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Neighbours of the £400million Islington Square development dubbed the "new Covent Garden" are not happy about the prospect of open-air events taking place yards from their homes.

A 19-year-old is in hospital after he was knocked off his moped by a car being chased by police in Canonbury.

A barista training academy hopes to cut unemployment in Kings Cross by opening a new training centre in the area.

Barnsbury Community Centre is hosting a free summer holiday youth programme to teach kids life skills - and its founder has seen attendance double in just a couple of weeks.

Homerton drill rapper Unknown T has appeared in court charged with murdering Steven Narvaez-Jara at a New Year's party in Old Street.

"Everything made in-house with ingredients sourced from Italy" - eight words everyone longs to hear. And Latteria, a welcome new addition to Essex Road, is tricolore through and through.

Primary school pupils across Islington were taught about knife crime, victim support and stranger danger as part of a safety scheme led by local police.

Extinction Rebellion's Rebel Street Party took Islington by storm - with protesters staging a "death sleep" outside the Shell garage in Upper Street.

Killer toasties and cheesecake - what's not to love about brunch at Morty & Bob's?

The best charity shop in the country is officially in Holloway Road.

An Archway charity shop had its window smashed hours after unveiling a Pride-themed display.

Cllr Claudia Webbe has told the Gazette she expects "no major opposition" to proposals to block off the Old Street corridor to through traffic.

A charity that asks professionals to donate an hour of their time to help disadvantaged youngsters has been nominated for a top award.

Islington's puppet theatre has been given a boost after a state-of-the-art sound desk was donated by a top music industry body.

A residential detox centre in Islington providing support for those with drug and alcohol problems has closed, citing lack of funds.

With Ramadan over, worshippers at Finsbury Park Mosque have spoken of the financial toll the season can take on Muslim families.

A youth charity in Islington is repurposing a Land Rover into an off-roader for its 10th project aimed at teaching young people practical skills and building their confidence.

Children from 10 Islington primary schools protested against climate change outside Islington town hall before marching to Highbury Fields on Friday.

More than 500 members of the Turkish community came together on Newington Green on Sunday to commemorate 100 years since the start of the war of independence.

Neighbours of Highbury Fields are furious at the mess left by the crowds who descend on the park every time the sun shines.

Visitors to St Luke's Community Centre this weekend met tree frogs, snakes, chinchillas - and chickens.

A charity offering one-to-one sessions for children struggling with maths is set to launch at a Holloway primary school later this year.

The Institute of Physics launched its Accelerator Centre last week equipped with some eye-catching technology - Li-Fi (Wi-Fi by light).

An aptly-named young artist from a Holloway primary school has won an award for his drawing urging people to eat their vegetables.

Islington's health services have defended their gender pay gaps showing male staff earning more than women.

Children's shop Molly Meg, which went from selling vintage children's chairs online to its shop in Islington, is set to celebrate its 10th anniversary this month.

History buff John Leo Waters runs the Archway Revisited Facebook group, where people share their memories of the area. Here he recounts Mr Van Hooydonk's journey from Brussels to Islington, Hampstead and Highgate at the turn of the last century.

More than 29,000 people in Islington have signed a Brexit petition calling for Britain to revoke Article 50 and remain in the European Union (EU).

The chair of Finsbury Park Mosque was in a "resilient and reflective" mood after speaking at the inter-faith vigil for the Christchurch terror attack on Friday evening, calling on the government to "wake up and see Islamophobia as it is, and actually tackle it".

Old Street and Clerkenwell Road will be shut to through traffic if ambitious new plans to make the area safer for cyclists and pedestrians go ahead.

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