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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 »

Armed forces veterans suffering PTSD need Mayor’s help to access life-changing assistance dogs 

22 Feb

– New report calls on Sadiq Khan to help some of the capital’s 5,360 affected veterans – Loan-scheme could ease access to highly-trained dogs – Canines act as effective alternatives to long-term drug therapies The Mayor of...


Sadiq Khan on track for worst strikes record of any London Mayor 

22 Feb

– Latest walkout means Mayor’s projected yearly average eclipses Boris’s and Ken’s – On course to average 5.05 strikes per year – Record set to get even worse with threat of Night Tube strikes Sadiq Khan is on track for the...


Tower Hamlets election fraud: Met suffered from ‘Rotherham Syndrome’ in failure to investigate 

10 Feb

– Police feared community reaction, says Assembly Member Tony Arbour – Says Met has ‘serious questions to answer’ – Calls for Mayor to launch full investigation An apparent reluctance by the Metropolitan Police to properly...


TfL fares income down £90M due to fewer passenger journeys 

8 Feb

Transport for London has revealed its fares income is down £90million in the year-to-date, raising serious questions about the Mayor’s ability to balance the books.


Nominee passes now costing TfL over £33million a year 

2 Feb

– Travel perk grants free travelcards for flatmates of TfL staff – Mayor urged to give firefighters free travel instead at a fraction of the cost A perk that grants free travel to the flatmates of TfL staff now costs London taxpayers...


Tube Strikes: Mayor gives into unions demands at a cost of £68M 

31 Jan

Against all evidence the Mayor is reversing decisions to reduce hundreds of unnecessary staff The Mayor has given in to union’s demands and massively scaled back plans to reduce unnecessary station staff at a cost of £68million.


Mayor to host representatives of eleven ‘Israeli travel ban’ countries at City Hall reception 

31 Jan

– Mayor set to condemn Trump’s travel ban at tonight’s event – Facing calls to also criticise attending countries that ban Israeli citizens The Mayor of London is set to host representatives of eleven countries that ban Israeli...


BUDGET: Mayor puts Old Oak Common homes at risk with 40% budget cut 

25 Jan

– Experts predict budget cut will impact major project The Mayor of London has cut the budget for Old Oak Common by 40 per cent – despite his claims of increased spending – putting the building of thousands of homes at risk.


BUDGET: Mayor keeps ‘Olympics tax’ after Games debt is wiped 

25 Jan

– Sadiq Khan using loophole to raise cash for his unbalanced budget The Mayor of London is continuing to impose an ‘Olympic tax’ on Londoners – even though the debt of the Games has been wiped.


‘Clumsy’ ULEZ extension will not tackle worst-polluting areas despite costing £780million 

24 Jan

– Extension will only improve air quality by an additional 10% – original ULEZ will see 51% reduction – Projected additional cost of £780million – £220 per household – Money could buy 2,600 hybrid buses for same impact...


a breath of fresh air 

24 Jan

The Mayor of London’s proposal to extend the ULEZ is a clumsy policy that will fail to tackle pollution hotspots and will penalise drivers and businesses in non-polluting areas, a new report shows.


Rail Devolution: Sadiq Khan ‘abdicating responsibility as Mayor’ 

13 Jan

In throwing his toys out of the pram and refusing to co-operate with the government, Sadiq Khan has ruined any chance we as a city had of taking control of mainline rail in London.


The Mayor resorts to mud-slinging rather than addressing the T-Charge facts 

12 Jan

Sadiq Khan appears to be blindly ignoring the facts put in front of him by his own researchers at TfL.


T-charge will cost Londoners £23million a year for ‘negligible’ improvement in air quality 

12 Jan

– TfL predicts just a 1-3% reduction in NOx (nitrous oxide) emissions – 9,000 drivers every day set to be hit with £10 charge – Small businesses with older vehicles will be hardest hit The Mayor of London’s T-charge will ...


Mayor’s ‘reckless’ TfL budget will bring many more tube strikes 

9 Jan

Sadiq Khan’s ‘Zero Strikes’ election pledge has always been considered laughable, but the disruption caused by these upcoming strikes will be no joke.


