Hoxton

Man escapes Hoxton flat badly damaged

Man escapes Hoxton flat badly damaged

Four fire engines, 21 firefighters and officers were called to a flat fire on Cropley Street in Hoxton on Saturday morning. The fire badly damaged a flat on the fourth floor of the eight storey block and one man left the property before the Brigade arrived. The Brigade was called at 11:26 am and the […]








Council closes down Loong Kee Vietnamese Restaurant on Kingsland Road

Council closes down Loong Kee Vietnamese Restaurant on Kingsland Road

    Vietnamese restaurant, Loong Kee, 134G-F Kingsland Road, was closed down by Hackney Council on Friday 12 April. At Stratford Magistrates Court on Tuesday 16 April, District Judge Hamilton upheld the Council’s decision to close the building after a customer complained of seeing a cockroach whilst dining. He agreed that there was a health […]








Philadelphia woman charged with 3rd Degree Murder of Hackney Woman who wanted a ‘big booty’

Philadelphia woman charged with 3rd Degree Murder of Hackney Woman who wanted a ‘big booty’

Padge Victoria Windslowe, 42, also known as the “Black Madam” has been charged with third-degree murder in the death of 20-year-old  student Claudia Aderotimi, formally of Geffrye Court, Hoxton. Police say Claudia Aderotimi and a friend flew from London to Philadelphia, after hearing of Windslowe’s buttock enhancement via chats on the internet.  According to an […]