Hackney Council

Campaigners outside the Prince Edward


Second ACV pub listing for Hackney

By Emily Sutherland

The Prince Edward has become the second pub in Hackney to be listed as an asset of community value following a campaign from Hackney community group Friends of the Prince Edward. 

Local residents fear the 'draconian' step would destroy the existing night-time economy

Hackney to consider licence refusal policy despite opposition

By Ellie Bothwell

A new policy meaning that new licence applications for pubs and bars in Hackney could be automatically refused, due to the “detrimental impact” on residents, may be introduced - despite the fact a consultation on the measure has been opposed by 85% of...

Brewdog reveals plans for first brewpub opening

Brewdog reveals plans for first brewpub opening

By M&C Report

BrewDog, the Scottish brewer and pub operator, plans to open its first dedicated brewpub featuring brewing classes, a pop-up space to showcase local food producers, and live music at weekends, M&C Report has learnt.