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Canonbury councillor secures funding for local Art Club

The FCV Dorcas Art Club recently hosted a tea party at The Bridge Centre to unveil their new mosaic, created with funding allocated by local Canonbury councillor Clare Jeapes. Cllr...

Islington Council appoints London’s first Women and Girls Champion

Islington Labour councillors have welcomed the appointment of councillor Kadeema Woodbyrne as Islington’s Women and Girls Champion for 2018-2019 – the first role of its kind in London. Kadeema will...

Islington Labour demands genuine guarantee from Prime Minister on EU Citizens’ rights

Islington Labour councillors have expressed their disappointment over the Government’s response to their petition, which urged the Prime Minister to immediately guarantee the full rights of local people from other...

Making Crouch Hill station accessible for all

Islington Labour councillors for Tollington ward are campaigning for an accessible Crouch Hill station in response to concerns from local residents. Crouch Hill currently has no step free access to...

Councillors Award Funding to Parents and Carers’ Business Start-up Programme

St George’s ward councillors have awarded funding to a programme of business start-up sessions to help support local parents and carers into work. Hilldrop Community Association has been running the...

On the side of private renters

As the Islington Labour-run Town Hall secures a £300,000 fine for a private landlord in Junction ward, Cllr Diarmaid Ward writes about why it is so important to be on...

Making Islington Council dementia-friendly

Labour-led Islington Council has been supporting Dementia Action Week (21-27 May) this week by delivering dementia awareness sessions in the borough. Last year, Islington Labour councillors pledged to make the...

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...

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