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Police are hunting for a Forest Gate drug dealer who failed to turn up to court and was convicted in his absence.


Stratford station could get a new entrance and ticket hall if a proposed 21,500-capacity entertainment venue is built next door.

An 18-year-old from Forest Gate will face court in January after being charged with drug offences.


Four men from east London have found themselves on Scotland Yard's "Christmas wish list" of 19 people they want to trace.


A new mum has thanked shop workers who came to her aid after she suffered bleeding and her waters breaking in the middle of a nursery store.

Yesterday, 17:00

Four election candidates for East Ham debated climate change, crime, Brexit, the NHS and more in a hustings at Langdon Academy.

Yesterday, 15:00

Reporter Luke Acton reviews Jack and the Beanstalk at the Broadway, Barking

Yesterday, 13:00

The London Parentcast is for parents in the capital seeking that elusive work-life balance

Yesterday, 10:00

Elderly and vulnerable Newham residents who experience social isolation are being treated to special Christmas meals.



Youngbloods under-16 girls celebrated impressive wins in league and National Cup action.


East Ham boxer Quaise Khademi has revealed he will dedicate his victory to his mum if he can beat Pedro Matos at York Hall this weekend.

Yesterday, 16:00

East London scored nine tries in a resounding 51-5 victory over bottom club Basildon at the Memorial Ground on Saturday.

Yesterday, 12:00

Being released by a Premier Club would be hard to come to terms with, especially after being used to a routine since the age of six.

Yesterday, 09:00

Leyton Orient defender Jamie Turley admitted everyone knows they must now fight for a place in the team after interim head coach Ross Embleton made a number of changes in the last two fixtures.

Hammers boss Pellegrini's job in danger after dismal defeat to the Gunners

Mon, 17:00

Clapton CFC men progressed to the semi-finals of the Alec Smith Premier Cup, defeating Stonewall 6-5 on penalties after a feisty 1-1 draw in Walthamstow on Saturday.

Mon, 09:57

Leyton Orient interim head coach Ross Embleton dubbed their 1-1 draw with Oldham Athletic as 'one of the worst games of football' he's ever seen.

Mon, 08:06

London Lions kicked off their BBL Championship title defence in front of a packed Copper Box Arena on Sunday with a comprehensive victory over the Radisson Red Glasgow Rocks.


Yesterday, 15:00

Reporter Luke Acton reviews Jack and the Beanstalk at the Broadway, Barking

Saturday, December 7, 2019

An arts centre is fundraising to offer families to experience a day of festive theatre, food and fun for only £1.

Friday, December 6, 2019

Dancing Queens and Super Troupers alike can, from today, Take a Chance on an immersive exhibition at London's O2 paying tribute to the world's most famous Swedish supergroup.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Theatre Royal Stratford East is raising money to give more young people in Newham the opportunity to experience theatre in The Big Give's Christmas Challenge.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

In the first of our east London panto reviews, we sent reporter Andrew Brookes to Theatre Royal Stratford East to experience a traditional Christmas show for the first time.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

A puppetry show of children's classic We're Going on a Bear Hunt is coming to Stratford Circus Arts Centre.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

A dozen sixth form students are "taking over" a group of paid TV sports channels.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

A film festival is being organised to celebrate the borough's "hidden" acting and filmmaking talent.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Two arts centres have teamed up in a bid to get more stories about British Muslims on stage.

Newham Pictures


Meet NewVIc alumni Anastasija as she reflects on her journey from sixth form to her first year at university.

"Newham Music is the award-winning Music Education Hub for Newham, striving to ensure that all children and young people have the opportunity to make music," says Jill Meredith, Development and Communications Officer at Newham Music Academy.

"Don't underestimate the importance of what a musical education can do for your child. Music creates a positive, vibrant culture for young people in schools and communities and is a great way of celebrating their abilities and achievements, as well as supporting and enhancing their learning" added Jill as she explains how taking part in musical activities can help children develop socially and exposes them to a host of opportunities they wouldn't find elsewhere.

Ana Lissa, who is progressing onto her level 3 course at NewVIc, says : "You'll be amazed with all it has to offer"

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