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16
June
2021
| 14:53 Europe/London
The largest known archive of British-Vietnamese history has been secured for future generations thanks to intervention by Hackney Chinese Community Services and Hackney Council. The invaluable catalogue of documents and artefacts, which were nearly
15
June
2021
| 12:46 Europe/London
 This Saturday 19 June from 10am-8pm all residents aged 18 and over are invited to receive their first jab of the Covid-19 vaccination at the London Stadium, Olympic Park, Stratford. As well as Hackney residents, you can also attend for your first
14
June
2021
| 12:51 Europe/London
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11
June
2021
| 10:01 Europe/London
Data on Hackney’s vaccine rollout show that around 17,000 of the most at risk residents - those over 60 or clinically extremely vulnerable - are still unvaccinated. Meaning that they are at risk of serious illness, hospitalisation, and even death

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15
June
2021
| 15:59 Europe/London
Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville, said: "Yesterday the Prime Minister announced a four-week delay to the lifting of all lockdown restrictions. "While this news was in the end widely expected, it will have come as a bitter disappointment
11
June
2021
| 15:24 Europe/London
Cllr Robert Chapman, Chair of the Council’s Pensions Committee, said: "I would like to respond to concerns about the Local Government Pension Scheme Fund’s investments in companies associated with the recent tragedy in the Middle East. "I
12
May
2021
| 15:49 Europe/London
As of Friday 7 May 2021, advice from Britain's Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) is that adults aged under 18-39 will be offered an alternative coronavirus vaccine to the AstraZeneca vaccine, such as the Moderna or Pfizer
08
April
2021
| 09:25 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 gives an update on the coronavirus vaccine.Keep up to date with the coronavirus vaccine roll out in Hackney