Get your copy of ‘Ridley Road: The Book’

PETITION UPDATE And support Save Ridley Road and Open Dalston Ridley Road Shopping Village Traders 29 SEP 2019 —  ‘The definitive record of one of London’s most historic and colourful street markets’  https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/ridley-road-market-book If you’ve spent a lot of time around the Shopping Village on Ridley Road then you’ve probably met Tamara. She’s a real … More Get your copy of ‘Ridley Road: The Book’

HACKNEY FIREWORK DISPLAY Saturday 2nd November

The annual stunning spectacle of colour and music returns to Clissold Park on Saturday 2nd November with the 2019 Hackney Fireworks Display. This years event will be enhanced with live music, street performances, street food and bars plus a children’s village. As always the display is synchronised to music. Gates open at 5.00pm and the … More HACKNEY FIREWORK DISPLAY Saturday 2nd November

‘Requiem for a Bee’

Honey bee. Photograph: Wikimedia Commons. Extinction Rebellion (XR) will hold a ‘Requiem for a Bee’ this Saturday to raise awareness of the loss of biodiversity in Hackney, with protesters planning a funeral march running between Clissold Park and Abney Road Cemetery Gate. See previous story. The protesters are currently planning to gather at 1pm on … More ‘Requiem for a Bee’

Redmond Pictures Next screening: This Thursday 26th September. Now booking!

Passages of Time Thursday 26th September Starts: 7:30pm This month Redmond Pictures are joining up with Passengerfilms to host our September screening focusing on ‘Passages of Time’. We will be screening two films that capture two very different marine journeys, one very unique social experiment and one mundane commuter ferry, yet both provide a reflection … More Redmond Pictures Next screening: This Thursday 26th September. Now booking!

Tour of Kings Crescent Estate

From “Open House” London Access Saturday 21st September Open 10am–4pm Access to pedestrian street and shared areas, including internal spaces and residential courtyards group Tour of estate every 60 mins (10am-3pm) max 25 per tour   The Kings Crescent Estate was originally built by Hackney Council in 1969. The estate’s two nineteen-storey tower blocks were demolished in … More Tour of Kings Crescent Estate

At the PARK Theatre

Miriam’s back: Sydney & The Old Girl full cast announced Who wins the game of mother and son? The cast has been announced for the world premiere of Eugene O’Hare’s, Sydney & The Old Girl. O’Hare’s latest acerbic black comedy follows mother and son duo, Nell and Sydney, as ghosts from the past cause tensions to rise and … More At the PARK Theatre