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Have you seen Carlitos?

Have you seen Carlitos?

UPDATE: Carlitos was found in Hackney yesterday, Monday 1st August ! Carlitos a Chihuahua, went missing on Monday 25th July from the London Fields area. He is a male adult micro-chipped dog who needs his medication to keep him from being sick and is very much loved and missed by his owner Elizabeth.   Carlitos was […]

Hackney and The Olympics to drive local property value and infrastructure

Hackney and The Olympics to drive local property value and infrastructure

Advertising Feature For Stirling Ackroyd Estate Agents Unless you have been living under the most secluded rock possible, you will know what London will be hosting the Olympics next near after winning the rights to do so back in 2005. It will bring the attention of the world to the city and will generate millions […]

Someone is shooting our cats in Stoke Newington

Someone is shooting our cats in Stoke Newington

When Debora Robertson returned to her Stoke Newington home on Monday morning (9th May), from walking her dog Barney, she found her 8 month old kitten Prune laying on a sofa. After picking her up she noticed how lethargic Prune was, and her first thought was her kitten had eaten something toxic, but on closer […]

44 Frocks: designer & vintage clothes near Broadway Market

44 Frocks: designer & vintage clothes near Broadway Market

Imagine having 44 carefully selected affordable designer gear and beautiful handmade jewelry,  lined up for you to try on and buy.  Imagine that place is not a crowded store up town, but a private apartment near you or even your home with your friends. Throw in some cup cakes, tea or champagne, like minded souls, […]

Baby swim classes in Clapton

Baby swim classes in Clapton

Babies as young as a few weeks old will soon be able to take part in an award-winning swimming course in Hackney when classes open next month. Recently voted the UK’s Best National Baby & Toddler Development Activity, Water Babies enables babies to swim underwater as well as on the surface. It is designed to […]

Going the whole nine months – A Doula in Hackney

Going the whole nine months – A Doula in Hackney

Is this a passing trend for self indulgent hippy-style-new-age pregnant women or do doula’s actually play a vital role in child birth? A Doula is a companion to a pregnant woman who generally begins assisting and supporting her during pregnancy, through the actual birth and provides post natal emotional and practical support. Deriving it’s name […]