A police officer accused of having sex with a woman while on duty and being in possession of police property without authority has had one charge of descreditable conduct proven against him.

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More than 200 volunteers donned T-shirts, trainers and tiaras to take part in a 10k night walk for Saint Francis Hospice.

The most popular names given to baby boys and girls last year in East London suggests that where you live could influence what name you choose for your child.

Medieval England was slow to develop a cash economy. Coinage was in short supply.

A department store which has been at the heart of a town centre for 130 years, has been celebrating its anniversary.

An outdoor cinema will be held for one night only to raise money for three worthy causes.

Residents who brought colour and cultivation to the borough were rewarded at a special lunch as part of this year’s Havering in Bloom competition.

Even a day of dreary rain clouds and constant showers wasn’t enough to stop Havering’s hardcore partiers from celebrating at the first day of the 40th Havering Show.

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.


Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.

“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.

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