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After a sold-out debut at Edinburgh Fringe drew a number of glowing reviews, Brexit: The Play crosses the border and heads south for an 18-day run at The Kings Head Theatre from October 30.

His name was Callum, writes Will McCallum, Newington Green.

This Monday, a pop-up record and book store aiming to ‘explore the positive connection between mental health and the arts’ will open in Stoke Newington for a one week stay.

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.

It’s the use of the definitive article that grabs you when Leah Williamson speaks.

The newly restructured FA Women’s Super League (FA WSL) will kick off an historic season on Sunday (September 9) when it becomes fully professional for the first time.

Although entrepreneur Robel Iyassu’s turn on Dragon’s Den didn’t bag him a big name inverstor, the man behind Boun’s Beans was delighted with the public response.

When A-level results come out on August 16, more than three quarters of students who want to go to university are likely to get into their first choice.

Well-wishers have raised more than £20,000 to support the “extraordinary” Sarah Doone, who lost a leg after being run over by a cement truck on the Old Street roundabout on July 25.

Jeremy Corbyn and Finsbury Park Mosque chairman Mohammed Kozbar have supported this afternoon’s London protests against Donald Trump’s visit to the UK.

Bridget Galton gives a four star review.

Never mind the football, the real World Cup battle is going on off the field.

The 22-year-old thanked the supporters for backing the national team and praised the performance of Gareth Southgate’s side

It’s not supposed to be as comfortable as this.

With the group stage of the World Cup in the books, how much can you remember about the opening round of games?

It’s coming home, they said. It very nearly wasn’t.

As chief reporter at the Islington Gazette when Ben Kinsella was murdered, Meyrem Hussein had a better insight into Islington’s knife crime problem than most. She recalls how Ben’s death caught the attention of the national press – but says too little has changed in the decade since.

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews one of the late games on day 13 of the tournament

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.

The Spurs forward discussed the key quality instilled in the group since the Three Lions boss took charge of the team

Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Sophie Morton reviews match two on day seven of the tournament.

England’s captain led from the front to score twice and hand Gareth Southgate’s team a win in their World Cup opener

Tottenham striker Harry Kane leads a youthful England squad into the World Cup as captain and feels everyone is ready to meet the challenges head on.

Cllr Claudia Webbe recently tweeted that “the public health benefits of parks and open spaces is clear, writes Anita Frizzarin, Wedmore Gardens, Tufnell Park.

BBC presenter Zeb Soanes launches children’s books series inspired by his close-up encounter with an Islington fox

In news that will surprise no one, London’s two worst affected roads for moped crime are in... Islington.

Anita Grant was ‘horrified’ when BBC research claimed Islington was the worst place for women in the UK. She tells the Gazette what she and her new group, Islington for Women, is doing about it.

It’s been a busy seven days for Arsenal and reporter Layth Yousif. Read on for his review of one of the better weeks of Arsenal’s season.

Current and former football stars attending the event at Battersea Park which raises funds for the charity Willow - founded by Bob Wilson and his wife Megs

Ahead of his Jewish Book Week talk former foreign correspondent Martin Bell tells Bridget Galton why we are witnessing the death of news

The event is raising awareness and funds for Solace Women’s Aid, a charity that seeks to put an end to domestic and sexual violence

Spurs, Arsenal, West Ham United and Queens Park Rangers received nomination in the seven different categories

Terrorist Darren Osborne has been found guilty of murder after carrying out the Finsbury Park terror attack.

Last weekend, Brian Heywood opened the Brickworks community centre next to Ilex House in the Holly Park Estate. He, and late wife Marie, are impeccable examples of people who give to their community. Brian chatted to the Gazette.

On February 2-3 . the annual festival returns, showcasing the best in dance this year

A visit from Arsenal Women’s skipper Alex Scott and BBC presenter Gabby Logan to Ashmount Primary School saw students making their screen debuts.

The Queen this afternoon made her first ever visit to St Mary’s Church in Upper Street.

The Queen is coming to Islington a week today.

An average fan would spend £1,458.10 supporting Arsenal this season, according to the latest BBC Price of Football survey.

The Retreat stars Samuel Anderson, Adam Deacon and Jasmine Akram and runs until December 2

The woman who had her laptop stolen by a moped rider while sitting in an Archway cafe has spoken of her shock, saying she had already moved seats because she was worried about thieves.

The family of Jane Harrison say they are “devastated” her killer will be released from jail after only six years – despite never revealing what he did with her body.

The British Library is looking back through the archives with a new exhibition tracing the evolution of sound technology and the influence it has had on our lives

Rae Morris performs at Islington Assembly Hall on Thursday (September 28)

Darren Chetty is on a panel at Archway With Words with writers Kieran Yates and Wei Ming Kam

His new album Gary Williams at the Movies is a combination of classics

The growing list of people opposing the installation of a trampoline park at the Sobell Leisure Centre now includes Islington councillors, Jeremy Corbyn, the granddaughter of Sir Michael Sobell and even trampolinists.

In a weekly feature, we profile a fascinating company doing business here in Islington. This week, we visit Criterion auctioneers, which has been selling collectables in Essex Road for 28 years.

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