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Havering Business Awards 2014 are now open

Havering Business Awards is in its 10th year of recognising business excellence in the borough and this year’s awards are now officially open.

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Laura Watkins with her Babyballet class at the Myplace in Harold Hill

Business: Romford dancer taps into market to teach young children ballet

Children as young as six months who want to pirouette their way into Swan Lake when they are older can learn the basics, thanks to Babyballet.

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Darrin Disley grew up in Jenny Path, Harold Hill

Success story of Harold Hill boy who became CEO of a multi-million-pound company

When Darrin Disley left school at 16, he could only dream of becoming a PhD-wielding CEO of a multi-million-pound company operating on the London Stock Exchange.

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Adults with learning disabilities enjoy a dance session at the Tree Top centre

Rainham dancers win awards for busting moves

Dancers at a learning difficulties day care centre have been awarded for their moves.

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The dates will be the first since Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow announced they had separated (Picture: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Coldplay announce summer Royal Albert Hall date

London’s Royal Albert Hall will play host to Coldplay this July as part of a select series of dates to launch the band’s forthcoming album Ghost Stories.

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