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Hackney councillors received no training in bullying and harassment in 2018 because none of them booked a place on the course – which was scrapped as a result.

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This man is wanted by gang police over the shooting of a woman at a New Year’s event in a Dalston nightclub.

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A man died in a flat fire in Homerton last night.

“The earth is dying but it’s grown ups who are making decisions that won’t affect them.”

Yesterday, 17:07

A Hackney app that uses smartphone technology to help vision-impaired people navigate buildings on their own has been honoured at a national tech competition.

Yesterday, 14:53

Mental health professionals whose work helping people in distress on the streets of Hackney has been highlighted by the BBC have now been crowned “team of the year” by their NHS trust.

Yesterday, 14:18

A sea cadets group in Clapton has been included in a national trial to recruit children as young as nine into the organisation.

Yesterday, 10:05

Three teenagers have been charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent after a boy was stabbed on a bus travelling through Clapton Common.

Yesterday, 07:22

Former Labour councillor Dan Kemp, a key figure introducing scrutiny to local government to hold decision makers to account, has died aged 60.

Sport

The 32-year-old discussed the need for O’s to get back on a consistent run of form in the National League

Women’s FA Cup fifth round: Tottenham Hotspur Ladies 0 Manchester City Women 3

Yesterday, 15:00

The experienced boss reflected on the win away to the National League title-chasers

Yesterday, 13:00

The latest boxing news from Hackney

Yesterday, 11:00

The O’s inconsistent run of form continued on Saturday with a shock 1-0 loss at home to Maidenhead United

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Arsenal legend and U23 boss Freddie Ljungberg believes hotshot starlet Eddie Nketiah is ready to play against BATE Borisov in the crucial second leg on Thursday.

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Arsenal Women were knocked out of the FA Cup in the repeat of last year’s final with a defeat to Chelsea Women.

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Freddie Ljungberg has been speaking exclusively to the Islington Gazette after leading Arsenal U23s to a resounding 4-0 North London Derby win over Tottenham Hotspur U23s on Friday.

Hidden Homeless Campaign

Thursday, November 22, 2018

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

Psychotic residents banging on doors in the middle of the night, drug dealing, prostitution and excrement in the corridor. Now a health watchdog has slammed dire conditions in Hackney homeless hostels. Emma Youle reports

Hackney Council has been forced to apologise to a single mum and offer her a payout after bungling her homeless application.

Entertainment

Yesterday, 15:20

The VICE journalist known for his hilarious features on popular culture has his first book out this Thursday, February 21.

2018 was an incredible time for Hackney rapper B Young. Having started the year recording a few songs in his bedroom, the 24-year-old closed it out as one of the country’s outstanding breakthrough acts.

Pigeonhole-phobic Joseph Mount and friends sprinkle some sonic extras on their breakthrough record.

First Look: EartH Kitchen

Monday, February 11, 2019

Take a look inside the new EartH Kitchen, a neighbourhood-style restaurant just opened on Stoke Newington Road.

In late 2016, Dalston resident and landscape painter Lydia Bauman was browsing an exhibition of work by the great Georgia O’Keeffe at the Tate Modern when inspiration for her latest project struck.

Have you ever been so deep in to a box-set binge that Netflix has checked in to politely ask if you’re still watching? The 50-Hour Improvathon, which comes to Wilton’s Music Hall next weekend, is kind of like the live version.

Seismic life events trigger new sonic adventures for this troubadour duo, with some exciting, propulsive results.

With an intriguing mix of European and Asian fare, Angelina Restaurant will also feature a secret bar with space for no more than six guests. It’s due to open for a soft launch from Thursday, February 14.

Haven’t we seen this so-so dystopian thriller before?

“It’s a real collision of light and dark, where subjects so far apart all somehow come together.” After two years of development, producer Jacob Dorrell is about to unveil his new musical: The Cereal Café.

Valentine’s Day is on the approach – do you have plans locked in? It’s no problem if not, because we’ve rounded up a bunch of romantic things to do across Hackney and Islington.

Tri-continental punk-rock trio show a bit of imagination can go a long way on this fizzing debut.

As Dry January finally comes to a close, two brothers have opened a shop stocked with a range of 200 no-and-low alcoholic drinks. The Zero Option is a temporary opening for now, but there are plans to go permanent.

Scottish Opera’s production of Anthropocene is the fourth show pieced together by composer Stuart MacRae and librettist Louise Welsh.

Is This It? The NYC rockers, who have five top 10 albums to their name, will headline on May 25 as All Points East announces its latest batch of big-name performers.

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