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Hot May Pot Pot is putting on a special three-course detox menu this month, and it includes China's take on fondue.

"How do they make watermelon look like tuna?" my son pondered as we sat in Wagamama's new Old Street branch, waiting for the new vegan dish to be served up.

Cops have carried out 11 dawn raids on 11 homes across London and Kent as part of an operation to tackle the supply of drugs in London's West End.

The Finsbury Park Death Café might be forced to close if its founders can't secure a new free venue.

If you're looking for classic French fare cooked to stunning perfection, look no further than Petit Pois Bistro.

A waste management company has pulled out, at the last minute, of a £17.8million contract to process recycling - despite signing up to the deal five months ago.

Climate campaigners have called for a halt to plans to build an incinerator to burn all of north London's waste, after the cost figures quoted by the waste authority skyrocketed - almost doubling from £650m to £1.2bn.

A community centre is trying to raise £2,000 to host festive parties for people who might otherwise spend Christmas alone.

Writer Caitlin Davies had forgotten about the baths where she swam as a young girl. That is until she went past it on the 91 bus and saw its iconic neon sign. Here, she recounts the history of the famous venue where some of the Victorian era's most famous swimmers performed

Climate campaigners trying to thwart plans to build a £650m incinerator to burn all of north London's waste have failed in their High Court appeal against the plans.

The first trial for LSD manufacture was held 50 years ago, after a small pharmacy in New North Road was raided by the police. Christy Lawrance, the former editor of the Journal of the Islington Archaeology and History Society, follows the case

Women from Islington who are working at the forefront to prevent and tackle online extremism and gang violence have been awarded for their efforts.

A learning assistant at a pupil referral unit (PRU) has been crowned the most outstanding in the whole of the UK for going above and beyond the call of duty to help some of Islington's most troubled teenagers.

Parents of a toddler diagnosed with an aggressive childhood cancer are crowd funding to raise money for her treatment, and have already hit the £30,000 mark.

The council's transport and environment chief Claudia Webbe has been selected to contest the Labour safe seat of Leicester East in the general election.

Police raided a flat in Upper Holloway and arrested a man who had 800 postage stamps stuffed into the pocket of his jeans, this week 60 years ago.

Youngsters from Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School took part in the Lord Mayor's Show parade through central London on Saturday.

Students from City University have come up with "game-changing" business ideas to help make Islington carbon neutral by 2030 - and some of them are now putting them into action.

The charity British Wireless for the Blind Fund (BWBF) is looking for 'radio supporter' volunteers to give a lifeline to the outside world to blind people by visiting them in their homes and supporting them to use new radios.

If you're taking your tween and her mates for a birthday celebration manicure - as befits the craze amongst generation Z - you'll be hard pressed to find any salon more on trend than London Grace.

"This isn't really Hawaii," the blurb on Mor and Vahine's surf camp website warns potential guests.

When he first settled in London, Taewoo Kim spent five years working in Japanese restaurants like Gilgamesh and Sake no Hana before launching his own venture celebrating his Korean heritage.

Camping holidays don't have to be hard work, as Emma Bartholomew finds at a family surf camp in the north of Portugal.

Recycling rates at one of the North London Waste Authority's two plants are amongst the worst in the country - meaning a fifth of the waste sent there is burnt rather than recycled.

Laura Bessell would never have considered running a half marathon until she became the treasurer of Women and Children First a year ago.

Some of the best samba teachers in the world are coming together this weekend to teach the Brazilian dance at a three-day celebration in Munich.

I've been marvelling at the impressive architectural feat that is The Stratford ever since walking past last summer.

It's 50 years since the Peter Bedford Housing Association was founded off the back of a project set up by a Pentonville Prison officer to boost ex-offenders' self-worth. Emma Bartholomew speaks to an original tenant who remembers the pioneering, supportive communities established as a result

Campaigners are fighting to block what will be one of the biggest incinerators in Europe from being built in north London. They tell Emma Bartholomew it will lock us into decades of low recycling rates, air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions

Whether you're a French national or an out-and-out Francophile, Bastille Day is the perfect excuse to celebrate all things Gallic.

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