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09
April
2021
| 14:14 Europe/London
The Mayor of Hackney Philip Glanville and Speaker of Hackney, Cllr Kam Adams, have released this joint statement following the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who passed away peacefully at Windsor Castle today (Friday,
09
April
2021
| 12:01 Europe/London
A new online portal has been launched for local late night venues, to help support them through the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. The Council’s inaugural Hackney Nights portal will serve as a hub for information and will play a key role in
01
April
2021
| 15:21 Europe/London
Non-essential retail, hospitality, accommodation, leisure, personal care and gym businesses could be eligible for a one-off payment of up to £18,000 through the new Restart Grant which launched in Hackney today.The new scheme is aimed at businesses
01
April
2021
| 14:48 Europe/London
Every school pupil in Hackney who is entitled to free meals at school is being offered vouchers for free school meals over the Easter holidays, with extra support available for families with younger children in need and local college students from

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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
18
March
2021
| 12:14 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 vaccine rollout in Hackney. Keep up to date with the coronavirus vaccine roll out in
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