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Yesterday, 18:00

In his latest column, Prof Ged Martin takes us on a stagecoach journey back through the mists of time

This is why emergency services were in Hornchurch this afternoon.

An inquest into the death of Harvey, 7, opened today (Friday, September 21).

Havering residents are invited to be part of a community event which looks at how working together can prevent crime.

An award winning play by the National Theatre has been adapted specifically for children and will be performed in schools in Dagenham and Havering.

A college student made it to the final of a prestigious fashion competition at London Fashion Week, showcasing her work on the runway.

A man was injured following a fight in Exchange Street this morning.

A Havering care home is trying to raise awareness about dementia by supporting World Alzheimer’s Day.

A witness in the Beniamin Pieknyi murder trial told the court today he’d pleaded with the alleged attacker, telling him “it’s not worth it”.

A resident has grown a massive pumpkin at a Havering-atte-Bower garden that is said to be 10ft in circumference.

Havering’s NHS hospital trust has appointed the former chief financial officer of British Airways as its new CFO.

From taking dance classes just for fun, to getting prepared to perform in front of thousands, a teenage street dance group is reaching new heights.

A group of volunteers at a Hornchurch Charity are raising funds to provide a multi-sports court and beds for children in Ethiopia.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 09:20

A man was injured following a fight in Exchange Street this morning.

Thu, 18:04

A witness in the Beniamin Pieknyi murder trial told the court today he’d pleaded with the alleged attacker, telling him “it’s not worth it”.

Thu, 10:03

A police officer caught driving a car without insurance or a MOT certificate committed “gross misconduct”, a hearing found.

Health

Yesterday, 07:00

A Havering care home is trying to raise awareness about dementia by supporting World Alzheimer’s Day.

Thu, 14:58

Havering’s NHS hospital trust has appointed the former chief financial officer of British Airways as its new CFO.

Tue, 07:00

The number of diabetic people having “devastating” toe, foot and limb amputations in Havering has risen by almost a third since 2014, shocking figures reveal.

Environment

Thu, 17:00

A resident has grown a massive pumpkin at a Havering-atte-Bower garden that is said to be 10ft in circumference.

Mon, 15:13

A partnership scheme that aims to improve habitats for wildlife by restoring the River Rom is encouraging residents to get involved.

Friday, August 17, 2018

A community that has been left “disappointed” after the decision to build on a contentious open space by their homes was given the green light.

Politics

Yesterday, 15:00

Havering residents are invited to be part of a community event which looks at how working together can prevent crime.

Thu, 07:00

A total of 673 affordable homes weren’t built when they should have been, a report has shown.

Wed, 19:04

Firefighters and the RSPCA helped rescue a lucky black cat from a car engine in Elm Park.

Education

Wed, 12:00

Pupils and staff at a Collier Row school celebrated the opening of new classrooms and a learning centre with a special ceremony.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Staff, students and ward councillors gathered at a Hornchurch secondary school to celebrate the beginning of not just a new school year, but a new name as well.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

The executive headteacher of Broadford Primary School has been suspended from duty whilst an investigation into allegations of cheating in exams takes place.

Heritage

Yesterday, 18:00

In his latest column, Prof Ged Martin takes us on a stagecoach journey back through the mists of time

Tue, 15:00

A historical novel detailing the lives of eight RAF pilots is being republished to mark the 100th anniversary of the RAF.

Mon, 12:05

Residents gathered for a special Battle of Britain exhibition in Elm Park to mark the 78th anniversary of the battle during the Second World War.

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