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Thursday, February 19, 2015
Mick Hall, Patt Hall and their son Jason Sherriff outside Harold Wood station which Network rail have started work on to build new lifts

New lifts due to be installed at a train station will be “life-changing” for one family.

Harold Wood Cricket Club 5th team

Harold Wood is looking to make sure that 2015 is another memorable year for the club.

Solar Aid charity walker Karen Olla

An earth science student wants to raise money to help light up lives in Africa.

Police tape

A 16th birthday party turned to horror at the weekend when a man was stabbed in the back and attacked with a bottle outside the venue.

Carrie Sullivan and her dog Bambi  that was seized for 2 months and deemed dangerous. She says it's harmless and has got him back after a £1,300 court battle where Bambi was deemed an illegal breed but not dangerous  (photo: Arnaud Stephenson)

A teacher whose “dangerous” dog Bambi was seized by police has won her court battle for his return and called for the introduction of behaviour-based laws.

Andrew Yeomans with the Christmas lights decorating his house

Who needs Winter Wonderland when you can take your children along to Straight Road in Harold Hill this Christmas to see £4,000 worth of lights?

Peguy Kato with sons Bernoulli, 16, Prince, 10 and triplets Kenan, Aanon and Nathan, nine (Picture: Ellie Hoskins)

A Harold Hill mother still waiting for justice for her murdered son has launched a campaign to save lives by putting knife bins on Havering’s streets.

The float paraded the streets of Harold Wood

Santa has taken an unorthodox approach to his PR campaign and enlisted the help of some local government councillors.

myplace, Harold Hill, in April 2012, the last time the show came to Havering

Immigration, Facebook and class war were hotly debated in an episode of the BBC’s flagship debating programme from Harold Hill last night.

Harold Wood Cricket Club in Mallorca

Tom Clarke from the Harold Wood Cricket Club writes about their recent trip to Mallorca.

Tracey Hodgkin's cat Snoopy from Harold Hill was shot with a pellett gun and nearly died

A pet owner was literally left in the dark when attempting to tell police her beloved cat had been shot with a pellet gun.

David Lovett, Joshuaa Lovett and Carly Lovett who was given the news that her brain tumour was terminal earlier this year and has been raising money to fund her treatment which is not avalaible on the NHS.

The kindness of strangers has been “absolutely amazing” for cancer sufferer Carly Lovett and her family who are relying on the “miracle” drug Avastin to prolong her life.

A bus has collided with a house in Dagnam Park Square, Harold Hill.

The driver of the double decker bus that crashed into a family’s home has been suspended pending an investigation.

Colin Payne who was stabbed by his housemate outside Snaresbrook Corwn Court awaiting the sentencing.

The decision to allow Jason Da Costa his freedom came the same day that MPs voted in favour of a new law to increase sentences for knife possession.

Picture: Alec Hickman

He regularly captures the natural world in flight, but it’s Alec Hickman’s interest in photography that is really taking off.

Felton was jailed for eight years. Picture: Met Police

A teen who raped a girl with Down’s Syndrome in a dark alleyway was jailed for eight years today.

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