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Yesterday, 18:32

Police were called to reports of “someone having a liquid thrown in their face” outside Angel Station – but it’s now believed to be “non-noxious”.

Yesterday, 17:10

A housing association was blasted for “ignoring people suffering on the Barnsbury Estate” – after it hastily “sacked” the management organisation that has looked after it for 20 years.

Yesterday, 15:40

A music teacher has launched a crowdfunding campaign to take music lessons to children in poorer areas on a double-decker bus.

Yesterday, 15:31

Young Labour supporters in Islington are launching a new group for 2019 which plans to tackle political issues and get more young people involved in politics.

Yesterday, 11:23

There were 100 “excess” deaths in Islington last winter, according to new Office for National Statistics (ONS) data.

Yesterday, 10:52

Islington’s sole opposition councillor urged her Labour colleagues to back second referendum on the terms of the Brexit deal on Thursday – but the council chief mocked her town hall protest and won support for an election-first amendment.

Thu, 16:12

While the political world laps up the Brexit soap opera, a damaging yet entirely predictable announcement on council funding cuts has been slipped out by the government.

Thu, 16:07

Any mystery surrounding the death of community stalwart Bobby Martin was cleared up today as a coroner ruled he died of natural causes.

Thu, 10:58

Plans have finally been submitted to demolish the historic Archway Methodist Hall and rebuild it – but promised arts space has vanished from the designs.

Sport

Yesterday, 10:00

Finsbury Park head coach Gareth Chapman is hoping to finish 2018 on a high as they look to pick up another victory in their final fixture before the Christmas break, writes Jacob Ranson.

Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny made an emotional return to first team action after seven months out with a ruptured achilles.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been speaking after his team beat FK Qarabag 1-0 in the Europa League at the Emirates on Wednesday evening.

Arsenal hosted FK Qaragbag at the Emirates in the Europa League on Thursday evening. Read on for Layth Yousif’s match report.

Arsenal hosted FK Qaragbag at the Emirates in the Europa League on Thursday evening. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS

Thu, 15:38

Arsenal host FK Qarabag at the Emirates in the Europa League on Thursday evening. Read on for Layth Yousif’s match preview.

Thu, 15:00

Cumberland Netball Club dug deep to claim a 65-61 win over Birmingham club Linden in their latest Premier League outing at the weekend.

Thu, 13:00

The latest boxing news from Islington

Thu, 12:43

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been speaking ahead of his side’s Europa League clash with FK Qarabag at the Emirates on Thursday evening. Read on for the transcript of what he said.

Entertainment

Yesterday, 16:28

Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...

Next time you’re on a bus trundling along Essex Road, don’t be surprised to find a huddle of people gathered at the window of the Tintype Gallery.

Does anyone need another Neil Young live album? Well, yes as it happens…

Set in 1988, Dandelion tells the story of two LGBTQ people and their struggle to adapt to an uncertain new world. It opens at King’s Head Theatre this weekend.

The folks at Brewhouse & Kitchen have every reason to raise a beer in celebration after the company achieved two high-profile successes in the same week.

A new cocktail bar offering great drinks alongside modern Irish hospitality opened last week on the site of the former London Cocktail Club.

An art exhibition featuring work by children aged four to 16 is currently underway at the Islington Arts Factory on Parkhurst Road.

The Ham&High columnist reminds us of our deep rooted connection to trees as he writs about Poplar’s missing poplars

CBeebies twins Dr Chris and Dr Xand rally gross out humour, self experimentation and interactive fun to teach children about the human body

Research from the MS Society has shown that 60 per cent of people who live with multiple sclerosis feel lonely – that’s 12 times the national average.

Customers rave about these family-friendly luxury cottages in the gorgeous Devon countryside complete with indoor and outdoor pools, tennis court and play area

Iconic 80s album artwork for Eurythmics, Bryan Ferry and Tina Turner goes on show at a Clerkenwell Gallery

A housing association based in Islington has curated an art show allowing their creative residents to exhibit work alongside a clutch of professional artists.

A riotous, innuendo-laden reworking of the classic fairytale will have you laughing out loud.

While the big guy in red makes his list and checks it twice, check out a selection of the finest festive events coming your way.

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