More London Assembly


FixMyStreet »

Loose & noisy utility cover in road, 21st February 

21 Feb

Loose utility cover in front of 201 St.


Graffiti appearing on shop shutter, 21st February 

21 Feb

Graffiti on shop shutter on Hargrave Road at the hairdressers beyond number 59.


Mud being washed onto road by MY Construction, 20th February 

20 Feb

MY Construction are building in Hermes Street.


Dumped furniture, 17th February 

17 Feb

There has been a sofa and mattress on the pavement for a couple of weeks now.


Bins on the pavement, 14th February 

14 Feb

The recycling was not collected on Monday and there are lots of front gardens which the Refuse Teams left in a mess.


Dumped Mattresses and Christmas Tree, 12th February 

12 Feb

A number of mattresses and a Christmas tree dumped outside entrance to 28 Amwell Street.


Bus stop missing advertisement- extremely bright fluro light shining, 10th February 

10 Feb

The chambers road bus stop is missing its advertisement.


Street light not working., 10th February 

10 Feb

Street light marked 4 is not working.


Dumped bollard, 8th February 

8 Feb

Dumped bollard as seen in photo, been left for several months now.


Dog poo, 8th February 

8 Feb

Needs clearing ASAP.


Water leak, 8th February 

8 Feb

Water gushing from pavement Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 105 Pentonville Road, N1 Report on FixMyStreet...


Abandoned bicycle, 8th February 

8 Feb

This bike was sitting in the middle of the road.


Enormous puddle covers entire footpath, 7th February 

7 Feb

This puddle is covering the entire footpath, so can you please get it fixed.


Bag of broken glass, 6th February 

6 Feb

Outside 22 Ronalds rd Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 33 Ronalds Road, N5 Report on FixMyStreet...


Blocked drain., 1st February 

1 Feb

Blocked drain Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Highbury Grove, N5 Report on FixMyStreet...


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FOI requests »

Reduced overall benefit cap- numbers and average benefit deduction 

21 Feb

Follow up sent to Islington Borough Council by Robert Claridge on 21 February 2017 .


Reduced overall benefit cap- numbers and average benefit deduction 

21 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Robert Claridge on 21 February 2017 .


School places 2017 

21 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Christina Savage on 21 February 2017 .


Inspection of Islington Childrens Homes by Croydon 

21 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Ann McNeil on 21 February 2017 .


Teacher agency spend 2015-2016 

21 Feb

Request sent to Islington Borough Council by Joe inglis on 21 February 2017 .


Homelessness assessments and private medical advice 

16 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Becca Martin on 16 February 2017 .


Homelessness application, Domestic violence and BME services 

16 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to harper goodfellow on 16 February 2017 .


IT Training and Development 

16 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Jatinder Virdi on 16 February 2017 .


Records of children and family files 

16 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Cathy Fox on 16 February 2017 .


Right to buy valuations 

16 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to Estelle Regis on 16 February 2017 .


Right to buy valuations 

16 Feb

Request sent to Islington Borough Council by Estelle Regis on 16 February 2017 .


Council land and land sold 

15 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to James Goodman on 15 February 2017 .


Council land and land sold 

15 Feb

Request sent to Islington Borough Council by James Goodman on 15 February 2017 .


Homelessness application, Domestic violence and BME services 

14 Feb

Response by Islington Borough Council to harper goodfellow on 14 February 2017 .


Inspection of Islington Childrens Homes by Croydon 

13 Feb

Follow up sent to Islington Borough Council by Ann McNeil on 13 February 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





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    21 Feb 17
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    20 Feb 17
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    18 Feb 17
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    17 Feb 17
    Suppliers will be able to start their applications for G-Cloud 9 (G9) in March. To help suppliers prepare their answers before applications open, we’re sharing the draft service questions and categories.  Please note that there may be some …
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    In late 2016, suppliers applied to provide services through Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2. All Digital Outcomes and Specialists suppliers needed to apply to Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 to continue selling their services. 2,018 suppliers…
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    15 Feb 17
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    14 Feb 17
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