Former Hackney Gazette reporter Des Burkinshaw on his life with the stars 17 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> Emma Bartholomew meets ex-Gazette reporter Des Burkinshaw, who was once loosely credited with bringing down the Tory government Emma ...
Fight fire with choir: refugee group Woven Gold.
‘Upping the sandwich game’: London’s first ever Sandwich Fest launches in Hackney 28 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> A whole festival dedicated to the humble sandwich takes place in London Fields next month.
Gloomy prospect: the already under-threat Eastern Curve Garden risks being overshadowed.
Queensbridge Road stabbing: Man in hospital after early morning attack 58 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> A man in his 30s is in hospital after being stabbed in Queensbridge Road early this morning.
A man in his 30s is in hospital after being stabbed in Queensbridge Road early this morning.
Home is where the heart is: Hackney’s mayor Philip Glanville has made housing a top priority.
James Houson missing: Stoke Newington man suffers dementia 59 minutes ago James Morris --> Hackney Police need help finding an elderly man missing from Stoke Newington.
Stamford Hill neighbours stranded for two days after lifts break in 15-storey council block 11 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Bank Holiday plans were ruined for dozens of people in Stamford Hill when both lifts in their 15-storey council block broke – ...
Made in Hackney: Five Points brews special beer for Field Day 42 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> Each week, the Gazette takes to the streets to unearth something being manufactured right here in Hackney.
General Election 2017: Diane Abbott says Theresa May’s ‘lacklustre’ Brexit strategy is ‘collapsing’ 29 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Diane Abbott has said Theresa May’s “lacklustre” Brexit strategy will help Labour oust the Tories in ...
General Election 2017: Lib Dem’s say Jeremy Corbyn’s Brexit stance could cost Labour Hackney 10 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Jeremy Corbyn’s stance on Brexit could cost the Labour party seats in Hackney, according to the Liberal Democrats.
Sent home: Actor Nicola Thorp An actor from Hackney who was sent home from her temp job as a receptionist for not wearing high heels has criticised the government’s decision not to change the legislation.
Daughter’s appeal to trace iPhone with ‘precious’ photos of late mother - last traced to Hackney 15 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> A bereaved daughter is desperately trying to trace a stolen iPhone which had “precious” photos of the last ...
Daughter’s appeal to find stolen iPhone with ‘precious’ photos of late mother – last traced to HackneyHackney Gazette 24 Apr
Daughter’s appeal to find stolen iPhone with ‘precious’ photos of late mother - last traced to Hackney 12:23 Emma Bartholomew --> A bereaved daughter is desperately trying to trace a stolen iPhone which had “precious” photos of the last ...
Brain injury charity to host creative pop up shop in Hoxton 40 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> A brain injury charity will launch its first ever pop-up shop next month in Hoxton.
General Election 2017: Meg Hillier calls on Jeremy Corbyn to clear up Labour’s Brexit stance 42 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Meg Hillier has urged Jeremy Corbyn to clear up his stance on Brexit to avoid a backlash from voters.
A brain injury charity will launch its first ever pop-up shop next month in Hoxton.
Meg Hillier has urged Jeremy Corbyn to clear up his stance on Brexit to avoid a backlash from voters.
Arthur Collins has been charged over last week’s attack.
Mangle E8 acid attack: Two men charged 37 minutes ago James Morris --> Two men have been charged over last Monday’s London Fields nightclub acid attack.
Two men have been charged over last Monday’s London Fields nightclub acid attack.
Kim Jong Un inspects pigs at a factory (Picture: Reuters) The country may be on the verge of war and millions of people are starving, but Kim Jong Un has chosen to prioritise a visit to a pig farm.
Arthur Collins, 24, faces 15 charges over the suspected acid attack (Picture: SWNS) The boyfriend of TOWIE star Ferne McCann is facing fifteen charges over a suspected acid attack in a packed night club.
The whale was found on Friday (Picture: Andrea Kinver/PA Wire) Lifeboat crews saved a 21ft whale, after it was found stranded on a beach in Scotland.
Making a few simple changes can boost your iPhone’s charging speed (Picture: Shutterstock) Chances are you will have heard someone complaining about their iPhone’s really short battery life or terrible charging speed at some point or another.
The slugs produce more offspring than British breeds (Picture: Shutterstock) A terrifying breed of sex-mad Spanish slugs are set to hit UK gardens – and beer may be the only way of stopping them.
Kuki Gallmann and actress Kim Basinger who played her role in a film adaptation of her book (Picture: Getty) An author and conservationist has been shot in her Kenyan ranch, family sources have confirmed.
Arthur Collins, 25, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder at a London nightclub on Easter Monday (Picture: SWNS) The boyfriend of TOWIE star Ferne McCann has been arrested five days after an acid attack in a London nightclub.
Arthur Collins is still being urged to hand himself in, as police charge a 21-year-old man.
