Entitled 'Road blocked by rubbish in Hackney'. Photo caption: November 3rd 1970. ROAD BLOCKED BY RUBBISH IN HACKNEY. Late last night local people blocked Whisten Road, Hackney with rubbish uncollected because of the council workers strike. PHOTO SHOWS - A motorist, unable to pass, turns his car in Whisten Road this morning. This item is part of the MoDiP BXL collection.