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.
Fighting the bad guys in West Ham’s former Upton Park home hasn’t put actor Dave Bautista off the beautiful game - quite the opposite, in fact.
As the Theatre Royal Stratford East steps into a new era, its new artistic director is keen to retain links to the past.
Good news for West Ham fans still mourning the loss of their former stadium - there’s a chance to see Upton Park once more.
An author from Forest Gate has written a book to raise awareness of the dangers of domestic abuse.
The life of Newham-raised fashion designer Alexander McQueen has been turned into a film.
A textiles teacher paid tribute to her students whose coat inspired by immigration was exhibited at Tate Modern art gallery.
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.
A child refugee who spent time in prison before earning a first-class degree is to have an original opera made of his life.
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.
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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