These are the first confirmed pictures of what the radical Highbury Corner overhaul will look like – with work to begin this summer.

Parents could be banned from driving and parking outside schools when they pick up and drop off their kids.

“Something weird” is delaying the Highbury Corner overhaul.

Islington Council will not back away from its quest to build council homes on the Sotheby Mews Day Centre site.

Theresa May’s government “hates” Islington, council leader Richard Watts said last night.

Sotheby Mews day centre is a lifeline for its users. That much has become clear during the course of the year-long campaign those people have fought with admirable energy and passion.

Islington Council this afternoon delayed the closure of Sotheby Mews Day Centre by 12 months – giving campaigners hope they can stop the shutdown for good.

Islington Council this week pledged to deal with a damp-ridden estate once and for all.

Caroline Russell beat her nearest challenger by just eight votes in the 2014 council election, but it was enough to win her Islington’s only non-Labour seat. So the sight of Jeremy Corbyn canvassing for the ruling party on Sunday was almost too much to stomach for some of her supporters. The Gazette asks: fair game or one-party state?

Cyclists are complaining about the “rip off” £104 cost to rent a bike hangar in Islington – because it’s more than some car parking permits.

Labour rebels accused colleagues of abandoning the party’s traditional supporters on Islington’s council estates, after they pushed through a £6 a week rent increase.

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.

As a resident close to the development, writes James Grierson, Islington, full address supplied, I can say that the regeneration of King’s Cross has been a fantastic thing (“King’s Cross is now ‘vital piece’ of London economy after regeneration, concludes study paid for by developers”, Gazette, December 12).

This council administration is committed to making Islington a fairer place for all, writes Cllr Claudia Webbe, environment and transport boss, Islington Council.

Meg Howarth is a relentless Islington campaigner and prolific Gazette letter writer. It got us thinking – who is she?

Absolutely no end was served by the re-wording of Cllr Caroline Russell’s motion to full council last week.

Cyclists deliberately put their lives on the line this morning to raise awareness of Islington’s “horrible” infrastructure for bikes.

Islington’s transport boss has been criticised for removing a pledge to cut deaths on the borough’s roads from the wording of a council motion.

A 2,303-strong petition against the closure of Sotheby Mews Day Centre was presented to Islington Council last night.

Cycling activists held a second “die-in” in the space of two months last night, bringing Upper Street to a standstill as they lay in the middle of the road for five minutes.

Islington councillors have been summoned to an emergency budget meeting to discuss making a fresh round of cuts, the Gazette can reveal.

Islington Lib Dems were a major player for so long. Then they disappeared. Alain Desmier has the huge task of regenerating the party before next year’s local elections. He tells the Gazette: “We have stopped feeling sorry for ourselves.”

With regard to the rejection of the appeal in the planning application for a Sainsbury’s Local in Blackstock Road (“Sainsbury’s sent packing as Blackstock Road store appeal is rejected”, Gazette) we see a small step in the right direction, writes Mike Crowson, Islington Green Party.

Two young squirrels, stunned after a tumble, provided the week’s excitement, writes Will McCallum, Newington Green.

Arsenal will foot the bill for cleaning up Highbury Fields after last week’s Cologne match that saw thousands of fans unexpectedly descend on the park.

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