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Security alert after man finds ‘grenade’ outside newsagent’s

Published: 26 August, 2016
by JOE COOPER

A CONCERNED carpenter sparked a security alert when he mistook a piece of railing for a grenade. .

It’s carnival time! Steel band rhythms rock day centre

Mayburl Anthony with centre worker Nathan Nortey. Below: Bernice Greenway and Christine Mead

Published: 26 August, 2016
by JOE COOPER

Cops nab drones that fly drugs and mobile phones into Pentonville Prison

Drugs and mobile phones recovered by patrols

Drugs and mobile phones recovered by patrols

Published: 26 August, 2016
by JOE COOPER

Cigarette started fire that killed doctor in Canonbury flat, inquest told

Dr Claire Sheppey

Dr Claire Sheppey, above, died after fire swept through her flat, below

Published: 26 August, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE

OBITUARY: Activist Angela ‘had an ear for all’

ANGELA Sinclair-Loutit

Angela Sinclair-Loutit protested against cuts at the Whittington Hospital

Published: 26 August, 2016
by JOE COOPER

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

Young artists

Some of the youngsters who took part in the Gain Ctrl project, writing and recording songs

Published: 26 August, 2016
by AMY SMITH

Hard work pays off as Islington’s GCSE pupils celebrate on results day

EGA student Anisa Muse, centre, celebrates her GCSE results with friends.

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson student Anisa Muse, centre, celebrates her GCSE results with friends.

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School pupils Mahla Nasrollahi, Verity Roughton, Sulekha Farah, Marjana Ahmed and Abigail Dyson.

How housing crisis is causing unprecedented levels of loneliness among Islington’s elderly residents

Hilda Maley, Patricia White and Betty Landers

From left, Hilda Maley, Patricia White and Betty Landers: ‘We’ve got each other, and we love living here’

Pre-war Clerkenwell slums. Finsbury estate built in mid-1960s

Left: Pre-war Clerkenwell slums. Right: Finsbury estate built in mid-1960s

Published: 26 August, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE

Street murder: Two suspects are released

Romeo Nkansah

Romeo Nkansah, who was from Finsbury Park, was attacked near Camden High Street on May 29

Published: 26 August, 2016
by WILLIAM MCLENNAN

NHS needs tender, loving care, pleads retiring Whittington nurse

Ginette Williams with Whittington Health chairman Steve Hitchins and MP Jeremy C

Ginette Williams with Whittington Health chairman Steve Hitchins and MP Jeremy Corbyn

Published: 26 August, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE

Young father shot dead at music studio was turning his life around

Gun victim David Robinson

Gun victim David Robinson. Below: the scene of the shooting at the former petrol station

the scene of the shooting at the former petrol station

Published: 26 August, 2016
by KOOS COUVÉE

‘Zombie’ knife that was used by Stefan killer is banned

Canonbury teenager Stefan Appleton

Canonbury teenager Stefan Appleton was killed just yards from a playground in Nightingale Park in June last year

Published: 19 August, 2016

THE type of knife that was used in the shocking killing of Canonbury teenager Stefan Appleton has been banned.

‘Why hit the vulnerable?’ plea as ‘lifeline’ service for dementia sufferers faces cut

St Luke’s Centre regulars Pat Still, Margaret Rudge and Jean Trotter

Above, St Luke’s Centre regulars Pat Still, Margaret Rudge and Jean Trotter. Below, Joan Barnett with daughter Pat Dawson

Joan Barnett with daughter Pat Dawson

Published: 19 August, 2016
by JOE COOPER