Residents say: No to CPZ Yes to Fair Transport!

Residents say: No to CPZ Yes to Fair Transport!

    Rectory Rollers (residents mainly from the CPZ Consultation area: R Zone) have arranged a Community Powwow event for Sunday 2 June 2013 on Stoke Newington Common at the junction of Brook and Rectory Road, N16, between 1 to 5pm. The aim of the powwow is to seek residents’ views about how to alleviate […]

Hackney residents to protest new CPZ implementation

Hackney residents to protest new CPZ implementation

R Zone residents are taking to the streets of Hackney on Saturday morning (11 January), to raise their objections to the council’s planned implementation of the R Zone CPZ in Stoke Newington. Their objections concern a consultation process that effectively promised the council would abide by a majority decision by the residents, as to whether […]

Hackney’s young Parliamentarian – Rhasan Brunner

Hackney’s young Parliamentarian – Rhasan Brunner

He is young, articulate and dedicated to social inclusion.  His aspiration is to get all young people, all over the UK involved in helping their local communities – as he believes this will prevent many from falling into crime.  He held office as the Vice Chair of Hackney Youth Parliament (HYP) in 2008, finally taking […]

Battle of the bus lanes

Battle of the bus lanes

You can say cycling has become second nature here in the borough of Hackney.  According to London Cycling Campaign (LCC  represents cyclists in London), not only does Hackney have the highest percentage of people cycling to work in London out of any London borough, but also an ever increasing amount of people taking to the […]