A man who killed a ‘defenceless’ father-of-two from Harold Hill with a kick to the head during a street fight in Brentwood has been jailed for five years.

A man has admitted manslaughter after causing a fatal brain injury when he kicked a father-of-two in the head as he lay unconscious on the ground in Brentwood.

Officers from Hertfordshire police are appealing for information after an extremely rare stolen BMW that is one of only three in the UK was traced to Romford.

Two dangerous drivers from Romford are facing jail after an elderly man was knocked down and killed by a BMW speeding at nearly 80mph on the A12 in Redbridge.

A BMW driver from Romford was racing another motorist at more than 79mph when he knocked down and killed an elderly man on the A12 in Redbridge, a court heard.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is appealing for witnesses after a car overturned following a police chase through Rush Green and into Romford.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a car that had been involved in a police chase overturned in Roneo Corner early this morning.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was injured in a hit and run in Rainham late on Monday night.

A man has been jailed for five years for his part in a late night crime spree that began when two cars were stolen in Harold Hill in June.

A 23-year-old Romford man has been jailed for his role in kidnapping and assaulting a teenager, demanding £10,000 from him and stealing two cars.

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A prolific gang of car thieves, including two men from Havering, were collectively jailed for more than 46 years at Southwark Crown Court yesterday.

Three men from Romford have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 19-year-old in Redbridge during a raid in the early hours of this morning.


Many drivers will be heading to the showrooms in March looking to pick up a car bearing the shiny new 18 registration plate.

Window and conservatory specialist Ken Rhodes talks about the possibilities for brightening up your home for the new year, and with their home improvement finance deals it’s possible for everyone to make some changes

Lisa and Jennie are cousins who grew up in the borough. Their grandmother, ‘Nanny Fish’ was a huge part of their lives, and while she had dementia and increasing needs, she really benefited from having care in her nephew’s loving home. This experience was the inspiration for Lisa and Jennie to set-up their own home care service.

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