Lockdown Zoom plays by disabled artists 'without constraints'
The latest in a series of Zoom plays from Hackney's Graeae Theatre tackles everything from sibling rivalry to an awkward meeting between ex lovers. Crips Without Constraints Part 2 is the work of deaf and disabled writers and directors, and...
Remembering the 'Hackney Rock' Dennis Andries MBE
Dennis Andries MBE was one of Hackney’s most successful boxers in the past forty years and should be warmly remembered as such. He was born in Georgetown, Guyana on “Bonfire night” on November, 5 1953 and his ring career was often explosive...
Fostering has become a way of life for Debbie
By Emma Rice
Hackney’s Fostering Service needs more foster carers. Here, one of it’s best, Debbie Douglas, reveals how rewarding she has found the role. Twenty-seven years ago, life changed for Debbie Douglas. Since then, she has gone on to foster more than...