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The first plans for the biggest regeneration project in Havering's history have been agreed this week, the council has revealed.

A Collier Row couple who started their own business selling American sweets on Instagram have revealed they're going one step further and are now set to open their own shop on the high street next month.

A radio service catering to patients at King George and Queen's Hospitals is set to run its third annual 25-hour nonstop broadcast to raise money for charity on the day the clocks go back - and you can get involved by sponsoring a song.

Stand-up comedian and Britain's Got Talent star Kojo Anim is heading to Hornchurch next year when his hilarious tour comes to the Queen's Theatre in February.

Essex Police are asking for the public's help tracking down a 25-year-old man with links to Romford who is wanted on recall to prison.

Teenagers from Dagenham and Rainham and a 26-year-old man from Stratford have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit burglary after they were stopped by police in a car acting suspiciously.

A Romford man who was caught on doorbell cameras attempting to break into properties in Brentwood has been jailed for two and a half years despite refusing to appear in court from custody.

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

Patients, staff and other visitors to Queen's and King George hospitals might have noticed something different this week, as the borough's NHS trust celebrated national Play in Hospital Week.

A 79-year-old driver from Collier Row has been banned from driving for two years after being involved in a fatal collision with a motorcyclist on an Essex country lane.

Reports of knife crime in Havering have almost doubled since 2016, according to figures released by the Metropolitan Police.

More than 60 nurses and midwives celebrated their achievements at a special graduation ceremony held by the Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS hospital trust at Queen's Hospital.

A Romford off-licence that agreed to alter its licence after it was caught selling alcohol to a 14-year-old girl has surprised licensing officers by applying to open two hours earlier every morning.

Commuters travelling through Upminster this afternoon may have noticed a large police presence in the area after a man was arrested on suspicion of making threats to passengers and staff at the town's station.

Green-fingered Londoners are being invited to apply for free trees after the Mayor of London announced he would be giving 55,000 away for citizens to plant in gardens and community spaces.

Romford residents might have noticed something a little unusual in the marketplace this weekend - a giant golden bus!

The outstanding performance of one Romford junior school has seen it scoop a prestigious award from the Mayor of London.

A baby and a bus driver are being treated for minor injuries after a double decker crashed through a home's front garden wall in Collier Row this morning (Tuesday, October 1).

The annual Mayor of Havering's Civic Service was held in Rainham earlier this month.

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Plans for a dinosaur themed adventure golf course on the outskirts of Upminster have been submitted to Havering Council.

An Old Bailey jury has heard that the fatal wound that killed Jodie Chesney was an 18cm knife wound which almost passed right through her body.

The Havering Literary Festival is set to return to the borough's libraries later this year, bringing stars of the UK's literature scene to Havering.

Dozens of firefighters spent more than two hours tackling a fierce blaze at a Rainham house in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday, September 25).

Rainham residents have voiced their concerns that plans for a new church and foodbank premises on the Orchard Estate will lead to the resurrection of long-running traffic safety issues there.

A TV chef who had been wrongly accused of illegally killing deer in a Harold Hill park has spoken of his relief after the case against him collapsed and he walked free from court.

A charity founded in memory of knife crime victim Jodie Chesney was officially launched at a charity football match at Dagenham and Redbridge's Victoria Road Stadium yesterday afternoon (Sunday, September 22).

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Furious residents at a Gidea Park block of flats insist no fire alarms sounded and no other fire safety measures kicked in as a ground floor flat was destroyed in a blaze this morning (Friday, September 20).

Forty firefighters are currently tackling a large fire at a block of flats in Gidea Park that broke out on the building's ground floor.

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