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Hackney Fashion Hub ‘does nothing for Hackney’

Hackney Fashion Hub might bring the world’s luxury fashion market into the borough but it is not clear how far the local community will...

How does the budget affect Hackney? The borough’s MPs are unimpressed

Meg Hillier warned people in Hackney they face “more hidden pain” after George Osborne delivered  a budget which she claimed underlined the government’s neglect...

EXCLUSIVE: Diane Abbott blasts Osborne over ‘misleading’ Budget

Diane Abbott has slammed George Osborne's Budget and its impact on Hackney. Ms Abbott exclusively told Hackney Post: "The chancellor’s latest budget paints a rosy picture...

Hackney Council under fire for refugee response

Campaigners have slammed Hackney Council for its failure to accommodate more asylum seekers, with refugee communities warning the borough “is facing its own refugee...

Hackney campaigners say ‘Kill the Housing Bill!’

Campaigners and residents from Hackney joined a crowd of thousands on Sunday to protest against the “death” of affordable housing. Demonstrators gathered in Lincoln’s Inn...

‘Refugees are Welcome Here’ – Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott said 'Refugees are welcome here' and called on Hackney residents to join her in welcoming refugees at a march next month. The message...

Tech City firms warn Brexit will cost London top talent

Businesses in East London’s Tech City have spoken out against the possibility of Brexit ahead of the EU referendum this summer. Senior members of startups...

Exclusive: Boris ‘too intelligent’ to believe in Brexit says Diane Abbott

Boris Johnson is too clever to believe Brexit is a good idea and is using the referendum to advance his leadership ambitions, Diane Abbott claimed...

Abbott calls for rent controls

  Diane Abbott says soaring housing prices threaten Hackney’s diversity and local government must act to control them. “It falls on local authorities and the mayor to...

UKIP candidate Keith Fraser throws down gauntlet to Diane Abbott

UKIP’s newly announced parliamentary candidate for Hackney North and Stoke Newington, Keith Fraser, has thrown down the gauntlet in the race to take the...