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I was pleased to see that the Committee on Climate Change has recently advised the government that its proposed ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars should be brought forward, writes Jennette Arnold OBE, London Assembly Member for North East (Hackney, Islington and Waltham Forest).

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The Shomrim volunteers who lied to police about a robbery in Stamford Hill have brought an honourable organisation into disrepute.

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Notoriously, Iran doesn't recognise dual nationality - so it won't make a lot of difference to officials there that Crouch End woman Aras Amiri, unlike Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, has no British passport.

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As someone who has volunteered for basic administration and literacy support for the diverse range of young people at my local charity WORLDwrite for many years I was shocked and very unhappy to read your article, writes Kate Abley, Hackney, full address supplied.

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The pain of your loved one being murdered must of course be unbearable by any stretch of the imagination - but when no one's been brought to justice for their killing that heartbreak is heightened.

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Two years it explored the behaviours of some building contractors we employ to carry out work to homes and estates ("Probe into Hackney Council's contractors reveals aggressive pricing, excessive claims and 'dishonourable' culture", Gazette), .

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The row about road closures in Stoke Newington has been gaining pace for nearly 18 months.

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As I write this, Extinction Rebellion's protests in central London have entered their second week. More than 1,000 people have been arrested and a few dozen have been charged with low-level crimes.

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To answer your editorial question ("Who benefits from outsourcing?", Ed's comment) write Mary Pimm and Nik Wood, Gore Road, Hackney.

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A number of people have contacted us this week - mainly but not entirely through social media - to complain about Haggerston Park hosting a black pride event over the summer.

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