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The world's smallest disco comes to Stoke Newington

World’s ‘smallest disco’ set to arrive in Stoke Newington

The world’s smallest disco will pop up in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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Commuters in Hackney warned London Underground workers are to stage five days of strikes

Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union will walk out from 9pm on Monday April 28 for two days and again from 9pm on Monday May 5 for three days in a long-running row over Tube ticket office closures.

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Family of teen stabbed 17 times make plea for more resources to tackle knife crime in borough

The family of an innocent young man left fighting for his life after a callous gang sprung on him like a pack of wolves and stabbed him 17 times want more resources to be ploughed into tackling the roots of violent crime.

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin looks on during his annual televised question-and-answer session in Moscow, Russia

Eric Pickles: “Putin would be proud” of Hackney propaganda

They may not have invaded Crimea, but Hackney Council has been compared to Russian president Vladimir Putin by top Tory Eric Pickles.

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Campaign to release dying man from prison is launched

The family of a dying man serving one of the now abolished indeterminate prison sentences is pleading for him to be released so they can care for him during his last days.

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Sherwood admits Europa League qualification could hurt Spurs

Tim Sherwood admits the Europa League could undermine Tottenham’s top-four challenge next season, but he says he has no intention of dropping points in a bid to avoid qualification.

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Restaurant review: Bones, Kingsland Road, Hoxton

Kingsland Road’s latest offering, Bones, is a welcome addition to this part of Hoxton, offering up classic meat dishes and some surprisingly original vegetarian ones too.

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You could get your hands on 1 of 3 Love2Shop vouchers.

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Coldplay announce summer Royal Albert Hall date

London’s Royal Albert Hall will play host to Coldplay this July as part of a select series of dates to launch the band’s forthcoming album Ghost Stories.

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