Campaigners blast council cuts to children’s services as ‘massive attack’ on those most in need
Local MP Diane Abbott said there are 'other ways to save money' at a protest attended by families and unions
Council tax hike confirmed as Mayor Woodley’s first budget is voted through
Hackney's new leader praised the 'ambitious' finance plan in the face of criticism from opposition councillors
Dog owners ‘delighted’ as council ditches plans for mandatory leads in Abney park
'Taking residents' views into account through consultation is really important,' says Town Hall's community safety chief
Hackney Greens call on council to delay children’s centre cuts ahead of budget showdown
Councillors Zoë Garbett and Alastair Binnie-Lubbock put forward their own budget measures with backing from parents and a union
75 Slices, Three Colts Tavern, food review: ‘Almost acceptable – until the dips run out’
The new pop-up at the Bethnal Green pub is a misstep in pizza's inexorable rise across the UK
Jewish leader condemns ‘hateful’ anti-Palestinian graffiti found in Dalston
Rabbi Herschel Gluck said the message, which has since been removed, was 'disgusting'
Hackney’s top councillors set to discuss finances, air pollution and plans to control dogs
The cabinet will meet on Monday to talk about some of the key issues in the borough
Council tax set to rise in Hackney as new mayor unveils first budget
Borough leader Caroline Woodley says the decision to propose a hike was 'not taken lightly'
‘Reflection, anger, protest’: Notice This Tree event puts spotlight on environmental loss
Campaigners who fought for the famous Happy Man are asking residents to honour their favourite trees
‘Symbols of our strength’: Pembury Estate residents furious over Network Rail tree-felling plan
The railway giant is set to cut down four trees, including a 100-year-old sycamore that is said to have survived an air raid
‘Terrified’ parents issue plea for safer crossings near Clapton school
Families from Southwold Primary urge Hackney Council to take action
‘Absurd’: Parents and unions slam council over plans to cut children’s centres
Campaigners hit out at 'baffling' consultation process
‘One-stop shop’ of health services for young people to launch in Hackney
The two-year pilot project is hoping to address increasing demand
Israel-Hamas conflict: Labour calls for 'immediate ceasefire'
Sir Keir Starmer has previously called for a “ceasefire that lasts” in the Middle East, but stopped short of using the word “immediate”
Body found in River Thames in search for Clapham suspect Abdul Ezedi
A body has been found in the River Thames by police searching for Clapham chemical attack suspect, Abdul Ezedi.
‘So exciting’: Hackney schoolboy plays organ for 2,000 people at St Paul’s Cathedral
Peter Maku, 14, says he is 'very proud' after playing a Bach composition on the venue's famous instrument
Teenager arrested on suspicion of murder following fatal stabbing on Hackney Road
Seventeen-year-old in custody after boy of the same age died on Saturday night
Ex-Post Office chief hits back at Badenoch over Horizon claim
Business Secretary Kemi Badenoch accused former Post Office chairman Henry Staunton of spreading “made-up anecdotes”.
Ilyas Habibi - the teenager stabbed to death in Sutton in 2023
This is the face of Ilyas Habibi, a 17-year-old boy, who was stabbed to death in Sutton in 2023.
‘Not what people need’: Community group sounds alarm after Woodberry Down masterplan reveal
'How do we end up with fewer social homes than there were at the start?' asks representative of local residents' body