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Yesterday, 18:42

The "hostile environment" is still alive for an army veteran of the Windrush generation struggling to survive on £59 a month while awaiting Home Office compensation.

Yesterday, 14:00

A woman who survived an arson attack aged eight has told how her starring role in a new film has changed her life.

Yesterday, 10:27

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.

Yesterday, 10:00

The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for torrential rain and thunderstorms across London.

Yesterday, 08:55

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.

Mon, 18:07

Police are investigating after a "pool of blood" was found on the pavement in Holloway this afternoon.

Mon, 14:06

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.

Mon, 13:28

A horticulturist is calling on artists to help beautify a community garden near Highbury Corner to compensate for trees being felled for a housing development.

Sunday, June 16, 2019

A teenager was slashed across the face during a fracas in Tufnell Park this afternoon - but his condition is "not life-threatening".

Sport

Yesterday, 17:00

Luke Hollman struck 158 not out before Ethan Bamber claimed 5-40 to help North Middlesex triumph over champions Richmond by 200 runs

Yesterday, 16:05

North London were handed a defeat when they travelled to Indian Gymkhana on Saturday.

Yesterday, 12:26

Arsenal Women have 10 players representing five different nations at this summer's Women's World Cup in France, but how did they get on in the all-important matchday two group stage games?

Yesterday, 11:00

Syed Muazam Ali's team struggled to show their best form against Hornsey at Tivoli Road on Saturday

Mon, 19:29

Centuries for Paul Stirling and Sam Robson put Middlesex firmly in charge after two days of their County Championship clash with Glamorgan at Radlett.

Mon, 13:49

Arsenal have announced that Freddie Ljungberg will become assistant first-team coach, replacing Steve Bould who is set to become under-23 boss as part of a coaching restructure to help bring young players into senior football.

Mon, 12:03

Arsenal have been linked with a move for Dynamo Dresden goalkeeper Markus Schubert. Islington Gazette Arsenal reporter Dan Mountney spoke to Daniel Pinder, editor-in-chief for Get German Football, to find out more about the 21-year-old.

Mon, 11:00

Arsenal's Vivianne Miedema created history as she became the Netherlands top scorer of all time at the weekend.

Mon, 07:58

Middlesex opener Sam Robson demonstrated his penchant for batting at Radlett again as he hit his highest first-class score of the season against Glamorgan on Sunday.

Entertainment

Mon, 16:04

At first, you don't actually notice. Here is a portrait of a young man: he's 18, maybe 19-years-old. It's a simple yet striking photo, where the subject - dressed in a black t-shirt with cropped, dark hair - stares back at a lens through brown eyes. There is a tinge of sadness to it, nothing more than that, but then you see his left arm.

Staff at Union Chapel have begun trawling through an array of archive material dating back to the building's 19th century origins, also featuring plenty of signed posters, scribbled notes and ticket stubs from concerts which took place in the years since 1992.

Far more than a green polemic, this Frankenstein of a play is a glorious absurdist blend of stand-up, drama, dance/disco radio and mime.

Sheku Kanneh-Mason comes to Prior Weston Primary School this Friday (June 14) as he seeks to inspire the next generation of classical musicians.

This weekend's Elixir Extracts Festival is a celebration of lifelong creativity taking place at Sadler's Wells: the theatre on Rosebery Avenue devoted to dance in all its forms.

Next month, Head Held High will run a free comedy programme for young people in Islington.

My epic surf moments are sadly few and far between, but there's something about being faced with either ducking under or trying to catch a wave that's meditative, exhilarating and fun - and that floaty feeling when you do catch one defies description.

The sixth Stroud Green Festival is a celebration of women and women composers which gets underway on Friday (June 7) and runs until June 23.

Glaswegian gal goes solo on hook-laden third record, trying out new sounds along the way.

The devil (or perhaps God herself) is in the detail when it comes to Saint Etienne, so hearing Tiger Bay given a unique live outing with its original orchestral score reinstated feels very on brand.

A cocktail bar promising 'chemistry and theatre' is opening on City Road in time for the weekend.

A vivid and gripping tour of modern life from the brightest new star of Britain's grime scene.

"Never make the mistake of taking acting too seriously." This was the advice that actress Coral Browne followed throughout her stage and screen career, from the moment she fled Australia in 1934 as a 20-year-old hopeful.

Dexter Fletcherr, Asif Kapadia and Ken Loach were on the Croisette to show off their latest films

Thirty years on, Philip Osment's witty, lyrical coming of age tale in the age of Aids and Section 28 stands the test of time

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