33 minutes ago

Gangs in Redbridge are moving away from postcode rivalries and working together for business reasons.

35 minutes ago

A police officer who raped a teenage girl twice when he took out on a date in Harold Hill has been sacked.

Redbridge Council has withdrawn one of two planning applications to house the homeless in Hainault parks amid protests from community members and politicians.

Police are searching for a man who asked a 15-year-old girl to get in his car multiple times as she walked to school in South Woodford.


Concerned by the number of knife crimes as well as cuts to youth services, a teenager is raising money to open a mocktail bar to give young people a place to hang out in Ilford.

Seven teens have been arrested in connection with a suspected robbery near South Woodford Tube station in which a police officer was injured.


Plans to install knife arches and detecting wands at every secondary school in the borough have been slammed by a Redbridge National Union of Teachers representative.

Yesterday, 18:00

Hundreds of Redbridge’s Hindus are gearing up to throw coloured powder at each other in celebration of Holi - the start of the New Year - this weekend.

Yesterday, 17:54

Police admitted they need to think more creatively to solve the drug dealing problem at Ilford Station.


33 minutes ago

Dee Safer’s men will play Hullbridge Sports, Clapton and Sawbridgeworth Town over the next week


East One South: Old Loughtonians 3 Tunbridge Wells 1

The club’s record attendance at New Bucks Head is 5,710, but this may be beaten for the visit of Leyton Orient


The latest news from the Heart of Oak club

Yesterday, 18:00

Barclays will become title sponsors of the FA Women’s Super League from next season

Yesterday, 17:00

The world’s most prestigious skateboarding competition will return to London this May as the countdown to the sports’ historic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics continues.

Hammers midfielder full of praise as Rice looks for first England cap

Yesterday, 16:00

Daggers boss happy to have dilemmas with almost a full squad of players to choose from

Yesterday, 14:30

Boss Justin Edinburgh discussed his recent switch to a 3-4-1-2 formation which has resulted in six consecutive wins


Yesterday, 13:00

Redbridge Council said it will bring forward leisure and cultural plans for the Kenneth More Theatre (KMT) site after the current managers found it difficult to run it as a “viable business”.

Tue, 14:00

Residents and groups have reacted with outrage following the news that the Kenneth More Theatre (KMT) Company will not schedule any more performances at the beloved community venue after July.

Tue, 11:27

In a “major blow” for the community, performances at the Kenneth More Theatre will cease and no more events will be programmed at the venue after July this year.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

The Feel Good Show, a fabulous concert starring ITV Superstar finalist Roger Wright, is returning to the Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford on Friday, March 8.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

A one-off show showcasing African and western musicians will be coming to Wanstead Flats next month.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The story of a woman’s incredible journey transitioning from a man to a woman in the 80s is the focus of a heartwarming play written by two sisters from east London, this LGBT History Month.

Friday, January 18, 2019

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

Monday, January 14, 2019

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.

Ilford Pictures


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

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.

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