An eclectic mix of comedy and drama exploring contemporary themes and history is coming to Hornchurch.
A St John Ambulance cadet from Romford was on hand to lend his support to a record breaking veteran adventurer as he set off on his next challenge - sailing solo across the Atlantic.
Levels of teen pregnancy, family homelessness and young children attending A&E in Havering are worse than the national average according to a new report from Public Health England.
Members of autism charity the Sycamore Trust paid a visit to the Mayor of Havering to learn about his duties, and what he does on a day to day basis.
School photos are a rite of passage: a snapshot in time of bad hairstyles, gappy teeth and that hideous experiment with the blue eyeliner that went on for far too long.
An illustrator's second book invites children to join Binx the black cat on a journey to France to learn about stranger danger.
Reese's, Lucky Charms, Chocomel and Twinkies are just some of the American favourites that a Collier Row couple are selling from their home, after setting up a new online sweet store.
All four lanes of the A127 at the Ardleigh Green Bridge roadworks are set to finally re-open at the weekend.
More than 13,000 people from across Havering have signed the petition to cancel Brexit and keep Britain in the EU.
Time is fast running out to reserve your place at the Recorder's quiz night this Friday in Upminster to help raise money for Saint Francis Hospice.
A steam train is passing through Rainham, Barking and Stratford tomorrow and this is how you can see it!
Tributes have been paid by the family of east London pie and mash queen June Robins, after she died last week.
The world's most prestigious skateboarding competition will return to London this May as the countdown to the sports' historic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics continues.
Everyone Active Raiders 2 captain Sam Roberts says they owe head coach Ben Pitchley when they take on London rivals Lee Valley Lions this weekend.
An awards ceremony celebrating the success and achievements of women in east London once again inspired people from all walks of life.
A disused car parts warehouse caught fire in Rainham.
Vans plastered with the mugshots of men and women wanted in connection with a number of crimes - including burglaries, robberies and violent moped-enabled offences - are set to tour the capital.
A Hornchurch care home has launched a series of videos giving advice on how to approach difficult conversations with your parents in later life.
Eight fire engines and around 60 firefighters were called to a blaze at a caravan and motor home storage site in Upminster.
A food waste disposal company is calling on east London boroughs to work towards increasing their recycling rates this Global Recycling Day.
Prof Ged Martin follows two young women on their three-wheelers across Havering
Commuters are facing delays and cancellations due to a broken down train between Upminster and Barking
A family-run nursery in Upminster and the Romford childcare centre striving to improve children's oral health, nutrition and environmental awareness have received awards from the deputy mayor of London for their work.
Train services on the Fenchurch Street network through east London were the most punctual anywhere in Britain in February, latest rail industry figures show.
The Christmas holidays are nearly here but don't fret the Mercury has got you covered with over 50 events taking place between now and Christmas that are sure to put everyone in the festive spirit.
Discover how you can help a local restaurant raise money for charity, eat good food and enjoy a great night out with the family and friends.
The festive season is fast approaching and that often means a flood of Christmas parties, work dos and get-togethers with your nearest and dearest.
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