Recycling in Redbridge this Christmas

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

When the needles start dropping like rain it’s probably time to think about saying goodbye to the Christmas tree.

A market trader didn’t torch a £260,000 Ferrari because he had a broken ankle ‘after falling off his van replacing an aerial’, a court has heard.

A Newbury Park man alleged to have torched a £260,000 Ferrari outside a house in Emerson Park was taking revenge for a property deal that went wrong, a court has heard.

Twenty pubs in Redbridge have closed their doors since 2001, figures have revealed.

Redbridge is in the top five of a capital-wide count of parking fine appeals, figures have shown.

An Ilford market trader caught flogging fake designer jewellery in Barking has been fined almost £1,000.

Detectives have appealed for help tracing a man wanted for questioning about a string of burglaries.

When the alarms sounded to let people know the war had ended many thought they were under attack.

On Armistice Day, 1918, men, women and children united to celebrate the war’s end, but the relieved crowds without meaning to helped spread a deadly disease.

Thousands of men and women whose deaths can be linked to the First World War have yet to be commemorated.

It was a summer’s day when the discharged soldier’s body was fished out of the river.

Redbridge is in the top five for the longest response time to 999 calls, figures have revealed.

Last ditch talks between union reps and rail bosses to avert a strike on the Central line tomorrow have broken down.

Neighbours have been left fuming after the council hit them with £20,000 planned repair bills.

Commuters face rail misery following the announcement of Central Line strikes on Friday.

The cockney sparrow could be making a comeback.

There were more than 1,000 people killed or injured on the borough’s roads last year, figures have revealed.

One of the country’s largest discount retailers has been ordered to pay almost £500,000 for repeatedly selling knives to children in Barking, Dagenham and Chadwell Heath.

A total of 703 affordable homes weren’t built when they should have been, a report has shown.

A chambermaid who stole a suitcase from newlyweds containing thousands of pounds worth of valuables has been ordered to pay £5,000 compensation.

Cyclists are being asked to put themselves in the driving seat of a lorry to prevent road accidents.

Pupils at Bancroft’s School have exceeded their GCSE results expectations.

Pupils at Isaac Newton Academy are “overjoyed” after notching up even better GCSE results than last year.

Pupils at West Hatch High School have kept up a tradition of doing “exceptionally well” at GCSE.

Staff and students at Mayfield School have risen to the challenge of the new GCSEs.

The Met has claimed it is one of the first forces in the country to develop its own mobile fingerprint device.

A pensioner told a warden to go back to “lollipop land” before attacking her for refusing to let a group of girls out of a park.

The council broke promises to find support for a child with special needs who went without its help for almost two years, a council watchdog has revealed.

Schools in the borough issued just over 1,500 exclusions last year, government figures reveal.


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

Are you an unpaid carer aged 25 or over? Are you interested in working towards getting into or back into work? Do you need practical help and support to get ready for this big step? If your answer is yes to at least two of these questions read on.

Struggling to find a buyer for your home in a slower market? We speak to Ilford property expert Nina Kaura from Portico about the Crossrail effect and why getting things right first time will get you the best price for your property.

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