Councillor Susan Masters, Clare Roche, Head of Fundraising at Richard House and Mayor of Newham, Rokhsana Fiaz.
Pupils from seven Newham schools were able to discover more about science and the aviation industry at an event organised by London City Airport.
The University of East London (UEL) has rebuked claims that it has received a £1 million emergency loan from the Office for Students.
Footballer Jermain Defoe, who grew up in Newham, has said he has “amazing” memories of his time with Bradley Lowery, the terminally ill boy he befriended.
West Ham have topped the Premier League football hooligan charts for last season - with more supporters being arrested or handed football banning orders than any other top flight club.
Police are appealing for help in finding a vulnerable man who has been missing for more than a week.
Passengers on the Barking to Gospel Oak line have become used to delays and disruption in recent times.
A fire broke out at a homeless camp beside the busy highway between Barking and East Ham this morning, damaging shelters amid billowing plumes of black smoke.
Green-fingered youngsters have been planting daffodil bulbs outside their school thanks to a housing developer.
Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of a teenager in Maryland have charged two men with his murder.
Hundreds of people gathered in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park today (Sunday) for a poignant service to mark a century since the end of the First World War.
Turning 80 is a time that many people choose to slow down and relax - but not Sir Ian McKellen.
Two decades after first visiting London and setting her heart on studying there, a woman from Stratford has finally achieved her dream.
An opera based on the life of a refugee who turned his life around has been shortlisted for an award.
The mother of Beniamin Pieknyi has told how her family will “never be whole again” following the 21-year-old’s murder.
The two-wheeled machines, which have a top speed of around 15 miles per hour, provide a fun and environmentally friendly way to get around the park.
Rock band Muse are set to come to the London Stadium next summer for one of just two UK dates on their world tour.
Counter terror officers have arrested a man in east London.
Fifteen people have been charged with drugs offences following a series of dawn raids in Newham.
A man has been charged in connection with two early morning assaults at Stratford station.
Commuters are facing rush hour disruption following a signal failure between Limehouse and Barking.
Works of art across four sites and a project on the area’s history are just two elements of a cultural programme set to come to the Royal Docks.
The sacrifice of a young war hero has been recognised with an installation to mark the launch of the Royal British Legion’s annual poppy appeal.
The clocks are going back this weekend, meaning summer - and all that comes with it - is long gone.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a Newham teenager.
The achievements of apprentices working at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park are set to be celebrated in a ceremony.
Fireworks are set to light up the sky over the Royal Docks.
Four days of strike action by finance staff at Newham Council has been called off.
More than a third of 16-year-olds in Newham failed to pass both their English and maths GCSEs this year.
The nephew of Alexander McQueen has spoken of the Newham-raised designer’s death at the unveiling of a tribute to the star.
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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