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Teenager Joseph Burke-Monerville, shot and killed in Clapton, was one of the good guys

Teenager Joseph Burke-Monerville, shot and killed in Clapton, was one of the good guys

Police believe Joseph Burke Monerville killing, was a case of mistaken identity. The 19 year old was shot in the head while he and his two brothers sat in a parked car on Hindrey Road, in Lower Clapton on Saturday night.  His identical twin brother, Jonathan, was unhurt but their 22 year old brother was […]








Pembury Estate teenager turns Cambridge down

Pembury Estate teenager turns Cambridge down

He’s been offered places at six universities including Cambridge, but  17 year old Franklyn Addo is seriously considering London School of Economics, where he will study sociology. Explaining to Hackney Hive his choice of LSE over Cambridge, he said: “I really love London and I don’t want to leave. Besides, it would be hard to […]