The number of people receiving Universal Credit has risen across east London, according to the latest figures.
The council is to review parking charges as part of its bid to improve the borough's toxic air.
It's Friday, so why not celebrate the end of another working week by taking on our Friday pub quiz?
Just under a quarter of the City Hall-funded affordable homes pledged for Newham have been completed since 2016.
Newham Council's housing company has been given permission to lead development talks with residents on Stratford's Carpenters estate.
The council has objected to plans for a new ward recommended as part of a boundary review.
A free event for aspiring fashion designers is coming to Stratford Circus Arts Centre.
A new heritage trail to celebrate some of east London's extraordinary women has been launched.
A charity is harnessing "the power of sport" to steer young people in Newham away from crime, London Assembly Member Unmesh Desai says.
Defending Vitality Blast T20 champions Essex have announced the signing of Australian all-rounder Moises Henriques for their summer campaign.
West Ham's battle against relegation has suffered another blow after Ryan Fredericks was struck down by a shoulder injury.
Matt Withers is joined by Dave Evans, Jacob Ranson, Dan Bennett and Liverpool fan Cash Boyle for another East London Football Podcast.
We have seen it all before with David Moyes
Relegation-threatened West Ham head to Anfield to face an almost thankless task against Premier League champions-elect Liverpool on Monday.
London Pulse begin the new Superleague campaign with a trip to Arena Birmingham to face Strathclyde Sirens on Saturday.
Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton has set a target of finishing the season with a positive goal difference for his squad as they head into the final 12 fixtures.
ASICS London 10K has launched a brand new running initiative for children called the Weetabix Protein Youth Challenge.
Wapping's men suffered a second successive defeat in Conference East, but remain top of the table.
A specially designed 360-degree rotating theatre will be built in Newham to host the UK premiere of a record-breaking Dutch musical.
It was a triumphant homecoming for East Ham grime star Kano as he thrilled 400 fans at an intimate, one-off gig in Newham.
In Janice Okoh's play The Gift, now playing at Stratford East, an extraordinary story is given equally remarkable treatment.
Tim Vine, Tom Allen and Angela Barnes will be among the comedians taking to the stage for a charity fundraiser.
A play that shines a spotlight on racism in football featuring a Hollyoaks actor is coming to Stratford Circus Arts Centre.
A Burns Night ceilidh is being organised to inject a bit more Scottish culture into the borough.
An arts centre boss has announced she is stepping down after 10 years at the venue.
A play based on the true story of an African girl adopted by Queen Victoria is coming to Theatre Royal Stratford East.
If Disney has taught us anything over the decades it's to dream big and be inspired - and Disney on Ice 100 Years of Magic! does exactly that.
We speak to Ghazala Anwar, a teacher of criminology and psychology, about her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc College.
A-level student Noah follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, who led the Independence Motion in Nigeria, as he prepares to study journalism at university
Meet NewVIc alumni Anastasija as she reflects on her journey from sixth form to her first year at university.
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