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Yesterday, 11:12

Sir Keir Starmer, MP for Holborn and St Pancras, has been elected by Labour members as the party’s new leader.

Islington and Camden’s top cop warns there’s been an “increase of businesses being broken into” during the Covid-19 lockdown.

An emergency hotel to accommodate rough sleepers affected by the Covid-19 pandemic could open in King’s Cross on Monday.

We will bring you the latest updates from north London and the response of the authorities to the coronavirus crisis.

Islington Council has closed all street markets in the borough until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic.

There are 188 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Islington as of 9am on Thursday, according to Public Health England (PHE).

Cyclists are aiming to ensure vital food, medicine and other supplies are delivered to those most in need during the coronavirus crisis.

A landlord is offering NHS workers fighting the Covid-19 pandemic a rent-free stay in his Finsbury Park flats, if they need it.

Staff at the Whittington Hospital are getting “the first class lounge” treatment from airline staff to help them cope with the strains of tackling coronavirus.

Crime & Court

Fri, 17:41

Islington and Camden’s top cop warns there’s been an “increase of businesses being broken into” during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Thu, 15:55

Police arrested five people on Wednesday morning in relation to a drug line run from Hackney to Norwich.

Mon, 19:10

Youth work is a vital tool used to support teenagers whether they are vulnerable, at risk of going down the wrong path or simply need help with homework.

Health

Fri, 14:24

An emergency hotel to accommodate rough sleepers affected by the Covid-19 pandemic could open in King’s Cross on Monday.

Fri, 13:46

We will bring you the latest updates from north London and the response of the authorities to the coronavirus crisis.

Thu, 17:53

A landlord is offering NHS workers fighting the Covid-19 pandemic a rent-free stay in his Finsbury Park flats, if they need it.

Environment

Monday, March 16, 2020

Neighbours in Highbury are urging the council to take inspiration from New York’s High Line and save a green space that forms part of the New River Walk.

Monday, March 9, 2020

Campaigners climbed up trees to stop a council contractor cutting them down this morning.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

A new energy centre using heat from Northern Line Tube tunnels can now provide warmth and hot water to 1,350 Islington homes.

Politics

Yesterday, 11:12

Sir Keir Starmer, MP for Holborn and St Pancras, has been elected by Labour members as the party’s new leader.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

An Islington comic says self-employed people working in the creative industries are being pushed onto Universal Credit due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Jeremy Corbyn has urged people to give what they can to food banks in Islington during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Education

Monday, March 23, 2020

Since readers can’t get to their local for their pub quiz fix, we’re bringing the pub quiz to them everyday this week.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Downing Street has announced the closure of all schools in England from Friday afternoon, March 20.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A deputy headteacher who lives in Highbury thinks she has coronavirus – and says the government should close all schools during the pandemic.

Heritage

Thu, 10:24

I’ll be publishing daily updates from my north London flat, as the country adapts to a health crisis and a culture of “social distancing”.

Mon, 14:22

An east London hospital faced with closure will help care for homeless people recovering from coronavirus – as well as those with acute HIV-related conditions

Saturday, March 21, 2020

A three-year-old boy died in a blaze which gutted his home in Highbury 60 years ago, despite rescue attempts by neighbours who were beaten back by the searing heat.

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