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New play puts LGBTQ characters front and centre, 30 years after Clause 28

PUBLISHED: 17:28 12 December 2018 | UPDATED: 17:48 12 December 2018

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A shot from rehearsals of Dandelion, a play which comes to King's Head Theatre on December 16 and 17.

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Meet the intruder who famously broke into Buckingham Palace

PUBLISHED: 17:30 12 December 2018

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Michael Fagan. Picture: PA

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Brewhouse & Kitchen celebrate a world record and placing in the Sunday Times’ Fast Track 100

PUBLISHED: 16:37 12 December 2018 | UPDATED: 16:37 12 December 2018

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Brewhouse & Kitchen's Hoxton venue was the group's most recent opening. Picture: Brewhouse & Kitchen.

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Arsenal star Ainsley Maitland-Niles bravely speaks out about racism: ‘It’s disgusting – it hurts to talk about it’

PUBLISHED: 14:45 12 December 2018 | UPDATED: 14:50 12 December 2018

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Arsenal's Ainsley Maitland-Niles during the UEFA Europa League, Group E match at the Emirates Stadium, London. PA

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Highbury and Islington station stabbing: Woman sentenced to nine years for ‘horrific steak knife attack’
Ross Fagan was stabbed three times with a "steak knife" outside Highbury and Islington Station. And he claims the attacker 'tried to kill' his girlfriend Nathalie O'Connell (left). Picture: Ross Fagan Archant ...
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Now open: Homeboy, Essex Road

PUBLISHED: 13:23 12 December 2018 | UPDATED: 13:34 12 December 2018

Dan Splarn

The Taoiseach is one of Homeboy's Irish Whiskey-based cocktails. Picture: Aaron Wall.

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Nag’s Head Market: Upper Place’s licence application could add to antisocial antics, claim neighbours

PUBLISHED: 13:00 12 December 2018

Lucas Cumiskey

Life at the Nags Head Market. Picture: Instagram/Nags Head Market

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Hathersage Court: ‘Class warfare’ breaks out at planning meeting over 45 new homes on estate

PUBLISHED: 10:53 12 December 2018 | UPDATED: 10:53 12 December 2018

Lucas Cumiskey

Hathersage Court in Newington Green. Picture: Chris Wood

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Crazy Gang N19 chalk up big win against Doyles A

PUBLISHED: 09:00 12 December 2018

Archway League side Doyles A face the camera

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Fraudsters who ran Islington letting agency Crestons left tenants and landlords £105,000 out of pocket

PUBLISHED: 18:05 11 December 2018 | UPDATED: 18:30 11 December 2018

Sam Gelder

Crestons was in Caledonian Road. Picture: Google Maps

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Islington’s adult learners celebrate their qualifications at town hall bash

PUBLISHED: 16:53 11 December 2018

Sam Gelder

Daryl Wilde, Mayor of Islington Dave Poyser, Nahdia Begum and Cheryl Vaughan. Picture: Steve Bainbridge

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Archway care home hosts charity fashion show for the elderly

PUBLISHED: 15:40 11 December 2018

Sam Gelder

One woman gets a glimpse of her makeover in the mirror.

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MakeArt show is all about the kids

PUBLISHED: 12:37 11 December 2018

Dan Splarn

Loris Mills (10) pictured with her ceramic cactus at Fridays launch event. Picture: Polly Hancock.

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Chameleon dies in City Road flat fire as fire fighters warn: ‘Don’t risk your life for a cheap charger’

PUBLISHED: 11:38 11 December 2018

Emma Bartholomew

Fire at Bradwell Ave Dagenham.

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Demolition of Richard Cloudesley School on Golden Lane Estate suspended after gas leak

PUBLISHED: 17:52 10 December 2018 | UPDATED: 17:52 10 December 2018

Sam Gelder

Roads were closed after the gas leak on Saturday morning. Picture: Ryan Dilley

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Books: Ghost Trees by Bob Gilbert

PUBLISHED: 16:58 10 December 2018

Bridget Galton

Bob Gilbert picture in Highbury Fields by Polly Hancock

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Collapsed kitchen ceiling could have ‘crushed and killed’ Holloway nurse

PUBLISHED: 16:04 10 December 2018 | UPDATED: 16:15 10 December 2018

Lucas Cumiskey

A huge hole left in the ceiling of Ms Kelly's flat in Lorraine Road. Picture: Ms Kelly

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‘Heart-breaking ordeal’: Bulldog with dead puppy in ruptured uterus abandoned in Finsbury Park alley
Florence the dog was treated at Harmsworth Memorial Animal Hospital after she was discovered abandoned and gravely-ill in a Finsbury Park alley. Picture: RSPCA Archant ...
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Review: Operation Ouch, Apollo Theatre

PUBLISHED: 11:46 10 December 2018 | UPDATED: 11:46 10 December 2018

Bridget Galton

Operation Ouch Dr Chris and Dr Xand

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Sotheby Mews: Islington leader open to ‘conversations with service users’ but day centre is still closing
Sotheby Mews Day Centre campaigners on the town hall steps before the petition was handed in to Islington Council last year. Picture: James Morris Archant ...
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Scuppered: Islington man caught with £800,000 cocaine in car boot through routine stop and search

PUBLISHED: 07:53 10 December 2018

Emma Bartholomew

William Dunford. Picture: Met Police

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