Amhurst Road to re-open to Pedestrians

Amhurst Road to re-open to Pedestrians

  Hackney Council have announced Amhurst Road will re-open later tonight Tuesday 26 November, to pedestrians, but will remain closed to traffic until early next week as work on unsafe buildings continues. Hand demolition began on 5 Amhurst Road to ensure no further damage is caused to the terrace and to allow for the retrieval […]

Half term fun in Hackney

Half term fun in Hackney

Young Hackney is hosting a huge range of free activities over the half term break, open to all 8 -19 year-olds. The Young Hackney centres will be the focus of most of the events; Concorde, in Homerton; Forest Road, in Dalston; Hoxton Hall, in Shoreditch; The Edge, in Woodberry Down and Young Hackney Stoke Newington. […]

Female pedestrian dies following collision with car on Lordship Road

Female pedestrian dies following collision with car on Lordship Road

Police are investigating a fatal crash in Stoke Newington. A 30 year old woman was pronounced dead at the scene after a collision on Lordship Road, near Woodberry Grove in Stoke Newington this afternoon, Saturday 12 October. The woman is thought to have just exited a mini cab, when she was  hit by a Honda […]

Woman dies after collision with bus in Stoke Newington

Woman dies after collision with bus in Stoke Newington

  A 56 year old woman who was critically injured after a collision with a bus on Saturday 5th October, has died of her injuries. Emergency service were called at 4.30 pm  to Stoke Newington Road, at the junction with Princess May Road, to reports of bus in collision with a pedestrian. She was taken […]

17 year old charged with Larmani Hylton-Reid Murder

17 year old charged with Larmani Hylton-Reid Murder

Detectives investigating the killing of Lamarni Hylton-Reid in Homerton have charged a 17-year-old male with his murder. He was charged this evening, 25 August, with murder and threatening a person with a blade / sharply pointed article in a public place, and has been remanded to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court in the morning. […]

Lollibop is back in East London! Win a family pass

Lollibop is back in East London! Win a family pass

LolliBop, the UK’s biggest kids festival, is returning for 2013 to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park right here in East London. As Hackney Hive has done for the past three events, starting from the very first one in Clissold Park in 2010, we are giving away passes. This year we have a family pass worth £100. […]