If you’re a parent of a child with special needs, you will have seen changes to available support since new government legislation was launched in 2014.

A man has been treated by paramedics after being involved in a crash with a motorist this morning.

A 23-year-old teacher who had sex with her 15-year-old pupil at her Wanstead home, in a hotel, and romped with him in a garage, has been jailed for 16 months.

A Redbridge resident is one of the celebrities confirmed for this year’s Strictly Come Dancing.

A girls’ team cricket coach has been shortlisted for a community service award at a prestigious Asian awards ceremony.

A 19-year-old man has appeared in court accused of carrying three machete knives in a public place.

Three 21-year-old men have been found guilty of affray.

A Goodmayes mental health patient killed by a train a day after leaving hospital should not have been released, an inquest has concluded.

A grandmother who believed she was a MI5 agent was killed by a train one day after being released from Goodmayes mental health hospital, an inquest has heard.

A 19-year-old man has been charged with carrying three knives on a bus in Barking Road.

Three people, including an Ilford man, were today found guilty of conspiring to rob a pensioner at his home, with a fourth person previously having pleaded guilty.

Three men charged with robbery are set to stand trial after pleading not guilty at Snaresbrook Crown Court.

Night Tube drivers have voted to strike in a row over pay and working conditions less than a year after the service began.

Police have charged four young men following a robbery in Hermit Road, Newham, on October 23 last year.

A backlog of medical results are still being processed by Barts Health Trust after it was hit by a cyber attack.

Police have charged two 19-year-old men, one on suspicion of murder, in connection with Ricky Hayden’s death.

A woman credited for introducing scores of girls to the game of cricket has been nominated for a national sporting gong.

A man who targeted Premier League footballers in a bogus scam involving fake luxury Christmas hampers has been found guilty.

The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has come under fire after its limited investigation of benefit misuse at a jobcentre prompted a MP to call for an independent review.


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