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ST MARY'S CHURCH

The community came together at a memorial service at St Mary's Church last night to mark the second anniversary of the death of Jonathon "JJ" McPhillips'.

It's two years today since Canonbury dad Jonathon "JJ" McPhillips was fatally stabbed in Upper Street - and a vigil is being held to honour lives lost to knife crime at St Mary's Church tonight.

Dozens of people picketed a controversial "anti-transgender" meeting on Tuesday night, billed as a discussion on "keeping women and children safe" from trans people.

A horse-drawn hearse carried the body of a beloved Islington teacher down Hornsey High Street today - and the community followed behind for a final goodbye.

An Upper Street vicar will say goodbye to Islington after nearly more than eight years' service when he leads his final sermon on Sunday.

St Mary's Church will stage two Music for Peace events across Remembrance Weekend as they mark 100 years since the guns fell silent.

Talk about a Pyrrhic victory.

We held a local elections hustings last night. Sadly, barely anyone turned up. There was still good debate, though. James Morris reports from St Mary's Church in Upper Street.

I'm delighted that all four of Islington's biggest political parties will be attending our hustings event at St Mary's Church later this month.

The Islington Gazette will hold a hustings ahead of next month's local elections.

Kate and William are coming to visit Islington's St Luke's Community Centre tomorrow.

Families of Islington knife crime victims gathered at St Mary's Church last night to say: "This has to stop."

The mum of Jonathon "JJ" McPhillips is holding a candlelit vigil on Wednesday to mark one year since he was stabbed to death in Upper Street.

The Queen this afternoon made her first ever visit to St Mary's Church in Upper Street.

The Queen is set to visit St Mary's Church in Upper Street on Wednesday next week.

The Queen is coming to Islington a week today.

People who have lived on an Islington estate their whole life have been told they may be forced out of their homes.

N1 Women's Institute has marked its 10th anniversary by providing a bench in the St Mary's Church garden.

Not many people still have a legacy 500 years after they die. But thanks to his generous will, Richard Cloudesley does. The Gazette learns about five centuries of an Islington charity founded in his name.

Islington's faith and community leaders responded to the Finsbury Park terrorist attack with typical defiance today, declaring: "Our community won't be divided."

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