Newham's Brampton Manor Academy and Forest Gate Community School have been named in the top 50 performing schools nationally.
The Duke of Cambridge described football as "part of the fabric of this nation" as he met young people involved in a project using the sport to save lives.
Pupils from schools across east London paid a visit to the Shrouds of the Somme memorial in the Olympic Park.
Green-fingered youngsters have been planting daffodil bulbs outside their school thanks to a housing developer.
More than a third of 16-year-olds in Newham failed to pass both their English and maths GCSEs this year.
A 10-year-old from Stratford has chopped off her locks for charity.
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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