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Female cyclist killed in Amhurst Park Road collision

Female cyclist killed in Amhurst Park Road collision

  A cyclist died on Tuesday morning following a collision with a lorry in Stamford Hill. The woman was knocked down by a 32 ton waste container lorry, carrying scrap metal lorry making a tight left turn from Seven Sister Rd into Amhurst Park just before 8 am Tuesday, 20 January. A Met Police spokesperson […]

“The worst two weeks of my life” Gibbons building resident speaks of nightmare upheaval

“The worst two weeks of my life” Gibbons building resident speaks of nightmare upheaval

A former resident from the beligurered Gibbons Building on Amhurst Road spoke to Hackney Hive about his plight. David Campbell said he and his girl friend knew there was something wrong when cracks and damp started to appear inside their flat three months ago. After several complaints to the letting agents, GMS Estate Ltd, who […]

Gibbons Building demolition: Concerns over Amhurst Road terrace is nothing new

Gibbons Building demolition: Concerns over Amhurst Road terrace is nothing new

Hackney will soon be loosing a much treasured building and one of it’s oldest landmarks this week, but some residents are speaking out via social media over concerns they have had for a long time. One Hackney resident, Pete North claims he has been so concerned about the  general safety of the site, especially the […]