The Great Drag Race will see hundreds of burly blokes running 10k around Highbury Fields this afternoon to quite literally drag the issue of prostate cancer into the spotlight. Prostate cancer deaths spiked this year and London suffers some of the highest rates in the country.
A fire at a builder's warehouse in Green Lanes caused long tailbacks in Highbury today.
The blaze broke out at around 9.30 this morning at a welding shop. Firefighters have spent the day bringing it under control.
A number of houses had to be evacuated because of fears of a gas explosion. Residents have now returned to their homes. Traffic is still being diverted between Albion Road and Aden Grove. Expect long delays.