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29
January
2016
“The British government said they would take 1,000 Jewish children,” said Solly Irving, “but they could not find 1,000 to take.” It was the end of the Second World War and Solly, a 14-year-old Polish Jew, was one of the ‘lucky’ ones. ...
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26
January
2016
‘Step into your place' – was one of the rallying cries in 1914, and it is one of the iconic messages you can see as part of The Art of War: Posters and Propaganda from the First World War exhibition at Hackney Museum from 23 February. This ...
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25
January
2016
A new public consultation has been launched on the proposals for the Bishopsgate Goods Yard, which would dramatically change the heart of Shoreditch. People have 21 days to comment, and Hackney Mayor Jules Pipe is urging all those who have so far ...
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25
January
2016
Hackney Council is considering increasing Council Tax for the first time in over a decade, to help cover the rising costs of supporting the borough’s older and disabled residents. The two per cent increase would see the Council’s Band D charge ...
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04
January
2016
More than 350 people attended a public meeting on 14 December to discuss the proposed London Fields traffic filtering scheme, where further options for the area were presented to residents. At the meeting, the Council apologised for misjudging ...
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15
December
2015
More than 350 people attended a public meeting last night (Monday, 14 December) to discuss the proposed London Fields filtering scheme, where further options for the area were presented to residents. The panel comprised Cllr Feryal Demirci, ...
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10
December
2015
Hackney Council has announced that it will be launching a consultation in the London Fields area in January 2016 about the traffic filtering scheme that has been proposed to support the Mayor of London’s Cycling Vision, including the Quietway route ...
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08
December
2015
PLEASE NOTE, THE COUNCIL HAS ANNOUNCED IT WILL UNDERTAKE A FULL PUBLIC CONSULTATION IN JANUARY, READ THIS FOR THE UPDATE A planned London Fields ward forum meeting at the Queensbridge Community Centre on Thursday 12 November – at which the ...
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