Yesterday, 14:37

A mother and her two children narrowly escaped being crushed to death when killer winds overturned a 30-ton lorry, this week 30 years ago.

Fri, 13:30

Hackney Council will hold a free advice and support session for people affected by the Windrush scandal.

Fri, 11:04

A single mother and her children were saved from homelessness after Hackney Community Law Centre helped overturn a £60,000 fraud bill from the Department for Work and Pensions.

Fri, 10:53

Two women who took up art decades after they last touched a paintbrush are having their work shown at a trendy Hoxton gallery.

Fri, 10:52

Hackney has the fourth highest rate of knife crime resulting in injury in London, and the fifth highest rate of knife crime overall, the latest figures show.

Fri, 07:35

A man has been charged after a 15-year-old was stabbed in Upper Clapton on Sunday evening.

Thu, 12:15

Major plans to redevelop the Lee Valley Ice Centre have now been submitted to Waltham Forest Council.

Wed, 14:41

Hackney chef Atreka runs a Caribbean vegan restaurant and says she's all about eating naturally and promoting 'livity' - or life energy. Holly Chant reports

Wed, 12:43

Hackney has seen a drop in rough sleeping as the rest of London experiences a rise - but there are still 20 new people on the streets every month.


Yesterday, 18:25

Frank Lampard said Giovani Lo Celso avoiding a red card left "another huge question mark" on the Video Assistant Referee system.

Yesterday, 17:05

Honours finished even as Danny Johnson's first goal for Orient earned them a point at Brisbane Road on Saturday.

Yesterday, 15:02

Marcos Alonso's masterclass inspired Chelsea's Premier League win over Tottenham as the Blues tightened their grip on Champions League qualification amid farcical VAR scenes at Stamford Bridge.

Fri, 15:31

Jose Mourinho says finishing in the top four with Tottenham would be his greatest achievement given he thinks their injury crisis is the worst in Europe.

Fri, 15:04

Bernd Leno says Arsenal are determined to go all the way in the Europe League and put the demons of last year's final behind them after they secured an important 1-0 win over Olympiacos in the first-leg of their last-32 tie.

Fri, 14:07

Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris knows his side have to get something from their visit to Premier League rivals Chelsea on Saturday.

Fri, 13:59

Shkodran Mustafi has refused to rule out remaining at Arsenal beyond the end of the season after rebuilding his relationship with the club's fanbase following his recent resurgence.

Fri, 13:15

In an exlcusive interview with the Islington Gazette, Arsenal legend Bob Wilson revealed he has been telling people to keep an eye on Bukayo Saka for a number of years and is excited to see if the Gunners youngster can fulfil his potential.

Fri, 13:00

Matt Withers is joined by Dave Evans, Jacob Ranson, Dan Bennett and Liverpool fan Cash Boyle for another East London Football Podcast.

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.


Fri, 15:50

Three-piece rock band, Cagework, are making waves in the live-music venues of Hackney, and now there are rumours of a second album on the horizon.

All Points East festival has announced The Kooks and The Wombats are both performing in Victoria Park on May 30.

In 2009, eight musicians hosted an intimate gig in a living room in London, and Sofar Sounds was born.

As part of a five-day run of a new comedy production, a special "traffic light" performance (single, in a relationship or 'it's complicated') will be staged on Valentine's Day.

An adaptation of E.M Forster's novel, A Passage to India opens at Stoke Newington's Tower Theatre next week. Here, director Simona Hughes talks about her vision for the play

On Saturday, July 11 the band will perform alongside Charlie XCX, Clairo, Pale Waves, Phoebe Bridgers and Cavetown.

Collages of Brexit politicians made from porn mags go on display in a pop up show

Massive Attack has been announced as a headline act at this summer's All Points East festival in VIctoria Park.

Landry pulls back from heartbreak to deliver his best record yet.

Politically charged 'gig theatre' mashes up grime rap with a fable about a working class black boy who wins a private school scholarship is raw, vital, sometimes crass, but keeps you hooked

Liz Beardsell was 12-years-old when she began keeping a diary. Twenty-six years and more than 9,000 entries later, she's still yet to miss a day of writing.

Stoke Newington restaurant Wander is putting on a menu of Australian favourites to raise funds for the bushfire relief campaign.

Hot May Pot Pot is putting on a special three-course detox menu this month, and it includes China's take on fondue.

After a three-year hiatus, indie rock band Bombay Bicycle Club are feeling refreshed ahead of a UK tour and the release of their first album since 2014.

"How do they make watermelon look like tuna?" my son pondered as we sat in Wagamama's new Old Street branch, waiting for the new vegan dish to be served up.

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