Islington

The Deep is a key cultural attraction in Hull. Surely Islington has something similar?

ROSIE MILLARD ON WHY ISLINGTON SHOULD BE THE UK’S CITY OF CULTURE

Could Islington be the UK’s City of Culture? It may not be so far-fetched, says journalist, broadcaster and Islington resident, Rosie Millard

Gorilla Perfumes

ANGELA FLANDERS ON LONDON’S NICHE FRAGRANCE SCENE

Spitalfields is at the forefront of London’s niche perfumery scene, where more than just fragrances are being bottled. Angela Flanders Perfumer is giving people a new way to discover scents, leading the way when it comes to 21st century perfume

Summer of Rum

THE SUMMER OF RUM: LONDON’S POP-UP RUM SHACKS

Rum is having a moment, and now is the perfect time to better acquaint yourself with the seafarer’s favourite, because August is the #SummerOfRum

This gorgeous garden on Colebrook Row, Islington, takes a leaf out of the Victorian plant collectors' book

A TOTALLY TROPICAL GARDEN IN ISLINGTON

This Georgian period home on Islington’s historic Colebrooke Row is not only filled with glorious Victoriana indoors, it also takes inspiration from the Victorians’ love of ‘collecting plants’ with a magical tropical garden

Smokey Tails

6 OF LONDON’S MOST SIZZLING BARBECUE RESTAURANTS

What could be better than a hearty barbecue flamed over the coals at one of London’s coolest hangouts this summer? From Hoxton to Clapham, we’ve sought out the perfect haunts for those of you who love a shrimp or two on the barbie or a low and slow-cooked beef brisket

MICHAEL FLATLEY DANCE COMPANY LAUNCHES IRISH DANCE CLASSES IN LONDON

Ever envisioned being an Irish dancer? If so, prance your way into one of Michael Flatley’s Dance Academy classes, coming to London this September

Made from the Dead

MADE FROM THE DEAD: TONJA GRUNG TALKS TAXIDERMY

Made from the Dead? Sounds macabre… This is what South African taxidermist Tonja Grung had in mind when she created her taxidermy brand. Grung tells The Resident how she elevated the controversial practice to the next level from her Islington studio

The New Designers exhibition in action last year

SIX DESIGNERS TO WATCH AT THE NEW DESIGNERS SHOW

The New Designers 2016 show at Islington’s Business Design Centre showcases the latest talented new designers to hit the scene. The Resident picks out six new designers from the show to watch in 2016 and beyond…

Abigail Ahern's SS16 collection will bring nature into your home

ABIGAIL AHERN’S NEW FLAGSHIP ISLINGTON STORE

With a new Islington store opening this month and a vibrant, flamboyant faux flower summer collection, interior designer Abigail Ahern is raging full speed ahead…

Hush's Islington 'Pop In'

Ad Feature HUSH WOMENSWEAR OPENS ISLINGTON ‘POP-IN’ STORE

Hush invites you to its latest pop-in store in Islington – a new concept where online meets offline. Try on the summer collection, place an order in store and have it delivered to your door beautifully wrapped…