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12
October
2018
Leaseholders and freeholders can learn about the services the Council provides for them at a an open day tomorrow (Saturday, 13 October). Residents can talk to a range of Council teams, including those covering communal cleaning and repairs,
12
October
2018
Hackney Council is urging tenants to think ahead and check their heating before the cold weather begins to bite. The Council receives a high number of calls about faulty heating systems from October as the nights draw in and temperatures drop.
09
October
2018
Local women working in traditionally male-dominated industries, including IT and engineering, are being celebrated by the Council to mark Ada Lovelace Day. Lovelace is remembered as the world's first computer programmer in 1840. Her day, held
08
October
2018
A sing-along to swing low, chats with old friends and rum punch all round - the Hackney Caribbean Tea Party was a chance to celebrate the achievements of the Windrush generation. The tea party was organised by the Council, as part of its Black

News blog

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14
August
2018
Today the Government published its Social Housing Green Paper, which sets out minor suggested reforms to national housing policy.  The Green Paper does not commit any new government funding to building Council housing, which the Council has
26
July
2018
Deputy Mayor, Cllr Feryal Demirci, responds to the London Fire Brigade's advice on barbecues in parks: 
18
July
2018
Earlier this year Hackney’s Licensing Committee agreed a revised draft licensing policy and recommended it for approval by Full Council. The recommended policy was developed by the Licensing Committee following extensive evidence gathering and
06
July
2018
Our proposals to build a brand new leisure centre, new school and hundreds of homes near Shoreditch Park hit the headlines this week because Anthology, one of our development partners on the nearby Colville Estate where we are delivering more than