Inner London's only community cricket ground is to get a new pavilion thanks to a £150,000 charity grant.

Plans have been unveiled for a new cycle route linking Finsbury Park to Highbury Fields.

A decline in people using Islington's leisure centres over the last year has been put down to the summer heatwave and the devastating fire at Highbury Pool.

Stoke Newington's only Grade I listed church could be forced to close after 170 years unless £30,000 can be raised to pay for urgent electrical works.

This pair are wanted by transport police over a vicious assault on a Tube train near Finsbury Park that saw a man bottled.

"That's when I was asked to take Osho out on the lake. For me it was a very special honour. We actually created a second lake by building a dam. From a dry, arid desert the place became an oasis."

A "reckless" moped thief has been jailed for nine years over a series of knifepoint robberies carried out in central London.

A prolific moped robber from Islington who went on a week-long phone-snatching spree has been jailed for more than three years.

A man who created a drug and firearms factory in his Caledonian Road flat has been jailed for six years.

An experiment testing the accessibility of public transport in London has found commutes take almost 50 per cent longer for wheelchair users.

A former cafe owner and hairdresser has proved you're never too old to learn after qualifying as a mental health nurse at the age of 66.

An Islington academy is planning to cut its school day by 50 minutes because of crippling government funding cuts and a "crisis in teacher recruitment".

Sainsbury's has had its bid to open a store in the old Highbury Vale Police Station building rejected for a fourth time.

Finsbury Park station and surrounding roads were closed for an hour this evening due to an abandoned vehicle in Station Place.

Old Street roundabout as you know it will be no more from Bank Holiday Monday, when two-way traffic is introduced ahead of the huge project to pedestrianise the lethal junction.

Plans have been submitted to convert the old Crouch Hill station ticket hall into a cafe and build new offices and homes.

Elderly people living in a mental health residential home could suffer when the management of the service changes hands, a report states.

Islington Council has scrapped plans to seek an injunction over begging and anti-social behaviour under the Stroud Green Road bridge, the Gazette can reveal.

Amazon's community arm has donated £2,000 to a family support charity to help pay for a volunteer.

Controversial plans to convert the old Archway Methodist Hall into an office block have been rejected by Islington Council planners.

A 52-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found in a wheelie bin near the back of the Holloway Road Waitrose.

A man's body has been found in a wheelie bin near the back of the Holloway Road Waitrose, police have said.

A witness to a huge brawl between armed teenagers in an Archway street says she thought someone was going to be killed.

In the next few months people will start moving into the luxury new flats at the £400million Islington Square development - paying north of £700,000 for a one-bed. John Tythe and his mates at the London Test Section (LTS) used to sleep there free of charge.

The driver of a car full of cannabis and huge knives led police on a chase along Hornsey Road before crashing their car last night.

Hackney Council will formally object to TfL's plans for a new pedestrianised public space in the middle of Old Street roundabout.

Marks and Spencer has taken Islington Council to court for deciding it could not sell alcohol before 9am at its new Archway store.

It might not sound appetising, but you're going to want to get your chops around a flam.

The benefits reading can have on mental health were highlighted at an NHS event to mark World Book Night.

A Barnsbury man has been jailed after lying about being ill and claiming almost £20,000 in fraudulent travel insurance payouts.

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