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The Hackney charity empowering disabled people

Caroline Nelson was in her early twenties when she realised she was going blind. Her eyesight deteriorated day by day, and by the time she...

Arcola theatre hosts comedy festival for Calais refugees

The current migrant crisis is no laughing matter, but a theatre in Dalston is hosting a “heroic” event to help those in need through...

You won’t be lonely this Christmas… at the Haberdashery cafe

Elderly people facing a lonely Christmas are being offered a free turkey dinner at The Haberdashery cafe in Stoke Newington. ‘‘We’re going to provide a traditional Christmas...

Local lady fronts campaign for Syria donations

Local woman raises money for the charity Hand in Hand

Shelter gives new hope to 500 local families

Shelter is helping with homelessness

Duchess visit inspires young athletes in Hackney

Sixty young athletes rubbed shoulders with royalty in Hackney Wick on Friday as the Duchess of Cambridge visited a workshop at the Copper Box for charity SportsAid.

Hackney cinema change lives after spoke-tacular charity cycle ride

Staff from a Hackney cinema have completed a gruelling 70 mile cycle ride to Oxford in aid of impoverished children in poor countries.

Hackney woman nominated for charity award

The food fan welcomes 14 strangers into her home every fortnight and offers a tasty meal for £45 each, with £35 going directly to the charity and the remaining £10 going towards the food.

Polar explorer turns his hand to Antarctica

The first black Briton to trek to the North Pole has set his sights on conquering Antarctica next spring.

Japanese bands to rock Hackney for earthquake appeal

Dalston-based duo Camanechiand and Bo Ningen will take part in the concert at Hoxton Bar and Kitchen.