The MP for East Ham joined residents living with dementia for an early Christmas lunch.
The last few days have seen a bumper round of donations for the Christmas Toy Appeal.
Newham Council shook up its Christmas lunch service this month to help elderly residents beat the winter blues.
The MP for East Ham has reiterated his support for a referendum on the final Brexit deal after the prime minister postponed the vote on her terms for the UK to leave the European Union.
As the toy appeal reaches its’ midway point, Newham’s MPs have chipped in with a generous donation.
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.
Newham’s MPs have revealed they both plan to vote against prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal.
A mother-of-three who joined a Forest Gate GP surgery as a receptionist has celebrated her 30th anniversary at the practice — as its manager.
Campaigners face a delay in discovering the fate of their beloved Manor Park pub, after a planning committee deferred approving the redevelopment application.
Labour candidate Moniba Khan won the Boleyn ward by-election.
“London is moving east. We’re already there and everyone has to follow.”
Campaigners and mayor Rokhsana Fiaz have unveiled a “Long Live Boleyn” mural inspired by graffiti protesting the clubs move from Upton Park to the London Stadium.
A decision to turn Canning Town Library into a Nando’s has been deferred.
Newham councillors have written a letter opposing proposals to turn Canning Town Library into a chicken restaurant.
Companies from across the borough united to celebrate the best in business at the Newham Business Awards.
Another planning application has been made to redevelop a Manor House pub after the first was rejected.
The charity supporting Tower Hamlets and Newham’s hospitals aims to raise £1million for life-saving trauma research and care.
School assembly in Silvertown was music to pupils’ ears on Friday morning when teachers received thousands of pounds for new instruments, mics and amps.
The borough’s MPs have slammed a proposed shake up of the borough’s constituencies.
This week marked the launch of the East London Fashion District.
Squatters in a closed-down pub have been evicted after attempting to sell off parts of the building’s interior online.
Leaders of a Forest Gate mosque did not properly tell worshippers they had decided to sell the site and move to Ilford, the Charity Commission found.
East Ham MP Stephen Timms and London Assembly Member Unmesh Desai hosted a public meeting yesterday on serious crime in the capital.
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Meet Ismail as he settles into his first year at college.
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.
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