48 minutes ago

A driver collided with a pedestrian in Seven Sisters Road this morning.

Workers "irreperably damaged" and binned a feted plastic street art mushroom in Southgate Road while repairing a block.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Protesters blocked off Sheep Lane from Westgate Street to the Bush Road junction this afternoon over "dangerous levels" of air pollution outside London Fields Primary School.

Friday, September 20, 2019

"All of our animals could die. We could die. We have to be careful," a young pupil from Daubeney Primary School warned sombrely outside Hackney Town Hall today, on an unseasonably blazing hot September afternoon.

Friday, September 20, 2019

A mental health charity in Hackney has been given a £130,000 grant to help people navigate their Universal Credit applications.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Homeowners in Hackney are being urged to take advantage of a new scheme making it easier and cheaper to install solar panels.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Some 75 years have passed since the V2 bombings began the 'mini Blitz' in September 1944. Kim Willis interviews her great aunt Kathleen Bateman, who was a nurse at the Mothers', about her memories from the time, and the bombs that prompted her evacuation from the maternity hospital

Thursday, September 19, 2019

People are demanding answers after their Upper Clapton block it went up in flames months after bosses deemed there was no "unacceptable" fire risk.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

A domestic abuser with "vile and obnoxious views about women" has been jailed for two-and-a-half years after threatening to kill his girlfriend.


51 minutes ago

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton insists it's 'not good enough' as they went a six match without a win in League Two.

Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi has been lauded by his boss Unai Emery after the youngster helped drag the Gunners to a 3-2 comeback win over Aston Villa at the Emirates on Sunday.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery praised the character shown by his side in their 3-2 comeback win over Aston Villa on Sunday, but also demanded improvement after another shaky defensive display.

Yesterday, 18:34

Arsenal pulled off a late comeback as they beat Aston Villa 3-2 in the Premier League at the Emirates on Sunday afternoon. How did Unai Emery's men get on? Read Dan Mountney's player ratings from the Emirates.

Yesterday, 18:31

Arsenal pulled off an unlikely win as they battled from behind to beat Aston Villa 3-2 in the Premier League at the Emirates on Sunday afternoon, but there are still huge concerns defensively after another poor display at the back.

Yesterday, 16:38

Beth Mead's hat-trick helped Arsenal Women to an ultimately comfortable win over London City Lionesses in the Continental Cup on Sunday.

Yesterday, 16:01

Arsenal Women began their Continental Cup campaign in style with a thrashing of London City Lionesses on Sunday.

Yesterday, 14:27

Manu Tuilagi powered England to a winning start as their World Cup was launched with victory over Tonga but the statement performance sought by Eddie Jones failed to materialise.

Yesterday, 10:55

Clapton and Woodford Town seal victories while Ilford and Tower Hamlets fall to defeats in the Essex Senior League this weekend.

Hidden Homeless Campaign

Friday, May 10, 2019

Three people have died at homeless hostel the Shuttleworth Hotel in the space of eight weeks this year, the Gazette has learned.

A rough sleeper being treated in hospital faces the stark choice of returning to a 'building site' B&B - or discharge to the streets.


Thursday, September 19, 2019

Life comes at you quickly - just ask John Gladwell and Debs Croshaw. The pair only began serious planning for their Filthy Buns burgers in February, and now they're preparing to launch a seven days a week residency at The Three Compasses on Dalston Lane.

When curators Alastair Carruthers and Sandhini Poddar submitted their proposal for an Open House event, they had a respectable 10 artists in tow. An open call was put out - although they didn't expect much of a response - and now their By Beck Road 19 exhibition includes a line-up that is 42 artists strong.

Three years on from Summer 08, Joseph Mount strives for truly timeless tunes.

Jessica Lazar's one-act piece plunges viewers in to a terrifying and beautiful world of night-time horrors and fairytale fiction.

The freshly refurbished London Fields Brewery has invited Prairie Fire - the Kansas City BBQ joint - in to their kitchens to serve authentic fare as the colder months approach.

Atom Gallery on Green Lanes have announced an exhibition of pizza box artwork which will raise money for Hackney Foodbank.

Some of the best samba teachers in the world are coming together this weekend to teach the Brazilian dance at a three-day celebration in Munich.

A new multi-arts bar and club called Colours is opening in Hoxton Square from this Friday (September 13).

Based on the fatal shooting af a black teen by a white policeman, Dael Orlandersmith performs her own devastating poetic monologues which spotlight the racism that divides and distorts America

I've been marvelling at the impressive architectural feat that is The Stratford ever since walking past last summer.

A community choir in east London created partly on the advice of doctors to help patients with mental issues is performing in the BBC Proms on Sunday.

Borough Market favourite Padella could soon be opening in Shoreditch if councillors grant bosses a licence this week.

When Carolina W Seibel opened Moio on Stokey's High Street barely a few days in to 2019, she spoke warmly of the local neighbourhood.

A free one-day festival of live music, urban graffiti and comic arts workshops for children aged 13 to 19 is coming to Shoreditch Town Hall this Saturday (August 17).

Xylo Aria isn't in the mood to hang around. "It's time we started empowering ourselves and each other," she says. "If we wait for others to provide the stepping stone, we'll be waiting forever."

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