A statue honouring the memory of a soldier killed in action has been stolen by vandals.
Cancer patients across the borough are benefiting from a new machine designed to make their treatment more comfortable.
A hospital trust that worked hard to come out of special measures, has hit a national patient target for the first time in three years.
The heartbroken mother of a Romford club bouncer has thanked the community for its support after a man was found guilty of her son’s death.
Two men have been acquitted of murdering a 27-year-old bouncer who was stabbed to death with a machete metres from his home.
A police officer’s career was left in jeopardy after he was handed a community order for downloading indecent images of children and extreme animal porn.
After several months of detailed discussions, a potential merger between Havering College and Barking and Dagenham college has been called off.
Jury deliberations began today in the murder trial of much-loved club doorman Ricky Hayden.
A driver who failed to stop at the scene of a crash, which killed a Dagenham dad-of-three, has been given a fourth month suspended sentence.
A police officer serving the borough is to be sentenced for downloading indecent images of children and extreme animal porn.
New research has revealed that more than 1,000 dogs from across the capital and deemed to be dangerous, were seized by the Met last year.
A hospital trust has been praised by health secretary Jeremy Hunt in a report focusing on the significant improvements it has made.
It was a massive gamble when Theresa May called a snap general election and it looks not to have paid off as she now faces calls to quit after the UK woke up to a hung parliament.
Two more addresses – one in Newham and another in Dagenham - are being investigated by police in connection with the London Bridge terror attack.
“Drop the knife save a life” chanted the relatives of a popular nightclub bouncer at an anti-knife rally in north London.
In just under two years, Britain has had one general election, one referendum, two prime minsters and faces the prospect of a third.
A teenager appeared at a pre-trial hearing yesterday over the death of doorman Ricky Hayden.
A managing director is helping his former school reduce its carbon footprint.
Devastated friends and family of Ricky Hayden said their final farewell to the hugely popular doorman at his packed funeral today.
Due to a serious illness, a couple together for 20 years, brought forward their wedding and held it in a hospital’s intensive care unit on Wednesday.
A beauty queen is hoping to win a national competition.
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