Author Archives: Harriet Agerholm

Islington Community Theatre hits BBC iPlayer

BBC iPlayer is hosting an Islington Community Theatre production about the lives of teenagers. Launched on Monday 16 November, the play, which has been adapted for the small screen, is now accessible to iPlayer’s 13 million viewers nationwide. Having a place on the platform provides, “a unique opportunity to be seen by people who would never come

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Transgender politician becomes Islington’s Mental Health Champion

A transgender UK politician, Islington Labour Councillor Osh Gantly, became the borough’s first dedicated Mental Health Champion at a full Islington Council meeting on Thursday 15 October. Cllr Gantly plans to investigate why Islington has the worst mental health record in Britain, with the country’s highest diagnosed prevalence of serious mental illness and the capital’s highest number

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