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I have little doubt that Boris Johnson's ignorant, offensive remarks about historic sex abuse cases would have ended the career of a less bombastic, blustering politician.

The original whistleblower on Islington's kids' home scandal has condemned Boris Johnson's "disgraceful" assertion that investigating historic child abuse is a waste of resources.

Conservative mayoral hopeful Shaun Bailey has sided with Islington's Labour council in its efforts to lease empty Roman Way flats off the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) - sort of.

Islington Council is in discussions about buying Clerkenwell Fire Station for use as affordable housing and workspace - as the cost to the taxpayer of keeping it shut approaches half a million pounds.

Some "incredibly insensitive" electric car charging points will be removed from a Highbury street because they take up too much pavement space.

A mural mocking Donald Trump and Theresa May has made a triumphant return to an Islington shopping street as part of a roadside pop-up gallery.

"Pretty much every day when I walk outside my building, all I can see is dog shit."

In a weekly feature, we profile an established or unusual Islington business. This week we take a look at the foundations of Michael Jones' flooring company in St Paul's Road.

You report Cllr Claudia Webbe thinks "it's fantastic that work has begun"

on the visitor centre in Calidonian Park, writes Mike Power, Clock View Crescent, Caledonian Road.

Islington's famous annual Angel Canal Festival - which organisers feared would end for good after Sunday's celebration - is saved, the Gazette can reveal.

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