East London

Laxeiro‏ is 35

This summer Laxeiro‏ celebrates 35 years in business! This summer we celebrate 35 years in business. Check out

Naseem Khan obituary

A wonderful reflection on one of our neighbours, Naseem Khan, who sadly passed away this month. Naseem Khan

Campania & Jones review

The Guardian has a nice little write up of our very local Campania & Jones. Campania & Jones,

Barnet Grove in 1979

As Spring approaches and we are outside on our green spaces more I thought you’d be interested in this shot taken on Barnet Grove in 1979 of what is now Jesus Green. The archway was opposite Wimbolt Street and led into a small wood factory. Houses surrounded what is now the green on all sides,

Developers to present plans for Haggerston Baths

A meeting in which two developers will present their proposals for the nearby Haggerston Baths is set for

Proposed temporary school in Haggerston Park

A proposal for a temporary school on Haggerston Park’s depot is being considered by Hackney Council. Some information

East End Trades Guild start their campaign

East End Trades Guild (a community of small independent businesses) have just started their campaign to support bespoke

New East London Nature Reserve

A new nature reserve, Woodberry Wetlands, has been opened in Stoke Newington. The reserve, formed from Stoke Newington’s East reservoir, opened in May and entry is free. Visit the reserve’s website here, and see this Guardian story about David Attenborough joining in its official opening.

Tweet from @jhera

The life of Annie Besant. A feminist reformer and philanthropic figure for the #east-end. https://t.co/KHYabWDox7 #jherablg @EastLondonGroup —

Tweet from @Nature_columbia

Family Gardening Club worked hard on Thursday to plant fresh willow whips for a living tunnel @ our

London Fields Lido

We are still open!! Try floodlit London Fields Lido! 6.30am-9pm Monday to Sunday #betterneverstops pic.twitter.com/Tmeeu8GbjM — Raf (@Mr_Rafal)

Hackney: A Place to Call Home

An interesting looking event being run by Hackney City Council, inviting people to participate in a discussion about