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MAKING people pay for driving inside the North Circular could mean more pollution around schools in Redbridge and Waltham Forest, a study claims.
Posted: July 21, 2017, 11:21 am
Police arrested a man on suspicion of sexual assault and making threats to kill during an action day aiming to crackdown on crime at a station.
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:54 am
Travellers have set up shop in a sports field one week after a large convoy made a “violent” break-in less than three miles away.
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:11 am
Every artist has a story to share about their rise to stardom, but Walthamstow singer Jesuton has forged a path like no other.
Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:05 am
PLANS to double the height of a block of a flats have been scrapped after neighbours threatened legal action.
Posted: July 21, 2017, 8:53 am
Good morning. Here is everything you need to know to get through your journey smoothly today (Friday, July 21).
Posted: July 21, 2017, 6:43 am
A DRIVER had a lucky escape after a car flipped onto its side in a quiet residential street.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 7:29 pm
A “PROFESSIONAL CONMAN” who tricked more than 20 people out of £104,000 pretending to be a renowned international wine trader has been jailed.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 5:07 pm
A trendy butchers chain has announced it will open its latest shop in Loughton later this summer.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 4:36 pm
A CHARITY is in “shock” after the council’s move to sell off the building it uses to help thousands of elderly and vulnerable people.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 3:35 pm
A MIDWIFE who has delivered babies from east London Sierra Leone has retired after 30 years.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 2:40 pm
A second high-rise building in Waltham Forest has failed safety tests being carried out in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 2:10 pm
A TEENAGE sensation who made £25,000 from a tuck shop he set up in his school toilets is considering donating the profits to the charity that mentors him.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 1:54 pm
THE NEW owners of a notorious ex-night club have won a controversial bid to stay open later.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 1:05 pm
A TECH firm employee who lied about having terminal cancer before using his sick leave to run a £1million scam is facing jail.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 12:28 pm
A COMMUNITY fridge is coming to a high street to help locals fight food waste.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 12:02 pm
Four teenagers have been arrested after a bottle of acid, gloves and a balaclava were found in a car.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 10:59 am
THE SEARCH is on to find a missing 14-year-old boy.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 10:01 am
MPs have backed calls for the government to get tough on acid attacks after a spate of incidents in recent weeks.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 9:34 am
A MAN was stabbed in the face in a quiet residential street.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 8:56 am
FOSTER parents will soon get 60 per cent off council tax bills and teenagers leaving care will not have to pay anything until they are 25.
Posted: July 20, 2017, 8:23 am
A DOCTOR who set up a business to educate students about careers in medicine has been shortlisted for the UK’s largest diversity awards.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 4:06 pm
ADULTS with learning disabilities celebrated the opening of a day care centre after it underwent extensive refurbishments.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 2:11 pm
One of east London’s most treasured green spaces risks being destroyed by endless parked cars and piles of rubbish, neighbours have warned.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 12:10 pm
FOUR men were arrested after a knife-point robbery in Waltham Forest.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 12:06 pm
Peter brings Jamie to his island because there are no rules and no grownups to make them mind. He brings boys from the Other Place to join in the fun, but Peter’s idea of fun is sharper then a pirate’s sword. Because it’s never been all fun and games on the island. Peter promised they would all be young and happy forever. Peter lies.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 11:53 am
Overnight thunderstorms swept through London bringing with it heavy rain, hail, and frequent lightning.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 11:21 am
A student who survived a year-long battle with a rare cancer after she launched a worldwide appeal for a stem cell donor has beaten the odds to graduate.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 10:37 am
A four-mile stretch of a river has been awarded a prestigious environmental award.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 9:50 am
NINE open spaces across the Lee Valley Regional Park has been awarded Green Flag Awards for 2017.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 9:42 am
This mum has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's at 27 and is desperate to find a cure so she can see her son grow up
A MOTHER-OF-ONE diagnosed with Alzheimer’s at 27 is desperately racing to find a cure for the disease before it takes over her life.
Posted: July 19, 2017, 8:16 am
Posted: July 19, 2017, 6:15 am
YOUNGSTERS celebrating the start of the summer holidays marked the end of the school year by giving their shoes to a children in need.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 6:45 pm
A BUS driver has been jailed for tricking a woman onto his bus, locking her in, and sexually abusing her.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 6:39 pm
Police in Waltham Forest have launched a search to find a missing woman.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 6:02 pm
NURSERY staff are warning parents of toddlers to apply for their free childcare hours before it’s too late.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 5:59 pm
Four young men have been arrested over knife and drug-dealing offences as part of a fresh police crackdown.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 5:01 pm
THE mayor of Waltham Forest made her first visit to a children’s hospice after taking up her new role.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 4:25 pm
Conservationists have pledged to protect the UK’s ancient trees during a summit in Epping Forest.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 3:52 pm
A PENSIONER has been left feeling “disgusted” after the council backtracked on its decision to increase his parking permit by 400 per cent.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 3:38 pm
Thousands of elderly and vulnerable people use this ‘vital lifeline’ – now the council wants to close it
Thousands of the borough’s elderly and vulnerable are losing a “vital lifeline” as the council plans to sell off another community building.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 3:25 pm
There’s just over a week to go before this year’s festival celebrating one of Leytonstone’s greatest ‘sons’ kicks off.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 2:55 pm
A pub has been rated as the best place to grab a pint of cider in East Anglia by drink experts.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 2:42 pm
A COMMUNITY theatre group is swapping suburban London for the lush pastures of Sri Lanka as they help run a summer school for more than 300 underprivileged children.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 1:44 pm
A filthy care home has been shut down by inspectors after pensioner living there it described it as a "prison".
Posted: July 18, 2017, 12:53 pm
CROWDS flocked to the annual Walthamstow Garden Party last weekend.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 12:39 pm
A CHRISTIAN schoolgirl has made history by being the first from her faith to win a Jewish volunteering award.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 9:17 am
A man has been charged with burglary after sets of alloy wheels were stolen during a break in at a garage.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 9:16 am
The creator of Downton Abbey took time out of his busy schedule to visit a hospice looking after severely ill and disabled children. Haven House Children’s Hospice
Posted: July 18, 2017, 8:52 am
DOG owners could soon be subject to tougher rules when out and about with their four-legged friends.
Posted: July 18, 2017, 8:19 am
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