Stamford Hill

Parents and nine children escape Stamford Hill house fire

Parents and nine children escape Stamford Hill house fire

  The parents and nine children of a family living in Stamford Hill escaped from a fire believed to have been caused by a religious candle on Tuesday morning. It’s thought the candle was being used to observe Passover. The London Fire Brigade said the incident highlights the dangers of leaving candles alight before going […]

Man arrested in Stamford Hill over alleged indecent assault on child

[map style=”width: 400px ; height:300px ; margin:20px 20px 20px 20px; border: 1px solid black;” address=”pagent road n16″ marker=”yes” maptype=”OSM”] Police are investigating an alleged assault on a minor in Stamford Hill. A 24 year old man believed to be a member of the strictly Jewish Orthodox community, was arrested on Sunday afternoon at a Pagent […]

Stamford Hills Jewish community launch search for missing woman

Stamford Hills Jewish community launch search for missing woman

6:25 AM UPDATE : MISSING WOMAN FOUND PHOTO OF FOUND PERSON REMOVED People are concerned about a 26 year old woman, Devorah Leah Abraham, who has not been seen since she left her home in Stamford Hill, yesterday (Monday) morning for college in Barnet. Devorah Leah is described as 5’2, has brown hair (possibly in […]

Hackney’s Hasidic Jews Celebrate Purim

Hackney’s Hasidic Jews Celebrate Purim

The boroughs Hasidic Jewish community are not always known for their colourful Joyous public displays, nor loud Yiddish music.  Which is what made yesterdays celebration in Stamford Hill and Stoke Newington that more special and interesting to view. Both children and adults danced to music ‘pumped’ out of the back of trucks as they collected […]