ben hayhurst

Good guys don’t always finish first and “Hackneys heroine” loses

It took less than 2 hours to count the votes and when it was done Hackney Central ward, had themselves another Labour Councillor after Thursdays by-election. No surprise to most that Labour’s high flying Barrister, Ben Hayhurst won, despite no one every hearing of the fella nor him living in the ward.  The people of […]

Andrew Boff nominated by Conservatives to run in Hackney Central ward in by-election

  I love Hackney, there’s never a dull moment and it’s fast becoming a borough, that is very different from the place I first lived in when I was a teenager in the late 70’s.  I was about to congratulate London Assembly member, Andrew Boff, on his nomination as councillor in Hackney Central ward, when I read somewhere that he has […]