We are local people who use, appreciate and when necessary defend Hackney Marshes, a unique common land green space in east London. If you use the marshes HMUG is for you
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Local anger over the state of the old River Lea came to a head in early 2021 as high winter water levels draped the riverside trees with rubbish and sewage waste. HMUG convened a public meeting on 23rd March which brought together local people with all sorts of interests and skills. Watch this space.
For some of the many development/planning issues we've faced in recent years, see our Issues Archive
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