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Yesterday, 15:51

This is the moment an Islington woman cut the cake at her 100th birthday party.

Yesterday, 12:23

Chapel Market store owners claim traffic enforcement cameras installed six months ago are just a council "cash cow" because the town hall hasn't delivered on its promises.

Yesterday, 08:58

The Museum of Homelessness (MOH) has won funding for an 18-month creative residency and heritage project in Islington to "offer communities inspiration at a time of sharp crisis and oppression".

Thu, 16:55

The Ben Kinsella Trust won its first award in recognition of it's innovative work to stop knife crime last night.

Thu, 10:34

Repair works on the fire-ravaged Highbury Leisure Centre should finish early next year, after planning approval and a contractor were secured.

Wed, 13:16

The town hall will spend £1million on create the borough's first "liveable neighbourhood" - and wants to replicate the project all over Islington in the coming years.

Wed, 13:04

The Gospel Oak to Barking line reopened today (February 19), nearly a month after a freight train derailed and damaged the track.

Wed, 11:07

Plans for a low carbon smart energy grid that could deliver heat and power to an estimated 33,000 residents and 70 businesses in Islington were announced on February 18.

Wed, 09:58

Emily Thornberry has thanked those who supported her campaign after failing to scrape through to the next stage of the Labour leadership contest.

Sport

Yesterday, 15:04

Bernd Leno says Arsenal are determined to go all the way in the Europe League and put the demons of last year's final behind them after they secured an important 1-0 win over Olympiacos in the first-leg of their last-32 tie.

Yesterday, 13:59

Shkodran Mustafi has refused to rule out remaining at Arsenal beyond the end of the season after rebuilding his relationship with the club's fanbase following his recent resurgence.

Yesterday, 13:15

In an exlcusive interview with the Islington Gazette, Arsenal legend Bob Wilson revealed he has been telling people to keep an eye on Bukayo Saka for a number of years and is excited to see if the Gunners youngster can fulfil his potential.

Yesterday, 11:09

Arsenal have confirmed Beth Mead has suffered an MCL injury and is expected to be back for selection later on in the season.

Yesterday, 09:07

Mikel Arteta saw his Arsenal side keep another clean sheet as they secured Europa League victory at Olympiacos before revealing he has told his players to embrace the art of defending.

Yesterday, 09:00

London Pulse begin the new Superleague campaign with a trip to Arena Birmingham to face Strathclyde Sirens on Saturday.

Yesterday, 06:30

ASICS London 10K has launched a brand new running initiative for children called the Weetabix Protein Youth Challenge.

Thu, 14:16

Adam Finch reeled off a majestic 149 outshot to steer Doyles to an 8-7 win at fierce rivals N19 in the Archway League.

Thu, 14:00

Finsbury Park head coach Gareth Chapman has called the season a 'learning curve' with promotion now looking out of reach as they head into a clash with Hitchin.

Entertainment

Yesterday, 11:45

The Crouch End comic lays bare her dysfunctional childhood and relationship with her mum in her first ever stand up show

Bridget Galton and family enjoyed a warm October break in a beautiful villa on the Italian island which has great food and culture

Growing up the daughter of New Labour spin doctor Alistair Campbell was a childhood like few others but the irrepressible comic is mining it for all its crazy humour

Belsize Park comic David Mitchell makes an affable Bard with writer's block and a pressing need for a hit in Ben Elton's sublimely silly Jacobean romp

All Points East festival has announced The Kooks and The Wombats are both performing in Victoria Park on May 30.

Tom Stoppard's possibly final play about a Jewish family living through troubled times in early 20th Century Vienna has a cumulative power that leaves you awed and tearful

A debut record of striking lyrical clarity and musical poise.

Al Blyth makes an assured thought-provoking debut about privacy versus security and the perils of surveillance culture

A timely return for Mike Bartlett's incisive, stirring Brexit play which examines faultlines of class and town versus country through one woman's nostalgia for a garden

The faces of comedy greats including Richard Pryor and Victoria Wood have been spray painted on the side of an Islington pub.

A timely play about privacy and AI raises interesting questions but is too short to realise its potential

Groove Armada, Fun Lovin' Criminals, Reginald D Hunter and Irvine Welsh are among the vibrant eccentric performers at the one-day family friendly summer festival

Bookniks sees authors including Andy Stanton, Kate Pankhurst and Helen Peters take part in interactive talks and workshops on the theme of the Environment

South London girls find the blues and shake them loose in this stirring, haunting return.

Stu McLoughlin of Living Spit Theatre explains how their 'hysterical historical' show sees him play all six of the Tudor monarch's wives while strumming a guitar

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