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19
October
2021
| 13:49 Europe/London
A tribute to a legend of the Reggae and Sound System industry Horace Alexander Burke (aka Ruddy Ranks) forms part of this year's Hackney Archives Black History Season. Hackney's Black History Season highlights the contribution and legacy of
19
October
2021
| 10:09 Europe/London
Residents, businesses and organisations in Hackney Central are being encouraged to help turn the views of thousands of local people into the Hackney Central plan, bringing together the priorities of the local community with the Council’s ambitions
15
October
2021
| 14:36 Europe/London
Alternative ideas to deliver the ambitions of local people through redevelopment of the Tesco store in Morning Lane will be explored by Hackney Council as an agreement with an existing developer nears an end.The Council bought the Hackney Central
15
October
2021
| 13:11 Europe/London
The number of pedestrians and cyclists using Stoke Newington Church Street between 7am and 7pm is now more than double the number of vehicles, after traffic dropped by a half following the introduction of its new low traffic neighbourhood.The

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19
October
2021
| 15:28 Europe/London
Cllr Guy Nicholson, Deputy Mayor for Housing Supply, Planning, Culture and Inclusive Economy, marks a major milestone for Dalston, as work on the £1.5 million improvements to Ridley Road and Ashwin Street get under way:What do people love about
05
October
2021
| 11:18 Europe/London
The Speaker of Hackney, Cllr Michael Desmond, gives a rundown of his September as the borough's Speaker:We’ve just had the Jewish New Year, no socially distanced celebrations at midnight for us, more a time for reflection and regeneration. Each
20
September
2021
| 10:52 Europe/London
Cllr Robert Chapman, Cabinet Member for Finance, is calling on the Government to maintain the crucial extra £20 a week for people on Universal Credit“At the end of September Central Government plans to end the critical extra money it provides to
06
September
2021
| 15:22 Europe/London
Cllr Anntoinette Bramble, Deputy Mayor and Cabinet Member for Education, Young People and Children’s Social Care, writes as Hackney students start returning to school for the Autumn term:I want to wish all of our students who are returning back to