Joan of Arc: a first for London

St Joan of Arc church in Highbury, London (n.d.) from a parsih publication of 2013

The nave in the church of St Joan of Arc (c.2000), Highbury, London… 603 more words


Tom Grennan: The Next Big Thing

Tom Grennan

Union Chapel, Highbury – 20th April 2017

Bringing the rowdy passion of the football terraces to a 19th century Gothic church is an unlikely combination from a rising pop-soul star, but Bedford bluesman Tom Grennan absolutely nails it.  621 more words

Gig Reviews

Is Arsene Wenger's 21 Year Reign at Arsenal Coming to an End?

When Arsène Wenger arrived at Highbury in October 1996, Arsenal’s fans wondered who he was. They had no idea in that moment that the Unknown French Manager would change the club forever. 362 more words

My first Arsenal game at Highbury

Arsenal v Liverpool, February 24th 1976

My dad took me to the big match, he eased me in gently to the large crowds by taking me to a few reserve games prior to this. 285 more words


Live Review: Six By Seven at The Garage, Highbury

Six by Seven are one of those bands so inextricably linked to a period of my life that it’s hard to listen to either of their first two albums, 1998’s beautifully sparse  596 more words

Coconut Grove, Highbury

One of the features of living in Arsenal are the crazy, enormous crowds when there’s any home fixture for the football team. Jen and I were tempted by the many, greasy smelling food trucks that appear on these days but we ended up preferring the home comforts of something off Deliveroo. 111 more words


#FootballFebruary | Day Ten

Day Ten | Thierry Henry, The Arsenal FC, Highbury 1913-2006 Card