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Fri, 16:45

A Woodberry Down man is among members of an organised crime gang jailed for 30 years for dealing cocaine to City workers.

Fri, 14:18

Players from Millfields Primary School beat their rivals at Rushmore in the seventh annual charity football match held to commemorate the life of Suleman "Solly" Vesamia.

Fri, 11:24

Hackney Council will not be sharing personal data of rough sleepers with the Home Office.

Fri, 10:51

Homerton drill rapper Unknown T has appeared in court charged with murdering Steven Narvaez-Jara at a New Year's party in Old Street.

Thu, 15:37

A pitbull terrier stolen at knifepoint from school kids seven years ago but returned after an appeal has gone missing again - and her owner fears the worst.

The "evil" man who killed Muswell Hill mum-of-one Cathy Burke a month before murdering Stroud Green woman Iuliana Tudos in Finsbury Park has been handed his second life sentence.

Thu, 14:34

Neighbours raised £3,000 for a mental health charity founded by two Stoke Newington mums in memory of their children.

Thu, 13:11

Islington's highest ranking police officer is "acutely conscious" of the violent crime wave gripping Finsbury Park and has pledged do something about it.

Thu, 12:20

Seven Hackney Council workers were sacked last year following fraud probes, with another eight either resigning or leaving while under investigation.

Sport

Yesterday, 21:31

Lawrence Okolie's march towards international honours continued at the O2 Arena with a TKO victory over Mariano Angel Gudino.

Fri, 16:05

Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney has been the subject of two rejected bids from Arsenal, with a third bid believed to be on the way. With the aggressive nature of Arsenal's hunt for the Scotland international, what do we currently know about him? How will he fit into the squad? Who will be affected by his potential arrival?

Fri, 15:31

Vitality Blast South Division: Middlesex (166-3) beat Essex (164-6) by seven wickets

Fri, 12:30

Two Spurs teams will be in action over the coming weekend in different locations

Thu, 13:07

Arsenal are close to signing Real Madrid mifielder Dani Ceballos, but what can the Gunners expect from the Spaniard? Islington Gazette Arsenal reporter Dan Mountney spoke to ESPN's Spanish football expert David Cartlidge to get the lowdown on the 'extremely gifted' 22-year-old.

Thu, 13:00

Hornchurch manager Mark Stimson pleased with fantastic effort from his side as they lost 1-0 to League Two outfit Leyton Orient in pre-season.

Thu, 10:50

Joe Willock shone, Eddie Nketiah scored the winner and Reiss Nelson made an impressive cameo, but what did Arsenal boss Unai Emery make of his young stars after the 2-1 pre-season win over Bayern? Read on to see what he had to say.

Thu, 09:59

Arsenal's young stars shone in their opening game of the International Champions Cup pre-season tournament, as Eddie Nketiah scored a late winner in the Gunners' 2-1 win over over Bayern Munich

Thu, 08:31

Pre season: Hornchurch 0 Leyton Orient 1

Hidden Homeless Campaign

Friday, May 10, 2019

Three people have died at homeless hostel the Shuttleworth Hotel in the space of eight weeks this year, the Gazette has learned.

A rough sleeper being treated in hospital faces the stark choice of returning to a 'building site' B&B - or discharge to the streets.

Entertainment

Fri, 12:39

Simon Cowell is dressed in a familiar crew-cut top and about to deliver a shuddering reality check. "I'm gonna be honest with you, Kojo," he explains, "I don't really like comedians on this show."

Ricky Wilson and his wholesome collective of jolly moshpit makers are back for a seventh LP

If you've ever found yourself peer-pressured in to drinking alcohol when, actually, a soft drink or a mocktail would have been fine, then Club Soda may be of interest.

Luan Goldie is a primary school teacher with a 4-year-old daughter: she does not have a lot of spare time. And yet, when she can muster a few quieter moments to herself, Goldie writes short-stories and longer tales about working class communities which are winning plenty of fans, and quickly.

Whether you're a French national or an out-and-out Francophile, Bastille Day is the perfect excuse to celebrate all things Gallic.

You'll remember Kojo Anim's audition on Britain's Got Talent earlier this year: the standing ovation seemed to go on for about as long as his comedy routine itself.

A virtual-reality gaming lounge and vegan dessert bar is set to open in Homerton next week. Vivid Reality co-founders Rebekah Douglas-Bagley and Yemi Shodipo explain the concept behind their new three-storey space on the High Street.

Nightjar, the multi award-winning speakeasy on City Road, has introduced an Arts & Crafts cocktail menu for the summer.

Melbourne-raised singer-songwriter pens sophomore record of intelligent, fresh and vibrant alt-pop.

Andy Maddocks, co-founder of the Mothership Group, reflects on a decade of quirky events and rooftop parties on Curtain Road.

Al Smith's one-man play about an all-American boy who dreams of taking part in the moon landing was first seen in 2006.

The Boss' first studio album in five years is a masterclass in understated Americana.

An art exhibition made up of 900 brightly coloured resin ice lollies. If you were to imagine the perfect setting for your next Instagram post, this would surely be right up there.

Six years after suffering a mental breakdown, Ebony Ali is doing all that she can to support young people going through similarly turbulent times.

Career ambitions clash with family life in Chasing Rainbows, a new play from Oneness Sankara running at Hoxton Hall from June 25 to July 20.

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