An illustrator's second book invites children to join Binx the black cat on a journey to France to learn about stranger danger.
A midwife from Queen's Hospital will be running a marathon in France to support a charity that strives to reduce stillbirth rates.
A Harold Hill man has become the first person in the UK to be convicted of fraudulently selling defective parts from a recalled vehicle after making thousands of pounds selling faulty motorcycle brake cylinders online.
Junior Raiders goalie Ella Howard helped Great Britain's under-18 to one of the best-ever results in their history at the World Championships on Wednesday.
Thanks to help from volunteers and members of the public, Saint Francis Hospice in Havering-atte-Bower has raised more than £213,000 this year to help provide specialist end of life care.
Local paper journalists may not get to review West End musicals or critique Michelin star restaurants - but they do get to enjoy the festive spectacle that is the local pantomime.
When the fighting ended in November 1918, Havering's prisoners of war came home. As Prof Ged Martin reports, many had suffered a hard time
On Armistice Day, 1918, men, women and children united to celebrate the war's end, but the relieved crowds without meaning to helped spread a deadly disease.
Six Hammers players perished in the war to end all wars
New York Knicks Frank Ntilikina is excited about playing a match in London as it will give his family and friends a chance to watch him play.
A family circus is bringing some daring acts to Collier Row this week.
Hammers defender is showing his class
A look back at the biggest local stories from this day 60, 40 and 20 years ago
In his latest column, Prof Ged Martin takes us on a stagecoach journey back through the mists of time
A look back at the biggest local stories from this day 20, 40 and 60 years ago.
A 28-year-old Rainham gunrunner and drug smuggler for a London cartel has been jailed for 17-and-a-half years.
A Rainham man who attempted to smuggle three people - including a two-year-old child - into the UK illegally has been jailed for three and a half years today (Thursday, July 26).
France marked their 20th anniversary since winning the World Cup by being crowned once again after sealing a 4-2 victory against Croatia.
West Ham have announced the club-record signing of midfielder Felipe Anderson from Lazio.
So, England finished fourth at the World Cup finals in Russia.
Women have served in the Royal Air Force throughout its 100 year history though the fight for equal opportunities took almost as long.
Local historian Prof Ged Martin tells how an unstable fantasist took advantage of religious paranoia in the 17th century
England will wear an all-white kit this evening while Croatia will be in black and it could be a good omen for Tottenham's Dele Alli
The capital's RAF Museum has welcomed visitors to new galleries for the first time following a £26million makeover.
In one of our final blogs of this year's World Cup, Lane Dias reviews semi-final one
If you are wondering about care options, private home care can be a great alternative to moving to a care home
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
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