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Islington Council and BetterGLL turning Sobell into glorified 'playpen' and conference venue without consultation

If Islington Council and GLL plan to turn Sobell Leisure Centre into a giant ‘playpen’ cum conference venue, why don’t they just come out and say so? 1,709 more words

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Was trampoline park a ‘done deal’ before BetterGLL started running the Sobell?

BetterGLL’s own news story on the 1 April 2014 start of the Islington leisure management contract announced plans for ‘extreme activity’ area at the Sobell centre. 860 more words

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Standing strong after Manchester

Following the tragic attack in Manchester on Monday 22nd May, I, made the following statement:

“On behalf of Islington Council and everyone in Islington, I send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of those killed and injured in Manchester last night. 177 more words


Labour's manifesto - tried and tested in local government

One of the best things about Labour’s manifesto is that many of the best ideas in it have been tried and tested by Labour in local government – especially here in Islington. 533 more words


New Community Centre for Tollington

For the ten years they ran Islington Council, the Lib Dems neglected Tollington ward. 

When Islington Labour took power at the Town Hall in 2010 we decided to invest across the borough. 209 more words


Making a Difference with Less

With this Labour administration, Islington Council is on the side of ordinary working people.

Despite the massive cuts imposed on Islington by the Tory Government (and their Lib Dem helpers) I’m proud of everything we’ve done for our borough over the last few years. 28 more words