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Our playgrounds will start to open from tomorrow. 👦 Remember, social distancing rules still apply. 👨‍👧 Here are s… https://t.co/SdoCYO5SBs
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeDon't be daunted by keeping your kids entertained in the school summer hols. Sign up for our Things to Do e-newslet… https://t.co/VVnV8kwH0xFilm Creatives are offering a 'FREE' Online Social Media Video Making Course as part of Islington's Summerversity P… https://t.co/hvpGShY6kH“It's the best thing we've ever done! We've had no scam calls through at all.” Are you worried about scam and nuis… https://t.co/w1tY9YyJk8Play an instrument, make beats or write songs? @MusicIslington want to amplify the sound of young Islington – if yo… https://t.co/9yjY39ptqrDo Try This at Home with fun activities from the Institute of Physics this week. Go to this Creative Activities pag… https://t.co/jKfN7TEuEaCovid symptoms? Get tested now. Visit: https://t.co/6ZaUSJbqtp or call 119 to protect friends and family.… https://t.co/gyqD653cC9
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeAre you worried you may be drinking too much? Would you like to know how you can reduce your drinking? Islington re… https://t.co/iAijxXC0uF
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeIf you have teenagers at home show them the #Summerversity website and register for FREE courses in kayaking, yoga,… https://t.co/4jAbz9hcCU
7/8
2020
Funds for the Islington Giving Crisis Fund are running low. Please donate what you can to help support #Islington o… https://t.co/2uukO9HplFIf you’ve furniture that needs removing then choose to reuse and reduce your impact on the environment by donating… https://t.co/CqRlfipy2VKeeping creating music with a wide range of fun music-making ideas & free short courses from @MusicIslington – you… https://t.co/mgyURk9o6NCalling all parents! @IslingtonBC is running summer activities and courses for children and young people. Some are… https://t.co/zp6xwkkULo
7/7
2020
If you have been informed by NHS Test and Trace that you are a contact of a person who had a positive rest result f… https://t.co/0ebueNxaf1
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeHealth services may look different as they have adapted to keep you safe. This might mean speaking to someone over… https://t.co/X7VnQEbmkP
Retweeted by IslingtonLifePeople who stop smoking have less anxiety, depression and stress - plus they are happier than when they smoked! Mak… https://t.co/7BVXCyY1OM
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeOur Resident Support Scheme helps hundreds of households in financial hardship because of coronavirus – with food,… https://t.co/SkJTeHDJhV
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeA #Heatwave summer programme is definitely on, offering a range of activities for children and young people of all… https://t.co/m4GtXIKytU
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeGuess who's coming out to play soon??? You are!! Spaces will be limited so watch out for more updates and how to bo… https://t.co/WnN80skm1Q
Retweeted by IslingtonLife.@IslingtonBC is running its annual #Heatwave summer activities programme for kids and young people! The programme… https://t.co/VwV5PgZp18Calling all young musicians of #Islington! We want to hear YOUR music & broadcast it as part of our #DoYouMakeMusichttps://t.co/O0A3pJj91W
7/6
2020
Local independent retailers are at the heart and our community. Show them your support by shopping local and shoppi… https://t.co/dq0WtbS6TO10% of litter in the Thames is from plastic bottles yet they’re the easiest plastic to avoid. Try going… https://t.co/LFqZDZjCh5
7/5
2020
Do you live in Bunhill and Clerkenwell wards? Your local councillors invite you to an online workshop tomorrow at 3… https://t.co/BJ2vjVMq4tEvery penny you donate to the #Islington Giving Crisis Fund is allocated quickly. Your support means The Hive Food… https://t.co/GEE0R8jjLdWe'll be recognising #KeyWorkers like Dr John McGrath this Sunday #NHSBirthday as he continues to work to keep Isli… https://t.co/oryKJn80b8
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeWelcome back to all of Islington's local businesses opening today! We’ve missed you! 💓 #shoplocal #shopsafely #Islington
7/4
2020
📣One week to go till the launch of the forum+ International LGBTQ+ Film Club! We are looking forward to a fun, crea… https://t.co/MVLU67oj5f
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeJoin us for our Virtual Pride events this July, all from the comfort of your own home. But just like events in the… https://t.co/CLsZrUdomC
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeYour donation, however small, to the #Islington Giving Crisis Fund will help local charities like Healthy Minds, He… https://t.co/ktBY9g8nvNLast chance to enter Islington in Bloom as entries close tomorrow. Don't worry, if you've not planted anything this… https://t.co/xPa0Yi76ciAround 800 plastic bottles per minute end up in landfill or as litter. Take the #PlasticFree challenge and choose t… https://t.co/D8pciqm7i4
7/3
2020
