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No longer ‘illegal’: Homerton hotel wins planning permission appeal

No longer ‘illegal’: Homerton hotel wins planning permission appeal

  The owners of  the beleaguered Silk House hotel on Hassett Road, won their appeal to operate as a hotel.  The decision over rules an enforcement notice  issued by Hackney council in July 2011. The former convent known as Sacred Heart Lodge and now grade II listed building, was used by the Sisters of the […]

The Inaugural London Fields Farmers’ Market

The Inaugural London Fields Farmers’ Market

Her Basket Spilleth Over With Delight… Alex Nightingale gives the lowdown on London Fields’ new Farmer’s Market Today saw the first London Fields Farmers’ Market at the London Fields Junior School. Run by the city-wide London Farmers’ Markets organisation, the rain did little to stop the flood of local residents coming down to pick up […]