Three men who went on stabbing spree in Hackney convicted of murder
Three men who fatally stabbed Joshua White to gain gang notoriety have been convicted of his murder and of causing grievous bodily harm (GBH) in relation to another man. Taylar Isaac, 20, of Amhurst Road, Hackney, and David Kerrigan, 20, of...
Hackney service remembers Prince Philip, 'rock of the nation'
A commemoration service was held for His Royal Highness Prince Philip at St John's Church. The service celebrated the Duke of Edinburgh's 99 years of life and service to his country, on the evening of April 16. Representatives from Hackney...
Former East Enders actor takes next career step as a film director
He was once the baby of East Enders as young Martin Fowler, now James Alexandrou is poised to take his next career step as a film director. The Hackney-born 35-year-old, who spent 11 years on the hit soap, is about to graduate from the...
Keothavong sees Great Britain progress in Billie Jean King Cup
Anne Keothavong's Great Britain team took a step nearer to qualifying for next year's Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas Finals after defeating Mexico 3-1 behind closed doors at LTA’s National Tennis Centre in Roehampton. World number 292...
Volunteer runs half marathon to raise funds for cash strapped London Zoo
A volunteer at London Zoo is running a half-marathon to raise funds for the Regent's Park attraction which has been crippled by Covid closures. Hackney resident Elaine Clarke has had strong ties with the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) for...