The First Apple Cart Festival – Shoreditch Park 25th July

The First Apple Cart Festival – Shoreditch Park 25th July

THIS FESTIVAL HAS BEEN CANCELLED. PLEASE SEE THEIR WEBSITE. OUR COMPETION WINNERS INSTEAD RECEIVED FREE TICKETS TO FIELD DAY FESTIVAL It’s no secret London is the most “happening” city in the world and East London’s Hackney, the soul and rind of all things cool. Already spoiled with summer festivals established and new, in rolls in the […]

From US Drug Kingpin To Author: Shaun Attwood’s Road To Redemption

From US Drug Kingpin To Author: Shaun Attwood’s Road To Redemption

EXCLUSIVE – Author, Shaun Attwood will be at Stoke Newington Literary Festival The man from Cheshire US authorities say was bigger than mafia honcho and hitman, Sammy ‘the Bull’ Gravano I’ve been meaning to catch up with Shaun Attwood for a while.  Logistics,  commitments and a last minute miscommunication meant we had to make do […]

LolliBop – The Big Bash for Little People 17 – 18 July Comes To Stoke Newington

LolliBop – The Big Bash for Little People 17 – 18 July Comes To Stoke Newington

Parents looking for something to occupy their little ones, over the summer will be happy to know of the Lollibop Festival. Billed by the organizers as “a fantasy adventure in a world of imagination, magic and wonder where anything can happen”, Lollibop is a childrens festival formulated for the under 10’s and will be held […]

Hackney South & Shoreditch Election Results

Hackney South & Shoreditch Election Results

DAVIES PAUL Communist League    110 DE LA HAYE    Denny Independent    95 HILLIER    Meg Labour    23,888 KING    Michael John UK Independence Party    651 LANE    Polly    Green 1,493 NAYYAR    Simon Naresh Conservatives    5,800 RAE    Ben    The Liberal Party 539 RAVAL    Dave Liberal Democrats    9,600 SEN    Nusret Direct Democracy (Communist) Party    202 SPINKS    Michael John Independent    20 TUCKETT   […]

Hackney North & Stoke Newington ElectionResults

Hackney North & Stoke Newington ElectionResults

After a very eventful election night, the much anticipated results have been declared. Labours Diane Abbott has been relected to serve again. ABBOTT Diane Julie Labour 25,553 ANGUS Keith Liberal Democrats 11,092 CAPLAN Darren Spencer Conservatives 6,759 HARGREAVES Maxine The Christian Party 299 KNAPP Knigel Monster Raving Loony William Hill Party 182 MOORE Suzanne Lynne […]

Hackney Still Waits – Results Not Expected Until End of Day

Hackney Still Waits – Results Not Expected Until End of Day

After a night of confusion and disappoinment when hundreds of angry voters were turned away from various polling stations across Hackney, the borough still awaits results of yesterdays parliamentary and council elections. Although promised results this morning, it is understood that counting had not even began at 10 am. A spokesperson for Hackney council stated:  “Hackney has […]

The Great Hackney Swindle – Voting Irregularities At Hackney Town Hall?

The Great Hackney Swindle – Voting Irregularities At Hackney Town Hall?

Employees at Hackney council have been telling callers that there is no Conservative candidate, standing for Mayor of Hackney in the coming elections, this according to the Hackney Citizen and Andrew Boff. The Conservative Mayoral candidates attention, was brought to this issue by ‘concerned residents’.  Only last month, Boff was told his election address would […]