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An inquest into the death of Harvey, 7, opened today (Friday, September 21).

A witness in the Beniamin Pieknyi murder trial told the court today he’d pleaded with the alleged attacker, telling him “it’s not worth it”.

He had been for dinner with a friend when he was stopped by officers, and they found two empty pint glasses in his car.

After a few years off the court Recorder reporter Liam Coleman donned his sweatbands and backwards cap and went along to Gidea Park Lawn Tennis Club to give cardio tennis a try, and by the looks of things it was good fun!

A Hornchurch landlord will have to fork out more than £7,000 for running an illegal house of multiple occupancy (HMO) in Seven Kings.

Traveller groups have blasted the “draconian” police measures they often face as a new report shows the number of traveller incursions in Havering has risen by almost a quarter.

Levett Essex Leopards and the University of Essex have joined forces, with their women’s team playing home games at the Essex Sport Arena.

A Romford man charged with the murder of 85-year-old Rosina (Rose) Coleman appeared at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Monday, May 21.

A 21-year-old drug dealer who pressured other defendants not to “snitch” after an addict was stabbed to death at a block of flats in Harold Hill has been convicted of murder.

The jury will soon begin deliberations in the case of four men accused of stabbing a drug addict to death at a Harold Hill.

England’s men and women both celebrated wins in their latest matches at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

Good Friday is a Christian holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death.

A serial offender has been found unanimously guilty of murdering an alcoholic with a vodka bottle in what the judge described as “a despicable act of cruelty”.

A man accused of murdering a drug addict in Harold Hill, was pressured not to “snitch” on another defendant, the Old Bailey heard yesterday, Tuesday, March 20.

A man accused of stabbing a 28-year-old drug addict to death, told the Old Bailey yesterday, Monday, March 19, there was no money in killing someone, and it was “crazy” to think he would commit such a crime days after his release from jail.

A man accused of murdering a drug addict attended a probation meeting with a bag filled with Class A drugs before carrying out the brutal attack, a court heard.

Snow problem for Leopards

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Levett Essex Leopards efforts to get a game played on Sunday were rewarded with an 83-65 victory against London Westside.

A man accused of allegedly murdering a Harold Hill resident has told a jury he was only at the scene of the attack to buy drugs.

A man from Harold Hill received threatening text messages from a drug dealer before he was stabbed to death in a block of flats, a court has heard.

Medical failings stretching back more than two decades cost the NHS trust running Queen’s Hospital millions of pounds a year.

Competition to grow from four leagues to 16 over the next three years

A teenager who pulled out a crowbar in a popular shopping centre on his way to school told the court that the incident began because a boy was “staring” at him.

BT Sport and NBA League Pass broadcasting five games on December 25, including Bostik Celtics against Washington Wizards

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced the Jr NBA World Championship, a first-of-its kind global youth basketball tournament for teams aged 14 and under from around the world.

With the NBA London 2018 clash between Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers at the O2 Arena only a month away, excitement is growing on the other side of the Atlantic.


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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