I am sure there are a huge amount of massively relieved 18-year-olds breathing out massive sighs of relief at the realisation that they passed their A-levels.

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A popular tea shop organised a special celebration for their first anniversary in Hornchurch.

The leading businesses in The Mercury Mall were recognised for their community efforts this past year at the annual Retailer Awards.

Pet owners in the borough enjoyed a special charity dog walk in Dagnam Park to raise funds for the mayor’s charities.

The Mayor of Havering will be taking part in a dog walk to raise money for his appeal.

The Mayor of Havering opened a new office space in Romford Town centre that is designed to encourage businesses to work together.

Romford MP Andrew Rosindell reflects on the gallant work of the RAF in both the past and present.

A Hornchurch resident went out of her way to ensure that her guests could also enjoy her special day celebrating her 100th birthday.

Hundreds of households - maybe more than 600 - have been given a month to find new homes and most will probably have to leave the borough.

A special charity golf day raised an impressive £20,000 for care services for the elderly at Queen’s Hospital in Rom Valley Way.

A family fun day that has raised £150,000 since it was established in 2014, continued to prove popular with Romford shoppers on Saturday, June 30.

Romford’s Muslims held their annual Eid celebration to raise awareness for two charities they felt were really making a difference in the borough.

Gallery: Gallery: Duke of Kent visits Havering

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent visited Coborn Engineering, Langtons House and Gardens and Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre.

A former Conservative mayor who allegedly sexually assaulted an ex-councillor said he was feeling “naughty” in a leaked email.

A Havering law firm is aiming to raise thousands of pounds through several events for dementia charity Tapestry in Hornchurch this year.

Romford Film Festival’s second annual event proved to be a hit at Premiere Cinema with a sell out awards ceremony on Monday.

The new deputy mayor of Havering, who was elected as an independent on May 3, has defended his decision to join the Conservatives after being subjected to a wave of personal abuse.

A former Conservative mayor has been suspended from the party due to an ongoing investigation into allegations of sexual assault.

Lemon drizzle, red velvet and carrot cake were some of the many options available to Gidea Park residents attending a special bake sale held in memory of a teenager who died suddenly of a suspected heart problem.

Havering singers were invited to join an all-male choir and experience the music and camaraderie at a special re-launch event.

A 15-year-old student won Havering’s regional final of a public speaking competition with a captivating speech about facing your fears.

Proud volunteers of a Collier Row allotment society who share a love of gardening and growing their own vegetables held a special ceremony to open a new show room.


“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.

The next step in renewable energy could be right beneath your feet as you walk through a Romford shopping centre.

There are many reasons people decide to join a gym. Some want to pack on muscle for strength, train for endurance, or lose weight. But did you know it also does wonders for your mental health? Two members at Romford’s Better Gym in the Market Place talk about their personal fitness journey and the importance of replacing bad habits with good ones.

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