A 33-year-old man has been charged with drink driving following a car crash with an ambulance in Romford.
A Romford handyman has admitted bludgeoning an 85-year-old widow to death with a hammer.
The road will be closed today so police can carry out forensic examinations.
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Oliver Simmonds was ten when his father, the Reverend Frederick Simmonds, was appointed Romford’s Congregational Church minister in 1908.
A Romford motorcyclist who died following a serious crash with another vehicle has been described as a “gentle giant” and family man.
Around 40 firefighters spent more than 90 minutes tackling a fire at an Upminster farm on Sunday afternoon.
A 20-year-old from Chadwell Heath has been charged with perverting the course of justice by detectives investigating the death of Jordan Douherty, who was stabbed to death in Collier Row in June.
Four women have been arrested after a man was assaulted at Leicester Square tube station shortly early yesterday (Sunday).
A Romford man has pleaded guilty to carrying out an aggravated burglary in Colchester.
The motorist crashed his Nissan Navara in a ditch before carrying on driving.
A 21-year-old drug dealer who pressured other defendants not to “snitch” after an addict was stabbed to death at a block of flats in Harold Hill has been convicted of murder.
Romford Boxing Club held their annual Refuse to Lose show for the third successive year on Saturday in memory of the late Daren Howe.
A woman whose vision has always been a challenge due to her eyes not being fully formed when she was born prematurely, has received successful treatment from new laser eye surgery.
Havering Council flies the pride flag from Town Hall after calls from campaigners for LGBT History Month to be celebrated in Havering.
From November, The Mercury in Romford begins to celebrate Christmas. The mall has plenty of gift ideas, fun events and activities for everyone
Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.
“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.
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