Arsenal boss Unai Emery has revealed he is keen to make sure Mesut Ozil is ready to play after a testing start to the new season, following a number of question marks surrounding the German's future at the club.
Islington's Ugo Monye, the former England rugby international and Harlequins legend, has been announced as a Gallagher brand ambassador on the eve of the insurance broker's second season as proud title partner of Premiership Rugby.
Arsenal Women's star Vivianne Miedema was pleased to get back to winning ways as she scored four to help the Gunners to a 5-2 win in the first-leg of their Champions League last-16 tie with Slavia Prague.
Singer-songwriter John Smith starts an autumnal tour of the UK with a show at Islington Assembly Hall this weekend. Joined by special guests Cara Dillon and Ben Ottewell, this is the first chance for fans to see Smith's new single - Burden of the Road - played live.
Next week at The Bill Murray, there's one listing that stands out especially. Amongst the roast battles, the improv nights and the work in progress gigs, Thursday night's entertainment is all about Hearing Loss: The Musical.
Set in a block of flats with thin walls and prying neighbours, Caroline Corcoran's new book tells the story of Lexie and Harriet - two women in their thirties leading very different lives in spite of their close proximity.
This standalone take on comic books' most compelling character is daring, thrilling, unexpected, ghastly and probably the last thing the world needs right now. Well, it's another bloody origins tale, isn't it?