Former teacher Rosina Purnell speaks about her inspirational headmistress and how tackling homelessness and the housing crisis must be a priorty.
Can Manuel haul the Hammers into the big time?
England’s Hollie Pearne-Webb felt they were deserving winners against Ireland in the Vitality Women’s Hockey World Cup at the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Sunday.
A Plaistow car mechanic who set up fake firms as a front for a £5.3 million money laundering scam has been jailed for six years.
Fresh fish stallholder Thishan speaks about his passion for the borough and how everyone should invest in their community
Pupils from a Beckton school have grabbed a gong at a Mandarin Chinese language contest.
The ITTF Team World Cup marked the official launch of a major grassroots table tennis project at the Copper Box Arena this weekend.
O’Sullivan kicks up a ‘Storm’ as he looks to push on this season
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East Ham is one of the UK’s top beneficiaries of the international student economy, according to a Higher Education Policy Institute report.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced the Jr NBA World Championship, a first-of-its kind global youth basketball tournament for teams aged 14 and under from around the world.
University of East London (UEL) creative writing professor Tessa McWatt has won the Eccles British Library Writer’s Award.
England’s women proved too strong for China to book a quarter-final place at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.
England’s women were edged out by a solitary in their second match at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.
England’s women made a losing start to their Hockey World League final campaign in New Zealand overnight.
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.
An Upton Park author has penned a novella satirising how US President Donald Trump might have tackled real crises from history.
A Paralympic hopeful has been selected as a finalist in the Pride of Britain Fundraiser of the Year Awards.
Adrian set to start as Bilic is determined to avoid banana skin
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