Search

Men Behaving Badly stars and Islington Council leader join Diamond Jubilee celebrations

PUBLISHED: 13:45 14 July 2012

Hugo Spear (left) Neil Morrissey, Cllr West, Sam Morrissey and Maria Michael

Hugo Spear (left) Neil Morrissey, Cllr West, Sam Morrissey and Maria Michael

Archant

Stars of TV’s Men Behaving Badly joined the leader of Islington Council and residents in Newington Green to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

The lively event last month, organised by Mildmay Community Partnership (MCP), was attended by Neil Morrissey and fellow cast member, Hugo Speer.

Guests were treated to the prominent sounds of The Stow Caledonian Bagpipe Band, performances from Highbury Grove School student Huseyin Govtepe and swing dancing lessons from the Swing Patrol.

Cllr Joe Caluori, a MCP trustee, said: “This was a great opportunity to come together as families enjoyed the great weather, whilst celebrities turning up was a surprise for all of us.”

0 comments

Latest Islington News Stories

09:00

In a weekly feature, we profile a fascinating company doing business here in Islington. This week, we visit 308 Hobbies, which has been selling radio-controlled models in Holloway Road since 1946.

Fri, 18:09

A mystery spectator gifted £800 to a Newington Green marathon runner’s fundraising campaign after being inspired by her dash for the line, six minutes before the event’s cut-off.

Fri, 14:49

The town hall has started a £22million programme to deal with chronic damp problems in two of Islington’s biggest estates.

Fri, 11:03

A report published last year aimed to find a way to cure Islington of its chronic problems with damp and mould. Last night the council said the more radical recommendation were simply too expensive.

Fri, 07:53

Islington Council last night approved new policy to fight tax dodging contractors.

Thu, 12:45

Caroline Russell last night claimed she was the only realistic candidate to contest Jeremy Corbyn’s Islington North seat in June’s general election.

Thu, 11:00

In a weekly feature, we profile a fascinating company doing business here in Islington. This week, we re-visit Hammerton Brewery, which is expanding by opening a new pub in Holloway Road.

Thu, 10:41

Archway dwellers could soon be taking a stroll through Junction Square, Archway Plaza – or possibly Squarey McSquareface.

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Islington Gazette
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now