Detectives investigating the death of a homeless man found in a rural lane in Aldborough Hatch have arrested eight people and charged one man.

Hainault honoured the memory this morning, Sunday November 10, of the service men and women who gave their lives for this country.

Volunteers from Redbridge have started gearing up for Mitzvah Day after the charity distributed 500 eco-friendly Mitzvah Day merchandise packs across the UK - including 1,500 T-shirts, 4,000 metres of bunting, 5,000 balloons, 500 hats and 30,000 stickers.

A South Woodford asylum seeker centre has been praised by Lord Levy, the recently retired President of Volunteering Matters.

A murder investigation has been launched following the discovery of a man's body at the side of a lane in Aldborough Hatch.

Redbridge Sports and Leisure has unveiled eight newly refurbished, international standard indoor tennis courts, open to players from beginners to professional standards

Police are appealing for help to trace a teenager who is unlawfully at large.

A man has been extradited from India and charged with the murder of a Hainault woman 10 years ago.

Two men are fighting for their lives after being stabbed in Ilford last night.

The police stand-off in Ilford Lane in which a man was on the roof of a property for 18 hours has ended with the man brought safely down.

Ilford Lane is closed as police enter their 17th hour trying to persuade a man to come down from a roof.

Students at West Hatch High School, Chigwell, have achieved excellent A-level results once again this year following a long tradition for the school's sixth form.

Murder detectives investigating the death of a homeless man who was living by the A406 in Ilford and who died of 100per cent burns have named the victim.

Detectives investigating the shooting of a man at a house in Woodford Green on Thursday night have made a second arrest.

A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting in Woodford Green.

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Children are showcasing their creative talents in a series of radio adverts for Barnardo's.

Three brothers from a Romanian organised crime group have been jailed for modern slavery and Proceeds of Crime Act offences.

A parcel of land behind homes in Woodford Green is coming up for auction next month.

A choir is proudly welcoming American soprano Kate Fruchterman to perform at its concert in memory of founder and conductor Peter Macdonald.

A new toy shop opened in The Exchange, Ilford, at the weekend and among the visitors were Lego Batman and Robin.

The newly formed Protect Fairlop Plain group had an on-site meeting with Ilford North MP Wes Streeting on Friday, May 17 where he signed a pledge to "defend the Redbridge green belt".

Police are supporting the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) today, May 17 by reminding members of the LGBT+ community to report cases of hate crime so they can be fully investigated.

Rotary's Purple4Polio Ambassador British Paralympic wheelchair racer and polio survivor Anne Wafula Strike MBE will open the first Rotary East London and Essex Disability Games on Sunday, May 19.

Popular toy store The Entertainer is opening in The Exchange, Ilford, on Saturday and Lego's Batman and Robin will be there help to help with the festivities and meet children.

A rogue trader who scammed 11 elderly victims by tricking them into paying for pointless repairs has been jailed.

The discovery of the bodies of two women in a freezer is horrifying - like something out of BBC drama Line of Duty.

Billingsgate, New Spitalfields, and Smithfields will move to a 42-acre site in Barking Reach, it has been revealed today, Thursday, April 25 by City of London Corporation (CLC), which manages the markets.

Chrysanthemums, sunflowers and oak trees have been named as some of the worst plants that trigger hay fever allergies.

What does Easter mean to you? Chocolate eggs, fluffy chicks, daffodils, spring lambs, a long weekend...


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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