A secondary school in Barkingside went into lock-down after receiving a hoax bomb threat this morning.

A team of Redbridge students are in the finals of a London-wide competition to be crowned champion entrepreneurs.

Legendary drum ‘n’ bass artist Andy C is looking forward to returning to where his musical career began in Havering for this year’s We Are FSTVL.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Ilford Business bosses have welcomed the news that a £5million cultural quarter looks set to regenerate Ilford town centre.

All customer service and travel information on the line will be integrated with TfL’s other services, with daily fare capping for Oyster and contactless applying.

Do you know an inspiring sports teacher with a passion for ensuring young girls have equal access and opportunities to play sport? TeamUp, an initiative designed to engage schools and help teachers deliver team sports to girls, is launching a campaign to search for London’s Sports Teacher of the Year and nominations are now open.

The New Wilderness club defeated Letchworth Garden City 53-15 last weekend and will look to beat Old Haberdashers on Saturday

A Redbridge Council backed scheme aiming to encourage Asian women across the borough to take up football coaching has scooped a prestigious award.

Police should visit mosques and community centres across the country following threats to Muslims, Ilford North MP Wes Streeting has urged.

Toddlers are being called on once more to team up with Teletubbies in raising funds to support vulnerable children, after helping to raise a national total of more than £260,000 last year.

Letters encouraging people to carry out attacks on Muslims have reportedly been sent to addresses across east London.

Police are appealing for two people from the Ilford area who have gone missing over the weekend.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Tackling burglary remains my top priority. Redbridge Council’s response to public concern has been commendable.

Legions of fans to walk to Wembley for cancer charity and you could be there too

More than 100 women have applied to join London Leopards coaching programme.

An intrepid band of 30 East London Runners took to the streets of London for the inaugural Big Half on Sunday.

From collecting donations to offering work experience, businesses big and small are being called on to help rebuild the lives of rough sleepers in Redbridge.

Artist studios and a purpose-built market in Ilford are a step closer to becoming a reality thanks to £1.8million investment from the Greater London Authority (GLA).

Redbridge Muslim leaders have expressed support for a national initiative to recruit more women into senior positions in mosques in conjunction with International Women’s Day.

A Jewish congregation in Woodford Green donned their finest costumes in celebration of Purim.

All Redbridge Council employees will get more than £19,000 for full-time work.

Do you have what it takes to find lost relics, beat booby traps and test your mental strength?

The 56-year-old Mabbutt revealed his close friendship with the Arsenal great Bob Wilson, who lost his daughter Anna to cancer in 1998


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