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“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 […]

Amhurst Road: View images of visible damage to Gibbons Building

Amhurst Road: View images of visible damage to Gibbons Building

All images are courtesy of Rick Perry, except for first photo of scaffold laden trucks arriving at Amhurst Road by Cllr Vincent Stops Numbers 1-5 Amhurst remains structrually unsafe and the road between Mare Street and Pembury Road will remain closed unil sometime in the week and the Narrow Way has re-opened  to buses.   […]

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 […]