A diesel spillage on the M25 just after the exit from the Dartford tunnnel is causing roughly eight miles of queues on the London orbital motorway this afternoon.

A woman has been jailed and another handed a suspended sentence after they were found guilty of providing fake alibis for three thugs who killed a Hornchurch 23-year-old.

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A Dagenham man has been spared prison after he admitted stealing more than £1,600 from Greggs in Hornchurch to fund his cocaine habit while working as a manager there.

A 94-year-old armed forces veteran from Upminster who was in the first wave of the D-Day landings will stand alongside the Queen and American president Donald Trump on a Normandy beach today to mark 75 years since that fateful day.

Havering Police are appealing for the public's help in tracing a man who has gone missing from Romford.

Havering Council is expected to sign off on a £3.5million funding boom for regeneration work across Rainham next week - made possible in part by a £1.6m grant from City Hall.

A busy junction between Romford and Hornchurch was closed for more than an hour this afternoon (Wednesday, June 5) while emergency services - including London's Air Ambulance - attempted to treat an injured cyclist who had fallen from his bike.

A man who suffered a heart attack in a Romford street on Monday died despite the best efforts of emergency responders to save his life, the Metropolitan Police has revealed.

A woman has been taken to hospital after she was seriously injured in a car crash in Upminster this afternoon (Wednesday, June 5).

A Hornchurch pizza delivery driver who downed half a bottle of whisky before crashing his car has been banned from getting behind the wheel for 23 months.

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police's Flying Squad are urgently appealing for help in tracing two men caught on camera as they carried out an armed robbery on a bookmakers in Hornchurch.

Three Havering women came together to tackle an epic bike ride through London for Women V Cancer this weekend.

A cyclist was taken to hospital after being hit by a car in Romford town centre yesterday lunchtime (Sunday, June 2).

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A Hornchurch pizza delivery driver has admitted he made "a stupid mistake" after he was caught by police almost three times over the drink driving limit.

More than 80 Havering residents enrolled in classes at a pop up business school event in Romford last week.

Police officers called to reports of a burglary at a house in Romford instead discovered the property they had been called to was operating as a cannabis farm.

A 51-year-old man from Romford has been arrested for a number of driving offences after a 23-year-old motorcylist was killed in a car crash last week.

The London Fire Brigade has issued a warning to smokers after a discarded cigarette is believed to have caused a large blaze at a shop in Romford on Friday night.

A 17-year-old boy from Barking charged with the murder of girl scout Jodie Chesney has been remanded in custody.

Havering Council has announced London City Airport as the new sponsor of the Havering Show's main stage.

The borough's religious groups came together this week to enjoy a special fast-breaking event to mark Ramadan.

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The start of construction work on the controversial Beam Park estate in Rainham and Dagenham was marked at a special groundbreaking ceremony this week.

A man who is believed to be injured spent last night on the run hiding from a police helicopter in Hornchurch after officers caught him on the roof of a building

Three teenagers from Hornchurch, Rainham and Upminster have been arrested in connection with a spate of robberies across Grays and South Ockendon.

Police investigating an assault at a Rainham fast food restaurant last night (Tuesday, May 14) have released an update on the teenage victim's condition.

The number of people claiming unemployment-related benefits in Havering has risen this year, but remains well below that of five years ago, according to the latest government figures.

An Elm Park councillor has defected from the Hornchurch Residents' Association to join the borough's Conservative group at Havering Town Hall.


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