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Romford MP Andrew Rosindell defends tactic in election postal vote row
Romford MP Andrew Rosindell has defended a decision to ask residents to send postal votes to the local Conservative HQ saying "all parties" do it.
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Jailed: man who spared shooting Romford taxi driver because he was 'nice' to him
An electrician who spared shooting a Romford taxi driver during a robbery because he was "nice" to him has been jailed.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Club News: RM1 WI
Members of the RM1 WI group with the pamper bags they made up for the Havering Women's Aid Refuge.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
School of Rock! Youngsters to compete in Havering's Last Band Standing
Future rockstars will have the chance to showcase their talent at Havering's first ever battle of the bands competition.
Man denies model's stab murder
David Gikawa, 38, of Leyton, pleaded not guilty at the Old Bailey to murdering Linah Keza while she was with her young daughter on 31 July 2013.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Havering's award winning officer rescues trapped muntjac deer in Romford
Havering's award-winning wildlife crime officer came to the rescue again, this time freeing a distressed muntjac deer caught in a metal fence.
Collier Row community congregate to support carnival
More than 50 people attended Collier Row Library to celebrate a donation by Harold Wood Funeral Services towards the Collier Row Carnival.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Business: Rainham businesswoman launches downsizing service for baby boomers
When children fly the nest, or retirement prompts a move to the countryside, the stresses of the moving process can often act as a barrier.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
London's least used stationsNo 7: Emerson ParkYou have to wonder how Emerson Park station survives.
Yobs break into Bedfords Park walled garden and set fire to wooden bench
Mindless yobs vandalised a nature reserve's 18th century walled garden and set fire to a carved wooden bench during a late night onslaught.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Newham mayor Sir Robin Wales: Havering deserves 'better quality' councillor than Cllr Jeff Tucker
Havering needs a "better quality" of councillor than Cllr Jeff Tucker, according to The Mayor of Newham, Sir Robin Wales.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Surgeon removed ovary by mistake
A pregnant woman suffering from appendicitis died on the operating table weeks after a surgeon mistakenly removed her ovary instead of her appendix, medical watchdogs heard.
GPs to be available for extended hours in Havering thanks to government grant
The money is being put towards the extended hours, reducing waiting times, new ways of contacting surgeries and giving people with complex health problems a dedicated team including a GP, practice nurse and consultant to improve care.
St Francis Hospice 30for30: How you can help
To mark Saint Francis Hospice's 30th anniversary, we are trying to raise 30,000 to help them continue their incredible work.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Writer's childhood in Havering inspires book
A writer has published a novel about growing up in 1960s Havering in a world of changing fashion, music - and violence.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Romford political stalwart Alby Tebbutt to run as Ukip councillor
Former Conservative fireband Alby Tebbutt will return to politics and join the Mayor of Havering at Ukip, and says he will "wipe the Romford Conservative Association off the face of the Earth."
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Woman hospitalised after failed mugging in Harold Wood; police release efit
Detectives have released an efit of a man they are hunting after a lone woman was punched repeatedly as she walked through woodland.
Where is he? Police hunt man who 'broke woman's cheekbone' in Brentwood assault
Police are hunting a man wanted in connection with a serious assault in Brentwoood in which a woman was left with a fractured cheekbone.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Councillor triumphs in Romford Snooker Club charity match
Cllr Robert "Shooter" Benham defeated Bob "The Don" Perry three frames to two in a fundraiser for the Rainbow Trust, held at the famous Romford Snooker Club.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Havering students dress to impress in budget fashion show
Joanna Olasoji, 18, and her twin sister Susanna, Eni Jimoh, 20, Patrick Thompson, 18, Fazeela Butt, 21 and Jake Prior, 17 College students have taken on a challenge to dress on a budget for an eco fashion show - in which they donned only second-hand clothes.