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Imminent date set for closure of Shoreditch Police Station 

12 Dec

The front counter at Shoreditch Police Station is shutting for good on Thursday.


Headway East London served £15k grant for kitchen staffed by brain injury survivors 

11 Dec

Silver service: Headway East London member Daniel hard at work setting up for one of their popular supper clubs.


Haggerston brain injury charity given £15,000 to expand popular supper club project 

11 Dec

Haggerston brain injury charity given £15,000 to expand popular supper club project 53 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Christmas has come early for a Haggerston brain injury charity after it was given £15,000 to continue a popular kitchen project.


Haggerston brain injury charity given £15,000 to expand popular supper club project 

11 Dec

Christmas has come early for a Haggerston brain injury charity after it was given £15,000 to continue a popular kitchen project.


Shoreditch chicken joint Bird wants to serve booze until 1.30am 

7 Dec

Shoreditch chicken joint Bird wants to serve booze until 1.30am 31 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Hipster chicken joint Bird wants to extend the opening hours of its Kingsland Road branch until 2am but police fear it could lead to drunk customers spilling...


Shoreditch chicken joint Bird wants to serve booze until 1.30am 

7 Dec

Hipster chicken joint Bird wants to extend the opening hours of its Kingsland Road branch until 2am but police fear it could lead to drunk customers spilling into the streets at night.


This week 60 years ago: 80 firefighters battle blaze in Shoreditch factory 

5 Dec

This week 60 years ago: 80 firefighters battle blaze in Shoreditch factory 31 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> Flames were 50 feet high as 80 firemen battled a blaze in a kitchen cabinet makers’ in the heart of Shoreditch.


This week 60 years ago: 80 firefighters battle blaze in Shoreditch factory 

5 Dec

Flames were 50 feet high as 80 firemen battled a blaze in a kitchen cabinet makers’ in the heart of Shoreditch.


Haggerston’s iconic football pub The Albion to reopen as The Virgin Queen this week 

4 Dec

Haggerston’s iconic football pub The Albion to reopen as The Virgin Queen this week 58 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Iconic Haggerston pub The Albion will reopen this week as The Virgin Queen, following a six-month refurb that has seen football ...


Haggerston’s iconic football pub The Albion to reopen as The Virgin Queen this week 

4 Dec

Iconic Haggerston pub The Albion will reopen this week as The Virgin Queen, following a six-month refurb that has seen football memorabilia swapped for Tudor chic.


First images released of new leisure centre planned for Shoreditch Park – as row rages over Britannia demolition 

1 Dec

First images released of new leisure centre planned for Shoreditch Park – as row rages over Britannia demolition 24 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> The first pictures of the new leisure centre planned for Shoreditch Park have been revealed, along ...


First images released of new leisure centre planned for Shoreditch Park – as row rages over Britannia demolition 

1 Dec

The first pictures of the new leisure centre planned for Shoreditch Park have been revealed, along with more detail about the tower blocks and school set to be built beside it.


Haggerston Baths revamp approved by cabinet as Mayor ‘sad’ plans don’t revive historic swimming pool 

28 Nov

Inside Haggerston Baths in 2015.


Haggerston Baths: Hackney Council signs off plan to turn historic building into shops, offices and community space 

28 Nov

New: Haggerston Baths: Hackney Council signs off plan to turn historic building into shops, offices and community space 18 minutes ago Ramzy Alwakeel and Rhiannon Long --> Hackney Council has rubber stamped a plan to refurbish and redevelop the ...


Haggerston Baths: Hackney Council signs off plan to turn historic building into shops, offices and community space 

28 Nov

Hackney Council has rubber stamped a plan to refurbish and redevelop the Haggerston Baths building into shops, community spaces and offices.


Proud East: Brothers’ bitter row over Hackney venue spills over into court 

27 Nov

Proud East: Brothers’ bitter row over Hackney venue spills over into court 24 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> A family feud at the top table of Proud East in Haggerston spilled over into the courtroom.


