Doctors are urging people to get the flu vaccine for toddlers after intensive care admissions increased 20per cent overall in London last week.
A new project aims to identify hidden young carers in Newham and reduce their isolation and loneliness.
Barking man Fred Browne started his 90th birthday like he does most other days - by heading into work at a Royal Docks events venue.
Rent prices have risen twice as fast as wages in Newham over the last eight years, figures show.
Mayor of Newham Rokhsana Fiaz says her administration is on course to meet her target of 1,056 new council homes by March 2022.
If your child is due to start primary school in September this year, you have until Wednesday to apply for a place.
A Newham GP who won a prestigious national award is looking forward to promoting the borough as "a great place to live and work" in 2020.
More than 17,000 Newham women missed their last screening for breast cancer, NHS figures reveal.
A new project is helping black, Asian, minority ethnic and refugee women in Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Newham build financial literacy and resilience.
The NHS chief for Tower Hamlets and Newham is "delighted and humbled" to be recognised in the New Year's Honours list.
A missing 13-year-old girl who was believed to be in the Stratford area has been found.
Outstanding east London teachers were recognised at a recent awards ceremony celebrating excellence in maths education.
Creators of fine art in Forest Gate are looking forward to their next exhibition after a successful annual showcase of their work.
Singing can help ease illness and anxiety - which is why Newham community paediatricians and other children's specialists are starting a choir.
Shoppers flocked to Westfield Stratford City on Boxing Day as record crowds turned out to snap up a bargain.
Green Street businesses have delivered a huge haul of donations for the Christmas Toy Appeal.
A pedestrian and cycle bridge linking the East Bank district to the International Quarter London business development in Stratford will be installed on Christmas Day.
Firefighters have reminded restaurant and takeaway shop owners to ensure extraction systems are kept clean following a fire in Manor Park.
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was stabbed to death in Royal Docks early Saturday morning.
Newham has the highest rate of homelessness in the country, a report by housing charity Shelter has revealed.
East Ham school children got the chance to sing alongside English National Ballet at the London Coliseum.
The Major League Baseball games on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park generated an almost £37million boost to London's economy, according to a study.
Work has begun to upgrade the soft play area and gym facilities at Atherton Leisure Centre in Forest Gate.
Woolwich Ferry workers will go on strike tomorrow (December 19) after last-ditch talks in a dispute over pay and conditions broke down.
The council has proposed spending £13.5million on young people's services over three years as the first report by Newham's youth safety board is released.
The family of a young Manor Park man killed in a car accident are fundraising to continue his work providing educational resources for Sri Lankan children.
Long-serving East Ham MP Stephen Timms believes Labour needs to "re-learn the same lessons" after a poor showing and heavy defeat in the general election.
Re-elected West Ham MP Lyn Brown has vowed to fight to protect her constituents amid a "terrible downward spiral" under the Conservatives.
Newham primary schools ranked in the top 10 local authorities in England in key areas of education.
Newham's long-serving Labour MPs emphatically retained their seats with huge majorities.
We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.
A-level student Noah follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, who led the Independence Motion in Nigeria, as he prepares to study journalism at university
Meet NewVIc alumni Anastasija as she reflects on her journey from sixth form to her first year at university.
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