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Hackney Council approves planning permission for St Mary’s of Zion Ethiopian Orthodox Church

Hackney Council approves planning permission for St Mary’s of Zion Ethiopian Orthodox Church

  It was a long awaited victory, for the parish members and congregation of St Mary of  Zion Ethiopian Orthodox church (also known as St Mary Tserha Sion Ethiopian Tewahedo ) on Tuesday evening, at Hackney Town Hall. The planning sub-committee approved planning permission for their new church at 229 Lower Clapton Road. Close to […]

Harassed hounded and marginalised in Hackney: St Marys of Zion church claims

Harassed hounded and marginalised in Hackney: St Marys of Zion church claims

The new owners of 229 Lower Clapton Road, are not receiving the same ecstatic and warm welcome the pub next door which opened on Thursday has.  Much of Clapton and afar have been quite giddy about the prospect of  the Clapton Hart opening.  By Thursday morning it reached fever pitch and judging by the twitter […]