More than 380 people have now died of coronavirus at east London hospitals, according to the latest figures.
Five men, including two from Dagenham and Ilford, have denied killing a man who was shot in the head in Stepney.
A banker “didn’t even think” before using his skateboard to fight off a London Bridge terrorist who looked “like the devil”, an inquest has heard.
Two victims of the London Bridge terror attack would be alive today if barriers had been put up after a similar atrocity two months before, an inquest has heard.
A victim of the London Bridge attack swung his skateboard at the terrorists as police desperately tried to help injured people, an inquest has heard.
A “manipulative and overbearing” man will spend at least 26 years in prison for murdering his estranged wife in her own home.
Barking MP Dame Margaret Hodge has insisted she “does not yet want to give up the fight” for the heart and soul of the party after warning of a “surge” of antisemitism.
Let’s get physical! One of the dangers of lockdown is to be lulled into laziness, watching too many box sets, and eating and drinking too much, but there is no excuse to not start exercising to get fit and stay healthy.
UK Government Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced extra measures to support workers and businesses throughout winter, including a furlough scheme extension paying 80 per cent of staff wages.
The way the UK does business with Europe changes from January 1, heralding a new start. All companies that trade with the EU need to act now to make sure they are set to go.
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