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The efforts of both staff and shoppers at Sainsbury in East Ham culminated with a cheque presentation to the charity

East Ham supermarket raises more than £3,000 to help children

Staff and shoppers at a supermarket worked together to raise more than £3,000 for a charity that helps children across the borough enjoy a week of fun activities.

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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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Staff from London City Airport and CityJet set off on their bike ride from Richard House Children's Hospice in Beckton

Airport staff get on their bikes for Beckton children’s hospice

Staff from London City Airport and CityJet got on their bikes to ride from London to Rotterdam to support a children’s hospice.

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Players from the East London Rugby Club helped raise vital funds for the children's hospice in Beckton

East London rugby players raise funds for Beckton children’s hospice

Players from East London Rugby Club showed their caring side when they handed over £450 to a children’s hospice.

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Families from Richard House enjoy a day at Twickenham

Wembley and Twickenham trips for Richard House families

Youngsters at Richard House Children’s Hospice have been able to see their favourite sports stars and singers in action with two special trips.

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Volunteers enjoy cream teas as Beckton hospice says ‘thanks’

Volunteers who give up their time at a children’s hospice were treated to cream teas today as a way of saying thanks.

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Trisha swapped the reception at Richard House Children's Hospice for muddy roads to raise funds for the charity

Volunteer’s 22-hour muddy challenge for Beckton hospice

A volunteer at a children’s hospice swapped her seat in reception for walking boots as she spent 22 muddy hours during the London2Brighton Challenge at the weekend.

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Staff from Tate & Lyle Sugars helped raise vital funds for the hospice

Beckton hospice and Silvertown’s Tate & Lyle Sugars recognised for fundraising efforts

A children’s hospice has been recognised for its innovative fundraising event in collaboration with sugar manufacturers Tate & Lyle Sugars.

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Saam and Abdurrahman Amerat create music

Musical fun for children at Richard House hospice

Children at a Beckton hospice helped to record a song about their experiences.

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Murad Shaikh was among the youngsters who enjoyed the varied activities at the hospice

Children and families enjoy Easter fun at Beckton hospice

Eighteen families came together to enjoy the Easter sunshine at a children’s hospice yesterday for a special springtime fun day.

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Derek James completed the marathon in 4 hours 3 minutes

Silvertown man, 70, runs London Marathon for Beckton hospice

With his 71st birthday just three days after the London Marathon, you’d forgive Derek James for wanting a relaxing weekend to celebrate.

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You could be sipping on cider at Rekorderlig's #SpiritofSummer evening.

Win 4 tickets to the Rekorderlig Cider Spirit of Summer evening

Grand Union Brixton have teamed up with Rekorderlig to host the #SpiritofSummer between Thursday 7th and Sunday 10th August.

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Young Adults Group go assisted scuba diving in Tower Hamlets


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Appeal for nurses to join Richard House


Review of our Jailbreak event from August Bank Holiday


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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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