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Friday, May 24, 2019

Mare Street has been closed between Victoria Park Road and Well Street after a crash.

Friday, May 24, 2019

What happens when a person causing anti-social behaviour needs help themselves? And how do you help the victims of it? In response to an increasing number of calls on the issue, the Gazette found out there are no easy answers.

Friday, May 24, 2019

TV historian Dan Cruikshank is spearheading a campaign to stop an historic 18th century Huguenot silkworker's house in Shoreditch being bulldozed to make way for a luxury block of flats.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Protesters handed out ice lollies on the steps of Hackney Town Hall last night - to symbolise the melting of the ice caps.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

A switcharound in the Hackney Council cabinet has seen the increasingly divisive transport portfolio change hands.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

The family of a former Hackney Power Station worker who died from asbestosis are appealing for his colleagues to come forward with information.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

A football club teamed up with a charity to host a tournament as part of a project to kick stereotypes out of the game and build confidence.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Curated by AEG Presents, All Points East is bringing an impressive line-up of multi-flavoured music to Victoria Park from May 24-26 and May 31-June 2.

Three unsung heroes of the Hackney community were honoured tonight at the I Love Hackney Mayor's Civic Awards.

Sport

Yesterday, 11:04

30 years ago today, Arsenal beat Liverpool 2-0 on the final day of the season to win the First Division title at Anfield thanks to late Michael Thomas goal. Now, five Arsenal fans who were there that night have recalled their memories from the day. Read on for part three as they remember celebrating on the way home and tell of what that night means to them.

Yesterday, 10:53

30 years ago today, Arsenal beat Liverpool 2-0 on the final day of the season to win the First Division title at Anfield thanks to late Michael Thomas goal. Now, five Arsenal fans who were there that night have recalled their memories from the day. Read on for part two as they remember the greatest night of their lives.

Yesterday, 10:49

30 years ago today, Arsenal beat Liverpool 2-0 on the final day of the season to win the First Division title at Anfield thanks to late Michael Thomas goal. Now, five Arsenal fans who were there that night have recalled their memories from the day. Read on for part one as they remember travelling up to Merseyside

Saturday, May 25, 2019

The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) World Tour, the world's most prestigious street skateboarding competition, returns to London's Copper Box Arena today.

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Lawrence Okolie will defend his British and Commonwealth cruiserweight titles against Jack Massey in Manchester later this summer.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Islington's premier sports bar is putting on a special event for Arsenal fans this weekend, celebrating 30 years since the Gunners won the First Division title at Anfield, with two of the men who played that night set to attend.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Northern Ireland defender Daniel Ballard has signed a new contract at Arsenal, writes Joshua Bunting.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Seven participants from a disabled cricket club in Hackney have been selected as volunteers at the 2019 World Cup, which starts in London on May 30 and takes place around the country until July 14.

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.

Entertainment

Yesterday, 16:46

Hot Chip's colourful catalogue of bratty but lovable synth-pop clearly keeps the rain at bay, because the moment the quintet leaves the All Points East stage the heavens open, and Victoria Park is a swamp of rave kids and panic.

Seven participants from a disabled cricket club in Hackney have been selected as volunteers at the 2019 World Cup, which starts in London on May 30 and takes place around the country until July 14.

We're now just one day out from the start of All Points East 2019, so are the event organisers slowing down ahead of the Festival's opening? Absolutely not.

As Shoreditch-based venue The Bike Shed prepare to host their 10th anniversary show at Tobacco Dock, the event's caterers Feast It pick out five great places that will be feeding the motorhead masses.

A cocktail bar promising 'chemistry and theatre' is opening on City Road in time for the weekend.

A vivid and gripping tour of modern life from the brightest new star of Britain's grime scene.

Dexter Fletcherr, Asif Kapadia and Ken Loach were on the Croisette to show off their latest films

A multi-sensory mural has been unveiled on Great Eastern Street to highlight the vital work of Deafblind UK - the national charity supporting people who can neither hear nor see.

A 'touchy feely' sensory mural has been unveiled in Shoreditch for the deaf and blind close to the site where Shakespeare's original Curtain Playhouse was discovered.

Hot Chip are back and so are the memories of dancing around sweaty basement clubs, and blasting their songs in the car, and watching their catalogue of bizarre music videos. The joy of repetition really is in you.

Becoming an author is a great achievement at any time of life. Having a book published at the age of 12, though? That's a truly special effort.

2018 will go down as one of the most important years in the history of The Tower Theatre Company.

This may seem like just a cheap plastic comb that you can pick up in any local corner shop—but it has a history that has impacted around the world for two centuries.

As we pulled up to the Tivoli Évora my kids and I expressed some scepticism for its eco claims - after all, swanky hotels are some of the most energy intensive facilities on our planet.

US craft beer brewer Brooklyn Brewery has teamed up with the Mexican chain Tortilla to make a tasty beef sauce.

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Curated by AEG Presents, All Points East is bringing an impressive line-up of multi-flavoured music to Victoria Park from May 24-26 and May 31-June 2.

Saba from Hackney shares her experiences of being a foster carer, from the challenges to the rewards of seeing a child flourish.

Victoria Park - or 'Vicky Park' as the locals know it - has been the setting for many important events over the years.​ Here, we take a look at its unique cultural history.

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