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Sunday, June 24, 2018

Islington life

It is probably fair to say that Highbury has historic roots in a sport slightly more mainstream than korfball. But after presiding for nearly a year over London’s fastest growing club, Richard Haywood is understandably proud of the progress Highbury...
With the election just a few weeks away, we've made a guide of everything you need to know about the election. Get the facts...
Still reluctant to step in, here I am standing in the dark at the colourful high gate with a mysterious inscription “Calthorpe Project”. I am about to attend my first improvisation comedy workshop. None of my colleagues have dared to...
Imbued with the mission of discovering the best places for craft beer and real ales in Angel, our reporters Ashley Kirk and Keila Guimaraes went to try out pubs and pints. Here are their favourites: The Craft Beer Co. As the name...
From Mexican Wahaca canapés to Turkish delights in Antepliler, Basil-infused pizzerias at La Porchetto to the aromas of Thai Square, Islington is hardly short of places to dine, particularly with the array of cafes and restaurants lining the famous...
Emma Watson, Lily Allen, George Orwell and a whole host of other celebrities have lived in Islington. Other famous faces from your borough include Oscar Wilde, Boris Johnson and Tony Blair. We've compiled a list of the best and brightest to...
A new shop in Canonbury is connecting farmers and local suppliers from across the UK to consumers in Islington. Field to Fork sells a broad range of products from fresh vegetables to organic goods, bought directly from farmers every week. The...
A plague burial site is thought to be located under a popular Islington picnic and lunch spot, historians have claimed.  Islington Green may sit atop a makeshift plague pit, according to the online heritage guide Historic UK. The bubonic plague wiped out 15 per...
We spent last week trying the iconic 1920s dance craze, with the N1 Women's Institute
We check out Romeo's Gluten Free Bakery on Upper Street and try out the tasty treats on offer