The first winner of The Apprentice is bringing his business to Hackney to help aspiring young entrepreneurs.
Some women binge on chocolates. Others watch hours of chick flicks. But in North Hackney, women are beating the credit-crunch blues by stocking up on brand name bras.
Businesses in Hackney have been given guidance on riding out the recession by an award-winning business guru.
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A flood of first-time buyers onto the market is helping house sales in Hackney buck national trends, say estate agents.
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Betting shop owners have reacted with fury after local MP Diane Abbott accused them of “preying on vulnerable people.”
Jobseekers in Hackney North have less chance of finding a job than those in any other area of the UK, new figures have shown.
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BBC presenter and former Barclays advisor René Carayol, 41, exclusively reveals his top five tips for Hackney businesses looking to beat the recession.