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Children who were worried their dreams would never come true had their wishes granted at the weekend when they met Disney princesses.

Yesterday, 15:00
Mayor of havering, Cllr Linda Trew comissioned Havering College of Further and Higher Education,  students to create a float. for the New Year’s Day Parade,

The mayor of Havering will dazzle spectators of the New Year’s Day Parade as she travels through the streets of London in a vintage steam train and carriage thanks to Havering College construction students.

Yesterday, 12:00
Christmas jumpers raised enough to build a classroom for less fortunate children

As term came to a close and the ho-ho-holidays were due to start one school allowed its lucky pupils to really get into the festive spirit.

Yesterday, 09:00
CM Atkinson from the Harold Hill Fire Station (photo: Arnaud Stephenson)

One mum-of-two proves that being a woman doesn’t make a difference when it comes to fighting fires and saving lives.

Fri, 16:25
Deck the halls with boughs of holly - and doughnuts  (photo: Arnaud Stephenson)

“You wouldn’t want to eat one, really – I’ve tried about four and even I don’t like them.”

Fri, 15:28
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Detectives are hunting for thugs who carried out a brutal early-morning attack in Romford town centre.

The 'Ho Ho Honut', the stuff of Christmas nightmares

Christmas just got a whole lot better – thanks to a Havering bakery chain.

Sport

Ryman Premier: Hornchurch 0 Tonbridge Angels 0

29 minutes ago
Romford's Tom Richardson missed from the penalty spot in defeat at Brentwood (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Ryman North: Brentwood 1 Romford 0

47 minutes ago

Our West Ham blogger wants the press and other cynics to eat some humble pie

Yesterday, 17:56
Bobby Reid of Plymouth Argyle scores the second goal against Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Sky Bet League Two: Plymouth Argyle 3 Dagenham Redbridge 0

Yesterday, 17:11
West Ham United's Andy Carroll celebrates scoring their fist goal during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

The Hammers show no mercy to bottom team Leicester City with a routine victory

Yesterday, 09:01
Luke Howell of Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Luke Howell is back after serving his three-match suspension

Fri, 22:18
Jon Nouble of Dagenham & Redbridge in action against Cheltenham Town last season (pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO).

Youngster joins Essex team for a month

Entertainment

Friday, December 5, 2014

Gravenurst’s lauded Nick Talbot, whose tragic death aged 37 was announced this morning, releases unheard material and two early albums that only reinforce his talents.

Monday, December 1, 2014
John Grant - With The BBC Philharmonic Orchestra: Live In Concert

The BBC Philharmonic Orchestra are employed to superb effect in this spine-tingling concert with the singer-songwriter.

Friday, November 28, 2014
Kelis - Live In London

Kelis comes out on top with nifty reinterpretations of career classics and a feast of fun from her latest album.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Kill It Kid - You Owe Nothing

Brit rockers wring every ounce of emotion from this debut set - but is it enough?

Monday, November 24, 2014
Iamamiwhoami - Blue

Swedish audiovisual artist Jonna Lee has come up trumps with the year’s most joyously complex pop record.

Saturday, November 22, 2014
Hillary and Pedro. Picture by: John Webster

“Nobody’s riding around on horses in Romford town centre,” says a passionate presenter looking to change the face of line dancing in a new TV show.

Friday, November 21, 2014
Neil Young - Storytone

Young offers fans intimate solo and lavishly orchestrated versions of the same songs, with typically mixed results.

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