Mete Coban

As Chief Executive of My Life My Say, Mete is best known for contributing to the increase of turnout for young people at the 2017 and 2019 UK General Elections. The youngest ever elected Councillor in the London borough of Hackney, he is currently serving the administration as the Cabinet Member for Energy, Waste, Transport […]

Richard Lufkin

Richard has been privileged to represent Shacklewell since 2014. He is a knowledgeable, experienced and hardworking councillor who together with Michelle his fellow councillor (who is sadly standing down) spends a lot of time on resident engagement in the ward, meeting tenants and residents’ associations, the local Police as well as local residents. He has […]

M Can Ozsen

M Can has lived in Hackney since 1986.  He is a diligent councillor, who has represented London Fields Ward for the past eight years. M Can mostly spends his time dealing with residents, local communities of all cultures and he volunteers with local organisations to protect and support the most vulnerable in our society.   […]

Anntoinette Bramble

Anntoinette Bramble has represented Hackney since 2010 and is passionate about being a Councillor in London Fields. She is immersed in working with and facilitating with the community. Whether that is with residents to secure £50,00 for a natural play area, join parents, carers and children to campaign for school street outside London Fields School, […]

Margaret Gordon

Margaret Gordon has lived in Clapton with her family for over 20 years & her children have attended local schools. She has been proud to represent Lea Bridge Ward since 2014. She is passionately committed to campaigning for services which enable all Hackneys children to thrive & has campaigned for reductions in school exclusions & […]

Deniz Cemgil Oguzkanli

Deniz is a lawyer, and has lived in Hackney for over 20 years. He is a Lea Bridge ward resident with his wife, and children who go to local schools. He is a keen advocate for the local community and its issues, and supports local businesses and local markets. Alongside his two councillor colleagues, Deniz […]

Ian Rathbone

Ian Rathbone was born in Hackney and is married, with grown up children. He is chair of Clapton Pond Neighbourhood Action Group (CPNAG), being a keen environmentalist, also championing wild areas on the marshes with others. He led the campaign which has seen the recent installation of the new play area at the Pond. He […]

Sharon Patrick

Sharon Patrick was born and brought up in Tower Hamlets, a grandchild of those who fled to England to escape religious persecution. She has lived all her adult life in Hackney and moved to Clapton Park Estate 40 years ago where she brought up her three now-adult children.She is a board member of Hackney Marsh […]

Ali Sadek

Ali’s experiences growing up taught him the value of community and that the power of people working together can change lives. He believes every resident in Hackney should have access to decent living standards – good housing, clean air, safe streets, green spaces and first-rate education and public services – and have opportunities to improve […]

Guy Nicholson

Guy has lived in Homerton ward for over 27 years and was first elected as one of your Homerton Labour Councillors in 2002. Over the last four years Guy has been a Cabinet member helping the Mayor of Hackney deliver his ambitious plans for a fairer, safer and sustainable Hackney and making sure the Council […]