Proud East: Brothers’ bitter row over Hackney venue spills over into court 

27 Nov

A family feud at the top table of Proud East in Haggerston spilled over into the courtroom.


Police appeal for ‘crucial’ witness to come forward after serious assault in Paul Street, Shoreditch 

27 Nov

Police appeal for ‘crucial’ witness to come forward after serious assault in Paul Street, Shoreditch 24 minutes ago James Morris --> Detectives need help from a witness who intervened during a brawl which left a victim with a severe jaw injury in...


Police appeal for ‘crucial’ witness to come forward after serious assault in Paul Street, Shoreditch 

27 Nov

Detectives need help from a witness who intervened during a brawl which left a victim with a severe jaw injury in Shoreditch.


Police appeal for ‘crucial’ witness to come forward after serious assault in Paul Street, Shoreditch 

27 Nov

Police appeal for ‘crucial’ witness to come forward after serious assault in Paul Street, Shoreditch 34 minutes ago James Morris --> Detectives need help from a witness who intervened during a brawl which left a victim with a severe jaw injury in...


Haggerston Baths: Future to be decided next week – but no new pool 

24 Nov

Inside Haggerston Baths in 2015.


Haggerston Baths: Councillors to decide fate of Victorian pool on Monday after consultation favours shops plan 

24 Nov

Haggerston Baths: Councillors to decide fate of Victorian pool on Monday after consultation favours shops plan 50 minutes ago Rhiannon Long --> The fate of Haggerston Baths will be decided on Monday after a consultation found most people would rather...


Haggerston Baths: Councillors to decide fate of Victorian pool on Monday after consultation favours shops plan 

24 Nov

The fate of Haggerston Baths will be decided on Monday after a consultation found most people would rather see it turned into shops than a hotel.


Young boy hit on zebra crossing outside St John the Baptist in Hotxton is latest school run casualty 

23 Nov

Young boy hit on zebra crossing outside St John the Baptist in Hotxton is latest school run casualty 28 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> A seven-year-old boy was hit by a car on a zebra crossing outside his Hoxton school – where drivers are already ...


Young boy hit on zebra crossing outside St John the Baptist in Hoxton is latest school run casualty 

23 Nov

Young boy hit on zebra crossing outside St John the Baptist in Hoxton is latest school run casualty 07:00 Sam Gelder --> A seven-year-old boy was hit by a car on a zebra crossing outside his Hoxton school – where drivers are already banned from ...


Police hunt after man is kicked to ground in unprovoked attack in Shoreditch outside B@1 Bar 

21 Nov

Police hunt after man is kicked to ground in unprovoked attack in Shoreditch outside B@1 Bar 09:17 Mike Brooke --> Detectives are appealing for the public’s help following a vicious and unprovoked attack on a man in the street outside bar who was ...


Shocking moment man punched and kicked for no reason in vicious attack outside Shoreditch bar 

20 Nov

This is the shocking moment a young man was punched and kicked for no reason in a vicious attack outside an east London bar.


Old Street Be @ One attack: Dramatic footage released of ‘savage and callous’ Shoreditch beating 

20 Nov

Old Street Be @ One attack: Dramatic footage released of ‘savage and callous’ Shoreditch beating 9 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> Officers investigating a “savage and callous” attack on a young man - which saw him kicked in the head as he ...


Police hunt after man is kicked to ground in unprovoked attack in Shoreditch outside Be@One Bar 

20 Nov

Detectives are appealing for the public’s help following a vicious and unprovoked attack on a man in the street outside bar who was on a night out in east London.


Booze licence wanted at Amazon’s Shoreditch HQ so it can hold Champagne breakfasts 

17 Nov

Booze licence wanted at Amazon’s Shoreditch HQ so it can hold Champagne breakfasts 41 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Staff and guests at Amazon’s trendy London HQ in Shoreditch could soon be treated to the “occasional Champagne breakfast” if a ...


