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The Ashes: England sliding towards series defeat

PUBLISHED: 13:22 17 December 2017 | UPDATED: 13:22 17 December 2017

England's Alastair Cook walks off after being dismissed during day four of the Ashes Test at the WACA (pic Jason O'Brien/PA)

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Arsenal 1-0 Newcastle United: Moment of genius from Mesut Ozil lights up poor game

PUBLISHED: 16:54 16 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:54 16 December 2017

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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London.

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Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: Frosty, cold, but mostly dry

PUBLISHED: 10:00 16 December 2017

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A stranded bus in Camden, as heavy snowfall fell across London. Photo: PA

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2017-12-16 12:53 open_in_new
WSL: Arsenal seek Sunderland repeat

PUBLISHED: 08:20 16 December 2017 | UPDATED: 08:20 16 December 2017

Arsenal's Jodie Taylor (left) and Jordan Nobbs (right) during a training session with England (pic Mike Egerton/PA)

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2017-12-16 12:53 open_in_new
Bob Wilson praises The Arsenal Foundation

PUBLISHED: 03:42 16 December 2017 | UPDATED: 03:54 16 December 2017

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Bob Wilson has hailed The Arsenal Foundation. PA

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Christmas dinner plea from homeless charity that helped 1,936 in Islington this year

PUBLISHED: 10:00 16 December 2017

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Gavin will be cooking for other homeless people this Christmas Day. Picture: SHP

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2017-12-16 12:53 open_in_new
The Ashes: England staring into abyss

PUBLISHED: 10:15 16 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:15 16 December 2017

Australia's Mitchell Marsh celebrates his century with Steve Smith during day three of the Ashes Test at the WACA (pic Jason O'Brien/PA).

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Two arrests made in Finsbury Park rape investigation

PUBLISHED: 16:09 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:09 15 December 2017

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Two men were arrested and released under investigation. Picture: PA

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Why Meg Howarth has campaigned so relentlessly in Islington for 36 years

PUBLISHED: 16:00 15 December 2017

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Meg Howarth. Picture: Polly Hancock

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Hockey: Wilson praises organ donation as opt-out plan is launched
A smiling Tom Wilson celebrates a goal with Old Loughtonians team-mates against Havering at Campion School, one month before his tragic death in a training ground accident (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo) ©TGS Photo tgsphoto.co.uk +44 8450 946026 ...
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Islington carer Chris Meadows gets MBE after fostering 80 children over 30 years

PUBLISHED: 12:00 15 December 2017

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Chris Meadows is awarded the MBE by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace. Picture: Yui Mok/PA Wire

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The Ashes: Smith leads Aussie fightback after England collapse

PUBLISHED: 10:36 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:36 15 December 2017

Australia's Steve Smith plays a shot as England centurion Jonny Bairstow looks on (pic Jason O'Brien/PA)

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Arsenal fan Friday Q&A: Old school Gooner Frank Radcliffe

PUBLISHED: 11:35 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 11:35 15 December 2017

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Frank Radcliffe with Jeremy Corbyn

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Black cab co-operative Taxiapp UK offers free Christmas rides to Whittington Hospital

PUBLISHED: 09:29 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 09:41 15 December 2017

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The Whittington Hospital in Archway. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Archive

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Arsenal boss Wenger on Newcastle, injury updates, Jack Wilshere, the Invincibles v Manchester City, and the latest on Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez contract deals

PUBLISHED: 09:35 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 09:35 15 December 2017

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger previews this weekend. pic Adam Davy/PA)

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‘Everyone wants us to move’: Archway Market plans Navigator Square relocation

PUBLISHED: 09:00 15 December 2017

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Archway Market is having a trial run in Navigator Square in December, and bosses intend to move there permanently. Picture: Stephanie Smith

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Islington Council gives in to cycle campaigners and removes ‘dangerous’ Central Street bike markings in ‘door zones’

PUBLISHED: 17:31 14 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:31 14 December 2017

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The bike markings were removed after campaigners said they were dangerous. Picture: Jono Kenyon

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Osborne Grove: Closure of Finsbury Park nursing home where residents hadn’t been bathed in months ‘is a travesty’

PUBLISHED: 16:21 14 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:21 14 December 2017

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Haringey Council chiefs voted unanimously to close Osborne Grove Nursing Home in Stroud Green. Picture: STEVE POSTON

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Islington boxers have plenty to celebrate on home show as debutants impress in ring

PUBLISHED: 16:30 14 December 2017

Islington's Laura Weis in action (pic Reggie Hagland)

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The first four bouts were skills contests, with Alfie Suksiri, 10, making his Islington ...

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Book publisher based opposite HMP Pentonville gives printing discount to prison reading charity

PUBLISHED: 13:58 14 December 2017 | UPDATED: 14:39 14 December 2017

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Pentonville Prison in Caledonian Road. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

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Boxing: Islington youngsters show form

PUBLISHED: 14:30 14 December 2017

Chad Ouzman, Harley Ouzman and Bob Anderson (pic Reggie Hagland)

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Harley Ouzman, 14, had his first skills contest at 40kg, facing Marcus ...

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