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An author from Forest Gate has written a book to raise awareness of the dangers of domestic abuse.

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Forest Gate

A dealer who kept drugs in his bum for four days after being caught trying to sell to a police officer has been jailed for five years.

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Canning Town

Staff at London City Airport have spent time giving back to the community during their annual volunteering fortnight.

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London

The ground has been broken on a new housing project in Canning Town.

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Newham Council

Six people have appeared at Thames Magistrates Court including a teenager from East Ham and two women following a series of drug raids targeting a suspected ‘county line’ supply network to Suffolk.

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Snaresbrook Crown Court

Seven people suspected of being involved in county lines drug dealing have been arrested after a series of dawn raids.

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Canning Town

Footballer Jermain Defoe, who grew up in Newham, has described being recognised with an OBE for his charitable work as a time of “mixed emotions”.

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United Kingdom

A church exposed as offering gay “cure” therapies is under investigation over “potential significant” financial losses.

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United Kingdom

A woman who sent money, phone chargers and clothing to her Islamic State-supporting husband in Syria has been jailed for five years and three months.

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Turkey

Canning Town children’s charity Ambition, Aspire, Achieve, have just installed a computer suite worth £3,000.

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Canning Town

A 17-year-old boy has become the fourth teenager to be charged with the murder of Promise Nkenda in Canning Town.

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Forest Gate

Two Newham schools are receiving funding to implement measures to tackle air pollution, following audits assessing how environmentally friendly they are.

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Sadiq Khan

An art collective is teaching people in Plaistow and Canning Town how to make sculptures out of recycled materials.

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Canning Town

An annual free community festival in Canning Town is set to return this summer.

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Canning Town

A section of the A13 underpass in Canning Town has been transformed into a work of art.

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Newham Council

A 15-year-old pupil from Stratford had a front row seat to the Royal Wedding on Saturday.

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Rokeby School

An ex-builder is living in a house in Romford made from pieces of Ronan Point, a tower block in Canning Town which partially collapsed in 1968.

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Forest Gate

A permanent memorial to Ronan Point is to be created, mayor Rokhsana Fiaz has announced.

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Canning Town

Canning Town charity Ambition, Aspire, Achieve, launched a partnership with a school in Nepal this month.

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Canning Town

On May 16, 1968, Ivy Hodge was asleep on the 18th floor of Ronan Point, a tower block in Butchers Road, Canning Town.

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custom house

Hundreds of Forest Gate residents came to a public meeting last night which was held in response to rising levels of youth violence and the killing of 18-year-old university student Sami Sidhom.

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Newham Council

Hundreds of Forest Gate residents came to a public meeting on Monday night which was held in response to rising levels of youth violence and the killing of 18-year-old university student Sami Sidhom.

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Newham Council

Wednesday will mark 50 years since the Ronan Point disaster, an explosion at a Newham tower block which killed four and changed the face of building regulations – and high-rise living in Newham – for good. The Recorder spoke to Jean and Terry Newton, who lived in Ronan Point at the time.

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London

A permanent memorial to Ronan Point is in the pipeline thanks to the work of two budding Canning Town historians.

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Newham Council

Events and tributes dedicated to Sami Sidhom, the teenager killed in Forest Gate, have taken place in the last week.

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Forest Gate

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