Society to sponsor Islington in Bloom 2021

The Islington Society is once again sponsoring Islington in Bloom this year, which will feature garden and green space submissions from around the borough in nine categories. The winners will be announced in September. For more information go to Islington Council:...

Museum of London move to West Smithfield approved

The City of London Corporation has this week granted planning permission to the Museum of London to progress its plans to relocate to the long-neglected West Smithfield site. This exciting news will bring an end to the long-running disputes about the redevelopment of...

Mary Cosh

It is with great sadness that we announce the death early on Wednesday morning of Mary Cosh, a founder of the Islington Society, an influential historian and our Vice-President, at the age of 100 after a short stay in the Marie Curie Hospice in Belsize Park. The...

Further response to the Council’s Local Plan revision

The Society has made a further submission in response to the Council’s consultation on its Local Plan revision, which can be seen here. More information about the Local Plan and the Society’s response can be seen here, dated 25...