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Four Newham men have now been charged with the murder

Stratford man charged with Hendon murder

A fourth Newham man has been charged with murdering a man in Hendon, north London.

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Outside the Copper Box Arena. Picture by David Poultney for the LLDC.

Copper Box Arena celebrates one year open to public with free activities this weekend

The Copper Box Arena will mark a year since it first opened to the public by offering free skills sessions this weekend.

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The ArcelorMittal Orbit

Olympic Park’s ArcelorMittal Orbit to open late for three nights this summer

London’s spectacular nighttime skyline will be visible for the first time from the ArcelorMittal Orbit.

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The trial took place at the Old Bailey

Teenager found guilty of murdering market trader Rashid Naeem

A 15-year-old boy has been found guilty of the murder of market trader Rashid Naeem.

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Sadia Nakimera says she fears for the health of her sons Jayden (right) and Julian

Mum fears mould putting children’s lives at risk in Custom House

A mum-of-two fears a serious mould problem could threaten her children’s lives.

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Saturday night at Lovebox in Victoria Park, during MIA's set

Lovebox festival review

When the first day of a festival is also the hottest day of the year, spirits are going to be high.

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South African High Commission volunteers

Beckton’s childrens hospice welcomes volunteers

A children’s hospice welcomed volunteers for the fourth consecutive year on Mandela day in Beckton.

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Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade. Pic: Clive Gee/ EMPICS Sport

Stalemate for O’s at Gateshead

Pre-season friendly: Gateshead 0 Leyton Orient 0

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The Mayor of London Boris Johnson put his fists up against Sir Robin Wales in Stratford Park.

Video: Boris Johnson launches ParkLives programme in Newham

The mayors of London and Newham joined together today to launch a programme of free summer activities.

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Opinion See all

Newham Mayor Sir Robin Wales is leading the way for affordable and ethical credit

When I walk down East Ham or Stratford high streets and see more and more money lenders, pawn brokers and hire purchase stores, it makes me furious. These shops are charging almost laughable rates of interest, except there is nothing funny about the impact they have.

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Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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