10 Green Spaces You Must Visit in Islington

Caledonian Park now houses a refurbished clock tower (Image Credit: A London Inheritance)

With the season of spring well underway, Chiara Fiorollo rounds up a collection of local green spaces sure to offer Islingtonites a relaxing, enviromentally-friendly afternoon out… Caledonian Park now houses a refurbished clock tower (Image Credit: A London Inheritance) Last year, Islington was named London’s greenest borough. If you want More...

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By Valerio Esposito On Friday, December 16th, 2016

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 are facing increasing challenges to tackle one of the most underestimated and More...

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By Vera Mikusch On Friday, December 16th, 2016

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 to navigate London’s Night Tubes throughout the festive season… Image Credit: The Mirror The More...

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By Chiara Fiorillo On Thursday, December 15th, 2016

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 all of today’s technological More...

By Tom Buxton On Monday, November 7th, 2016

London Goes Stateside – How to Watch the US Presidential Election Live

Ahead of Judgement Day on November 8, St John Street News editor Tom Buxton reveals how to catch all of the action without booking the next flight to the USA… Image Credit: Fox 2 It has all come down to this. 112 More...

By Sofia Quaglia On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Review: Oil At Almeida Theatre

In the latest of her theatre reviews for St John Street News, Sofia Quaglia delivers her verdict on the Almeida’s complex but fascinating new production of ‘Oil’… Image Credit: Evening Standard It More...

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By Valerio Esposito On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

Local Haunts – Islington’s Top 5 Spookiest Venues

All Hallows’ Eve might be done and dusted, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still haunting treats to be found throughout the London Borough of Islington, as St John Street News deputy editor More...

By Vera Mikusch On Friday, October 28th, 2016

The 4 Halloween Events You Can’t Miss in Islington and Hackney

Vera Mikusch and Tom Buxton reveal the four best ways to celebrate Halloween in the London Boroughs of Islington and Hackney this weekend… Image Credit: Angel Central With Halloween now lying just around More...

By Nicolo Gervasi On Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Footloose 2016 – How #SaveFabric’s Dance Protest Became “Bigger Than Anticipated”

In our latest feature, Nicolo Gervasi discusses with organiser Tim Griffith, attendees and more how a 24-hour dance protest in Islington helped further the campaign to #SaveFabric, as well as the legal battles which More...

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By Tom Buxton On Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Review: ‘London in Video Games’ at the Museum of London

Image Source: Games Wiki As the Museum of London moves from 150 London Wall to West Smithfield on June 16th, Tom Buxton delivers his verdict on one of the final displays to grace the venue’s Show Space… If More...