The self-confessed armed robber known as the East End's 'Black Widow' who spent 18 years in prison for murdering her partner is out to clear her name after 30 years.
Hundreds more cases of gonorrhoea have been reported by Newham health officials—despite overall sexual diseases and infections falling.
A campaign has been started to raise the cash for what might be the world's first hand-cracked rolling footbridge planned for a disused dock on the River Lea.
Hundreds of jobseekers in Newham have had their benefits stopped or had them reduced for up to three years, shock figures reveal.
The secrets of London's rivers are being uncovered with archaeology from the tributaries including those now buried beneath our feet.
A £75,000 'grassroots' fund has been set up today by London City Airport for charities and organisations "making a difference" to east London's community life.
People are going to hospital with obese conditions at "epidemic" rates in east London, NHS figures for Newham reveal.
Mouse crossings and duck crossings could soon appear at schools and nurseries in east London as part of a new national road safety campaign.
A schoolboy missing for more than 24 hours in east London has now been found safe and well, Scotland Yard has just confirmed.
A growing number of families are being lifted out of 'fuel poverty' as more Newham households are switching to renewable 'green' energy and cutting carbon emissions.
One thing Tim Allen wants to do is walk along the Lea River to the Olympic Park and even out to Hertfordshire from his home at the new City Island complex.
Renters have won a resounding victory with government plans to outlaw landlords evicting tenants with summary notices without reason.
New figures have revealed the number of 'super size' babies born at the Newham and Royal London hospitals and birthing centre last year
Detectives are appealing witnesses in east London to come forward a week after a Saturday night shooting incident in Upton Park.
Noore Bashir Salad has been confirmed today by police as the murder victim who was shot and stabbed in the street in Manor Park.
Three thugs who repeatedly stabbed a man and left him to die in a vicious attack over a police drugs search have been found guilty of attempted murder.
A new younger generation of voters is emerging in east London since the Brexit referendum which could help change the result if there was another People's Vote, statistics reveal.
Two east London borough councillors are among 24 from all over London who have signed an open letter to City Hall today urging the mayor to scrap plans for the Congestion Charge for minicab drivers.
The loss of employees from the EU once Britain quits would leave the NHS in east London and elsewhere "in a state of near collapse", health union bosses are warning.
Bus passengers are finding themselves "out of pocket" in east London because they now have to change buses to get to Oxford Circus after the 25 route was shortened, campaigners have found.
Nearly 20,000 people across Newham's parliamentary constituencies have joined five-and-a-half million throughout Britain who've signed a petition to Parliament demanding Article 50 to quit the EU be revoked.
Spending on street lighting by Newham Council has been slashed by more than half-a-million pounds over the last five years, figures reveal.
Train services on the Fenchurch Street network through east London were the most punctual anywhere in Britain in February, latest rail industry figures show.
Some Local authorities failing to comply with the law on Freedom of Information have been accused of delaying responses to requests and missing the legal deadline in as many as four in 10 cases.
Some local authorities are failing to comply with the law on Freedom of Information by delaying responses to requests before the legal deadline in as many as four in 10 cases.
A man has been arrested in east London on suspicion of terrorism offences.
A 'reign of terror' against lone women motorists has finally ended following a series of violent robberies at knifepoint in east London with the jailing of a "dangerous and cowardly" thug.
Furious campaigners have asked the Mayor of London to step in and get TfL to restore the 25 bus service to its full route from east London to Oxford Circus.
An appeal for help from the public has been launched by police in east London to trace 38-year-old Adrian Hinkson following an attack on a woman in Stratford.
The first steps in getting into healthcare careers are being made for students and secondary pupils across east London with today's launch of a programme "to secure the future of the NHS".
Join Newham Music as they bring Newham's award-winning community opera, Full Circle, to the Royal Festival Hall
Newham Recorder chats to Sue Price of East Ham, a foster parent who cares for babies through the Newham borough council, about what to expect as a foster carer to infants
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