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Cally councillors in new GP surgery plea

Islington Labour councillors for Caledonian ward have called for a new doctor’s surgery to be opened in the local community, as the Roman Way Medical Practice will close in August....

High Court victory for genuinely affordable homes

Islington Council has secured a hugely important legal victory that will help deliver more new genuinely affordable homes for local people, including at the former Holloway Prison site.  The Islington...

Islington Labour Re-Elected

Islington Labour has been re-elected to run Islington Council at the local elections held on Thursday 3rd May.  As results were declared on Friday 4th May at the Sobell Leisure...

Creating an inclusive economy

Labour-led Islington Council’s vision is for an inclusive economy which benefits and works for all residents. This is why the Council has developed an affordable workspace strategy that secures a...

Islington Labour takes fight for EU Citizens’ rights to Downing Street

Today (29th March), Islington Labour delivered a petition to the Prime Minister in Downing Street, urging the Tory Government to guarantee the full rights now of local people from other...

Islington Labour launches 2018 local election manifesto

Islington Labour has launched its manifesto for the 2018 local elections, with a commitment to make Islington a fairer place for all by tackling the issues that matter for the...

Expanded street cleaning service for Islington

A new, expanded street cleaning service has been announced by Islington Labour-run Islington Council. To help tackle litter and to keep local streets clean, the street cleansing services will now...

Transforming the lives of Syrian refugees

Islington Labour councillors are supporting the Council’s appeal to landlords to provide accommodation in the borough to Syrian refugees. The appeal will help to transform the lives of Syrian refugee...

Supporting young people into apprenticeships

Cllr Asima Shaikh, Executive Member for Economic Development, writes about how Islington Council is encouraging more local young people to become apprentices. One of Islington Labour’s top priorities is supporting...

Islington Labour pledges to appoint Women and Girls Champion

Islington Labour councillors have welcomed the announcement that Islington Council will create a Women and Girls Champion. The new Women and Girls Champion will be a councillor responsible for working...

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