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Yesterday, 17:06

A father of one who died after being detained by police had a “number of packages” removed from his throat by a pathologist, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has said today.

A grandmother who believed she was a MI5 agent was killed by a train at Stratford station one day after being released from hospital, an inquest has heard.

A murder hunt has been launched after a 23-year-old man was stabbed to death in Canning Town yesterday morning.

There are severe delays on trains between London Liverpool Street and Shenfield due to a broken down train in the Stratford area.

A man has died after being stabbed in a residential road in East Ham, Newham, earlier tonight.

Three people arrested during last night’s protests in Forest Gate over the death of a young father have been released.

A group of architects have proven baking really is just a piece of cake with this innovative gastronomic take on the velodrome in Stratford.

A primary school has been branded inadequate by Ofsted after experiencing “a serious breakdown in leadership and management”.

A sixth form college in East Ham is celebrating after 95 percent of its students have been offered places at a Russell Group University.

Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they wish to identify in connection with an attempted rape.

An aspiring model and businesswoman has described how her clothes burnt away from her after she was attacked with acid in Beckton.

A new development of almost 1,000 homes is set to bring Canning Town to life.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 11:15

A murder hunt has been launched after a 23-year-old man was stabbed to death in Canning Town yesterday morning.

Canning Town
Mon, 21:06

A man has died after being stabbed in a residential road in East Ham, Newham, earlier tonight.

Mon, 12:40

Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they wish to identify in connection with an attempted rape.

Maryland
Mon, 11:41

An aspiring model and businesswoman has described how her clothes burnt away from her after she was attacked with acid in Beckton.

Twitter
Friday, June 23, 2017

Newham’s top ranking police officer has said his staff “will be asked to account for their actions”, after a young father died following a police stop.

Newham Police
Friday, June 23, 2017

The Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick urged moped and scooter riders to double lock them to help keep them safe on Friday.

Met Police
Friday, June 23, 2017

A fundraiser has been set up to help the family of a young East Ham father who died after he was detained by police in Beckton.

Health

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Barts Health NHS Trust has been praised for its efforts to recruit more people from working-class backgrounds.

Newham University Hospital
Monday, June 19, 2017

People across Newham are being urged to stay cool, hydrated and to check on vulnerable neighbours during the extreme hot weather predicted this week.

Newham Council
Friday, June 16, 2017

Celebrity ballet dancer Wayne Sleep is leading a march in the Olympic Park to help beat prostate cancer.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Newham University Hospital is participating in a new research programme to improve the health of women before and after pregnancy.

Newham University Hospital
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

In a second look at mental wellbeing in the borough, the Recorder hears from two individuals whose struggles with mental illnesses were exasperated by their homelessness.

Canning Town
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Non-medical staff employed by a private contractor at Barts Health NHS Trust say they are considering strike action in a dispute over pay and working conditions.

NHS
Monday, May 22, 2017

Patients at Newham University Hospital are facing cancelled appointments more than a week after its computer systems were hit by a cyber attack.

Newham University Hospital

Environment

Friday, June 2, 2017

A motorcyclist who died in a crash on the A12 in Newbury Park has been named as a mechanic from Manor Park.

Monday, April 10, 2017

When a keen army of volunteers flooded the Thames Foreshore to clean up the neighbourhood, they expected to be picking up plastic bottles.

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Aspiring Andy Murrays and Jo Kontas are to get a boost from a £370,000 tennis court revamp.

Newham Council
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Campaigners chanted “Don’t lose the loos” while petitioning against the possible closure of public toilets.

Newham Council
Thursday, March 16, 2017

A trio of students have found a healthy way to keep history alive - by walking through it.

Elizabeth Olympic Park
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

A “rogues gallery” of people either caught or wanted for posting “prostitution stickers” in Newham has been published in an appeal.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

A crowdfunding page set up to fund a court case against Newham Council exceeded its target within three days.

Newham Council

Politics

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A supermarket which sold huge quantities of illegal, counterfeit and high-strength alcohol – plus booze to a minor – has had its licence withdrawn by Newham Council.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Newham Council has said it is carrying out extra checks on its tower blocks after a devastating fire left 12 people dead in the early hours of this morning.

Robin
Monday, June 12, 2017

Newly-elected West Ham MP Lyn Brown has said her role as Labour’s temporary shadow home secretary is just that – “very temporary”.

Lyn Brown
Friday, June 9, 2017

A graduate from the University of East London has become the first ever female Sikh MP.

Friday, June 9, 2017

With Prime Minister Theresa May announcing the Conservatives will form a minority government with support from the DUP, just who are the little-known party who could have a huge influence on politics in the next five years?

BBC
Friday, June 9, 2017

Theresa May has announced she will be forming a minority Conservative government with support from the DUP.

European Union
Friday, June 9, 2017

Labour dominated in Newham as East Ham MP Stephen Timms and West Ham MP Lyn Brown increased their majority.

Stephen Timms

Education

Mon, 14:03

A primary school has been branded inadequate by Ofsted after experiencing “a serious breakdown in leadership and management”.

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Newham Council
Mon, 13:32

A sixth form college in East Ham is celebrating after 95 percent of its students have been offered places at a Russell Group University.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A teacher and a school governor have had their commitment to education recognised with honours from the Queen.

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Brampton Manor Academy
Sunday, June 18, 2017

Teachers across the UK came together in Stratford to explore new ways technology can boost literacy and creativity in the classroom.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, June 8, 2017

Most school pupils are too young to vote – but that didn’t stop them getting general election fever.

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Royal Docks Community School
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

A talented student is hoping to swap Stratford for Harvard – but needs to raise £64,000 to get there.

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United Kingdom
Monday, May 29, 2017

As humans, one of our most fundamental rights is to have a voice, and to decide how and when to use it.

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University of East London

Heritage

Monday, May 1, 2017

A story telling a little known chapter of British history has been published after gathering dust in an attic for almost 50 years.

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army
Sunday, April 30, 2017

Newham’s Ramgarhia Sikh community arrived in east London in the 1960s, meeting in a number of places to worship before settling in their current home in Neville Road, Forest Gate.

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Forest Gate
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

A war hero who was awarded the Victoria Cross for his service in the First World War has been honoured with a commemorative stone.

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Robin
Saturday, April 8, 2017

The last public information films might have aired years ago, but the short broadcasts reveal fascinating insights into days gone by.

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Forest Gate
Friday, March 31, 2017

A soldier who received the Victoria Cross is to be honoured with a commemorative stone in East Ham next month.

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Forest Gate
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Newham Chinese Association has received funding to keep running for the next two years.

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Monday, March 20, 2017

One of east London’s most famous daughters, Dame Vera Lynn celebrates her 100th birthday today.

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London

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