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At 227a Upper Street sits New Unity, a non-religious church which boasts a unique connection to the women’s suffrage movement. The church, which is now comprised of a majority atheist congregation, can call Mary Wollstonecraft one of its past...
Was Shakespeare's "dark lady" a prostitute in 16th century Clerkenwell? Sarah Graham finds out
A virtual tour of the Estorick Collection's exhibition
After a thorough analysis of the typical Londoner, I have discovered that they all gather in places of worship called a ‘pub’ where they share a ‘pint’ and get piss-drunk. Whilst trying to be British by singing “God save the Queen,”...
She scans the area. An abandoned car adds to the clutter. Another call; another normal walk home has made this a cleaner, greener street.This hawk-eyed helper isn't a local bobby or neon-jacketed council worker. Rather, it's Sarah from around...
My first encounter with the world of kink came at the tender age of 10, when my friend and I stumbled upon porn on late-night TV. It wasn’t just any old porn though - it was for men who...
Islington has highest rate of stress of any London borough
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,...
The wife of a British national on death row has been fighting a long legal battle to free her husband after he was rendered by Ethiopian forces last year. Islington resident Yemi Hailemariam has been petitioning Downing Street in order...
Does Supper Street really need another restaurant? Our reporter Isolde Walters went to investigate the new fish restaurant making a splash...