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Palestine campaigners accuse council of ‘carelessly’ dismantling protest camp – along with tents belonging to homeless people

Town Hall refutes accusations that it carried out an illegal eviction on final date of longstanding protest

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Homerton fertility centre’s licence restored following probe into embryo losses

Thirty-two patients were affected in three separate incidents at the centre last year

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‘Lack of proper security’ at Hackney Council led to 2020 cyber attack, UK data watchdog finds

Town Hall refutes ICO's findings, accusing it of 'misunderstanding the facts' in a strongly worded response

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Hackney’s Deputy Speaker charged with sexually assaulting a child – just days after handing in his resignation

Lee Laudat-Scott, 48, appeared in court today charged with sexually assaulting a boy under the age of 13

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Dalston shooting: Images of wanted motorcyclist released

Detectives have released three images of a motorcyclist they believe fled to south London following a drive-by-shooting shooting in Dalston.

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How you can see the Perseid meteor shower 2024 in London

The Perseid meteor shower will be put on display this month with shooting stars expected in London find out how you can see it.

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PC Daniel Naggea fired by Met Police over sexist TikToks

A Metropolitan Police officer - PC Daniel Naggea - has been fired after making sexist posts on TikTok.

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NHS North East London opens consultation on maternity care

NHS North East London has opened a public consultation into its maternity services and newborn care.

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Met Office predict mini heatwave with 30C in London

London will see temperatures rise to 30C on Friday after well above-average rainfall figures in the first half of July.

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Why these 3 London streets are among best in the UK

The best streets to live on in the UK have been named and three of them are in London, find out if it's your street.

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Piccadilly line hit by severe delays after flooding

The Piccadilly line was part suspended after flooding at Wood Green station.

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London Overground to shut section for 16 days from weekend

Parts of the London Overground will be shut for 16 days starting this weekend seeing no trains between Chingford and Hackney.

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Piccadilly line part suspended after Wood Green flooding

The Piccadilly line is part suspended after earlier flooding at Wood Green station.

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‘Real lifeline’: Hackney Foodbank awarded £20k to help families during the summer holidays

The charity will use the National Lottery funding to provide supermarket vouchers

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I went on a ride-along for the day with the Metropolitan Police

Whenever I see police cars zoom past me as I walk around London I always think to myself ‘I wonder where they’re going’ or ‘which crime has been committed round here today?’

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The Marilyn Conspiracy, Park Theatre, stage review: ‘The murky world of make-believe’

A morally questionable airing of the most salacious hypotheses about events surrounding Monroe's death

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Hackney gardeners slam L&Q Group over nature reserve upkeep

Gardeners who have tended to a nature reserve next to Hackney flats for the past decade have accused housing association L&Q Group of “destroying” all their work.

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London Weather: Yellow weather waring for heavy rain issued

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for heavy rain across much of England, including London.

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Majority of Hackney Council staff support ethical divestment, union survey finds

'They’ve never consulted us on where we want our money invested,' says Hackney Unison branch secretary

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Four people died in temporary housing in Hackney over the past year

Concerns raised about lack of appropriate accommodation for people with health or addiction needs