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Overwhelming support for turning fire station shut down by Mayor Boris into affordable housing

Clerken-well fire station’s attractive exterior should be preserved, according to survey

Published: 24 October, 2014
by ANDREW JOHNSON

Soaring cost of housing homeless blamed for £1million overspend

Published: 24 October, 2014
by ANDREW JOHNSON

THE housing crisis has helped push Islington Council accounts more than £1m into the red.

Music-loving pensioners The Zimmers go back to school

The Zimmers with children from St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Published: 24 October, 2014
by ALINA POLIANSKAYA

OUR NEIGHBOURS: Who’s been making the news round your way this week?

Sheila shows off her arm art, with the dragon below

Published: 24 October, 2014
by AMY SMITH

Thieves steel giant murals by graffiti artist Bambi

Lenny Villa and Carl Blucher with his dog, Mr Big

Published: 24 October, 2014
by PETER GRUNER

Vintage clothes store to the stars faces closure as Camden Passage rent doubles

Artist Nick Botting, Cllr Martin Klute, Annie Moss, Pat Bysouth and Annie’s husband Christopher Paraskeva

Computer-code whizz kid Annie nominated for top European award

Rome-bound: Anne Snowdon

Published: 24 October, 2014
by ALINA POLIANSKAYA

Greens slam Labour’s playground politics for rejecting lone councillor’s motion on private tenants

Green councillor Caroline Russell

Published: 24 October, 2014
by PETER GRUNER and ANDREW JOHNSON

Islington Faces: author Nicola Baird brings her blog to life at the King’s Head in a theatre fundraiser

Nicola Baird and Dominic Haddock outside the King’s Head

Published: 24 October, 2014
by PETER GRUNER

HEALTH: X-ray staff take to the picket line over low pay

Radiographers taking industrial action outside UCLH

Published: 24 October, 2014
by TOM FOOT