A school in Harold Hill has received government funding to open a new nursery school.

Pop legend Pete Waterman was in Romford last week when he spent a day on the Greater Anglia rail network meeting staff and visiting the company's control centre.

A lively procession of elaborate costumes and colourful umbrellas was held on Saturday July 6 by Harold Hill's Jacobite Syrian Orthodox church.

Smoke can be seen for miles from the area of grass and rubbish alight in Launders Lane, Rainham.

Pupils with disabilities and special needs from Drapers' Brookside Primary School were crowned champions of London at a special sports day.

The Good Intent pub hosted a charity quiz night for Hornchurch Aerodrome Historical Trust.

More than 700 people came along to support and raise money for Towers infant and junior schools in Windsor Road, Hornchurch at its annual summer fete.

A Romford resident will be joining runners from all over the country in this year's second annual London Relay event this month.

A public protest is being staged against the rise in car park fees in the Havering Town Hall car park.

Hornchurch High School has won two awards at the Havering Teaching Awards 2019 held on June 20 at Drapers' Academy, With schools nominated from all parts of Havering, competition was tough.

Meet Havering's first Active School Hero.

Businesses in Romford's town centre are "sick and tired" of the derelict 16-storey building that towers over the street.

The third Romford Film Festival screened 100 films across five days and attracted about 1,000 people.

An Accessible Transport for All event in Romford raised £387 for the Head and Neck Cancer Foundation.

Wellgate Community Farm in Collier Row is hosting a series of farm-themed races and games, free to attend following a grant of £9,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund,

Transport for London is proposing a change to bus route 128 between Romford Station and Claybury Broadway.

The manager of an Upminster nursery has admitted he is "immensely proud" after it was named one of the 20 best nurseries in London.

The Prostate Cancer Awareness Roadshow is coming to Romford on Friday, June 21 and Ilford on Saturday, June 22.

An important drop-in event to raise awareness and promote accessible transport services is being held at the YMCA in Romford on Friday, June 21.

A group of Havering's talented young Girl Guides came together on Thursday to receive the prestigious Jack Petchey Foundation Achievement award at The Queen's Theatre in Hornchurch.


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There's an increasing vulnerability among our older population, suffering from the effects of chronic loneliness and feeling like a burden to their families. Sean Watson, Howard Lodge care home's facilities manager discusses the benefits attending a day centre can give you and your loved ones.

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