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17 Apr

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Chapter 4 – Health: Choose the Right Treatment 

10 Apr

Chapter 4 Health: Choose the Right Treatment Information based on the Islington Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) leaflet called 'Choose the Right Treatment' that explains the range of health services available in Islington and which...


Chapter 3 – Parking Permits for Diesel Cars 

10 Apr

Chapter 3 Parking Permits for Diesel Cars Notification to owners of diesel vehicles that, from April 1st 2015, they will be charged an extra 96 when renewing their parking permits because diesel emissions are known to be linked to...


Chapter 2 – Interpreting Service: Feedback meeting for Deaf People 

10 Apr

Chapter 2 Interpreting Service: Feedback meeting for Deaf People Invitation to a meeting for Deaf people to feedback on and discuss the Islington Sign Language Interpreting Service at the Town Hall on Wednesday 20th May 2015 from 5:30 8:30pm...


Chapter 1 – Welcome & Introduction 

10 Apr

Chapter 1 Welcome Introduction Introduction to the April/May 2015 edition of SignPost - the BSL bulletin for the Islington Deaf Community - including an update on the Guides to Services for Deaf People which are now available...


Chapter 5 – SignPost Closing Comments 

10 Apr

Chapter 5 SignPost Closing Comments Request for comments and feedback on SignPost and confirmation that the next edition will be in June 2015.


Helping adults with learning disabilities in to employment 

19 Feb

Helping adults with learning disabilities in to employment Find out about the work out Our Community Access Project does to help adults with learning disabilities back in to employment.


SignPost February March 2015 Meetings to Discuss GPs & Health Services PPG 

5 Feb

SignPost February March 2015 Meetings to Discuss GPs Health Services PPG From: Islington Council Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:36 More in Entertainment...


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 7 – Meetings to Discuss GPs & Health Services (PPG) 

4 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 7 Meetings to Discuss GPs Health Services (PPG) Invitation to Patient Participation Group (PPG) meetings happening in north, central and south Islington during March 2015 run by Voluntary Action Islington...


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 1 – Welcome & Introduction 

2 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 1 Welcome Introduction Introduction to the February/March 2015 edition of SignPost - the BSL bulletin for the Islington Deaf Community, including a reminder about different categories of sign language...


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 6 – Employment Commission – Good News Story 

2 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 6 Employment Commission Good News Story Case study of successful partnership working between Islington Council, Jobcentre Plus and local employers to support Deaf teenager, Lewis Tompkins, into work...


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 9 – SignPost Closing Comments 

2 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 9 SignPost Closing Comments Request for comments and feedback on SignPost and confirmation that the next edition will be in April 2015.


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 8 – Play Netball 

2 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 8 Play Netball Information about playing netball as a way to have fun, get fit make new friends.


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 2 – Meetings with Councillors or MPs 

2 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 2 Meetings with Councillors or MPs Explanation of the role of Councillors and MPs and your right to request a meeting with them.


SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 7 – Meetings to Discuss GPs & Health Services (PPG) 

2 Feb

SignPost (February/March 2015): Chapter 7 Meetings to Discuss GPs Health Services (PPG) Invitation to Patient Participation Group (PPG) meetings happening in north, central and south Islington during March 2015 run by Voluntary Action Islington...



London Assembly »

The Road Ahead 

31 Jul

Motorists could face a 90 per cent increase in the cost of driving on London’s roads under controversial plans put forward by the Mayor of London, a new report shows.


Road pricing proposals: Motorists face 90 per cent hike in road charges under Mayor’s plans 

31 Jul

Road pricing proposals: Motorists face 90 per cent hike in road charges under Mayor’s plans – – New report assesses the cost of road pricing to Londoners – Scheme was proposed by Mayor and backed by majority of London Assembly...


The Cost of Khan 2017 – Report 

29 Jun

Throughout his election campaign and since taking office, Sadiq Khan has insisted he will be the “most pro-business Mayor London has ever had”.


Grenfell: Mayor refuses to review fire safety of proposed tower blocks 

23 Jun

– Sadiq Khan dismisses request, claiming new buildings are ‘safer’ – Tottenham block built in 2015 has same cladding as Grenfell Tower – No sprinklers proposed in 17-storey Harrow development Sadiq Khan has refused to review...


