More foster carers are urgently needed to help with unaccompanied asylum seeker children, Islington Council has said.
Islington’s smash and grab shame was thrown back into the spotlight this week, after three men – and one boy – from the borough were jailed for a combined 20 years for a jewellery shop robbery.
Boaters and local people will on Sunday take to the water and towpaths to clean up a section of Regent’s Canal that runs from Islington Tunnel to Mile End Park.
Police have released a video of a chilling knifepoint robbery in Clerkenwell Close in hopes of identifying a man they want to speak to.
Anyone with experience of flat-hunting in London will know just how difficult it is to find a decently-priced cupboard to rent – let alone flatmates with whom you have anything in common.
Battersea Dogs Home founder Mary Tealby has been honoured with an Islington People’s Plaque near the spot where she set up the original animal shelter.
Jeremy Corbyn is due to speak at a protest against postal cuts in Manchester today, as his rival party meets in the city for its conference.
A former Dragons’ Den star from Islington appeared in court over child sex charges today.
A 52-year-old cyclist remained in critical condition this morning after she was hit by a lorry yesterday afternoon.
EastEnders star Tameka Empson officially opened a maternity ward at the Whittington Hospital on Wednesday.
Protestors wore gas masks on Saturday as they continued their campaign against a two-way traffic system.
Unknown when Harmsworth Memorial will be back open as it undergoes ‘deep clean’
Islington came out on top in the London in Bloom awards last week.
Fourteen incidents in the borough in past five years
Residents say they will have no escape
Islington North MP Jeremy Corbyn used his first conference speech as Labour leader to send a message to voters: “You don’t have to take what you are given.”
The previews were not good and the main actors had played things down, but the first Cameron-Corbyn PMQs was still the hottest ticket in London this lunchtime.
A flash mob of around 100 people descended on Islington Green at the weekend as part of a campaign to persuade all schools to adopt measures against “honour” based violence, forced marriage and female genital mutilation.
A teachers’ union has attacked a “racist” counter-extremism scheme used in schools, after it emerged a 14-year-old Muslim boy was taken out of class for saying the term “eco-terrorism”.
The UK’s first boys only ballet school, which opened its doors in Islington 18 months ago, is expanding UK wide.
“When you tell people you’re from Islington, there’s an assumption of wealth.”
The day got off to an exciting start when Islington’s deputy mayor, Kat Fletcher, took an impromptu role in the boat race.
Don’t see Legend if you don’t want to be drawn into a realistic portrayal of the Krays, the ruthless top dogs of east London’s violent underworld of the 1960s.
Just imagine what you could do with £1,000 to spend at Topshop.
Asda, one of the country’s leading supermarkets, prides itself in being one of the cheapest places to shop, so you can be sure that your money will go a long way here!