The Angel Association, Islington

The Angel Association seeks to improve the quality of life and the built environment for people in St Peter’s and Canalside and St Mary’s and St James’
  • We take up local issues with the council and the police.
  • We support activities for young people in our area, especially provision during school holidays.
  • We plant up forgotten areas on the canal towpath and elsewhere
  • We track planning and licensing issues and comment on issues of importance to residents.
  • We organise events and trips.
  • We hold an annual fund-raiser to provide funds for local charities.

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Latest posts

Angel Association AGM 18 July 2018

The AGM is on Wednesday 18 July at 7pm at St James' Hall, Prebend Street, (corner of Packington Street), N1 8PF The guest speak is Britannia Morton, co-executive director of Sadler's Wells in Islington. She will talk about the challenges of running a major cultural...

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Highbury Corner – TfL sets out final plan

Transport for London has published its response to issues raised in its consultation on Highbury corner. In August 2016 we published our consultation report for Highbury Corner.  We are now pleased to publish the responses to issues raised report.  Please click...

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New Year social on 15 January 2018

MEMBERS’ NEW YEAR SOCIAL You are warmly invited to the Association’s New Year’s drinks party on Monday 15th January in The Club Room at Frederick’s, Camden Passage, N1 from 6pm till 8pm. Beer, wine and canapes will be served. Frederick’s and others have made generous...

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Travel problems at Highbury Corner

Transport for London has now reached the stage of demolishing the bridge and rebuilding. It will mean further travel problems. Holloway Road will be closed in both directions from 18 December to 8 January. There will be no overground No from Highbury and Islington ...

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AGM 11 July 2011

This year's AGM agreed changes to the constitution. The chairman, Eric Sorensen, noted that  the draft revised constitution had been circulated to all members giving 28 days’ notice as required by article 13 of the constitution. Jennet Eyre suggested moving the new...

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Annual General Meeting

    The AGM  will be on 11 July 2017 at 7pm at St James' Hall, Prebend  Street, N1 8PF In addition to the usual business, one of the resolutions proposes the adoption of some amendments to the Constitution of the Association. The Executive Committee believes that it...

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Volunteer drivers needed

Shelter from the Storm, the homeless charity, needs drivers on Mondays and Fridays to pick up food from Pret A Manger in St John Street and take it to Shelter from the Storm which is near Pentonville prison, off the Caledonian Road. The trip takes 35 to 40 minutes. A...

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Guided walk into history

Guided walk – Saturday 21 January  The Spa Field Riots of 1816   In 1816 Islington hosted a huge demonstration to demand political reform and cuts to taxes. The meeting started peacefully but some protestors had other plans. Clerkenwelll and Islington Guide Rob...

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Tribute to Susan de Mont

Susan de Mont  08.01.61 – 03.01.16 For twenty-one years Susan was the indefatigable Treasurer of the Angel Association who saw it as her priority to look after the resources of members past and present and increase donations to local charities seeking our help. It was...

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Volunteers needed for Vincent Terrace woods

The Friends of Vincent Terrace Woods are planning another gardening day on Saturday November 12 from 10.00 to 15.00 hrs to clear up the woods and plant trees generously donated by the Woodland Trust and more daffodils and bluebells for spring . Meet at canal tunnel...

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Visit to the Museum of the Order of St John

Our next social event will be on Sunday 11th September at 3pm when we will be given a guided tour of the Museum of the Order of St John, at St John’s Gate in Clerkenwell. As well as exploring the Order’s 900 year history, the tour will include the ancient Priory...

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