Newham Video

Friday, November 20, 2020

Fire crews remain at the scene of a shop fire in Upton Lane, Forest Gate.

The police have released the images of 20 males wanted in connection with robberies across Newham.

Smart meters are here for prepay customers – meaning it’s even easier to top up from the comfort of your home.

A Forest Gate school put together a tribute performance for the NHS and their families, particularly those of the Windrush generation, in honour of Black History Month.

Neighbours have spoken of their shock after the discovery of a body in a flat following an explosion.

The drop in parties and international travel is taking its toll on a “prestige” street famous for its fashion, fabrics and food.

The mayor has urged people to do everything possible to slow the spread of Covid-19 ahead of an increase in lockdown measures.

Redbridge is at risk of going into a local lockdown after it had the highest number of new coronavirus cases across all London boroughs, with Havering and Newham close behind.

From Monday people will be breaking the law if they meet socially in groups of more than six. And they could be fined.

This is the moment an opportunistic thief pockets a charity donation box from a Forest Gate off-license.

Housing campaigners have once again taken to the streets in protest to demand a repopulation of the Carpenters Estate in Stratford.

A man who murdered two women and hid their bodies inside his freezer has been jailed for life.

The families of the two women murdered and concealed in a freezer have described the “inner turmoil” and “pain” of their disappearance and the subsequent court trial.

Double murderer Zahid Younis lived a life that was “a pattern of lies”, the detective in charge of the investigation has said.

A Custom House man has been found guilty of murdering two women and concealing their bodies in a freezer.

London’s Transport Commissioner explains why it is safe to go back on buses, Tubes and trains, whether you are returning to work, school or just out and about

Calls for tighter security have been made after police were called in to shut down a mass gathering.

The mother of a teenager who was stabbed to death has spoken of her regret at not seeing the signs of gang elders grooming her son.

It is “only a matter of time before someone is killed” on a road which has become a hot spot for joy-riders and anti-social behaviour.

A funding boost will enable a homelessness charity in Canning Town to continue supporting some of Newham’s most vulnerable during the pandemic.

A theatre’s campaign to raise £100,000 has received the backing of actors including Sir Ian McKellen.

Stuart Broad led England’s charge with bat and ball, grabbing the initiative for his side on day two of the must-win third Test against the West Indies.

The prime minister has been filmed describing people opposed to vaccinations as “nuts” on a visit to a GP surgery.

Face coverings must be worn in shops and supermarkets in England starting today.

Revolutionary technology is set to transform the world of snooker as the professional sport comes to terms with the after-effects of the coronavirus pandemic.


Let’s get physical! One of the dangers of lockdown is to be lulled into laziness, watching too many box sets, and eating and drinking too much, but there is no excuse to not start exercising to get fit and stay healthy.

UK Government Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced extra measures to support workers and businesses throughout winter, including a furlough scheme extension paying 80 per cent of staff wages.

The way the UK does business with Europe changes from January 1, heralding a new start. All companies that trade with the EU need to act now to make sure they are set to go.

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