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Disability and Hate: The “Invisible Crime” Plaguing Islington & Hackney

With London having experienced a 20% increase in hate crime towards disabled people of late, local communities in Hackney and Islington More...

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Islington and the Refugee Crisis: The Power of Art

The biggest ever Refugee Week is taking place this month with more than 400 events due to take place across the UK. It has a particular More...

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London Mayoral Election: Boris’ Manifesto, Four Years On (Part 2)

Image Credit: The Telegraph With just a few hours remaining until the new Mayor of London’s identity is revealed, Tom Buxton More...

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London Mayoral Election: Boris’ Manifesto, Four Years On (Part 1)

Image Credit: New Statesman Tom Buxton investigates whether London’s ex-mayor fulfilled his electoral pledges and how his actions More...

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Opinion – London Mayoral Election: Who’s The Safer Pair of Hands?

Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith at the London Debate. Photo credit: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA “On Thursday, are we really going to hand More...

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Opinion – London Mayoral Election: How Will The TfL Policies Affect The Common Londoner?

There is only a day left to decide which candidate to vote for in the mayoral election as Boris Johnson steps down as London Mayor. More...

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Are Islington Council ‘All In’ For Disabled Sports?

Image Credit: Alastair Rae, licensed by CC BY-SA 2.0 Sport provides invaluable opportunities for the disabled community of Islington, More...

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The Clerkenwell Italian Community: A History

One of the many floats from a recent Italian procession in Clerkenwell (Image Credit: Silvia Maresca) “It all started with immigrants More...

You Are What You Eat: Investigating Islington and Hackney’s 2016 Food Trends

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Nicolo Gervasi reveals the up-and-coming food trends which have been sweeping the boroughs of Islington and Shoreditch this year… Whoever once said we eat with our eyes More...

Review: ‘Benighted’

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Does the Old Red Lion Theatre Pub’s latest production match the high standard of its esteemed predecessors? Vera Mikusch delivers her final verdict on ‘Benighted’… Image More...

Review: ‘The Worst Was This’

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William Shakespeare’s works may have few rivals in the pantheon of classic English literature, but just where did he get his ideas? Sofia Quaglia went to the Hope Theatre More...

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Review: ‘Benighted’

Does the Old Red Lion Theatre Pub’s latest production match the high standard of its esteemed predecessors? Vera Mikusch delivers her final verdict on ‘Benighted’… Image More...

Opinion: How Islington Students Can Balance Academic and Outdoor Pursuits

Academic study and sporting pursuits are both important to many Londoners, but how can we combine the two? Chiara Fiorollo investigates… Image Credit: Wildfire Comms   Despite More...

Valentines Day for One

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Who said that Valentine’s Day is worth celebrating only if you have a date? Not being in a relationship shouldn’t be More...

Bright Lights, Big City: Islington Contemporary Art and Design Fair 2015

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Lies Dormant in the Night, Priya Baxter   On a windswept November weekend, the Candid Galleries – one of More...

hudelmayer.com The Rise of the Artisan Craft-maker

From small shops to large communities, artisan skills are a huge part of Islington today. It is...

20140404_142638 Kurz&Lang: Why bratwurst is more than just a sausage

St John Street is home to bratwurst shop Kurz&Lang, founded by Berlin-born Valentin von Amsberg. We...

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This week in our series St John Street At Work, we grilled James George, co-founder of...

The future is here: Digital Shoreditch 2015

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This week the central London venue of Shoreditch Town Hall  became the home of Digital Shoreditch, a festival More...

Podcast: Will London become the social media capital?

  The UK has the highest proportion of social media users in the world, even though platforms such as Facebook, Twitter..

Silicon rebrand: Is Tech City still the next big thing?

In November 2010, David Cameron announced that government policies would turn Britain into the most attractive place in the world to..

You Are What You Eat: Investigating Islington and Hackney’s 2016 Food Trends

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Nicolo Gervasi reveals the up-and-coming food trends which have been sweeping the boroughs of Islington and More...

Islington Named London’s Greenest Borough

Many people walking around the cobbled streets of Islington surrounded by buildings and traffic find it hard to connect the term..

Islington and Hackney’s Top 6 Christmas Light Displays

Text by Tom Buxton, Images by Valerie Browne It’s that time of year again – the advent calendars are out, the..
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Disability and Hate: The “Invisible Crime” Plaguing Islington & Hackney

With London having experienced a 20% increase in hate crime towards disabled people of late, local communities in Hackney and Islington..
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Disability and Hate: The “Invisible Crime” Plaguing Islington & Hackney

With London having experienced a 20% increase in hate crime towards disabled people of late, local communities in Hackney and Islington..
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Our Guide to Using London’s Night Tube Service This Christmas

With the Piccadilly Line set to become a 24-hour tube service today, Vera Mikusch provides all of the details you need..