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Ronnie Foster, 7, at Sunday's fundraising event. Picture: Kylie Foster

Hornchurch grandmother holds street relay for grandson with cerebral palsy

Cartoon characters made an appearance at a charity run held to help a boy walk unaided.

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The view down Victoria Road

Victoria Road residents return home after gas leak prompts evacuation

About 200 people were evacuated from their homes and places of work in Romford this morning because of a gas leak.

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The view down Victoria Road

‘About 200’ evacuated over gas leak in Victoria Road, Romford

Firefighters have evacuated about 200 people from homes and businesses while engineers deal with a gas leak in Romford town centre.

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Traffic: Delays and cancellations to trains calling at Ilford and Romford

Trains passing through Romford and Ilford are subject to delays and cancellations due to an earlier fault.

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Full caption to come. Picture: Eddie Macdonald

Romford Pictures: Spitfire scramblers run in 24-hour race

Runners from all over the country descended on Hornchurch Country Park to take part in London’s first 24-hour off-road race last weekend.

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3rd Gidea Park Scouts visited the Welsh coastal town of Aberdovey

Club news: 3rd Gidea Park Scouts return from their summer camp in Snowdonia

Angela Hutton writes about the Scout’s summer camp spent in a traditional Welsh mining town

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