Search

News

Yesterday, 18:37

Alcohol is now temporarily banned in London Fields Park following weeks of “unacceptably” high levels of litter, public urination and disturbance to residents living nearby.

A man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a university student while he was wearing a dress and a silver wig.

Young people interested in creative, technology and design industries can now sign up for free online courses at a summer school usually held in Stratford’s Olympic Park.

Residents of Hoxton’s New Era estate support plans approved by Hackney’s planning committee on Wednesday night to redevelop their homes.

A driver has been left to pick up a bill worth thousands of pounds after a tree fell onto his car in Hackney.

The government has extended free school meals vouchers over the summer but some Hackney teachers believe there are many families who are not eligible despite needing support.

The NHS Test and Trace service brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to stop the spread of the virus and help us move out of lockdown.

A Hackney church and Well Street Caribbean restaurant are providing free meals for homeless people.

Homerton Hospital has been rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 17:40

A man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a university student while he was wearing a dress and a silver wig.

Mon, 09:42

A man has been arrested after two people were stabbed in Hackney.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Two teenage brothers have been convicted of attacking a rabbi who had been visiting the UK from Israel.

Health

Thu, 17:25

Homerton Hospital has been rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Tue, 11:50

Twenty more roads in Hackney will shut to through-traffic amid the coronavirus crisis.

Tue, 10:00

Bankers in the City are extending financial aid to the main Hackney food bank for the next three months to cover the school holidays in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.

Environment

Yesterday, 14:20

A driver has been left to pick up a bill worth thousands of pounds after a tree fell onto his car in Hackney.

Thu, 14:24

Hackney Council is taking action through the courts to temporarily ban drinking alcohol in London Fields.

Thu, 10:51

The Town Hall’s Labour administration has successfully defended a formal challenge from Hackney Conservatives over its plans to have non-recyclable rubbish collected fortnightly from street-level properties while continuing to collect recycling and food waste weekly.

Politics

Yesterday, 18:37

Alcohol is now temporarily banned in London Fields Park following weeks of “unacceptably” high levels of litter, public urination and disturbance to residents living nearby.

Thu, 11:40

An injunction and possession order to remove protesters ‘occupying’ The Happy Man Tree in Woodberry Down has been given the green light.

Wed, 16:41

Grassroots music venues in Hackney have warned they could face closure without a government support package.

Education

Yesterday, 15:23

Young people interested in creative, technology and design industries can now sign up for free online courses at a summer school usually held in Stratford’s Olympic Park.

Yesterday, 13:01

The government has extended free school meals vouchers over the summer but some Hackney teachers believe there are many families who are not eligible despite needing support.

Wed, 09:41

Hackney’s councillor in charge of families, early years and play intends to write to the government every month about the funding crisis facing the Town Hall over its provision for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Heritage

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

A writing project is underway bringing together stories from Hackney Caribbean migrants of all ages to share at an online Windrush event.

Friday, June 19, 2020

Hackney Council is set to reveal the winner of a major new artwork which will be be commissioned for the Town Hall Square on Monday, in the highlight of its annual Windrush festival.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Communal meditations were held in London Field’s in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter Movement on June 4-7.

PROMOTED CONTENT

The NHS Test and Trace service brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to stop the spread of the virus and help us move out of lockdown.

The UK Government has launched a campaign to shine a light on businesses and employees across the country who have responded to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in remarkable ways and are now going back to business.

Veterans are providing vital skills across a range of projects to help the country tackle the current coronavirus outbreak. From helping to build Nightingale Hospitals to delivering essential supplies to those who are shielding, they have helped thousands of people across the country. We take a look at how one such veteran is helping out.

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now


Most read news