The organisation looking after Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is reminding people about the need for social distancing as temperatures look set to rise.
A makeshift morgue is being built on Wanstead Flats.
The manager of a furniture re-use project has started a food bank to help vulnerable people during the coronavirus pandemic.
Disadvantaged pupils are at even greater risk of underachieving compared to peers because of the coronavirus lockdown, a charity’s founder has predicted.
A mother stranded in Pakistan after flights were cancelled because of coronavirus has pleaded for help to return home to her children.
A school rated inadequate by the education watchdog Ofsted has been taken over by a trust.
A man has been charged following the fatal stabbing of Shadika Patel.
A children’s hospice is urgently appealing for donations after the coronavirus put a stop to its fundraising events.
Two males have been arrested after fencing was removed from around an outdoor gym closed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
A third man has been arrested following the fatal stabbing of Shadika Patel.
A petition has been launched urging the town hall to scrap plans to hike council tax to help people struggling with the coronavirus pandemic.
The public have put themselves and others at risk by using play areas and an outdoor gym left unfenced off by the council.
A grant-making charity is appealing for money to help “vulnerable” communities get through the coronavirus pandemic.
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A call has been made for airports including London City to close in order to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
The mayor is calling for more powers to tackle “unscrupulous” businesses trying to profit from the coronavirus pandemic.
Dame Vera Lynn has urged the public to “rediscover” the spirit that saw the country through the Second World War in her 103rd birthday message.
A young scientist has been named one of Forbes’s 30 top entrepreneurs in Europe aged under 30.
A man has been arrested by police investigating the murder of a woman now named as Shadika Mohsin Patel.
A row has erupted between the owner of The O2 Arena and a potential rival entertainment company which wants to build a 21,500 capacity venue.
A secondary school has been rated “inadequate” by the government’s education watchdog.
Universities have announced plans to suspend face to face teaching as the grip of the coronavirus crisis tightens.
An ex-police constable who verbally abused officers after crashing his car has been found to have committed gross misconduct.
An appeal has been launched to help find a missing man.
A primary school teacher is one of three people who has tested positive for coronavirus.
Neighbours have set up a coronavirus support group in case anyone who has to self-isolate needs help.
A new artwork by an artist who has been commissioned by Tate Britain is due to arrive at London City Airport this summer.
A teacher’s return to work from a trip to Italy has heightened concerns about coronavirus at a school.
A person in Newham has been confirmed as testing positive for coronavirus.
A row has erupted after the future of a “nationally recognised” arts centre was thrown into doubt.
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