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A 73-year-old woman beat her wheelchair-bound husband to death with a wooden pole in a fit of anger, a court has heard.

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A Syrian refugee who only started swimming a year ago hopes to follow in the footsteps of sport-legend Michael Phelps and compete in the next Olympics.

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Elizabeth Olympic Park

A plaque in honour of West Ham’s first female mayor was unveiled to celebrate International Women’s Day.

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Counter-terrorism detectives are investigating a range of possibilities in the hunt for those responsible for sending three explosive devices to major transport hubs in London.

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Sadiq Khan

Fire wardens have been stationed around the clock at a luxury east London housing development today after test revealed some buildings were coated in flammable cladding.

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London

GPs in Newham have urged those feeling under the weather this winter to see a pharmacist early on to get expert advice and treatment.

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NHS

The Newham Word Festival is set to return to the borough at the end of the month, showcasing artists, authors, poets and illustrators at over 70 events.

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Newham Council

A team of budding engineers from St Bonaventure’s have been crowned regional champions of the Tomorrow’s Engineers EEP robotics challenge.

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Forest Gate

Canning Town charity Ambition, Aspire, Achieve (AAA) have launched their Easter egg appeal with the help of West Ham star Andy Carroll.

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Andy Carroll

A performing arts company is hosting a lip sync battle in front of an audience next month to raise money for children affected by cancer.

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After months of waiting and several delays, the Woolwich Ferry service is back in operation with two brand new boats.

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Transport for London

A new training programme to teach important life-saving skills to organisations and businesses has launched at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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Elizabeth Olympic

The Duchess of Sussex has been presented with a book produced by University of East London students.

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The boss of a multimillion-pound North Woolwich scrap metal business has been jailed for four years and six months for handling stolen jewels worth tens of thousands of pounds.

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Southwark Crown Court

A wealthy scrap metal dealer who hid stolen diamonds and precious gems in his office ceiling has told a court he was storing them for an acquaintance and unaware of their origin.

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Southwark Crown Court

A gang member wearing a clown mask pointed a shotgun at a marked police car when chased while on a “ride-out” to target rivals in a stolen BMW, a court has heard.

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UN Court

Santa’s famous red suit will be straining at the seams this Christmas thanks to the generosity of boys and girls in Newham.

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United Kingdom

St Luke’s Primary School opened its doors to host a Christmas dinner for the homeless.

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United Kingdom

The festive feeling is at an all-time low in east London’s markets as traders complain of dwindling sales ahead of Christmas.

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London

The inexperienced teenager tasked with overseeing West Ham United women’s team will have his journey followed in a new BBC Three series.

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United Kingdom

Terence Trimmer was born and raised in Manor Park. Here the 86-year-old tells the story of two Newham recipients of the country’s most prestigious military honour.

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Forest Gate

House prices in Newham have risen by 1.3 per cent over the last year.

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United Kingdom

The chairman of London City Airport is trundling towards the departure lounge after a year-and-a-half in the job.

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London City Airport

The London Pearly Kings and Queens Society were warmly received when they visited Richard House to present the hospice with a donation of £300.

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A Plaistow man who was part of a county lines drugs gang who murdered a man who sought to buy drugs from their operation is facing a life sentence.

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London

Five weeks after their beloved pet flew the coop, a Forest Gate couple have doubled the reward for her safe return to £1,000.

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Forest Gate

Newham Council will discuss implementing “golden hello and handcuff payments” to lure desperately needed new social workers.

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Newham Council

The new owner of an 118-year-old pub popular with West Ham fans has said that it “should always be a pub” and will “retain its Victorian splendour”.

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London

A fried chicken shop has had its licence suspended after a customer was allegedly stabbed in the face by a member of staff.

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Newham Council

Two teenagers from Newham who attacked a 19-year-old on a train and forced him to apologise for being gay while drunk on Lambrini have been spared a custodial sentence.

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