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Anti-suicide measures at the Archway Bridge have been approved in a move that should bring an end to a 15-year campaign.

A “happy-go-lucky teenager” who attended Islington Arts and Media school fell from her fourth-storey bedroom window and died in a horrific accident, a coroner today ruled.

A breast cancer survivor who turned serial fundraiser upon her recovery will shave her head live on stage midway through a concert for the Whittington Hospital’s Macmillan nurses.

Contractor Ryhurst is suing the Whittington Hospital over its decision to abandon a controversial regeneration deal.

“My health is my life and I treasure that to the fullest now,” says Akua Kezia, an Upper Holloway resident and author of The Transplant Girl.

A 61-year-old carer died of a brain haemorrhage 24 hours after being attacked while at work, a post-mortem has found.

Camden and Islington’s mental health trust is consulting on plans to pool its inpatient beds at a new site at the Whittington Hospital.

The Whittington Hospital today confirmed it will abandon a regeneration agreement made with Ryhurst, whose parent company Rydon worked on Grenfell Tower before last June’s fire.

Islington’s courts were being filled with cases of lazy people “borrowing” cars without the owner’s consent.

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

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.

Dirty dogs were set to be outlawed in Islington’s parks.

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

The town hall has reduced parking charges outside a row of restaurants in Highgate Hill after widespread outrage about the charges – but traders still say it’s a “p***take”.

Arsene Wenger takes charge of his final home game on Sunday. He leaves having changed Arsenal, and Islington, for the better. The Gazette looked through the late ‘90s archives to assess how he set about that change.

The Whittington Hospital was struggling to cope with a baby boom.

Women working at the Whittington Hospital in Archway are earning an average 10.6 per cent less per hour than men, new figures have revealed.

New figures have highlighted the intense pressure the Whittington Hospital estate was under during winter.

A 42-year-old Archway man has denied trying to murder Darren Harrison, who was repeatedly stabbed in his Upper Holloway home last month.

We are a group of Islington council workers and residents calling on Islington Council to immediately freeze any new investments in fossil fuels, write 25 Islington Council workers and nine members of the public in an open letter to the chair and deputy chairman of the Islington pension fund sub-committee.

Protesters packed Islington town hall last night to fight the Whittington Hospital’s contract with Ryhurst, owned by Grenfell Tower-linked Rydon.

Dr Al-Any had been suspended at two previous tribunals, before being struck off on Friday January 5.

The man stabbed to death at a house party in Old Street on New Year’s Day has been named by police as Steve Frank Narvaez-Jara.

It’s two years this month since Layth Yousif and many others lost a wonderful friend and huge Arsenal fan Dawn John. Read his tribute to her from December 2015 days after she sadly passed away.

Council chiefs ignored campaigners’ pleas and decided to shut a care home after finding residents there hadn’t been bathed in months.

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