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24
September
2021
| 09:59 Europe/London
A community hall set above a parade of shops in a Hoxton housing estate has become accessible-for-all thanks to a refurbishment project by Hackney Council in partnership with Wenlock Barn Tenant Management Organisation.The renovation of Wenlock Barn
23
September
2021
| 17:05 Europe/London
Residents can submit their ideas and questions to improve safety for women and girls in public spaces to a panel of experts, charities, police and council staff at a special event next week. The online discussion on 30 September will explore the
23
September
2021
| 17:04 Europe/London
Stoke Newington’s new low traffic neighbourhood, aimed at reducing traffic, improving air quality and supporting people to walk, shop and cycle locally, was introduced on 20 September. A new 7am-7pm bus gate on Church Street is helping to reduce
20
September
2021
| 12:54 Europe/London
Hackney’s many Black communities and heroes will be celebrated from September to December with this year’s Black History Season programme.The season, which highlights the contribution and legacy of Hackney’s Black community, will see history being

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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
24
August
2021
| 15:55 Europe/London
Cllr Guy Nicholson, Deputy Mayor for Housing Supply, Planning, Culture and Inclusive Economy, encourages residents to take part in the Council's conversation about improving the Borough's Libraries. "Our borough-wide conversation ‘Our
30
July
2021
| 13:47 Europe/London
Hello again, Hackney – it’s time to play again. That’s our message to the children and young people of our borough this week, as we cautiously see lockdown restrictions ease and Hackney’s playgrounds, parks, squares and games areas welcome everyone