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 feel its benefits. Andrew Simmons, the strategy director of Hackney Fashion Hub, said only 10 per cent of workspaces within the project will be affordable for local designers and only half […]
Meg Hillier has joined her fellow Hackney MP Diane Abbott in criticising George Osborne’s Budget. Speaking in the Commons shortly after the chancellor, Ms Hillier added her concerns about the Budget’s impact on Hackney to those raised by Diane Abbott exclusively to Hackney Post this afternoon. “I bet there is more hidden pain for many […]
Hackney has 99 problems but Jay-Z ain’t one. The Grammy-award-winning rapper is coming to Hackney to headline Radio 1’s Big Weekend on 23 and 24 June. Hackney music fans are being urged to apply for their tickets before next Monday.
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Internationally renowned author Nick Hornby visited Dalston last Tuesday to mark the opening of Hackney’s first new library for 20 years.
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