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Yesterday, 15:33

Hundreds of schoolchildren inspired by activist Greta Thunberg gathered today outside Islington town hall for the global climate strike.

Yesterday, 15:09

Jeremy Corbyn showed solidarity with environmental protestors outside Islington Town Hall today - and thanked them for making the climate emergency a mainstream issue.

Thu, 19:19

Two years after Islington Council accepted the Spa Green Estate needs essential fire safety work, neighbours must endure a further delay due to faulty pipes.

Thu, 16:13

An Islington author will drive a VW Beatle as old as Britain's European Union membership around 13 continental capitals she's never visited before ahead of the UK's scheduled exit from the block on October 31.

Thu, 15:00

Around 45,000 people have benefitted from free travel on the Barking to Gospel Oak line - but even more could be entitled to refunds.

Thu, 13:20

An independent walking club marked its centenary this week by unveiling a waymark in Caledonian Park in a nod to the area's cattle market heritage.

Thu, 12:41

Neighbours have rejected a proposal to bulldoze a building in St Mary's Path Estate by a commanding two-to-one majority - and their housing association has now completely ruled out demolition.

Wed, 15:58

A gang of thugs robbed burly gym-goers walking through Finsbury Park - threatening to stab them if they didn't hand over their phones.

Sport

Yesterday, 14:43

England will launch their World Cup quest with all guns blazing after naming their strongest available side for Sunday's clash with Tonga at the Sapporo Dome.

Yesterday, 14:32

Bukayo Saka has hailed the influence of Freddie Ljungberg after the teenager hit his first senior Arsenal goal in Thursday's Europa League win at Eintracht Frankfurt.

Yesterday, 14:25

James Harris has no plans to reinvent himself as a batting all-rounder despite - by his own admission - an undistinguished campaign with the ball.

Yesterday, 12:00

Haringey Borough continue their FA Cup run on Saturday with the visit of Staines Town in the second qualifying round.

Yesterday, 09:00

Finsbury Park head coach Gareth Chapman wants to build on their season-opening victory when they host Old Merchant Taylors' this weekend.

Yesterday, 08:00

Middlesex captain Dawid Malan lamented his side's batting struggles following their loss at Lancashire.

Thu, 21:59

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery praised the performances of his young players as the Gunners opened their Europa League campaign with a fine win at 10-man Eintracht Frankfurt.

Thu, 20:05

Arsenal academy graduates Joe Willock and Bukayo Saka shone as the Gunners began their Europa League campaign with an impressive victory at 10-man Eintracht Frankfurt.

Thu, 17:26

Lancashire celebrated with the Division Two trophy after completing a 104-run defeat of Middlesex at the end of the best game of four-day cricket seen at Emirates Old Trafford this season.

Entertainment

Thu, 15:51

Whittington paediatrician Dr Joe Raine has written a children's book which takes the fear out of a visit to hospital and encourages kids to take their medicine

Gardening correspondent Ruth Pavey visits the Octogenarian painter in the beautiful garden that inspired so much of her work

Three years on from Summer 08, Joseph Mount strives for truly timeless tunes.

Atom Gallery on Green Lanes have announced an exhibition of pizza box artwork which will raise money for Hackney Foodbank.

Brenda Kapowitz is living any parent's absolute worst nightmare. A single mother to Matthew and Jason, she's doing her best to maintain a career and hold her fragile family life together in the face of intense media scrutiny and a colossal feeling of guilt. Matthew is, after all, under house-arrest on suspicion of committing a heinous act.

Some of the best samba teachers in the world are coming together this weekend to teach the Brazilian dance at a three-day celebration in Munich.

Based on the fatal shooting af a black teen by a white policeman, Dael Orlandersmith performs her own devastating poetic monologues which spotlight the racism that divides and distorts America

I've been marvelling at the impressive architectural feat that is The Stratford ever since walking past last summer.

Alex Jennings and Lindsay Duncan are at the top of their game as warring spouses trading jibes about Tory privilege

In 'Dear Marie Stopes' Alex Mills sets "heartfelt, emotional" letters from grateful women to meditative music

Album review: Iggy Pop - Free

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Iggy's latest finds him as an artist rather than a rock star, swimming in contemplative, jazz-inflected waters.

After a landmark appearance at Edinburgh Fringe, one of this country's leading comedy talents returns to the stage next week as his tour of The Infinite Show stops off in London.

Phoebe Waller-Bridge is a TV superstar (Fleabag, Killing Eve), a Star Wars standout, and the feminist saviour of James Bond. But never mind all that; theatre needs her back.

Dan Malakin recently dug out the first short story he wrote back in January 2005. He doesn't think too highly of it - "eye-wateringly bad" - were his exact comments, in fact. But the act of creating this story has changed his life all the same.

Singer, actress, presenter and author Mica Paris talks to Marianka Swain about the 30th anniversary production of Fame, coming to London's Peacock Theatre.

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