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Ahead of Swing Out Sister’s first London gig in six years, we speak with Corinne Drewery about the band’s close ties with Islington

The headteacher of North Bridge House Senior Canonbury has lauded the efforts of his students on A-level results day.

Hundreds of football fans joined forces and hit the road to Wembley as Prostate Cancer UK’s Football March for Men made further strides to stop prostate cancer being a killer.

For the majority of Arsenal fans a Wembley cup final is something to be savoured. However a long-serving season ticket holder from Islington, Glenn Allen is so disenchanted with Arsene Wenger he is boycotting the Carabao Cup showpiece against Manchester City on Sunday. Read on for his explanation which will shock many but perhaps strike a chord with some.

New Zealand adventure for Cordingley and Higgins

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has revealed new signing Henrik Mkhitaryan has set pulses racing in training – fuelling hopes the Armenian international could make his debut against Swansea City on Tuesday evening.

It was honours even in the first leg of the Carbao Cup semi-final first leg after a passionate London derby saw Arsenal draw 0-0 with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening.

With speculation rising Cristain Pavon could be joining Arsenal, stick with the Islington Gazette for the whole of the transfer window after we reported the Boca Juniors star being in the frame, while calling the Konstantinos Mavropanos deal earlier this month.

Arsenal’s domestic season is hanging by a thread after Sunday’s FA Cup humiliation at the hands of Nottingham Forest. Read Ed Skingsley’s excellent piece on what we’ve learned from that damaging defeat.

Arsene Wenger has been speaking on Alex Iwobi, Alexis Sanchez future and injury news ahead of the crucial Carabao Cup semi-final first leg against Chelsea on Wednesday evening. Read on for a transcript of what he said at London Colney on Tuesday morning.

Brazil winger Malcom is generating a lot of transfer talk, and his latest social media post has only served to fuel speculation.

Arsene Wenger refused to discuss the decisions to award two penalties to Nottingham Forest after holders Arsenal were dumped out of the FA Cup by the Championship side.

Arsene Wenger thinks the personality of Nottingham Forest favourite Brian Clough is permanently stamped on the English game.

Arsene Wenger pleads guilty to FA misconduct charge. Three match ban and hit with a £40,000 fine - meaning Steve Bould is on the bench for the next three matches.

Arsene Wenger held his weekly press conference at London Colney on Friday morning. Read the full transcript of the topics he discussed, including the latest team news ahead of Nottingham Forest, new signing Konstantinos Mavropanos, whether he’s interested in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, VAR and George Weah.

Middlesex director of cricket Angus Fraser was a frustrated man after the first day of their County Championship match at Yorkshire was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

After a week to forget for Arsenal fans here’s our interview with a loyal ‘old-school’ Gooner Anthony Sutton – aka Jakarta Casual. Read on for a fascinating chat with a North Londoner who ended up in South East Asia.

Some of the NFL’s biggest names were in London today to kick off the NFL UK Live Tour.

The punk-slash-folk group plays at The Garage in Highbury on April 8, collecting food and clothes for those in need

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has ordered midfielder Granit Xhaka to clean up his act – or risk his Arsenal future.

The second in an occasional series of Q&As with Gunners’ fans. This week we have Islington’s Tim Payton, board member of the Arsenal Supporters Trust – with its stated goal being to widen and deepen supporter ownership, representation and influence at Arsenal. Read on for local lad Tim’s absorbing views..

The general consensus from the 300 loyal Arsenal fans on this morning’s early flight from Luton Airport was that their beloved heroes required bravery to take on the aristocrats of Bayern Munich in the Champions League tonight.

A very different kind of matchday programme is doing the rounds at Emirates Stadium games this season. The Arsenal History Programme focuses on forgotten facts, and the Gazette speaks to its mastermind, Paul Matz.

BRIDGET GALTON talks to actor Ben Turner about the emotional hit of The Kite Runner

Arsene Wenger praised summer signing Lucas Perez for his performance in Arsenal’s 4-0 rout of Nottingham Forest in the League Cup.

Arsenal eased to a 4-0 victory at Nottingham Forest in the third round of the EFL Cup tonight at a sold-out City Ground.

Students and teachers alike at City and Islington college were celebrating the college’s A-level results today.

Bringing politics into music can be a dangerous game. As much as the likes of Billy Bragg and The Killing Joke have found enduring success, there is an equal risk in becoming known as a rent-a-gob, and descending into caricature.

Turtle Bay has an important place in my heart. A chain of Caribbean restaurants that is slowly expanding across the UK, I was previously a regular at its Nottingham branch, as was my friend who joins me tonight in the new Dalston restaurant.

By no means could a 3-1 defeat to European champions Barcelona – arguably the best club side in the world – be regarded as anything resembling a disgrace.

Highgate Harriers’ Georgia Fear continued her good form with an 11th place finish in the prestigious English Schools Championships at Wollaton Park, Nottingham.

Ady Suleiman is a 24-year-old half Tanzanian half English singer songwriter from Nottingham. Earmarked as one to watch after being spotted by BBC Music Introducing he featured on Chance the Rapper’s recent Surf Album and collaborated with Joey Bada$$ on his own What’s the Score EP. He brings his reggae, r’n’b, soul and hip hop blend to XOYO tonight.

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