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Yesterday, 15:20

A man who knifed a much-loved teenager 11 times in the head, chest, arms and legs within metres of a primary school was sentenced to 14 years imprisonment today.

X Factor star and TV personality Stacey Solomon has visited patients and staff at Queen’s Hospital, Romford, after donating £17,000 to the hospital’s charity.

The Dualers have been announced this week as the second headline act for the Havering Show.

A mum-of-three who cites love as her biggest source of inspiration has launched a jewellery design brand named after her children.

IVF treatment, boob jobs and weight loss surgery are some of the NHS treatments that could be axed in the borough to save £55million under new proposals.

The world wars cast the longest shadow over the 20th century, but it is a different conflict of the time which will be in the spotlight next week.

An exhibition will be held next week for a proposal to redevelop an industrial area.

Residents up and down the borough will be putting on their red noses, dressing up in costumes and doing silly things to raise money for Comic Relief.

A schools’ mental health awareness event – the first of its kind in Havering – has been hailed as a huge success.

A former solder, turned semi-professional singer aims to raise hundreds of pounds for a charity that helps limbless ex-serviceman.

A man convicted of killing a 17-year-old by stabbing him 11 times within metres of a primary school is due to be sentenced at The Old Bailey later today.

Flags were flown at half mast over Havering Town Hall today to pay respect to those killed and injured in the Westminster attack.

Proposals for a solar park on a nature reserve have been discontinued, it was announced last night.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 15:20

A man who knifed a much-loved teenager 11 times in the head, chest, arms and legs within metres of a primary school was sentenced to 14 years imprisonment today.

Yesterday, 07:00

A man convicted of killing a 17-year-old by stabbing him 11 times within metres of a primary school is due to be sentenced at The Old Bailey later today.

Thu, 14:06

Flags were flown at half mast over Havering Town Hall today to pay respect to those killed and injured in the Westminster attack.

Health

Yesterday, 18:00

X Factor star and TV personality Stacey Solomon has visited patients and staff at Queen’s Hospital, Romford, after donating £17,000 to the hospital’s charity.

Yesterday, 12:09

IVF treatment, boob jobs and weight loss surgery are some of the NHS treatments that could be axed in the borough to save £55million under new proposals.

Yesterday, 09:23

A schools’ mental health awareness event – the first of its kind in Havering – has been hailed as a huge success.

Environment

Thu, 11:45

Proposals for a solar park on a nature reserve have been discontinued, it was announced last night.

Monday, March 13, 2017

A shopping trolley was among the rubbish hauled out of the River Ingrebourne by volunteers.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

After apologising for the lack of recycling bags available last week - the council now says supplies have been replenished.

Politics

Wed, 15:32

Two people are believed to have died and a dozen injured in a suspected terror attack outside Parliament this afternoon.

Mon, 15:27

Havering’s children’s services is to receive a £2.4million boost over the next two years, it was announced today.

Friday, March 17, 2017

A petition for the government to do more to tackle fly-tippers was launched by a residents’ association today.

Education

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Looking to the future, three schools are proposing to form a multi-academy trust, in a bid to fall in line with government plans.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Peer pressure can be a major social issue for teenagers and can lead to them making bad decisions which could affect them in later life.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Ninety-four per cent of parents in Havering have been offered one of their top three choice secondary schools.

Heritage

Yesterday, 12:00

The world wars cast the longest shadow over the 20th century, but it is a different conflict of the time which will be in the spotlight next week.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

A look back at the biggest local stories from this day 20, 40 and 60 years ago.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

DAVID ADAMS explores the conflict in his great-grandfather’s life – between beer and belief

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