Staff in the Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust (BHRUT) bereavement team have helped make sure families who lost loved ones in hospital during the pandemic were given the advice and help they needed.

Getting your GCSE results is an exciting time. There are plans to be made about the future and what to do next. This year has been especially challenging for students and we know many are anxious about receiving their results.

While many pupils will be celebrating, others will be worrying about what to do next - and the University of East London’s head of outreach and access Yvonne Bentley has advice for those concerned about their future.

A man has appeared in court in connection with a suspected terror plot.

A new law to tackle terrorist propaganda could be introduced in the wake of the 2017 London Bridge terror attack.

A convicted terrorist from Chadwell Heath who took a selfie on a secret phone has been sent back to jail.

Armed officers who shot the London Bridge terrorists believed explosives were about to be detonated and lives were at risk, an inquest heard.

Jurors have examined the spot where the three London Bridge terrorists were shot dead by police two years ago.

Jurors have been shown graphic images of the moment the three London Bridge terrorists were shot dead by armed police officers.

A woman dubbed the Angel of London Bridge was killed after rushing in to help a victim of the terror attack, saying: “I’m a nurse. I have to go and help”.

The youngest victim of the London Bridge terror attack fell over in her high heels and was being helped up by a Good Samaritan when they were both fatally stabbed, an inquest heard.

An inquest into the deaths of eight people killed in the London Bridge terror attack is due to begin at the Old Bailey today (Tuesday).

Three members of the same family could be jailed today for having Islamic State (IS) propaganda.

Three terrorists who killed eight people in the London Bridge and Borough Market attack were pumped up on steroids, a pre-inquest hearing was told.

Police need help to find a “very vulnerable” missing woman

The mum accused of killing her daughter and her lover were “not mad” when they abused and tortured the girl while wrapped up in their Facebook fantasy world, jurors have been told.

A jury was asked to think that truth may be “stranger than fiction” when considering how far a mother and her lover may have been involved in the death of her eight-year-old daughter.

A mum accused of murdering her daughter wept in court as she described the final hours of her child’s life.

A mum accused of murdering her daughter has told jurors that her neighbour took advantage of her belief in evil spirits to “engineer” their relationship through made-up characters on Facebook.

The woman accused of killing her girlfriend’s young daughter has a “personality disorder” and will not be giving evidence in her own murder trial, a court has heard.

A mum accused of murdering her eight-year-old daughter told a prison officer she believed her lover had hit the girl on the head, a court heard today.

A home-made car alarm caused concern when fire crews thought it could be a bomb.


With winter fast approaching, it is now more important than ever for us all to carry on following COVID-19 precautions to help stop the spread of the virus by always observing the three-tier local restrictions and remembering three key words – Hands, Face, Space.

The NHS COVID-19 app can make a real difference to how we all tackle the pandemic, protecting our loved ones and those most at risk from coronavirus. Everyone aged 16 and over across England and Wales can download the app for free and play their part in combating the pandemic.

When the pandemic hit, Angel Supermarket in Ilford decided to support the local community by launching an online supermarket - an initiative of Angel Supermarket.

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