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Islington News Autum 2021

The autumn 2021 edition of Islington News, The Journal of the Islington Society, is now available. You can download and view this from...

David Gibson elected Vice-President of the Society

David Gibson, who stood down as Chairman of the Islington Society last year, was elected a Vice-President of the Society at its Annual General Meeting last night, in acknowledgement of his ten years in office and the considerable contribution he has made both to the...
Residents fight Regents Quarter development

Residents fight Regents Quarter development

Local residents are organising resistance against new proposals for the redevelopment of Regent Quarter in King’s Cross. The Islington Society is supporting their campaign and has outlined its objections in advance of the council planning committee review of the...
Historic Victorian Station Master’s House Demolished

Historic Victorian Station Master’s House Demolished

Demolition has been completed of the former station master’s house on Junction Road. The Better Archway Forum, The Islington Society and others have fought to save it, but the most recent application to demolish the building and redevelop the site has been approved by...
Islington in Bloom winners announced

Islington in Bloom winners announced

We are proud to have sponsored this year’s Islington in Bloom competition – an annual celebration of the benefits of gardening for making life cleaner, greener and healthier! The winners have now been announced: Best Community Garden: Gardeners of Wedmore Best Back...

Andrew Clayton’s talk on Islington’s Villas

For those who were unable to watch live Andrew Clayton’s excellent talk on Islington’s Villas, here is the recording. Details of our local listing project please visit https://www.islingtonsociety.org.uk/discover/islingtons-locally-listed-buildings/...