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Budding young musicians received a special visit from Rita Ora.
British Transport Police (BTP) officers have released CCTV images of a person they want to trace after a man was robbed as he withdrew cash at Forest Gate station.
Performing arts and media students have embarked on an eight day canal journey from their school in Stratford to Stratford-upon-Avon.
A man who felt powerless to help his seriously ill partner has launched himself into action.
Forest Gate’s Minhaj-ul-Quran welcomed its world leader Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri to Westminster.
A new map of London’s nocturnal network reveals that Newham residents will not lose out on the extended service.
Residents are invited to attend carnival classes to help prepare for the annual Newham Show.
Horses and mourners took to the streets last week as 1,500 friends and family members paid their respects at the funeral of a well-known and respected horse dealer.
A year nine student has demonstrated the power of the lens after winning an award for an emotive photograph she took.
A 68-year-old Forest Gate shop owner was assaulted before £50 was stolen from her till.
A mother accused of killing a suspected paedophile has denied stabbing him but admitted to “poking” him with a knife following a confrontation, a court heard today.
A 44-year-old sub-contractor fell to his death while working at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford and was found early Sunday morning, police said.
A conference to raise awareness of a potentially fatal blood condition is being held at the Boleyn Ground.
The NHS Trust that runs Newham University Hospital has been judged “inadequate” by the country’s top hospital inspector, with safety and leadership highlighted as areas for concern.
More pregnant women and ‘at risk’ people have been getting the flu jab in Newham than in any other part of London.
Coffins, sofas, and beds are just some of the things cleansing officers have had to pick up while tackling the scourge of fly-tipping in the borough.
Hundreds of people across the borough have been forced to pay fines for spitting in a public place.
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.
Top council chiefs are plotting to extend the back office merger between Newham and Havering to include joint-working with Bexley, the Recorder can reveal.
The six candidates vying to stand as the Labour candidate in next year’s Mayor of London elections gathered in Stratford for a hustings event.
The candidates to represent Labour in next year’s Mayor of London elections will gather in Stratford for a hustings on Sunday.
Builders discovered remains of an ancient settlement while digging up a playground at Little Ilford Secondary School.
The celebrations of VE Day came after years of war and devastation.
As Iris Wilson recalled the moment the announcement was made, her face beamed with excitement, as if reliving the moment all over again.
Good times with Greenall’s, a Great British gin sponsors Great British racing.
Summer is finally here, and what is the number one holiday location in the UK during the warmer months? Cornwall, of course!