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Services are regularly held at St John-at-Hackney where a church has stood since 1275. The current building, however, dates back to 1797 when a new church replaced the original, dating back to the 14th century when the church was dedicated to St Augustine of Hippo. It was only after 1660 that it was rededicated to St John the Baptist, later becoming more commonly known as St John-at-Hackney. Today, the four and a quarter acres of the churchyard gardens are a green oasis in the heart of Hackney. Within the gardens is St Augustine's Tower, the Grade I listed building is the oldest in Hackney. The old tower has a symbolic and ceremonial role in the borough: it's been pictured on the masthead of the Hackney Gazette since its foundation in 1864 and is incorporated in the coat of arms of the London Borough of Hackney.


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Hackney Wick Overground Station
24 minutes walk
Railway Stations

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Homerton Overground Station
9 minutes walk

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335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 2 miles from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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London > Apartment > Apartment † from £111† 30% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 27 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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East Village
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
E20 | 2.1 miles from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
The former Athletes' Village for the 2012 London Olympics, East Village is London's first Olympic legacy village providing homes, shops, restaurants, cafes and bars on the ... More
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Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2.1 miles from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
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Here East Olympic Park
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Olympic Park, E20 | 32 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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Sutton House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
2 & 4 Homerton High Street, E9 | 3 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
The royal connections of this rare, red-brick Tudor manor house reach back to Henry VIII whose Principal Secretary of State, Sir Ralph Sadler, built Sutton House ... More
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Core Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 St. Barnabas Terrace, E9 | 7 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
With over 23 years of experience providing mental health creative day care, Core Arts is a registered charity that promotes the artistic and creative abilities of ... More
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Victoria Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Approach Road, Hackney, London | 20 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
One of London’s best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. Inside the park's boundaries countless varieties of trees stripe the ... More
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St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre, 2 & 4 Homerton High Street, E9 | 3 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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Cinderella at Hackney Empire
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St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre, 291 Mare Street, E8 | 7 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
This Christmas, Harlem meets Hackney in the classic rags to riches tale of Cinderella.West End performer Aisha Jawando (most recently seen as Martha Reeves inMotown the ...More
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Cinderella
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St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre, 291 Mare Street, E8 | 7 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
The classic rags-to-riches tale is told in true Hackney style by our award-winning pantomime team as they prove a new pair of shoes really can change ...More
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Hackney Picturehouse
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270 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 | 9 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Picturehouse Cinemas, who run the popular Greenwich Picturehouse and Clapham Picturehouse opened the Hackney Picturehouse on Mare Street in October 2011 which features the biggest ... More
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Hackney Downs Studios
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Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 14 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
A 70,000 sq ft centre for creativity and collaboration in East London, Hackney Downs Studios was established in 2011, transforming a redundant printworks into an arts ... More
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Hackney Showroom
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Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 14 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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E5 Bakehouse
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Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, Hackney, London E8 | 14 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ... More
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The Royal Inn On The Park, 111 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 18 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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Netil Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Westgate Street, E8 | 18 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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Yard Sale Pizza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
105 Lower Clapton Road, E5 | 2 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
With Yard Sale Pizza Clapton has really great pizza - with no need to travel to Franco Manca in Hackney to get it. Huge pizzas cooked ... More
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Palm Vaults
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
411 Mare Street, E8 | 4 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
With pastel pink and marble touches, beetroot, turmeric and matcha lattes, palm trees, and a retro pin board menu, it's like Palm Vaults ... More
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Legs Restaurant
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120 Morning Lane, E9 | 6 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Founded by Magnus Reid of Cream and The Rooftop Café, Legs Restaurant opened to great acclaim in May 2016 and was awarded ... More
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 19 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 29 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 37 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
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London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 13 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ... More
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London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 14 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
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Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 19 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
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The Vincent
London > Nightlife > Pubs
2 Atkins Square, Dalston Lane, E8 | 5 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
After transforming The Sebright Arms on Hackney Road from boarded-up pub into an East End institution, the team have now set their sights on ... More
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Pub on the Park
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Martello Street, Hackney, E8 | 13 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Perched overlooking London Fields the Pub on the Park is is one of the finest pubs in the East to spend a summer's day. Outside there's ... More
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Prince George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 16 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
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Behind This Wall
London > Nightlife > Bars
Basement, 411 Mare Street, E8 | 4 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Putting a different spin on hipster minimalism, Behind This Wall replaces Edison bulbs and copper touches with white walls and wooden stalls. ... More
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Hackney Central
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Amhurst Road, E8 | 6 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ... More
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Our/London
London > Nightlife > Bars
Arch 435 & 436, Spurstowe Road, E8 | 8 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Located in two adjoining arches underneath Hackney Downs train station, Our/London is a micro-distillery producing ... More
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 2 miles from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2.2 miles from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 22 minutes from St John-at-Hackney Community Space Centre
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