Commuters are facing disruption on the Liverpool Street to Shenfield line due to electrical supply problems at Manor Park.
Crossrail will not open until the end of next year, Transport for London has confirmed - with the Liverpool Street to Shenfield section taking a further six months to join up.
The parents of a schoolboy who died from leukaemia have raised thousands of pounds in his memory to treat children in hospital over Christmas.
Labour's Jon Cruddas held off a challenge from Conservative candidate Damian White to win Dagenham and Rainham by just 293 votes.
There will be no direct trains from London to Dagenham Dock and Rainham stations during the evening rush hour, c2c have confirmed.
The chief financial officer of Barking, Havering and Redbridge's hospital trust has stepped down as a result of failing to deliver savings at a suitable pace.
"80 pc of the population is suffering from some form of gum disease, but many are unaware of this," says award-winning cosmetic dentist, Dr Jas Sagoo.
The new year is traditionally a time for couples to take advice on divorce with all the impact that separation can have on the family and its finances. It's always stressful, but there are ways of winding down the tension.
Act now and safeguard your four walls against a water infestation.
Business owner, Ken Rhodes is on hand to explain the simple steps you can take to avoid a hidden water leak which could result in damp walls, mould and worse.
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