Politicians have urged West Ham United's board to ban activists accused of fuelling racism in football.
Famous women scientists took centre stage at a school in Manor Park when pupils explained their discoveries and sang songs in their honour.
About 300 people attended a vigil for the victims of the New Zealand terror attack.
People from the Red Cross, Royal London Hospital and anti-violent crime charities were there to show how knife crime and gang life can be avoided and how to handle it.
Year six pupils have been joined by East Ham MP Stephen Timms as they took part in a week-long course about journalism and university life.
What would you give up doing if you could? Maybe you'd like to give up work (or school/college)? Or maybe travelling on crowded buses and tube trains? Or the rut you've got yourself into in your relationships with other people?
Eight MPs have called on a church leader to axe plans to turn Catholic schools into academies.
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.
Ana Lissa, who is progressing onto her level 3 course at NewVIc, says : "You'll be amazed with all it has to offer"
Drama and performing arts teacher Annie offers her insight into working at NewVIc college and what she loves about it
Join Newham Music as they bring Newham's award-winning community opera, Full Circle, to the Royal Festival Hall
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