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Nearly a third of people in the borough don’t manage thirty minutes of exercise a week, a national sport survey has shown.

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The NHS non-emergency helpline is sending an increasing number of people to emergency services, raising concerns about extra strain on A&E departments.

Talented staff at Havering’s NHS hospital trust who have released a charity single to raise money for charity want to know, “what have you done today, to make you feel proud?”

The NHS trust responsible for Havering’s hospitals is taking part in a ground-breaking scheme hoping to encourage more black and ethnic minority candidates to apply for executive level jobs.

Sean Watson, director at the family-run St Michaels Homes which runs Howard Lodge and Dudbrook Hall, answers the common questions people have about care homes.

The family of a child who was brain damaged after hospital staff did not explain the importance of feeding a newborn have won their High Court claim against Havering’s hospital trust.

Obesity-related hospital admissions in Havering have soared over the past three years.

A keen cyclist is launching a fundraising bike ride to raise money for local hospitals after his daughter was stillborn.

The scale of the risks for people in Havering, where 61 per cent are overweight or obese, has been underlined by figures from the NHS.

Queen’s Hospital in Romford has been chosen as one of the NHS’s new ‘one stop shops’ designed to speed-up cancer diagnosis.

Firms across the borough have been disclosing the difference between average hourly earnings for men and women as requested by the government.

There were 209 serious incidents at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust in two years, the latest figures show.

From wearing skirts and carrying lipstick cases to leading an elite firearm squad, the role of women in the police force has dramatically evolved over the last 100 years.

With the long weekend ahead of us, the NHS trust responsible for Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge has issued guidance on where to go if you’re feeling poorly.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

There are almost 25,000 more patients registered to NHS services in Havering than there are people in the borough, according to newly released patient records.

Two massive redevelopments that will change the landscape of the borough have been announced this week.

Shocking figures have shown that more than 27,00 children in Havering didn’t make a visit to the dentist last year.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

The NHS has confirmed it has sold the former St George’s Hospital site in Hornchurch to a developer for more than £40million.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

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