Creating Hackney as Home

Creating Hackney as Home:
Five reflections on a London borough



Hello my name is Matthew, I’m 18 years old, and one day I plan to go to Uni to study computer science. I’ve lived in... About my research

Age 18
From Dalston

Hi I am Michael. I wanted to work on this project because I wanted to change people’s first thoughts on Hackney. I am a... About my research

Age 17
From Haggerston

Hi, my names Monét (pronounced ‘Monay’). I am a 19 year old student that has a passion for the arts. I have been in the... About my research

Age 19
From Hoxton

Hi my name is Shekeila, I am 17 years old and I live in Hackney. I have lived in Hackney for all of my life and honestly... About my research

Age 17
From Haggerston

My name is Tyrell. I have lived in Hackney all my life and I have seen a lot of changes that are positive as well as... About my research

Age 17
From Well Street

The core research team includes five peer researchers, Matthew, Michael, Monét, Shekeila and Tyrell. Melissa Butcher and... About my research

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