Five youth projects in Newham have been given a cash boost today from the London Mayor.
A missing schoolgirl from Brentwood who has links to Stratford has been found.
A police investigation has been launched after a teenager was raped in West Ham Park yesterday afternoon.
Mystery surrounds why West Ham Park has been closed to the public.
A convicted illegal gun dealer who continued to supply weapons after being released from prison on licence has been jailed again.
A paedophile who groomed and carried out sex attacks on four young girls in Newham has been jailed after his victims came forward 40 years later.
A Portuguese student who could barely speak English two years ago has achieved top GCSEs grades thanks to Netflix for her success.
A student who persuaded her headteacher to lock away her phone for a month so she could concentrate on revising for her GCSEs has achieved an improvement on her predicted grades.
Last year’s best GCSE performing school in the borough, and the sixth best in the country, have posted outstanding results again.
An orphan from Forest Gate who lost both his parents before he was seven overcame the death of his inspirational grandmother to scored top marks in his GCSEs.
A shopkeeper from East Ham has become the first trader to be jailed for selling illegal and toxic skin lightening products.
Police would like to speak to this man after a shopper suffered a broken wrist and a fractured elbow in an unprovoked attack in East Ham.
C2c trains between Barking and Upminster were temporarily suspended this morning after a man was found on the line in East Ham.
Two men from East Ham are to be sentenced today over the sale of illegal skin-whitening products.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with stabbing a man in his 20s in Upton Park.
A Barking student who is the son of Kosovan refugees says he left his family in tears after winning a place at Oxford University.
A sixth form in Newham are expected to score better A-level results than some of the country’s independent schools.
The son of Kosovan refugees whose family fled the Balkan battlefields will find out on tomorrow if he has got the A-Level results to get into the country’s best university
A man with links to Barking, East Ham and Ilford who was wanted in connection with an assault in Harpenden is no longer being sought by police.
Detectives are warning motorists to be vigilant following seven knifepoint robberies against women across the borough.
Four men are due in court today charged with three attempted murders and weapons offences after police were involved in a gun battle in Forest Gate.
Four men have been charged with three attempted murders and weapons offences after police were involved in a gun battle in Forest Gate.
A man from Plaistow has been charged following several incidents in Loughton today.
Police will roll out facial recognition technology for a second time in Stratford in a bid to find known criminals.
A successful programme run by a secondary school in Forest Gate has resulted in another two more pupils winning scholarships at prestigious colleges.
Detectives are appealing for information after a man travelling in a car pointed a gun at a group of males in Forest Gate,
A missing woman with links to Stratford or Victoria Park has been found.
A chicken shop in Forest Gate faces losing its licence following claims it employed workers who were illegally in the country.
Today is the 70th birthday of the NHS and a health trust is asking you to nominate dedicated hospital workers who you think deserve an award.
Stratford rapper J Hus will not be performing at the Wireless Festival this Saturday, it has been announced.
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