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03
March
2021
| 13:48 Europe/London
Mayor of Hackney Philip Glanville responds to the 2021 Budget delivered by the Chancellor in the House of Commons this afternoon: 
03
March
2021
| 08:35 Europe/London
Tens of thousands of Hackney residents will be able to benefit from faster and more reliable internet services following a Council agreement with Community Fibre – one of London’s fastest and most affordable full fibre broadband providers – to bring
01
March
2021
| 17:41 Europe/London
View the webinar we hosted on Wednesday 3 March to find out more about the return to school, testing and the measures that have been in place to keep students safe. 
28
February
2021
| 16:21 Europe/London
Hundreds of young people hit hard economically by the pandemic will be offered work placements over the coming months after Hackney Council was approved by the government to act as a ‘gateway’ organisation for the Kickstart scheme. Kickstart is

News blog

01
February
2021
| 13:28 Europe/London
Dr Sandra Husbands has been a doctor for 33 years and is currently the Director of Public Health for Hackney and the City of London. Here she answers some of the most common questions people have on the coronavirus vaccination roll out. Keep up to
22
January
2021
| 11:18 Europe/London
The organiser of a wedding in Stamford Hill is facing a £10,000 fine after police found around 150 people in breach of Covid regulations. Read more about the incident on the Met Police website. Initial figures released by the police stated they
15
January
2021
| 15:22 Europe/London
If you’re concerned that a business is not complying with the Covid-19 regulations, please let us know by emailing covidresponseteam@hackney.gov.uk. The Council does not have powers to take action against individuals who are not complying with
13
January
2021
| 09:20 Europe/London
Last week, the Council was made aware that data had been stolen in October’s cyberattack and published on Wednesday 6 January by the organised criminals responsible for the attack. Council staff are working closely with the National Cyber Security