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Dalston bus diversions leave passengers frustrated

24 Mar , 2009  

Bus users in Dalston were left confused and frustrated this weekend after routes were diverted to make way for major road works.

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Hackney gems captured on Google Street View

24 Mar , 2009  

When Google launched its new Street View mapping facility last week, it expected users to enjoy its new “innovative street-level imagery” of 25 British cities.

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Anti-BNP campaign launched

23 Mar , 2009  

AN EXTENSIVE campaign has been launched to stop the British National Party winning a seat in June’s European Parliamentary elections.

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Ridley Road Market: The real EastEnders

19 Mar , 2009  

Its slanging matches and dodgy market goods make Eastenders one of Britain’s best-loved TV programmes. But what is the original East End market that inspired the soap really like?

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Joe Dunthorne: Hackney’s scribbler on the roof

19 Mar , 2009  

He writes novels in a tube carriage. Critics compare him to J.D. Salinger and Adrian Mole. Joe Dunthorne shows Oliver Shah around his unusual office

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Teen titles rank with porn in Stokey newsagent

18 Mar , 2009  

A STOKE Newington newsagent known for campaigning against top-shelf pornography has now turned his attention to the sexual content of teenage magazines aimed at girls.

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60 seconds with Jessie Wallace

18 Mar , 2009  

Arts editor Alison Battisby speaks to former Eastender Jesse Wallace about starring in The Vagina Monologues

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Kanye finds Religion in Hackney

17 Mar , 2009  

Kanye West is turning to Religion in Hackney for some guidance.
The US rapper is set to meet with the bosses of the Shoreditch-based clothing firm this week to talk jeans.

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