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Upper St and Essex Rd,Islington,London N1 8DU,UKN1 8DU
Well its not really a park or a green but really a connecting triangle of grass in my opinion. Somewhere to sit and pretend you're far away amidst the hustle and bustle of the surrounding traffic and pedestrians. Still today i noticed everyone sitting eating their lunch on the grass-i guess the rare sunshine in london right now was a welcome sight!more
Islington green is exactly that, a green.
It is not:
-somewhere to play football or any kind of sport
-have a BBQ
-spend the day sitting on blankets drinking beer
- a perfect spot to enjoy a take away lunch from one of the surrounding take away sandwich/burrito/froyo/cake/coffee shops
-lovely to read a book during your lunch hour
-a great place to natter with friends
In an area...more
My local green is so cute I want to squeeze its little cheeks in my fingers, scrunch up my nose and eyebrows, and say things like: "boosshhie boooshie boooo!" ... But it's definitely a "tween," so I'd certainly be regarded as the weird lost auntie with too much perfume and lipstick on my teeth.
I know Islington Green is a "tween" because it's kind of in that awkward development stage -- a...more
Islington Green is a small but perfectly formed little park smack bang in the middle of Islington at the meeting point between Essex Road and Upper Street.
The perfect place to sit and read or picnic with friends during the summer, Islington Green regularly hosts various food festivals in the warmer months and is conveniently located should you want to take food or coffee away from any number...more
I love Islington Green! It's not a big space but is an almost perfect one. If it was a wee bit larger it would be perfect. What I love about the space is that it has art work in the middle and is surrounded by the hustle and bustle of Upper Street. So you are part of the city but not of the city as you take a few moments to rest and find solace in this green space, lying under the trees....more