Detectives investigating the murder of an Ilford man in central London on New Year’s Day have released images of two men they are seeking in connection with his death.

Reflecting on Brexit the other day made me realize we are in a unique stage in the history of mankind.

Yesterday, 17:04

A £12.50 charge imposed on drivers of polluting cars passing through parts of the borough will not be challenged by Redbridge Council.

Yesterday, 15:00

An “Inadequate” Newbury Park school has been re-inspected by Ofsted – but campaigners fear its forced academisation will plough ahead despite an expected improved rating.

Yesterday, 13:00

A Redbridge Councillor is running five kilometres every week for a year in a bid to raise money for the borough’s rough sleepers.

Yesterday, 12:30

Beat the January blues by grabbing a giggle or two at a pantomime in Barkingside.

Yesterday, 11:19

If you’ve spotted some snowdrops in Redbridge please send your photos to our reporter at

A hospital trust has been accused of closing a chemotherapy unit too quickly following a staff exodus.

Thu, 17:34

A secret bunker has been discovered in Ilford.


Yesterday, 18:40

It’s true what they say it’s not over until the last whistle, which would be the best way to describe the NBA 2019 London Game.

Yesterday, 17:00

Dagenham & Redbridge will travel away to strugglers Maidstone United in the National League this weekend.

Yesterday, 16:00

Sudbury gave Eton Manor two tough tests during the 2016/17 London One North campaign

Yesterday, 14:00

Redbridge manager Micky Wetherall feels his side are starting to find their groove as they head into a derby clash with Ilford this weekend, writes Jacob Ranson.

Yesterday, 13:00

West Ham United head for Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday, keen to maintain their recent fine form.

Yesterday, 09:00

The O’s haven’t played a National League game without one of Josh Coulson or Marvin Ekpiteta since December 9 2017

Thu, 22:04

A-list celebrities gathered at the O2 tonight for the NBA London Game 2019 presented by Norwegian as Washington Wizards faced the New York Knicks in the ninth annual regular-season fixture to be played in the capital.

Thu, 18:00

Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks says neither side have no home advantage in the NBA London match - despite the New York Knicks having played in London before.

Thu, 16:00

The latest news from the Thomas McCurtains club


Yesterday, 12:30

Beat the January blues by grabbing a giggle or two at a pantomime in Barkingside.

Mon, 15:40

The tale of an orphan and drapers assistant propelled into high society after unexpectedly inheriting a fortune is coming to Ilford.

Friday, January 4, 2019

A comedy tour featuring a diverse group of women is heading to a Hornchurch theatre this January.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

If you don’t believe in ghosts you certainly will after coming to see the show - is the promise of the producer of The Ghost of Chesterton House that is coming to Barkingside at the end of January.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

A video capturing a hail of fireworks careering chaotically across Ilford Lane – as New Year’s revellers run for cover – has gone viral.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Journey to “a whole new world” this Christmas, without leaving the comfort of your theatre chair.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Local paper journalists may not get to review West End musicals or critique Michelin star restaurants – but they do get to enjoy the festive spectacle that is the local pantomime.

Monday, December 3, 2018

When Jack sells his beloved family cow for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure.

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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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