1957: Startled wedding guests watched as the bride suddenly let go of her husband’s arm outside the church and ran to embrace a bystander.

Sherlock is back! The consulting detective is coming to Ilford for one night only in a new investigation.

Save Oakfield campaigners are celebrating this evening after learning that the planning inspector has sided with them and told Redbridge Council it cannot build homes on the playing field in Barkingside.

Return of Wanstead art trail

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The eighth annual Art Trail Wanstead – the borough’s biggest visual art event – is showcasing the work of up to 150 artists at 50 venues.

All food premises in Redbridge should be forced to display “scores on the doors” ratings to improve hygiene standards the council has said.

A host of mayors in their robes and chains of office gathered in Woodford Green for the Mayor of Redbridge’s civic service.

Science professor Lord Robert Winston, instantly recognisable to TV viewers for his programmes Child of Our Time and The Human Body, held more than 350 students wrapt as he gave a lecture at Oaks Park High School on Monday, September 11.

An M&S Simply Food will open in Wanstead High Street on Tuesday, October 10, welcoming customers with a glass of fizz.

Neighbours marked the end of the school summer holidays with a sun-soaked street party.

Landlords who endanger their tenants’ lives or fail to comply with council orders could face stiff civil penalties, banning orders, and even having to repay rent they have earned.

A police officer who conspired with his brother to frame a colleague by accusing her of taking drugs has been jailed.

Knife crime in London has risen by 20 per cent in the past year affecting communities across the capital, Metropolitan Police figures show.

As young people open their AS and A-level results, Childline is offering support to those worried about their results.

Haven House Children’s Hospice has launched a support group for the dads of children and young people cared for by the hospice.

A man who conspired to burgle dozens of homes across east London and Essex alongside his girlfriend has been jailed for six years.

Police are appealing for information after a cyclist was injured in a hit-and-run in Chigwell.

Most of our readers are animal-lovers. Any stories about cruelty towards animals always elicits a strong response.

A man who incited a young child to engage in sexual activity has been jailed for 10 months.

The media is often criticised for focusing on negative stories about young people and not highlighting the positives.

Detectives investigating a serious sexual assault against a man on the London Underground have now linked the offence to a second one earlier this year.

Last week we all watched transfixed with horror as Grenfell Tower burned, knowing people were losing their lives in front of our eyes.

Abida Iqbal is one of those few people who really make a difference to the borough.

We all woke up on Sunday to the shocking news about the attack on London Bridge and Borough Market.

If all the tension and drama of polling day has left you a little confused, here’s the Recorder’s guide to what you can expect as the 2017 general election comes to a climax.

The Guardian newspaper compared Ilford to Hollywood. Picture: JOSH DIVNEY

As voters prepare for June 8, here’s a guide to what happens when the polling ends...

Think you know Redbridge? Take our quiz to find out whether you can recognise its parks.

The rise in popularity of motor scooters over the past few years has, almost inevitably, led to an increase in their thefts.

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A six-year-old girl who was in a car when it was stolen has been found safe and well.

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