Plans to create a new collection and research centre for the V&A in the Olympic Park have been signed off
A music teacher from East Ham has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest ever drum roll — clocking up an impressive 14-hours worth of continuous drumming.
A married couple are appealing for the return of their £33,000 mobile home after it was stolen in broad daylight from outside their home.
Thames Water has apologised to more than 50 businesses they look set to have to pay compensation to after a burst water main closed the Stratford Centre.
A young man from Beckton who is recovering from cancer has been taken sailing round the Isle of Wight by a charity.
The outside lane of the A13 Movers Lane remains closed in both directions following disruption earlier today caused by a lorry spilling Coke cans across the road.
The River Thames is an “underutilised transport goldmine”, according to the London Assembly Transport Committee.
Speeding jet skis were chased down the River Thames by marine police officers on Friday night.
Newham is the only London borough where the supply of new properties coming onto the housing market is not drying up, research suggests.
Police are searching for “high risk missing person” Robert Young.
The roof of a block of flats in Forest Gate collapsed last night after a fire broke out in the building.
Students at the University of East London (UEL) are among the most satisfied in London, a student survey has revealed.
A Plaistow man has been charged with a string of offences after being stopped by police in Basildon.
A fifth person has been arrested following an alleged shootout in Forest Gate last week.
The Stratford Centre is still closed due to flooding that happened more than 24 hours ago.
A burst water main flooded around 50 shops in the Stratford Centre yesterday.
Police are appealing for information about last night’s shootout in Forest Gate and have stepped up patrols in the area.
A group of former NHS workers have celebrated the 40th birthday of their retirement fellowship for ex-healthcare workers.
Crossrail is running £590 million over budget because of “cost pressures”, the rail minister has revealed.
A fire broke out in an eight-storey block of flats in Beckton this afternoon.
A new guided tour of some of London’s iconic landmarks is set to be introduced to the DLR.
A man was stabbed in Maryland last night.
A petition calling for more effective policing across Newham has been launched by a concerned councillor.
A fire has disrupted all trains from Liverpool Street that travel via Stratford.
A group of residents have vowed to fight “tooth and nail” against any plans to lift London City Airport’s annual flight cap.
Protestors are planning to target oil giant Shell’s event in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this weekend by playing a game of dodgeball outside the event.
A new multi-million pound studio complex aiming to support the local creative community is coming to the Olympic Park.
Grime artists have raised £4,000 for a football club trying to turn young people away from gang culture by playing in a charity match in the Olympic Park.
Police are urgently trying to locate missing teenager Mohammed Shabbir Ahmed.
Rapper J Hus has been charged by police for carrying a knife near Westfield shopping centre in Stratford last week.
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