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Who to follow on Twitter in Hackney

Hackney Twitter users: who should you follow?

Twitter can be a confusing place if you don't know who to follow. Luckily The Hackney Post has compiled a comprehensive list of Hackney Twitter users to help you separate the news from the noise.
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The 5 best Italian restaurants in Hackney

We've already listed the best restaurants and best brunches in Hackney, but have you got a hankering for some Italian grub? Here's our selection focused on the finest the borough can offer. 1) Bella Vita This Italian restaurant...

The 5 best vegan restaurants in Hackney

With more vegan stops popping up around the country, you might want a taste of the vegan lifestyle. The problem is, where can you go to get good vegan food without paying a small...
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Hackney Excellence awards

How does Hackney excel?
The house in Clissold Park. Photo: David Knowles.

These amazing photos of Hackney parks will make you swoon

We reckon Hackney has some of the most beautiful parks in London. So sit back, relax and enjoy our pick of photos from the top 7 parks in the borough. With skittish deer, languorous streams and a beautiful old house...
Wordcloud: Tweets about Hackney

Happening in Hackney: #Hipstamatic snaps and victory for the Chesham

We wanted to know what’s buzzing in Hackney. So we took to Twitter to find out. Over 2,500 tweets on the #Hackney hashtag paint a pretty interesting picture of the biggest stories of the past...
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9 Instagram accounts that make Hackney seem incredible

A selection of Instagram accounts to follow for Hackney lovers.

How well do you know Hackney news?

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10 things for a London hipster to do in Hackney

Here are the top 10 things you should be doing if you're heading to the London hipster haven of Hackney.

Where to go for all your Mother’s Day needs in Hackney

You may not need to venture further than Hackney to please the mother in your life this weekend. From florists to brunch spots to the best activities for mum, here is everything required to fulfill...

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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.