A new art venue is opening in Ilford as part of the town centre's regeneration plans.

Sikhs in Redbridge joined together at Atam Academy for the 550th anniversary of the birth of Guru Nanak - the founder of Sikhism.

Police closed Ilford Station this morning due to a security alert.

Plans to build more than 1,200 homes, a new school and a village hall on the site of Tesco in Goodmayes have been unveiled.

A decision on whether to grant planning permission for an 18-storey and 10-storey block of flats in the centre of Ilford is due to be made this week.

A man who shot and killed his heavily pregnant ex-wife in her Newbury Park home with a crossbow has claimed he only intended to get her attention when he fired the fatal bolt.

Eighty-five shoeboxes, covered in Christmas wrapping paper, are on their way from St Peter's Church in Aldborough Hatch to vulnerable children and families in eastern Europe who will have no other presents this festive season.

Redbridge Council is proposing to build new special needs units for children at three mainstream schools in the borough.

Redbridge Council faces a £59.3million budget gap over the next five years amid "ongoing central government cuts", and it wants to hear from residents about where it should focus its spending and saving.

A project which helped hundreds of older Redbridge residents stay active has won a national award.

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage vowed to take on every Labour and Remain-backing MP in the country during a rally at a boxing club in Hainault today.

A Seven Kings apprentice who was one of six young people selected from across the country for the engineering programme is this week's Recorder/Rotary Young Citizen nominee.

One of the most ambitious visual portraits of citizenship ever undertaken in one of the world's largest cities has been launched today, November 4, on more than 600 billboards across all of London's 33 boroughs.

A Goodmayes teenager who gave a passionate speech about the importance of equality at a Black History Month event for children's charity Barnardo's is this week's Recorder/Rotary Young Citizen nominee.

Residents and landlords say nothing has been done about "rats the size of cats", dumped furniture and drug paraphernalia piling up behind a council-owned hotel in Gants Hill.

The mayor of Redbridge said he was "honoured" to spend time with a group of volunteers who serve meals and provide clothing to the homeless community in Ilford.

With its rich history, Valentines Mansion is the perfect venue for a horror-inspired game.

Plans to build 94 homes across two high-rise buildings in Ilford have been submitted by Redbridge Council's development company.

Developers have submitted a fresh planning application to demolish a former GP surgery in Woodford Green and replace it with nine flats.

Redbridge Council wants to hear your views about the future Aldersbrook Conservation Area.

An "always cheerful" former apprentice who has been named as a finalist in the Asian Apprenticeship Awards 2019 is this week's Recorder/Rotary Young Citizen nominee.

A charity is appealing for information after its month-old mobile library for homeless communities was stolen from outside Wanstead Quaker Meeting House.

Residents are invited to a public meeting to discuss anti-social behaviour and drug-related crime in South Woodford.

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a fire in Ilford yesterday (Wednesday, October 23).

Redbridge Council plans to boost its affordable housing stock by spending £45million on 150 family homes.

Up to 300 new homes could be built in Seven Kings as part of the council's plans for a community hub and new GP surgery.

Parcel postboxes have been unveiled in locations across east London, including Ilford and Woodford Green.

Trade unionist Sam Tarry says he is "honoured" to be have selected as Labour's Ilford South parliamentary candidate.

Redbridge Council is proposing to launch a new commission to understand "what people really want" from development and regeneration in the borough.

People living in Barking, Havering and Redbridge will now be able to receive NHS-funded IVF treatment from a hospital trust closer to home.


The weekday routine of most working parents needs to run like clockwork but often resembles a circus. If that routine involves any under 5s, you may need all the help you can get.

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

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