Britannia junction nearly complete

Work is nearly finished on the junction of Pitfield Street, Hyde Road, Hoxton Street and Whitmore Road, near the Britannia Leisure Centre. The roundabout which stood there until recently has been returned to a simple crossroads, with the carriageway raised up to pavement height so as to slow approaching traffic, crossing points for pedestrians right […]

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Tickets on sale for concert at Café Oto to commemorate Daniel Cox

A concert is to be given in commemoration of Dan Cox, the Clapton resident who died two days after being in a collision with a lorry in Dalston on 2nd February. The Grubby Mitts, a Bedfordshire-based band whose members counted Dan as a close friend, were due to launch their new single at Café Oto […]

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Jenny Jones writes on cycling safety in the Hackney Citizen

“Lorries are heavy industry on wheels and we should be applying the same rigorous approach to health and safety on our roads as we would expect in any factory”, writes London Assembly member Jenny Jones, formerly road safety ambassador to the Mayor of London. She also echoes Hackney LCC’s opinion that it will be pointless […]

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Hackney LCC meeting 2nd March 2011

London Cycling Campaign in Hackney Monthly Meeting Wednesday, 2nd of March, 2011 Marcon Court and Aspland Estates Community Hall Present: Michael Cordy (treasurer), Charlie Lloyd, Richard Lewis, Richard Lofthouse, Siobhan Owens (joint events co-ordinator), Trevor Parsons (co-ordinator), Brenda Puech (joint events co-ordinator), Oliver Schick (secretary, minutes). Apologies: Patrick Field Agenda: 1. Minutes and matters arising […]

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