Hackney

Mother of all Ceilidhs

Mothering Sunday: it’s also called Laetare Sunday which means Rejoice! in Latin. That’s obviously not our habitual reflex¬†for Lent (more...

reclaiming the street (stoke newington style)

It being a normal Friday afternoon, just like any other, I’d been to the fishmonger on Stoke Newington High Street...

Archie Proudfoot – hackney sign writer

What vicar doesn’t like a spot of gilding on his front door? Here Archie Proudfoot, Hackney sign writer and “gold...

EDL demo at the roundabout

“Are you fash or anti-fash?” asks a reporter from a local newspaper. The policeman puts it slightly differently: “in favour...

Hasan, Firework Salesman

from the desk of the Hackney Preacher On Ascension Day I like to let off three big ones from the...

London Community Credit Union 1

  Colin Eddy is the General Manager for the London Community Credit Union and Mahbub Choudhury is the Branch Manager...

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