Review: ‘One Last Thing (For Now)’

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Althea Theatre is presenting wartime stories inspired by love letters at the Old Red Lion Theatre this month in a new play by Lilac Yosiphon. Vera Mikusch delivers her verdict… Image Credit: Old Red Lion Theatre One Last Thing (For Now) depicts various tales of love and life, all dealing with the theme of war. While the play is advertised as being More...

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By Vera Mikusch On Monday, December 19th, 2016

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 Credit: A Younger 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...

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By Sofia Quaglia On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Review: ‘The Worst Was This’

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 to find out… Image Credit: More...

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By Sofia Quaglia On Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Review: ‘Where Do Little Birds Go?’

Sofia Quaglia delivers her verdict on the Old Red Lion Theatre Pub’s latest show, which takes us back to the days of the infamous Kray twins… Image Credit: A Younger Theatre Camilla Whitehill’s hit More...

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By Valerio Esposito On Friday, November 18th, 2016

Opinion – President Trump From An Islingtonian’s Perspective

Donald Trump may have ‘only’ won leadership of America last week, but his time at the helm could, in a globalized world, affect Islingtonians just as much as it will Iowans. One such Islington resident, our More...

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By Katarina Poensgen On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

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 the world’s greatest city to a Labour party that thinks terrorists are More...

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By Katarina Poensgen On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

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. The two front-runners, Labour’s Sadiq Khan and the Conservatives’ Zac Goldsmith, More...

By Tom Buxton On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Review: ‘What’s in a Name’ at Museum of London

Image Credit: Museum of London Hot on the heels of recent celebratory events timed to coincide with the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death, Tom Buxton visits the Museum of London’s new Shakespeare-themed More...

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By Jessica Williams On Friday, April 29th, 2016

The Outsiders’ View of Britain: Photographs of a Nation

Martin Parr, one of the most renowned documentary photographers of modern life, is not everyone’s cup of tea. When Henri Cartier-Bresson – the grandfather of street photography – attended an exhibition of More...