsted following an inspection last month.

Yesterday, 11:29
Richard Blair, the adopted son of George Orwell, unveiling a new plaque in Canonbury Square where he lived for three years. Picture: Ken Mears

A historical plaque is taken down and replaced with a near-identical sign – save one detail.

Sport

17:14
St Aloysius' RC College U14s won the ESFA PlayStation Cup at the Madejski Stadium, Reading

Left-back Prosper Keto headed in the only goal at Reading’s Madejski Stadium as St Aloysius’ Under-14s collected their first national 11-a-side trophy for 16 years.

16:52
Summer Eytle-Rock (left) of Activities4U U12s

Summer Eytle-Rock produced another big game for Activities 4U Under-12s as the Islington side defeated Hackney Jedis 26-14 to book their place in the Community Basketball League play-off semi-finals.

16:52
Beth Potter (right) is pursued by her British rivals Kate Avery and Jessica Andrews (second from left), who eventually won the race on the Parliament Hill athletics track. Pic: Mark Shearman

Former world record-holder Dave Bedford says Highgate Harriers’ Night of the 10,000m PBs is a “fascinating event” which is “of great value” to the world of athletics.

13:27
Hornsey spinner Johnny Fawcett (left) exchanges high fives with Sam Solia

Hornsey spinner Johnny Fawcett blew away the Indian Gymkhana batting with the division’s first six-wicket haul of the season to put his side top of the Division Two table.

12:46
Regent Rovers captain Ryan Bruce lifts the Invitation Cup

Abo Eisa followed up his Islington Gazette Cup final hat-trick with a double as Regent Rovers beat Islington Admiral United 3-0 to secure their second trophy of the season.

12:28
Chris Arul hit a century for Highgate in their win over Wembley

Highgate opener Chris Arul clobbered the Wembley bowling with a century to set up his side’s first Division Two victory of the season.

Mon, 15:06
North Middlesex captain Tom Nicoll (left) has praised Rob Fahrenheim (right), who hit 96 against Teddington on Saturday. Pic: Max Flego

New signing Rob Fahrenheim led a much-improved batting display from North Middlesex – but the Crouch End outfit suffered their second successive defeat in the Premier Division of the Middlesex County Cricket League.

Mon, 07:10
Middlesex's James Franklin bowling.

Middlesex all-rounder James Franklin fears the new County Championship toss rule is stifling the competition and generating “attritional cricket”.

Friday, May 20, 2016
Dominique Janssen went close with a last minute free-kick in Arsenal Ladies' 0-0 draw with Birmingham. Pic: Sylvester George

Dominique Janssen hopes Arsenal Ladies’ Wembley triumph will give them the self-belief to challenge Chelsea for the Women’s Super League title.

Entertainment

at Metro

The pub up the road from Harrods is selling a guest beer called Purple Reign.

James Blake - The Colour of Anything

Blake delves deep into his psyche to pull off his biggest and best album yet.

The cast of A View From Islington North outside Parliament

Ever since Islington North MP Jeremy Corbyn was elected Labour leader last year on a bigger mandate than even Tony Blair, there has been talk of a coup to oust him.

Highasakite

Highasakite are Norwegian indie popsters who play Shoreditch’s Village Underground tonight. Imogen Blake lofted a few questions at tuba player and guitarist Kristoffer Lo:

Ken Loach.  Picture: Nigel Sutton.

Dartmouth Park director Ken Loach celebrates his 80th birthday this June. After his latest feature, I, Daniel Blake won the Palme D’Or and a documentary out about his life and work, Meredith Taylor reports on this gritty slice of social realism.

Cafe Monico

Does Theatreland need a new restaurant? Probably not, but regardless, Cafe Monico has arrived in the heart of the West End.

Nick Cage in The Trust

When two small time cops try to rob a drug dealing network’s hidden vault, thing don’t go as they expect – which is to be expected.

George Clooney stars as Lee Gates in MONEY MONSTER. Picture: Atsushi Nishijima/Sony Pictures Entertainment

In Money Monster, a selection of Hollywood ‘Liberal Icons’ gather together to wag their fingers at today’s naughty businessmen, and the callous society that has grown up around it.

Avoriaz

As we headed up to Avoriaz on windy mountain roads it suddenly came into view - perched high atop a cliff edge in the distance – and its stunning abstract architecture took my breath away.

Fanny Nelsons

Fanny Nelsons has been transformed back to its former glory and more, after narrowly escaping being converted into flats when it shut 18 months ago.

Damian Lewis stars in Silent Storm

There isn’t a storm, and it isn’t silent.

Boogie Nights cocktail created by JJ Goodman for The London Cocktail Club

With some warmer weather finally here, what better way to cool off after work than with a summery cocktail?

Dina Goldstein - Bedroom Magazines

A Barbie-esque doll living with a closeted gay ‘Ken’, and anachronistic Jacobean-style paintings, are some of the subjects of works on display at a pop-up gallery’s new show.

Liz Pichon and book jacket

It’s no accident that an author who struggled at school should write colourful books that encourage kids to read.

The new Nando's in Farringdon

There are three things certain in life: taxes, death – and Nando’s.

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