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A right bunch of Flappers – trying out a Charleston dance class

A right bunch of Flappers – trying out a Charleston dance class

We spent last week trying the iconic 1920s dance craze, with the N1 Women's Institute…

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Don’t get fooled by more fake Banksys – Essex Road street art guide

Don’t get fooled by more fake Banksys – Essex Road street art guide

Earlier this week the internet was duped by fake reports announcing the arrest of graffiti artist Banksy. So avoid getting tricked by more fake Banksys and similar street art…

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Storm rocks Islington

Storm rocks Islington

One of the borough’s most congested roads was hit by traffic chaos as a tree blocked the street during rush…

Bravery award for Islington’s Samurai sword-fighting sgt

Bravery award for Islington’s Samurai sword-fighting sgt

An Islington policeman who tackled a samurai sword-wielding man has been honoured with a National Police Bravery award. Sgt Stephen…

Toffee Park rises from the ashes to help Finsbury’s youth forget past

Toffee Park rises from the ashes to help Finsbury’s youth forget past

Several years ago, Toffee Park was a taboo in Finsbury. Following the murder of a teenage boy outside of the…

Archway shopkeepers living in fear

Archway shopkeepers living in fear

EXCLUSIVE Islington shop owners have slammed the police for not doing enough to keep them safe, after a near-fatal attack…

The Kindness Offensive’s police teddy campaign ‘waiting on Boris’

The Kindness Offensive’s police teddy campaign ‘waiting on Boris’

Islington-based group The Kindness Offensive is ready to start a nationwide teddy giveaway with the police, but wants Boris Johnson…

Whittington Hospital braces for strike action

Whittington Hospital braces for strike action

By Nicole Chang and Sam Dean  The Whittington Hospital is bracing itself for disruptive strike action, organised by a hugely…

No dampened spirits at St George’s community fun day

No dampened spirits at St George’s community fun day

Organisers of the inaugural St George’s Community Fun Day declare it a “huge success” after residents turn out to celebrate…

The Alma pub reopens its doors after community campaign win

The Alma pub reopens its doors after community campaign win

By Ben Jackson and Bryony Clarke A pub in Newington Green held its grand opening on Thursday evening after a…