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Brazen supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has made yet another bid to open in Blackstock Road, Highbury.

A homeless Islington teen has been “lost” after council officers failed to support her, a watchdog has said.

Islington could lose two of its four mental health day centres.

Councillors and Jeremy Corbyn are demanding Transport for London (TfL) makes Crouch Hill station accessible for all.

Councillors will next week be encouraged to get rid of the famous wings sculpture at Angel Central shopping centre.

Islington Council is spending £3.9million less on drug and alcohol treatment services than it was five years ago, new figures reveal.

An incoming councillor will be Islington’s first ever women’s and girl’s champion.

Islington man Andy Tsege is set to be released from Ethiopian prison today – after four years in illegal captivity.

Islington’s new mayor was sworn in last night. Cllr Dave Poyser will use his one year term to raise cash for two worthy Islington charities: homeless shelter CARIS Islington and Holloway’s Freightliners Farm.

Activists who led the fight against a law banning the ‘promotion’ of homosexuality in schools came together on Wednesday night, 30 years on from its introduction –and 15 years after its repeal. The Gazette was there to listen and learn.

Survivors of horrific abuse in Islington’s kids’ homes are fighting for compensation decades after at least 100 were allegedly brutalised under the council’s care.

Thousands of patients at a Cally doctors are in limbo with the surgery set to close.

Islington’s transport chief Claudia Webbe is going nowhere after losing out in her bid to be Labour’s candidate in the Lewisham East by-election.

Islington’s transport and environment chief Claudia Webbe will find out tomorrow whether she has been chosen as Labour’s candidate in the Lewisham East by-election.

Islington’s next mayor got an exciting teaser of what his life is going to be like for the next year when he cut a ribbon.

This time last year the Gazette published a front page exclusive reporting on shocking revelations about an ex-mayor of Islington’s past links to pro-paedophile groups.

Islington’s transport chief Cllr Claudia Webbe would resign the cabinet should she be selected to stand for Parliament in Lewisham East, she has confirmed.

Islington’s transport chief Claudia Webbe has announced her bid to be the Labour candidate in the Lewisham East by-election.

Islington Labour retained complete control of all but one ward in the local elections, in what re-elected leader Richard Watts said was “only the second time in our borough’s history we’ve seen a repeat landslide”.

It’s “as you were” inside the Islington Town Hall chamber for the next four years, but sole opposition councillor Caroline Russell prevented a Labour whitewash by winning a huge majority.

The Gazette will be bringing you live updates from the local election count at the Sobell Leisure Centre. It starts at midday with results expected from mid-afternoon onwards.

Tomorrow is May 3, when voters across London will be casting their ballots in local elections.

Islington Council has said its cheap energy tariff is safe – despite being linked to a company which lost £7.59million in the last financial year.

Islington Council and the government have won a landmark affordable housing case at the High Court.

Ukip’s Pete Muswell wanted to take part in the Gazette’s hustings on Monday. We said no. It would have been unfair when he is one of only two Ukip candidates in the May 3 local elections – while the four main parties are fielding a full slate of candidates.

More than 150 Islington Council candidates will fail to win a seat in next week’s local elections. But, statistically speaking, at least one of them will go on to become an MP.

A historic Islington estate is getting 19 affordable homes in a new block.

Jeremy Corbyn has criticised “disgusting” treatment of the Windrush generation – including a number of his Islington North constituents.

We held a local elections hustings last night. Sadly, barely anyone turned up. There was still good debate, though. James Morris reports from St Mary’s Church in Upper Street.

Islington South and Finsbury MP Chris Smith offered himself as a “swap” for hostages on a hijacked Kuwaiti airliner.

A stunned Jeremy Corbyn this morning thanked Arsene Wenger for his service to Arsenal, saying: “You took our club to a higher plane.”

Council bosses are set to approve an affordable workspace strategy to support small businesses.

Islington has foul air, poor cycling infrastructure and some dangerous pedestrian zones. So last night’s healthy streets hustings should have been a chance to find out more from local elections candidates. James Morris was baffled by the outcome.

Ahead of the local elections on May 3, the Gazette is bringing you the manifesto pledges from each of the main parties. After hearing from Labour, the Lib Dems and Greens already, James Morris spoke to the Conservatives ahead of the party’s manifesto launch today.

Momentum activists could have a significant impact on the doorsteps of north London ahead of May’s election. The Gazette asked activists from four north London boroughs how socialism is bedding in.

Two years on from the EU referendum, Nick Turton and his Islington in Europe cronies just won’t give up and accept Brexit. After their latest campaign outside Angel station and Nag’s Head over the weekend. Nick tells the Gazette what drives them.

Is Islington’s working class character being destroyed? As luxury housing blocks spring up and traditional shops are forced out, it feels that way. James Morris spoke to housing and business leaders, asking how they see the borough’s future.

The Gazette would like to hear from people living in temporary accommodation in Islington - such as hostels or bed and breakfasts.

Ahead of the local elections on May 3, the Gazette is bringing you the manifesto pledges from each of the main parties: Labour, Green, Liberal Democrats and Conservative. After hearing from Labour and the Lib Dems already, James Morris spoke to the Greens ahead of the party’s manifesto launch today.

The Islington Gazette will hold a hustings ahead of next month’s local elections.

Ahead of the local elections on May 3, the Gazette will be bringing you the manifesto pledges from each of the main parties: Labour, Green, Liberal Democrats and Conservative. After hearing from Labour last week, James Morris spoke to Nick Wakeling from the Lib Dems.

Agitated neighbours are trying to stop burger chain restaurant Byron extending its opening hours in Farringdon.

Islington Council has become one of the first town halls to sign a charter to eradicate modern slavery.

Three “vital” careers advisors at Pentonville Prison are set to be laid off at the end of the week.

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