‘Our lovely view will soon be of a block of flats’ say Woodberry Down neighbours 12:00 Sam Gelder --> Tenants and homeowners on the Woodberry Down Estate are fuming after discovering another high-rise will be built 20 metres from their windows...
Hair of the cat: a can of Field Day Citrus Pale Ale Victoria Park’s Field Day may be consolidating into a one day event, but two new projects launched by the festival’s team, in collaboration with local businesses, aim to lengthen the good times.
Four years for man caught on CCTV holding gun in Daltson 17 minutes ago James Morris --> A man who was spotted by a CCTV operator to be in possession of a gun in Dalston has been jailed for four years.
Four years for man caught on CCTV holding gun in Dalston 18:29 James Morris --> A man who was spotted by a CCTV operator to be in possession of a gun in Dalston has been jailed for four years.
A man who was spotted by a CCTV operator to be in possession of a gun in Dalston has been jailed for four years.
Tenants and homeowners on the Woodberry Down Estate are fuming after discovering another high-rise will be built 20 metres from their windows – blocking their picturesque view.
Arthur Collins is wanted in connection with the Mangle ‘acid attack’ Photograph: Metropolitan Police A 24-year-old man has become the second person to go blind in one eye following the horrific acid attack at a Dalston nightclub, police have ...
Mangle E8 acid attack: Second victim goes blind in one eye as police hunting Arthur Collins make arrestHackney Gazette 21 Apr
Mangle E8 acid attack: Second victim goes blind in one eye as police hunting Arthur Collins make arrest 2 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> A second victim of the horrific acid attack in a London Fields nightclub has been left blind in one eye, police say.
Mangle E8 acid attack: Second victim goes blind in one eye as police hunting Arthur Collins make arrestsHackney Gazette 21 Apr
A second victim of the horrific acid attack in a London Fields nightclub has been left blind in one eye, police say.
Police step up their search for the boyfriend of TV personality Ferne McCann over the attack.
Four new council homes to replace derelict block in Stoke Newington 47 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Work is underway to build four council homes in Stoke Newington as part of Hackney Council’s huge estate regeneration project.
Britannia Leisure Centre set for new lease of life after redevelopment plans approved 5 minutes ago James Scott --> The Britannia Leisure Centre is set to be given a new lease of life after redevelopment plans were given the go-ahead by Hackney ...
Booze wardens to be stationed in Shoreditch nightclubs 29 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> Two Shoreditch nightclubs will be the first in London to trial booze patrols for people who’ve had too much to drink.
Work is underway to build four council homes in Stoke Newington as part of Hackney Council’s huge estate regeneration project.
Britannia Leisure Centre in Hoxton to be replaced by flats, school and new sports hub as plans signed offHackney Gazette 21 Apr
Hoxton’s Britannia Leisure Centre will be knocked down and rebuilt after plans for a school, flats and new sports hub were given the go-ahead.
Two Shoreditch nightclubs will be the first in London to trial booze patrols for people who’ve had too much to drink.
CCTV captures ‘Well Street Chihuahua kidnapper’ scooping up dog before wheelspin getaway in gold VolvoHackney Gazette 20 Apr
CCTV captures ‘Well Street Chihuahua kidnapper’ scooping up dog before wheelspin getaway in gold Volvo 11 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> A suspected Chihuahua kidnapper was caught on CCTV scooping up the tiny pooch before speeding off in a gold...
Detail from James Pyman’s The Owl in Daylight (2013).
The nightclub was evacuated (Picture: SWNS) A young woman who was caught up in an acid attack at a nightclub in Dalston has been left blind in one eye.
Arthur Collins is wanted in connection with the Mangle ‘acid attack’ Photograph: Metropolitan Police A woman caught up in Sunday’s “acid attack” at Mangle nightclub in London Fields as gone blind in one eye, while police have arrested a ...
500 police officers in Hackney will wear cameras (left).
More Hackney news
Police are appealing for information about an elderly man who was reported missing from his home in Stoke Newington on Monday.
Darkness will descend across Dalston's Eastern Curve Garden if Hackney grants planning permission for a 9 storey re-development of the Thames House site, behind Dalston Lane's Premier Inn, at 4 Hartwell Street.
In the last of our series on “Vinyl lovers”, DJ Yannick Jacob talks about being influenced by hip-hop, his deep connection with music, and why vinyl is an expression of character.
THE CHELSEA FRINGE — the alternative garden festival — has expanded to cities all around the world.
To kick off Celebrate Vinyl , our series marking Record Store Day 2017, we explore how vinyl records have evolved and what they mean to people in today’s culture.
With the tenth Record Store Day this Saturday on April 22, we’ve gathered the best places in and around the ELL boroughs where you can treat yourself to shiny new vinyl records and to see special acts performing live.
A PATCH of neglected council land behind journalist and mother Paula Cocozza’s back garden in Dalston was becoming increasingly untidy.
