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Green-fingered enthusiasts are being invited to enjoy a horticultural nursery as it throws open the gates to its gardens.

A day of fun was had by all as a community rallied together to hold a free fun summer festival.

More than 200 people gathered at a popular beauty spot to take part in an annual 10k and family fun run.

‘Do we need to wait for a tragedy before our concerns are heard’ is the question on residents’ lips living on a problem-ridden estate.

At this time of year The Manor nature reserve is full of beautiful wildlife and blooming flowers but in the past week you may have spotted a number of fairies across Dagnam Park.

A prayer rally for peace was held this week in response to the shocking death of Hosam Eisa, 20, who was stabbed outside The Brewery last month.

With shock, horror, sadness and heartbreak people woke up to the news that a huge blaze engulfed a tower block in west London.

Students and staff past and present joined together in celebration of a college’s milestone.

Taking a step back in time, a charity celebrated its history with a good old fashioned garden party.

“You’re professional when out the front, but need a certain sense of humour behind the scenes because you have to have a coping mechanism,” says the manager of South Essex Crematorium, Lee Macey.

Dogs and their owners descended on Hornchurch Country Park for a Woofs and Walkies Dog Show on Sunday, June 4.

Havering Council was given a window of opportunity to do the “right thing” after councillors voted to defer a planning proposal for homes on a much-loved open space.

It’s been 45 years since Argus, Wishbone Ash’s third and most popular album, was released and fans of melodic rock music will have the opportunity to hear it live on Saturday, June 3.

A playground for big kids, tune chasers and beat boppers – We Are FSTVL in Upminster went off with a colourful bang over the bank holiday weekend.

Hundreds of people enjoyed a day of fun on bank holiday Monday and showed off their pretty pooches.

Eye catching floral displays took over the Rush Green Community Centre on Saturday as dozens of people competed for 1st place at a flower show.

More than a thousand fundraisers were bathed in glorious sunshine – and colourful bubbles – as they tackled a 5km course.

Scouts past and present came together at the weekend to mark a special anniversary.

For the past year, she has been the name at the top of everyone’s guest list, showing support for not only her chosen charities but for her community - it could only be the mayor of Havering.

Which breed do you choose when you have never owned a dog before?

A memorial plaque commemorating the Australia and New Zealand Army Corps (Anzac) that fought in the world wars, was unveiled at the weekend.

A resident has accused a housing group of talking “rubbish” after a piece of metal cladding fell from a building.

Gallery: Farm fun delights Harold Hill pupils

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

A treat was in store for young animal lovers when staff from a community farm stopped by with some furry friends.

A charity dedicated to improving the lives of poorly and neglected animals, wishes to thank the community for its support at its spring fair.

A woman was thrown into a betting shop window after a car, allegedly driven by an elderly driver, crashed into her this afternoon.

Members of the community held in high esteem by their peers were given worthy honours at a prestigious award ceremony last week.

A primary school invited a special celebrity guest to help pupils to create a long lasting piece of art.

As the dust settles on the London Marathon and participants tend to their aches and pains now is the time to acknowledge the charitable efforts of Havering’s many runners.

Hundreds of people enjoyed the festivities as St George’s Day was celebrated across the borough.

Residents of Dovers Farm Estate celebrated St George’s Day with a number of activities for the whole community to enjoy.

A voluntary service that was borne out of a sincere passion to see practical needs met within the community continues to go from strength to strength.

After months of training and preparation thousands of runners are set to take part in the world’s most famous marathon on Sunday.

Hundreds of excited youngsters and their families made the most of the Easter break by heading down to a historic home for some egg-themed fun.

Families headed down to a children’s charity yesterday for an annual fun day all about the emergency services.

A few weeks ago, the hand-written memoir of Louisa Alice Perris, was discovered by staff at Romford Grange Care Home, Collier Row Lane, Collier Row.

If you fancy great Indian food with a modern twist, then do not read this review.

A charity will be able to grant more wishes for sick children after it raised thousands of pounds at a glittering gala on Saturday.

Dogs big and small bounded around a park yesterday for a good cause.

A four-year-old boy had a dream come true when Transformers’ Optimus Prime made a surprise visit to his school today.

She came, she scored, she inspired a new generation of women footballers after sharing her passion for the game that has made her one of England’s most well-known face.

Spring has officially arrived, and pupils are already taking advantage of the sunshine it has delivered.

Beloved dogs and their owners enjoyed walking and mingling with other pets and dog lovers as they raised money for good causes.

One of the borough’s favourite pubs reopened last week following a £300,000 refurbishment.

British Science Week kicked off on Monday and in good style pupils dressed as flowers and plants to highlight its importance.

Girls of all generations joined together at an annual event celebrating their achievements.

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