Booze licence wanted at Amazon’s Shoreditch HQ so it can hold Champagne breakfasts 

17 Nov

Staff and guests at Amazon’s trendy London HQ in Shoreditch could soon be treated to the “occasional Champagne breakfast” if a booze licence is granted by Hackney Council.


Hyperlocal & blogs

To Infinity and Beyond… 

13 Dec

Beyond’s New Year’s Day party is set to be characteristically cataclysmic! Beyond are throwing a New Year’s Day Party! You can stumble, fresh-faced (or not so fresh-faced) out of whichever house party in Hoxton you’ve been festering in, and ...


kitty fisher’s team to open cora pearl 

13 Dec

Last week the old head chef announced he was to open a new site in Shoreditch and this week the Kitty Fisher’s team has announced they’re opening a second restaurant too.


free doughnuts from doughnut time 

13 Dec

They only opened in the West End a couple of months ago and now Doughnut Time is heading east with a new shop in Shoreditch, and they’re celebrating in the only way they know how…giving out FREE doughnuts.


Theatre News: Casting announced for Hoxton Hall’s all-female musical 

11 Dec

Susie McKenna will direct the show's world premiere production...


Calls for design to revamp Old Street roundabout 

10 Dec

Plans to revamp the tired Old Street roundabout have taken a small step forward, with a call for a design proposal to be set in to Islington council.


ldner #236 | cate st hill 

8 Dec

This week’s LDNER was named one of London’s best interior bloggers by Ideal Home magazine earlier this year and is involved with the workshops and talks at the Sony Lifespce UX pop up on Shoreditch High Street.


loti eats | cub 

7 Dec

CUB, located on Hoxton Street, is the new sustainable cocktail lead restaurant from Ryan Chetiyawardana – AKA Mr Lyan – and DougMcMaster of Silo, Brighton’s most eco-friendly restaurant.


sony ‘the design series’ | part one 

6 Dec

Sony’s swishy new Life Space UX pop-up in Shoreditch is giving us a glimpse into the living room of the future by showcasing how your home can be transformed with technology.


sony life space ux pop-up 

1 Dec

Sony have opened a flashy new pop-up in Shoreditch and just in time for Christmas.


tomos parry to open brat 

1 Dec

Ex-Kitty Fisher’s head chef Tomos Parry is opening his own place called Brat, which is apparently slang for turbot, in Shoreditch next year.


Christmas Cabaret Calendar! Shows to see this season 

1 Dec

Jason Reid counts down the best festive stuff on this month Glory Lates – Mzz Kimberley presents The Wiz 9 Dec, 10PM.


Haggerston Baths redevelopment approved by council – without iconic pool 

30 Nov

How the redeveloped Haggerston Baths might look.


London International Documentary Festival 2017: Video Review 

29 Nov

2017 London International Documentary Festival.


All hope for Haggerston Baths has drained as Hackney sells lease to an equity fund 

29 Nov

Boxy: the retail units on the left wall of the former hall will be container-style Ahoy! Plug’s been pulled on the baths “NEW TENANT FOR HAGGERSTON Baths” was the dull title of an important Hackney council press release.


Last Days of Shoreditch Winter La La Land 

28 Nov

The lights are twinkling, the trees are decorated and festive fun is firmly top of the agenda.


adidas city runs | fulham 10k 

24 Nov

Following the success of Adidas City Runs Shoreditch , Adidas is kicking off their 2018 series with the Fulham 10K – London’s flattest 10k.


uk’s first bloody mary cafe to open 

23 Nov

Party season is kicking off and for those enjoy a little hair of the dog will be pleased to hear that the UK’s first Bloody Mary Cafe is opening.


Why pop-up restaurants keep popping up? 

