Recent posts in: Haggerston

Hackney Remembers – Race, Belonging and the First World War

Hackney Remembers – Race, Belonging and the First World War

Few people realise the scale of effort and sacrifice made by the peoples of the Former British Empire during the First World War. This event is intended to be the first of many exploring the role played by these people, many of whose descendants have established communities in Hackney. There will be a screening and discussion of Whose Remembrance? a short film produced by Imperial War Museums (IWM... read more »

Diverse Haggerston

Diverse Haggerston

A walk by Every Generation Media The walk will provide an overview of the rich cultural heritage of diverse communities that have made Haggerston their home over the last 50 years, exploring the history of places of worship, business, social history and nigh clubs Guides: Patrick Lawrence and Patrick Vernon Free To book, ring the Geffrye museum on 010 7749 6024 or email [email protected]... read more »

A Haggerston Culture Trail

A Haggerston Culture Trail

A walk by Hoxton Hall A circular tour in Shoreditch of the sites of the Shakespearean theatres and of the Victorian halls, including the only survivor, Hoxton Hall Guide: Anthony Burton Free To book, ring the Geffrye museum on 010 7749 6024 or email [email protected] read more »

Haggerston Treasures walk

Haggerston Treasures walk

A walk by the Building Exploratory This walk will lead you on a tour of some of the listed buildings of the southern part of Haggerston, ending at Shoreditch Town Hall. The walk is approximately 1.5-2 miles and will take around an hour an a half. Guide: Nicole Crockett Free To book, ring the Geffrye museum on 010 7749 6024 or email [email protected] read more »

The My Haggerston Exhibition

The My Haggerston Exhibition

Did you know that Haggerston produced one of the first nobel prize winners, or that Michael Jackson once came to Haggerston Park in a helicopter? The exhibition will be on show in the downstairs area of the Geffrye Museum’s 20the century wing, for four weeks from 22nd March – 13th April on Saturdays and Sundays only 10am – 5pm Free entry read more »

My Haggerston

My Haggerston

My Haggerston is an in-depth community history project based in the Haggerston ward of Hackney. My Haggerston will involve local volunteers, businesses, community partners and Discover Hackney members to tell the rich story of Haggerston’s heritage over the last 200 years up to the present. More info at: http://www.discoverhackney.co.uk/projects/27 All events will be added to the Yeah! Hackn... read more »

Macintyre Coffee

There is a great review of Macintyre coffee on Hoxton St (and attached to Shoreditch village hall) on blog Poppy loves “MacIntyre Coffee is the brainchild of Mr Alex MacIntyre, who lives in Haggerston, loves coffee and builds his own coffee grinders. That’s like being He-Man, as far as I’m concerned.” Read more here: http://www.poppyloves.co.uk/2014/03/macintyre-coffee-hoxton.html read more »

Actual Vinyasa Flow Yoga but without sun salutations. What! How is that even possible!?

Do you sometimes find yourself wishing you were already at the end of your yoga practice… That you could somehow bypass that uncomfortable bit at the beginning when your body feels kinda sluggish and stiff? Is it a struggle to get on the mat because you know your body is going to complain during those first few creaky downward dogs? Especially those early rounds of sun salutations does your ... read more »

Highlights of Haggerston walk by The Hackney Society

Highlights of Haggerston walk by The Hackney Society

Architectural and historical walk through Haggerston, taking in Ernö Goldfinger’s Haggerston School and Haggerston Baths by Alfred Cross as well as recent buildings like Adelaide Wharf and the Bridge Academy. Meet outside the entrance to the Geffrye Museum, 136 Kingsland Road, E2 8EA Guide John Finn To book FREE to all, but booking essential. Ring the Geffrye Museum Booking Officer on 020 7749 602... read more »

Where can you eat pancakes in Hackney?

Where can you eat pancakes in Hackney?

Next Tuesday is shrove Tuesday, or lovingly referred to as pancake day. So what better way to herald it’s arrival then to list where in Hackney to eat pancakes. Crepes or american style, list them all! Photo by Miika Silfverberg **Updated list to include the places in the comments** Creperie Du Monde, Clapton http://creperiedumonde.co.uk/ The Breakfast Club, Hoxton http://www.thebreakfastclu... read more »

Haggerston Food Co-Op 1973

Video about a community co-op in Haggerston from 1973 Via The Radical History of Hackney read more »

The Sportsman pub 181 Whiston Road, Hackney.

