11 hrs ago
Grandmother pulls on her running shoes to raise cash for charity on 60th birthday
For most people a 60th birthday celebration might include a meal with friends, a holiday or simply a nice relaxing day, but not for Tesco Community Champion, Lesley Davey, who went on a 10k run to raise money for Diabetes UK.
15 hrs ago
London House Prices Ten Times Average Income
Research by the TUC found that in 1997 just over a quarter of boroughs had house prices more than five times the average local salary - but by last year every borough had exceeded that ratio.
18 hrs ago
Troubled hospitals trust to hold AGM
The public will have the opportunity to question Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals Trust board members at the meeting on Wednesday, which will be held between 6pm and 8pm in the lecture theatre at King George Hospital in Goodmayes.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Whole road given illegal parking fines after contractor mishap
Residents in Rush Green Road have been fined illegal parking tickets for parking outside of their houses, after a contractor missed out their road when painting on new parking bays as part of a scheme introduced by the council.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Council budget: Services at risk as Havering Council aims to make drastic spending cuts
Libraries, social care, youth services and cultural facilities are all be under fire as the council works to make 60million of savings over four years.
'Disgraceful' decision to allow no affordable homes at new development
A proposal to build 34 flats, none of which will be affordable, has been ushered through by the council - despite its own target to make 50 per cent of new builds affordable.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Hornchurch Gardening Society raises A 3k for St Francis Hospice at Havering Show
A vegetable and plant display survived the Sunday's shine and Monday's downpour to raise nearly 3,000 for St Francis Hospice.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Havering Show: Highs and lows as torrential rain follows record-breaking turnout
This year's Havering Show has experienced highs and lows as yesterday's record-breaking numbers were followed by torrential rain today.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
St Francis Hospice quizzers buy answers from Egghead
Brainy fundraisers took part in an unorthodox charity quiz, buying answers from a member of television pub-quiz supergroup Eggheads when they got stuck.
Havering's hidden homeless problem
Stacey Muskett and Steve Moody have lived in the hostel with their two young children for four months.
Hornchurch widow, 88, appeals for witnesses after two burglaries this month
Police are warning the elderly to be wary after an 88-year-old woman was conned and robbed by doorstep thieves twice this month.
Cells unlocked at Hornchuch Police Station open day
Dozens of children were cuffed and shown the inside of a cell this week - but it was all in the name of fun.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Havering GCSEs 2014: Sanders School
Among the successful students at the school, in Suttons Lane, Hornchurch, was Joeley Williams who achieved 3 A*, 6 A and 3 B grades and is going to study at Colchester Grammar School.
Havering GCSEs 2014: Sacred Heart of Mary Girls' School
Promising pupils have been named as this year's top achievers at a school despite a dip in GCSE results.
Havering GCSEs 2014: Redden Court School
Midnight Millett-Bangs, 16, Alexandra Born, 16, and Nadia Bhatti, 16, at Redden Court school in Harold Wood.
Havering GCSEs 2014: St Edward's Church of England School and Sixth Form College
From left to right: Jezelle Smith-Thomas, 16, Samuel Quang, 16, Ladi Shobowale, 16, Laura Davenport, 16, Kike Adedeji, 16, Lara Davenport, 16, and Babalola Ajose, 16, at St Edwards C of E school in London Road, Romford School pupils and pleased parents were celebrating outstanding GCSE results at St Edward's Church of England School and Sixth Form ... (more)
New places found for Romford free school students
More than 40 children that were anticipating starting at Romford's first free school in September will now start in strange surroundings after the school postponed its opening at the eleventh hour.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Improvements to NHS blood service to be discussed with Havering patients
NHS blood services will be under the microscope at a series of engagement events to allow residents to offer their opinions.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Sick thieves target Havering women, 88 and 90, in distraction thefts
Sick thieves stole cash from a 90-year-old Romford woman's bedroom on Saturday in a disturbing distraction theft.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Year delay to Romford's first free school announced just weeks before opening
The opening of Romford's first free school - due in three weeks - has been delayed by a year leaving the desperate parents of more than 40 children scrambling for places.