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Hackney students celebrate A level results

Hackney students celebrate A level results

Students all across the borough are celebrating outstanding results in their A levels, this week. They began gathering at the various schools and 6th form colleges early on Thursday, hoping for good news and for many it was. Initial indications suggest these are Hackney’s best results yet –  making the borough one of the most […]

Educating Young Minds: A lesson In LGBT awareness

Educating Young Minds: A lesson In LGBT awareness

A Hackney borough secondary school, has recently been the focus of  nationwide and international attention because of a pioneering scheme to educate youths on LGBT awareness, (for the uninitiated, that stands for Lesbian, Gay Bi-Sexual Transgender). Stoke Newington School claims to have virtually eradicated homophobia amongst its students, thanks to its diversity studies, which includes […]

16 Year Old Hackney Photographer Detained Under Anti – Terrorism Act

16 Year Old Hackney Photographer Detained Under Anti – Terrorism Act

A 6th form student from Stoke Newington School, was stopped from taking pictures at an Armed Forces Day parade in Romford, on Saturday. Jules Mattsson who describes himself on his twitter page, as a photojournalist, libertarian socialist and Avid Reader, went into detail on his blog, saying: “I was told by the police I was […]