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An American volunteering scheme which counts Barack Obama as one of its biggest supporter is coming to Islington.
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Police followed a mentally ill man to his Finsbury Park hostel because they suspected he could be a suicide bomber, it has emerged. Officers were alerted by a member of the public who had seen the man, wearing a barrister's...
Bridget Fox has tipped herself for a position in the Liberal Democrat shadow cabinet, Islington Now can reveal. The prospective parliamentary candidate for Islington South and Finsbury said last night: "Because there are fewer Lib Dem MPs, if I get...
Cycling groups have welcomed a new training programme for lorry drivers going to and from the Crossrail development. Crossrail estimates that 3,500 professional drivers will receive safety awareness training on how to reduce their risk to cyclists during the seven...
In a simple bid to reduce the borough's carbon footprint, the council is offering curtain material and sewing lessons to chilly residents. Through a series of workshops aimed to reduce energy consumption, the scheme provides residents with thermal curtain linings...
Railway enthusiast reveals model replica of Canonbury station that took six years to make
Struggling to find a flat in Islington? Google has a unique suggestion: a cell in Holloway Prison. Eagle-eyed Londoner David Burgess spotted that when you look for "estate agent islington" on the popular search engine, Holloway Prison comes up as a top...
Ever wondered how many calories you burn while having sex? Thanks to one Islington resident and her lazy boyfriend, there’s now an easy way to find out: the Bedometer, an iPhone app that will make boring workouts a thing...
Fans pose with Asa Butterfield, star of Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang, which premiered in Angel’s Vue Cinema this weekend. The public premiere, part of London Film Day, was shown simultaneously in 15 cinemas across the capital, where...