Health workers are all heroes
Coronavirus | Opinion
Dame Margaret Hodge MP, Barking
Happy New Year! 2021 has certainly delivered us new hope, yet also delivered difficult challenges too. New hope because of the rollout of a vaccine this winter to protect the most vulnerable against Covid-19. The vaccine offers us a clear...
I feel privileged to be able to contribute to Saint Francis Hospice as a trustee
Ranjita Sen, Saint Francis Hospice trustee
My involvement with the hospice in Havering-atte-Bower came about quite effortlessly at a time when I had been thinking about how I could get involved with a local voluntary setting. I’d always been involved in some form of charity or...
Artistic director voices hope for 2021 as latest plays launch
An artistic director has said she is hopeful audiences will return to live theatre in 2021 at the launch of a series of plays just for east Londoners. Nadia Fall was speaking as Theatre Royal Stratford East released four free online...
West Ham beat Burnley with early Antonio effort
Heading into mid-January, the Hammers certainly do not look like coming down with the Christmas decorations following this valiant victory over battling Burnley. Making it a Deadly Dozen since Project Restart, Michail Antonio’s fourth goal of...
Kenneth More CBE - through the 60s and beyond
A number of lifetimes poured into one well-lived life. Most will have heard of Kenneth More CBE, and many will be familiar with the Ilford theatre that bears his name. More, Please!, recently-released by Nick Pourgourides, fills whatever...