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A well-loved paediatrician has retired after 20 years of serving families in Newham.

Ed Miliband kicks off his election campaign in Stratford

Ed Miliband has officially kicked off his election campaign with a visit to Stratford this morning.

Muhon Choudhury was stabbed in his Plaistow shop.

A shop owner who was stabbed as he was opening up at 5am has been walking with a stick since and is terrified to go back to work.

Residents in Newham celebrate Bangladesh Independence Day

Residents across the borough came together yesterday to celebrate Bangladesh Independence Day.

Mohammed Yasser Afzal

The man accused of murdering a minicab controller admitted in a typed letter found in his pocket that he killed him “because of his own crazy feelings”, a court heard today.

London City Airport runway expansion plans canned

London City Airport chiefs are “perplexed” and “disappointed” by the Mayor of London’s decision to refuse plans to expand runways on noise grounds.

Spicerhaart NY Conference 2015 - rasik Bhudia from East Ham recieves award

Team members from top performing estate agents in Newham are celebrating after scooping awards in New York.

In six weeks, the borough will go to the polls Pic: PA

The election campaign officially starts at the end of March – but the battle for hearts, minds and votes started long ago. Political editor Annabelle Dickson sets out her guide

Hundreds of £10 origami ‘dogs have been’ let loose in London, including West Ham, for people to find. Picture: Mikael Buck

Where you one of the lucky few who happened upon a dog-shaped tenner in the street yesterday?

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 18:38

The man accused of murdering a minicab controller admitted in a typed letter found in his pocket that he killed him “because of his own crazy feelings”, a court heard today.

UN Court
Mon, 17:44
Money Shop Pawn Broker in East Ham

A male suspect smashed a window and used a hammer to threaten staff during an armed robbery in East Ham yesterday afternoon.

Mon, 13:45
Police believe these three men have information about the assault

A man suffered serious facial injuries after being attacked on a platform at Stratford station.

British Transport Police

Health

34 minutes ago

A well-loved paediatrician has retired after 20 years of serving families in Newham.

Glasgow
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Horse riding lesson in Beckton

The only time I’d ever been on a horse was during a desert trip in Tunisia and that I did just for fun.

Canning Town
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Dr Ron Singer outside the Vicarage Lane health Centre,

A busy walk-in service that received 25,000 patient visits last year will close this summer, the Recorder has learned.

Ron Singer

Environment

Friday, February 6, 2015

Hundreds of people across the borough have been forced to pay fines for spitting in a public place.

Ian Corbett
A woman struggles to bring a horse under control

Thirty horses, a pig and three dogs were removed in a planned night raid on “squatters” at stables owned by a charity working to provide disabled young people with therapeutic riding sessions.

Newham Council
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Tom Odell sings‘ 'Real Love'’ at the piano [Photos: David Benett/Getty Images]

An array of A-List celebs turned up in London’s East End last night to hear pop idol Tom Odell perform his Christmas TV ad hit at the launch of ‘Manhattan island city’ development on the banks of the River Lea.

United Kingdom

Politics

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Ed Miliband has officially kicked off his election campaign with a visit to Stratford this morning.

Labour Party
Yesterday, 14:28
In six weeks, the borough will go to the polls Pic: PA

The election campaign officially starts at the end of March – but the battle for hearts, minds and votes started long ago. Political editor Annabelle Dickson sets out her guide

Thursday, March 19, 2015
MP Stephen Timms.

East Ham MP Stephen Timms has blasted George Osborne for the r the national budget deficit.

David Cameron

Education

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Running 400 metres as a double-jointed asthma sufferer is no easy feat.

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Chobham Academy
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
An ajudicator from the Guinness World Records, Pravin Patel, hands over a certificate to Victoria Ridley at Altmore and Lathom Schools Federation

The number of nursery rhyme characters gathered together at a Newham school would have had Humpty Dumpty tumbling off his wall.

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Monday, March 16, 2015
Students at New Vic sixth form college will perform at the National Theatre's Connections festival

First and second year drama students at a Newham college are preparing to perform at the National Theatre’s annual Connections festival.

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London

Heritage

Sunday, March 1, 2015

A young, talented pianist from Canning Town was one of thousands of men to lose their life in the Battle of the Somme.

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Jamaica
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
A picture of the castle in Belarus owned by Princess Maria Sviatopolk-Mirski's family

The outbreak of the Second World War had a significant impact on millions of families across Europe.

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Teacher Joshua Alford and pupils Raul Simmons-Perez, 16, and Nico Zavrou Blackstock, 16, from East Barnet School, Barnet, with their clay figures. Picture: Erica Spurrier/Equity

After visiting eight cemeteries and memorials, one museum and a commemorative workshop, our tour came to an end.

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