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Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been speaking after his team beat FK Qarabag 1-0 in the Europa League at the Emirates on Wednesday evening.

Cumberland Netball Club dug deep to claim a 65-61 win over Birmingham club Linden in their latest Premier League outing at the weekend.

Three men behind a Caledonian Road letting agency that didn’t return tenants’ deposits or pass on rent to landlords have been convicted of fraud.

The Ham&High columnist reminds us of our deep rooted connection to trees as he writs about Poplar’s missing poplars

Something has changed in Highbury East since the local elections in May, writes Kate Pothalingam, Islington Liberal Democrats.

Read the latest injury updates ahead of Saturday’s Premier League clash against Huddersfield Town at the Emirates.

Highbury Leisure Centre is to be partially reopened on Monday – but the building that went up in flames is to be demolished and it’s unknown who will foot the bill for repairs.

Councillors will clash over the best way to influence a Brexit negotiations they have no direct control over at a town hall meeting tonight (Thu).

Iconic 80s album artwork for Eurythmics, Bryan Ferry and Tina Turner goes on show at a Clerkenwell Gallery

A housing association based in Islington has curated an art show allowing their creative residents to exhibit work alongside a clutch of professional artists.

More than 50 volunteers scoured the roads of Islington to count rough sleepers and create a “snapshot” of the borough’s street homeless population on Friday.

While the big guy in red makes his list and checks it twice, check out a selection of the finest festive events coming your way.

London Pulse are preparing for their first outing at the Copper Box Arena as they host a tri-tournament next weekend.

Arsenal U21 lost 2-1 to Portsmouth at Fratton Park in the Checkatrade Trophy on Tuesday evening. Read on for Rosie Tudball’s match report.

Arsenal defender Sokratis has been speaking about the North London derby. Read on for what he said about the dramatic victory as well as looking ahead of the trip to Manchester United on Wednesday.

London’s first new purpose-built accommodation for vulnerable homeless people in more than a decade moved a step nearer completion last week when structural work was completed.

Review: Thai Square, Islington

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Two years after Thai Square in Islington was forced to close due to severe flooding, the restaurant has once again established itself as an elegant, comfortable spot for dinner and drinks on Upper Street.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been speaking about the North London derby, previewing Wednesday’s trip to Manchester United and if the Gunners are now considered title contenders, as well as the latest on Mesut Ozil’s injury and Aaron Ramsey’s contract situtation.

The Argentinian felt Unai Emery’s double substitution at half time had a big impact on the derby

Aaron Ramsey has been speaking after Arsenal’s dramatic 4-2 victory over Spurs in the North London derby at a raucous Emirates on Sunday. Read on for the full transcript of what he said.

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has been speaking after his side’s dramatic 4-2 victory over bitter rivals Spurs in the North London derby at the Emirates on Sunday.

Arsenal hosted bitter rivals Spurs in a dramatic North London derby on Sunday at the Emirates. Read on for Layth Yousif’s match report.

Arsenal hosted bitter rivals Spurs in a dramatic North London derby on Sunday at the Emirates. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS.

Arsenal are expected to make up to ten changes against Spurs for the 195th North London at the Emirates on Sunday afternoon.

Inland surfing set for London?

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Surfing could be coming to London, according to plans announced by Lee Valley Regional Park Authority (LVRPA) and inland surfing specialists, The Wave.

A Harry Kane header settled the last north London derby back in February at Wembley Stadium

EXCLUSIVE: Robery Pires has been speaking with Layth Yousif about scoring for Arsenal against Spurs on the day the much-loved David ‘Rocky’ Rocastle died.

The former Maccabees frontman Orlando Weeks comes to Union Chapel in December for two intimate concerts which tell the story of his debut novel: The Gritterman.

Arsenal might be playing in the Ukraine on Europa League business, but all eyes are on Sunday’s eagerly-awaited 197th North London derby.

Marathon Swims, the “London Marathon” of swimming, has launched its 2019 event.

Highgate’s Lauderdale House played host to a “heartwarming” series of charity presentations on Saturday as the Co-op handed out more than £170,000 to a range of north London charities.

Arsenal’s rivals Spurs hosted Inter Milan at Wembley in the Champions League on Wednesday evening. Ahead of the eagerly-awaited North London derby on Sunday read on for the lowdown from Layth Yousif in the first of a series of articles.

Islington has more people treated under the mental health act than anywhere else in England, according to “shocking” new NHS stats.

Arsenal’s Europa League clash with Vorskla on Thursday will take place in Kiev due to security concerns, UEFA has announced.

This Sunday, the Jewish community will come together for the Islington Menorah Lighting; a celebration to mark the opening night of Chanukah.

The manager of Islington Council’s adoption and fostering service picked up her British Empire Medal from the Tower of London last week.

Last year saw the successful return of classical music concerts to Kenwood House after a break of five years.

Work has begun on an ambitious project to gut Old Street roundabout and create a safer environment for cyclists and pedestrians.

Arsenal came out on top in a frosty showdown against an impressive Bournemouth side at the Vitality Stadium.

A co-working space in Barnsbury where social enterprises hosted community projects has closed.

Unai Emery believes Arsenal were in decline towards the end of Arsene Wenger’s 22-year reign and “had to change things”.

The Metropolitan Police are warning internet shoppers across north London to stay alert and avoid being a victim of fraud ahead of one of the busiest days of the year for online shopping.

Arsenal’s head of football Raul Sanllehi admits Danny Welbeck’s serious ankle injury could force the club to rethink their January transfer plans.

Wireless Festival promoters say reducing bass levels at the event and finishing half-an-hour earlier would put it out of business and is appealing Haringey Council’s restrictions.

Highgate Harriers high-jumper Dominic Ogbechie believes being named one of the runners-up for SportsAid’s One to Watch award has allowed him to put his achievements into context.

Arsenal can still make the investments required to compete, even if they spend more time in the Europa League – despite the financial implications of not finishing in the Premier League’s top four, according to managing director Vinai Venkatesham.

Islington’s housing boss blasted the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) for using the former HM Holloway Prison as a “cash cow” last night – and the community again demanded the site be reopened and converted into council homes.

Back in 2016, we reported on plans to flatten one of the blocks at Besant Court.

While many expert commentators will soon begin announcing their tips and pointers for 2019, we offer only one: to keep an eye out for Kate Maxwell’s debut novel.

Versailles and Merlin star Alex Vlahos takes on the double role of Mr Darling and Captain Hook in an updated version of JM Barrie’s original play

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