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It’s well-known among history buffs and the average TV viewer alike that the Borgias were the most notorious family of Renaissance Italy. Originally outsiders from Spain, they clawed their way to power by ruthlessly murdering anyone who got in...
Tensions at Arsenal reached a new level after fans staged a ‘Wenger Out’ protest before watching their team thrashed 5-1 by Bayern Munich on Tuesday night. A toxic atmosphere has descended over the North London club in recent weeks,...
New figures show there have been 132 reported incidents of homophobic crime in Islington in the past year, more than any other London Borough bar one. More worrying still is a large spike in figures from the year before.
Theatre critics are notorious for their sharp wit and acerbic style. Writers such as Michael Billington of The Guardian and Ben Brantley of the New York Times are known for their reluctance to take prisoners.   It takes a brave...
I think I awoke covered in Special Brew. At least I hope it was. I feel like I’ve had a small golf ball embedded in my skull for the last 24 hours. I need food. Sustenance will solve all....
Philip Hammond delivered the budget on Wednesday with a number of key changes that will affect Islington residents. Important changes include the sugar tax being set at 24p per litre for sweet drinks, a rise to £7.50 for the...
Henry Kirby argues why a £1.5bn takeover would push the Gunners into the wrong kind of red
Scarfing down ox hearts doesn’t sound like a usual feature of a good diet but a new burger from ‘street fooders’  Tongue n’ Cheeks promises to be a leaner, meaner patty for the health conscious Islingtonite. The Heartbreaker burger, which...
The cost of privatising out-of-hours doctors will be paid in lives. Axel Peanberg King was the first, writes Features Editor Oliver Duggan
With Leona Lewis topping a poll as London’s most influential woman of the last 100 years, it’s good to see that Mary Wollstonecraft is at least getting some overdue attention.