Islington

Islington artist Sophie Dickens is working hard to create a new collection for her October exhibition that’s taking over Sladmore Contemporary Art Gallery

SOPHIE DICKENS’ SCULPTURES AT SLADMORE ART GALLERY

Islington artist Sophie Dickens is working hard to create a new collection for her October exhibition that’s taking over Sladmore Contemporary Art Gallery. Charlotte Veryard is granted an early view of the artist’s work in progress Sladmore Contemporary Art Gallery in Bruton Place has been taken over by a troop of five large acrobatic monkeys. Before […]

Rosie Millard's dream Islington half marathon

ROSIE MILLARD’S DREAM ISLINGTON HALF MARATHON

Rosie Millard suggests you get your running shoes on – here’s how Islington would make for a dream half marathon

Architect Ian Hay on Islington's beautiful properties

ARCHITECT IAN HAY ON ISLINGTON’S BEAUTIFUL PERIOD PROPERTIES

Islington is full of old and beautiful properties, something we should all embrace and conserve as best we can, architect Ian Hay tells Helen Cahill

MODERN MEDITERRANEAN STYLE FOR YOUR HOME

Med motifs have been given a contemporary look for summer. Update your home with classic tiled walls and floors, graphic motifs and bold blues and yellows but with a chic, designer edge. See our gallery for inspiring ideas and stockists…

Portal restaurant, Islington

RESTAURANT REVIEW: PORTAL, FARRINGDON

Portuguese restaurant Portal, in Farringdon, counts José Mourinho as its number one fan, and Katie Avis-Riordan may well come in at number two, as she discovers a place with attentive service, well-executed dishes and a beautiful setting As we entered Portal, it felt like I had been transported to an idyllic Portuguese dimension away from […]

Gerardo Dottori at the Estorick Collection Islington

CLOSER LOOK AT GERARDO DOTTORI AT THE ESTORICK COLLECTION

Open now at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, Gerardo Dottori: The Futurist View is a unique insight into a pivotal figure of Italian Futurism

Aston Martin Collection for Bespoke HQ

ASTON MARTIN SUITS FOR BESPOKEHQ

Luxury tailoring brand BespokeHQ, sold at The Clerkenwell Collection, and British car manufacturer Aston Martin have joined forces to create a 17-piece menswear collection inspired by the masculinity of the rakish mid-twentieth century gentleman and the classic Aston Martin sports cars of the era The ready-to-wear Autumn/Winter 2014 collection consists of two- and three-piece suits, […]

Tengri: Nancy Johnston on her fashion brand like no other

TENGRI: A FASHION BRAND LIKE NO OTHER

Fashion brand Tengri has its roots in Mongolia and is the result of an amazing journey taken by founder, Islington local Nancy Johnston. She tells Keegan Strandness how redundancy inspired her to follow a dream Islington local Nancy Johnston is a well-versed world traveller. Be it scaling a Costa Rican volcano or backpacking the landscapes […]

About Miss Julie review, King's Head Theatre, Islington

THEATRE REVIEW: ABOUT MISS JULIE, KING’S HEAD THEATRE, ISLINGTON

Katie Avis-Riordan explains why Islington’s King’s Head Theatre is the perfect place to stage a new adaptation of August Strindberg’s classic, Miss Julie From the moment the audience have taken their seats, an atmosphere of danger and apprehension lingers in the newly adapted About Miss Julie. Long-bladed knives glisten from the lighting structure in the […]

10 of the best bathroom stores, shops and designers in London

10 OF THE BEST BATH STORES

From modern and clean lines, to antique and unique designs, we round up 10 of the best bathroom shops, stores, showrooms and designers in London