The 30-minutes free parking will not be reintroduced in Havering, councillors decided after a long debate in the Town Hall yesterday evening, January 23.

Pupils from across Havering will be rewarded for their achievements at two Jack Petchey Foundation award ceremonies in Hornchurch.

Lead actors Phoebe Sparrow and Paul Tinto speak to the Recorder about bringing Macbeth to life in the timeless Shakespeare classic.

A conference tackling social mobility and children's wellbeing is to take place in Rainham.

A man from Elm Park has been off work for a year after tripping in a pothole and permanently damaging his foot.

Have you seen 46-year-old Dean Pullen who is missing from Grays?

After a public consultation, safety improvements are being carried out around two busy roads in Hornchurch.

Let's get ready to rumble as boxing icon, Floyd 'Money' Mayweather is coming to Brentwood.

Branfil Primary School has launched a fully-functioning radio station from the school meeting room.

The superstars of WrestleForce return to the North Romford Community Centre on February 8.

The Rosewood Ladies Club, an independent social club for ladies in Havering, is closing its doors after 44 years.

Get your running trainers on, because next Monday January 13, applications for the borough's second ever Havering Mind half marathon will go live.

A Rainham entrepreneur tells the Recorder how she benefitted from a London-wide start-up scheme, which has awarded nearly half of its loans to Londoners of an ethnic minority.

Young people, parents and Sycamore Trust staff came together to celebrate Christmas at Countryside's Beam Park development.

A spectacular journey through the world of musical theatre, The Masters of the House, is coming to Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch.

A new bus route connecting Harold Wood and Harold Hill will launch in less than three weeks' time.

A Romford mother tells how donating her son's organs helped save eight other lives, and how her sight is now being saved thanks to tissue donation.

So successful has RM5 Lounge been, that they have had to turn revellers away at the door.

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A Hornchurch off-licence has applied to stay open longer, prompting objections from Havering Council's licensing team, the Metropolitan Police and nearby residents.

A Harold Hill after school club has opened its doors to ex-pupils after many secondary school students kept coming back because they felt unsafe on the streets or home alone.

Soup kitchens and food banks in Havering, Redbridge and Brentwood are in need of your unwanted dry foods.

After three years battling a rare cancer in hospitals abroad, Hornchurch five-year-old, Isla Caton is returning home with her family for Christmas.

A Romford-born artist showcased her skills with oil and acrylics at her debut solo exhibition in Soho earlier this month.

A busy road in Romford just off Gallows Corner was closed this morning after a tree collapsed onto a moving car.

A pokey Irish country cottage on a hillside, with grubby wallpaper, tattered furniture and a wonky cross hanging on the wall is the humble dwelling of Leenane's most malevolent pair.

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With a smart dress code and a swish "industrial" ambience, Collier Row's first drinks lounge, RM5 Lounge, is coming to Clockhouse Lane in late November.

Have you seen Millie Macdonald, who is missing from Harlow?

A Rainham apprentice butcher has beaten 150 candidates by winning a nationwide Apprentice of the Month award.


Only 3pc of residential homes in England have an 'Outstanding' rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) according to their annual 'State of Care' report for 2018 and 2019.

Missing teeth can dent confidence, not to mention the physiological issues. But, as award-winning cosmetic dentist Dr Jas Sagoo explains, help is at hand…

A fast, pain-free and affordable dental treatment is producing super smiles in south Essex. Dr Jas Sagoo, an award-winning cosmetic dentist at Perfect Smile Spa in Hornchurch, explains how.

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