How low must criminals be to break into a charity shop which is raising money for a children’s hospice?

Music wafted through Langtons Gardens as 1,500 people enjoyed a summer concert yesterday (Sunday, June 11).

Kinda’s schoolwear shop is just one that has been forced to close this year. Picture: KEN MEARS

If all the tension and drama of polling day has left you a little confused, here’s the Recorder’s guide to what you can expect as the 2017 general election comes to a climax.

Following the spate of stabbings last month, sadly resulting in the death of a young man at The Brewery, residents were quick to call for more police action.

Dogs and their owners descended on Hornchurch Country Park for a Woofs and Walkies Dog Show on Sunday, June 4.

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Peguy Kato is holding an anti-knife march through Romford following the stabbing of her son. Picture: ELINOR HOSKINS

Think you know Havering? Take our quiz to find out whether you can recognise its parks.

Following the terror attack in Manchester on Monday, the chief executive of Havering Council urged people “not to let this atrocity divide our communities”.

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A car was driven into a group of students outside Havering College, injuring one.

Two teenagers have been charged with the murder of a 20-year-old man found with a stab wound at The Brewery, Romford, on Thursday, May 18.

Last week we focused on the fears that a planning application to demolish a popular community centre and replace it with four houses would be approved by the council.

Work will begin on Monday on improvements to the Drill roundabout in Gidea Park.

A parking enforcment officer parking on double yellow lines

Kids Activity Expo will be held in Havering next month and the Romford Recorder is proud to be the official media partner.

The flag is thought to be one of most important recent discoveries

Theresa May called for a snap election. Picture: PA

A man who was hit by a car in Rainham on Saturday evening has died.

Havering Town Hall. Picture: KEN MEARS

Tracey Brennan and staff at Jackson’s Cafe after the break-in. Picture: KEN MEARS

A woman will be taking part in a charity fun run in Hyde Park on Sunday in memory of her son who died after suffering a stroke at the age of 18.

Work is due to start today on building 46 new homes and two new commercial units in Briar Road, Harold Hill as the latest phase of Havering Council’s housing programme gets under way.

This week, Max Chapman, who did a DJ set at the new Sankeys East nightclub, Romford, on Saturday, picks his top 10 favourite tracks

The Commonwealth Flag is flying at Havering Town Hall today to mark Commonwealth Day.

A shopping trolley was among the rubbish hauled out of the River Ingrebourne by volunteers.

A Hornchurch teenager whose body was found at the bottom of cliffs in Pembrokeshire had an infection that could have caused disorientation and confusion, an inquest into his death heard on Friday, March 3.

Ninety-four per cent of parents in Havering have been offered one of their top three choice secondary schools.

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