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A new shared work space in Stratford has started a three-day mentoring programme for aspiring entrepreneurs.

A tribute to one of rock music's biggest icons has been painted on a wall in West Ham.

An East Ham teenager has called on schools and colleges to provide more advice about apprenticeships.

West Ham footballer Pablo Zabaleta has praised the success of a scheme designed to help people at risk of developing diabetes.

Police are appealing for help to find a missing 15-year-old girl.

Campaigners have welcomed a demand by the mayor of Newham to halt London City Airport's consultation on expansion with more daily flights until it shows how it will tackling noise and climate emissions.

Campaigners and air quality academics have added their names to an open letter urging Sadiq Khan to halt the Silvertown tunnel.

Newham University Hospital is opening its doors to the community.

A talented street dance crew have showcased their skills to reach the final of the world hip-hop dance championship.

West Ham United goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski has scooped an award for being a great role model from a neighbourhood group.

A vice-principal described his sixth form's mission as being the borough's 'engine of social mobility' on the day it celebrated 'fantastic' A-level and BTEC results.

Crime & Court

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

A new project aims to increase the reporting of hate crime in the borough and provide better support to victims.

Monday, August 12, 2019

A stalker who bombarded a woman with "aggressive and sexually explicit" messages has been jailed.

Friday, August 9, 2019

Three separate inquests have opened into the deaths of three men killed within six weeks of each other.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

A drug driver who caused a crash that left a woman with a life-changing head injury has been jailed.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

A former special constable who carried an imitation weapon in public has been found to have committed gross misconduct.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

A City Hall politician has urged West Ham United to reveal plans to tackle hate crimes on match days.

Monday, August 5, 2019

A man who died after being detained at ExCeL London has been named.

Health

Friday, August 16, 2019

West Ham footballer Pablo Zabaleta has praised the success of a scheme designed to help people at risk of developing diabetes.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Campaigners have welcomed a demand by the mayor of Newham to halt London City Airport's consultation on expansion with more daily flights until it shows how it will tackling noise and climate emissions.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Campaigners and air quality academics have added their names to an open letter urging Sadiq Khan to halt the Silvertown tunnel.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Newham University Hospital is opening its doors to the community.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Newham is getting a new nurse to help SEN children and their families adapt as they move into adult services, courtesy of Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity.

Monday, August 12, 2019

Violence against staff at east London hospitals is on the rise, new figures reveal.

Sunday, August 11, 2019

A university professor has dismissed figures appearing to show Lyme disease cases increasing in the UK.

Environment

Friday, August 16, 2019

Campaigners have welcomed a demand by the mayor of Newham to halt London City Airport's consultation on expansion with more daily flights until it shows how it will tackling noise and climate emissions.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Campaigners and air quality academics have added their names to an open letter urging Sadiq Khan to halt the Silvertown tunnel.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

City Hall's environment committee has called on airspace decision-makers to prioritise the health and wellbeing of Londoners over the commercial interests of City Airport.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Three weeks after it was paused due to protests, an experiment to reduce the amount of traffic crossing an East Ham bridge is set to begin once more.

Friday, August 9, 2019

Extinction Rebellion protesters shut down some access to the Blackwall Tunnel at rush hour in opposition to the Silvertown Tunnel project connecting Newham and Greenwich.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

A proposed warehouse would put children at risk on their way to school, according to angry neighbours.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

A conservation group says a music festival at a wildlife haven has been given the go-ahead without a full understanding of the risk to rare species.

Politics

Friday, August 16, 2019

Campaigners have welcomed a demand by the mayor of Newham to halt London City Airport's consultation on expansion with more daily flights until it shows how it will tackling noise and climate emissions.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Campaigners and air quality academics have added their names to an open letter urging Sadiq Khan to halt the Silvertown tunnel.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Newham Council has apologised after parts of a consultation exploring ways to tackle air pollution were branded "racist" by campaigners.

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Newham Council has been ordered to pay a total of £16,832 to residents for failing to deal with their complaints properly and obstructing investigations.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Campaigners have demanded the mayor of London rethinks plans to build a controversial £1billion road tunnel between Silvertown and Greenwich.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

A battle for control of a strip of land in Newham is at the centre of a series of explosive allegations published in a new book today, Thursday, July 25.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Community groups have written to the Mayor of London with their concerns about a lack of genuinely affordable housing in the 600-home Stratford Waterfront development.

Education

Saturday, August 17, 2019

An East Ham teenager has called on schools and colleges to provide more advice about apprenticeships.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

A vice-principal described his sixth form's mission as being the borough's 'engine of social mobility' on the day it celebrated 'fantastic' A-level and BTEC results.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Grime star Stormzy has vowed to send his future children to Brampton Manor Academy after 100 pupils achieved straight A grades in their A-levels.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

A headteacher has warned youngsters could be put off studying maths and English at A-level on the day his school celebrates another year of success.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

There are celebrations all round at the London Academy of Excellence as 22 pupils secured places at Oxford or Cambridge.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Pupils at St Bonaventure's have seen their hard work pay off with a flurry of top grades.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Brampton Manor Academy pupil Hridita Rahman Khan admits she was "tearing up" when she received her A level results.

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Heritage

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Local historian Prof Ged Martin looks at the history of Liverpool Street Station

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

A battle for control of a strip of land in Newham is at the centre of a series of explosive allegations published in a new book today, Thursday, July 25.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Plans to build an innovative entertainment venue have hit a hurdle after councillors supported a critical report.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

A part-time shop assistant has kickstarted her career during a three-week adventure with "the largest museum in the world".

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Friday, July 12, 2019

A professional artist has painted 12 East End gents' portraits in a bid to record people from a "disappearing" community.

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Saturday, July 6, 2019

The self-confessed armed robber known as the East End's 'Black Widow' who spent 18 years in prison for murdering her partner is out to clear her name after 30 years.

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Monday, July 1, 2019

A woman who witnessed a pilot being shot down during the Second World War is trying to trace his family.

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