April 23 2014 Latest news:
Romford MP Andrew Rosindell has broken Electoral Commission guidelines by providing the local Conservative headquarters as the return address for postal vote applications.
The chairman of the Romford Conservative Association (RCA) continued the war of words with Ukip this week, saying he relished the challenge of party defector Alby Tebbutt.
Havering needs a “better quality” of councillor than Cllr Jeff Tucker, according to The Mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales.
A popular councillor who was dumped from the Romford Conservative Association will stand as an independent candidate in the upcoming local elections.
Former Conservative fireband Alby Tebbutt will return to politics and join the Mayor of Havering at Ukip, and says he will “wipe the Romford Conservative Association off the face of the Earth.”
Up to 100,000 flyers “warning” Havering residents of the merger of back office services with Newham will be distributed by the leader of the Independent Residents’ Group.
The Mayor of Havering, and former council leader, has defected from the Conservatives to join Ukip along with other Tory members losing the party its overall majority.
A Gidea Park resident was shocked after learning about the huge difference between council tax in Havering and other London boroughs.
Two “completely ineffectual” Tory councillors came under fire from their colleagues at the final council meeting of the term as the party’s rift widened.
The average Havering Council worker takes nearly 10 sick days a year, it was revealed in a “worrying” report.
Taxpayers have paid £250,000 for one family’s needs over two years, it has been revealed.
A parking enforcement officer could be set for a taste of his own medicine after his car was photographed in a “keep clear” area.
Schools across Havering are set to be hit by a teacher strike on Wednesday, as union members protest against an “unsustainable” workload and government changes to pay and pensions.
Havering Council’s dreaded CCTV “spy” fleet is destined for the proverbial scrap heap as a government-ordered ban looks set to be announced.
Havering Council’s dreaded CCTV “spy” fleet is destined for the scrapheap with the government set to announce a ban.
Schools in Havering will be closed on Wednesday when teachers take strike action.
Chancellor George Osborne will outline his Budget for the year later today with a number of key areas expected to be mentioned.
The ex mayor of Havering has resigned from the Conservative party after being asked to attend a disciplinary meeting for voting against a motion to freeze councillor’s special responsibility allowances.
A councillor’s application for a new three-bedroom bungalow to be built on green belt land was approved last week, despite officer’s recommendations to reject it.
An ex-councillor who was “sacked” from his post after being unable to attend council meetings due to serious illness has vowed to return to politics following a double transplant operation.
Tensions ran high at the town hall as the deputy council leader hit out at the deputy chairman of the Romford Conservatives Association - who arrived more than two hours late to the meeting.
Romford businesses got together for a good cause at a fundraising event.
A popular summer concert with a history spanning more than 50 years is in jeopardy after the show’s leading man was forced to pull out.
As far as venues in the South East go, it’s up there with the most spectacular and it won’t be long before the gates of Windsor Castle are thrown open.