Month: January 2011

ABC Cinema Clapton AKA The Ritz

This stood on Lower Clapton Road from 1939 - 1973. I think it's between the church and Labamba Fashi »

Take Part: Active Citizenship for All Londoners

Not sure where to put this but its a pan-London initiative which may be of interest to Hackney commu »

Rock ‘n’ Rolio presents Lewis Floyd Henry

Hi, I'm Rock 'n' Rolio's DJ Lovely Zoo and I'd like to welcome everyone here at yeah! Hackney to our »


What is the best butchers on Ridley Road? Any recommendation on any others? I'm looking for a nice f »

Help a local

Please find a moment from your busy day to help my friend Daniel. He is Dalston born and bred and ge »

Apollo Cinema Stoke Newington

Seems like you couldn't move in Stoke Newington for bumping into a cinema, this one is now a mosqueL »

Russells of Clapton B&B

A B&B on Chatsworth Road, I'll let »

Hackney Pavilion Cinema


Hackney Pirates talking at The Funding network

The wonderful Dalston based »

Cigarette Burns: Daughters of Darkness 19th Feb @ The Rio

Cigarette Burns are back with Daughters of Darkness at »

Millfields Users’ Group AGM

On Thursday 10th Feb at 7pmAt Nye Bevan Hall where there will be :- Pictures from the park this year »

Dalston Darlings | February

This is from the email list:Cocktail O Clock! Hello DarlingsA massive belated happy new year to ever »

Hackney Picture Palace

According to Ken Roe here: where JD sports now lives there »

Empress / Essoldo Cinema Mare Street

This amazing building is no longer aside from an arch - more on it's history here http://cinematreas »

Hackney History: Cinemas

There are a few discussion topics on cinemas from Hackney's past, so I thought I'd list them in an p »

Odean Cinema, Dalston

Does anyone know where this cinema was? »

Latest Hackney podcast »

London Fields Community Council

I saw this on twitter today is from their website:As resident »

Votes for the next Twee8 locations

So we have had a tour, been to the Scolt head in Haggerston, had a trip out to the Elderfield in Cla »

Springfield Park Glasshouse

I don't know a lot about this, but it looks like the Springfield Park Users Group have been working »

Well St Traders & Residents Assocation – Save Well St Market!

The next meeting of Well Street Traders and Residents Association (WESTRA) is on Wednesday Feb 2 at »

Anna Fiorentini Theatre & Film School Needs YOU

We are running a Fete to raise money for the Hackney-Based Anna Fiorentini Theatre & Film School 10t »

ABC Cinema Stoke Newington

Some stunning photos of the ABC on Kingsland Road, Stoke Newington from »

Local gigs

Anyone fancy seeing Cold in Berlin @ the Victoria on Feb 4, Archie Bronson Outfit @ the Moustache Ba »


Anyone fancy joining me on this?'s a single-speed/fixie for »

Live music, up and coming bands

Wheres good to catch up and coming bands, semi established bands, drunks, or just ear banging live m »

Parkholme Supper Club

I went to this yesterday night and omg it was fabulous. You all must go! Ask me about it and look at »

Group Photography Exhibition @ Bradbury’s Print & Poster Gallery

Group Photography Exhibition @ Bradbury's Print & Poster GalleryWhen: Friday 28th Jan, 6.30-9.30pm, »

Backyard club in hackney wick

Hi thereDoes anyone know about the backyard club in Hackney wick that was on the edge of Eastway in »


We are looking for volunteers to help out with the Chatsworth Road Neighbourhood plan (see »

The Neighbourhood Plan Survey

Thanks you all for your comments so far. If you live near or around the study area we need your hel »

Best place for camera equipment?

I want to play about with flash photography and plan to pick up a relatively low cost shoot-through »

The Cut – Screening and Workshop

Collecting stories of the River Lea Navigation Canal between Hackney Wick to Old Ford LockSaturday 2 »


I couldn't come last night but is there a synopsis? High and lowlights of the evening? »

Cornershop Album Launch 10th March

Cornershop are launching their new album at Cafe Oto on Ashwin Street in Dalston, more details here »

Goldsmiths Row to close to traffic

I just saw this tweet From Hackney City FarmBicycle paradise coming! Goldsmiths Row (connecting Hack »

Chatsworth Road Market Meeting 19th Jan Agenda

Time: 7.30pm-9pmDate: Wednesday 19th JanuaryLocation: Chat »

Bike repairs

There is a great bike maintenance workshop in Stoke Newington / London Fields. I went along with a r »

Introducing the Chatsworth Road Neighbourhood Plan

As some of you might know, the Chatsworth Road Traders and Residents Association are creating a Neig »


There is a great bike maintenance workshop in Stoke Newington / London Fields. I went along with a »