Miscellaneous

Amhurst Road to re-open to Pedestrians

Amhurst Road to re-open to Pedestrians

  Hackney Council have announced Amhurst Road will re-open later tonight Tuesday 26 November, to pedestrians, but will remain closed to traffic until early next week as work on unsafe buildings continues. Hand demolition began on 5 Amhurst Road to ensure no further damage is caused to the terrace and to allow for the retrieval […]

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 […]

Jennifer Essex on her own unique Dance background and her collaboration with the Poise Performance Company

Jennifer Essex on her own unique Dance background and her collaboration with the Poise Performance Company

  Jennifer Essex is a contemporary dancer and choreographer who works across the artistic spectrum from film, fashion to physical theatre.  She is currently working with the Poise Performance Company on a unique retelling of Oscar Wilde’s ‘Dorian Gray’ which will open on the 7th of October at The CLF Art Cafe aka The Bussey […]

17 year old charged with Larmani Hylton-Reid Murder

17 year old charged with Larmani Hylton-Reid Murder

Detectives investigating the killing of Lamarni Hylton-Reid in Homerton have charged a 17-year-old male with his murder. He was charged this evening, 25 August, with murder and threatening a person with a blade / sharply pointed article in a public place, and has been remanded to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court in the morning. […]

Lollibop is back in East London! Win a family pass

Lollibop is back in East London! Win a family pass

LolliBop, the UK’s biggest kids festival, is returning for 2013 to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park right here in East London. As Hackney Hive has done for the past three events, starting from the very first one in Clissold Park in 2010, we are giving away passes. This year we have a family pass worth £100. […]

Couple injured in Dalston car fire

Couple injured in Dalston car fire

    Emergency services were called today just after 10.24 am after a car caught fire on Dalston Lane. The incident took place The car said to be a 3 wheeler, was fully ablaze when London Fire Brigade arrived. An elderly couple, a woman suffering smoke inhalation and a man who suffered leg injuries – […]