Author Archives: Arnau Vila Buch

The 5 best pizza places in Islington

The Italian’s have given the world so many wonderful things: Prosecco, Pasta, heck even Pavarotti. But most importantly, our Euro chums have given us the gift of pizza. Back when our Roman friends created the scrummy treat, little did they know how much we rely on the yeast feast to get us through all of

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Food, vintage and more at Islington’s best markets

Markets are great for their atmosphere. Whether you are looking for something unique, or for fresh ingredients for a meal, these are the places to go. In Islington, you can find vintage clothing, jewelry, tableware and – who knows – small treasures hidden between crystal glass and postcards. If you were wondering what are the

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A blooming success: Islington Park voted fourth-best in UK

A community square in Islington has been voted the nation’s fourth favourite green space. Arlington square, which used to be a wasteland, has not only been recognised by the London Garden Society Awards as one of the best parks in London, but also as the Best Residential Community Garden in the Bloom Awards. Gordon McArthur, chair

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Islington turns on Angel’s twinkling Christmas lights

Islington ‘royalty’ Phyllis and Bobby Broadbent switched on Christmas lights at Angel Central Shopping Centre on Saturday to the glee of local residents. “I’m very happy to be turning on Angel’s Christmas lights this year, as the borough of Islington is very important to me,” said borough Pearly Queen Phyllis Broadbent. For the first time, managers

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