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Two Sentenced for Michael McCarthy’s Murder in Stoke Newington

Two Sentenced for Michael McCarthy’s Murder in Stoke Newington

Two men were sentenced to 19  years in prison at the Old Bailey this morning, Thursday 21 October, for murdering Stoke Newington teenager Michael McCarthy last November. The pair Mustafa Demirtas and Julian Edwards both 21 from North London,`were found guilty yesterday, Wednesday 20 October. Senior investigating officer, Detective Chief Inspector John Macdonald of the […]

Stoke Newington Church Street Re Opens With Party

Stoke Newington Church Street Re Opens With Party

The sun shone down on residents and visitors Saturday, on Stoke Newington Church Road, as they celebrated the re-opening of a newly revamped high street, with music, food and drink, children’s entertainment, prize draw, special offers and discounts from local participating businesses. It officially reopened after five months of road works that saw Church Street […]

Film Starring Kim Cattrall Shoots Scenes In Stoke Newington

Film Starring Kim Cattrall Shoots Scenes In Stoke Newington

Scenes from a new four part, made for Channel 4 TV, film adaptation of William Boyd’s best selling novel Any Human Heart, was being shot in and around Allen Road and Clonbrock Road Stoke Newington this morning. The film stars Kim Catrall (Sex and The City), Matthew Macfadyen (Pride & Prejudice), Jim Broadbent (Bridget Jones’ […]

Police Appeals For Witnesses In Hackney Teenage Murder

Police are urging members of the public who were in the vicinity of Amhurst Park in the early hours of Sunday morning, when Godwin Larson along with two of his friends were attacked, to come forward with any information “no matter how insignificant”. Mr Larson a rapper and aspiring footballer was pronounced dead at the […]

Amhurst Park Road Stabbing Victims Named

Amhurst Park Road Stabbing Victims Named

The Teenager killed yesterday morning, 27 March in Amhurst Park Road has been named as Godwin Nii Lawson, a 17-year-old aspiring footballer from Enfield. He was found with stab wounds along with two other men at 1:50am on Amhurst Park Road near the junction with Durley Road and was pronounced dead at the scene. Two […]

Teenager Dead & Two In Serious Condition After Stabbing In N16

A young man believed to be in his late teens was stabbed to death in Stamford Hill, during the early hours of this morning. Police and paramedics were called at approx 1:50 am on Saturday 27 March to reports of three males assaulted in Amhurst Park, N16. On arrival they found 3 men suffering from […]