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27
February
2020
| 10:53 Europe/London
Cllr Caroline Woodley has been appointed Cabinet Member for Families, Early Years and Play. Cllr Woodley takes over the role following Cllr Chris Kennedy’s appointment as Cabinet Member for Health, Adult Social Care and Leisure earlier this year.
27
February
2020
| 10:35 Europe/London
Councillors have agreed the Council’s budget for the year ahead which, in the face of government cuts, the Mayor of Hackney says will help to make the borough “fairer, safer, healthier and more sustainable”. The Council’s budget for 2020/21 was
26
February
2020
| 14:14 Europe/London
Hackney Council has published an updated rough sleeping strategy, which outlines its plans to support the borough’s rough sleepers over the next two years. The Strategy outlines the wide range of existing provision for rough sleepers, and the
26
February
2020
| 11:04 Europe/London
Hackney Council is asking local people to have their say on plans to introduce motorcycle parking permits in the borough, aimed at tackling London’s poor air quality by encouraging riders to switch to less polluting models. The proposals would

News blog

12
February
2020
| 11:36 Europe/London
The borough’s parks, libraries, schools and street markets received more than £15million in improvements – funded directly by levies placed on new developments in the borough.  More than 80 projects – from new play areas and youth centre
04
February
2020
| 11:03 Europe/London
Hackney Council and the Mayor of London are investing £1.5million into Ridley Road Market to help existing traders compete with a changing high street.  The investment will see free new stalls, handheld card machines and wifi for traders, as well
31
January
2020
| 11:46 Europe/London
As the UK prepares to leave the European Union later today, the Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville, writes an open letter to the borough's EU citizens.
19
December
2019
| 17:37 Europe/London
The Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville, writes in the December edition of Hackney Today.