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What to do on Valentine’s Day

February 11, 20150

  Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so it’s time to decide what to do with your loved one on that special day. Islington, Clerkenwell and Shoreditch all offer
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Merry Kissmas! Giant mistletoe chandelier unveiled at Islington Square

December 11, 20140

Upper Street was transformed into a romantic wonderland on Wednesday night as couples flocked to embrace under a giant  mistletoe chandelier at the Old Post Office. Rev Simon Harvey of
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Our guide to Islington’s Christmas markets

December 3, 20140

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! We compiled the best markets and events for the holiday season, so you can get your Christmas shopping done in time this year

Theatre review: ‘Piranha Heights’ at the Old Red Lion Theatre

November 17, 20140

A violent, disturbing vision of British society, the revised version of Philip Ridley’s black comedy Piranha Heights is not for the faint- hearted. First staged in 2008 at the Soho Theatre, D.E.M.
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Paris is Burning: French music in Angel

April 12, 20141

The Lexington in Angel has long been hailed as one of the gems of London’s small-venue circuit. Now two music lovers are using the pub to bring French music to
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Islington crime and safety summit: Role for ‘active participation’ of community, says council

March 29, 20140

Islington Council and the local police led a crime and safety summit at Islington Town Hall last Saturday [22 March], encouraging the community to take action in preventing and reducing crime
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Islington’s religious heritage featured at new exhibition in Holloway

December 20, 20130

Contemporary ideas of faith in the borough explored by young people’s arts project, reports Anjali Mandalia

Smithfield Market: Street theatre revives 19th century architect to help save threatened buildings

December 13, 20130

Dressed in white and wearing towering hats, a group of actors put on a show in front of Smithfield Market this week to launch an alternative planning application for the
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