Over recent months I've posted a number of blogs about Dalston development issues here and on the Hackney Unites websites. Here is an article I've written for the Hackney Society with links to each and a summary of what Hackney Unites is trying to do in mobilising local communities to get a better deal from new developments. If you want to get involved with their Dalston Futures project fill out the questionnaire attached (and on their website) to join their mailing list for future…Continue
Added by Peter J I Snell on January 3, 2014 at 12:30 — No Comments
A new year. It would be nice to start it with a message of hope. Alas that's not very easy in a country dominated by a secret state, rich crooks and coward politicians. To be fair to myself I did start the year with my usual hopeful NYD nature walk around Abney Nature Reserve. Remarkable nearly 40 people braved the cold, wind and rain to join me. It was surprisingly lovely.
But having foolishly glanced at Tweets on the …Continue
Added by Russell Miller on January 2, 2014 at 12:30 — No Comments
New Year, new skills. I think I've finally managed to convert to pdf and attach the list of local demands for the future of Dalston that emerged from the Dalston Peoples Festival last July. The delay is not all my fault as it took ages to get everyone to respond with amendments and some never did. If this works I might even post some photos too. If not…Continue