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A mental health service helping Havering’s vulnerable youngsters is one of just three healthcare schemes shortlisted for a national award celebrating its compassion and ambition.

Havering’s youngsters have the chance to ignite their own potential by signing up to this year’s fire cadet course.

Yesterday, 17:15

An allotments 100th birthday celebration grew to be a great success this weekend.

Yesterday, 16:00

A group helping Havering’s disabled residents celebrated its 40th anniversary in style this weekend with a fun-filled barbecue.

Yesterday, 14:16

Romford’s bingo-goers had a bumper year this year, as one bingo hall paid out more than £1.8million.

Yesterday, 14:00

Moving 450 miles from your home to buy, build and run a zoo might sound like a madcap scheme straight out of Hollywood, but for one Havering couple that ambition has become a reality.

Yesterday, 12:30

The trial of a former Havering Council worker accused of historical child sex offences has been halted.

Yesterday, 11:50

I’m not a cheapskate, I’m using psychology

Yesterday, 11:30

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50 minutes ago

Urchins safely through to first qualifying round after beaten Bostik North rivals on Saturday

Yesterday, 18:45

England’s men were edged out by Germany in a seven-goal thriller during their EuroHockey Championships pool B clash in Amsterdam.

Yesterday, 17:00

Ardleigh Green had to settle for a draw at Benfleet in their latest Essex League Division Three outing.

Yesterday, 16:00

Old Brentwoods gave their survival hopes in Essex League Division Two a shot in the arm with victory over fourth-placed Loughton.

Yesterday, 15:00

Dagenham & Redbridge benefited from a late lapse in concentration from Fylde to draw 2-2 at Mill Farm, according to Coasters boss Dave Challinor.

Yesterday, 14:00

Hutton maintained their pursuit of Essex League Division Two leaders Hainault with an emphatic eight-wicket win over Old Southendian.

Yesterday, 13:22

The draw for the first qualifying round of this season’s FA Cup has been made

Yesterday, 12:00

Gidea Park & Romford came up agonisingly short as their Essex League Division One clash with bottom club Harlow ended in a draw.

Hammers Ogbonna insists last-minute decision was never a penalty


Yesterday, 10:00

A show celebrating the “special” music of legendary soul and R&B singer Ben E King and The Drifters, is making its way to the borough.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

In less than a month the timeless musical Life Could Be A Dream will make its UK premiere at Romford’s Brookside Theatre.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Audiences will be transported to the glitz and glamour of the roaring twenties when a top dance orchestra swings into town.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Scottish rock band Big Country, who created hits that climbed the eighties charts both in the UK and America, is set to wow audiences in Havering once again.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

You don’t have to know your birdie from your bogey to enjoy a “hilarious farce” about a golf club, which is being premiered to a British audience for the first time.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Think back to an era when the mini was the car to have as was the skirt, the Fab Four were riding high in the charts, new dance crazes were perfected in clubs, and Mods rivalled Rockers.

Monday, July 31, 2017

An up and coming rapper is hoping to hit the big time with his latest video that has so far attracted more than 5,000 views on YouTube.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Although it’s barely five miles from Hornchurch village to the borough boundary at Noak Hill, the northern half of 19th century Havering contained both a wheat belt and cattle country.

Monday, July 24, 2017

A heavy metal band from Romford is playing to defeat their competition and make a bigger name for themselves.

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