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A fire damaged a block of flats in the early hours of the morning.

Karina Jemmott has been crowned Miss Deaf Europe 2015

For Karina Jemmott, the moment she won the Miss Europe beauty pageant was one she will never forget.

Golfers will be competing in a charity golf tournament in hope to raise thousands of pounds for a special school.

Al Noor primary school head Someena Butt and trustee Sadiq Kothia in the play ground

The borough’s leader has backed plans to build a Muslim school following overwhelming support for the move.

Wes Streeting MP at a Redbridge Islamic Centre open day earlier this year, with Vaseem Ahmed. Both Mr Streeting and the Centre's leader Bashir Chaudhry have condemned the attack on the Woodford Muslim Cultural Centre on Monday.

Ilford North MP Wes Streeting has spoken out against vandalism on a Woodford Green faith centre, saying it appears “to be fuelled by anti-Muslim hatred”.

Santosh Kapal, 67, with daughter Seema Jaya Sharma, 38

The heartbroken mother of a singer, model and DJ who died after a long battle with cancer has spoken of her daughter’s final days.

Harry the tortoise has been returned following an appeal to owners Tina Nieman Da Costa and Troy Da Costa

A woman has spoken of her relief after being reunited with her pet tortoise who went walkabout in a forest.

Ilford town centre, which Redbridge Council estimates will have £1billion worth of investment over the next six years.

Redbridge Council has announced a raft of new plans to regenerate Ilford town centre – anticipating £1billion worth of investment over the next six years.

Ivana Bartoletti

She may have been born in Italy, but Ivana Bartoletti is a proud Londoner.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 12:35

Ilford North MP Wes Streeting has spoken out against vandalism on a Woodford Green faith centre, saying it appears “to be fuelled by anti-Muslim hatred”.

Wed, 13:58
The outside of the Woodford Muslim Cultural Centre with a boarded up window, where a brick was reportedly thrown through on Monday night.

A controversial Islamic centre in Woodford Green reportedly had a brick thrown through its window on Monday night - the latest in a spate of incidents.

Wed, 08:17
L-R Ch Insp Tracey Goddard-King, Det Ch Supt Sue Williams, Ch Insp John Fish and Ch Insp Rick Tyson

There could be fewer officers patrolling the streets following proposed budget cuts, a police chief has warned.

Health

Wed, 09:30

The health trust running King George and Queen’s hospitals increased their car parking takings by more than £200,000 last year.

Saturday, August 22, 2015
Shishu Sharma with a picture of her late husband Ravi

A woman whose husband died eight days after being diagnosed with cancer, has pledged all of her NHS travel expenses to Cancer Research UK.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Queen's Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford

Multiple legal proceedings against the trust which runs King George and Queen’s hospitals, alleging poor care, have been settled out of court, it has been announced.

Environment

Mon, 10:41

Live turtles, dogs and even a coffin are just some of the bizarre things council officers have found fly tipped on the streets of Redbridge.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Barkingside High Street and its shops

An environmental group is calling on filmmakers of all abilities to tell the world about Barkingside.

Friday, August 14, 2015
Mavra Swales, Ash Khan and Catherine Peel in the garden

“Furious” residents have blasted Transport for London (TfL) over imminent night Tube plans, which they believe will lead to many sleepless nights once introduced.

Politics

Wed, 16:00

She may have been born in Italy, but Ivana Bartoletti is a proud Londoner.

Mon, 14:23
The area around Ilford station will receive investment from TfL.

Redbridge Council has announced plans to regenerate Ilford town centre, anticipating £1 billion worth of investment over the next six years.

Mon, 13:30
Ivana Bartoletti

The Labour Party has selected Ivana Bartoletti to stand as its candidate for Havering and Redbridge in next year’s London Assembly elections.

Education

Thursday, August 20, 2015

After several months of waiting, students across Redbridge anxiously ripped open their envelopes to discover their GCSE results.

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Phoebe Jones, Marianne Winward, Daisy Lee and Ailish Farrell after getting their GCSE results at Woodbridge High School.

After several months of waiting, students across Redbridge anxiously ripped open their envelopes to discover their GCSE results.

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Pupils celebrate at Forest Academy

Teenagers have been anxiously opening envelopes this morning to see how they did in their GCSE exams.

Heritage

Friday, August 21, 2015

Historic gardens created in honour of soldiers who lost their lives in the First World War could receive a “deed of dedication”.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The proposed development in High Street, Wanstead. Picture: arc7

A controversial decision over plans to build a new shopping mall in Wanstead has been pushed back to September.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Barkingside High Street and its shops

An environmental group is calling on filmmakers of all abilities to tell the world about Barkingside.

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