Readers will no doubt be aware of Redbridge Council's proposal to knock down the library at Gants Hill and build a new block of flats along with a community hub in its place.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this August bank holiday weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Personally, I don't believe that the 2nd Epistle of Peter was written by the Apostle Peter from the gospels, as it can be quite clearly shown that the second Peter could not have been written before 120AD.

Friday, August 23, 2019

A Woodford Green hospice has suffered a "devastating blow" after thieves stole cash and damaged property at its Romford charity store.

Friday, August 23, 2019

A bank holiday heatwave could see record temperatures replace the wind and rain that has dogged August, the Met Office has said.

Friday, August 23, 2019

A former parliamentary candidate for Labour in Ilford North has announced she will run to be named the party's next candidate in Ilford South.

Friday, August 23, 2019

Staff and pupils at the Ursuline Academy Ilford are celebrating some "outstanding individual performances" in this year's GCSE results.

Friday, August 23, 2019

A blue badge cheat has been disqualified from driving as Redbridge Council continues its crackdown on abuse of the permits.

Friday, August 23, 2019

Pensioners in Barkingside have been left "prisoners" in their own homes for four weeks as they wait for a broken lift to be repaired, including a chemotherapy patient who was forced to "crawl on hands and knees" up the stairs to get to her flat.


Yesterday, 17:44

Hampshire and Essex Eagles tied for a second year in a row as Adam Zampa ran half-century maker Sam Northeast out from the last ball of a thrilling match.

Yesterday, 15:29

England's women were beaten by Spain in a shootout in the bronze medal match at the EuroHockey Championships in Belgium.

Yesterday, 13:00

Dagenham & Redbridge manager Peter Taylor says 1-1 draw with Eastleigh was a fair result after both side's created a number of chances.

Yesterday, 12:00

Ardleigh Green & Havering and Goresbrook both suffered defeats in Shepherd Neame Essex League Division Three on Saturday.

Yesterday, 11:16

Britain's Anthony Yarde produced a brave fight against Sergey Kovalev before being knocked out in the 11th round of their WBO light-heavyweight title fight in Chelyabinsk on Saturday night.

Yesterday, 10:53

Sporting Bengal United got the better of east London rivals Clapton in their Gordon Brasted Memorial Trophy tie on Saturday.

Yesterday, 10:44

Jacob Ranson provides Leyton Orient players ratings after their 3-2 defeat to Crawley Town at Brisbane Road

Yesterday, 10:00

Oakfield Parkonians slipped out of the Shepherd Neame Essex League Division Two promotion places following defeat against Wickford on Saturday.

Yesterday, 08:00

Woodford Wells moved into the Shepherd Neame Essex League Division One promotion places after beating Fives & Heronians in their derby contest.


Tuesday, August 20, 2019

East London residents can get fully immersed in the nationwide Agatha Christie week next month when Wanstead Library is transformed into the scene of a classic murdery mystery.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

The walls in Valentines Mansion will be decked out with art made by some of the most talented creatives in the borough this summer.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Popular Fairlop Fair is back for another year this weekend and will be jam-packed with fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Want to learn how to manage your manager? Or perhaps you need a little help getting that very vocal team member to play ball? Whatever your professional dilemma, a Wanstead based career coach can support you through it.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Two DJs from Wanstead are set to host a house music festival in Chelmsford for 30,000 revellers.

Monday, May 20, 2019

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

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Restoration actresses were often treated no better than performing bears.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

It's the Easter holidays and you've got four days off work. If you don't want to go away, there's plenty of fun things to do on your doorstep.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Redbridge residents with visual impairments will have more access to talking books thanks to an £82,000 cash injection.

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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

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

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