Plans to close half of London police stations exposed in leaked emails 

23 Jun

– Memos show front counters will reduce from 73 to 36 –  Sadiq Khan’s team has been formulating plans since December – Includes discussions of how best to spin the closures to the public – Mayor used election campaign...


Susan Hall 

20 Jun

Constituency: Londonwide GLA Conservatives spokesperson on Economy Member of the Economy Committee Member of the Police and Crime Committee Susan was elected as a Harrow Councillor for Hatch End Ward in 2006.


Low pay will leave 30,000 more working families in poverty by 2020, report finds 

28 Apr

– Mayor should name and shame FTSE 100 companies that don’t pay the London Living Wage – Over 160,000 Londoners are trapped in a cycle of low-pay work – 70 companies on the FTSE 100 currently do not pay the London Living ...


Rich City Poor Pay 

28 Apr

A new report is calling on the Mayor to help Londoners out of low-pay, and publish the names of the FTSE 100 companies in London that have not signed up to his London Living Wage program.


Cash for Access 

30 Mar

The report “Cash for Access: Expanding the availability of new cash machines” calls for fee-free cash machines to be included in all new major developments across London.


Londoners pay £18million a year in cash machine fees 

30 Mar

– Lack of access to ATM’s disproportionately affects low-income groups, the disabled, and the elderly – Free cash machines should be included in all new major developments Pay-to-use cash machines cost Londoners £18million a year...


London’s emergency services struggling to comply with Mayor’s earlier ULEZ deadline 

21 Mar

– Fire, ambulance and police services all say they will be affected by 2019 implementation – Met needs to replace 82 per cent of its fleet – all of its diesel vehicles – Fire brigade faced with paying daily charge on 52 non...


Metropolitan Line Extension £50million short of budget 

15 Mar

– Letter confirms project may stall if additional cash is not found – Mayor’s fares policy could be putting £284million project at risk Officials at Transport for London have confirmed the Metropolitan Line Extension is £50million...


Crossrail to launch on line that suffered 50,000 hours of passenger delays 

13 Mar

– TfL Rail will be used as the North-East part of the £15billion Crossrail project – New figures show TfL Rail suffered 3 million minutes of passenger delays in 6 months, equivalent to 5.7 years – Causes of delays included...


Struck Out 2 

27 Feb

Strike action should be banned and judges should be given powers to rule on industrial disputes to keep Londoners out of the firing line.


Ban strikes and let independent judges rule on industrial disputes, says new report 

27 Feb

– Assembly Member Keith Prince wants introduction of ‘binding pendulum arbitration’ – System would mean independent ruling on disputes without costly walkouts – Report shows tube and Southern strikes would have been avoided...


More London Assembly


FixMyStreet »

Undrained pedestrian crossing, 18th August 

18 Aug

Adjacent road gulley needs fall corrected to drain properly Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Mount Pleasant Mews, N4 Report on FixMyStreet...


Zing Zing waste dumped on the footpath, 16th August 

16 Aug

Zing Zing have dumped their unsightly commercial waste yet again on the public footpath outside the permitted hours.


Zing Zing waste dumped on the footpath, 16th August 

16 Aug

Zing Zing have improperly contained waste left on the footpath outside the designated hours.


Zing Zing flytipping from rear access via Chatterton Road, 16th August 

16 Aug

Zing Zing (Blackstock Road, Finsbury Park) workers have dumped an old green sofa on to Chatterton Road blocking the path for people to walk.


Rubbish in street, 15th August 

15 Aug

Rubbish left in dtreet Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Marriott Road, N4 Report on FixMyStreet...


(REPEAT OFFENDERS) Zing Zing, 142 Blackstock Road have put out waste outside designated hours, 15th August 

15 Aug

Zing Zing put out their waste outside the hours permitted.


Xrace left signs in the park, 13th August 

13 Aug

Xrace didn't clear the park from all of their signs.


Heroine addicts/homeless tent setup, 12th August 

12 Aug

Heroine addicts setup tent in the park near the entrance from the Upper Street, this needs urgent attention as the park is full of kids every day.


