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Inquest jury rules Henry Hicks knew police were pursuing him before he was killed in moped crash

Mourners left a mountain of flowers where Henry Hicks was killed in December 2014

Published: 28 June, 2016
By KOOS COUVÉE

THE family of tragic teenager Henry Hicks have welcomed a coroner's inquest ruling that the 18-year-old was killed in a road crash during a police pursuit – after a jury rejected the vers

75 per cent of Islington voters back Remain as narrow win for Brexit sparks political turmoil

Count

Last night’s count at the Sobell Leisure centre in Highbury

Referendum officer for Labour in Islington South Graeme Overall, MP Emily Thornberry, and Nicholas Turton from the Britain Stronger in Europe campaign

The Cally Festival is right up their street!

Year 5 and 6 students from Robert Blair School with teacher Rob Crump

Year 5 and 6 students from Robert Blair School with teacher Rob Crump. Below: The Paul family, including Harry, aged five, and three-year-old Lily. Pictures: Amy Smith

The Paul family, including Harry, aged five, and three-year-old Lily

Published: 24 June, 2016
by AMY SMITH

THOUSANDS of people descended on Caledonian Road on Sunday for the biggest Cally Festival since it first started in 2011.

We must stand together, says Labour leader Corbyn at Town Hall vigil to remember MP Jo

Mayor Kat Fletcher with MPs Emily Thornberry and Jeremy Corbyn

Mayor Kat Fletcher with MPs Emily Thornberry and Jeremy Corbyn. Picture: Ian Bissell. Below: Jo Cox 

Jo Cox

Published: 24 June, 2016
by JOE COOPER

HUNDREDS of people gathered outside the Town Hall on Sunday to remember MP Jo Cox.

Designer bags worth £25k are grabbed after raiders threatened shop staff

Staff members May Bankrang and Angela Gilbert with bags sold at Handbag Clinic

Staff members May Bankrang and Angela Gilbert with bags sold at Handbag Clinic. Below: CCTV image

CCTV image

Published: 24 June, 2016
by JOE COOPER

Staff admit defeat in crowdfunding bid to save The Silver Bullet

MP Jeremy Corbyn with campaigners Anna Naylor and Eleanor Wilson

MP Jeremy Corbyn with campaigners Anna Naylor and Eleanor Wilson. Below: The Silver Bullet

The Silver Bullet

Published: 24 June, 2016
by JOE COOPER

Councillor to face a grilling over ‘toxic’ barbecues at Highbury Fields

Some residents are calling for a ban on barbecues at Highbury Fields
Some residents are calling for a ban on barbecues at Highbury Fields, insisting the levels of air pollution on sunny days are risking their health

Published: 24 June, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE

Canonbury warehouse where Pink Floyd recorded The Wall, set to become luxury flats

The three-storey Britannia Row building in Canonbury where Pink Floyd (below) recorded their album The Wall

Published: 24 June, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE

IT was home to the studio where Pink Floyd recorded their bestselling 1979 album The Wall.

The golden girls! Jewellery stall boosts sensory garden bid

Jean Willson, Jill Raven, Elske Tierney and Orla Durston behind the stall

Jean Willson, Jill Raven, Elske Tierney and Orla Durston behind the stall

Published: 24 June, 2016

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

Kat Fletcher

Kat Fletcher sparring with coach Dave Ryan MBE to raise funds for Times Amateur Boxing Club

Published: 24 June, 2016
by AMY SMITH

Police officers are quizzed over moped crash death of Islington teenager Henry Hicks

Henry Hicks

Henry Hicks died in December 2014 after he was involved in a police ‘pursuit’

Wheelwright Street, next to Pentonville Prison

Henry’s moped crashed into vehicles parked in Wheelwright Street, next to Pentonville Prison

Published: 24 June, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE