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Council’s new Licensing Policy makes Islington a safer place for women and young adults

Islington Labour councillors have pledged to make Islington a safer place for women and young adults, by voting for the Council’s new Licensing Policy at Full Council (7th December). Earlier...

Defending council homes

Islington Labour secures important victory in fight to defend council homes from Tory sell-off plans. Islington Labour has been campaigning to protect vital council homes from Tory Government plans that...

Reflecting on Islington's Hanukkah celebrations

  Cllr Kaya Comer-Schwartz, Executive Member for Community Development, reflects on Islington's annual Hanukkah celebrations and why it is important for Islington Labour councillors to celebrate with the local Jewish...

Islington Council reaffirms commitment to work towards safer streets in Islington

Last week at Full Council (7th December), Islington Labour councillors repeated their commitment to make streets in Islington safe for local people and eliminate all deaths and injuries on roads...

Islington Labour councillors pledge to make Council dementia friendly

Islington Labour councillors have voted to work towards making Islington Council dementia-friendly at Full Council (7th December) this week. An estimated 1,248 people living in Islington have dementia. As Islington’s...

Islington Labour councillors urge government action over flawed approach to Universal Credit

Islington Labour councillors called on the Tory Government to pause and fix the rollout of Universal Credit at Full Council this week (7th December). Universal Credit replaces six benefits with...

Islington Labour calls on the Tory Government to stop cutting funding for the police

Islington Labour councillors are urging the Tory Government to rethink its damaging cuts to police funding, which have led to a steep fall in officer numbers and damaged community policing...

Celebrating Islington’s small businesses

Cllr Asima Shaikh, Executive Member for Economic Development, explains why it is important to support small businesses in Islington on Small Business Saturday and throughout the year. Islington has a...

Councillors’ funding award to school’s healthy eating scheme enters eighth year

Holloway Ward councillors have awarded funding to a local school’s scheme that encourages healthy eating and activities among young people. It is the eighth year in a row in which...

Islington Labour Steps Up Fight for Rights of Local People from Countries in the EU

Islington Labour has joined forces with Labour colleagues across London to step up its campaign calling on the Tory Government to immediately guarantee the full rights of people from other...

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