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Jack Wilshere has confirmed he is to leave Arsenal when his contract expires at the end of June.

Former Arsenal Invincible Jens Lehman has posted a cryptic message on social media after new Gunners boss Unai Emery announced his coaching staff – with the former German international goalkeeper not included.

The senior coroner for inner north London Mary Hassell is set to hold a public consultation into the new policy for how she should deal with deaths in the area, but has only given people a matter of days to send in written submissions.

Whittington Hospital was turning pregnant women away as its maternity ward couldn’t cope with a north London baby boom.

A 69-year-old with a heart condition made light work of a 60-mile bike ride, and raised £200 for charity while he was at it.

The new police chief for Islington and Camden has already launched a taskforce to tackle violence – and said significant reductions are being made in moped crime.

Thousands of people returned to Caledonian Road for its glorious street party yesterday.

Gareth Southgate could pick four players with links to Tottenham Hotspur in defence and it may provide some much-needed sturdiness

Strong bond between Clemence and son

Saturday, June 16, 2018

They are a father-and-son duo who both played for Tottenham Hotspur and Father’s Day this weekend will reinforce the strongest of bonds between Ray and Stephen Clemence.

Tottenham striker can be relied upon for goals on the world stage after negotiating a long and winding career path to the very top

A huge project to build a social housing block on the Golden Lane estate will go ahead after the council agreed to fund it with £7million of unspent Right to Buy cash.

Seven film club pupils from Vittoria Primary School in Barnsbury made their own film – and had it shown in Paris at the Cinémathèque Française, the French equivalent of the BFI.

Potentially life-saving breast cancer screening check-ups for women in Islington have been delayed due to a shortage of specialist mammographers to carry out the service.

A Cally homeless charity has announced plans to move to Upper Holloway.

Arsenal writer Rosie Tudball studies the club’s 2018-19 Premier League fixtures after it has been revealed Unai Emery’s introduction will begin with a visit from Champions Manchester City on August 11.

Islington property sales were £414,000 above the national average in the last year.

More than 50 people jumped on their bikes and joined Great British Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo at Lee Valley VeloPark for a morning of cycling and cake on Saturday.

South Islington remains a hotspot for moped crime, and Finsbury Park is a key hub in moving stolen phones out of the country, it was claimed at a public meeting last night.

Eoin Morgan insists his England side are putting the past to one side ahead of their Royal London One-Day International Series against Australia.

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has signed a long-term contract extension with the club.

Arsenal Invincible Freddie Ljungberg has been appointed U23 head coach

Bookies have slashed their prices for Jack Wilshere to leave Arsenal for London rivals West Ham.

Sir Geoff Hurst is supporting Prostate Cancer UK’s Football March for Men on July 22, with West Ham’s London Stadium one of four starting points in an event that ends at Wembley Stadium.

Council officers recently announced a minimum 100 bike hangars a year will be installed for the next four years: the first 50 between now and autumn, the next cohort between autumn and March 2019, writes Meg Howarth, Ellington Street, Holloway.

The woman in charge of finding adopted parents and foster homes for Islington children has been given a British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.

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