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Islington’s sole competitive swimming club has started a last-ditch campaign to build a pool on the Holloway Prison site.

Islington Council is publishing all fire risk assessments (FRAs) for its high-rise tower blocks.

Islington’s council leader has questioned why police did not know, or tell the council about, the huge number of travelling FC Koln fans coming to The Emirates last night.

The Highbury Fields barbecue row has reached new heights – with activists preparing to take legal action against Islington Council.

The Gazette is taking part in a campaign to raise awareness about the need for more professional carers in London. James Morris and Ellena Cruse explain the issues and chat to Islington’s health chief Cllr Janet Burgess about why the job is so worthwhile.

One year ago today, Islington Council shut Farringdon nightclub Fabric. The councillor who delivered the decision, Flora Williamson, suffered horrific abuse in the ensuing storm. She speaks out on the saga for the first time with the Gazette.

A councillor has called on the town hall to ban goldfish “cruelly” being handed out as prizes in Islington – after witnessing it at the recent Highbury Fields funfair.

People have a few more days to suggest a name for Archway’s new town centre.

It’s divided opinion, but the pedestrianised Archway town centre is officially here to stay.

The taxpayer must cough up £56,000 after Islington Council was fined for a “data disaster” in which 89,000 people’s personal details were freely available on its parking appeals website.

Thomas Cooper, manager of the Spa Green Estate, says he has been complaining about fire safety breaches for seven years – with no action taken. After London Fire Brigade chiefs promised to issue a warning to the council, he speaks out to the Gazette.

Four council-backed “smart benches” with built-in phone chargers are to be torn down – because no one thought to get planning permission and the police fear they could be crime magnets.

The town hall has taken a step towards reopening an investigation into the child abuse scandal that still blackens Islington’s name – thanks to evidence uncovered by the Gazette.

A popular Cally off-licence has escaped with a two-week suspension of its alcohol licence after it was allegedly caught doing a dodgy booze deal.

Holloway police station could face the axe amid £400m cost-cutting plans for the Met.

Shoreditch police station could face the axe amid £400million cost-cutting plans for the Met.

Islington councillors will tomorrow gather at Archway Bridge and demand Transport for London “pulls its finger out” over anti-suicide measures.

Vulnerable children and families in Islington benefit from the town hall’s “good” social care services, a report has found.

The Job Centre in Elthorne Road, Archway, is to shut – leaving users and staff to travel to Barnsbury or Finsbury Park.

Aspiring Islington artists have the opportunity to publish a comic book about their own MP.

The family of an elderly disabled tenant has accused Labour-run Islington Council of being “just like the Tories” in its neglect of her sopping wet council flat.

Wireless Festival wasn’t the only all-day party in Finsbury Park yesterday.

Islington Council is checking up on 4,000 private developers in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster.

Over three weeks have passed since the Grenfell Tower tragedy. And on Thursday, mayor of Islington Cllr Una O’Halloran announced the firefighters of Islington and Holloway Fire Stations will be receiving freedom of the borough: the highest honour the council can bestow.

Victims of the Finsbury Park terror attack this afternoon asked: “Why do people preach hate against us?”

Fury at Islington Council’s decision to shut the Barnard Park sports pitch is set to resurface on Thursday.

As mayor for the next year, Cllr Una O’Halloran is the face of Islington. It’s appropriate for someone whose roots are entrenched in this borough.

Record breaker Jeremy Corbyn was “astonished” to win the highest number of votes in Islington North’s 132-year history – and he today vowed: “I’m ready to become Prime Minister.”

Emily Thornberry this evening thanked “intensely beautiful” Islington South and Finsbury for re-electing her with a landslide majority.

Jeremy Corbyn wasn’t the only Islington candidate haunting Theresa May last night – after the partner of abducted Andy Tsege came face to face with the Prime Minister at Maidenhead’s election count.

Caroline Russell “gets” why the Green vote was cut in half in both Islington constituencies.

It felt like something big was happening at the Sobell Leisure Centre last night, where there was a shock – but not the one some might have predicted.

Jeremy Corbyn secured more votes than anyone in history to retain his Islington North seat today.

Islington MPs Jeremy Corbyn and Emily Thornberry have retained their seats with massive majorities.

After seven weeks of campaigning, the election results for Islington North and Islington South and Finsbury will be announced in the early hours.

Political parties have targeted people in Islington almost 100 times in the last six weeks using Facebook “dark adverts” to try and influence votes.

Thousands of fanatical Jeremy Corbyn supporters gathered at Islington’s Union Chapel for a homecoming rally tonight.

Jeremy Corbyn is the most talked-about politician in the country. And he’s divided opinion ever since he first stood for Islington North in 1983. James Morris digs into the archives to tell the story of his campaign.

The town hall has urged people to be vigilant around Islington after Saturday’s terror attack in London Bridge – as leader Richard Watts condemned “hatemongers”.

As voters prepare for June 8, here’s a guide to what happens when the polling ends.

This imposing Victorian property in Watford - now long since demolished - could hold the key to unlocking a wider investigation into the Islington kids’ home abuse scandal.

Fighting Labour in Jeremy Corbyn’s Islington North stronghold is hard work.

Scars of the past have yet to heal for neighbours of a controversial former Holloway Road nightclub. After seeing off the People’s Club for good last year, they are now protesting after Islington Council received a new application for a lesbian social club in the same premises.

They suffered beatings, starvation and the worst imaginable kinds of neglect. In the third of our special series on Islington’s notorious kids’ homes, Emma Youle meets survivors – and hears how their lives were torn apart by the very institutions that should have protected them

Islington South and Finsbury incumbent Emily Thornberry told voters it was a straight choice between Labour and the Conservatives at the Gazette’s hustings last night.

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