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The arts, science and tech sectors will come together to put east London at the cutting edge of the digital revolution.

The Olympicopolis development - which will see blue-chip cultural and educational institutions in a cluster on the Olympic Park - will act as a catalyst for a wave of innovative tech communities, say its backers, the London Legacy Development Corporation.


Hackney housing prices have risen by 596% since 1995 - the highest percentage increase in all 32 London boroughs.

The average property in the borough is now a whopping £526,000 - 19 years ago it was £76,000.

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Tower Hamlets police are appealing for further victims of a photographer who sexually assaulted two models to come forward.

Freelance photographer Shaun Colclough, 40, of Amhurst Road, Hackney, was sentenced to seven years after he assaulted a 25-year-old and 27-year-old at his studio in Wallis Road, Hackney.


After days of uncertainty and some very unhappy customers, Secret Cinema has announced it will screen its first showing of Back to the Future tomorrow.



By Lucia Blash

1 Dermaphoria plus Q&A with director Ross Clarke and star Ron Perlman
Friday, June 13, 7pm

East End Film Festival opens with the world premiere of New Orleans-set drama Dermaphoria, a first feature from Ross Clarke.