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Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...

Arsenal Women’s Beth Mead said there is a lot of belief in their side following their 6-0 WSL win over Reading on Sunday.

The forward, who played for QPR, Leyton Orient and Dagenham & Redbridge, is now coaching at Arsenal while managing and scoring for Bishop’s Stortford

Arsenal reporter Layth Yousif has spent the last few months watching the club’s women’s team along with visits to grassroots sister club the Hitchin Belles while talking to a number of people in and around both organisations as well as interviewing the Gunners US superstar Heather O’Reilly. Ahead of the Arsenal v Chelsea Women’s FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday read on for his exclusive, in-depth report on the ever-growing game of women’s football.

Some of the biggest acts in rock ‘n’ roll – Liam Gallagher, Queens of the Stone Age and Iggy Pop – are coming to Finsbury Park next month.

The impressive Arsenal Women’s team eased past Reading Women 3-1 in an enthralling match at Meadow Park on Wednesday evening. Read on to find out which Gunners players impressed

Ahead of the local elections on May 3, the Gazette will be bringing you the manifesto pledges from each of the main parties: Labour, Green, Liberal Democrats and Conservative. After hearing from Labour last week, James Morris spoke to Nick Wakeling from the Lib Dems.

Ahead of Arsenal U18’s FA Youth Cup quarter-final tie with Colchester United, the Islington Gazette previews the last eight clash at the Weston Homes Community Stadium on Tuesday evening.

We won’t let the Beast from the East disrupt our normal Friday Arsenal Fanzone Q&A. This week we have loyal Gunner Lea Baynes who is also part of the brilliant Gay Gooners group and sits on the committee. Read on for Lea’s interview with Layth Yousif.

WSL: Reading 0 Arsenal 0

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Reading and Arsenal played out an energetic goalless draw under the watchful gaze of newly-appointed Lionesses boss Phil Neville.

Two weeks after Arsenal’s dramatic comeback in the semi-finals of the FA Women’s Super League Continental Tyres Cup, the Gunners and Reading face off yet again this weekend.

WSL: Reading 2 Arsenal 3

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Arsenal scored two late goals to overcome a tough Reading side and reach the FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup final.

WSL: Arsenal chase cup final place

Friday, January 12, 2018

A place in the FA Women’s Super League Continental Tyres Cup awaits Arsenal or Reading, with the two set to meet in a semi-final showdown at Adams Park on Sunday.

WSL: Arsenal face Chelsea challenge

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Arsenal return to WSL action with a trip to Spring Series champions and currently unbeaten Chelsea on Sunday.

WSL: Arsenal seek Sunderland repeat

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Arsenal take on Sunderland in the quarter-finals of the FA Women’s Super League Continental Tyres Cup on Sunday in the hope of replicating their 3-0 victory over the Black Cats in November.

Read Layth Yousif’s in-depth feature on Darren Sarll – a rising managerial star north of London – who trained at Arsenal’s academy as a youngster and who took former Gunners starlet Kaylen Hinds on loan last term.

WSL: Watford 0 Arsenal 6

Friday, November 17, 2017

England striker Jodie Taylor scored twice ahead of the upcoming international break, as Arsenal made their extra quality count by thrashing Watford in the FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup on Thursday night.

WSL: Arsenal 3 Sunderland 0

Monday, November 13, 2017

Arsenal gave new manager Joe Montemurro something to look forward to after a dominant FA WSL 1 win over Sunderland at Boreham Wood.

WSL: New era begins at Arsenal

Friday, November 10, 2017

The Joe Montemurro era gets under way in earnest at Arsenal this weekend as attention turns back to league action in the FA Women’s Super League.

WSL: Arsenal 1 Reading 2

Monday, November 6, 2017

Fara Williams’ sensational centre-spot strike sealed a hard-fought victory for Reading against former club Arsenal at Meadow Lane on Sunday.

WSL: Arsenal ready for Reading test

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Arsenal and Reading meet in a crucial FA WSL Continental Tyres Cup tie at Boreham Wood’s Meadow Park on Sunday.

WSL: Everton 0 Arsenal 2

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Arsenal midfielder Jordan Nobbs was delighted to see her side come away with a 2-0 win at Everton in their latest WSL outing.

Stoke Newington author and journalist Jonathan Freedland talks to Zoe Paskett about his new book, To Kill the President under nom de plume Sam Bourne

Venezuela 0 England 1

Arsenal’s gilded under-23s finished their Premier League 2 campaign against Manchester United at Emirates Stadium tonight with an entertaining 2-2 draw.

Tottenham Ladies’ reward for shocking Brighton in the FA Cup is a trip to north London rivals – and current holders – Arsenal.

Arsenal showed steel to win 4-1 at Sunderland in the Premier League’s early kick off today as a brace from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud saw the visitors triumph.

A hero doctor from the 7/7 response team died after discarding a cigarette in a plastic bag – causing a huge fire to rip through her Canonbury flat.

If you glanced upwards over Reading on Sunday, you might have spotted brave Whittington worker Tracey Palmer plummeting through the clouds.

Two brave Whittington workers will swap the wards for the sky (and then, hopefully, the ground) when they jump out of a plane for charity this weekend.

Fara Williams feels Arsenal Ladies have added a physical edge to their game as they strive to narrow the gap on the Women’s Super League leaders.

Arsenal Ladies boss Pedro Martinez Losa is backing Asisat Oshoala to be a long-term success despite a slow start to her Gunners career.

Left-back Prosper Keto headed in the only goal at Reading’s Madejski Stadium as St Aloysius’ Under-14s collected their first national 11-a-side trophy for 16 years.

St Aloysius RC College Under-14s manager Stewart Henderson is hoping his team’s good fortune holds when they contest a national final at Reading’s Madejski Stadium.

Leah Williamson has dismissed suggestions that Chelsea’s league victory over the Gunners will give them a psychological advantage when the teams clash again at Wembley.

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