A Canonbury crook who used his stolen moped to do a series of phone thefts across Islington and Hackney was yesterday jailed.

Old Street roundabout could soon be the site of the UK’s second tallest building – or a copy of Stonehenge.

Police in Stoke Newington are hunting a man who is wanted on recall to prison after breaching the conditions of his licence.

Two men and one boy from Islington have been sentenced over a spate of moped phone snatches in Hackney, the City and Westminster last month.

Terrorist murderer Darren Osborne was this afternoon sentenced to life in prison – as Islington Council announced a Finsbury Park memorial for his victim Makram Ali.

A Clapton man was last night charged with murdering Daniel Frederick in Stoke Newington.

Darren Osborne, the man accused of carrying out the Finsbury Park terror attack, this afternoon said he planned to kill Islington North MP and Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

A woman who fell asleep at Finsbury Park station on Sunday woke up to find a pervert kissing her.

Darren Osborne, the alleged perpetrator of the Finsbury Park terror attack, sat back casually in his seat as shocking CCTV of the incident was played in court this afternoon.

Darren Osborne, the man accused of carrying out the Finsbury Park terror attack, had corresponded with far-right activist Jayda Fransen, a court heard.

The team at Newington Green’s popular Alma has opened a new pub, Be-Bop-A-Lula, in Green Lanes. It’s great. James Morris isn’t surprised.

A 19-year-old man is in a critical condition after was stabbed in Lordship Road, Stoke Newington, last night.

A man was last night arrested on suspicion of murdering Daniel Frederick in Shakspeare Walk, Stoke Newington.

Two men were last night trapped in a car after a collison in Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park, last night.

Police this morning arrested a second man on suspicion of murdering a 20-year-old man in Bartholomew Court, off Old Street, on New Year’s Day.

A man has been jailed for eight years over a string of late-night burglaries in Hackney.

Two men who sprayed high strength corrosive liquid in the faces of two women during violent robberies in Hackney have today been sentenced to a total of 28 years.

A murder investigation is under way after a man was fatally attacked in a Seven Sisters Road cafe on Tuesday night.

A man is currently fighting for his life after a serious assault in Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park, last night.

Detectives need help from a witness who intervened during a brawl which left a victim with a severe jaw injury in Shoreditch.

Two Lower Clapton men have been convicted of playing a part in 17 moped smash and grab raids on mobile phone stores.

A campaign group has lost its battle to restrict music events in Finsbury Park – but has promised to appeal yet again by taking the case to the Supreme Court.

Do you know this man? Police launched an appeal for information this morning after a man was glassed in an Old Street bar.

A man has been jailed for three years over two robberies in Kingsland High Street.

Police are appealing for information after a cyclist suffered life threatening injuries in Clapton this afternoon.

Do you know these men? Police are appealing for information after a victim was floored and repeatedly kicked in the head in a brutal City Road attack.

A man has been charged in connection with a serious assault in City Road that left a man unconscious and a woman with a broken nose.

Food review: Flock, Tower Hill

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Flock describes itself as a “next generation coffee house”. But that only tells part of the story.

Some of Hackney’s most fascinating buildings are open to the public for free tours this weekend.

Police this week seized a samurai sword and “Rambo-style” combat knife in Hackney.


To celebrate LGBT history month, Hackney resident Amanda talks about her journey to becoming a foster carer, with the council’s support and training.

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