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An incoming Islington film school will “reflect the diversity and cultural richness of London”, according to the illustrious names in the movie industry backing the project.

Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored and provided two assists as Armenia ran out 4-0 winners over Macedonia in the UEFA Nations League on Tuesday, writes Joshua Bunting.

An education charity has left tenants in its housing stock stranded after handing them eviction notices so it can build more homes.

The Women’s Soccer League kicks off on Sunday with Arsenal hosting Liverpool at Boreham Wood in a match which will be streamed on the BBC and BT Sport. Layth Yousif spoke with Jordan Nobbs ahead of the eagerly-anticipated game.

We’re introducing a new post-match reaction piece by fans this season writes Layth Yousif. For this Bank Holiday weekend we’ve got Danny Coyle, aka Grampian Gooner, who regularly travels down from Scotland with his wife Ali, to watch The Arsenal. Read on for his verdict on Unai Emery’s Red and White Army’s 3-1 victory over London rivals West Ham.

The manslaughter of a Holloway teen by his flatmate in unregulated supported housing has exposed a black hole in how social services are regulated, according to health chiefs.

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest attacking midfielder of all time?

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

Read our irreverent World Cup blog which will be featuring every day during the tournament. Today we have sports journalist Layth Yousif reviewing the first day of the eagerly-awaited tournament...

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

That England could lose the final by 44 points to Australia and emerge from their post-game huddle with beaming smiles said everything about their silver medal in the Commonwealth Games women’s basketball.

England’s women will play for Commonwealth Games gold in the basketball competition after they outplayed Canada in a 65-53 semi-final win on the Gold Coast.

England’s Adam Gemili played down injury fears after he reached the Commonwealth Games 100m final.

Woodford Green’s Mark Dry won bronze in the hammer for Scotland on the opening afternoon of athletics action at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

England’s men and women both celebrated wins in their latest matches at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

England’s women made it two wins from two on the Gold Coast with success in their Home Nations battle with Wales.

Former UEL student Aimee Willmott was one of two English underdogs with Scottish ties to shock favourites from Scotland and take Commonwealth Games gold on Thursday.

Hackney basketball star Orlan Jackman said it’s always special no matter how many times you wear the England jersey, when speaking ahead of the Commonwealth Games.

London Lions captain Joe Ikhinmwin is honoured to be representing England at the Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast this month.

BA coach Vear excited by England role

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Barking Abbey does not only have three former players involved with the England men and women’s basketball teams at the Commonwealth Games, but one of their current coaches too, writes Lee Power.

When it comes to netball, the Commonwealth Games really is the sport’s Olympics and former Barking Abbey Academy pupil Kadeen Corbin is going for gold.

My first memories of the Commonwealth Games are from 1982, catching a glimpse of ‘Breakfast from Brisbane’ on TV before heading off to school.

Police are appealing for help to find a highly vulnerable young girl missing from Holloway.

Six Nations: France 22 England 16

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Eddie Jones insists England are negotiating an inevitable slump where the “game does not love you” after France handed Ireland the NatWest 6 Nations title by prevailing in Paris.

The loyalty of Arsenal fans knows no bounds. Grampian Gooner – aka Danny Coyle – shares the trials and tribulations in braving the Beast from the East and Storm Emma during his epic trip from northern Scotland to England’s south coast to see his beloved team lose 2-1 to Brighton on Sunday.

Read our latest hard-hitting Arsenal column All Guns Blazing. This week we have guest writer Ed Skingsley who discuss succession planning at the Gunners but rules out Brendan Rodgers.

In an article from our ‘Year In Sport’ pullout, the next 12 months for Eddie Jones’ men are previewed

In an article from our ‘Year in Sport’ pullout, the other teams in the Six Nations have their chances previewed

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced the Jr NBA World Championship, a first-of-its kind global youth basketball tournament for teams aged 14 and under from around the world.

With the travel chaos caused through snowstorms and artic-like conditions read how one intrepid Arsenal fan – Danny Coyle, aka Grampian Gooner – made it from Scotland to the south coast for the game at Southampton on Sunday.

An experimental England drew 0-0 with World Champions Germany on Friday evening in front of 81,382 fans at Wembley.

Wenger: Wilshere ready for England return

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believes Jack Wilshere is ready to return to the England fold.

FAWSL Cup: Arsenal 7 London Bees 0

Friday, October 13, 2017

Emma Mitchell and Beth Mead both scored twice as Arsenal put London Bees to the sword in their opening match in the FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup at Meadow Park.

England qualified for the World Cup in Russia next summer through a late Harry Kane goal that beat Slovenia 1-0 – but former Arsenal man Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had a match to forget for the Three Lions again.

North London CC youngster Milly Pope is looking forward to a bright future in the sport and hopes to be able to break into the senior England side before too long.

The club night at The Yard in Hackney Wick raises money and awareness for Abortion Support Network, who assist people from Ireland and Northern Ireland in traveling to access a safe and legal abortion

England call for Arsenal youngster

Friday, September 22, 2017

Arsenal youngster Jess Ngunga was enthralled by England Women’s performance at the Euro finals this summer – and is now one step closer to joining them.

Four major food stores in Islington were given hygiene ratings below satisfactory after inspectors found evidence of pests, the Gazette can reveal.

EuroHockey: England 2 Scotland 0

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

England’s women booked their place in the semi-finals of the EuroHockey Championships with victory over Scotland in Amsterdam.

England’s men started their Rabo EuroHockey Championship campaign with a dominant 6-0 win over Poland.

Participation increases as result of Olympic legacy

It’s not every day you get to receive words of advice from the England women’s football manager at a major tournament.

Vulnerable Islington youngsters caught up in gang activity elsewhere in the country are being treated as “slaves”.

England’s men will face Canada for a place in the 2018 World Cup at the Olympic Park’s Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Thursday evening (8pm).

England 3 Argentina 3

England 7 Malaysia 3

Maori All Blacks 10 British & Irish Lions 32

Bridget Galton talks to Kevin Macdonald about his iconic movie ahead of Touching The Void Live at Barbican Hall

England 2 China 0

Global hockey event to get underway at Olympic Park

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