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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...

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...

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