Rookie players from Newham have visited the World Chess Championship to see the globe’s best players in action.
The University of East London will be among the first to host a filmed broadcast of the BBC Radio 4 show Any Questions.
A thug threatened to shoot a 14-year-old boy in an attempted robbery on a tube station platform.
Two brothers from Forest Gate who went on an online shopping spree using stolen bank account details have been sentenced to 280 hours of community service.
Donation efforts turned sporting with the toy appeal’s first ever football tournament.
Commuters can expect cancellations and delays of up to 20 minutes on Greater Anglia trains towards Straford due to a defective track between Goodmayes and Seven Kings.
This is the moment a pair of flytippers were caught red-handed on camera in Forest Gate.
Commuters are facing delays and cancellations this morning due to a signal failure on the TfL Rail line.
A 10-year-old boy urged people to come together ahead of an anti-racism march.
Bromley manager Neil Smith feels his side were unlucky to lose 3-1 to league leaders Leyton Orient.
London Tang Soo Do members had plenty of success at the Regional Championships in Ebbw Vale, Wales at the weekend.
Harry Redknapp is currently taking part in the latest series of I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!
Leyton Orient captain Jobi McAnuff is delighted with his free-kick goal and his side’s fight back to win 3-1 against London rivals Bromley.
Leyton Orient head coach Justin Edinburgh says he is very happy at the Brisbane Road club – despite being linked with the AFC Wimbledon managerial role.
Leyton Orient head coach Justin Edinburgh admits it was a hard-fought game but praises his side for coming from behind to beat Bromley 3-1 and extend their unbeaten run in the National League to six matches.
London Lions moved into the semi-finals of the BBL Cup with their second win over Worcester Wolves at the weekend.
Clapton boss Jonny Fowell says he always expected a tough challenge as his side fell to a heavy 4-0 defeat against in-form Saffron Walden Town.
Newham district under-13s squeezed past rivals Basildon to earn a home tie with Havering in the third round of the National Cup.
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.
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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