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Yesterday, 17:28

The town hall has been given £3.3million for restoration work at Springfield Park.

Yesterday, 16:52

A Woodberry Down charity has clearly struck a chord with bank bosses after it was handed a £5,000 grant to fund music equipment for the disadvantaged kids it supports.

Yesterday, 16:29

Campaigners hoping to stop the demolition of Victorian homes in their Finsbury Park street have come out fighting after plans were officially submitted by developers.

Yesterday, 13:13

A cyclist is fighting for his life after two accidents involving bikes took place yesterday in Dalston - in the space of 250m.

Thu, 17:06

A jeweller feared he would lose the sight in his eye when a gang of thugs raided his Dalston stall, attacking him with a mirror and punching him in the head.

Thu, 16:34

Bet your bottom dollar on this home in Stoke Newington, now the bookies’ favourite to win RIBA’s prestigious Stirling Prize.

Thu, 15:58

A hotel in Seven Sisters Road could be demolished to make way for flats if councillors give the go-ahead.

Thu, 15:36

Plans have been submitted to create a public square off Shoreditch High Street as part of a major project known as Shoreditch Village.

Thu, 09:23

All 143 of Hackney’s letting agents will today be urged by the town hall to scrap the eye-watering agency fees many charge tenants just for signing contracts.

Sport

Yesterday, 14:39

Popular Accrington Stanley midfielder links up with Steve Davis at Brisbane Road

Yesterday, 13:00

England left-back has not played for the club since January, but appears to be making good progress

Yesterday, 11:00

Experienced O’s forward encouraged by working style of new boss at Brisbane Road and excited about new National League season

Yesterday, 10:30

Maddie Hinch makes several fine saves, but it isn’t enough to send them through to final

Thu, 14:00

Experienced manager delighted to have ex-Colchester United centre back at Brisbane Road

Thu, 13:30

Middlesex man Dawid Malan could also make Test debut in game at the Oval

Thu, 12:00

Clapton FC manager Jonny Fowell is in high spirits about pre-season and the upcoming 2017/18 Essex Senior League season.

Thu, 11:00

Spurs set for busy week of action in the International Champions Cup and prepared to play familar faces

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

Thu, 09:00

His sister, Leonie Orton says: “Over the years, young men I’ve never met have come up to say they were closeted until they read Joe’s diary, that’s part of his legacy.”

Inspired by Kim Kardashian’s 72 day marriage, this take on a Mozart’s comic opera creates a musical hybrid that features classical, electronic, and pop

Potter, Past and Present is a literary conference with added oak matured mead

FIVE STARS for Dunkirk, which stars Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy, Harry Styles, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Fionn Whitehead, Jack Lowden and Aneurin Barnard

Enjoy a Michael Jackson zombie or Bruce Springsteen IPA at the Jones Family Project

A buzzing, broad and exciting ‘debut’ from a multi-talented, blues-inspired musician for our times

Joe Markovitch lived in east London for 86 and a half years. Leah Donaldson talks to Martin Usborne, who has documented his friendship with Joe in pictures

Bridget Galton talks to a husband and wife team bringing Lewis Carroll’s anarchic and bonkers poem to the West End stage

Londoners needn’t invest in wellies or a tent, they can enjoy some of the best live music in outdoor settings often just a tube ride from home. Bridget Galton rounds up the festivals around north London

it’s telling that when Beale steps into the spotlight to directly deliver Shakespeare’s farewell to the stage it’s the night’s least gimmicky yet most affecting moment

A versatile vegetable, you can grill, fry, bake or BBQ it

A group of loyal Arsenal fans have been working hard in an effort to stage a photographic charity exhibition at a popular supporters destination in the shadows of the Emirates stadium.

It’s The Sun wot won it in this energetic probe into the origins of tabloid populism

Call the Midwife star Bryony Hannah has hung up her habit to “get back to theatre”. She tells Bridget Galton why her first role will be at The Park Theatre in Kevin Elyot’s bittersweet Twilight Song

The annual celebration of new writing Festival 47 returns to the King’s Head Theatre. Zoe Paskett talks to two companies about bringing their work to the stage

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