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Graffitit on Fish Island Hackney Wick. Image: Julian Osley

Local view: will developers cost Hackney Wick its soul?

Would Hackney Wick really become a “soulless residential area” if developers moved in? The Hackney Post took to the streets to find out.

Comment: Illegal dogs in Hackney are a growing problem

The rise of ferocious, illegal dogs in Hackney is a growing problem. Criminologist Dr Simon Harding spoke to The Hackney Post about why he thinks public concern about dangerous dogs is legitimate and the wider issues fuelling the phenomenon.

Vicar upset at rejection of women bishops

"It’s not difficult to read between the lines of the new testament and see women in all kinds of leadership positions.”

Profile: Rhiannon Jones

Expelled from school with no qualifications, Rhiannon Jones has fashioned her own success story.

Are mosques masking homophobia?

Relations between minority groups are at an all time low.

Ben Edwards: Why we need to save free English language classes for immigrants

Last month, prime minister David Cameron told an audience at a security conference in Munich that British multiculturalism had failed...

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Gangs exploiting children for drug deals

Gang members are using children to do drug deals because they will receive a lower punishment if caught, according to a Hackney Council report.