Famous women scientists took centre stage at a school in Manor Park when pupils explained their discoveries and sang songs in their honour.
Stratford's Gavin Rumgay came up short in reclaiming automatic entry into next year's BetVictor World Championship of Ping Pong, writes Ziad Chaudry.
At least two homeless people have died at the Stratford Centre this year, and eight across Newham - but not all of them were recorded. Here, we tell their stories.
Hammers' Lukasz Fabianski is imporoving with every game
A Royal Docks Academy pupil has passed GCSE English - despite not speaking a word of the language just three years ago.
London Lions have captured six foot ten inch big man Kervin Bristol in a massive coup for the club following his season with Vytautas in Lithuania last year.
Nine new boys give the Hammers a huge makeover
Lukasz is Pole position after first game at Ipswich
Year Five pupils from Essex Primary School performed a concert in honour of Refugee Week, telling stories of oppression from the past 120 years.
In one of our final blogs of this year's World Cup, Lane Dias reviews semi-final one
With the group stage of the World Cup in the books, how much can you remember about the opening round of games?
The 24-year-old played a crucial part in helping England qualify for the World Cup quarter-finals
More World Cup action, more late drama as darkhorses Belgium come from two goals down to snatch an injury-time win over plucky Japan.
Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews the first last-16 tie
Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power previews the second round of matches
Senegal were meeting Colombia for just the second time in all competitions, with the only previous encounter an international friendly in 2014 which ended in a 2-2 draw in Buenos Aires.
Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews game three on day 11 of the tournament
Read Layth Yousif's World Cup blog after England's stunning, sublime - and quite frankly unbelievable - 6-1 victory over Panama which has got the country dreaming...
West Ham United capture the signing of Polish goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski for an undisclosed fee from Swansea City.
Newham Recorder chats to Sue Price of East Ham, a foster parent who cares for babies through the Newham borough council, about what to expect as a foster carer to infants
Located in the heart of east London, Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc) sixth form college is dedicated to helping students aged 16-19 progress into higher education and employment.
It's the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald's restaurant?
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