'Heads need to roll', says domestic violence campaigner after 'reckless' council data blunder
Jacob Dirnhuber, Local Democracy Reporter
IT staff at Hackney Council accidentally made a staggering cache of personal data on vulnerable residents available to anyone with an internet connection, a major investigation reveals today. The astonishing privacy breach came when senior...
Key road closed: Hackney and Islington travel news July 31 - August 6
Look out for these road works and travel disruptions in the week to come in Hackney and Islington. Hackney Hoxton Square has roadworks 6 August to 13 August that are likely to cause delays. Garden Walk, Old Street is closed between 9 and 13...
Hackney residents plan to make noise for more representative voting systems
Residents of Hackney will be taking part in a national day of action this weekend, to "Make noise for Proportional Representation (PR)". Locals will be gathering at a Make Votes Matter stall outside Stoke Newington Growing Communities Farmers...
Pastor Morris tribute: 'We don’t know what would have happened to us if it wasn’t for him'
Hackney History | Gallery
A legendary pastor who devoted his life to helping young Windrushers across London and the country was remembered by the many people he helped last week. Pastor Rupert Morris ran an advice centre in Bradbury Street called Pastor Morris on...