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Ethical menswear party makes stand against ‘no excuse’ sweatshops

13 Nov , 2014  

Anti-sweatshop fashion fans flocked to London Fields on Saturday for craft workshops and a pop-up shop to celebrate ethically-sourced clothing and raise money for charity. The celebrations, to mark the first birthday of ethical menswear brand Brothers We Stand, raised hundreds of pounds for victims of last year’s Rana Plaza disaster, in which 1134 people […]

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Hackney Mayor's Business Awards

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Hackney’s best businesses celebrated by Mayor’s awards

29 Mar , 2014  

Mayor Jules Pipe has celebrated Hackney’s best entrepreneurs with

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The Vape Club

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London’s first e-cigarette coffee shop opens in Shoreditch

28 Mar , 2014  

The Vape Club offers customers the chance to puff on an assortment of e-cigarettes alongside their coffee

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Victoria Park

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Businesses enraged over Victoria Park village parking restrictions

26 Mar , 2014  

Businesses in Victoria Park village say they weren’t consulted by the council on new parking restrictions…

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London pop up school

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“Hackney pop-up school” offers business masterclasses

23 Mar , 2014  

Let’s Be Brief has organised a pop-up school

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Tech City

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Could Bitcoin be Hackney’s future?

22 Mar , 2014  

Katie Marston asks if Bitcoin is the answer to small business prayers?

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Betting tax will hit Hackney hard

20 Mar , 2014  

The Budget will be disappointing for betting shops

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Austin Powers Hackney Startups

14 Mar , 2014  

Hackney startups descend on Austin, Texas for the SXSW technology festival

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Bitcoin ATM

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UK’s first bitcoin cash machine open for business

13 Mar , 2014  

The UK’s first bitcoin ATM is operational in a Shoreditch café

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