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23
May
2017
Chifa K was crowned the winner of Alter Ego 2017 in front of a sell-out crowd at Hackney Empire on Friday 19 May. Nine acts performed in the final of Hackney’s number one talent contest, hosted by Snoochie Shy and Kat B, with music from ...
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18
May
2017
Free gym passes, fitness taster sessions and weight testing are just some of the things men can get involved with at the Men’s Health day, taking place Thursday 15 June at Dalston C.L.R James Library. Taking place from 4 - 7.30pm, the ...
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12
May
2017
From Carnival crafts to puppet making, children will be spoilt for choice with lots of exciting things to see and do at the free Dalston Children’s Festival 2017. Taking place across two weekends of Saturday 27 May and 3 June during the ...
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09
May
2017
Discounts on food and drink are up for grabs for residents who kick-start a healthy walking habit this month. The Council is launching this year’s Walking is Rewarding Day, taking place on Wednesday 17 May, to get residents walking into a ...
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06
April
2017
The threat to the funding of Hackney schools, and the current proposals for the re-introduction of grammar schools and forced academisation of other schools, pose a threat to the hard-won successes of Hackney’s schools. Hackney’s Deputy ...
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05
April
2017
From Monday May 1 some library fees and charges are changing, although computer use and Wi-Fi will remain free for all library members. The overdue fee will remain at 20p per day, but now only those under 18 will be exempt from a charge for ...
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30
March
2017
Following yesterday's Pensions Committee meeting (29 March), Councillor Robert Chapman, Chair of Hackney's Pensions Committee, provides an update about the ongoing work to make the Hackney Pension Fund ultimately fossil free. There are ...
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21
March
2017
Tomorrow is the last chance for residents to have their say on the Government’s consultation on changes to the National Funding Formula for schools. The proposals, which could see funding for Hackney schools cut by £25 million by ...
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