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Havering has been ranked in the top 20 of London boroughs with the highest number of people injured in bus incidents.

Readers may not have heard of Sadiq Khan’s planned expansion of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), but it is set to have a detrimental impact on the hundreds of thousands of people who drive inside the North and South Circulars every day.

Rough sleepers will be housed in hostels and night shelters by Havering Council this winter as temperatures hit zero – and you can play an important role in ensuring they find respite.

A Hornchurch counselling charity has been awarded more than £100,000 from the Mayor of London to talk to every school in Havering about knife crime, and is hoping to intervene with youngsters before they take the wrong path that leads to a life of crime.

Crossrail’s chairman has stepped down just days before being questioned along with the Mayor of London facing the London Assembly’s transport committee over the disastrous 10-month delay in the ‘super tube’ opening.

A charity that works with children with learning difficulties and autism in Havering has been given a “new lease of life” after it was given around £140,000 from the Mayor of London to fund a new project.

A man representing Havering’s Dial-a-Ride drivers and users will meet with the deputy mayor for transport next month to discuss growing concerns over the future of the “vital lifeline” service.

Havering will receive just over £24m to build new council houses across the borough.

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

Gallows Corner has been shortlisted for a major government cash boost following a long campaign by residents and local politicians.

Harold Hill resident Shaun Bailey has been elected as the Conservative Party’s candidate to face Mayor of London Sadiq Khan in the city’s 2020 mayoral election, it has been announced today (Friday, September 28).

The total number of people killed or injured on the borough’s roads is falling, figures reveal.

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

The well-publicised delay to the Crossrail project will have come as frustrating news to many residents in our part of London.

A total of 673 affordable homes weren’t built when they should have been, a report has shown.

Rail bosses have admitted they don’t know how much delays to Crossrail will cost.

After seven months of scrutiny by the Greater London Authority the application for the homes to be built in Rom Valley Way has finally been approved.

Cyclists are being asked to put themselves in the driving seat of a lorry to prevent road accidents.

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

It only seems like yesterday that London last went to the polls to elect its new Mayor.

Violent crime is rising in the borough, the latest figures have revealed.

As an MP representing a “Greater London” constituency for 17 years, last week I decided to throw my hat in the ring to become the next Conservative Mayor of London.

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