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5 of the most expensive Islington properties

With the average house price at a staggering £859,175, Islington Now have done some house hunting and found the five most expensive properties on offer in Islington. Get ready for some eye-watering figures. 1. City Road, London, EC1V. Anton Page: £11,500,000. Situated on the 26th floor, this open plan 3000 square foot penthouse in Old Street

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The history of Chapel Market

Islington’s Chapel Market officially dates back to the 1860s but it’s likely they were serving pie and mash there long before. It’s now traditionally considered a home to butchers, bakers and cheesemongers. The first handful of food shops and non-retail businesses opened in 1841, including a tradesmen and a copperplate printer. But the street remained

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Fly-tippers leave industrial estate overflowing with rubbish

Illegally dumped rubbish is overflowing at a disused industrial estate site, sparking concerns from residents. Bush industrial estate on Station Road, Upper Holloway, has been full to the brim with waste since Saturday morning. Vehicles began dumping rubbish hourly last week after travellers moved into the site. They been living in caravans on the site,

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