Thursday, 19 November 2015

Millfields' Trees

Eight large dead Elms along the roadside on Millfields South and North are being scheduled for works on the following dates:  
  • Thursday 19th November 2015 – Fletching Road (Millfields South) 
  •  Friday 20th November 2015 – Wattisfield Road (Millfields South) 
  •  Saturday 28th November 2015 – Lea Bridge Road & Chatsworth Road 
The Elms will be removed completely and the stumps ground out to 250mm. They are host to a pathogen that needs to be removed from site to avoid further spread. 

Hackney Marsh - Winner of the Adventure Play Awards 2015

On the 28th October at the Prince Charles cinema, Leicester Square, Hackney Marsh Adventure Playground was chosen as Adventure Playground of the year 2015. Watch this film to see why. There are around 80 Adventure Playgrounds in London - contact us at to find out where your local Adventure Playground is or visit our website

how street artist Stik raised money for the Homerton hospital

Stik, the street artist whose stick-man paintings adorn the streets of London, has created a mural called Sleeping Baby at Homerton university hospital in Hackney. He says he hopes his artwork will galvanise people to stop NHS privatisation. One hundred silkscreen prints of the image, retailing at £500 each, have raised money for the hospital.