The council has warned people to follow lockdown rules over the Easter weekend.
A gym owner has warned companies renting premises will “fall through the cracks” of a government scheme meant to support businesses closed by the coronavirus pandemic.
A hospital trust has been warned that the consequences of charging pregnant women for maternity care could be “disastrous”.
A year after Noore Bashir Salad was stabbed and shot in Manor Park, police have renewed their appeal for information in their quest to find his killers.
Newham’s Bobby Seagull can add Celebrity Mastermind winner to his lengthy list of accomplishments.
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A suspected drug dealer was arrested at Canning Town station after police questioned the need for his journey.
A Canning Town community partnership responding to the needs of people in isolation because of the coronavirus pandemic has launched a foodbank.
Boris Johnson is on the mend and “sitting up in bed” the chancellor has confirmed.
Football fans are being asked to put forward their nominations for this month’s Essex County FA #CelebrateEssex volunteer award, which is recognising club treasurers.
The Football Association Council has ratified the decision to effectively cancel the 2019/20 season for sections of the non-league, women’s and grassroots game.
Read Virgin Sport CEO Jessica Frey’s top tips on running during the coronavirus lockdown.
The English Football League has estimated that 56 days will be needed to complete the season in a letter sent to clubs.
Creative and media agencies have teamed up to create a campaign encouraging people to exercise safely during the coronavirus pandemic.
Leyton Orient chairman Nigel Travis and vice-chairman Kent Teague are trying to operate business as usual while being in lockdown across the pond in the United States of America.
Premier League players have joined forces to create an initiative which aims to raise funds for NHS charities during the coronavirus pandemic and distribute them “where they are needed most”.
Essex Cricket players and the majority of non-playing staff have been placed on furlough leave because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Simon Harmer is delighted to be flying the flag for the county game as one of Wisden’s cricketers of the year, taking his place in a tradition he has followed since his childhood in Pretoria.
The experiences and testimonies of east London key workers in the face of the Covid-19 crisis will be highlighted in a “virtual play”.
In these troubled times, who better to rally the nation in a chorus of song than national treasure Gareth Malone?
A clever idea from Newham Bookshop is set to make sure people have plenty of reading material during the coronavirus crisis.
A new artwork by an artist who has been commissioned by Tate Britain is due to arrive at London City Airport this summer.
Timeless classics are set to captivate audiences as Disney on Ice presents Magical Ice Festival at London’s iconic SSE Arena in Wembley.
Frantic Assembly’ latest production, I Think We Are Alone, is on at Stratford’s Theatre Royal.
Expect laughter and tears when actress Jade Byrne brings her stage show about life with Type 1 diabetes to east London.
Independent filmmaker Natasha Adams has had a busy five years. At 25 she began filming and editing athlete showreels while working at a gym. At 28 she filmed season one of web-series Growin Pains when pregnant with her first child.
For some success is defined by money. For others family and friends matter most. For actress Linda John-Pierre, success is doing what she loves at a consistent level.
NewVIc teacher Frederick shares how he makes maths lessons engaging to inspire and support students
Meet ambitious student Craig as he reflects on his first year at college and plans to study at the University of Cambridgeshire
We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.
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