The Hackney Arts Centre, the new leaseholders of the Savoy Theatre, 13-15 Stoke Newington Road, N16 8BH, have recently applied for a license associated with the whole premises (the old Efes, Epic and other spaces in the building).
At a public consultation event on 10th April in the Town Hall, Hackney announced that it has published on-line corrections to its consultation material for the Dalston Cultural Quarter andthat the consultation period will now be extended from 17th ...
All six clubs had a hand in promoting certain genres, or changing the wider area in some way.
The Community Orchard in full bloom and the Green in full use during this weekend's glorious sunshine.
A 27 year old woman is fighting for her life after she was found stabbed early Sunday morning in Rectory Road.
When Hackney decided upon its blueprint for future development in Dalston (the "Dalston Area Action Plan") little consideration was given to the environmental impact on public space which the imposition of various 10 to 20 storey towers in the area ...
In with a prayer: Erkin “Egg” Guney in the impressive dome of the Shacklewell Lane mosque] The dome when it was controversially painted, and then unpainted A MULTI-FAITH FESTIVAL of “spiritual music, dance, ritual, story-telling and poetry” ...
Well Street Market 4 Apr
The next WESTRA meeting is on Monday April 10th at 6.30pm at The Grand Howl, 214a Well Street, E9 6RG.
Could you make a movie one day? Kevin Marsh , above, describes how he never gave up on his childhood ambition to direct his own feature film WHEN I WAS A CHILD, I dreamt of becoming an actor.
Communalism will live on in the all-gender showers when Hackney’s popular lido ‘reopens this summer’Loving Dalston 30 Mar
THE CONTRACTOR hired to start repairing the leaky lido in London Fields on Monday 10 April 2017 will be named by Hackney council next week.
As part of Hackney's public consultation on its Principles for Development of the Dalston Cultural Quarter we sent our responses to the Council and let people know on twitter @OPENDalston .
LONDON FIELDS LIDO is to close next month on April 2017 until the summer.
We recently learned that our wonderful cleaner Anthony is no longer looking after Lockner.
LOCKNER ESTATE – TRA MEETING 15th March 2017 Present: Emmanuel Malm (Hackney Homes) Lisa Linpower (Chair), Dorchester Court Francine Bennett (Secretary), Dorset Court Joe Cranston Turner (Treasurer), Blandford Court Jon Hoskins (Vice Chair), ...
Head to Hackney in the Easter holidays for plenty of fun days out Pic: Donar Reiskoffer/Wikimedia Commons With the Easter school holidays starting in just four days, Eastlondonlines travelled to Hackney to pick the top five activities to ...
Seven Sisters Road, Haringey.
Asher Charman and Dee Swift working on the cinema project.
A timeline maps the discovery of the theatre’s remains.
Mossbourne Academy is one of the most affected schools in the borough.
Premises license sought for the Savoy Cinema, 15 Stoke Newington Road The Savoy Cinema opened on 26th October 1936 and screened its last film in 1984.
Hackney Council is consulting on the principles for development of four of its sites in Dalston town centre.
Come and support Well Street Market E9 on Saturday 1 April 10am – 4pm.
The historic Whitechapel Gallery Pic: Henry Lawford (Flickr) For decades East London has had a reputation as the city’s centre of contemporary art.
Photo taken by the Hackney Gazette just before it was closed in 2000 Pic: Save Haggerston Pool.
Bouncers in Shoreditch have been caught on camera directing homophobic abuse at a London DJ after forcibly ejecting him from a club.
Come and support Well Street Market E9 on Saturday 1 April 10am – 4pm.
Map of property potential in London boroughs Pic: Garrington Property Finders.
Ripped from its hinges, a heavy security door lies on the pavement outside Wensdale House, Northwold Estate, the entrance to the flat behind it now open to the elements.
A crowdfunding campaign to help a homeless lorry driver get back to work has raised more than £1,000 within a week.
As the afternoon Texas sun beat down on the handful of spectators looking for their seats in the enormous ATT Stadium, Hackney-born Anthony Yarde strode out to the ring for his first fight on American soil.
London schools are facing the largest cuts since the 1970s, according to a National Union of Teachers (NUT) representative.
Hackney police have confirmed that they are planning to supply all response officers with body-worn cameras in the next three weeks, in a move that follows the neighbouring boroughs of Camden and Islington.
As anyone who lived or even stepped foot in Dalston back in the day will tell you the area has changed immeasurably over recent years.
BEHIND A commonplace skip dumped in Hoxton Square lies an extraordinary story of love, sorrow and redemption and the coming together of two artistic lives.
Hackney Council will decide next week whether to start withdrawing from all investments in fossil fuels from its pension funds.
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Twenty four brand new Georgian "heritage likeness" private flats , 100% unaffordable, are now for sale in Dalston Lane.
A doctor from Homerton University Hospital was the first on the scene after this afternoon’s terrorist attack at Westminster.
Celebrities joined over 500 pupils on Tuesday to set the Guinness World Record for the largest ever mental health lesson.
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