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Protestors have called for the sacking of a lecturer at London Metropolitan University who led a fake life as an undercover cop. Islington Against Police Spies demonstrated outside the university on Friday afternoon over Bob Lambert’s position as a senior...
More than 1600 properties in Islington are owned by companies registered in the world’s most notorious tax havens, Islington Now can exclusively reveal. Analysis of the Land Registry has shown the extent of offshore investment in Islington property, with data...
Campaigners are raising money for a statue of Mary Wollstonecraft
Islington’s leftover coffee transformed into green energy.
Islington Council has been accused of “cowardly” behaviour after its members voted against taking public questions at the annual Budget Meeting. Residents who attended the meeting have accused the Council of using an “us and them” style after being banned...
'All I want is to give my daughter the opportunity she deserves'
Until 2015, South Islington’s most prominent literary celebrities were Robinson Crusoe author Daniel Defoe and mystic poet William Blake, both buried in Bunhill graveyard. But now long time resident AJ Thomas has immortalised the area in his debut novel, Young...
A cardboard cutout flashes you a wonky smiles as you enter a room stuffed with bananas, bricks and bristly claw-crane hands. This is just part of the riot of colour and creation, nestled in the industrial, gotham-city-grey of Islington’s...
Islington council's not-for-profit energy company is just £2 cheaper than British Gas and could prove more expensive for pensioners and people on low incomes. Angelic Energy, the brainchild of Councillor Claudia Webbe, was set up in October at the...
An Islington parliamentary candidate has attacked tax avoiders, describing them as “immoral” despite the recent revelation her party has received significant donations from an alleged tax avoider. Green Party councillor Caroline Russell condemned a culture of wealthy individuals and...