Hundreds more residents to get secure on-street cycle parking

Approval has been given for another 51 covered secure cycle parking hangars to be installed on our borough’s streets, to add to the 25 which are already in place on the public highway and the many lockers and hangars on housing estates and co-operative developments. With only a couple of dozen hangars having already created […]

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Consultation opens on Cycle ‘Super Quietway’ 1

Transport for London has opened a public consultation on its plans to upgrade the existing London Cycle Network ‘Plus’ Route 10, which is meant to run from the City of London to Tottenham. The route passes through the London Borough of Hackney, via Shoreditch, De Beauvoir, Dalston, Stoke Newington, and Stamford Hill. When the ‘cycle […]

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Vigil and fundraiser for Akis Kollaros

6th February: Vigil and fundraiser for Akis Kollaros A vigil and ‘die-in’ for Akis Kollaros will take place this coming Monday 9th February at 6pm for 6:30pm, at the junction of Homerton High Street and Wardle Street, next to Homerton Fire Station, E9 6DL, where he died last Monday. The event is being organised by […]

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Lorry kills man in Homerton High Street

Akis Kollaros, a member of the London Dynamo cycling club, was killed by a lorry in Homerton High Street tonight. Coverage of the incident is in the Evening Standard and the Hackney Gazette. It is not yet clear how the collision happened, with press reports giving conflicting locations at the time of writing. Our thoughts […]

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