Morning Lane People’s Space

Welcome to this website to get our local Hackney Community voice heard in the proposals for the development of the 55 Morning Lane Tesco site

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Write to your councillors about 55 Morning Lane

Use this letter to ask your local councillors to demand at least 50% social rent council housing on any development on the Tesco site in Hackney Central and to support Morning Lane People’s Space in campaigning for an open transparent process going forward. You can get the email addresses of your councillors from this site.Continue reading “Write to your councillors about 55 Morning Lane”

Our statement following the Mayor of Hackney’s press release on the future plans for the Tesco site at 55 Morning Lane

The Mayor of Hackney’s statement on the future of the Tesco site in Hackney Central shows he takes this development seriously. The statement talks of a “new approach” but contains nothing that is new. Hackney Council will continue strategic control of the development, which we welcome. They also say they will proceed “openly, transparently andContinue reading “Our statement following the Mayor of Hackney’s press release on the future plans for the Tesco site at 55 Morning Lane”

Hackney Council’s pro-developer agenda and what that means for the Morning Lane Tesco site

Corporate consultants SEC Newgate describe Hackney Council as “resolutely pro-development in the face of opposing political campaigns in the borough” like us and Save Ridley Road. As a result, “the bulk of housing built in Hackney in at least the last two decades has been for market sale”. Hackney council put developers and their desireContinue reading “Hackney Council’s pro-developer agenda and what that means for the Morning Lane Tesco site”

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