Creating Hackney as Home

Creating Hackney as Home:
Five reflections on a London borough


Shekeila - Photo Essay - 30/07/13

  • This is the street near where I live at the moment

  • I saw this on my way to college...

  • This is Hackney but it doesn't look like it!

  • Crossing the Thames on my way to college in South London

  • This is Tower Hamlets but its a view over Hackney

  • The park near Hackney Road

  • Gas towers looming over the park

  • Hackney Road, one side is Tower Hamlets, the other side is Hackney. Thats why its a bit controversial.

  • Near where I'm staying. They built a children's playground next to a car park!

  • The rose garden. There is a lot of flowers round here.

  • This is in Shoreditch. It used to be a garage, now its fancy flats!

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