Easter Sunday is the most important day in the Christian calendar when parishioners celebrate the resurrection of Jesus when he rose from the dead after being crucified to death.

Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death.

The term Maundy Thursday is used often enough but what is it and what does it involve?

Hundreds of super-size babies were born in Redbridge, Havering and Barking and Dagenham hospitals last year.

Children in care are five times more likely to be excluded from the borough’s schools, new figures reveal.

More than 500 motorists have been fined for speeding on the A12 in the last 10 weeks as part of police operation to tackle dangerous driving.

A watchdog has raised concerns about chemotherapy services at Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge University Trust (BHRUT).

Redbridge residents with visual impairments will have more access to talking books thanks to an £82,000 cash injection.

A person has been taken to hospital after a car crashed into a shop front in Woodford Green today.

Matalan Romford has launched its own makeup range.

A woman had to be cut out of a car and a man was injured after a two-vehicle crash in Gants Hill this morning.

There were almost four stalking and harassment cases reported every day in Redbridge last year, figures reveal.

The main children’s centres in the borough will stay open Redbridge Council has announced.

An Ilford shisha cafe owner has been made to pay more than £2,000 for operating illegally

Many things have been found in the back of residents’ wardrobes over the years but most of the items probably wouldn’t reach a six-figure sum on the open market.

Police dispersed a large group of teenagers preparing to fight each other in Ilford this lunchtime.

More than three quarters of Recorder readers are against Redbridge motorists being fined for driving past a school during collection and drop off times.

Is it good immunity or great hygiene? Whatever the ‘secret’, Redbridge has almost 40per cent lower reports of diarrhoea than the national average.

Valentines Mansion is hosting an exciting programme of events during the Easter school holidays.

GPs are reminding people in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge they can book appointments over the whole Easter holiday period.

A community group is asking the police and Redbridge Council to launch a name and shame campaign targeting people who use sex workers.

A man in his 20s has been knifed outside Ilford Station.

From spring 2020 all residents will be considered organ donors unless they opt out.

To mark the end of Women’s History Month a charity held a day of activities followed by an “Inspirational Women Symposium” in Ilford.

A much-loved bagel shop lives to fight another day after a planning inspector refused an application to turn the premises into a private medical clinic.

Car users will be fined if they drive past schools during drop off and collections in Ilford.

A man from Hainault was one of 22 people sentenced for drug offences following a series of dawn raids across east London last year.

Prospective buyers in Redbridge have to pay 13 times their annual salary on average to buy a home, new figures show.


Defence classes for children such as Krav Maga are fun, healthy activities that can reduce the risk of bullying, build self-confidence and teach discipline

It’s the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald’s restaurant?

The Exchange in Ilford has added a state-of-the-art, Savannah-themed play area, with hand painted animal sculptures, to its brand new family zone, designed by American creative agency Playtime


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