From community events and business news to tips on maintaining your garden over the winter, here we have something for everyone. Our community is a busy, active one. We support residents in their own events as well as host special seasonal events in the park at De Beauvoir Square and in the De Beauvoir Block. We also get involved in wider community events such as the Hackney Half Marathon.
Our 'Insights' are written by our expert in-house team and our special monthly guest bloggers who cover some first-hand stories from people in De Beauvoir town. Our news will keep on coming - at The Benyon Estate there is never a dull day!
In parts of rural Cumbria, the locals still use the word ‘yam’ for home. Add an ‘m’ and you get Yamm, which is the name of the new café in the De Beauvoir Block run by Andrian Iftodi and Scott Pattinson who set out to create a homely environment for their customers.
Christmas came early this year for long-standing Benyon Estate tenants as they joined together to enjoy a Christmas celebration at the De Beauvoir Block.
The award-winning double bassist Chinyere (Chi-chi) Nwanoku, who was awarded an OBE for services to music, was back at school last week (Friday 29 November) to open a new community school which has a focus on music.
Ten years ago, De Beauvoir Town resident and self-confessed foodie Harry Davies launched a new venture on Southgate Road – the De Beauvoir Deli.
Relax, unwind, focus your body and mind. We’re pleased to be offering our tenants and local residents an exclusive offer at Down To Earth, a specialist yoga studio at 308 Essex Road in Islington.
The transformation of 98 De Beauvoir Road from mixed use commercial and residential space to a contemporary office has completed.
Last autumn, the Wildlife Gardeners of Haggerston in East London began on their mission to create a living waterway brimming with wildlife all year long.
De Beauvoir Town’s wildlife enthusiasts came together for a swift-spotting ramble last month.
We have been pleased to host Oliver Gardiner, a planning and property development student from Oxford Brookes University, for a week’s work experience.
The Benyon Estate is proud to have supported this year’s Party in the Park in De Beauvoir Square, organised by the De Beauvoir Association.
Global mobile ticketing platform DICE has more than doubled its team at its head office in De Beauvoir Block in Hackney and is moving to new office space next door.
The transformation of 98 De Beauvoir Road from a mixed-used residential and commercial building into contemporary office space with original Edwardian features is nearing completion.
The second ever Swift Awareness Week (SAW 2019) is taking place from 22nd to 30th June.
A project which transformed a young man into a Channel 4 reporter will receive funding from the Benyon Estate to continue for another year.
We are pleased to see the construction of Hackney New Primary School on Kingsland Road entering its final phase of development and nearing completion.
We are pleased to announce a calendar of exciting evening events coming to De Beauvoir Block, designed to inspire, inform and educate our local community.
House hunters looking for property to rent in De Beauvoir Town, Hackney, will benefit from a deposit-free rental scheme which the Benyon Estate has recently adopted.
The De Beauvoir Balloon Debates landed in the De Beauvoir Block in February, the first series of stimulating discussions at a new venue.
Estate Manager Edward Benyon recently joined bestselling author, property developer and property investor Nicole Bremner for the latest episode of her podcast.
We’re pleased to announce the launch of our new residential tenant portal to provide everything you might need to know about your tenancy and your home.
Health food fans in Hackney’s De Beauvoir Town are in for a treat when new healthy eating store and takeaway The Cure opens on Southgate Road on Tuesday, February 5th 2019.
Long-standing tenants of the Benyon Estate gathered for a festive afternoon tea to celebrate another year in De Beauvoir Town on Saturday, December 15.
2018 has been a very busy year for the Estate team, with many projects reaching fruition and others nearing fruition, while a number of ventures have kick-started after many months in the pipeline.
A “topping out” ceremony on the rooftop of the Hackney New Primary School in Kingsland Road has marked a key milestone in the construction of this important community project.