Children as young as six will be displaying their art at an exhibition inspired by Valentines Mansion and its gardens.

A hip-hop dance theatre company is coming to South Woodford to raise awareness about the “current mental health epidemic in adolescent boys and men”.

Residents who were disappointed that prostitutes were almost eradicated after a police crackdown in Ilford Lane have thrown eggs, hurled abuse and slashed officers’ car tyres in a bid to bring them back.

Redbridge Council is planning to introduce double yellow lines to parts of Ilford because fire engines and other emergency vehicles are being delayed when driving to incidents.

A daredevil teenager who abseiled down one of the capital’s tallest skyscrapers to fundraise and raise awareness for autism is this week’s Recorder/Rotary Young Citizen nominee.

Delays due to leaves on the line could become a distant memory thanks to new leaf blowing technology.

Do you have EU staff working for you? Or perhaps you want to find our about importing and exporting arrangements if Brexit takes place.

A 16-year-old boy has been charged following a stabbing at Woodford Underground Station on the Central line.

A South Woodford man who dumped household appliances and furniture on the borough’s streets has been left £750 out of pocket as Redbridge Council continues to crack down on people who make a mess of the borough.

The 31st of this month is a significant date – and no we are not talking about Brexit.

Police are trialling a fleet of hydrogen-powered vehicles as part of an ambitious programme to achieve zero emissions across their vehicles by 2050.

Groups of two or more people can now be fined if they refuse to leave Woodford Green, Wanstead and South Woodford as part of a drive to tackle anti-social behaviour.

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested following a stabbing at Woodford Underground station.

The government announced today that 555 Thomas Cook stores in the UK will be acquired by Hays Travel - resulting in re-employment opportunities for a significant number of former staff members.

Two creatives from Seven Kings won first place at a national film festival

Police are appealing for information after a teenager was stabbed in the shoulder at Woodford Station last night (Monday, October 7) at 5.30pm.

Redbridge Council is “disappointed” to have missed out on funding and confirmed there is a “very real and urgent need” for more healthcare investment in the borough.

A man has been taken to hospital after getting stabbed in the back at Woodford Station.

Commuters could face delays if they are travelling to parts of Redbridge tonight.

A West Sussex man is the first person to be successfully prosecuted by Redbridge Council for attempting to buy sex from a prostitute breaching the borough’s Public Space Protection Order (PSPO).

Redbridge Council has granted planning permission to turn a disused warehouse in Ilford into a workspace for start-up businesses

The people behind the Romford Retailery are moving to Redbridge.

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital following a crash in Barkingside.

Breaking Kerry Katona acts wicked in Ilford

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

The cast of Kenneth More’s Christmas panto has been revealed – oh yes it has! – and it doesn’t disappoint.

More cars are clamped in Redbridge for not paying vehicle tax than anywhere else in the UK.

Residents shared “major concerns” with the deputy mayor of London about a 42-storey tower being erected in Ilford.

Whether you like to chill in your pyjamas or fit in as many activities as possible - for most residents, Friday is the day you can release the stresses of the working week and say hello to free time.

A neighbour almost collided with a silver car who was speeding away from the scene where two men got shot in Ilford.

You don’t instantly think ‘ooo this is picturesque country life’ when you walk through Redbridge, but just because it isn’t postcard-perfect with thatched cottages, doesn’t mean it is not a village, residents say.

An 18-year-old from Woodford Green has been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply cocaine in Colchester.


With winter fast approaching, it is now more important than ever for us all to carry on following COVID-19 precautions to help stop the spread of the virus by always observing the three-tier local restrictions and remembering three key words – Hands, Face, Space.

The NHS COVID-19 app can make a real difference to how we all tackle the pandemic, protecting our loved ones and those most at risk from coronavirus. Everyone aged 16 and over across England and Wales can download the app for free and play their part in combating the pandemic.

When the pandemic hit, Angel Supermarket in Ilford decided to support the local community by launching an online supermarket - an initiative of Angel Supermarket.

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