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Yesterday, 17:32
Harun Khan, trustee at Redbridge Islamic Centre and Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain

As the new head of the Muslim Council of Britain, Harun Khan has big plans for the organisation.

Yesterday, 16:00
Members of the Redbridge Women's International Zionist Organisation (WIZO) with their guest speaker at their Strawberry tea fundraiser at Old Parkonians Association in Barkingside

Boiling hot weather was a bonus for the women of Redbridge Women’s International Zionist Organisation (WIZO) as they hosted a strawberry tea with a special guest.

Yesterday, 14:57
Bianca Andrei, from Chigwell School, was the only girl in the British team taking part in the International Physics Olympiad in Zurich.

An 18-year-old pupil representing the UK won a bronze medal at an international physics competition in Zurich.

Yesterday, 13:32
Landmark locations across Redbridge. The old Wanstead Hospital building

A hospital ward which has been empty for months could be used to house blood testing and physiotherapy services.

Yesterday, 12:04
A row of 'To Let' signs. Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA Archive/PA Images.

A 12-week consultation on two contentious property licensing schemes was launched on Monday.

Yesterday, 11:42
Generic shots of a Big Mac burger from a McDonalds restaurant. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday  November5, 2007.  Credit: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

From a man calling to say that his “very very large friend” was stuck up a tree, to a man calling to request a Big Mac, the London Fire Brigade has revealed its top ten weirdest calls.

Yesterday, 10:29
Protesters outside the headquarters of the Business Department in London, as postal workers delivered a warning to the government that the Post Office was

Thousands of post office workers are to be balloted on strike action over job losses, post office closures and pension scheme changes, the union has announced.

Yesterday, 07:00
On the right, the site of the new Bombetta restaurant and deli next to Snaresbrook station. Below are shots from their instagram account of the refurbished restaurant. Councillors are concerned that outdoor drinking in Station Rise, could be unsafe and anti-social. Photo: Google

Plans for alfresco drinking at a new upmarket Italian restaurant have been criticised by councillors and residents who fear it could lead to “drunkenness and anti-social behaviour”.

Mon, 18:35
Swaminarayan House Temple followers took part in a charity bike ride

Hindu cyclists pedalled from temple to temple across the capital raising thousands of pounds for a children’s hospice.

Sport

Yesterday, 21:36
Oliver Hawkins of Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Friendly: Dagenham & Redbridge 1 Leyton Orient 2

Yesterday, 18:00
Ali Raja faces the camera after taking six wickets for Ford last weekend at Essex County Cricket League Division One leaders Barking

After only making 123 with the bat, Ford delivered an excellent bowling display to stun the leaders and move up to second in the table

Yesterday, 14:30
Leyton Orient goalkeeper Charlie Grainger in action against Luton Town in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy (pic: Simon O'Connor).

League Two club face recently relegated rivals this evening with Dean Cox likely to feature from the off at Victoria Road

Yesterday, 10:30
Leyton Orient defender Sean Clohessy in action against Charlton Athletic. Pic: TIM REDER

Experienced right-back reflects on goalless draw with Charlton Athletic and competition for places in the squad

Mon, 15:00
The second half of the 2016 cricket season is under way (pic: Jonathan Brady/PA WIRE)

A round-up of the action from the Essex League Division Three on Saturday

Mon, 14:00
Russell Slade (left) and Kevin Nugent returned to Brisbane Road at the weekend with Charlton Athletic. Pic: SIMON O'CONNOR

Addicks boss returned to Brisbane Road for the first time since leaving at the weekend and was given huge applause by home supporters

Mon, 13:00
Oakfield Parkonians captain Jibran Azam in batting action. Pic: KEN MEARS

A round-up of the action from the Essex League Division Two on Saturday

Mon, 11:30
Craig Robson in action for Dagenham & Redbridge against Bishop's Stortford (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers centre back looking forward to playing at Victoria Road for the first time

Mon, 11:00
Fives & Heronians skipper Ben Britton (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

A round-up of the action from Essex Division One

Entertainment

Sunday, July 17, 2016
Boorskale cast rehearsing at the Kenneth More Theatre.
It’s a musical comedy about four widows from a small village and their trial and tribulations.
Paul Ritchie Tonkinson, Patrick Clancy, David Alder, Mark Hutchinson,

A musical director swapping Broadway for Ilford is feeling excited about bringing a comedy with a “black sense of humour” to the borough.

Saturday, July 16, 2016
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is set to perform at the O2 Arena on August 14. Picture: The O2

A veteran Qawwali singer is set to perform his greatest hits at a “magical” arena show.

Saturday, July 16, 2016
A West End performance of the musical Cats, which is on at the Kenneth More Theatre. Picture: PA/Andrew Milligan

The stars of tomorrow are taking the stage to perform one of Britain’s best loved musicals at the Kenneth More Theatre.

Saturday, July 9, 2016
St Augustine's Players - Lessons in Lust and Lies

Turning real life situations into a comic adventure, an amateur theatre group will take its audience on a journey of laughter with three original plays.

Sunday, July 3, 2016
The Spinettes, who are performing at The Streets on Saturday.

For the second year running an exciting street festival will take over Ilford town centre with live music, dance and art.

Monday, June 20, 2016
Rude Kid. Picture: Ashley Verse

A music producer and DJ is set to raise the profile of grime as his new radio show hits the airwaves.

Saturday, June 4, 2016
Violinist Charlotte Rowan, who is part of the classical quartet raising money for Grace Boxall's charity Smiles With Grace.

A talented musical quartet will play their first ever gig in memory of a girl who tragically died of cancer aged just 15.

Monday, May 30, 2016
The Barkingside-based Valentine Singers performing in Oxford.

A choir is set to mark the Queen’s birthday with a concert paying homage to the music spanning her lifetime.

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Poster for the Philip Ridley's Karagula play

An epic journey into the mysterious world of Karagula, the new play by an east London author, could change your vision of the world.

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