Hackney Council is consulting on its approach to public space Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB)

Overview Hackney Council is consulting with residents, businesses, visitors to Hackney and other key stakeholders on its approach to public space Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB), to determine whether they think the approach is correct and whether there are opportunities to do things differently. ASB covers many types of behaviour. However, this consultation is focussed on those … More Hackney Council is consulting on its approach to public space Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB)

Sadiq Khan launches plans to make London the first National Park City at Woodberry Wetlands

He is working with partners across the capital to set criteria for a National Park City, with the aim of launching London as a National Park City in spring 2019, which will mean celebrating and protecting the capital’s green spaces. Strategy proposals Khan has floated to do this include creating a challenge map to highlight … More Sadiq Khan launches plans to make London the first National Park City at Woodberry Wetlands

Please prevent Hackney’s Community Library Service space being sold off for another bloody cafe.

From Stoke Newington Literary Festival You may or may not have been aware of the consultation going on about the future of Stoke Newington Town Hall. Hackney Council has drawn up plans to redevelop the site in order to make its upkeep sustainable. https://consultation.hackney.gov.uk/planning-regulatory-services/making-better-use-of-stoke-newington-town-hall-and/ We’re strongly of the opinion that whilst more could be made … More Please prevent Hackney’s Community Library Service space being sold off for another bloody cafe.

At Cafe OTO

Hi there Amongst the shows over the next seven days, we have a three-day residency with the great Han Bennink. In the fields of experimental and outsider music, the word “legendary” can be applied far too liberally, but for Han Bennink no other word will do. Combining equal parts virtuosity and anarchic irreverence, Bennink has never rested on … More At Cafe OTO

Pauline meets with Met Police on Arrest Protocols

“Once again I would like to thank Caroline Pidgeon for setting up a meeting for me with Matt Twist police commander and Louis Smith borough commander We spoke about many things concerning the correct procedure for arrests body cams civilian rights, a  better relationship with police and communities. I also asked for a review into how arrests are … More Pauline meets with Met Police on Arrest Protocols