Local Organisations and Links

Cazenove Area Action Group mailing list.  To subscribe send an email to:  CazenoveArea+subscribe@groups.io

Northwold Area Residents Group  (NARG) runs a similar email group to CAAG.

Windus Alkham Margret Roads Neighbours (WAM) a Facebook page and email discussion group for residents.

Stoke Newington Common Users Group (SNUG)  are a group of local people who work voluntarily to protect and improve Stoke Newington Common.  They also host the annual film night.

Stokey Folks is a vibrant and active Facebook page for all things Stoke Newington

Hackney Society Promotes the highest standards in design and protecting Hackney’s unique heritage.

Hackney Cycling Campaign is the local branch of the London Cycling Campaing,  They campaing for better cycling provision in Hackney as well as working to transform our borough and the way people move within it through the Hackney Vision.  They also run a cycle buddies schemes to put new riders in touch with experienced riders

Hackney Freecycle: for offering or asking for unwanted items

Streetbank: for sharing good, offering services

Sustainable Hackney is the borough-wide hub for all environmental issues.  They support local environmental organisations, co-ordinate activities and bring far greater urgency to addressing climate change and protecting our local environment.

Open Dalston is a forum of local people who live or work in Dalston. OPEN Dalston campaigns for excellence in the quality of the built environment and public realm, the provision of transportation and amenities, and to ensure that changes to these have proper regard to the needs of local residents and businesses and the maintenance of a sustainable residential and business community



Hackney Unites

Campaign for Better Transport is a national charity working for affordable transport that improves quality of life and protects the environment.

Witness Confident is an independent charity. Their goal is to reduce the levels of crime in and fear across society.

Hackney Planning Watch

Hackney Harvest: for offering fruit or suggesting fruit trees that need harvesting

Stokey Local was formed in response to proposals to overdevelop Wilmer Place, adjacent to Abney Park

Clapton Arts Trust was formed in response to proposals to overdevelop the tram sheds at Clapton roundabout, and now undertakes a range of projects

Neighbouring residents’ associations


Leswin Area Residents Association