Planned roadworks will begin on Monday October 31.

A series of roadworks have been scheduled on the M25, A406 and M11.

Ziggy Owusu

A 19-year-old stabbed to death in Goodmayes yesterday was a “good guy” who was trying to break up a fight, friends have said.

Sold, To Let and Let By estate agent signs placed outside

Redbridge Citizens celebrated housing triumphs and held councillors to account on their commitments at a meeting last night.

The stretch of Hainault Road between Billet Road and Painters Road where the accident occured last night. Photo: Google maps

Police are appealing for witnesses after a passenger suffered life-threatening injuries in a crash last night.

Children enjoying a Halloween pumpkin carving and healthy eating session at the Wanstead Community Allotments. Flossie 5 and Nancy Garfield 3

Families got into the swing of Halloween with plenty of pumpkin carving at a community party on a Wanstead allotment.

Valentines Mansion, Emerson Road, Ilford IG1 4XA - Launch of the Thames Gateway Business Awards.
Left to right: Aspers Head of Marketing Sean Langley, Aspers Marketing Manager Debbie Mazs, Archant Executive Editor Michael Adkins, Archant Commercial Director Tony Little and Bilal Sheikh from Mont Rose College

This year’s Thames Gateway Business Awards ceremony, the highlight of the business calendar throughout east London and Essex, is taking place tonight.

There is congestion on the A12.

There are severe delays on the A12 eastbound after a lorry and a car collided in Wanstead.

Niall Joyce

Whether you have a front page story or an event that you would like to promote, head on down to our community surgery at Costa Coffee, Ilford, today to tell our reporter all about it.

Redbridge Council enforcement officers handling evidence. Picture: Ajay Nair

Redbridge Council is seeking to ban street urination, aggressive begging and “badly organised public events” in three areas in the borough.


Dan Sarginson in action for England against New Zealand in 2014 (pic England RL)

Sarginson selected as England face New Zealand

Ilford manager Allan Fenn with goalkeeper Chris Clark in the background (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo).

Foxes boss watched his team lose twice this week, but did see Chris Clark produce incredible save at Stansted

Leyton Orient manager Alberto Cavasin issues instructions (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Railwaymen manager Steve Davis offers views on what has gone on at Brisbane Road since Francesco Becchetti took charge in July 2014

Ben Hall with trainer Pete Sims

Big test for super-welterweight at Wembley

Great Britain's Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish competing at the Six Day London event at Lee Valley Velopark (pic Adam Davy/PA)

Dideriksen to star in omnium

The NBA Crossover exhibition has opened in east London (pic Christopher Lee/NBA)

Event celebrates sport and culture of basketball

Dagenham & Redbridge manager John Still (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo

Daggers boss John Still unconcerned by four-point gap to Rovers, and pleased with Oliver Hawkins despite goal drought in league

Belgium's Kenny de Ketele and Moreno de Pauw in action at the Six Day London event (pic Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Derny experience vital says de Ketele


Wed, 11:29
The Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford.

The performance of one of the borough’s most loved arts institutions is to be discussed by Redbridge Council tomorrow night.

Tue, 13:08
Be Bop A Lula photos

There’s a big party heading into town and your name is on the guest list.

Monday, October 17, 2016
Storyteller Andy Lawrence from the Theatre of Widdershins, with characters from Rapunzel and the Tower of Doom, which is being performed at the Fabula Festival. Picture: Jane Barlow

It might start in your head, but the act of reading can take you on a journey around the world and beyond.

Monday, October 17, 2016
Wizard Stories founders Phil Keating and Gary Potter

Young bookworms can immerse themselves in magical worlds of dragons and giants – and enjoy a talk or two – at a festival making its debut.

Saturday, October 8, 2016
Christina Clark leads the Wanstead Rock Choir

With vocal chords well rested over summer, a 100-strong choir is set to rock it out with popular feel good songs.

Thursday, October 6, 2016
Sara Grant's is to meet with young readers and writers at the Redbridge Literary Festival

She loves everything about books, from writing, editing and reading to discussing them, and an author, who hails from across the pond, is set to share her passion at the Redbridge Children’s Literary Festival.

Thursday, September 29, 2016
Ally's World author Karen McCombie is speaking at the first ever Redbridge Children's Literary Festival, taking place at the Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford, in October half-term

A former journalist who gravitated from a teenage magazine writer into a best-selling children’s author is excited to be speaking at the Redbridge Children’s Literary Festival next month.

Saturday, September 17, 2016
An acrobat at Wanstead Festival 2015

A popular community festival will prolong summer celebrations with a day of family activities, performances and live music.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
The Kenneth More Theatre's brand new production Boorskale, featuring a cast of West End stars. Picture: Ellie Hoskins

A musical comedy featuring three sisters, who were simultaneously widowed after a double-decker bus crash tragically wiped out the village’s dart team, is opening in Ilford tonight.

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