20 Nov

Here’s a fun game: try walking through Shoreditch without bumping into any pop-up restaurants.


free rum tasting with ruffians 

17 Nov

Our fave barbers Ruffians have hooked up with Brugal 1888 rum, and to celebrate they are throwing three parties with rum tasting.


Police raise doubts over Mayor’s promise to double number of officers to tackle drugs and vandalism 

16 Nov

Mayor John Biggs QA.


Haggerston School gets ‘good’ in Ofsted inspection 

16 Nov

Haggerston School got Ofsted’s thumbs-up in a recent report which rated it ‘Good’ following an inspection in October, giving the new head a confidence boost but a list of things to improve as she gets her teeth into the job.


Shoreditch police station set to close by December 

16 Nov

Shoreditch police station is set to close by the end of the year, as the Mayor’s office confirmed plans to save £8 million from the Metropolitan Police budget.


Hackney police closures mapped 

15 Nov

Shoreditch Police Station—one of Hackney’s two remaining front counter police buildings—is set to close along with some smaller police bases under new policing plans released this month.


Pines & Needles Christmas Trees 

13 Nov

Pick up a Christmas tree (or have yours delivered) this year from Pines Needles Christmas tree stores and save £5 with your THMs card*.


sans pere to open cocktail & dessert bar 

13 Nov

We fell in LOVE with  Sans Pere  when it opened in Shoreditch earlier this year, so we couldn’t be more excited to hear they’re opening a second site just round the corner from LOTI HQ on Broadway Market.


Overground quiz 5 

10 Nov

Overground quiz (5) The Inbetweeners For today's quiz, all you have to do is identify the Overground station inbetween the two I've named.


Hoxton Serves up Some Flavour 

9 Nov

How do you like your art? Shaken, not stirred? How about edible? Well, now anything has been made possible.


A design tribute in Shoreditch to the lost Hackney firm of Goddard and Gibbs creatives 

8 Nov

Local pride: Goddard and Gibbs, left, and, above, the building today HACKNEYITES WHO moved to the borough before 2006 will occasionally feel a pang of nostalgia when they pass the building shown here in two of its various forms.


rascals to open in shoreditch 

8 Nov

If you like your restaurants to be a little bit lively, then Rascals is the place for you.


Late night levy welcomed in Shoreditch 

3 Nov

A levy on the sale of alcohol after midnight which came into force on Wednesday has been welcomed by both locals and bar owners in Shoreditch, where the new tax may have the biggest impact.




Schools

Shoreditch Fire station. 

6 Dec

Last week Reception visited Shoreditch Fire Station.


*Reminder* – Students finish at 1:20 pm on last day of term. 

6 Dec

On the last day of term (Thursday 21st December) Haggerston School will close early.


Curriculum Review – Seeking Parental Feedback 

16 Nov

Please click on the link below to give parental feedback about the curriculum at Haggerston School by Friday 24 th November.


School Council Thanks Local Businesses 

13 Oct

Yesterday afternoon, our School Council visited the local businesses in Hoxton Market who contributed to our Macmillan Coffee Morning two weeks ago.


Ofsted visit – Tuesday 3rd October. Please complete Parent View Survey 

2 Oct

If you are a registered parent or carer of a pupil at Haggerston school (including pupils on sick leave or who are temporarily excluded), you can tell Ofsted your views about the school by completing Ofsted’s online survey, Parent View, at: https...


Years 8 & 9 participated in the Royal African Society’s Literature Festival at the British Library 

5 Jul

Poets from left to right: Tobia Francescato , Saki Pereira Puerto, Dorcas Adelaja, Jake Woonton, Kate Eliott, Oleanna Pereira Puerto Last weekend, Haggerston students from years 8-9 presented their work as part of the   Royal African Society’s ...


8th annual Haggerston GCSE & A Level Art end of year exhibition 

3 Jul

The 8 th  annual Haggerston GCSE A Level Art end of year exhibition took place on Tuesday 20 th June.


