Wes Streeting

Ilford North MP Wes Streeting is urging the Labour Party to adopt an internationally recognised definition of antisemitism.

An Ilford MP has slammed a Tory politician for tweeting a ‘racist’ image depicting the Mayor of London engaging in sexual intercourse with a pig in response to protests against US President Donald Trump’s visit to the UK.

Hundreds came together to celebrate the life of an eight-year-old Woodford Green girl who passed away after a two year battle with a rare brain tumour.

Green-fingered residents used their flower arranging prowess to represent the City of London’s numerous trades at a church festival in Aldborough.

Residents can continue using Uber to travel after a court decided the firm should be awarded a new 15-month probationary license across the capital.

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An Ilford MP met with the President of France in a bid to strenghten Franco-British ties amid looming Brexit uncertainty.

Across the globe, tributes are being paid to an eight-year-old Woodford Green girl who has sadly passed away after battling an incurable brain tumour for more than two years.

There is no obstacle too great for pupils at a Barkingside primary school who have jumped, boxed and vaulted their way to raising more than £4,500 for new sports equipment.

An adventure playground in Woodford Green that is specially built for children and young people with disabilities has been chosen as the new Mayor of Redbridge’s nominated charity of the year.

Tributes have poured in for ex-Labour cabinet minister Dame Tessa Jowell, who has died aged 70 following a year-long battle with brain cancer.

A Woodford Green mum and dad are urging the community to take on the #LemonFaceChallenge to raise awareness of an incurable brain tumour that has affected their daughter.

Politicians and faith leaders are rallying together in support of a vital Woodford Green disabilities charity struggling to fund its services.

Labour MPs Wes Streeting and Mike Gapes are urging leader Jeremy Corbyn to use actions, rather than words, to address anti-Semitism within the party’s ranks.

Bottles, beer cans, fast food wrappers, plastic bags, nappies and tins were just a few of the items of litter found by some 30 volunteers who took part in the Great British Spring Clean of Aldborough Hatch on Saturday.

Patrol groups and the police’s Operation Mexico were praised for the reduction of burglaries at a crime meeting organised by Ilford North MP Wes Streeting.

A minimum of 17,250 new homes are set to be built in Redbridge by 2030, it has been revealed.

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

Black cab drivers who purchase new, electric taxis after April will save £1,550.

A Clayhall resident has co-founded a new charity aiming to increase the representation of working class voices in organisations across the country - starting with a launch event in Parliament.

Redbridge will receive around 30 more police officers to help tackle crime after the Mayor of London spoke with Clayhall residents.

Inspired by recent calls for a Sikh War Memorial in central London, an Ilford Muslim centre is asking for a multi-faith war memorial to be erected in Redbridge.

Letters sent in from Recorder readers this week

A Gants Hill mosque joined more than 200 others in opening its doors to the non-Muslim community yesterday (Sunday, February 18).

Letters sent in from Recorder readers this week.


An Ilford shoe retailer and podiatry practice is taking the next step with a move to a new shop just a few doors down.

Redbridge estate agents Sandra Davidson answer the common questions homeowners have when it comes to selling their home, and reveals how you can make sure the sale is stress-free

Redbridge Estate agents Sandra Davidson’s hassle-free service guarantees rental income for your property, whether it is occupied or not. Here they share details of the Guaranteed Rent Scheme and how it can help you avoid the regular stresses associated with managing a let.

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