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Everyone has a story. A writer and journalist on crime fiction and thrillers, Barry Forshaw’s first job in London was selling books at Canonbury Bookshop, 268 Upper Street, now Harvey Jones Kitchens (opposite Euphorium). Here he recalls the amazing people and places of 1970s Islington. Interview by Nicola Baird. “Every…
Everyone on Islington Faces Blog has a story.  Charlie Kiss is active in Unison and the Green Party but started campaigning years ago – setting up a youth CND* group whilst at school. This led to trips to Greenham Common peace camp*, scene of big protests against nuclear missiles during the 1980s, as…