Yesterday, 18:47

Police are appealing for information after a man was found seriously injured in Beckton.

London Ambulance Service
Yesterday, 17:11
Crowds gather to watch the Christmas tree be switched on

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas now that the first festive light switch-on has taken place.

Yesterday, 16:07
The A13 has been partly closed

The A13 in Beckton has now fully reopened following road closures in place throughout the day.

Yesterday, 14:40
There were 30 football-related arrests of West Ham fans last season

Thirty Hammers fans were arrested for football-related reasons last season, new figures released by the Office of National Statistics have revealed.

Yesterday, 14:30
Many cyclists argue their lives are at risk from lorries under current traffic rules                                                          Photo: Tim Ireland/PA

This week’s Big Debate asks if cyclists should be free to run red lights.

Boris Johnson
Yesterday, 12:58
Abdul Shakoor (front, kneeling) helped to create the Newham Stroke Club at the Katherine Road Community Centre

Every year, 110,000 people suffer a stroke – and people of south Asian descent are around twice as likely to be among the victims.

Yesterday, 11:02
Colin Grainger after his sponsored swim

Swimming 50 lengths of a pool is no mean feat.

Toy Appeal 2015
Yesterday, 07:00
Firefighters are called out twice a day to Londoners trapped in the toilet

Going to the toilet is a fairly simple task for most people – that is, until you get locked in.

London Fire Brigade
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Glasshouse Gardens topping out ceremony

A year and a half on from when construction work began, the tallest block in Glasshouse Gardens has reached its peak.

Elizabeth Olympic


Yesterday, 15:00

Queens Park Rangers youngster discusses settling in at Brisbane Road, keeping his place and his footballing heroes

West Ham United's Angelo Ogbonna on the ball against West Bromwich Albion (pic: PA/Steve Paston).

Hammers defender Angelo Ogbonna delighted to be back in the team

Yesterday, 11:00
Leyton Orient head coach Ian Hendon watches on against AFC Wimbledon (pic: Simon O'Connor).

The O’s conceded late on to draw with Dons but weren’t happy with decisions made by man in the middle

Sunday, November 29, 2015
Clapton manager Michael Walther (pic: George Phillipou/TGSPHOTO)

Essex Senior League: Clapton 0 FC Romania 4

Sunday, November 29, 2015
West Ham United's Mauro Zarate scores his sides first goal from a free kick during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

Mauro Zarate’s free kick gave West Ham the lead but a cruel deflected goal cost them the three points

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Leyton Orient head coach Ian Hendon looks on (pic: Richard Sellers/Empics)

Orient boss watched side concede late on to London rivals after John Marquis had earned a red card in the 58th minute at Brisbane Road

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Leyton Orient players celebrate after Jay Simpson scores again (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Sky Bet League Two: Leyton Orient 1 AFC Wimbledon 1

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Leyton Orient forward Jay Simpson celebrates with Ollie Palmer after scoring against Plymouth Argyle (pic: Simon O'Connor).

League Two top goalscorer Jay Simpson a doubt for match at Brisbane Road

Friday, November 27, 2015
Action from the latest indoor cricket league matches at UEL

Latest news from indoor cricket league


Thursday, November 26, 2015

Reportedly the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday will see shoppers stock up on Christmas gifts and electrical goods at a reduced price ahead of the festive season. Here we share the discounts on offer at Great British Life available 27 - 30 November 2015

Thursday, November 26, 2015
Robin Hood

Merry men swap green for monochrome chequered tights in Theatre Royal Stratford East’s Robin Hood, a bold re-telling of the heroic folk outlaw legend.

Kerry Michael
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Kuli-Kala: Revenge of the Samurai runs until November 28 at Stratford Circus

Kuli-Kala: Revenge of the Samurai is by far the campest and most tawdry thing you will see this Christmas, but it still manages to be a genuinely entertaining experience that will have you smiling even when you’re not supposed to be.

Sunday, November 15, 2015
Joseph Adelakun plays Aegeon in The Comedy of Errors. Photograph: Richard Davenport

“Am I in earth, in heaven, or in hell?”

Stratford Circus Arts Centre
Sunday, November 15, 2015
Playing in the streets of East London at last year's event

A celebration of light, community and energy will return to Canning Town next week.

Saturday, November 14, 2015
Kuli Kala: Revenge of the Samurai heads to Stratford Circus

Travel back to a 16th century mythical far eastern Japanese province in an exciting new show.

Stratford Circus Arts Centre
Sunday, November 8, 2015
Nicholas Pearmain with his first book

A time travelling creature has taken over the borough in a new novel written by a local comedian.

Saturday, November 7, 2015
Peter Capaldi will be appearing next weekend (picture: BBC)

Grab your sonic screwdriver and set the Tardis to arrive at the ExCeL next weekend.

Friday, November 6, 2015
Fireworks can be seen from the ArcelorMittal Orbit

Head up the ArcelorMittal Orbit for a stunning view of the fireworks happening across London on bonfire night.

Elizabeth Olympic

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