Cotton buds have been in the top 10 items of beach litter in the UK for 25 years. Being so small they can squeeze t… https://t.co/rr2hNjuK4aYou can have your say on the consultation for the transformation of the Holloway Prison site. You can even take a… https://t.co/kZLzpmtk97Help support your small and independent businesses by shopping local. Find out how you can show your support here:… https://t.co/ZtQNp5sxhuPlay an instrument, make beats or write songs? @MusicIslington want to amplify the sound of young #Islington – if y… https://t.co/aazseRQyu8
7/2
2020
Making music for #DoYouMakeMusic IG Live Lockdown Session? Want feedback before you upload? Sign up for a free onli… https://t.co/Q3N6JaTno3The #Islington Giving Crisis Fund means Help on Your Doorstep can call hundreds of vulnerable and isolated resident… https://t.co/vpfTYZAVi2Watch this 👀 🎙️ @IslingtonBC @MusicIslington @smallgreensh00t @JermainJackman & @IslingtonYC #Islingtonhttps://t.co/Ns267YdZIaWe’re keen to keep the 600 saplings that have been planted in the last 2 years healthy. If you’ve got a tree like t… https://t.co/7aBUeBvjaU
7/1
2020
NHS test and trace employees will never ask for financial details, PINS, or banking passwords over the phone, and t… https://t.co/uvdJcivodg
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeLooking for support to stop smoking in another language? Stop Smoking London’s online information and motivational… https://t.co/ESw6kw2sIf
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeSmoking damages the lungs which may make the impact of coronavirus worse. Now is the time to quit! Get tailored tel… https://t.co/XLpIcXnQMC
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeThis is Rebecca, who tried our Try Before You Bike scheme is thrilled with her bike & even wants to name it. If yo… https://t.co/McpYyCwLyRBeyond excited ♥️ @MusicIslington @KayaJunction @ICoS_Islington @IslingtonBC @IslingtonYC @Lauraeden14https://t.co/yHRwZzUdbm
Retweeted by IslingtonLife❗️ Don't forget ❗️ there's still time to enter Islington in Bloom. Get your entries in by this Sunday to be in with… https://t.co/VmJ3c1VLSx
6/30
2020
@IslingtonBC and @HWIslington need your support, the want to understand the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on resi… https://t.co/GK7uaJxDd8
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeDo you make music? Aged 18 or under? Want the world to hear it? Upload your homemade song/track/recorded piece by J… https://t.co/JH11BrEABlPlease donate what you can to the #Islington Giving Crisis Fund to help local organisations like Company three, whi… https://t.co/ztgIN4ClIgLong, stringy items like dental floss and hair very easily tangle and contribute to ‘fatbergs’ that block our sewer… https://t.co/SWuObBCjqU
6/29
2020
If you’ve furniture that needs removing then choose to reuse and reduce your impact on the environment by donating… https://t.co/YVpVqJNsri @LittleIngram_ @IslingtonBC Hi Emily, thanks for getting in touch. What a lovely idea! I'd suggest you approach our… https://t.co/d54sbg0zpHOverhanging foliage and hedges can make social distancing on pavements especially difficult. @Islingtonbc are maint… https://t.co/FHI76yXpvJ
6/28
2020
Contact lenses are often made from plastic yet 20% of wearers admit to flushing used ones down the toilet. Make sur… https://t.co/XTHj8n8h0eGardening doesn't have to take place outside! If you're looking to enter @IslingtonBC's Islington in Bloom competit… https://t.co/Yi1Xw5af2d
6/27
2020
Single-use masks are not recyclable but it’s incredibly easy and cheap to make your own reusable one.… https://t.co/zw9bPHwazFCan you help? We want to help keep our local street trees looking fabulous, especially the 600 saplings that have b… https://t.co/MW3PUYOwXMEvery penny you donate to the #Islington Giving Crisis Fund is allocated quickly. Your support means The Hive Food… https://t.co/eJ69teU3Ip
6/26
2020
Make the most of the food in your fridge. With @wiseuptowaste we'll be tackling some of the topics that concern our… https://t.co/4vl6Sl95oyYour donation, however small, to the #Islington Giving Crisis Fund will help local charities like Healthy Minds, He… https://t.co/k0f22Mb8HSThe #Islington Giving Crisis Fund is a lifeline for our residents at the moment. Every penny you donate is allocate… https://t.co/gaTllajr2E
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeExplore arts, dance outdoor and creative activity at home this week, with ideas for making, performing, and much mo… https://t.co/59CHmAneFxFor #Word2020 #WellConnected we took the #247challenge: One day, I learnt to float in the deep end. Stop, too dan… https://t.co/iYXrb8WT81
Retweeted by IslingtonLife#Word2020 #WellConnected #247challenge One day I hope to see that place. The people are traditional, the landscap… https://t.co/NdrJiphmaH
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeHave you heard? Islington's blooming great horticulture competitions is still on, and, has moved online. We caught… https://t.co/gLWYfcrYqnIt looks set to be another hot day today.😎☀️ Remember - look out for your neighbours, especially older people, youn… https://t.co/RaayE2pMUi
6/25
2020
