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Today marks A-Levels results day, when students at sixth forms and colleges across Hackney will finally know more about what comes next.

Yesterday, 19:18

The cause of Rashan Charles’ death is not likely to be made public until next summer, to allow the police watchdog to complete its investigation.

Yesterday, 15:37

Sixty-five years ago, Stoke Newington’s last tram pulled away. The Gazette spoke to readers who remember the horse-drawn – and later electric – vehicles that ran down Green Lanes and connected Hackney to the rest of north London.

Yesterday, 15:11

Each week, the Gazette takes to the streets to unearth something being manufactured right here in Hackney. This week we speak to a pair whose hair products are being sold around the world.

Yesterday, 08:05

Police are appealing for information on three people in connection with “violent disorder” at a Rashan Charles protest last month.

Tue, 19:20

The legendary producer who was behind the desk when some of the greatest pop albums of the last 35 years were recorded used to shop in Ridley Road Market.

Tue, 17:04

A violent drug addict has admitted robbing a 92-year-old woman in Hoxton after absconding from the John Howard Centre while on unescorted leave.

Tue, 16:06

The cyclist on trial for killing a pedestrian as she crossed Old Street had right of way because the lights were green, the Old Bailey heard this afternoon.

Tue, 14:24

Abney Park Chapel has reopened to the public after a huge renovation project restored the 19th century Gothic mortuary to its former glory.

Sport

Yesterday, 18:30

Westley, Malan and Roland-Jones to face West Indies

Yesterday, 17:00

The O’s are still actively looking for a target man, but have been frustrated in their attempts to bring one in so far

Yesterday, 15:00

Tolga Dervish likely to take charge of his new team for the first time, but Imrul Gazi’s men are also desperate for the points

Yesterday, 13:00

Local club defeated Indian Gymkhana 2-1 with captain Sam Edwards netting a late penalty on the opening day of the season

Yesterday, 11:30

Spurs’ various youth-teams enjoyed a mix set of results over the last few days

Yesterday, 10:00

The O’s suffered an embarrassing 6-1 defeat after conceding four second-half goals at Hayes Lane

Yesterday, 08:00

The best beach soccer teams are coming to play at Lee Valley White Water Centre this weekend.

Tue, 21:45

National League: Bromley 6 Leyton Orient 1

Tue, 21:09

Steve Finn, with a display of fast and aggressive bowling, led Middlesex to a 61-run win over Gloucestershire in the Natwest T20 Blast at Uxbridge.

Hidden Homeless Campaign

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Homeless people have taken over the Barry’s Biscuits building in Stoke Newington High Street to protest against gentrification and the pricing out of working-class people from Hackney.

Hackney Council wants to splash out £36million on a 148-room hostel in Seven Sisters Road so it can stop housing homeless people outside the borough.

London’s deputy mayor for housing reveals City Hall’s plans to tackle the housing crisis in Hackney – and admits rising homelessness ‘really shames London’ in an exclusive interview with EMMA YOULE

Entertainment

Yesterday, 15:00

Three members of the same family talk about their revamped version of Hamlet coming to the Park Theatre

Islington Chaps Choir will be performing with Joe Stilgoe at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre on August 22

The legendary producer who was behind the desk when some of the greatest pop albums of the last 35 years were recorded used to shop in Ridley Road Market.

Teenagers are planning a take-over at east London’s historic Geffrye Museum for an evening which could help kick-start their careers in the arts.

The stories of refugees have been turned into a musical by youngsters at the Hackney Empire.

With a career spanning more than four decades, Peña has toured the world with the Paco Peña Flamenco Dance Company, now bringing his production of Flamencura back to Sadler’s Wells

Shabazi’s Body House (vers. III), is being performed at Rich Mix as part of the Certain Blacks Harlem Festival in September

Sonia was not just a one trick pony hitched to the Orwell bandwagon but a fascinating person in her own right, and her character would have benefitted from deeper exploration.

A forest retreat in Belgium has all you need to recharge your batteries, from a morning bootcamp run by the lake to a lazy afternoon in the spa

The Lake District has just been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. Bridget Galton visited a spa hotel to try out its walking tours of the scenery that inspired Beatrix Potter and Wordsworth.

Deftly executed and sweetly sung, Sails is morose Manchester indie the way it should be.

As well as apple themed entertainment, the cider village will let you sample a variety of home-grown ciders

Teams of youngsters from two Hackney playgroups are making a strong running at this-afternoon’s All London kids’ go-kart annual ‘grand prix’ being staged on the Isle of Dogs.

Superstar chef Nuno Mendes is to collaborate on a new restaurant opening near London Fields this winter called Mare Street Market.

Stour Space in Hackney Wick is calling for submissions from any women who want to share their voice

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