Author Archives: Harriet Pavey

Dating column: Pavey takes on Tinder

It was 11am on a Saturday morning and I was feeling vulnerable. I was standing in a crowded H&M fitting room with my sister, who had decided to prematurely throw open the modesty curtain, revealing me, half-dressed, to my fellow shoppers. I had just agreed to go on a date. My first proper “first date”

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5 signs spring has sprung in Islington

  It may not be officially Spring until Monday, but thanks to a warm spell Islington is already enjoying longer, sunnier days. Here’s five signs spring has sprung: The daffodils are out in force. These yellow beauties are popping up all over the place. This lovely lot can be found in Spa Fields. Lunch breaks

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Police warn: moped muggers want your iPhone

Islington police have warned locals to look after their smartphones after a recent increase in thefts carried out by muggers on mopeds and bicycles. Police say thieves are operating across Islington, swiping phones from people’s hands as they walk down the street and using their vehicles to make a quick getaway. PC Graham Burke, of

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