Public toilet sign facing wrong way, 12th August 

12 Aug

Someone bent the sign to point the wrong way.


Abandoned bike, 8th August 

8 Aug

Bicycle has been abandoned Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Holloway Road, N7 Report on FixMyStreet...


Late night refuse collection, 7th August 

7 Aug

Dear to whom it may concern, I'd like to lodge a complaint against the late night refuse collection occurring every evening at 11-11:30pm as a big rubbish truck empties the commercial bins at the entrance to the Waste Recycling Centre, ...


Dangerous badly rocking manhole cover located in the carriageway, making a ‘banging’ noise during vehicle over run., 7th August 

7 Aug

Dangerous badly rocking manhole cover located in the carriageway, making a 'banging' noise during vehicle over run.


Abandoned bike, 4th August 

4 Aug

Bike with rusted chain, no wheels.


Man hole cover in road collapsing, 4th August 

4 Aug

Man hole has dropped a couple of inches one side.


Uneven surfaces, 3rd August 

3 Aug

This bit of road is becoming increasingly patchy and it is now dangerous to cycle.


More FixMyStreet


FOI requests »

Waste and recycling collection dates 

18 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Matt Kane on 18 August 2017 .


Elderly home care information 

18 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Melvin on 18 August 2017 .


Elderly home care information 

18 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Melvin on 18 August 2017 .


Elderly home care information 

17 Aug

Request sent to Islington Borough Council by Melvin on 17 August 2017 .


Waste and recycling collection dates 

16 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Matt Kane on 16 August 2017 .


Organisational Structure Chart for all of the Head of Educational psychology Department. 

15 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to frank rufus on 15 August 2017 .


Information regarding One Public Estate Scheme 

15 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Nathan Reid on 15 August 2017 .


Waste and recycling collection dates 

14 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Matt Kane on 14 August 2017 .


PROW Data 

11 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Chubby Rambler on 11 August 2017 .


Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

11 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Mr Wilde on 11 August 2017 .


Tree Preservation Orders Digital Format 

10 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Mr Wilde on 10 August 2017 .


Organisational Structure Chart for all of the Head of Educational psychology Department. 

8 Aug

Request sent to Islington Borough Council by frank rufus on 8 August 2017 .


Information regarding One Public Estate Scheme 

7 Aug

Request sent to Islington Borough Council by Nathan Reid on 7 August 2017 .


Smart benches 

4 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to Abdul Hai on 4 August 2017 .


Who’s who in Children’s Services 

4 Aug

Response by Islington Borough Council to James Judge on 4 August 2017 .


More FOI requests


Parliament »

Hospitals: Waiting Lists | Department of Health | Written Answers 

23 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average waiting time was between referral to secondary care and the beginning of treatment in (a) England, (b) London, (c) the London Borough of Islington and (d) Islington South and Finsbury...


General Practitioners: Wales | Department of Health | Written Answers 

22 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans he has to monitor the introduction in Wales of an 18-month training placement for general practice during which trainees will be salaried directly by the Welsh NHS; and whether he plans to...


General Practitioners: Contracts | Department of Health | Written Answers 

22 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many new (a) General Medical Services, (b) Personal Medical Services and (c) Alternative Provider Medical Services contracts were agreed with GP practices in (i) England, (ii) London, (iii) the...


General Practitioners: Resignations | Department of Health | Written Answers 

22 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of (a) male and (b) female GPs who left the profession, for reasons other than retirement, in each of the last 10 years.


General Practitioners: Overseas Workers | Department of Health | Written Answers 

22 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of UK-trained GPs who opted to practice overseas on completing their training in each of the last 10 years.


General Practitioners: Finance | Department of Health | Written Answers 

22 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many and what proportion of GP practices in (a) England, (b) London, (c) the London Borough of Islington and (d) Islington South and Finsbury constituency have received funding from (i) the Prime...


[Mr Christopher Chope in the Chair] – Human Rights (Saudi Arabia) | Westminster Hall debates 

21 Jul

The Minister mentioned the UN Human Rights Council’s universal periodic review, which was very strict and raised many complaints about Saudi Arabia.


