A man from Hackney has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the fatal stabbing of Plaistow man Stephen Morrisson in Epping.
A Plaistow man who was stabbed to death in Epping has been described as “larger than life itself” by his family.
Lockdown hasn’t stopped Newham children with profound and multiple learning difficulties (PMLD) taking part in yoga lessons.
A bright idea earned three teenagers from Newham an award at one of London’s biggest entrepreneurial competitions for young people.
Some of the creative talent that has been bubbling away in Newham during lockdown is being showcased in an online video series.
Courtyard gardens at Newham Hospital have been transformed into “tranquility spaces” in memory of those who died with coronavirus.
Churches can reopen to the public this weekend, but many will continue to offer online worship as well.
Two men were arrested and weapons were seized at an unlicensed music event in Custom House.
All options for the future of three Carpenters Estate tower blocks in Stratford “remain on the table”, the council says.
Anyone wanting to run a community project in Canning Town South or the Keir Hardie Estate can apply for a grant of up to £3,000.
As people reflect on the life and legacy of Dame Vera Lynn, discussions have begun about how the ‘Forces’ Sweetheart’ should honoured.
Police are looking for this man in connection with driving offences in Newham after a car reached 100mph in a 30mph zone.
An arts centre in Stratford is fundraising so it can continue its vital work with the community and supporting young people impacted by coronavirus.
A Stratford man will face court after being charged with 15 counts of money laundering.
Cybercrime detectives have arrested a man and seized £80,000 in cash and high-end goods in Stratford.
Industry figures say reduced travel restrictions for “low risk” European countries will boost economic recovery, as London City Airport (LCA) prepares to resume flights on Sunday.
A Plaistow-based project is launching an online resource to help new mums find support and share experiences to overcome loneliness and social isolation.
GPs in Newham are reassuring people that it is safe to attend cervical screening appointments.
The council has urged people to follow social distancing and hygiene guidance when shopping to help avoid a “disastrous” second wave of coronavirus.
GPs in Newham are urging people with diabetes not to avoid the NHS because of the coronavirus pandemic.
A Manor Park man is sharing his research on BAME seafarers for Newham Heritage Month.
Firefighters were called in to rescue a curious kitten trapped in a car engine bay in Forest Gate.
The safety of customers and staff is the focus as shopping centres, high streets and retail outlets across Newham prepare to reopen next week.
Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) is set to begin a phased reopening of its Plaistow site next week.
Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage after a car crashed into a roundabout in Royal Docks.
An organisation educating children through leisure activities – with a world-famous motorcycle display team at its heart - has received a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.
A resource devised by a Custom House school to help children with special educational needs learn from home is being shared across the borough.
Almost 500 people have been volunteering at hubs across the borough distributing food parcels and prescriptions during the pandemic.
A Stratford school has partnered with a care home group to allow children and the elderly to share experiences and learn from each other.
The rich history and diversity of people who have made the borough home through centuries of migration is set to be celebrated.
The NHS Test and Trace service brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to stop the spread of the virus and help us move out of lockdown.
With summer in full swing, make the most of your garden with fun games and activities for all the family.
The UK Government has launched a campaign to shine a light on businesses and employees across the country who have responded to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in remarkable ways and are now going back to business.
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