The principal of a sixth form college in Newham who gave up a high-flying career as a lawyer to help young people from disadvantaged backgrounds has won a prestigious award.
Jordan Dujon, Omar Jamal and Frankie Woods showed quality in their respective bouts
Two brothers from Newham were the youngest pupils in the country to pass a GCSE exam this year.
West Ham U23s hosted Arsenal U23s at the London Stadium on Friday evening in Premier League 2, Division 1. Read on for Layth Yousif’s PLAYER RATINGS
A record number of students at the London Academy of Excellence have got into top universities.
More than 100 pupils at Brampton Manor Academy are celebrating straight A* and A grades this morning - and the entire year group have secured university places.
A work experience programme set up by a Newham University Hospital doctor has seen students receive offers to study medicine at Oxford and Cambridge.
Nine new boys give the Hammers a huge makeover
When a fire broke out in a Silvertown munitions factory in 1917, Andrea Angel knew how dangerous it could be.
The experienced ace played 31 times for the O’s during the 2016/17 season and is still fondly remembered by the E10 faithful
A hero chemist who was killed in the Silvertown explosion while attempting to rescue others will be honoured with a blue plaque.
Dave Evans watched a campaign of frustration, of horrendous mistakes, and of protests that were bitter and at times ugly
We see their names on a daily basis, but who are the people who have one of Newham’s roads in their honour? Sophie Morton takes a look at some of the stories behind the streets.
A school in East Ham has maintained its ‘outstanding’ rating for six years.
A talented teenage musician will be following in the footsteps of Elton John, Annie Lennox and Katherine Jenkins after winning a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music.
Preston striker Jordan Hugill is the only new arrival
The 19-year-old, who spent five years at O’s, was part of the Seagulls squad which travelled to Middlesbrough on Saturday, but didn’t make the bench
The 22-year-old has agreed a contract until the summer of 2020, but has returned to Rocks on loan for the rest of the campaign
The Hammers injury-hit side come from behind to earn a precious point at the London Stadium
Hard-working students at a Stratford sixth form college have been rewarded with more than one in 10 offered an Oxbridge place.
It wasn’t pretty, but West Ham are through to the FA Cup fourth round
Injuries set to rule out Arnautovic and Oxford for FA Cup showdown
The O’s will make the trip up to the Hawthorns with confidence while the Baggies have struggled for wins in recent months
UEL had a comfortable 3-0 victory over Oxford in this week’s fixture to extend their lead at the top of the Premier South table.
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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