Social Security Benefits | Department for Work and Pensions | Written Answers 

21 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to the draft Welfare Reform and Work Bill, for what reasons the Welfare Reform and Work Bill proposes to repeal section 96(6) to (8) of the Welfare Reform Act 2012 on the link...


Housing Benefit | Department for Work and Pensions | Written Answers 

21 Jul

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether it is his policy that existing exemptions for (a) disability living allowance, (b) personal independence payments, (c) discretionary housing payments, (d) working tax credit and...


Welfare Reform and Work Bill | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Obviously, a reduction in local authority rents is good for tenants—I fully understand that—but does my right hon.


Welfare Reform and Work Bill | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Obviously, a reduction in local authority rents is good for tenants—I fully understand that—but does my right hon.


Welfare Reform and Work Bill | Commons debates 

20 Jul

Obviously, a reduction in local authority rents is good for tenants—I fully understand that—but does my right hon.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

I think we should thank the Freedom of Information Act for today’s statement.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

I think we should thank the Freedom of Information Act for today’s statement.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

I think we should thank the Freedom of Information Act for today’s statement.


More Parliament





LocalGov blogs »
  • A Changemaking Vision for Local Government
    18 Aug 17
    At a time of intense financial pressures and when central government’s mind is on other things, many are asking themselves where local government goes next. In a think-piece launching NLGN’s new vision, Adam Lent and Jessica Studdert call …
  • The international series: Local government in France
    18 Aug 17
    French government is stereotypically synonymous with strong centralisation and hierarchical structure . This means a comparatively weaker role for local authorities, with France ranked as the 13th least decentralised in the OECD with regards…
  • What I wish I could tell my boss: 'You take money from people who have the least'
    18 Aug 17
    The local government worker: you enjoy a fat salary as vulnerable members of our communities face crisis You don’t understand that our work is hard. You ask us to deliver complex services, yet our work is undermined by budget cuts. Waiting…
  • A customs deal is necessary but not sufficient for frictionless trade
    16 Aug 17
    A deal on customs is important to reducing post-Brexit trade friction, but a new paper from the Institute for Government argues that is only half the story.
  • Open procurement for a digital government
    16 Aug 17
    On 11 September, we’ll be hosting an event to look into how we can open up procurement for a digital government. Find out how to take part.
  • Viewpoint: Local authorities getting Living Wage accreditation encourages local employers to do the same
    16 Aug 17
    A recent guide to the London Living wage highlights the link between local authorities with Living Wage accreditation and a greater number of local employers paying the London Living Wage, Alice Woudhuysen explains.
  • The world's challenges can't be solved by so-called heroic leaders
    16 Aug 17
    Individualistic leaders such as Donald Trump are utterly misguided – global problems can be solved only through shared, collective leadership John Bryson and Barbara Crosby are co-authors of Leadership for the Common Good: Tackling Public …
  • From burgers to breaded mackerel: how Croydon is fighting the fat
    15 Aug 17
    On one of London’s unhealthiest high streets one in four children is obese, but now the council has stepped in The high street in New Addington, south Croydon is one of the unhealthiest in London. Dotted between a launderette and a betting…
  • All in a day’s work…Councillor Margaret Lishman, Burnley Borough Council
    15 Aug 17
    Over the rest of the summer we are running a short series of posts from councillors around the country about different aspects of the role. Councillor Margaret Lishman is a Liberal Democrat councillor in Burnley. She is the council’s Dementia…
  • Quarterly missions: a new way of working
    14 Aug 17
    As we’ve done since the beginning of GOV.UK, teams will continue to work in an agile way. However, work is now organised into quarter-long missions, each with a specific goal.
  • Take your #cityhallselfie!
    14 Aug 17
    Tomorrow is #CityHallSelfie day! ELGL – an American local government association – have been celebrating the public sector in this light-hearted way and this year we thought we would join in the fun. Kirsten Wyatt of ELGL explains how it all…
  • Local government services to start using GOV.UK Notify
    14 Aug 17
    GOV.UK Notify – the government’s digital communications platform – is fast becoming established in central government. We’re now ready to start offering Notify to local government.



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