Author: traxcitement

Working Lives Vol. Two: Hackney 1945 – 77

This is a great little book produced by Centerprise, written by 'A People's Autobiography of Hackney »

Walks connecting Hackney’s Parks and open spaces – WALK (Anytime)

A series of six self-guided walks through Hackney's Parks and Open Spaces by The Hackney Environment »

Clapton Common and its environs – WALK (Anytime)

A historical walk around Clapton Common devised by Architectural Historian Ann Robey of The Hackney »

The Albion Road Electric Cinema

Great name! Another Hackney Cinema that closed a long time ago, well tucked away. Apparently the bui »

Dudleys Department Store

I've been trying to find out about Dudleys Department Store (built, opened, closed etc) in Kingsland »

A Journey Through Dalston – April 16th 2pm

A Hackney Society WALK on Saturday 16 April 2011, 2pm FREE to All.The trendiest place in the univers »

East End Transformation (Open City Tour)

East End TransformationJust east of London's financial district marks the start of the East End, onc »

Rivington Place Tour – April 7th 6pm

Architectural tour of the Adjaye building on Thursday April 7th at 6pm lasting around 30 mins FREE t »

’Estate’ book launch at Pages of Hackney

April 5th 6pm - 8pm Fugitive Images have a presentation and Q&A at the wonderfu »

Food Glorious Food

Food Glorious Food temporary exhibition at V&A Museum of childhood, just outside Hackney, but not to »

Towers in the Sky – I am here Events

From \I am here\" Events...Flat Screens 1: Towers in the Sky20th April 2011 18:30 – 22nd March 17:46 »

Rivington Street Modern Office Block

http://www.building.co.uk/news/breaking-news/planning-secured-for-51500ft2-office-in-shoreditch/5013 »

Hackney Speedway Fixtures for April

Hackney Hawks are back in speedway league racing for the first time since 1991. Their home fixtures »

Sitting The Light Fantastic @ Geffrye Museum

http://www.flickr.com/photos/traxcitement/5511184977/sizes/t/in/photostream/photo by Traxcitemen »

GRAEae Theatre Company

http://www.flickr.com/photos/traxcitement/5511186677/sizes/s/in/photostream/Photo by Traxcitemen »

Through an affectionate lens – Images of Hackney and Beyond by Tony Hall

Really good photographic exhibition in The Hackney Museum Feb 8 - May 21, worth a look.Details here. »

CLR James Library Dalston

http://www.flickr.com/photos/traxcitement/5508264613/sizes/s/in/photostream/photo by Traxcitemen »

London Fields Aquathlon (Swim-Run)

London Fields Tri Club are organising another swim-run Aquathlon details below. I did the first one »

‘A More Exciting Place To Live’

Anyone seen the Virgin Media 'A more exciting place to live' advert on TV? I think that is De Beauvo »

Books on Hackney’s Buildings & Architecture.

Anyone interested in books on Hackney's buildings and architecture should check out 'Hackney - Moder »

Parkrun Hackney Marshes

Some of you might be interested in a local weekly running event that takes place on Hackney Marshes »