News - Category: Environment

19/07/2019 in Business Cleaner Environment Transport Uncategorised

Advance Notice: Closure of Chapel Market – Monday 5 August

To facilitate resurfacing works and repainting of market stall pitches, Chapel Market (from the junction of Liverpool Road to Penton Street) will be closed to all vehicles on Monday 5 August. The road closure will be in place from 07.00hrs…

15/07/2019 in Council Environment Transport Uncategorised

Advance Notice: Closure of Liverpool Road – Mon 21 and Tues 22 July

To facilitate the installation of a new mains water connection, on Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd July Liverpool Road will be closed between the junction of Chapel Market and Tolpuddle Street. Traffic diversions will be in place during the closure period.

30/07/2019 in Brighter Business Design Centre Environment Events Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Angel to go ‘full bloom’ for the Floral Art & Design Show in August

The Angel is set to get even more ‘blooming marvellous’ in the coming weeks as shops and restaurants along Islington High Street and Camden Passage will be dressed in incredible floral creations. The displays are being done in conjunction with…

02/07/2019 in Brighter Entertainment Environment Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Free LGBT History walks (and more) in Islington

As part of the ‘Islington Pride’ project, the wonderful Islington Guided Walks organisation is holding a number of FREE walking tours of different parts of Islington, uncovering the LGBT history of each of the areas. The walks commence at 11am…

28/06/2018 in Brighter Council Environment Uncategorised

BRIGHTER – Helping biodiversity bloom in Angel!

We are delighted to have worked with Islington Council and RBS to replant the central courtyard garden of the RBS building on Upper Street.  We joined the Council’s Open Spaces team and staff from RBS to do a bit of…

20/08/2019 in Brighter Business Environment Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: Adding extra colour to City Road

As part of our (never ending) mission to brighten up all parts of the Angel, earlier this summer we were delighted to increase the number of floral decorations in the BID area last month. The latest addition came with the…

21/08/2019 in Brighter Cleaner Entertainment Environment Events Safer Uncategorised

BRIGHTER: London Car Free Day: Sunday 22 September

London Car Free Day takes on Sunday 22 September and Islington is taking part with the creation of a ‘Big Play Street’. A section of St John Street between Clerkenwell Road and Charterhouse Street will be shut to through traffic and is open for…

23/11/2018 in Business Cleaner Environment Uncategorised

CLEANER – Cleaner Heat Cashback Scheme for Small Businesses

If you’re a small business in London and have an older, inefficient heating system you may be eligible for 30 to 40 per cent cashback when you replace it with a new, cleaner system. What are the benefits? 30 to…

16/05/2019 in Cleaner Council Environment Food & Drink Recycling Uncategorised

CLEANER – New fresh drinking water fountain on Islington Green

As part of the Mayor of London’s Drinking Fountain Fund, our very own Islington Green has got a brand new free fresh water fountain. The new fountain (although to be honest its more of a fresh water dispenser than a fountain) is…

20/07/2018 in Brighter Cleaner Environment Transport Uncategorised

CLEANER – Now you see it, now you don’t!

Here at we love cycling as an environmentally friendly way to travel and we want to ensure that all bike users have places to lock up their bikes.  What we don’t like is when old and clearly abandoned bikes…

16/01/2019 in Cleaner Environment Recycling Uncategorised

CLEANER – Planning a spring clean? Don’t forget our FREE recycling services

If you’re planning to have a clear-out of your office, store cupboards, or even kitchen, don’t forget that offers seven different recycling services for FREE! The ‘magnificent seven’ as we like to call them cover paper, cardboard, coffee grounds,…

23/09/2019 in Architecture Brighter Business Cleaner Environment Stronger Uncategorised

CLEANER – Solar panels group buying scheme for businesses

Solar Together London, a group buying scheme for solar panels organised by the GLA, is open to businesses and third sector organisations looking at installations of up to 10kW in size. You can register your interest for free by 22 October, after which…

22/08/2019 in Awards Business Cleaner Environment Uncategorised

CLEANER: Enter the Camden & Islington Sustainability Awards 2019

Don’t miss this opportunity to promote your sustainability achievements and help to inspire and encourage other organisations. The Camden & Islington Sustainability Awards are open to all organisations across both boroughs. There are eight categories to celebrate award winners from…

11/10/2021 in Environment Events Food & Drink Shopping Uncategorised

Go Africa Festival – 30 October

As part of October’s Black History Month, Go Africa – a movement mobilising the African & Caribbean creative communities to come together to showcase talent, art, and culture in London – is holding a festival in St Mary’s Community Centre on…

11/08/2020 in Business Cleaner Environment Transport Uncategorised

Register your business for free on the Clean Air Villages Directory

11 Aug 2020 – If your business offers delivery services via ultra-low emission vehicles, cargo bikes or by foot then you can register your business for free on the Clean Air Villages Directory. Managed by the Cross River Partnership (of which…

26/02/2019 in Angel Police Team Brighter Business Cleaner Entertainment Environment halo Research Safer Stronger Tfl Theatre Transport Uncategorised

STRONGER – Inside Angel, Spring 2019 edition

We are delighted to have published our latest edition of ‘Inside Angel’, our quarterly publication giving businesses the lowdown on all that’s going on in the Angel. The spring 2019 edition includes a round up of the great results our…

23/01/2020 in Business Environment Stronger Training Uncategorised

STRONGER: Making responsible business the heart of your business – grant opportunity available

Heart of the City supports small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in London to do well by doing good.  Their two-year foundation programme of events, online resources and mentoring coaches business leaders to learn how to develop and implement a responsible…

23/01/2020 in Access Accessibility Brighter Business Environment Older people Safer Shopping Stronger Theatre Uncategorised

STRONGER: Free business accessibility audit for the ‘Access Guide to the Angel’ has joined forces with Islington Council and AccessAble* in a partnership to ensure that disabled workers and visitors to the Angel have the information they need to make use of the fantastic resources available here. Launching in early summer,…

15/07/2019 in Angel Police Team Brighter Business Business Design Centre CCTV Cleaner Council Entertainment Environment Events halo Recycling Research Safer Shopping Stronger Tfl Theatre Transport Uncategorised

STRONGER: Inside Angel – Summer 2019 edition published

We are delighted to publish the latest edition of ‘Inside Angel’, our quarterly publication giving businesses the lowdown on all that’s going on in the Angel. The summer 2019 edition includes a round up of activities and initiatives in the…

07/02/2020 in Business Cleaner energy Environment Stronger Uncategorised

STRONGER: Save money on your energy bills with Nationwide Utilities

We understand that energy can be a significant cost to our BID levy payers and knowing when to secure your contracts and finding the right supplier at the time can also be complex and time consuming. To help you save…