It was the closest I’d ever come to watching a snuff movie. Viewing CCTV footage of a Hackney Police officer and a member of the public allowing a 20 year old Black man, to die on the floor of a shabby convenience store on Kingsland Road this past summer. I said it several times then and […]
Friday 27 October is a special day for the type of cats that get looked over most in animal shelters for adoption. From old superstitions to silly ideas based on aesthetics, such as Black cat not being as photogenic as lighter cats, to black cats not blending in with the furniture, rescue centres have heard it all. Feline […]
Not what you expect to see as you stumble onto the platform of Hackney Downs station, early on a bank holiday Saturday morning. A couple in the throws of ….. whatever it was, shamelessly vertically copulated on platform 1, as they waited for their train to arrive. The unknown couple were filmed by someone also […]
The disturbances in north-east London are a reflection of longstanding frustration over police conduct towards people of colour
• Franklyn Addo is a youth worker, journalist and rapper from Hackney
Dalston right now, probs stay away if you’re near pic.twitter.com/1fklh9c3A5 — Louise Donovan (@louisedonovan_) July 28, 2017 Please follow us on twitter for live updates. More to follow.
One of the missing last seen outside the Barrowboy and Bankers pub in Borough Market on Saturday night, and now believed to be dead, has been named by his family as James McMullan, 32, of Hackney. Today his sister Melissa McMullan, paid a tearful tribute to her brother and other victims of Saturdays terror attack: […]
CCTV captures a man being threatened with a large meat cleaver, but some how remains amazingly calm as he goes about his business. The incident took place outside a Kosher shop on Upper Clapton Road, early Tuesday afternoon. Witnesses claim he initially entered the shop shouting: “Where is the boss? I will kill him.” He […]
Emergency services including a hazardous response team were called to a bar near London Fields early this morning, where twelve people suffered burns caused by a suspected noxious substance. There were about 400 people still in the building at around 1.30 am Monday, in the building which is between Sidworth Street and Warburton Road. 600 people […]
A 27 year old woman is fighting for her life, after she was found stabbed early Sunday morning in Rectory Road. The victim who is 27 year’s old, was found just before 3.30 am, near the junction of Rectory Road and Evering Road. She is said to have multiple stab wounds and is in a life […]
Drivers seen driving on the pavement in OldHill Street, Stamford Hill during lunch time near a primary school.