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Pottery building in Elrington Road Dalston E8 3EE  260615 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

End Pottery’s safeguard, says Dalston flats owner

WHEN THE primary school in Wilton Way, Dalston, was sold for flats almost 20 years ago, a part of it was to be preserved — ...

Geffgdn: Geffrye Museum London 260615 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Play on: Shakespeare live in a Hackney garden

LOVING DALSTON has been a keen promoter of the spreading realisation that Shakespeare and Shoreditch are words that go together. In the late 1500s the ...

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Woman hurt at blink-you-miss-it Dalston crossing

A YOUNG WOMAN was hit by a taxi near the pedestrian crossing not far the mural in Dalston Lane E8 3DF today Tuesday 23 June ...

Russet15: cafe-bar near Hackney Downs LonE8 080415 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Reich stuff: Hackney’s Russet offers minimalism

THE BOOM in so-called classical music continues in Hackney as the Russet hosts a series featuring pieces by Steve Reich and other plink-plonkers. “Boom” is used here ...

Robin: Hood Gardens, a 1970s Poplar housing estate, 210515 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Bid to save East End estate disliked by residents

A LAST-DITCH effort is being made to save Robin Hood Gardens, a 1970s Poplar housing estate, from demolition. Motorists will have seen the now shabby-looking ...

HaggBathsInt: Haggerston Baths Whiston Road E2 8BA deshokto0615 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Deadline ends for Haggerston Baths enquiries

THE DEADLINE ended today for would-be investors and developers to register their interest in the Hackney council proposal to sell Haggerston Baths. The 250-year lease ...

haggbathsBNp: BNP Paribas-arranged showing to potential buyers of Haggerston Baths Hackney London 120615 © david.altheer@gmail.com

Save Haggy Baths says Hackney’s top chronicler

HACKNEY AUTHOR Iain Sinclair has pleaded for Haggerston Baths to be saved. The writer of Hackney, That Rose-Red Empire and other non-fiction salutes to the soul ...

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Out in East London a splash of colour and style

WHEN A world-famous fashionista calls your collection breathtaking you know your decision to go into business was probably the right one. Karen Millen added that Raishma ...

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Hackney fire cadets fire up youthful enthusiasm

FIREFIGHTER used to be top of the list for children asked what they wanted to be. So a call by Hackney fire cadets for youngsters aged ...

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Banksy nicked as book-lovers bask in Stokey fest

KNOWING GLANCES were exchanged when Will Self took his bike seat on stage with him after he cycled up to Stoke Newington Assembly Hall to ...

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Robin: Hood Gardens, a 1970s Poplar housing estate, 210515 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Bid to save East End estate disliked by residents

A LAST-DITCH effort is being made to save Robin Hood Gardens, a 1970s Poplar housing estate, from demolition. Motorists will have seen the now shabby-looking ...

HaggBathsInt: Haggerston Baths Whiston Road E2 8BA deshokto0615 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Deadline ends for Haggerston Baths enquiries

THE DEADLINE ended today for would-be investors and developers to register their interest in the Hackney council proposal to sell Haggerston Baths. The 250-year lease ...

haggbathsBNp: BNP Paribas-arranged showing to potential buyers of Haggerston Baths Hackney London 120615 © david.altheer@gmail.com

Save Haggy Baths says Hackney’s top chronicler

HACKNEY AUTHOR Iain Sinclair has pleaded for Haggerston Baths to be saved. The writer of Hackney, That Rose-Red Empire and other non-fiction salutes to the soul ...

raishaLyn

Out in East London a splash of colour and style

WHEN A world-famous fashionista calls your collection breathtaking you know your decision to go into business was probably the right one. Karen Millen added that Raishma ...

HaggSun: Haggerston Baths Hackney London 260515 © david.altheer@gmail.com

Investors flood Hackney with enquiries about pool

HACKNEY COUNCIL appears to have outmanoeuvred local people who want to save the historic Haggerston Baths. It set an early deadline, Friday 19 June 2015, ...

Haggerston Baths Hackney London 260515 © david.altheer@gmail.com

Sell this Haggerston heritage site says Hackney

THE PEOPLE’S POOL that was once Haggerston Baths is doomed. Hackney council has given up any pretence that it might one day reopen the Grade ...

Rio 010515 © DavidAltheer@gmail.com

Dalston cinema loses fight to keep union out

A STRUGGLE by staff at the Rio has ended in defeat for the board. Workers at the cinema, above, have the won the right for ...