Here is a selection of the World Book Day photos sent in by our readers.
The first local count of deaths among the homeless has revealed there were 22 fatalities in the borough.
Jamie Brown, of Archant’s Local Impact initiative, explains how to use social media to your advantage
A West Ham fan has spoken of his pride at starring in a national television advert.
Culture secretary Jeremy Wright explains why local newspapers are so important
A global “investment” scheme that targeted the Muslim community over two years has left some people claiming to be thousands of pounds out of pocket.
A pageant queen from Newham is using her position in the beauty industry to promote a positive message about body image.
Marlyand residents were left shocked after seeing what they believe to be antisemitic graffiti on a cashpoint.
The family of a woman who went missing in May have renewed appeals for information to find her eight months on.
The NR F1 Podcast reviews the 2018 Formula 1 season – with Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes top of the pile, plus some exiting developments awaiting in 2019.
Alistair Coleman, author of the hit book Angry People in Local Newspapers, has been speaking with Layth Yousif about the cult publication about to reach the bestsellers lists...
The tournament at the Copper Box Arena will have London Pulse involved later this month
A road in Canning Town has been named one of the unhealthiest high streets in London.
Jonathan Eldridge is the co-founder of Fossil Free Newham, an environmental action group which is lobbying to stop Newham Council investing in fossil fuels.
Following a sell-out event at the Copper Box Arena back in April, the Big Ballers are back to defend their title against London Lions, London’s Professional Basketball Team.
East London youngsters invited to give the sport a try
Do you know someone who’s gone “that bit further” in the name of fair play and sportsmanship in grassroots Essex football?
A Facebook group for dog owners from Plaistow is celebrating reaching more than 150 members.
The East Ham Conservative Party have selected their candidate to run as councillor in Boleyn ward.
This summer saw grass fire numbers in the borough almost treble in a single month.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced that tickets for the NBA London Game 2019 featuring the Washington Wizards and the New York Knicks will go on general sale Friday, October 19 at 9am.
The newly restructured FA Women’s Super League (FA WSL) will kick off an historic season on Sunday (September 9) when it becomes fully professional for the first time.
A voluntary project in Newham has been helping community centres and charities to tackle period poverty.
Thousands of people are taking to the streets of London today to protest Donald Trump’s visit to the UK.
Protestors are planning to target oil giant Shell’s event in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this weekend by playing a game of dodgeball outside the event.
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?
This is Nicole Schnappauf. She is the curriculum programme manager and teacher of mathematics. Find out her thoughts on teaching and working at NewVIc.
Meet Ismail as he settles into his first year at college.
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