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Islington Council has become the first council in the country to take action to overturn the Tory-led government’s planning policy which will have a devastating effect on Islington’s economy. The council has made an Article 4 direction to effectively overturn some of the permitted development rights introduced by the government on 30 May.

Islington’s housing chief challenges government over damaging plans that give developers a ‘free for all’

Islington Council has become the first council in the country to take action to overturn the Tory-led government’s planning policy which will have a devastating effect on Islington’s economy. The... Read more

Cllr Barbara Sidnell and Islington Resident Champion Theresa Coyle MBE have set themselves a demanding eight week challenge at the Sobell Leisure Centre; improving their fitness whilst raising money to fund leisure industry training opportunities for local residents.

Councillor Barbara Sidnell uses fitness challenge to help residents into work

Cllr Barbara Sidnell and Islington Resident Champion Theresa Coyle MBE have set themselves a demanding eight week challenge at the Sobell Leisure Centre; improving their fitness whilst raising money to... Read more

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