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Flashback Records on Essex Road is thriving despite the perceived decline in high street music
A debate is brewing in Islington after a pub manager came out against the introduction of a late night booze tax. Paul Henealy (pictured), assistant bar manager at The Blacksmith and The Toffeemaker pub on St. John Street said the...
Urban Islington wouldn’t usually be the first place that comes to mind when buying farm-fresh fruit, meats and cheeses sold by local farmers themselves. Instead you’d expect to find the Tesco Express and Sainsbury’s Local selling imported goods to...
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...
The winner of the first series of The Apprentice will give advice to budding entrepreneurs at the Islington Enterprise Fair next week.After spending two years with Sir Alan Sugar's company Amstrad following his success on the BBC television show,...
Arsenal have made a £2.6m loss after tax in the six months to November 2010.
An Islington company is turning women’s periods into a successful business. “The idea came out of my own frustration with the way tampons and pads are bought,” says DAME’s founder, Celia Pool. “I saw the whole manner of how other utility...
Caledonian Road residents fear losing their identity with plans for corporate developments
More than 1600 properties in Islington are owned by companies registered in the world’s most notorious tax havens, Islington Now can exclusively reveal. Analysis of the Land Registry has shown the extent of offshore investment in Islington property, with data...
Few pubs have the gall to question Brits’ taste for steak pies and beer-battered cod. But The Blacksmith and the Toffeemaker, on St. John Street, has been 100% vegan since January, or ‘Veganuary’. Their menu now includes vegan mac...