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No clarity yet for Islington's EU citizens

In December, I, along with every other Labour Council Leader in London, wrote to the Prime Minister asking that she immediately guarantee the future rights of EU citizens living in our City. 77 more words


Parallel Universes; social workers and abused children

On the 28th September at an Islington Council Executive meeting, I received an apology from Islington Council Leader, Richard Watts.  I was deeply moved by this because, after 27 years of campaigning, it was important for me to hear his acknowledgement of the crimes committed against children whilst in the care of Islington Council from the 70s to the 90s.  3,261 more words

Deselected: First Kurdish woman to become a councillor in Islington

EVERY sitting Labour councillor in Camden who wants to stand again at May’s council elections has so far avoided a members vote on their candidacy. The new… 303 more words


ISN response to Council's investigation proposals

Response of Islington Survivors Network to statement by Richard Watts, Leader of Islington Council concerning an Independent investigation into non-recent abuse in Islington Children’s Homes… 1,105 more words


Islington's German invasion

Islington was invaded yesterday by fans of FC Cologne, intent on going to the match at the Emirates whether they had tickets in advance or not. 472 more words


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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