A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed outside a Mile End on Saturday night.
23 year old Kelvin Easton, from Tottenham, was attacked with a champagne bottle at Boheme nightclub.
Paramedics were called at around 4.30am, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Arts organisations in Hackney were holding their breath yesterday as the funding axe finally fell.
The announcement from Arts Council England brought a mixture of joy and disappointment for venues, theatres, galleries and arts groups around the borough.
Among those hit hardest was Shoreditch-based Theatre Centre, the UK’s oldest drama company for young people, which will lose 14.7 per cent of its ACE cash between 2012 and 2015.
Robin van Persie will be assessed by Arsenal's medical staff, after picking up another injury while on international duty.
He scored the opening goal in the Netherland's 5-3 win over Hungary, but was forced off after forty minutes with a leg problem.
Weather - Damp and drizzly at first, but it should brighten up by afternoon with some sunshine. Feeling pleasantly warm, despite rather blustery southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 18 °C. Sunset in Shoreditch is 19:31