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Havering, England Newswire

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  1. Recorder letters: SEND transport, missed train, poppies, police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Romford Recorder

    My granddaughter travelled back from Manchester last Friday on a Virgin train. She is at university there, studying prosthetics, and orthotics.

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  2. Editor's comment: Share your stories for culture bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Romford Recorder

    Jessie J takes to the stage for Girl Effect Live, a festival to celebrate the power of girls in overcoming global poverty. Havering has thrown its hat into the ring for the Mayor of London's Borough of Culture initiative and residents can play a part.

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  3. Saint Francis Hospice says big thank you to BBC's Children in Need for its funding and supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Romford Recorder

    As families gather around their sofas to watch this year's Children in Need, a hospice wishes to say thank you to the charity for all of its support over the years. Since January, the children and family service at Saint Francis Hospice, Havering-atte-Bower, has cared for 80 children and young people who are bereaved or have been facing the loss of a loved one.

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  4. Vote for your favourite bauble design in The Liberty's annual Deck the Malls competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Romford Recorder

    A shopping centre is calling on the community to vote in its latest competition, where one lucky child will have their festive design hung on its Christmas tree. Following an overwhelming amount of submissions from schools from across the borough, mayor of Havering, Councillor Linda Van den Hende has shortlisted ten of her favourite designs and it's now down to the readers of the Romford Recorder to vote.

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  5. Hockey: Romford men draw on positivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Romford Recorder

    Romford's men were trying to draw on the positives after picking up points in their latest East League outings at the weekend. The first team travelled to lowly Thurrock in Division Five South East, where Ashley Meyer found the target in a 1-1 draw.

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  6. Havering's health partnership given greater control over health fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Romford Recorder

    A landmark devolution deal was approved today allowing for greater integration between health and social care, meaning more people will be able to receive treatment in their own homes without having to go to hospital. The Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge Integrated Care Partnership Board, which oversees health and social care across the three boroughs, now has a bigger say over how it runs its own finances.

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  7. Redbridge's health partnership given greater control over health fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ilford Recorder

    A landmark devolution deal was approved today allowing for greater integration between health and social care, meaning more people will be able to receive treatment in their own homes without having to go to hospital. The Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge Integrated Care Partnership Board, which oversees health and social care across the three boroughs, now has a bigger say over how it runs its own finances.

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  8. Diving: Havering Cormorants mourn Val MorrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Romford Recorder

    Havering Cormorants Diving Club have announced the sad passing of club secretary Val Morrison following a battle with lung cancer. Morrison worked tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure the club was up to date with all current legislation and that it met all required standards set by the ASA.

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  9. Havering residents reminded to use both Queen's and King George Hospital A&EsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Romford Recorder

    Havering residents have been reminded to make use of both of the accident and emergency departments serving the borough after heavy attendances at Queen's Hospital. The A&E at the hospital in Rom Valley Way, Romford, has been more busy than usual for this time of year in recent days, and the borough's healthcare experts believe this is because people are forgetting King George Hospital's A&E in Goodmayes remains open.

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  10. Romford's new ice rink and swimming pool to open two months ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Romford Recorder

    Romford's new multi-million pound ice rink and leisure centre in the town centre will open two months ahead of schedule, it has been revealed. The Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre was originally scheduled to open in April next year, but is now expected to open to residents two months ahead of schedule in February.

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  11. Cllr Nolan blasted travellers for leaving behind rubbish in Evergreen FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    The group moved into Evergreen Field in High Street, Wanstead, at the end of October and left behind heaps of trash. She said: "Travellers are fine but they leave everywhere in a dreadful state.

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  12. Havering Council moves forward with plans to build 1,000-home development on Romford estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Romford Recorder

    Plans to regenerate a run-down Romford industrial estate by building around 1,000 homes there were agreed by Havering Council's cabinet last night. On Wednesday night at Havering Town Hall, cabinet members discussed plans to transform the Bridge Close site as part of an ambitious plan that it is hoped will be a catalyst for regeneration across the town centre.

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  13. Hornchurch Country Park holds poignant Remembrance Day ceremony at war memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Romford Recorder

    Dozens of Havering residents gathered at the Hornchurch Country Park war memorial on Sunday to pay their respects to the fallen on Remembrance Day. Around 100 people attended the ceremony at 10.45am, where members of the 10th Essex Regiment Living History Group provided a special Guard of Honour dressed in their First World War uniforms to honour the servicemen and women who have given their lives for their country.

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  14. Havering Council calls on all residents to back its London Borough of Culture 2020 bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Romford Recorder

    Havering Council has announced it is bidding to become the London Borough of Culture 2020 and now it needs residents' help. Photo: Havering Council Do you think Havering deserves to be lauded across London for its proud cultural heritage? If so, Havering Council needs your help applying for a special award.

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  15. Antiques Roadshow star Paul Atterbury guest speaker at Havering Antique Collectors Club eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Romford Recorder

    Paul Atterbury from Antiques Roadshow , with Havering Antique and Collectors' Club member Bertie Curtis and two guests who came along to the talk on the night. Picture: Havering Antique and Collectors' Club A much-loved TV antiques expert will be giving a special talk on the Victorian Age to Havering's avid historians and collectors at a special event this weekend.

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  16. 'Extremely upset' Gidea Park scouts group appeals for help after van is stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Romford Recorder

    The 3rd Squirrels Heath Sea Scouts, based at the Gidea Park Methodist Church, Brentwood Road, Gidea Park, travelled to the Romford Remembrance service on Sunday to pay their respects to soldiers past and present. Scout leader Neville Lamkin left the van in Lytton Road, Gidea Park, over night for him to pick up the next morning, as parents took their children straight home after the service.

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  17. Queen's Theatre panto Beauty and the Beast becomes Havering's fastest selling panto everRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | Romford Recorder

    The countdown to Christmas has begun, and for theatre-lovers across the land that can mean only one thing - it's pantomime time! This year's festive treat at The Queen's Theatre in Billet Lane, Hornchurch, is none other than the much-loved tale as old as time, Beauty and the Beast. Since being announced, the panto, which will run from November 30 to January 7, has become the fastest selling in the theatre's history, with more than 24,000 tickets already sold.

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  18. Petition calling on Havering Council to reject Go Ape's Bedfords...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Romford Recorder

    A petition calling on Havering Council to reject proposals for a Go Ape adventure centre in Bedfords Park has gained more than 2,150 signatures in five days. Earlier this month, the Recorder broke the news that high-wire adventure park company was in the early stages of drawing up plans to lease two sections of the Romford Park to construct an adventure centre.

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  19. Two Havering heroes lauded at 'wonderful' awards night celebrating London's volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Romford Recorder

    Two of Havering's most selfless unsung heroes have had their hard work officially recognised at a glamorous awards evening organised by the Mayor of London. Amelia Dunn, who has volunteered at Havering Mind for 15 years, and Mary O'Driscoll, one of the founding members of the Havering Volunteer Centre, were presented with Team London Awards by former Eastenders star Dame Barbara Windsor at City Hall last week.

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  20. Havering adolescent mental health unit rated outstandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Romford Recorder

    A formerly "inadequate" adolescent mental health unit for Havering teenagers that temporarily closed 18 months ago has just been rated "outstanding" by health inspectors. The North East London Foundation Trust , closed Brookside mental health unit in Barley Lane, Goodmayes, in May last year following a Care Quality Commission inspection.

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