A sixth man has been charged with the murder of Imani Allaway-Muir in Islington.

Islington Council has warned the government must “step up” in the production of decarbonised electricity, so the borough can meet its goal of net zero carbon by 2030, to help avert a climate catastrophe.

Islington Council has adopted a new, five-year youth safety strategy to help stop fear of crime and violence being part of every day life for hundreds of children.

A 300-year old school, where Oliver Twist author Charles Dickens used to read his work “for a penny” fee, might close at the end of the academic year, following an exodus of pupils.

Tier 2 coronavirus restrictions would have been the final death knell for a Holloway pub, had it not been for the generosity of its punters who have raised nearly £15,000 to ensure its survival.

Islington Council is rolling out six more school streets by the end of the year, meaning streets outside will be closed during pick-up and drop-off times in term time.

England will be carved into three tiers of coronavirus restrictions when lockdown ends on December 2, and this morning Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced that Islington – along with the rest of London – will revert to being in the Tier 2 band.

Islington’s second coronavirus testing site has opened today in Finsbury Leisure Centre, after calls from Islington Council to make it easier for local people to get tests.

The Mayor of London is ploughing millions of pounds more into Peabody’s landmark housing scheme on the former Holloway Prison site to ensure that 70 per cent of the affordable homes there will be for social rent.

A Buddhist charity in the Cally “put its students at risk of harm” according to the charity regulator, because its trustees “failed to recognise or sought to downplay” the seriousness of mental, physical and sexual abuse allegations against its famous spiritual leader.

A property tycoon described as a “notorious rogue landlord” at an Islington Council planning meeting has denied the allegation.

A man who killed a stranger he met on a night out in Shoreditch, who had tried to as a ‘peacemaker’ to break up a fight, has been found guilty of murder.

Islington Council has announced that its sixth “people-friendly streets” neighbourhood will launch in Highbury West and Highbury Fields by the end of the year.

A top barrister has stepped in to help save six 50-year-old trees at Highbury Corner from being chopped down by Islingon Council, to make way for private flats.

The revamped front counter at Islington Police Station is re-opening to the public at the end of the month.

Islington Council is leading a £1.6million project which it says will “create new opportunities and improve facilities” in the Cally, and could see the introduction of more ‘people-friendly streets’.

Climate activists are making a last ditch bid to save the trees at Highbury Corner tomorrow, after Islington Council won the right to evict them from the site.

Islington Council has rubber stamped an application to install superfast 5G antennas on top of Widnes House.

Islington Council is taking High Court action this afternoon against climate activists who have claimed squatters’ rights to save the trees at Highbury Corner, to try to evict them.

Police are appealing to the driver of a Toyota Prius to come forward, after a man was left with life-threatening injuries by robbers who stole his Rolex watch and wallet.

A vegan butcher has launched in Upper Street, and is selling meat-free alternatives to traditional butcher products like pulled-pork, burgers, meatballs - and even the components of a full English breakfast, with meat- and dairy-free remakes of bacon, scrambled eggs, black pudding, and sausage.

Remembrance Sunday was marked at the weekend in Islington with a series of small socially-distanced ceremonies, to commemorate those who lost their lives in two world wars and more than 70 other conflicts.

Islington’s former ceremonial mayor Rakhia Ismail has defected from Labour to the Tories, and is now supporting their London mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey.

Terrified vetinary staff were trapped inside the Harmsworth Animal Hospital on Guy Fawkes night, as it came under attack by a gang of youths who lobbed fireworks at the building.

Although hospital admissions due to coronavirus remain low in Islington, the borough has seen a “30-fold increase” in infections since the summer and health chiefs expect admissions to rise.

A concierge “always willing to go the extra mile” and a caretaker who “goes above and beyond” have been presented awards by Islington Council.

Two Labour councillors have taken on new roles on Islington Council’s executive.

Traders in Islington have expressed concern about the new Covid-19 lockdown, and some fear it could signal the final death knell for their businesses.

Vittoria Primary School pupils have collected food worth £150 for the Copenhagen Street Foodbank.

Police officers seized a loaded gun, an 11-inch machete and drugs as they arrested 46 suspects in Hackney, Islington and across central London in a four-day crackdown.

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