Detectives investigating a firearms discharge outside a mosque in Seven Kings have charged a man.

Concerns have been raised about the standards of staff training and medical education at Queen's Hospital in Romford and King George Hospital in Goodmayes.

London's walking and cycling commissioner Will Norman joined pupils in Redbridge to celebrate the strides they've made to get healthier by walking to school.

Elderly residents living in a block of flats in Woodford Green were left without hot water for five days.

Community leaders, experts and the police gathered together in Ilford last week for a major summit on how to tackle youth violence in east London.

The outgoing Mayor of Redbridge has raised more than £90,000 for a charity which provides adventure play opportunities for disabled and disadvantaged children, young people and adults.

A church in Newbury Park has raised £500 for a community project in Ilford which provides Sunday lunch for the homeless.

Campaigners fighting to stop houses from being built on a well-loved Hainault park have received hundreds of donations to help pay for their legal fees.

The new mayor of Redbridge for 2019-2020 has been elected.

An Ilford woman who suffers from the skin condition vitiligo has taken part in an 'empowering' photoshoot to mark Mental Health Awareness Week.

An Ilford school has defended itself and revealed it will be opening a contemplation room later this month after a photo emerged on social media of students praying in a car park.

Police have issued CCTV footage of the last known sighting of a Newham man who has been missing for a month after being pushed into a car in Ilford.

Manford Primary School in Hainault is marking its 70th anniversary by inviting its first cohorts of pupils back to the school for a celebratory lunch.

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to a fire at a house in Ilford on Sunday (May 19).

Solar panels would be installed on around 1,900 homes in Redbridge under new plans announced by the Labour Party.

Essex Freemasons have joined with charity Lifelites for a 3,000 mile journey across Britain - part of a nationwide fundraising challenge to ensure that 700 terminally ill and disabled children receive the specialist care they need.

People are going to hospital with obesity-related conditions at record rates in Redbridge, figures show.

The inquests into the deaths of two women found in a freezer in Custom House, one of whom slept rough in Ilford, have been opened.

Twenty care homes in Redbridge were found to be failing to meet fire safety standards during inspections by the London Fire Brigade (LFB) after the Grenfell Tower fire.

IKEA UK and Barnardo's have teamed up to support children and young people in Ilford by hosting wellbeing workshops.

A fundraising appeal has been launched to help aid the recovery of a young mother who was seriously injured in a hit and run in Ilford.

A South Woodford business owner has set up a petition to fight against new parking restrictions at Sainsbury's, which she says will add to the decline of an "already struggling" high street.

A man from Woodford Green who pleaded guilty to five counts of robbery has been handed a community order.

Police are appealing for information and witnesses following a stabbing in Ilford.

Redbridge Council has announced plans to build 600 "genuinely affordable" homes for borough residents, making it the largest provider of new social homes in the area.

Further searches are underway this week to try and find Joy Morgan, a student who was last seen in Ilford last year.

More than 500 people attended a fundraising day at Aldersbrook Riding School on May 6 to help raise funds to build new stables.

A Goodmayes dessert parlour's application for an alcohol licence has been refused due to concerns about public safety and prevention of crime and disorder.

Police are objecting to a Goodmayes dessert parlour's application for an alcohol licence as it has received 15 noise complaints in the last two years and is currently under investigation.

A Hainault woman who dumped a bed base at a car park has been ordered to pay £1,226 by the courts.


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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