Talk about a Pyrrhic victory.

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.

I’m delighted that all four of Islington’s biggest political parties will be attending our hustings event at St Mary’s Church later this month.

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

Kate and William are coming to visit Islington’s St Luke’s Community Centre tomorrow.

Families of Islington knife crime victims gathered at St Mary’s Church last night to say: “This has to stop.”

The mum of Jonathon “JJ” McPhillips is holding a candlelit vigil on Wednesday to mark one year since he was stabbed to death in Upper Street.

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

The Queen is set to visit St Mary’s Church in Upper Street on Wednesday next week.

The Queen is coming to Islington a week today.

People who have lived on an Islington estate their whole life have been told they may be forced out of their homes.


Fostering older teenagers means giving them the skills for life as an adult. Here, a supportive lodgings carer with Islington Council and young adult who has left care share their stories

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