Hackney Mayor’s Question Time : Mon 2 October 2017 19:00 – 21:00

Hackney residents are being invited to the first ever Hackney Mayor’s Question Time where they will be able to ask Mayor Philip Glanville about the issues that matter to them, as well as offer their ideas and aspirations for the borough. Joining the Mayor on stage will be Dave Hill – Guardian columnist, blogger and … More Hackney Mayor’s Question Time : Mon 2 October 2017 19:00 – 21:00

Commemorating William Hones’ battle against government censorship in 1817

Commemorating the bicentenary of William Hones’ victorious court battle Sunday 1st and 8th October 2017 Join us for talks and tours commemorating the bicentenary of William Hones’ victorious court battle against government censorship in 1817, marking a turning point in the fight for British freedom of press. Hone was buried in Abney Park in 1842, with Charles Dickens … More Commemorating William Hones’ battle against government censorship in 1817

At Cafe OTO

Amongst the shows over the next seven days, we host a rare performance of Jon Gibson’s Meditations. Originally recorded for Philip Glass’s private press label Chatham Square and tracked after hours at John Lennon’s home studio, Visitations is a minimalist masterpiece. Gibson’s first release under his own name, Visitations is a departure from the structured repetition of his … More At Cafe OTO