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New community art hub to open in Caledonian Road

Anne-Marie Salmon with the historic letters that will form part of the decor at Project One Zero 

Published: 3 September, 2015
By ALINA POLIANSKAYA

A HOLLOWAY NHS worker and photography enthusiast is launching a new community art hub and gallery space to in the heart of Caledonian Road. 

Three young women injured after being hit by car in York Way

Police are appealing for witnesses and information 

Published: 1 September, 2015
By ALINA POLIANSKAYA

A YOUNG woman is in a critical condition and two others have been injured, after being hit by a car in York Way this weekend. 

Regulars vow to fight on to save the Admiral Mann, Holloway pub that could become flats

Save the Admiral Mann campaigners gather in the rain outside the pub

Save the Admiral Mann campaigners gather in the rain outside the pub

Published: 28 August, 2015
by ALINA POLIANSKAYA

Crowdfunding supporters float Copal’s boat as £5k is raised in nine days for rescue effort

Copal Deselva in the debris-filled boat after it was raised from the water

Copal Deselva in the debris-filled boat after it was raised from the water. Below: River Canal Rescue team with The Golden Crow

 River Canal Rescue team with The Golden Crow

Published: 28 August, 2015
by KOOS COUVÉE

Corbynmania comes home as faithful queue to see Islington MP speak at chapel

Labour leadership frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn on stage at the Union Chapel

Labour leadership frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn on stage at the Union Chapel. Below: Corbyn supporters queue outside. Pictures: Jason Harris. 

Corbyn supporters queue outside

Published: 28 August, 2015

HUNDREDS queued for over an hour to attend a fundraiser for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour leadership campaign at Union Chapel on Friday.

Highbury ‘cop shop to store’ bid is revived as opponents warn that Sainsbury’s arrival would ‘suck life out of our high street’

Ozgun Koral: ‘It doesn’t seem fair’

Ozgun Koral: ‘It doesn’t seem fair’. Below: Rabiye Cinar: Big stores grab trade

Rabiye Cinar: Big stores grab trade

Published: 28 August, 2015
by JOE COOPER

Kindness of strangers helps to pay vet bills after Eurydice the cat was hit by a car

Jeanne Martel and Guillaume Florent with Urban the Jack Russell

Jeanne Martel and Guillaume Florent with Urban the Jack Russell and Eurydice, below, who is confined to a cage at the moment

Eurydice

Published: 28 August, 2015
by JOE COOPER

Woman hit by lorry suffers ‘serious’ injuries

Published: 28 August, 2015

A WOMAN was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a lorry near City Road yesterday (Thursday).

ISLINGTON PEOPLE: All Angel’s creatures, great and small; Where to find a Victorian cape in Islington; A taste of Upper Street nightlife

Adam Coulson

Published: 28 August, 2015

Adam Coulson, 20, works at the Angel branch of Medivet, in Cross Street. The surgery has an internal veterinary college, where Adam will start in December. Eventually he wants to move on to exotic animals, but for now he mainly sees Islington’s cats and dogs. There have been a few exciting exceptions though, a chuckwalla – a form of lizard – was brought in a while back. “They’re only supposed to live to 20, and this one was 26 already. It was proper tame, too,” says Adam. “You could stroke its head and it’d sort of purr, even though it was a lizard.” 

Angela Zdero

Angela Zdero runs the vintage shop Fat Faced Cat in Camden Passage, Angel, with her husband Robert.

£285k Whittington boss is second highest paid hospital chief executive

Whittington Hospital boss Simon Pleydell earned £285,000 in 2014-15

Whittington Hospital boss Simon Pleydell earned £285,000 in 2014-15

Published: 28 August, 2015

‘Milestone’ bid to build new flats on former Ashmount school site

The former Ashmount Primary School site in Archway

The former Ashmount Primary School site in Archway

Published: 28 August, 2015

Jeremy’s flock! MP wins backing of congregation at Finsbury Park church

Jeremy with St Mellitus members. Picture: Jo Siedlecka

Jeremy with St Mellitus members. Picture: Jo Siedlecka 

Published: 28 August, 2015
by ALINA POLIANSKAYA