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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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West Ham players  warmed up wearing Richard House t-shirts while the match-day programme included a special mention of the Beckton hospice.

West Ham show their support for children’s hospice

The Hammers highlighted their support for children’s hospice Richard House as they took on Premier League champions Manchester United at the weekend.

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Sir Trevor Brooking spoke about his bond with Richard House hospice

West Ham legend Sir Trevor Brooking talks about hospice bond

Football icon Sir Trevor Brooking CBE has been talking about his bond with a children’s hospice.

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Peter Ellis from Richard House Children's Hospice pictured in Kerala with Richard Carling from Together for Short Lives, an umbrella organisation for hospices in the UK.

Beckton hospice boss attends first global conference on palliative care

The chief executive from a children’s hospice joined 250 experts from 32 countries for the first ever global conference on children’s palliative care.

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In the run up to Valentine's Day Richard House launched a competition to find a name for this cuddly bear

‘Show a Little Love’ at Valentine’s says Beckton children’s hospice

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner a children’s hospice wants everyone to Show a Little Love, and help it raise vital funds.

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Richard House Children's Hospice needs your help in finding a new name for their bear

Help Beckton hospice find new name for mascot

What is is soft, cute and cuddly? The new mascot at a children’s hospice of course!

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Councillor Clive Furness with Viv Talbot, both in the bck row, with some of the Newham Council staff who took part in the charity football match

Staff at Newham Council raise £500 for children’s hospice

Staff in Newham Council’s adult social care team have raised £500 for a children’s hospice by taking part in a charity football match.

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Student Aiga Lorence (left) donates funds to Richard House’s Viv Talbot in front of a life-size image of business icon Peter Jones

Students use business ideas to raise cash for Beckton hospice

A group of business students helped colleagues from different courses use business ideas to raise money for a children’c hospice.

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If you are still struggling to find a gift, you could consider supporting Richard House children's hospice by turning a donation into a lasting gift that will make a difference.

Beckton hospice says make a donation for a gift that lasts

If you are still looking for last minute Christmas presents, you could consider supporting a local charity by turning a donation into a lasting gift that will make a difference.

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Police officers raised over £250

Police cakes prove popular with Newham customers

Officers at Newham Police have helped raise £275 through a charity cake sale.

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Spring has sprung and the countdown to the summer holidays is on, so Villa Plus is helping with the preparations by offering one lucky winner the chance to get their hands on an all-new Kindle Paperwhite.

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Young Adults Group go assisted scuba diving in Tower Hamlets


First dancing practice for competitors doing our Strictly Come Dancing event:


Appeal for nurses to join Richard House


Review of our Jailbreak event from August Bank Holiday


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The pop-up will mark Record Store Day, which is on Saturday (Picture: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

World’s smallest disco to open in Stoke Newington

Two musicians behind the ‘90s hit Brimful of Asha are launching the world’s smallest disco in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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