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Screenshot of Havering Library service's twitter feed taken at 9am on September 1

Backlash against proposed cuts posted from Havering library service’s twitter account

An angry backlash against proposed cuts to Havering’s libraries has been posted on the council-run service’s twitter page.

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A person was hit by a train at Romford station.

Man killed by train at Romford station

A 24-year-old man has died after being struck by a train at Romford station on Saturday morning (August 30).

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The Plough fire damage

Things are lookin’ good for new Romford KFC restaurant

Work is set to start this year to transform the fire-ravaged Plough pub into a KFC.

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Romford's Queen's Hospital, which is run by BHRUT

GPs to attend some 999 calls

GPs will be attending certain 999 calls from the end of September, under plans drawn up to ease pressure on A&E departments.

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He was charged with two counts of sexual touching

Harold Hill man charged with sexually touching girl, 12, at Havering Show

A 46-year-old man has been charged with sexually touching a 12-year-old girl and sexually assaulting another aged 16, at the Havering Show.

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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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History See all

Ron Arnold has been awarded a French honour called the Legion D'Honneur which is rarely bestowed upon non-French nationals.

Romford D-Day veteran awarded Legion d’Honneur

A D-Day hero has been awarded the highest honour that can be bestowed by the French government.

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Celebrity / Showbiz See all

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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