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04
January
2022
| 07:00 Europe/London
As Hackney Black History Season draws to a close, Cllr Anntoinette Bramble, Deputy Mayor and Cabinet Member for Education, Young People and Children’s Social Care, looks back at how the Council is teaching its young residents about Black British
24
December
2021
| 10:08 Europe/London
The Hackney Borough Resilience Forum, which coordinates the borough’s local response to the pandemic, has issued the statement below with advice and guidance for people living in, working in, or visiting Hackney during the festive period.The new
22
December
2021
| 09:19 Europe/London
Traffic is down both inside and around the Hoxton West Low Traffic Neighbourhood (LTN) following its introduction, new monitoring data shows. The monitoring data, taken in July 2021, shows that traffic was down inside the LTN by 46%, and on boundary
21
December
2021
| 10:05 Europe/London
Chancellor Rishi Sunak must commit as soon as possible to "avoid needlessly putting jobs and employers in Hackney at risk,by making a clear commitment to providing additional support for businesses impacted by rising cases of the Omicron

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13
December
2021
| 17:29 Europe/London
Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville and Cabinet Member for Energy, Waste, Transport and Public Realm, Cllr Mete Coban, outline why Hackney Council supports plans for a new energy from waste plant in Edmonton:"COP26 has reinforced the urgent need
06
December
2021
| 10:56 Europe/London
December blog from Cabinet Member for Housing Services, Cllr Clayeon McKenzie:The pandemic affected our ability to provide some services to the high standard expected of us, especially our repairs service. This is due to lockdown restrictions and
01
December
2021
| 12:55 Europe/London
The Children and Young People’s Scrutiny Commission has produced an in-depth review of the position for young people on the verge of permanent exclusion and provision for them following permanent exclusion.Maintained schools in Hackney collectively
29
November
2021
| 16:07 Europe/London
Hackney Council’s Housing Estates include almost 250 green areas, offering verdant oases right across the borough. Places for both wildlife and residents alike to flourish.There are 35 Ground Maintenance staff who lovingly tend these spaces year