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Life and fate

Russia’s war in Ukraine has a bitter personal resonance for Clerkenwell fashion designer Antoni Burakowski, of design duo Antoni...

In recovery

Credit: Central District Alliance
Trees, tourists, jobs and apps: Debbie Akehurst of the Central District Alliance talks about its plans for EC1 by...

The mystery strolls

The Museum of Walking group has created a dynamic new open-air Clerkenwell theatrical experience – The Walking Cure by...

A sorry tail

Squirrel climbing a cable
An EC1 estate is plagued by aggressive squirrels by Steven Separovich For the last three years the residents of...

Right up my alley

Artist Caragh Thuring by her work
A new community centre in Holborn is helping to change the way such spaces are seen. Holborn House, in...

Modern Times

Chuni Lal Katial & W L Prowse & Others (1939) Credit Islington Local History Centre
A friend to Mahatma Gandhi, the UK’s first Asian mayor was the force behind the Finsbury Health Centre. As...

Fire at Ironmongers Row

Norman Street, Islington
Ten fire engines and 70 firefighters were called today to a fierce blaze at Islington’s famous Ironmonger Row Baths...

Knowledge is power

Clerkenwell-based data company Centric Lab is aiming to give citizens as much information about their environment as possible A...