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Young men from across Hackney attended an inspirational careers event at Young Hackney’s Forest Road Youth Hub on Wednesday 18 October.

Showcasing inspirational women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) – that’s the aim of Ada Lovelace Day, which took place on Tuesday 10 October. The day is named after Ada Lovelace, a pioneering 19th Century mathematician and the world’s first computer programmer.

The Deputy Mayor of Hackney has warned of a “hidden education crisis” – as a freeze in government funding for pupils with special educational needs means councils in London are being forced to plug a funding gap of £100m.

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