Hundreds tested their knowledge at an annual quiz co-hosted by a snooker champion to raise money for Saint Francis Hospice.

"It's the perfect play for people that live locally, they will be able to relate to the story line and all of the characters in one way or another."

Supermarket giant Tesco is being taken to court following the death of a woman who was hit by a lorry four years ago.

Students at one Hornchurch secondary school had a day away from their classrooms last week to focus on helping other members of the community.

Lucy Benjamin, who is best known for playing Lisa Fowler in EastEnders, has been cast in the Queen's Theatre regional premiere of David Eldridge's In Basildon.

Tesco staff at Roneo Corner have raised more than £15,000 for Saint Francis Hospice.

Youngsters and adults on the Tropical Lagoon Ward at Queen's Hospital were treat to a visit from entertainer Skittleman as charity Clowns In The Sky celebrated being awarded £3,200 from the Tesco Bags of Help scheme.

A Hornchurch theatre is hoping to secure funds for a new community space by bidding for a significant cash boost from Tesco.

Following on from yesterday's look back at the first six months of 2018, we continue our review of the year with a round-up of the biggest news stories from the last six months.

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

Thousands of meals have been provided to people in need this Christmas thanks to customer donations at Tesco stores across Romford.

Volunteers at the Royal British Legion in Hornchurch have raised nearly £54,000 for the Poppy Appeal this year, and celebrated with an afternoon of tea and cakes.

A 15-year-old singer from Harold Hill said being crowned winner of Factor Essex 2018 was an "overwhelming" experience.

Residents are invited to get into the festive spirit at the Rainham Christmas Fayre this weekend.

Walking past the shops in the historic Rainham Village area, you might almost forget that you're in London.

Three men from Havering have been charged following an alleged burglary in Theydon Bois.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Rainham residents have come together to raise more than £2,500 to replace a stolen van belonging to a much loved member of the community.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

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Police were called to investigate reports of a burglary at a Tesco Superstore in Hornchurch.

After months of gathering evidence the council is hoping to present an injunction to the High Court at the end of the month.

Burglars attempting to break into a Collier Row supermarket early this morning (Friday, August 3) were sent running when they activated the store's alarm system and police arrived with sniffer dogs.


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