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Thursday, March 14, 2019

A former Recorder photographer who grew up in Gants Hill and was born legally blind has shared his story of how he defied the odds to build a career snapping world leaders and celebrities across the globe.

Hammers midfielder included for Euro qualifiers against Czech Republic and Montenegro

A four-year-old from Upminster “absolutely smashed” his target to raise more than £2,000 for his two-year-old cousin with cancer.

Havering Sixth Form College students formed a “sea of purple” in memory of former pupil Jodie Chesney who was killed in Harold Hill.

Complacency strikes again as Pellegrini is left angered by his team

Daggers collected back-to-back home clean sheets for just the second time this term against the Ravens

Daggers eased to a comfortable success at home to Ravens

Hornchurch manager Mark Stimson feels it was good night for his side as they picked up a 3-0 win over strugglers Wingate & Finchley.

Bostik Premier Divison: AFC Hornchurch 3 Wingate & Finchley 0

Detectives leading the hunt for the killers of Jodie Chesney are appealing for anyone who was in the area on Friday night and might have dashcam or CCTV footage to come forward and provide it to the police.

Urchins manager felt aggrieved forward saw red against Gate

Hammers midfielder hails young midfield star after win over Newcastle United

Environment Secretary Michael Gove MP visited Thames Chase in Upminster yesterday to see the work of volunteers in restoring London’s lost landscapes and making green spaces accessible to all.

Valiant Hammers are denied after magnificent rearguard action

The Hammers have a mountain to climb at The Etihad tonight

Havering’s entry to London’s New Year’s Day Parade, based around how welcoming and diverse the borough is, was named the second best in the capital and scooped a cash prize of £9,000.

Watch as members of the Havering Adult College Signing Choir perform Christmas and Disney songs.

Watch the heart-warming moment a Romford hairdresser who cuts the homeless’ hair for free is given a surprise from the National Lottery for her hard work.

A knife-wielding thug who carried out a string of violent robberies in Havering and a burglary in Ilford is due to be sentenced today (August 17).

One in three people in Havering does not do enough exercise, according to the NHS Active Lives Survey. So reporter Aaron Walawalkar and some Recorder colleagues tried out Zorb football to show one fun way to get active.

The video has been viewed nearly 100,000 times on Twitter.

He tricked his partner into thinking that he had won the raffle, but then gave him an even bigger suprise when he got down on one knee and asked him to marry him.

A walk under the stars in aid of a worthy cause will soon be celebrating its 10th anniversary.

England hockey keeper Maddie Hinch has been put through her paces ahead of this summer’s World Cup in London — albeit in fairly unusual circumstances.

An 11-year-old boy from Hornchurch who has ADHD has raised more than £1,500 by shaving his hair off to help save an important social skills class his younger brother goes to.


It’s the debate fans across the UK are discussing - so where better to find out more about the iconic burger than behind the scenes in a local McDonald’s restaurant?

Buy your next car wisely with the following sage advice from Tony Levoi Vauxhall Dealership

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.

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