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...

The secret history

A new interactive map carries the history of Islington’s LGBTQ+ community By Sean Mcgovern When it comes to identifying...

Re-opening time

Writer, pub aficionado and Clerkenwell old-timer Johnny Homer can’t wait for the area’s excellent pubs to open again. One...

You’ll never walk alone

By Kevin Abbey Clerkenwell has been chosen as London’s top area for sightseeing by a website featuring Covid-friendly walks...

On the paper trail

By Oliver Bennett Clerkenwell has long been an inky place. Home to three national newspapers and several magazines –...