We sat down with Seán from @IslingtonsPride to discuss Islington's LGBT archive project, their digital trail and wh… https://t.co/4A350Xo4emStay cool in the heatwave: #Pride special of Incite! @forumplus's free open mic LGBT+ spoken word night, hosted by… https://t.co/pAGS1bJW6t
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeHow are you coping in this heat? It could reach 32C today - check the NHS website for tips on staying safe, and don… https://t.co/0NS2D0FLkV @metoffice Drive a car or van? In this heat, remember to take all alcohol-based hand sanitiser with you when you ge… https://t.co/22qqyjI8uATemps could reach 32C today☀️ @metoffice has issued a Level 3 Heat alert. Remember: look out for yourself + others,… https://t.co/pwg0Kx5eMMSwitching to reusables is a great way to reduce how much single use plastic you use. Check out these 7 simple ways… https://t.co/jT9bJlzTYAStill time to enter this year's Islington in Bloom competition. There's 2 categories for children to enter and funn… https://t.co/5FG9NNBo6n
6/24
2020
The number of wet wipes found on UK beaches has increased by more than 700% in the last decade. Whether you’re usin… https://t.co/9GNLlO4qF9Explore music, words, beats, rhythm & rhyme with these free short online courses - music production with @its_cdr,… https://t.co/qHLR5PyTPuMake the most of the food you have. Storing food correctly has the potential to make it last up to three days longe… https://t.co/1Wkm32RaIVBook your free ticket for #FreedomOfSexpression: Pride, Comics and Tom of Finland and join us this Friday at 6pm on… https://t.co/31d58cvtCL
Retweeted by IslingtonLife#WindrushDay2020 read & listen to: Citizens of Empire - a poem by Eula Harrison https://t.co/g1BBGRdg3v #Word2020https://t.co/nE8K6yJ2sj
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeFunds for the Islington Giving Crisis Fund are running low. Please donate what you can to help support #Islington o… https://t.co/KDa5AFks2G
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeLearn more about #WindrushDay from the resources compiled by @IslingtonLife https://t.co/zRgvapJxzg
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeCommemorating #WindrushDay2020 with 'Keskidee' - UK's first arts, music & self-help centre for the Afro-Caribbean c… https://t.co/D9Z8tZwVWl
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeThe #Islington Giving Crisis Fund means Help on Your Doorstep can call hundreds of vulnerable and isolated resident… https://t.co/tjt9bUbATCTune in tomorrow for a poetry and spoken word evening on Zoom with @forumplus - head over to their Facebook event f… https://t.co/OVfAN39RKX
6/23
2020
House plants not only clean the air you breathe indoors but they can improve your mental health too. If you've rece… https://t.co/wYwury3DjrDo you have a favourite book, film, play or podcast that talks about the history of the #Windrush generation? Share… https://t.co/c2wbuR7HPyOverhanging hedges can make social distancing on pavements especially difficult.@Islingtonbc are still maintaining… https://t.co/qGkOQrjBW4Don’t miss Small Island, the National Theatre’s epic, sold-out production of #Islington author Andrea Levy’s novel… https://t.co/b2JcuBXfS4Colin Adams, director of Brickworks Community Centre in #Islington spoke to us about his parents who came to London… https://t.co/CSsO8H5I93A date for your diaries 📆 This Weds at 7pm, join @forumplus on Zoom for Incite! Poetry Pride Special. It'll be a… https://t.co/EqTLElplHpThere is just time to register for this online talk on #WindrushDay by the acclaimed author and historian Paul Croo… https://t.co/GPAZoGcCHcFor #WindrushDay this year we have put together a page of resources to learn more about the history of the… https://t.co/UtxnSyurAs
6/22
2020
Looking for ways to entertain the kids at home? Discover 10 easy, fun gardening projects that you could even enter… https://t.co/w9REM40DEJMake the most of the food in your fridge. With @wiseuptowaste we'll be tackling some of the topics that concern ou… https://t.co/bDjv6S7xVw
6/21
2020
Greenery boosts your health in ways you probably don’t even realise. As if you needed any more of a reason to get i… https://t.co/iWLIx8URGROverhanging foliage and hedges can make social distancing on pavements especially difficult. @Islingtonbc are maint… https://t.co/oHkk4X8akRDon't miss this amazing #LockdownYourAerial show for #Word2020 from our wonderful #WordAssociation partner… https://t.co/TjZBlX8Qmf
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeJoin our wonderful #WordAssociation partners @lyrixorganix @keychangesmusic @illustrationHQ for this special… https://t.co/X4b68loBwF
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6/20
2020
@IslingtonMuseum @CallyClockTower @IslingtonLife @Islingtonlibs @IslingtonBC @IslingtonWalks @isgiv @RichardWatts01https://t.co/L96V91b7iS
Retweeted by IslingtonLifeHilldrop Area Community Association is home to a number of refugee and migrant community groups which support healt… https://t.co/NbwzLPJqkDListen to the Mencap MeTime service have a weekly radio show on Fridays from 2pm: https://t.co/M32u9sqL0bhttps://t.co/1goulK7pjk
6/19
2020

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