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A judge at the Old Bailey has apologised to the family of Tashaûn Aird, after sentencing of the three teenagers found guilty of killing him was delayed today because the probation service has still not completed a report into one of them who is said to be a victim of "modern slavery".


A pub which has been in the borough for hundreds of years is set to undergo a major refurbishment in Romford's town centre - and the brewery that runs it is looking for a local landlord.

The Mayor of Havering described it as a "real privilege" to honour some of the borough's inspirational youngsters at the second night of the borough's Jack Petchey Awards last night.


A Havering theatre group will soon be showcasing the true stories of factory workers' fight for justice in the Victorian East End at a Grays theatre.

Earlier this month the campaign to protect air quality across Rainham and South Hornchurch moved to the next stage. The planning inspectorate have made their recommendations to the Secretary of State on whether to approve or reject a second mass waste incinerator on the banks of the Thames - which would threaten air quality, human health and biodiversity across the south of Havering.


A former soldier from Harold Hill hopes to start more conversations about mental health by taking part in a seven day medicine ball challenge.


Harold Hill pupils shared what they had been learning about royalty, values and etiquette at a special Royal Tea Party in Harold Hill.

Parking and leasehold issues mean that a Cranham hairdressers which has operated for more than 20 years will close its doors for the final time this weekend.

Yesterday, 18:00

A Metropolitan Police officer has been cleared of using unlawful force after striking a teenager with a baton when conducting a stop-and-search.



Everyone Active Raiders defenceman Olegs Lascenko believes they shouldn't be concerned about who they come up against in the final months of the season.

Young Dagenham & Redbridge supporter Keane Handley is writing a blog during the 2019/20 season


Hornchurch manager Mark Stimson praised Bowers & Pitsea for the season they are having ahead of the clash between the two sides.


Jacob Ranson is joined by Dave Evans and Dan Bennett to discuss West Ham United, Leyton Orient, Dagenham & Redbridge and the latest in non-league football.


Dagenham & Redbridge manager Daryl McMahon is finally set to take charge of his first National League fixture since arriving at the club.


Romford Junior Raiders head into a short break from National League Division One South action after a mixed weekend.


Athletes in Havering are being given the opportunity to receive funding from a local leisure provider as part of its athletes mentoring scheme.

Yesterday, 17:00

Former Shenfield High pupil Mady Villiers is jetting out to Australia with the England Women's squad for the T20 World Cup.

Yesterday, 16:00

Emerson Eagles enjoyed their share of success as they hosted their first-ever Essex Futures 1* event at Emerson Park School on Saturday.



A Havering theatre group will soon be showcasing the true stories of factory workers' fight for justice in the Victorian East End at a Grays theatre.

Wed, 15:00

Comedian and entertainer Duncan Norvelle is inviting residents to join him for an evening of laughs at Brookside Theatre.

Tue, 15:00

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

Mon, 15:00

A Rainham model railway enthusiast has had his futuristic steampunk designs patented by the British railway brand Hornby.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

A show dedicated to the world's greatest female rock legends is coming to Romford.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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

Friday, January 10, 2020

The Glenn Miller Orchestra is set to perform in Hornchurch with a brand of music that started nearly a century ago in the jazz clubs and ballrooms of America and still refuses to go away.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

A young magician from Harold Hill hopes to take his street magic videos to the next level after he was featured on Russian and American TV shows.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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


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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