Cafe OTO Re-opening

this Sunday between 11 – 6pm we’ll be opening for the first time since March as a bar and cafe, and will be running our record shop alongside some special guests – Yama Vegan Sweets serving cakes and treats, and The Pipe Shoppe – Wojciech Rusin’s printed whistles and double reed pipes. Looking forward to seeing you … More Cafe OTO Re-opening

Happy Man Tree – Local Architechts Propose alternative.

The future of the Happy Man Tree will be decided at a meeting of the Council Planning Committee on the 9th September. Hackney Council are inviting comments for consideration by the Planning Committee to be received by 1 September. Comments need not be lengthy and could just be a few sentences. Please EMAIL COMMENTS to … More Happy Man Tree – Local Architechts Propose alternative.

Greener Hackney

Rebuilding a greener Hackney: have your sayLocal residents and businesses are being urged to have their say on the Council’s radical transport plans to rebuild a greener Hackney post-lockdown.The plans are aimed at supporting people to walk, cycle and shop locally as public transport capacity remains low, securing the benefits – like cleaner air, less … More Greener Hackney

Stoke Newington shooting:

man shot in broad daylight © Provided by Evening Standard Armed police descended on a north London park after a man in his thirties was shot in broad daylight. Emergency services were called after witnesses reported hearing gunshots near Clissold Park in Stoke Newington shortly before 7pm on Friday, police said. Full Story Evening Standard