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Yesterday, 17:32

More bobbies on the beat paid for out of council tax could soon be coming to Hackney with the creation of a new police command for east London.

What better way for neighbours in Upper Clapton to get to know each other than by closing off their road and holding a party?

This man is wanted by police after a woman was punched in the face and left with a broken nose at London Fields station.

An Upper Clapton man who told police the knife in his pocket was for fishing has been jailed for six months.

Hackney Police are seeking an “archetypal con artist’ in connection with 20 different offences.

When Kath Moore started working as a carpenter in 1981, she was a woman in a men’s world.

Schoolgirls from Dalston joined Sadiq Khan to challenge gender inequality online this week.

Delays in patients leaving hospital because their care arrangements weren’t in place almost got Hackney’s healthcare funding withheld last year.

Potentially life-saving breast cancer screening check-ups for women in Hackney have been delayed due to a shortage of specialist mammographers to carry out the service.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 11:52

This man is wanted by police after a woman was punched in the face and left with a broken nose at London Fields station.

Yesterday, 10:01

An Upper Clapton man who told police the knife in his pocket was for fishing has been jailed for six months.

Yesterday, 08:32

Hackney Police are seeking an “archetypal con artist’ in connection with 20 different offences.

Health

Friday, June 15, 2018

Delays in patients leaving hospital because their care arrangements weren’t in place almost got Hackney’s healthcare funding withheld last year.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Potentially life-saving breast cancer screening check-ups for women in Hackney have been delayed due to a shortage of specialist mammographers to carry out the service.

Monday, June 11, 2018

A horrified woman who ate from a tub of mouldy KFC beans said she was “physically sick” and ordered the manager to destroy the whole batch.

Environment

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The Dalston Eastern Curve Garden could be “plunged into darkness” now that plans for a high-rise development next door have been given the green light.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Hundreds of youngsters have learnt the value of campaigning after a lollipop lady and repainted zebra crossing were finally promised for their schools.

Friday, June 8, 2018

An LGBT gardening group will compete against professionals a national flower show – despite not having an allotment of their own.

Politics

Yesterday, 17:32

More bobbies on the beat paid for out of council tax could soon be coming to Hackney with the creation of a new police command for east London.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Campaigners in London Fields say they are “hugely disappointed” after plans for two new homes on their estate were signed off.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Embattled Hackney Council wants to take the government to court to defend its right to publish its propaganda rag fortnightly.

Education

Friday, June 15, 2018

Schoolgirls from Dalston joined Sadiq Khan to challenge gender inequality online this week.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Hundreds of youngsters have learnt the value of campaigning after a lollipop lady and repainted zebra crossing were finally promised for their schools.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Hackney will be included in Sadiq Khan’s extended London’s ultra-low emission zone (ULEZ), it has been revealed this morning (Friday).

Heritage

Thursday, June 7, 2018

As the Gazette’s environment correspondent Will McCallum, who works for Greenpeace, publishes a book about ‘How to give up Plastic’, Emma Bartholomew looks back to where the problem first began - at the world’s first ever plastic factory in Hackney Wick, set up by Alexander Parkes.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

A pigeon fancier claimed he found seven of his stolen birds on sale in a livestock shop, this week 60 years ago.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

A mystery plague of flies was making life miserable for Pembury Estate tenants.

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