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With pupils across the country anxiously waiting on their A-level results, it’s time to put your knowledge to the test.

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A fantasist who tortured a man before suffocating him and setting fire to his home to cover up what happened has been found guilty of murder.

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Italy

How many of your teachers would you remember 60 years on? How many would you still be in touch with?

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Forest Gate

It might be tucked away next to a station, but it’s impossible to miss Pitch.

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BBC

Hundreds of young people are set to benefit from a whole host of summer holiday activities thanks to funding from Newham Giving.

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University of East London

A fantasist caught on camera smothering a computer repairman before attacking two more men while on the run in Italy has been accused of faking amnesia.

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UN Court

As West Ham prepare for their second season at the London Stadium, this single turret is all that remains of the club’s former Upton Park home.

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A man accused of smothering a computer repairman in his own home then setting fire to it has told jurors he had no memory of what happened but felt “very bad that somebody died”.

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United Kingdom

Police patrols are set to be increased in and around Stratford’s stations during the IAAF World Championships.

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He was one of the standout stars of University Challenge - and now Bobby Seagull is set to have his own radio show.

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A teenager has been found guilty of spraying acid in the faces of three people in a revenge attack.

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Forest Gate

People who witness acid attacks can have an “important role” in minimising the harm to the victim, according to doctors.

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NHS

This colourful mural paying tribute to two West Ham legends is being painted near to the club’s former ground.

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A teenage girl who has been missing for two weeks may have travelled from Merseyside to London.

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London

Newham’s borough commander has spoken out following four stabbings and two shootings in just four days.

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Maryland

A man is in a critical condition after being shot in North Woolwich last night.

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A pioneering course designed to fast-track people onto degree courses has launched at the University of East London.

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University of East London

A computer repairman’s final hours before he was killed by a “fantasist” were captured on his hard drive and left undiscovered for almost two years, a court has heard.

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UN Court

An optometrist who failed to spot symptoms of a life-threatening brain condition during an eye test of an eight-year-old boy has won an appeal against her conviction.

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When the DLR launched, it had just 11 single carriage trains serving 15 stations.

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TfL

Children at a summer holiday project have welcomed a very special visitor to their scheme - Prince Harry.

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US Federal Reserve

This colourful 100m long mural is set to brighten things up for visitors to Newham University Hospital.

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Newham Council

Five years ago today, Stratford was the centre of the world’s attention as it played host to the opening ceremony of London 2012.

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Elizabeth Olympic

The ArcelorMittal Orbit will play host to an interesting new type of ice cream this week to riders of The Slide.

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Elizabeth Olympic

The Overground line between Barking and Gospel Oak could be closed over the Christmas period to allow electrification work to be completed.

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Headteachers across Newham have raised concerns about plans to expand two of the borough’s secondary schools.

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Forest Gate Community School

A multi-million pound project to make Newham the first place in the country to set up a partnership to own and build integrated health and care facilities is a step closer to reality.

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Newham Council

The director of an Upton Park travel firm offering pilgrimage trips has been fined and disqualified from holding any directorships for two years.

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Forest Gate

Up to 1,000 new homes are set to be built near the ExCeL as part of a joint venture.

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Prince

More babies were born in Newham last year than in any other London borough, new figures have revealed.

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London

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