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A man who carried out a fatal “zombie knife” drugs robbery in Tufnell Park has been jailed for 12 years.

09:30

TfL’s plan to build a giant staircase for people who want to sit in the middle of Old Street roundabout has been panned by Islington and Hackney councils.

08:43

The iconic Archway Tavern pub is finally set to reopen in three weeks – bringing an end to a long-running campaign to bring it back into use.

Yesterday, 17:25

Islington’s growing dependence on food banks has been laid bare in “scandalous” data published by The Trussell Trust today.

Yesterday, 13:16

Plans have been submitted to redevelop the historic Marks and Spencer building in Holloway Road and turn the upstairs into offices and a gym.

Wed, 16:47

Police are investigating the “unexplained” death of a man near Central Library last night.

Wed, 14:00

As I write this, Extinction Rebellion’s protests in central London have entered their second week. More than 1,000 people have been arrested and a few dozen have been charged with low-level crimes.

Wed, 13:49

We are members of the Labour Party from Finsbury Park Ward, in Islington North, Jeremy Corbyn’s constituency Jenny Kassman, Islington (full address supplied) and 20 other Finsbury Park Labour Party members wrote to chief of defence staff Gen Sir Nick Carter.

Wed, 13:29

A “mischievous” three-year-old who loved drawing died from unknown causes in hospital earlier this month – and her bereaved Canonbury mother is crowdfunding so she can afford her funeral costs.

Sport

Yesterday, 20:38

Middlesex picked up their third win out of four in the Royal London One-Day Cup with a 37-run victory over injury-hit Surrey at the Kia Oval.

Yesterday, 17:22

Arsenal defender Sokratis has said the side are ‘not stupid’ and know they ‘didn’t play well’ after a disppointing 3-1 defeat against Wolves at Molinuex on Wednesday night.

Wed, 23:28

Arsenal boss Unai Emery was disappointed with the Gunners 3-1 defeat against Wolves in the Premier League at Molineux on Wednesday night. Read on to find out what he had to say.

Wed, 21:40

Arsenal’s chances of finishing in the top four took a big hit on Wednesday night, after a wretched display at Molineux saw the Gunners beaten 3-1 by an excellent Wolves side in the Premier League.

Wed, 21:39

A woeful display saw Arsenal convincingly beaten 3-1 by Wolves at Molinuex in the Premier League on Wednesday night. Read on for Dan Mountney’s player ratings.

Wed, 15:49

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has urged fans to support under fire defender Shkodran Mustafi, after the German was criticised following Sunday’s 3-2 defeat to Crystal Palace at the Emirates.

Wed, 15:00

Young seamer Ethan Bamber is determined to prove himself as a Middlesex first choice and his family of actors might just help provide him with the self-belief and confidence to do so.

Wed, 12:30

Arsenal travel to the West Midlands tonight to face Wolves in the Premier League, knowing that only a win will do in their hunt for a top four spot.

Wed, 12:00

Former Middlesex and England legend John Emburey has predicted another tight Ashes series this summer thanks to the return of some of Australia’s big match winning players.

Entertainment

12:07

Italian restaurant and Smithfield Market hotspot Enoteca Rabezzana introduced a new-and-improved menu a couple of months back. Here’s what we made of it.

Yard Sale Pizza has teamed up with a mega-star chef for its latest collaboration – and it’s one of their best yet.

Fresh off Olivier Award wins for Summer and Smoke, director Rebecca Frecknall and actress Patsy Ferran reunite at the Almeida – bringing a similarly expressive approach to Chekhov as they did to Tennessee Williams.

Comedy stars will take part in a concert at the Union Chapel to raise money for a cancer bereavement charity.

Alexis Michalik’s prison-set dark comedy boasts strong performances and explores human fallibility, but is tonally uneven and strains for credibility

Alexis Michalik’s prison-set dark comedy boasts strong performances and explores human fallibility, but is tonally uneven and strains for credibility

Two years ago Elliot Warren was performing his debut play in front of two or three people a night. Now he’s won an Olivier Award for it.

Clark might once again bite off more than the average listener can chew, but bear with it.

Dance music icon Judge Jules is adding an extra dimension to his shows with a new concept arriving at Scala on Friday, April 12.

Caryl Churchill’s 80s feminist classic gets an epic revival that has contemporary resonance if it sometimes lacks clarity and intimacy

Che Walker both directs and stars in Intra Muros at Park Theatre which asks what’s the point of theatre anyway?

A two-month photography show about “local people who are doing extraordinary things” gets underway at Islington Museum this Friday (April 5).

Last month, the Young Actors Theatre Islington hosted the first production of The No History of the Near Not Now, a play written by the multi award-winning Stephen Hornby. The 60-minute performance celebrated Islington’s extensive history for furthering LGBTQ+ causes.

Cillian Murphy gives a soul-touching performance as a grieving dad haunted by the avian embodiment of his loss.

Hompophobic brutality and post-colonial tension puts a gay relationship between an Egyptian and a British man under strain

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