Homerton Fire Arms & Drug Seizure

Homerton Fire Arms & Drug Seizure

A 16 year old youth and a 34 year old man was arrested, following a search of a Homerton home, at 7am Wednesday, 16 June, on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life and possession of cannabis. They were taken to an east London police station for further questioning. The search […]

Hackney Fox Attack: Second Twin Goes Home

Hackney Fox Attack: Second Twin Goes Home

The second twin attacked by a fox as she slept, was discharged from hospital today, two weeks after the attack. 9 month old Isabella Kouparris,  suffered “life changing” injuries to her arm and may need plastic surgury, at different stages of her life. Her twin sister Lola, who was also attacked, was discharged last week […]

Homerton Private Members Club Silenced By Courts

Residents are breathing a sigh of relief, after a “private members” club that was keeping residents awake with all-night parties and unlicensed karaoke, was closed down (26 May 2010) by the Police, following a joint operation by the Chatham Safer Neighbourhoods Team and Hackney Council’s Licensing and Anti-social Behaviour teams. Officers were granted a Premises […]

Road safety course for new motorcyclists in Hackney

Hackney residents thinking about riding a motorcycle can get a kick start on road safety with a free theory course and discounted on-road training programme available to new learners from June 2010. The Council’s Road Safety Team, in partnership with Metropolitan Police, East London Advanced Motorcyclists, BikeSafe and Scooterden, will be offering potential moped and […]

Man Stabbed During Manor Park Car Jacking

Man Stabbed During Manor Park Car Jacking

A 22 year old man was stabbed during the robbery of his car, on station road, outside Manor Park Station last night. Police and ambulance service were called at 10pm and found the man with stab wounds. He was taken to an East London hospital where his condition has been described as serious but not […]

BeReCreative Hackney’s Green Festival

A free, fun packed, family event with a green theme at its core is being held in London Fields, Hackney, on Saturday 5 June. Now in its fifth year, the BeReCreative event, a joint effort between Hackney Council’s Recycling Team and Green Champion network, aims to raise environmental and sustainable awareness in the borough. Building […]