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The Frame Factory Limited is facing closure following claims that it can no longer afford the rent. The company, based on Cross Street in St Mary’s, confirmed the closure in a statement on its website: “We regret to announce that the...
Residents will be forced to seek alternative parking after the council  announced plans to remove potentially dangerous trees in Richmond Crescent. Richmond Crescent, which was once famously home to Tony Blair, is having several trees removed due to fungal decay. The...
Islington Now's Storify of International Women's Day
Tempers flared at the long-awaited launch of City University’s new bar as students tried to push their way past bouncers after being left queuing for hours. Security official declared the CityBar full just 30 minutes into its launch event and...
Residents of Finsbury Park are being invited to pick up free household items as part of a local re-use and repair project. Lara Williams reports.
(Picture: Michael Spencer) What do Lady Gaga and Miley Cyrus have in common? Is it that they are both ‘alternative’ musicians who make mainstream music? Or that they strive to find new ways to wind up Christians and prudes? Or...
The government’s Help to Buy scheme has pushed house prices to unaffordable levels in Islington, according to Labour Party figures. Tom Copley AM, Labour’s Housing Spokesman for City Hall, made the comments as the Chancellor, George Osborne, is expected to...
Police are advising the elderly to keep a watch for ‘confidence tricksters’, after a 98-year-old was robbed of her Christmas savings in her Holloway home last week. Blind and partially deaf, Hilda Porter opened the door of her Camden Road...
Drivers nabbed by a camera at an “illegal” box junction are outraged that they will not be be repaid their fines.
A FULLY functional tank which is parked down an Islington street will not be moved for the foreseeable future, its owner has announced. Nick Mead, founder of company Tanks A Lot, leaves the British Abbot at the bottom of Torrens...