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The cast performing. [Picture: Mark Sepple for Queen's Theatre]

First World War centenary: Community musical Paper Planes is a joy to watch and triumphantly celebrates the life of Sutton’s Farm pilot William Leefe Robinson

“We are humans in the wrong time.” This sentiment portraying the loss and heartbreak incurred by the First World War is a central theme in Queen’s Theatre’s spectacular Paper Planes, which tells the life story of Sutton’s Farm aerodrome pilot William Leefe Robinson.

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There has been a fatality in Romford

UPDATE: Tickets being accepted on buses and tubes as disruption expected until 8.30pm

Train tickets are being accepted on buses and tubes after a man was killed by a train at Romford Station.

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There has been a fatality in Romford

Update: Liverpool Street to Shenfield services resume after death at Romford station

Train services are resuming after a man was killed by a train in Romford station.

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There has been a fatality in Romford

Update: BTP confirm man killed by train at Romford Station

A man has been killed after he was hit by a train in Romford Station, British Transport Police has confirmed.

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Iconic Legion hosted a Star Wars convention at Harold Hill Community Centre in Romford.

Romford pictures: Star Wars fans bring the force to Harold Hill

The force was strong around Harold Hill this weekend as Star Wars fans flocked to meet Darth Vador actor David Prowse.

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Third Gidea Park Scouts

Club News: Third Gidea Park Scouts

Angela Hutton, from Third Gidea Park Scouts, reports on the club’s recent activities

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Old Hornchurch Fire Station 1960

Former Havering Borough Commander remembers Hornchurch Fire Station

It has been 50 years since Hornchurch Fire Station opened its doors and to mark the occasion they have invited the whole community to celebrate with them.

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Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

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