Stoke Newington

EXCLUSIVE: Hackney Council to cull foxes in Clissold Park

EXCLUSIVE:  Hackney Council to cull foxes in Clissold Park

It has been brought to Hackney Hives attention, that Hackney Councils Parks Department is to begin the culling of foxes in the coming week. The source who tipped me off wants to remain anonymous, but was concerned about the  secrecy surrounding the culling saying: “There has been no public consultation and employees have been told […]

Rape in Abney Park being investigated

Rape in Abney Park being investigated

Police are investigating a rape in Stoke Newingtons Abney Park cemetary, that occurred in the early hours of Sunday, February 8. The victim, a woman in her 30’s is being supported by specially trained staff . Officers from the sexual offences, exploitation and child abuse command are investigating. No arrests have been made and enquiries […]

Stoke Newington stabbing victim named was convicted previously of stabbing

Stoke Newington stabbing victim named was convicted previously of stabbing

Detectives have confirmed the man stabbed on Oldfield Street on Monday morning, is 22 year old Antonio Rodney-Cole of Colverstone Crescent, Dalston. Rodney-Cole was found slumped at the wheel of his Seat hatchback shortly after 11:30 am, Monday 2 December. Witnesses from the nearby Fat Cat Cafe have described how an off duty doctor sitting […]

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 […]