A tip-off at Forest Gate police station helped bring down a modern slavery kingpin.

Forest Gate

A Manor Park man who knifed his flatmate 18 times after “appearing jolly” together on social media together minutes before has been found guilty of murder at the Old Bailey.

UN Court

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met Paralympians, Olympians and Commonwealth Games hopefuls during a visit to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Elizabeth Olympic Park

A young man knifed to death at Stratford Centre on Tuesday evening has been named locally as Beniamin Pieknyi.

Stratford Centre

A pitbull attack in Plaistow left a woman’s dog with a missing tooth, head wound and gashes in his mouth and neck.


A street collection for the victims of the Rohingya crisis fleeing Myanmar has raised over £4,000.

United Nations

A schoolboy from Forest Gate has received an award after coming to the aid of his collapsed friend.

Forest Gate

Five West Ham fans who invaded the London Stadium pitch during the match against Burnley have been banned for life.

Mark Noble

Almost a quarter of a million people have ridden the ArcelorMittal Orbit slide since it opened in June 2016.

Boris Johnson



Lakeside Hammers boss Will Pottinger is predicting a close contest for the Lee Richardson Spring Classic at Arena Essex on Friday (8pm).

With tickets only £5 for this weekend’s game, it is worth finding out more about the story of ex-Woking midfielder Damon Lathrope


Clapton boss Jonny Fowell wants his side to show him they are winners as they face Takeley in the Gordon Brasted Memorial Trophy semi-final.


Hammers of the Premier League helped out their neighbours, who are currently struggling financially


Youngbloods under-14 girls were celebrating after they claimed the East Division title with back-to-back wins at the weekend.

The former Colchester United forward has scored once in eight games for the O’s, but shouldn’t be written off just yet!


JD Sports in Oxford Street to host Joshua’s IBO, IBF and WBA belts on March 29

#SavetheDaggers friendly: Dagenham & Redbridge 1 West Ham United 3

Yesterday, 16:00

Wapping’s men bounced back from defeat against Bedford to beat Cambridge University in East Premier A.


Monday, January 1, 2018

If 2018 is going to be anything like 2017, it’s going to be unpredictable.

Sunday, December 31, 2017

How much do you remember about the weird and wacky world of Twitter this year?

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

OK, you’ve probably eaten and drunk too much and you may be suffering for it today.

Monday, December 25, 2017

Fancy yourself as something of an aficionado of Christmas TV?

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

A child refugee who spent time in prison before earning a first-class degree is to have an original opera made of his life.

University of East London
Friday, December 8, 2017

A wheelchair dancer who thought she might never perform again after losing her leg is heading up a charity festive fundraiser.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

If you enjoy aerobatic stunts, see award-winning show Tipping Point when it swings into Stratford Circus on Thursday.

United Kingdom
Saturday, November 11, 2017

Panto season is upon us again. Oh no it isn’t - oh yes it is!

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A gritty coming-of-age tale about iconic rock and roll band Ian Dury and the Blockheads will receive its finale in Stratford.

Newham Pictures

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