A women’s rights campaigner’s novel about refugees has been shortlisted for a children’s book award.
A one-off show showcasing African and western musicians will be coming to Wanstead Flats next month.
Five thousand schoolchildren are to be offered the chance to watch a Shakespeare play for free.
If you’re not doing Dry January we have great news, if you are doing Dry January we have even greater news.
An actor from Romford stars in an emotional play about the difficulties soldiers and refugees experience when returning home from war.
Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...
Local paper journalists may not get to review West End musicals or critique Michelin star restaurants – but they do get to enjoy the festive spectacle that is the local pantomime.
When Jack sells his beloved family cow for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure.
Turning 80 is a time that many people choose to slow down and relax - but not Sir Ian McKellen.
A moving memorial to thousands of missing soldiers whose bodies weren’t found after a First World War battle has been unveiled.
Trade fairs don’t normally attract world famous graffiti artists - but then again, Banksy isn’t exactly known for being conventional.
Rock band Muse are set to come to the London Stadium next summer for one of just two UK dates on their world tour.
We know winter is just around the corner so if you fancy a little sunshine back in your life Levi Roots Caribbean Smokehouse can make you feel you’re on holiday without having to step on a plane.
There’s good news for anyone who missed out on getting tickets to Beyonce and Jay-Z at the London Stadium, as the pair have added an extra date.
As the Theatre Royal Stratford East steps into a new era, its new artistic director is keen to retain links to the past.
An aspiring 15-year-old actor who couldn’t speak English when he arrived in the country three years ago is set to follow in the footsteps of his idols after winning a place at a world-famous theatre company.
This is Nicole Schnappauf. She is the curriculum programme manager and teacher of mathematics. Find out her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc.
Meet Ismail as he settles into his first year at college.
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.
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