Ilford Transition Town has organised a food festival to celebrate local food knowledge, to find out more about growing food in Ilford and to create an opportunity to share recipes along with tips for reducing food waste.
Members have been working in the orchard at the Miller and Carter restaurant - locally known as the Dick Tupin - for the last two years and now the fruit picked will be put to one side and turned into jams and preserves.
A Newbury Park resident who used to work and live in India where heavy rain and flooding has killed more than 400 people is trying to fundraise £5,000 to help re-build houses in the devastated community.
Struggling to find a buyer for your home in a slower market? We speak to Ilford property expert Nina Kaura from Portico about the Crossrail effect and why getting things right first time will get you the best price for your property.