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Yesterday, 16:19

A campaign has been launched to raise £50,000 for repairs and upgrades to the flood-hit Marx Memorial Library in Clerkenwell Green.

Yesterday, 10:27

Firefighters are urging people to make sure they put out their cigarettes properly after a flat fire in Holloway.

Thu, 14:36

Planned cuts to mental health supported housing services will strip away vital care for some of the most vulnerable people in Camden and Islington, according to a health expert.

Thu, 13:02

A community centre is trying to raise £2,000 to host festive parties for people who might otherwise spend Christmas alone.

Thu, 11:43

A family-run Caledonian Road business has launched an on-demand service it calls the "Uber for dry cleaning".

Thu, 09:59

Three men have admitted involvement in an attack on left-wing activist and Guardian columnist Owen Jones, but deny the incident was motivated by homophobia.

Wed, 14:55

A lorry driver hit a cyclist in City Road this afternoon.

Wed, 14:32

Islington South & Finsbury election hopefuls traded verbal blows over Brexit and the climate emergency on Tuesday night.

Wed, 13:00

Two new early morning services are set to be introduced on the Barking to Gospel Oak Overground line.

Sport

Yesterday, 07:00

Playfinder's mission of making it easier for everyone to play sports has kicked into top gear with its £650,000 Crowdcube raise reaching overfunding in just a fortnight.

Thu, 22:40

Arsenal lost 2-1 to Brighton on Thursday night to leave without a win in nine and on their worst run of form since 1977. Read on for Dan Mountney's player ratings from the Emirates.

Freddie Ljungberg's first game as interim Arsenal boss ended in defeat as the Gunners lost 2-1 to Brighton at the Emirates on Thursday night, leaving them without a win in nine games and on their worst run of form since 1977.

Wed, 11:48

Islington Boxing Club hosted a joint open show for the first time with Fight for Peace ABC, with 14 of their boxers involved in 21 contests.

Tue, 09:07

Darren Canty reeled off a majestic 104 outshot to steer Kennedy's to a momentous 8-7 home win over fierce rivals Boston Arms in their Archway League showdown.

Mon, 14:31

Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang believes caretaker boss Freddie Ljungberg can give the Gunners that 'special something' after the Swede's first game in charge finished all square at Norwich City.

Mon, 14:05

Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno believes the Gunners showed signs of improvement in Sunday's 2-2 draw with Norwich at Carrow Road, but the German knows there is still plenty of work to do. Read on to see what he had to say.

Mon, 13:22

Arsenal caretaker boss Freddie Ljungberg insists he will try to fix Arsenal's shaky defence after Sunday's 2-2 draw with Norwich City, but he was pleased with the attacking display at Carrow Road.

Mon, 12:52

Arseanl caretaker boss Freddie Ljungberg was 'proud and honoured' after leading the club for the first time in Sunday's 2-2 draw with Norwich.

Entertainment

Thu, 11:46

Engaging and award-winning folk trio unearth more musical nuggets of our oral history.

Edward Norton's career has had its ups and downs, as he has steered an often fractious course through Hollywood, but you can never say he's lacked ambition.

After a decade in Dalston, an art gallery known for its limited edition Banksy pedigree has opened a much larger space next to Regent's Canal.

After success in west London with Raj of Kensington, Salim Sheikh launches a second restaurant specialising in authentic Indian food and gin cocktails.

Rotunda in Kings Cross recently launched its Sunday Beef Club - a lavish four-course meal brimming with canapés, seafood, aged beef and fruit-filled desserts.

Carlos Acosta, 46, has retired from classical ballet but the former Royal Ballet star retains his devoted fans who want to glimpse (in Rooster) their hero before he takes over as director of Birmingham Royal Ballet in January 2020.

One year after a cardiac arrest left him fighting for his life, Glenn Hoddle is planning a run of events where he'll speak about his glittering football career in front of a live audience. The last of these shows, on January 21, takes place at Alexandra Palace.

Barge East is a 114-year-old Dutch barge turned floating bar and kitchen docked upon the River Lee. Its seasonal menu and casual take on fine dining offers comfort and warmth to those who step on board - a little culinary escape from the hustle and bustle of east London life.

A stand off between Stalin and Russian poet Anna Akhamatova is brought to compelling life in Olivia Olsen's humane exploration of creativity and courage

A highlights package from an incredible year for the electronica legends.

Good service makes or breaks a restaurant.

Fresh pasta and creative flavour combinations from different Italian districts are on offer at Officina 00, which opened on Old Street back in September.

A hugely enjoyable, lusty gender swap prdouction fails to shed fresh light on Shakespeare's problematic play of coersive control

Miriam Margolyes stands out as vicious wheelchair bound Nell in a dysfunctional violent relationship with her inadequate son

A triumph of understated alt-folk arrangements and a warming musical kinship.

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