Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.
A councillor has criticised the mayor for scrapping Christmas hamper deliveries for “vulnerable” pensioners.
If you were in Canning Town last Saturday, there’s a good chance you may have been shocked by the sight of some festive-looking bikers heading to Hermit Road Park.
Tesco kicked off this year’s Christmas Toy Appeal with a donation of around 50 toys.
A fractured gas mains caused traffic congestion when an area next to Gallions Reach shopping centre in Beckton had to be sealed off.
Children’s charity Ambition, Aspire, Achieve is opening a second site in Stratford.
Three women angry that girls miss school because they can’t afford sanitary products are giving teachers tampons.
Community projects in Newham have received more than £24,000 in funding in two years from Tesco’s Bags of Help programme.
Stephen Timms has welcomed a voluntary ban on sales of acids and other corrosive substances to under 18s - but believes more needs to be done.
Newham’s supermaket shoppers have donated 3,220 meals to charity this Christmas.
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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