May 26 2013 Latest news:
Sukran Sahin, Senior Reporter
Thursday, July 26, 2012
More than 100 children who are moving on to secondary school have received a useful present to mark the important step in their lives.
The Rotary Club of Dagenham handed 107 children at Grafton Primary School in Grafton Road, Dagenham, a Dictionary 4 Life, thanks to a Rotary Club initiative.
Nickie Kenning, retiring president of the club, said: “As the children move on to their further education at new schools, we wish them every possible success.
“We hope that they will find the Dictionary 4 Life a great learning tool.”
Air cadets have cancelled a planned fundraiser at a local supermarket in order to keep a low-profile following the terrorist attack in Woolwich, London.
Getting work after college was a struggle for one student, but an apprenticeship with a local company has seen her land that all important first job.
The four groups said London’s status as a multi-cultural city which “respects and celebrates diversity” is what makes it one of the most “dynamic, progressive and tolerant cities in the world”.
Brave young Scouts braced themselves for a night of ghoulish storytelling in a spooky mansion.