School Council Leadership Session 

26 Jun

Our School Council participated in the Hoxton Citizens Children’s Leadership Session on Saturday for their termly meeting.


Haggerston School’s Amphitheatre 

23 Jun

We are raising money to construct an amphitheatre in the playground.


Haggerston School wins the Carnegie Medal 

21 Jun

Haggerston School success at Hackney literary competition The Carnegie Medal is awarded annually to the writer of an outstanding book for young people.


VIVA LA ESPANA! 

23 May

A group of 16 children from Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden flew to Spain to visit our partner school for a week.


Hackney regional round of the Speak Out Challenge 

18 May

Haggerston School is delighted to announce that Hal Bishop (Y10) has won the Hackney regional round of the Speak Out Challenge! Hal’s amusing story about a visit to Trump Tower was impeccably delivered and wowed the crowd and judges.


School Councils 

24 Apr

Just before the Easter break school council members from Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden met together to hold a joint meeting.


Haggerston School awarded Bronze Certificate by the Incorporated Society of Musicians 

24 Apr

Haggerston School has been awarded the ISM / ISM Trust’s Bronze Certificate.


Author visit – Linda Newbery 

23 Mar

On Tuesday the 21 st  March, award winning children’s author Linda Newbery came to visit Haggerston School.


Barbican Box Music Project 

23 Mar

A spirited group of year 7 students took centre stage at the Barbican earlier this month as part of the third annual Barbican Box Music project.


Work Week 2017 

20 Mar

We held Work Week here at Thomas Fairchild during the week of March 6th-10th.


Scavenger Hunt 

14 Mar

Oak and Palm Tree classes took part in a Plant Scavenger Hunt in Shoreditch Park on Monday as part of their introduction to British Science Week.


Quicksticks Hockey Success 

1 Mar

A HUGE shout out to Heidi, Yasmin, Olive, Nathaniel, Thomas and Jiyan at the Young Hackney Quicksticks Hockey Tournament hosted by Haggerston Secondary School.


Quicksticks Hockey with Heart! 

1 Mar

Way to go Tyeisha, Jesse, Nia, Kemi, Jerry and Satch at yesterdays Young Hackney Quicksticks Hockey Tournament hosted by Haggerston Secondary School.


Sebright Primary School – Art Project visit to Haggerston School 

27 Feb

Please read the article below: Sebright Art Project visit to Haggerston School...


‘Refugee Boy’ – School Production tickets now on sale! 

23 Nov

This year, Haggerston School presents Zephaniah’s ‘Refugee Boy’ adapted for the stage by Sissay.


Peer Mediators 

15 Nov

Peer mediators from Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden got together at Orchard School for a group training session.


Year 6 Lion King Production 

20 Jul

Year 6 threw a stellar performance of the Lion King on Tuesday! After six weeks of rehearsals and a lot of determination, the big night arrived.


Student Voice 

30 Jun

Student voice Next week assemblies will be about Haggerston student voice.


Summer Sharing – Friday 8th July 5.00pm 

28 Jun

Please join us on the 8th of July.


Summer Fair 

20 Jun

The SJB Choir performed at the Summer Fair held by St John’s Church.


Haggerston Sports Tour to Orlando 

21 Apr

Haggerston Sports Tour “Mission to Orlando” Mission accomplished!!!!!! During the Easter break the PE Department took a group of 40 students to embark upon a once in a life time trip to Orlando, Florida (USA).


Sixth form basketball team wins London College Cup Championship 

23 Mar

“Having gone undefeated in the London Basketball Associations (LBA) league, Haggerston had a lot to live up to in their final game, against Quintin Kynaston (QK).


KS2 pupils visit Tramontana Brindisa Tapas Restaurant 

9 Mar

Last Monday some of our KS2 pupils were given an amazing opportunity to taste Spanish tapas in one of our local Spanish restaurants, Tramontana Brindisa Tapas Restaurant in Curtain Road, Shoreditch.



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