A young, talented pianist from Canning Town was one of thousands of men to lose their life in the Battle of the Somme.
It might not have been match day, but football was in the air at the Boleyn Ground at the launch of a new social initiative on Tuesday.
London Aquatics Centre celebrates its first birthday on Sunday – and you’re invited to the party.
Three Newham police officers rescued a four-year-old boy trapped on a three-storey building’s roof.
A man from Stratford and another from Manor Park were part of a gang who stabbed an innocent party-goer to death for no obvious reason with “venomous, hate-fuelled force”, a court heard today.
Reporter Jacob Ranson took to the streets this week to ask the community what they love about Newham. Here’s what they said...
A Manor Park man who stole nearly £2,000 in cash from cash machines has been jailed.
Our Hammers blogger thinks time may be running out for manager Sam Allardyce
League One: Walsall 0 Leyton Orient 2
Glenn Murray struck twice before being sent off to give Palace a derby-day win at West Ham
Hammers manager Sam Allardyce insists his defender is as good as Cahill and Jagielka
The Lee Valley White Water Centre hosts the start of the season for Britain’s canoeists
Hammers midfielder Mark Noble revealed that the lure of the Olympic Stadium played a part in signing a new deal at West Ham
Taekwondo teen targetting more medals
Holby City star Chizzy Akudolu is back once again at Theatre Royal Stratford East on Monday.
A young actress from East Ham will be showing off her stage skills in an upcoming show in Stratford.
A popular early years play is coming to Stratford Circus next month.
An acclaimed greek classic will be given an urban makeover when it heads down to Stratford this month.
Summer is only just around the corner, which means the festival season isn’t far away now with most tickets starting to come out on sale.
“War games” returned to Stratford this week for a second run of Joan Littlewood’s classic play Oh What a Lovely War.
Fans of all musical genres will find something to get excited about as London Remixed Festival returns on Friday.
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And while we’re at it, why don’t we sell all the Queen’s homes and move her and Phil into a two-bed in Grimsby?
Technology experts have been giving their verdict on the first big smartphone offerings of 2015.
The Korean smartphone giants made the announcement at their Unpacked event ahead of Mobile World Congress.