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Ciaran and Geraldine White

Throughout 2016 the Recorder is running a mental health awareness campaign with Havering Mind. This week Emma Lake spoke to events co-ordinator Ciaran White about his experience of body dysmorphic disorder.

Seven men have been arrested by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and four tonnes of toxic waste removed after two fuel laundering plants were discovered in Essex on Wednesday Picture: HMRC

Seven men, including one in Hornchurch, have been arrested and four tonnes of toxic waste removed after two fuel laundering plants were discovered in Essex on Wednesday.

The M-eco Award was won by Mecca Bingo

Shoppers cast their votes and now staff from the Mercury Mall’s best shops have walked down the red carpet and received awards at a glitzy ceremony.

Queen's Hospital's A&E department

A pioneering emergency care trial directed between 50 and 60 patients a day away from A&E in a bid to focus resources on those in need of urgent care.

Ex West Ham footballer Tony Cottee launches the new Coral betting shop in the Libertyy Centre. L to R Terence Matthews, shop manager Julie Aston, Tony Cottee, Tayla Dobson and area manager Dave Blackery

West Ham legend Tony Cottee opened a new betting shop in the The Liberty shopping centre on Saturday.

Large park of the year - Raphael Park

Havering parks have been awarded a record 11 Green Flags sparking celebrations during Love Parks Week.

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Looking for work in marketing and PR? There are currently five positions available in Romford on Jobs24.

Travellers who set up camp in the closed park in OldChurch Road, Romford.

One man was arrested on suspicion of fly tipping and criminal damage as travellers were moved on from Oldchurch Park early this morning (Friday)

Travellers who set up camp in the closed park in OldChurch Road, Romford.

A group of travellers were moved on from Oldchurch Park, Oldchurch Road, Romford, in the early hours of this morning by police.

The former maternity unit at Harold Wood Hospital

A teenager has been awarded £8.5million in compensation after errors during her birth left her with a catastrophic brain injury.

A still from death walks

What keeps you up at night? Spiders, the dark, the undead?

If it’s the later then a zero budget horror movie filmed at Romford’s The Mercury Mall could have you quaking in your boots.

There are 12 construction jobs available on jobs24.co.uk Picture PA Images

Looking for work in the construction sector? There are currently 12 positions available in Romford on Jobs24.

The motorbike followed a man along Straight Road to Gallows Corner Picture: Google Streetview

A father drove two teenagers to safety when a armed man on a motorbike threatened to “cut them up and kill them”.

The heat wave is expected to last until Thursday

Havering will be hotter than Mexico City, Rio de Janeiro and Barcelona today with the mercury set to hit 33C.

Hundreds of women took part in Saint Francis Hospice's Star Walk this weekend

Hundreds of women walked under the stars in their pyjamas to support Saint Francis Hospice on Saturday.

Londoners will face miserable weather this weekend (Picture: PA Images)

A severe weather warning has been issued as forecasters predict heavy showers and thunderstorms across the south east tomorrow.

Saint Francis Hospice has been rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

A hospice is “thrilled and delighted” to have been rated outstanding by health inspectors.

The cast of Queen's Theatre's community musical Ourhouse perforn a flashmob at Tesco Roneo Corner

It’s not everyday you spot a musical cast shimmying down a supermarket travelator, but that’s exactly what surprised shoppers this weekend.

Queen's Hospital's A&E department

For two weeks people arriving at Queen’s Hospital’s A&E department who do not require emergency treatment will be redirected to other health providers.

Time FM Steve Allen.

Brexit, floods and homework were the topics debated in this week’s Time 107.5FM paper review today.

Concordia Academy

A long-awaited new school has applied for permission to spend its first year in the grounds of an existing Hornchurch primary school.

Some of the best paid jobs in Romford Picture: PA

Looking for a new job? Here’s a guide to some of the highest paid job opportunities currently being listed on Jobs24 in Romford.

Romford MP Andrew Rosindell

Romford MP Andrew Rosindell has given Andrea Leadsom his backing to become the next leader of the Conservative party and Prime Minister.

The man pictured in Romford on Saturday with a t-shirt which read,

A man pictured wearing a T-shirt that read “Yes we won! Now send them back” has been lambasted by people across the country.

Metro Security is sponsoring the Excellent Customer Service Award at the Havering Business Awards. Here managing director Trevor Wallace collects the 2015 Innovation Award

Businesses are being given an extra week to bid for award success.

Armed Forces day parade in Romford town centre

Veterans joined dignitaries and cadets to march through Romford town centre on Saturday.

Jobs in education are available at jobs24.co.uk Picture: PA Images

Looking for work in the education sector? There are currently 12 positions available in Romford on Jobs24.

Amanda Poll competes in Summer of Sound

Hundreds gathered to watch musicians fill a Romford mall with song on Saturday as the latest round of Summer of Sound saw eight contestants selected for the next heat.

Aiden Mahony, known to friends as Oggy, was stabbed in January

A man accused of stabbing a football fan to death in a Hornchurch pub will face a retrial, after the jury failed to reach a verdict yesterday (Friday).

Time FM Steve Allen.

Brexit, floods and homework were the topics debated in this week’s Time 107.5FM paper review today.

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