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Yesterday, 18:35
The fire brigade was called after a whole roof lifted up in the wind

The roof of a block of garages completely lifted up in the wind and had to be brought to the ground by the fire brigade.

Yesterday, 16:39
the dance-music festival We Are FSTVL will run from May 27 to June 1, 2016 in Upminster

Organisers of a dance-music festival have been granted a license after promising officials measures will be taken to avoid the chaos seen as revellers tried to leave last year’s event.

Yesterday, 17:37
Time FM Steve Allen hosts the weekly chat with the Recorder

Parking, Gallows Corner and Australia’s answer to Nigella Lawson were the topics dissected at last week’s Time 107.5 FM weekly paper review.

Yesterday, 17:08
Leah Clarke Dyer (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

Havering police is asking for help to find a 14-year-old girl, who has been missing for over a week.

Yesterday, 12:04
London will not quite escape Storm Imogen (Picture: PA Images)

Londoners are being warned to expect gale force winds of up to 70 miles per hour and heavy rain on Monday as Storm Imogen sweeps over Britain.

Yesterday, 11:48
Who will you vote for? (Credit: PA/Jon Giddens)

Three charities in the borough will receive up to £12,000, and readers of the Recorder can help decide who should get the proceeds.

Yesterday, 10:47
The lucky pupils at the airport for their first flight

Lucky pupils have taken to the skies for the first time in their lives as part of their school’s global vision.

Yesterday, 10:11
Police and ambulance attended the scene on Saturday morning

The driver escaped with no injuries after his car overturned on Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch on Saturday morning.

Yesterday, 08:06
Image of woman police wish to speak with

Detectives have released images of a woman they would like to speak to following a distraction burglary.

Sport

Yesterday, 17:00
Daggers keeper Mark Cousins (pic: David Simpson/TGSPHOTO)

Dagenham & Redbridge keeper says team must take game to opponents after old problem costs them at Cambridge

Yesterday, 13:38
Schools are fighting it out for a place in the London Youth Games volleyball finals (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Borough rivals chase volleyball honours

West Ham United's Mark Noble (right) gives the thumbs up to the away fans after the Barclays Premier League match at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton.

Hammers captain Mark Noble makes his 350th appearance in claret and blue

Yesterday, 10:30
Ashley Chambers of Dagenham & Redbridge and Lewis Page of Cambridge United (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Ned Keating provides player ratings following the 1-0 loss at Cambridge United

Yesterday, 09:12
Bailey Chittock gave London Raiders the lead against former club Chelmsford (pic: John Scott)

National League: Chelmsford 8 London Raiders 2

Sunday, February 7, 2016
London Raiders forward Mason Webster fights for possession with Invicta's Josh Condren (pic: John Scott)

South East Cup: London Raiders 2 Invicta 7

Sunday, February 7, 2016
Hornchurch manager Jim McFarlane (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Ryman North: Hornchurch 0 Cheshunt 2

Saturday, February 6, 2016
West Ham United's Enner Valencia (left) falls over in the box after battling for the ball with Southampton's Maya Yoshida during the Barclays Premier League match at St Mary's Stadium, Southampton.

Another sluggish start by the Hammers cost them against the Saints at St Mary’s

Saturday, February 6, 2016
Dagenham & Redbridge manager John Still (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Dagenham & Redbridge boss says wind played a huge part in defeat at U’s

Entertainment

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
The cast of hit musical Avenue Q, which is coming to Queen's Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch, next month. Picture: Avenue Q

Growing up, sexuality and the true purpose of the internet are just some of the issues the puppet cast of Avenue Q will be taking on when they bring the show to the Queen’s Theatre this week.

Monday, February 1, 2016
Time FM Steve Allen hosts the weekly chat with the Recorder

Europe was the top story discussed during the Recorder’s weekly slot on Time 107.5 FM on Friday.

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Sanders School celebrated the success and achievements of its pupils at Queen's Theatre in Hornchurch. Photo Stacey Kyraciou

A school honoured the many achievements of its pupils both past and present at a glittering ceremony at a Hornchurch theatre last Thursday.

Thursday, January 28, 2016
X Factor contestants 4th Impact with pupils at Elm Park Primary School. Photo: Paul Bennett

As pupils at a school in Havering sat down for morning assembly shock spread across their faces as four X Factor contestants strolled through the school hall.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Fred Praver, 84, with his painting of Langtons House at the launch of his first ever solo exhibition, at Havering Museum

An artist who has painted more than 50 pieces after coming to the hobby late in life is delighted to have unveiled his first ever solo exhibition.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Hilldene Primary has achieved the prestigious NACE Challenge Award for excellence in provision for able, gifted and talented pupils.

A primary school has achieved an award for being able to challenge gifted and talented pupils.

Monday, January 25, 2016
Students from RADA in London shooting scenes for a project at the Tithe Barn in Upminster

It was lights, camera, action at a historic Upminster landmark when budding filmmakers from one of London’s top drama schools visited.

Monday, January 25, 2016
People pay their respects at the commemorative service for Holocaust Memorial Day in Coronation Gardens. Photo: Vickie Flores

The survivors and victims of unimaginable horrors around the world were remembered and honoured at a memorial event on Sunday.

Sunday, January 24, 2016
All Saints Players rehearsing for their production of Ali Baba. Photo: Mike Webb

Members of an amateur dramatics group celebrated the company’s 50th birthday with a production of a well-loved classic story on Friday and Saturday.

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