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London-bound trains are being delayed at Ilford due to plastic sheeting caught on overhead electric wires.

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Junior doctors have voted in favour of strike action (Pic:PA)

Junior doctors voted in favour of strike action over contract changes proposed by the Health Secretary.

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Scargill Infant School pupils with K-9 staff

Animal-loving youngsters were taught how to look after their pets when a dog rescue charity visited their school.

Queen's Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford

Medical staff working in Havering and Redbridge were the victims of more than 400 physical assaults over the past 12 months.

Yesterday, 21:24
Peter Patterson

Peter Patterson, 81, who went missing yesterday has been found safe and well.

Yesterday, 15:00
Rise Park Junior School opens new year 6 block it is aimed at preparing year 6 for year 7 and has all-singing and all-dancing equipment aimed at improving learning and teaching.

A Havering school opened a new building on Wednesday, dedicated to year six pupils as part of a commitment to improve learning experiences.

Yesterday, 15:00
Edward George Humphries, 91  fought in World War Two and has been awarded a Legional d'honneur by the French Embassy for his efforts during D-Day.

More than 70 years after the Normandy Landings, a 91-year-old man has received a medal for his war effort.

Yesterday, 12:48
Peter Patterson

Police are appealing for help in finding a vulnerable missing man with dementia.

Yesterday, 10:00
HIV Testing week leads up to World AIDS day on December 1

Charity urges sexual health checks


Yesterday, 16:20
West Ham United's Mauro Zarate scores his sides first goal from a free kick during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

Mauro Zarate’s free kick gave West Ham the lead but a cruel deflected goal cost them the three points

Yesterday, 09:30
Dagenham & Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers boss believes hosts did enough to beat promotion chasing Plymouth Argyle after 1-1 draw

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Marek Nahlik celebrates a goal for London Raiders (pic; John Scott)

National League: London Raiders 7 Oxford Stars 4

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Romford manager Paul Martin (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Ryman North: Romford 2 Cray Wanderers 3

Saturday, November 28, 2015
George Purcell of Hornchurch (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Ryman North: Hornchurch 4 Haringey Boro 1

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Dagenham manager Wayne Burnett (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

League Two: Dagenham & Redbridge 1 Plymouth Argyle 1

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Jamie Cureton of Dagenham (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Evergreen striker in primite position to replace injured McClure in attack for visit of Plymouth

Friday, November 27, 2015
Action from the latest indoor cricket league matches at UEL

Latest news from indoor cricket league


Sunday, November 22, 2015

With Christmas creeping ever closer, we know we are set for a few months of riotous theatre fun – thanks to the return of the ever-popular pantomime.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Colour in Romford

Prepare to see splashes of colour on some familiar Romford sights, as a new art initiative gets off the ground.

Sunday, October 11, 2015
William newton artist

An artist who has exhibited across the south of England is teaching a monthly watercolour painting workshop in Romford.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
Charlotte Powell and Tom Cornish, who are appearing in Queen's Theatre's Don't Look Now

In the opulent surroundings of Venice, terrifying supernatural forces derail a grieving husband and wife’s efforts to recover from the tragic loss of their young daughter.

Sunday, October 4, 2015
The Roy Orbison and the Traveling Wilburys tribute band on stage entertaining fans. Picture: Jayne Connor

A tribute band is bringing to the stage a supergroup that the world never got to see play live.

Saturday, October 3, 2015
American jazz singer Kai Hoffman, who is coming to Queen's Theatre, in Billet Lane, Hornchurch.

International jazz sensation Kai Hoffman is bringing the fabulous ’50s back to Hornchurch for one night only.

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Mark Anthony, who is bringing his Nat King Cole tribute show to the Brookside Theatre, in Romford. Picture: Mark Anthony

If you L.O.V.E big band music then why not swing down to Brookside Theatre, Eastern Road, Romford for an ‘Unforgettable’ night of Nat King Cole ballads.

Saturday, September 19, 2015
Tommy (L) and Daniel Young (R)

10-year-old-actors Tommy and Daniel Young were honoured to be included in the new 70s-inspired police sitcom Top Coppers - especially in a role that didn’t require too much practice...

Sunday, September 13, 2015
(Left to right) Claire Storey, Lucy Wells, Sarah Mahony, Tina Gray, Gemma Salter and Gilian Cally starring in Queen's Theatre's production Steel Magnolias. Picture: Mark Sepple

Although the Queen’s Theatre play is confined to a hairdressers in Louisiana, the women who frequent it go on huge journeys of personal growth and share everything from day-to-day musings to life-changing events.

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