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16:44
Atlanta Boulevard, part of the ring road around the town centre. Picture: Google Maps Street View.

Proposals on the introduction of a 20mph speed limit zone in Romford town centre received just four responses from residents.

13:30
An anonymous collectioners sent the Coopers' Company and Coborn School one of their badges estimated to date back from the early 1900s or late 1800s.

A school received an usual letter from an anonymous collector, who found a 100-year-old badge in a flea market.

14:00
The Mayor of Havering Cllr Philippa Crowder and Iain Duncan Smith MP at the launch of the new rail training academy at Havering College

A rail training programme, which helps the long-term unemployed back into work was officially launched yesterday.

11:49
Robert Jones (second from right) and those supporting the petition in Farnham Road on Saturday.

Around 1,000 signatures have been gathered from concerned customers in a bid to stop a busy post office becoming a franchised branch.

10:28
Natasha Lewis and James Noar playing Cinderella and the Prince in Queen's Theatre's pantomime. Picture: Mark Sepple

A panto is not my first choice of entertainment and I usually get a headache when watching one from constantly rolling my eyes.

07:00
Amy Bundy, right, wins bronze at the 2016 Pre-Cadet British Judo Championships in Sheffield. Photo: Mike Varey.

A girl who was born with a hole in her heart has beaten the odds to become a martial arts champion.

Yesterday, 17:37
Lauren Squire Georgina Quarmby Isabel Squire- Yates Carole Squire Ben Yates

It’s your last chance to sign up to Sunday’s Santathon in aid of Saint Francis Hospice.

Yesterday, 15:41
Robert Darling. Picture: Metropolitan Police

An armed robber who managed to steal thousands of pounds from three different travel agents has been jailed for 13 years.

Yesterday, 15:00
Lodge Group by the Dementia Bus which is giving people the opportunity to experience what it is like to suffer from dementia. Home Care Manager Carly Rochester

Carers, which provide support to elderly people, experienced first hand life with dementia.

Sport

17:09
Shomari Barnwell tries to poke home for Dagenham & Redbridge against Heybridge Swifts

Daggers coach says Leo Donellan, Shomari Barnwell and Scott Heard must do better if they want to break into starting XI

13:30
Sam Mott of Hornchurch (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Latest news from the Supporters’ Association

11:00
Tyrique Hyde in action for Dagenham & Redbridge against Heybridge Swifts (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers teenager disappointed team could not capitalise on good start against Ryman North outfit

10:47
Romford manager Paul Martin issues instructions from the touchline (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Tonbridge Angels 2 Romford 2 (4-2 pens)

West Ham legend Tony Cottee

Hammers legend Tony Cottee wants to see a battling performance at Liverpool on Sunday

10:10
New Zealand's Neil Wagner hits out (pic Julian Herbert/Empics)

Left-arm seamer will play for county in Royal London One Day Cup and County Championship

10:00
Ross Wall of Hornchurch (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Hornchurch 1 Sudbury 0

Yesterday, 21:37
Shomari Barnwell of Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Essex Senior Cup fourth round: Dagenham & Redbridge 1 (Barnwell 42) Heybridge Swifts 3 (Sykes 16, Grant 17, Godbold 35)

Entertainment

10:28
Natasha Lewis and James Noar playing Cinderella and the Prince in Queen's Theatre's pantomime. Picture: Mark Sepple

A panto is not my first choice of entertainment and I usually get a headache when watching one from constantly rolling my eyes.

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Gary Edwards presenting Dancing With The Stars All Access in America.

“At the end of the day it’s what the BBC wants,” said a top dancer who is in the running to become Strictly’s new judge when Len Goodman retires from the show.

Sunday, November 13, 2016
Baxter Willoughby

Budding young actor Baxter Willoughby is due to play a young Prince in a documentary next year.

Sunday, November 13, 2016
Coral Jeffery and her new book Up the Road, Down the Line in front of Rainham War Memorial

An amateur historian, who has spent her life helping to preserve her neighbourhood, looks back at the stories of the last century, which shaped her community.

Friday, November 4, 2016
The Jive Aces

A swing band is returning to the streets where they started busking more than 25 years ago as part of a campaign to warn people about the dangers of drugs.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Queen's Theatre Partners in Crime production shots

Intrigue, romance and plenty of 1920s glamour are just some of the highlights of the Queen’s Theatre’s latest offering.

Monday, October 24, 2016
File photo dated 31/12/15 of fireworks as a call to restrict the use of fireworks to certain times of the year is due to be debated in Parliament.

Fireworks will be lighting up Havering’s skies next week – and we’ve rounded up some of the best events on offer in the borough this Guy Fawkes Night.

Thursday, October 20, 2016
The girls on a saturday night out. Picture Mark Sepple.

Had enough of the Brexit debate, gorillas and 2016 in general?

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Martina Cole at the Liberty shopping centre in Romford promoting The Good Life in 2014.

One of the UK’s best-loved crime writers will delight fans by signing copies of her new novel at a shopping centre on Saturday.

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