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Centerprise locked out as council enforce court order

Centerprise locked out as council enforce court order

The Centerprise cafe and bookshop has been forced to shut after Hackney council changed their locks on Thursday morning, enforcing a court order.…

Pub licence renewed despite drugs found on the premises

Pub licence renewed despite drugs found on the premises

A Hackney pub where suspected  drugs were found during a police investigation last month has had its license renewed.…

Cuts to threaten services while opposition mounts

Cuts to threaten services while opposition mounts

“Drastic reductions” in the social welfare service across Tower Hamlets are being threatened by the council while some of the organisations will have to close down.…

Centerprise meeting held to discuss eviction appeal

Centerprise meeting held to discuss eviction appeal

Hackney residents gathered at Centerprise on Wednesday night to discuss an appeal to save the charity from eviction.…

Centerprise told to leave after losing battle in court

Centerprise told to leave after losing battle in court

Centerprise has lost its legal battle against Hackney council. The London Central County court announced on Tuesday that the eviction should proceed within seven days.…

Centerprise eviction fear as council rejects offer

Centerprise eviction fear as council rejects offer

Centerprise faces an eviction order on Monday as the council rejects its offer of increased rent. The charity, Centerprise Bookshop and Community Centre, offered £9,000 annual rent in February but had no response from the council.…

Residents fear the return of Brockley flasher

Residents fear the return of Brockley flasher

A flasher has again been spotted in Brockley, exposing himself to young women. A 25-year old local resident contacted EastLondonLines after seeing a man exposing himself on Pepys Road in the early hours of Saturday morning when walking home with a friend.…

BFI film festival to include two Hackney venues

BFI film festival to include two Hackney venues

The British Film Institute’s 56th London Film Festival will come to Hackney for the first time next week.…

Lewisham’s children services “outstanding”

Lewisham’s children services “outstanding”

Lewisham is the first London borough to be rated “outstanding” for its services that keep children and young people safe.…

Women to get better NHS breast screening services

Women to get better NHS breast screening services

Women in Hackney will benefit from improvements to breast screening equipment this year thanks to a £1.1 million NHS grant.…

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