My FAVE North London Pub - (esp. for football)

I can’t say I’ve been to anywhere near all the pubs in North London…So I know I’m not a pub expert of the sorts… 572 more words

London Experiences

Arsenal's Highbury Hiatus

On the 30th September 1998, Tony Adams led Arsenal, the reigning English champions, out to play Panathinaikos in the Champions League. It was the Gunners’ first home game in Europe’s premier club competition for almost seven years. 1,344 more words


He shoots, He scores. Why Thierry Henry's punditry debut is just the start of the Va Va Voom

Arsenal’s favourite son Thierry Henry made his official debut as a Sky pundit last weekend and whilst his former team delivered an efficient performance on the pitch, just how did he fare off it? 764 more words


From High-bury to The Emi-not-so-greats.

Every club’s fans complain. But in the recent history one club’s supporters have taken complaining to new heights of whinging, past the level of ‘diva’, onwards to ‘spoilt brat’ and beyond. 1,277 more words


Highbury Station

Highbury Station     Old Cock Tavern Pub on the left     Early 1900s

Published by Cornflower for Islington Local History Centre

Received this from a pal who lives nearby and often sends interesting postcards my way. 87 more words