The taxpayer must cough up £56,000 after Islington Council was fined for a “data disaster” in which 89,000 people’s personal details were freely available on its parking appeals website.
It felt like something big was happening at the Sobell Leisure Centre last night, where there was a shock – but not the one some might have predicted.
Green and Lib Dem candidates are no threat to Labour in Islington – despite warning signs the party’s stance on Brexit could damage it locally, a senior party source has insisted.
Terry Stacy tonight stood down as Liberal Democrat candidate for Islington South and Finsbury.
Islington South and Finsbury MP Emily Thornberry has rubbished the Liberal Democrats’ approach to Brexit after a rival candidate claimed her majority would “crumble before her eyes”.
The Liberal Democrat candidate for Islington South and Finsbury this afternoon said Emily Thornberry’s Labour majority will “crumble before her eyes” in June’s general election.
I want to congratulate the Gazette for its great coverage of the fight by the users of the Sotheby Mews Day Centre against its closure by the council, writes Terry Stacy, Islington Liberal Democrats.
Former council leader Terry Stacy is a loud Lib Dem activist, but also does a tonne of community work. The Gazette hears about his fascinating past.
London was engulfed in a haze of air pollution last week, writes Will McCallum, Newington Green.
Islington Council has made yet another data gaffe – by leaking personal information of 559 ex-employees to its own former leader.
Homeless people at an LGBT charity were “blown away” after Lady Gaga made lunch on a surprise visit.
Sainsbury’s has angered campaigners by making a fresh bid to open a second shop in Blackstock Road.
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