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Ilford’s Labour MPs have called for a second referendum to be held on Brexit after prime minister Theresa May called off a Parliamentary vote on her deal.

Wanstead churchgoers came together to craft hundreds of Christingles to give to senior congregation members on the 50th anniversary of the festival in the UK.

I have never known such uncertainty in politics.

A teenager who threatened to blow up a Barkingside school unless he was paid $5,000 has been jailed.

Redbridge Council has joined with 75 other local authorities to demand an end to cuts from central government.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Eton Manor Honorary Secretary John Roach hailed the kind generosity of Bellway Homes for saving the club a ‘six-figure sum’

Redbridge Council has quietly splashed out £25 million on commercial properties, including the sites of two nightclubs, an investigation has found.

Prolific pickpockets who flew to the UK to targeted elderly and vulnerable victims in Redbridge, Newham and Barking and Dagenham have been jailed.

Inland surfing set for London?

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Surfing could be coming to London, according to plans announced by Lee Valley Regional Park Authority (LVRPA) and inland surfing specialists, The Wave.

A charity fears the latest official rough sleeping statistics – showing a dramatic reduction from 65 to 26 people – does not give a true reflection of the crisis in the borough.

Hockey World Cup: England 2 China 2

Friday, November 30, 2018

A late goal from Du Talake saw England denied a win in their opening game of the 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup in India.

Shoppers at Tesco stores across Redbridge are being invited to put “a little something extra” in their basket to help people who find themselves in need this Christmas.

A charity which sent a married couple to a Redbridge school to show pupils what it is like to live in a “normal” home with two adults who are in a long-term committed relationship is hoping to raise money to vist even more schools in the borough.

Woodford County High School has been named the best secondary state school in London.

Last night I spoke to a gentlemen sat at the bar who said that, when looking for somewhere to go for dinner, nothing is quite like a personal recommendation from a friend or from someone you trust.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

A working definition of Islamophobia has been released by an all-party parliamentary group (APPG) co-chaired by Ilford North MP Wes Streeting.

The borough’s homeless population has grown to more than 7,100 people – an increase of 13.6pc in the last year – according to the latest figures.

Michael Head’s play, based on Clapton Orient’s World War One heroes, finished its run on Sunday, but looks set to return in 2019

Giraffe, lion and meerkat climbing frames are coming to The Exchange Ilford as part of a 1,270 sq ft new leisure activity space for youngsters.

Redbridge Council has received an award for its series of events commemorating the massacre of Bosnian Muslims during the Srebrenica Genocide.

Defroand determined to help hockey grow

Sunday, November 25, 2018

You might forgive Emily Defroand for cursing her timing when she arrived on the British hockey scene just months after Team GB claimed their ground-breaking gold at Rio 2016.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

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