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Following the terror attack in Manchester on Monday, the chief executive of Havering Council urged people “not to let this atrocity divide our communities”.

Two men, both in their 20s, were stabbed in two separate attacks just a few minutes apart late last night.

A teenager has described the 20-year-old who was stabbed to death in The Brewery last week as an “amazing boyfriend”.

When Beatrice Way suffered a massive stroke, her husband Alexander remembers clearly thinking it meant the end of their dream to have a baby.

More than a thousand fundraisers were bathed in glorious sunshine – and colourful bubbles – as they tackled a 5km course.

A boating enthusiast whose dream of owning his own vessel was ruined by Brexit has set up the country’s only boat sharing website.

The 20-year-old who was killed at The Brewery last week has been locally named as Hosam Eisa.

Scouts past and present came together at the weekend to mark a special anniversary.

With the general election only weeks away, you only have until the end of the day to register to vote.

The sister of a bouncer who was stabbed to death said she had flashbacks, after a 20-year-old was killed at The Brewery on Thursday.

When you go for a massage you expect to feel a) comfortable, b) relaxed and possibly c) a bit groggy if you’ve fallen asleep on the table.

The Women’s Institute has been around for more than 100 years but it still struggles to shake off the image that it is all about jam and cake.

Nearly 200 students were screened by nurses over two days to check if any of them are at risk of cardiac arrest.

Crime & Court

Following the terror attack in Manchester on Monday, the chief executive of Havering Council urged people “not to let this atrocity divide our communities”.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

A car was driven into a group of students outside Havering College, injuring one.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Two teenagers have been charged with the murder of a 20-year-old man found with a stab wound at The Brewery, Romford, on Thursday, May 18.

Health

Yesterday, 17:00

When Beatrice Way suffered a massive stroke, her husband Alexander remembers clearly thinking it meant the end of their dream to have a baby.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Havering’s NHS trust managed to avoid the worst effects of Friday’s cyber attack by taking systems offline immediately, the Recorder can reveal.

Monday, May 15, 2017

In the wake of Friday’s cyber attack on the NHS, Havering’s health trust is urging patients to only visit A&E in real emergencies.

Environment

Monday, May 15, 2017

Residents who fought a lengthy battle against plans for a gravel extraction plant near their homes have lost their fight.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Passionate protesters presented a petition of more than 1,000 signatures opposing plans for a controversial cemetery to an inquiry which opened on Tuesday, May 9.

Monday, May 8, 2017

A petition urging the government to take more action against fly-tippers has been halted due to the general election.

Politics

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

To help voters get to know parliamentary candidates before the election on Thursday, June 8, we’ve been talking to some of them for 80 seconds.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A leadership takeover bid at Havering Council was thwarted by the council’s legal team.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Passionate protesters presented a petition of more than 1,000 signatures opposing plans for a controversial cemetery to an inquiry which opened on Tuesday, May 9.

Education

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Nearly 200 students were screened by nurses over two days to check if any of them are at risk of cardiac arrest.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Thousands of children in Havering are being tested on their maths, English and science this month - but how would you fare?

Monday, May 8, 2017

A number of professionals and experts delivered a range of talks around safeguarding children from issues like gang violence at a secondary school conference last week.

Heritage

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Georgian manor Rainham Hall is one of Havering’s most delightful gems, with its beautiful features and stunning gardens. Creative programme manager Sally James tells us about the attraction’s past and present.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Seventy-six years ago this week London suffered its last major air raid. DAVID ADAMS’ father was a Gidea Park firefighter and was called to help keep Fleet Street from burning.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Havering Libraries’ Local Studies and Family History Centre in the Central Library provides an excellent starting point for you to research Havering’s history and to begin your own family history.

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