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Film commemorating Haggerston Estate to be released next month

A new film documenting the redevelopement of the Haggerston estate in Hackney will be released next month. Estate, a Reverie, directed by Andrea Luka Zimmerman, was filmed over seven years and charts a shift in...

New connections and free lunches at Hackney’s migrant socials

A Green Lanes church will host a series of migrant socials for asylum seekers, refugees and vulnerable families. The Green Lanes Methodist Church is in the initial stages of organising the weekly migrant socials at...

Hackney kids make masterpiece for Clissold Fireworks

Hackney Council has teamed up with local families to produce a giant artwork made from Clissold Park's own autumn leaves. Children have spent the day painting leaves from the park's trees before they are stuck...
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10 Things to do in Hackney this Autumn

The days are getting colder, the nights are getting darker and people keep telling you how many days there are until Christmas. Yes, that’s right, we’re officially in autumn. Here at Hackney Post, we’ve...
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What’s on this week in Hackney

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Hackney Christmas events

The 30th annual Pig’s Ear Beer and Cider festival, the Sutton House’s Christmas Craft Fair and the Chatsworth Road Market’s Christmas among the events organised this year to celebrate Christmas in Hackney

What’s On Guide

Know what is on in Hackney for the following week.

What’s On Guide – March

Henry Vane gives us the lowdown on what's occurring in Hackney throughout March

What’s On Guide

Seasonal goings-on in and around Hackney over the next few weeks

What’s On Guide

To celebrate the release of his new poetry collection, Sam Berkson has invited long-term collaborators to perform in an on-stage “word showcase”

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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.