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Yesterday, 19:35

A whopping row has broken out over a Stoke Newington minicab firm’s decision to set up a burger van in its car park – yards from a GP surgery.

Yesterday, 19:32

Sadiq Khan has given the town hall a whopping £45.5million towards the building of 949 new “genuinely affordable” homes.

Yesterday, 18:24

Police were cracking down on the “drugs-related dance craze”, acid house, the Gazette reported 30 years ago.

Yesterday, 17:56

The Gazette let off steam in a rant about youngsters going around asking for a “penny for the guy”.

Yesterday, 16:15

Nightlife campaigners have launched a crowdfunder to raise money for a legal challenge against Hackney Council’s licensing policy, which includes “core” midnight weekend curfews for new venues.

Yesterday, 14:16

A former Gazette reporter who secured publishing deals around the world for her first novel is celebrating the launch of her paperback.

Yesterday, 14:13

More than 4,000 pumpkin carvers and their families queued around the block to get sight of their lanterns lit up together for the annual festival of light at the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden.

Yesterday, 12:49

The battle is on to stop the premature closure of Ridley Road Shopping Village after the intervention of Hackney’s mayor – and more than 1,500 supporters.

Yesterday, 10:12

Wireless promoter Live Nation has been given the green light to carry on holding the festival in Finsbury Park after a licensing review – but artists will be “encouraged” not to swear.

Sport

Yesterday, 16:00

The Argentinian is preparing his team for a crucial clash with PSV in the Champions League

Yesterday, 14:00

The energetic midfielder has shone for Leyton Orient during the early months of the campaign

FA Women’s Championship: Tottenham Hotspur Ladies 8 Millwall Lionesses 0

Yesterday, 10:00

The Fleet are understood to be willing to listen to offers for some of their most high-profile players

Yesterday, 09:00

London Senior Cup: Erith Town 4 Clapton 4 (3-4 penalties)

Mesut Ozil delivered a stunning performance during Arsenal’s 3-1 victory over Leicester City as Unai Emery’s side made it 10 wins on the bounce on Monday evening at the Emirates – with colleague Hector Bellerin hailing the German playmaker as ‘a born champion.’

A Mesut Ozil-inspired Arsenal beat Leicester City 3-1 at the Emirates on Monday evening, prompting the German to use a memorable phrase.

Arsenal beat Leicester City 3-1 at the Emirates after a Mesut Ozil masterclass helped beat Claude Puel’s Foxes to make it ten wins on the bounce for Unai Emery’s impressive side.

Hidden Homeless Campaign

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Psychotic residents banging on doors in the middle of the night, drug dealing, prostitution and excrement in the corridor. Now a health watchdog has slammed dire conditions in Hackney homeless hostels. Emma Youle reports

Hackney Council has been forced to apologise to a single mum and offer her a payout after bungling her homeless application.

Homeless hostels are making huge demands on police resources in Hackney with thousands of call-outs for rowdy behaviour, violent assaults and missing people, the Gazette can reveal.

Entertainment

Yesterday, 14:17

Some of the ingredients on Yard Sale’s new collaborative effort Thai Society are unusual for most dishes - let alone a pizza.

Wireless promoter Live Nation has been given the green light to carry on holding the festival in Finsbury Park after a licensing review – but artists will be “encouraged” not to swear.

For a generation of people surrounded by dereliction, isolation and squalor, there were places of artistic salvation – and it brought together the vibrant and eclectic Hoxton community.

Booking a table for Sunday lunch at Blacklock in Soho is about as easy as landing tickets for Glastonbury.

What’s that distant light on the Pennines? Why, it’s Mike Leigh’s Peterloo, encroaching upon your curiosity like a newly built textile mill on the edge of a Regency farming community.

Islington Council has withdrawn its representation ahead of today’s Wireless Festival licensing hearing, saying promoters have agreed to their demands.

Imaginative and visually exciting story of Charles Darwin’s eventful Beagle voyage its told in a purpose-built venue at this iconic museum

The new arts venue in Stoke Newington’s restored Savoy Cinema has raised more than £31,000 to pay for a new music studio in the basement.

A Poutinerie with a difference is serving up twists on the classic Canadian dish in Old Spitalfields Market.

Head chef Emilia Strazzanti will prepare a five-course feast that pairs Sicilian cooking with east London produce

Rio’s Alex Jackson brings us up to speed on the must-see releases and quirky features coming up at Rio in the next few days

The social media website Tumblr has teamed up with mental health platform Made of Millions to present Seen; an art exhibition curated to explore the many layers and intricacies of mental illness at Hoxton Arches.

A thoughtful, intelligent dramatisation of Virginia Woolf’s novel is marred by jarring theatrical gimmicks

The Curtain Road venue’s rooftop becomes a den of debauchery and excess for the cooler months with the launch of Lady Celeste’s

Middle-eastern vegan pop-up What the Fattoush? is at Kingsland Road’s Pamela bar until the new year.

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