GC is recruiting trainee urban growersDo you want to develop your food-growing skills?
Would you like to learn about the sustainable food movement?
Growing Communities is recruiting three trainee growers. The free training will involve l…DiscussionGC is recruiting trainee urban growers1 LikeNew Spitalfields, a harmful and unsuitable development in a location at risk from flash flooding
Hackney, like every other authority in the UK, is preparing a climate action plan and like every other authority it devises its plan on the basis of its own territorial boundaries. A major problem…
BlogNew Spitalfields, a harmful and unsuitable development in a location at risk from flash flooding1 Like
Sign the petition - Stop the government attempt to stifle students from discussing the politics of climate change
From parents concerned about the Tories' Climate Education Strategy - Please sign and share…
BlogSign the petition - Stop the government attempt to stifle students from discussing the politics of climate change1 Like
Xenia is recruiting a part-time session orga…Xenia is currently recruiting for a new role of part-time session organiser. See <a href="https://linktr.ee/xeniawomen">https://linktr.ee/xeniawomen</a> for more information.
Xenia is a women’s organisation creating more welcom…DiscussionXenia is recruiting a part-time session orga…1 Like
Green infrastructure 2The Green Infrastructure Working Group began getting to grips with the extensive literature and many plans. We found the Blue-Green Cities Research project was the best academic paper of those in…DiscussionGreen infrastructure 22 Likes
A short film about our River Lea
This short film was made by Ian Phillips. To quote his description: : "A haven for wildlife and an essential wild space for the local people, the River Lea cuts through the urban sprawl of…
BlogA short film about our River Lea1 LikeNov 5th Hackney Climate Coalition Town Hall 'divest from fossil fuels' rally and Nov 6th Hackney feeder march for climate justice
BlogNov 5th Hackney Climate Coalition Town Hall 'divest from fossil fuels' rally and Nov 6th Hackney feeder march for climate justice1 Like
5 litre bottles needed for tree wateringThe tree watering groups for Millfields Park are running out of the 5 litre bottles used to transport the water to the trees in the watering cart - they get heavy use and don't survive very long.
Do…Discussion5 litre bottles needed for tree watering1 LikeProgress on Hackney Wick Library of Things
I'm the Community Activator for the new Library of Things which will be opening in the Baths on Eastway soon, supported by partners Sustainable Hackney, LLDC and Stour Studios.…
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Taking long-term action on litter – make your voice heard
The government is running a consultation on extended producer responsibility for packaging. It includes responsibility for litter, and anyone may respond, including private…
BlogTaking long-term action on litter – make your voice heard2 Likes
Growing Communities is recruiting!Want to help create a better food system working a part-time, flexible job in a friendly team? Then apply and be an instrumental part of Hackney’s Growing Communities
Non-profit Growing Communities…DiscussionGrowing Communities is recruiting!1 LikeLibrary of Things is coming to Hackney Wick
I'm Lucy and I'm working as a Community Activator at the Library of Things, which is opening in the Old Baths on Eastway in Hackney Wick this spring. This will provide an affordable way of…
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Hackney SUTR protest at the Museum of the Home
As Black Lives Matter protests exploded…
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Following up on Hackney’s climate emergency declaration
After the community submitted a response to Hackney Council’s climate emergency declaration back in November, we are following up to understand what actions the Council is planning to take to put…
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BlogClimate demo banners spell it out loud and clear1 Like
Map of Hackney playgrounds<a href="https://www.livingwithwarmth.com/london-childrens-map">https://www.livingwithwarmth.com/london-childrens-map</a>
The map includes:
Playgrounds, parks, nature reserves, community gardens and other green spaces.
Child friendly museums, theatres, art gallerie…DiscussionMap of Hackney playgrounds1 Like
Tree Assassination Attempt Foiled by Tree Musketeer
Tree Assassination Attempt…
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Tigers seen in Hackney!
Big orange tigers with black and white stripes flying around Hackney!…