“Dalston sits shoulder-to-shoulder with Haggerston and Stoke Newington, but the boundaries are always hotly contested. For this piece we’re defining it as most of the E8 postcode — with the western edge running roughly up Kingsland Road, bounded by Farleigh Road to the north, Albion Drive to the south, and the east border nudging up … More Where to eat in Dalston ?
Ms Diane Abbott (Hackney North and Stoke Newington) (Lab) In the week of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting, is the Home Secretary aware of how shameful it appears that we are treating the Windrush generation of Commonwealth citizens in this way? As my right hon. Friend the Member for Tottenham (Mr Lammy) said, they … More Diane Abbott in the Windrush debate
Photo: London Planning From Rio Cross Association: Despite objections from local residents and councillors, planning permission has been granted for the demolition of the building that is now used as a Tesco store on the corner of Stoke Newington High Street and Sandringham Road and replacing it with a new hotel, with a footprint that … More New Hotel application approved at 30 Kingsland High Street
Abney Park Saturday 5th May, 11 am Free Meet at the main gates Stoke Newington High St, 10.45 am All welcome Melissa Benn, writer and campaigner, will give this year’s Bronterre O’Brien address at radical Victorian politician O’Brien’s grave, in the evocative surroundings of Abney Park cemetery. James ‘Bronterre’ O’Brien fought, as a Chartist, for a free, … More Bronterre O’Brien Commemorative Address
Amongst the shows over the next seven days, we host an evening about music, language and mouth-harp with Swiss artist, poet and musician Anton Bruhin. For his first ever appearance in London he will present selected bits – even unreleased material – of his work, mostly the poetic and musical aspects, but also some of his … More At Cafe OTO
From Rio-Cross Residents’ Association There is currently a planning application to develop Gillett Square/Bradbury Studios on which members may wish to comment. It involves creating new pod spaces at ground-floor level and adding two additional floors on top for more studio spaces. You can see the full application on the Hackney Council Planning website … More Gillett Square/Bradbury Studios
We welcome @misszing to #stokenewington on Friday night! She will be on the panel entitled ‘The Good Nationalist?’ following a live performance by @bishi_music who was heard on @BBC6Music this week! bit.ly/2GIkzyi WHAT IS ENGLAND? LAUNCH. European Debut – Bishi’s The Good Immigrant & more… Friday 20 April, 2018 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM Price: £10 Buy Tickets Bishi is joined by NTS’ Teju Adeleye on decks … More What Is England?
Date: Wednesday 18th April 2018 Time: 7.15pm Venue: Hawksley Court Community Hall, Albion Road, London N16 0UA Agenda: Introduction Apologies Minutes from January 2018 Matters arising Chairpersons Report Sergeants Report Community Engagement Hackney Community Safety Wardens Report Any Other Business Priorities for the next three months Three objectives from ward Panel to the Police Details … More Clissold Safer Neighbourhood Ward Panel
An Abney Unearthed tour Sunday 22nd April, 2 pm Free Meet at the Stoke Newington High St gates Join us for an Abney Unearthed tour to learn about the memorials in Abney Park, the people who made them and the people they signify.
Hi there Ten years ago today we hosted our first concert. At the time we had no idea how long we would be doing this or where it might lead. Thank you to all of you who have supported us over the past decade. It’s been an intense, exhausting and life changing experience. OTO is … More Cafe OTO – Ten years