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An aspiring model and businesswoman has described how her clothes burnt away from her after she was attacked with acid in Beckton.

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The Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick urged moped and scooter riders to double lock them to help keep them safe on Friday.

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Met Police

A fundraiser has been set up to help the family of a young East Ham father who died after he was detained by police in Beckton.

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Barts Health NHS Trust has been praised for its efforts to recruit more people from working-class backgrounds.

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Newham University Hospital

Beloved of Kim Kardashian, a hot craze on Instagram, now mermaid toast is coming to East Village – and you can get some for free.

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A teacher and a school governor have had their commitment to education recognised with honours from the Queen.

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Brampton Manor Academy

Sir Robin Wales, Mayor of Newham, has vowed “we will not be terrorised” in response to the terror attack that saw a man killed and several injured in Finsbury Park.

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Robin

A Stratford-based housing association has transformed an unused space in Ilford into a welcoming lounge for job-seeking parents.

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Celebrity ballet dancer Wayne Sleep is leading a march in the Olympic Park to help beat prostate cancer.

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Firefighters have warned of the dangers of flammable skin creams after 15 people wearing them have died in fires in London in the last three years - including a victim in Newham.

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NHS

Are you missing a snake? This slithery fellow was found in Plaistow this morning, and the police are keeping him safe and sound in what appears to be a sandwich bag until his owner can be found.

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You can beat the heat today by grabbing a free cone of delicious beer-flavoured sorbet at La Gelatiera in East Village.

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A man from east London was arrested on suspicion of terror offences in a dawn raid this morning.

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Scotland Yard

Pensioner Samuel Cooper was enjoying a walk with his dog in the Greenway at midday last Thursday when he was approached by a stranger.

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After six weeks of campaigning, election day is finally here and you have your chance to cast your vote for your local MP.

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We’ve got an interactive map of all the polling stations in Newham to help you vote in the general election.

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A couple had to flee their beds in the middle of the night when their house caught fire.

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London Ambulance Service

After the revelation that two of the London Bridge terror attackers came from Barking, the Met have revealed that the third man shot dead by police was also from east London.

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Borough

A girl from Dagenham who has been missing for over a week could be in Newham, police believe.

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Stratford Centre

International media gathered round an unassuming green door on Barking Road this morning - the site of police raids connected to the London Bridge terror attack.

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Newham College

Seven would-be MPs are running for the East Ham constituency, and we quizzed them on who they are, the biggest issues in the area, and why people should vote for them.

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Stephen Timms

A street cleaner has been sacked from a council contract after calling homeless people in the Stratford Centre “a disgrace and the lowest of the low”.

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Newham Council

Youngsters have beem jumping into the waters of the Royal Docks to cool off in the hot weather - and police have had to get involved.

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Newham Council

A vigil for the victims of the Manchester bombing is being held tonight outside East Ham town hall.

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Manchester

Steve, the homeless man who rushed to help the victims of the Manchester Arena terrorist attack, now has somewhere to live thanks to West Ham United joint-chairman David Sullivan and son Dave.

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United Kingdom

A junior school in Forest Gate has been graced with a visit by a bishop.

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Forest Gate

Twenty firefighters tackled a blaze in Stratford’s Warton Road this afternoon.

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London Fire Brigade

440 children have an unexpected day off today after a primary school in Plaistow was closed due to a bad smell.

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An anonymous vigilante has been doing graffiti - for a good cause.

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NHS

A doctors’ surgery in Forest Gate has been placed in special measures.

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Care Quality Commission

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