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Monday, October 21, 2019

Remember, remember the fifth of November for gunpowder, treason and plot... And an amazing fireworks display or three!

Saturday, August 24, 2019

In the fourth in our series of days out ideas, Prof Ged Martin reckons there's more to Canvey Island than candy floss

Sunday, August 18, 2019

In the third in our series on ideas for summer days out, historian Prof Ged Martin suggests an excursion to an atmospheric Thurrock village

Saturday, August 10, 2019

In the second in our series of days out ideas for the summer, Prof Ged Martin looks at the background to England's 11th largest reservoir

Saturday, August 3, 2019

In the first of a series throughout the school holidays suggesting days out from Havering, Prof Ged Martin tells how Britain's longest pier kept vital supplies moving during the war

Thursday, April 18, 2019

It's the Easter holidays and you've got four days off work. If you don't want to go away, there's plenty of fun things to do on your doorstep.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Free-from and plant-based diets have become increasingly popular in recent years, with more people choosing to enjoy this lifestyle for the health benefits rather than medical requirements.

Hoping to raise awareness of this growing movement is Gemma Brooks, who is organising the Free From, Vegan and Allergy Show at The Mercury in Romford on Saturday March 9.

Monday, January 14, 2019

The tale of an orphan and drapers assistant propelled into high society after unexpectedly inheriting a fortune is coming to Ilford.

Sunday, August 26, 2018

In the latest of his series on day out destinations, Prof Ged Martin suggests a village where the Devil invaded the church in 1402.

Sunday, August 19, 2018

The term Roding as a place name is a unique phenomenon, Prof Ged Martin explains why.

Monday, August 13, 2018

In the second of his series of day trip ideas, Prof Ged Martin looks at the history of Horndon​

Saturday, August 4, 2018

With the summer holidays upon us, Prof Ged Martin looks at some day trip ideas within easy reach of Havering

Friday, May 25, 2018

What's happening in Havering this half-term?

Monday, September 11, 2017

Did you spot a fleet of hot air balloons cruising over Havering on Sunday morning?

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Although it's barely five miles from Hornchurch village to the borough boundary at Noak Hill, the northern half of 19th century Havering contained both a wheat belt and cattle country.

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Theatre, ballet, music and comedy, all you need to know about the best entertainment shows and events in the area in 2017.

Monday, October 24, 2016

Fireworks will be lighting up Havering's skies next week - and we've rounded up some of the best events on offer in the borough this Guy Fawkes Night.

Monday, August 29, 2016

With a hit laden set list, there was no mountain high enough to keep veteran singer Jocelyn Brown from rocking the crowd at the Havering Show, yesterday.

Monday, August 29, 2016

Day two of the Havering Show kicks off from 11am today at Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch, with a line-up featuring something for everyone.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

The Havering Show kicks off from 11am today at Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch, with a line-up featuring something for everyone.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Home grown talents who have honed their craft at the Fairkytes Arts Centre are getting ready to hit the Havering Show stage this weekend.

Friday, August 26, 2016

The Havering Show takes place this weekend and to ensure you are fully prepared for it, we've got a three-page guide in today's Recorder featuring stage times and travel info.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

In just a week's time, attractions for all ages will feature at this year's free Havering Show, aimed at making sure families have plenty of fun.

Friday, August 19, 2016

She's a veteran singer who has worked with the world's best known stars including Michael Jackson, Roberta Flack, Culture Club and Bette Midler to name a few.

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Listen very carefully, we shall say 'zis only once...residents should be on high alert for eccentric policemen, scandalous portraits of curvy ladies and over-the-top accents appearing in Havering in the next few weeks.

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