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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 […]

Little London Fields Festival is back on – Sat 20th August

Little London Fields Festival is back on – Sat 20th August

Last years festival was a resounding success by all concerned, so it was a surprise when last week, the Little London Fields Festival organisers announced it’s cancellation. Despite last summer’s event being crime free, the organizers say Hackney council opposed the event in “its current form” and left them with no other option but to […]

Netil Market – An Off Broadway Market

Netil Market – An Off Broadway Market

A new Saturday market was launched just down the road from the already established and successful Broadway Market, a few weeks ago. Once a derelict building that was a community college, Netil House on Westgate Street, London Fields, was restored by Creative Work Partners and is now a thriving hot bed of  young creative businesses, that include […]

Hackney to continue free swimming programme

Hackney to continue free swimming programme

Despite the new coalition Government plans to withdraw funding to Councils, for the Swim4Life free swimming programme (16 and under and over 60s), Hackney Council has decided to continue providing free swimming to older and young people in the borough. Mayor Pipe said: “Residents aged 60 and over, plus under 18s, can swim for free […]

Gun Shots In London Field – Man Injured

Gun shots were fired last night at around 8:00 pm,  Friday 4th June, on Shrubland Road near London Fields. Police say a 21 year old man appeared at an East London hospital where he is being treated for gun shot wounds, which are being described as serious, but not life threatening. Two people have been […]