Finsbury Park Mosque has teamed up with a humanitarian charity and will hand out 100 free meals to workers at the Whittington Hospital on Tuesday.

Incoming Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has appointed Emily Thornberry as shadow international trade secretary.

There are now 248 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Islington.

Emily Thornberry has called on the government to investigate whether the death of two support workers at Pentonville is connected to an alleged outbreak of Covid-19 at the prison.

Two workers at Pentonville prison have died after contracting Covid-19, the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) said.

Islington and Camden’s top cop warns there’s been an “increase of businesses being broken into” during the Covid-19 lockdown.

An emergency hotel to accommodate rough sleepers affected by the Covid-19 pandemic could open in King’s Cross on Monday.

Islington Council has closed all street markets in the borough until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic.

There are 188 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Islington as of 9am on Thursday, according to Public Health England (PHE).

A landlord is offering NHS workers fighting the Covid-19 pandemic a rent-free stay in his Finsbury Park flats, if they need it.

Police arrested five people on Wednesday morning in relation to a drug line run from Hackney to Norwich.

A police chased ended with a car crashing in Newington Green on Wednesday.

“They bombed us and 35 of my comrades were killed – it was a very difficult time,” said Diana Nammi.

Colin Webster, 75, was taken to Barnet Hospital after he awoke struggling to breath on Tuesday last week, and he died on Saturday.

A woman left infertile after Whittington Health NHS Trust failed to spot her cervical cancer can now recover the cost of commercial surrogacy treatment abroad.

There are 161 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Islington as of 9am on Tuesday, according to Public Health England (PHE).

Twenty patients have died at the Whittington Hospital after testing positive for coronavirus.

Nineteen inmates have tested positive for coronavirus at Pentonville prison, the Gazette understands.

There are 152 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Islington as of 9am on Monday, according to Public Health England.

Emily Thornberry says an outbreak of coronavirus at Pentonville would be disastrous due to “terrible overcrowding and woeful hygiene” at the dilapidated Victorian prison.

Islington Council will use £4million of new government funding to help people in the borough who are struggling financially during the coronavirus pandemic.

The Whittington Hospital has temporarily closed its children’s inpatient ward and suspended home birth services.

A leading domestic abuse charity has launched an emergency appeal so it can sustain vital services during the coronavirus lockdown.

There are 141 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Islington as of 9am on Sunday, according to Public Health England.

We have complied a list of agencies helping people during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, which we’ll be updating regularly.

Pen pals from all over the world are sending love notes to elderly people on lockdown in a Cally care home.

Islington Giving launched a crisis fund on Wednesday to help the most vulnerable people in the borough during the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

A disgusting spate of incidents has seen people deliberately coughing on others in Islington during the coronavirus pandemic.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19).

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