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Meet your local councillors

NameResponsible forEmailMeet your councillorSteve RaceLocal Councillor Chair of Planning committeesteve.race@hackney.gov.ukfirst Saturday of every month 10.30amShoreditch Library, 80 Hoxton Street N1 6LPKam AdamsLocal CouncillorChief whipkam.adams@hackney.gov.ukfirst Saturday of every month 10.30amShoreditch Library, 80 Hoxton Street N1 6LPAnya SizerLocal CouncillorDeputy SpeakerAnya.Sizer@hackney.gov.ukfirst Saturday of every month 10.30amShoreditch Library, 80 Hoxton Street N1 6LP Your local elected councillors hold regular surgeries … Continue reading Meet your local councillors

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Be Heard on Hackney’s Licensing Policy 2023

Local councils responsible for licensing - alcohol, late night food, live music etc - are required to review their policies every few years.  Hackney will shortly - March 2023, launch a consultation on its licensing policy. In advance we are seeking input from stakeholders. On 8th Dec. Licensing produced guidance for the licensing committee. Which … Continue reading Be Heard on Hackney’s Licensing Policy 2023

Council Hearing on Goodsyard on 10/12

We urge all to attend Hackney Council’s Planning Committee meeting tomorrow, 10 December at 18:30, to discuss the recommendation to refuse the monstrous Goodsyard scheme. Although the Committee is unapologetic in its support of towers – for example last week approving a 30-storey Goliath on the Chariots site directly opposite the Goodsyard – it is … Continue reading Council Hearing on Goodsyard on 10/12

The Goodsyard: Help Boris See the Light!

The Hackney Society and More Light More Power in association with Shoreditch Church hosts a debate on current proposals for the Bishopsgate Goodsyard. A hugely controversial scheme by Hammerson and Ballymore to redevelop the Bishopsgate Goodsyard was, until recently, being considered by Tower Hamlets and Hackney councils, over whose border the site straddles. In September, … Continue reading The Goodsyard: Help Boris See the Light!