Does anyone have a photograph or memories of this pub in Whiston Road near Haggerston Park? It was r read more »

Another restaurant heading East… Tonkotsu in Haggerston

Another restaurant heading East, this time it's tonkotsu opening in Haggerston & you can slurp t read more »

Street feast is coming back to dalston…

The doors may have only just closed on the Haggerston Street Feast site and the Truck Stop vans only read more »

Highlights of Haggerston WALK – Sunday 4th August 2.30pm

Highlights of HaggerstonWALK on Sunday 4 August 2013, 2.30pmArchitectural and histo read more »

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Consultation

\The Council proposes to divide the Borough into four different charging zones for residential devel read more »

Haggerston School Architectural TOUR – Thursday 2nd May 6.30pm

Haggerston School Architectural TourThursday May 2nd 6.30pmOrganised by The Hackney read more »

Double room available now in a friendly N1 flat

Hello flat hunters,We have a double  room available in a lovely 4 bed, split level flat in N1.Our se read more »

Found festival Haggerston 15th June

Found have announced a huge day long festival in the heart of Shoreditch this summer. The event take read more »

Double room available in a friendly N1 flat

Hello flat hunters,We have a double  room available in a lovely 4 bed, split level flat in N1.Our se read more »

St Mary’s Garden awarded £91000

St. Mary’s Garden in Haggerston awarded £91,000 to train 48 young people with learning disabilities read more »

Feature in the Hackney pirates Guide book

The Hackney Pirates’ Guide to Hackney: Featuring YOU? read more »

Wheelchair accessible bars in Hackney

After a conversation that drew blanks last week, I am trying to pull together a list of wheelchair a read more »

big estate clear out – lots to scavenge

FYI All throughout January and Feb the Haggerston Estate and the Kingsland Estate are both being cle read more »

Come Line with me at Studio 75: 1st / 2nd Dec

COME LINE WITH MEDECEMBER 01 AND 02 2- 6 PMOn Sat Dec 01. Join NAZIR TANBOULI at Studio 75 for an af read more »

Chilli cook-off at The Haggerston

Peep it!  read more »

Blocked drains on main roads

Is it my imagination or is drainage on main roads getting worse in recent years? I'm often seeing cy read more »

I Was Here – Haggerston estate – Open House weekend

Dear all, As part of Open House Weekend 2012, Fugitive Images and the Floating Cinema p read more »

Large single in spacious house with garden in De Beauvoir – £500pcm

Hey all, A large single room is available in a lovely houseshare  on De Beauvoir Road will be a read more »

Peace Wall Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Sun 23rd Sept

Sunday September 23rd from 11am to 1pm at the wall. Display and refreshments at Chromacode studio ne read more »

Desks available in new video studio £70/wk

5 large desk spaces are now available in a brand new luxury studio in trendy Haggerston, minutes fro read more »

Open House London TOURS – September 22nd & 23rd

Lots of Hackney's best buildings will be open for you to visit FOC at this year's 20th Open House Lo read more »

Olympic Games big Screen at Haggerston Park

Watch the Olympic Games, live at Haggerston Park, 27 July - 12 August The Big read more »

The Canine Games 7th July Haggerston Park

More info at: http://www.styletails.com/2012/06/22/the-canine-games-haggerston-park-july-7th/ read more »

Play Rugby

We're a rugby club founded and still based just off Old Street roundabout. More details and how to g read more »

ESTATE at Open City

would be great if you could come, if you are at the festival, read more »

Kingsland Art Party 30 June

THE KING'S LAND ART PARTY 30 JUNE 2012 FROM 1 PM THROUGH 8 PM ART AND LIVE MUSICSince March artist N read more »

Room available in lovely flat in Haggerston

Room available from beginning of August to end of October. Double bed and furnished.Sharing with 2 o read more »

ESTATE FILM FUNDRAISER + OLIVIA CHANEY | CONCERT & SCREENING | 13 JUNE 2012

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i am here project participants (photo project on facade) in feature film

 We invite you to join us for an evening of screening, food and performance in support of the f read more »

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