The family of a man with suspected Covid-19 thinks DNR decisions at BHRUT are made too early into admissions and non-English speaking patients may suffer.
Nurses at Queen’s and King George hospitals are worried the lack of testing and protective equipment is spreading coronavirus among staff and patients.
Starting today Queen’s and King George hospitals are postponing all routine, planned surgeries and stopping all outpatient appointments including chemotherapy as the trust has seen an increase in seriously ill patients with Covid-19.
A Chadwell Heath railway club is celebrating its 90th anniversary and showing off one of its trains at the biggest festival in the country.
Police have released an image of a man who is suspected of indecently exposing himself to a woman on a bus in Romford.
A project which improved diabetes care across Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge has been shortlisted for a national health award.
Two men have been charged with a firearms offence following a vehicle stop by armed officers in Gants Hill on Wednesday.
Disabled patients in the care of Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust (BHRUT) are among the best accommodated in the country, new data shows.
It’s Friday, so why not celebrate the end of another working week by taking on our Friday pub quiz?
A yellow warning has been issued as weather settles in which might cause icy stretches and travel disruption overnight into Wednesday morning.
A fly-tipper who illegally dumped the contents of an entire garage ended up nearly £2,000 out of pocket following a successful prosecution by Redbridge Council.
There is a flood alert in place ahead of Storm Dennis in parts of east London.
A dad who was left permanently disabled after a hospital wrongly flushed food into his lungs has called for lessons to be learned from his case.
Panto is a unique British tradition and not something we have in America where this reporter is from.
Today the UK heads to the polls for the first December election since 1923 – so please do brave the weather, get out and vote.
A team of college students raised money and renovated a youth centre in Ilford which helps tackle knife crime.
Get over your fear of dying and come along to a Death Cafe at King George Hospital in Goodmayes to have a cuppa and some cake and find the surprising positive side to the taboo topic.
The founder of a Harold Hill charity won The Ultimate Pride of Essex award last week for helping terminally ill children for 13 years.
With a simple gesture of giving their unused clothes to the homeless in Romford a couple have started a team that goes out twice a week to help rough sleepers.
A single mother from Hornchurch who is training to be an electrician has been nominated for a Women in Construction Award.
An eight-year-old girl is joining in a fun run 5k for the hospice that cared for her great grandad and hopes he will be cheering her on from heaven.
Cauldron Foods’ comedy night will give vegans the last laugh as Vegan comics dispel vegan myths.
To celebrate the launch of Connected Communities, Crowdfunder has teamed up with Trust For London to award £5,000 to five projects making a difference in Barking & Dagenham.
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