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Council fails to collect £30m in tax bills

Hackney was the third worst Inner London Borough for uncollected council tax last year, and the seventh worst in England.

Gimp masks and reverse press-ups – the art of Lucha Libre Mexican wrestling

Ben Edwards visits the East End Wrestling School in Bethnal Green to learn how to become a luchador.

Teachers strike following accusations of bullying

Teachers at Whitmore Primary School in Hoxton went on strike on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Men in towels flee gay sauna after fire

Firefighters were called to the Chariots Health Club, Shoreditch High Street, on Monday morning

Hackney campaigners prepare for budget protest

Hackney Unites will take part in the TUC's 'March for the Alternative' on Saturday

Phone thieves are targetting clubbers in Shoreditch

Police say they aware of issue and have taken measures to catch thieves.

Hackney citizens are the UK’s lowest savers

Figures published by Halifax show that Hackney savers have the lowest UK saver balances.

Interview: Anne Keothavong

Britain’s No.2 female tennis player, Anne Keothavong, speaks about her rise from humble beginnings to international stardom.

Stoke Newington guitar maker who caters for the stars

Jon Free can count Seasick Steve, Sonic Youth and Nick Cave among his clientele

Rapper slams dangerous dog owners after attack

Hackney-born rapper Professor Green launches into an expletive-ridden rant on Twitter

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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.