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A theatre in the heart of Hornchurch has formed a partnership with the National Theatre on a new initiative to get communities involved in the arts.

David Durant and fellow councillors at the bus stop last year. Picture: STEVE POSTON

Those looking for a destination for a summer day are recommended by Prof Ged Martin to visit Chipping Ongar and Greensted, both of which have plenty of historical interest just a stone’s throw from Havering

An 82-year-old man who has run more than 100 marathons for charity has won recognition for his fundraising from the Queen.

Catching crooks is one thing but in the fight against children’s cancer more than 100 officers pulled out all the stops to raise cash for charity.

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

A budding actress, director and author says she wants readers to see the funny side of going through a break-up when reading her debut book.

The son of a notorious underboss of a feared New York crime family who stole millions of pounds, turned his life around when he met his future wife.

On a mission to brighten up the town centre with a splash of colour and creativity, a community-minded team will soon welcome a world-renowned graffiti artist to leave his mark.

Pentathlete breaks records in United States

A woman who promised a dying girl she would carry out kind deeds, is ensuring she keeps to her word by delivering food to homeless people.

A charity founded after a nine-year-old girl passed away of a rare bone cancer, has delivered hundreds of presents to the poorly children in the hospital ward where she was treated.

The Mercury Mall’s mischievous elf Elfie Shelfie picks his top 10 festive tunes, relayed by deputy manager Spencer Hawken.

A father-of-two has enlisted the help of his children in creating new bauble designs, to give Christmas trees that extra special touch.

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