Texts from the phone of a teenager on trial for the murder of a 17-year-old describe him being “held up” on the evening of the killing, a court heart today.
Tesco kicked off this year’s Christmas Toy Appeal with a donation of around 50 toys.
For the 41st Christmas Toy Appeal, we’re trying to collect 18,000 toys – but we need your help.
The Recorder’s annual Christmas Toy Appeal is launching for the 41st time.
Pupils at a junior school in Forest Gate created a garden of Remembrance to mark Armistice Day.
Campaigners face a delay in discovering the fate of their beloved Manor Park pub, after a planning committee deferred approving the redevelopment application.
A woman from East Ham whose cat went missing is offering a holiday as reward for information.
Pupils with special educational needs at a school in Beckton were given a new minibus for school trips.
Services were held across Newham over the weekend to remember those who died while serving their country.
Pupils at a school in Canning Town put an environmental spin on their Remembrance Day commemorations.
An eight-year-old from Newham is the lead in the Sainsbury’s Christmas advert.
Tesco is appealing for people from Newham to donate food in time for Christmas.
At the close of the First World War, little was known about post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
The company which owns the Olympic Park is reviewing its plan for the area – and wants to hear your views.
Remembrance services are being held across the borough to commemorate those who died in World War One.
Five men have been sentenced for their part in the fatal stabbing of a Romanian takeaway worker in the Stratford Centre.
A programme to help at risk young people is being rolled out in Newham.
Tate & Lyle Sugars have baked a giant cake for their 140th birthday.
The London Stadium has become the latest employer to offer the London Living Wage.
A Newham resident who came to the UK 13 years ago is running the London Marathon in honour of all immigrants who’ve had to leave someone behind.
The Newham Chinese Association attended a tea party with Simon Cowell.
A former Newham Recorder journalist has launched her debut novel.
The Olympic Park’s best employers and apprentices were recognised at an awards ceremony.
A road in Canning Town has been named one of the unhealthiest high streets in London.
The sports minister has resigned over delays to changes to Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs).
An expansion programme on the Docklands Light Railway is expected to bring 18,000 homes to east London.
Labour candidate Moniba Khan won the Boleyn ward by-election.
Newham is going to back the polls – just six months after the local election.
A former White House advisor has been appointed chief operating officer of Stratford technology campus Here East.
Newham is celebrating its rich and varied heritage through a series of films, workshops, bus tours and open houses.
Have you spent time as an unpaid carer? If you are over the age of 25 and living in Newham, the Working for Carers scheme can help you take the first steps back to employment.
Hanson Fernandes’ journey began in 2015 when he arrived in London from Goa, India.
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