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The collapse of an outsourcing firm – which holds a £35million contract with King George Hospital – last week will have “no immediate impact” on services, Redbridge’s NHS health trust has said.

A Barking woman is furious after being landed with an almost £3,000 bill for care that King George Hospital staff mistakenly told her was free.

Redbridge Council’s Labour leader Jas Athwal is calling for an Ilford South by-election after MP Mike Gapes resigned from the party yesterday.

King George Hospital’s NHS trust celebrated its first group of nursing associates who graduated from a pilot scheme that will see the staff members provide essential hands-on care for patients.

The answer is still – no. But Redbridge’s healthcare bosses are drawing up proposals for how emergency care can continue to be provided at King George Hospital for the next three years at least.

A girl who suffered a brain injury following failings in childbirth at King George Hospital will receive £8.2 million to provide her with the specialist care and therapies she needs for the rest of her life.

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

Colin Runeckles, of Ilford Historical Society, tells the story of a man who embodied the true spirit of Christmas

Firefighters are giving Father Christmas a run for his money this year after delivering £500 worth of toys to children staying at the King George Hospital’s A&E department.

A nurse who has spent almost 30 years caring for the people of Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge was recognised with a special lifetime achievement award last week.

Redbridge has suffered the worst decrease in real wages in the capital since 2008.

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

The mother of a boy awarded almost £13million after a catastrophic brain injury at birth has spoken of her anger at the botched delivery that changed his life.

Charities are concerned that rough sleepers’ bedding was reportedly removed from the car park in which Sodhi Singh stayed days before he died.

NHS staff at hospitals across east London are almost twice as likely to be victims of abuse as the national average, according to the results of an England-wide healthcare survey.

Frank Charles has been handing out breakfast to rough sleepers in the car park of Redbridge Council’s Lynton House building every Friday for more than a year.

Walk-in services will be closed at Loxford Polyclinic – one of the most deprived and ethnically diverse areas in the borough – despite more than 4,000 people signing a petition in opposition.

Sodhi Singh died at the King George Hospital on Saturday, November 3. He is the tenth person known to have died homeless in Redbridge since October last year.

More than one in 10 nurses and health visitors working at King George Hospital’s NHS Trust are EU nationals, figures show.

King George Hospital is closing its cancer unit.

Patients at King George Hospital face some of the longest waiting times for tests for bowel cancer but the hospital trust insists those who are suspected of having cancer are seen to within two weeks.

It most commonly occurs in young children, but everyone is at risk of contracting meningitis and the consequences can be fatal.

Redbridge’s NHS hospital trust has appointed the former chief financial officer of British Airways as its new CFO.

Today – September 17, 2018 – the Recorder celebrates 120 years since the publication of its first edition, and to mark the prestigious occassion, we are thrilled to take a look back at the last 12 decades we have spent serving the different communities of Redbridge.

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