hackney council

Hackney Council Apologises For For Removing Godwin Lawson’s Memorial

Hackney Council Apologises For For Removing Godwin Lawson’s Memorial

Hackney council has apologised to the family of murdered teenager Godwin Lawson after a cleaning crew removed a memorial to him on Amhurst Park, Stamford Hill. 17 year old Godwin was stabbed during the early hours of Saturday March 27, and was pronounced dead at the scene.  A promising student and footballer at  Oxford United […]

Hackney Still Waits – Results Not Expected Until End of Day

Hackney Still Waits – Results Not Expected Until End of Day

After a night of confusion and disappoinment when hundreds of angry voters were turned away from various polling stations across Hackney, the borough still awaits results of yesterdays parliamentary and council elections. Although promised results this morning, it is understood that counting had not even began at 10 am. A spokesperson for Hackney council stated:  “Hackney has […]

Hackney – The Best Democracy One Can Stifle

Hackney – The Best Democracy One Can Stifle

Yesterday we reported The Hackney Citizen had broken a story of what seemed like an attempt by Hackney council to mislead people into thinking there was no Conservative party member contesting the Hackney mayoral seat. Today, they are reporting the council are demanding Hackney Citizen remove the audio link of  Tory mayoral candidate – Andrew […]

The Great Hackney Swindle – Voting Irregularities At Hackney Town Hall?

The Great Hackney Swindle – Voting Irregularities At Hackney Town Hall?

Employees at Hackney council have been telling callers that there is no Conservative candidate, standing for Mayor of Hackney in the coming elections, this according to the Hackney Citizen and Andrew Boff. The Conservative Mayoral candidates attention, was brought to this issue by ‘concerned residents’.  Only last month, Boff was told his election address would […]

Tory Mayoral Candidate Andrew Boff’s Beef With Hackney Council

Tory Mayoral Candidate Andrew Boff’s Beef With Hackney Council

Earlier this week, Hackney’s decision to exclude Andrew Boffs election address, had the Tory mayoral candidate non too pleased with Hackney council. The conservative mayoral candidate for Hackney claims his election address which was to appear in a Mayoral election booklet, to be sent out by Hackney council to all voters, was rejected because of […]