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A father enjoyed a pleasant surprise when he took his family on a day out to Woburn Safari Park and was given the VIP treatment for becoming the park’s 20 millionth visitor.

Havering’s A&E department has been given £1million from the Department of Health (DoH), to continue a pioneering project to cut waiting times.

A nurse who had never before competed in a race let alone a marathon has raised more than £2,100 for Richard House Children’s Hospice.

In an attempt to save lives and deter drivers from breaking speed limits, new sentencing guidelines came into effect yesterday.

With obesity in adults and children continually rising, concerns abound not only as to the content of the food we are eating, and how active we are, but also to the medical conditions which can come on as a result.

As the dust settles on the London Marathon and participants tend to their aches and pains now is the time to acknowledge the charitable efforts of Havering’s many runners.

Major refurbishment works costing more than £1.5million have begun at a leisure centre to improve its facilities.

After a busy career catching crooks a former police officer continues to make sure houses stay safe by fitting burglar alarms.

A boxing legend came to Romford on Saturday and proved to be a real knockout with shoppers.

Julie Marson has been announced as the Conservative candidate for Dagenham and Rainham, saying she promises to help “deliver Brexit”.

Hundreds of people enjoyed the festivities as St George’s Day was celebrated across the borough.

Campaigners who believed they were successful in thwarting plans for a controversial cemetery next to a golf course, are once again fighting proposals.

Residents of Dovers Farm Estate celebrated St George’s Day with a number of activities for the whole community to enjoy.

Crime & Court

Yesterday, 12:50

In an attempt to save lives and deter drivers from breaking speed limits, new sentencing guidelines came into effect yesterday.

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 53-year-old man was left in hospital with a life threatening head injury, after a hit and run last night.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

An angler from Romford has been fined for illegally fishing in Dagenham.

Health

Havering’s A&E department has been given £1million from the Department of Health (DoH), to continue a pioneering project to cut waiting times.

Yesterday, 12:00

With obesity in adults and children continually rising, concerns abound not only as to the content of the food we are eating, and how active we are, but also to the medical conditions which can come on as a result.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

A leading clean air campaigner has warned parents about the invisible danger that pollution poses to small children.

Environment

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

A leading clean air campaigner has warned parents about the invisible danger that pollution poses to small children.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

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.

Politics

Mon, 16:04

Julie Marson has been announced as the Conservative candidate for Dagenham and Rainham, saying she promises to help “deliver Brexit”.

Mon, 12:00

Campaigners who believed they were successful in thwarting plans for a controversial cemetery next to a golf course, are once again fighting proposals.

Mon, 10:00

A mum-of-two has warned a political party against taking voters for granted by selecting election candidates not familiar with the area.

Education

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The borough’s current Year 11 pupils face change this summer as they sit the new-style GCSEs.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Parents across the borough were manically refreshing their inboxes yesterday to find out which school their children will be attending in September and indeed for the next seven years of their lives.

Friday, April 14, 2017

Primary school pupils will not be going hungry over the holidays as they were given dozens of chocolate Easter eggs from a couple of local businesses.

Heritage

Mon, 14:00

Hundreds of people enjoyed the festivities as St George’s Day was celebrated across the borough.

Mon, 11:09

Residents of Dovers Farm Estate celebrated St George’s Day with a number of activities for the whole community to enjoy.

Sunday, April 23, 2017

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