Havering, England Newswire (Page 5)

Havering, England Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Aspiring singers take to the stage in Romford's Summer of Sound competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Hundreds gathered to watch musicians fill a Romford mall with song on Saturday as the latest round of Summer of Sound saw eight contestants selected for the next heat. The second round of the Mercury Mall's competition saw 14 singers perform three songs before judges and members of the public voted for their favourites.

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  2. Havering police appeal for owner of snake on the looseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    In September, firefighters from Hornchurch were called to Haynes Park Court, Hornchurch, after a similar corn snake got stuck behind a radiator. Bill Gough, station watch manager, described the snake as "very scary."

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  3. Jury fails to reach verdict in Hornchurch pub stabbing trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    A man accused of stabbing a football fan to death in a Hornchurch pub will face a retrial, after the jury failed to reach a verdict yesterday . James Roberts, 31, is accused of murdering 60-year-old Aiden O'Mahony after the railway worker stepped in to stop him verbally abusing a barmaid, telling Roberts "You don't treat a lady like that".

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  4. 'Amazing site!' Hot air balloons float over HaveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Residents were woken up to the delightful sight of dozens of hot air balloons floating above the borough yesterday morning. About 50 hot air balloons travelled across clear blue skies in east London over the weekend and dotted the Havering skyline with colours at about 6am.

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  5. Nearly 3,000 people will need to register with another doctor as Collier Row surgery is set to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Nearly 3,000 people registered with a doctor's practice will be asked to look elsewhere for care after it was revealed a surgery is set to close. The two registered GPs at the practice Dr Mazhar Mahmood and Dr Velautham Kuhan have decided to resign from their contract.

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  6. Romford MP defends campaigning in town centre despite agreed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Romford MP Andrew Rosindell has defended campaigning to leave the European Union on Saturday following the death of MP Jo Cox. People took to social media over the weekend to vent their anger towards Mr Rosindell's campaigning with some labelling it as "rotten" and "disgusting".

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  7. Glow hard or go homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    During hour long classes held in Hornchurch people are encouraged to wave glow sticks and dance around to fun routines. Class instructor Tina Easteal, said the unusual fitness craze stops people from feeling like they are having an intense workout.

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  8. Autism charity celebrates funding lifelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Now it has received three years of money, to help parents and carers of newly-diagnosed autistic children in Havering. She said: "It's fantastic news for us.

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  9. Havering revealed as 3rd worst place to rent in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Statistics published this week reveal that Havering is the third worst place in England for tenants living under the threat of eviction. A new study, conducted by nationwide housing charity Shelter, shows that tenants in one in 27 rented homes in the borough have been under threat of eviction in the last year.

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  10. Regeneration proposed for council homes on 12 sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    The plan was agreed by Havering Council's cabinet on Wednesday as part of a 30 year business plan and a review of the housing revenue account. Former estates could be knocked down and rebuild to accommodate more affordable homes where possible.

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  11. Queen's Theatre's curtain calls for Havering College studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    With all the hallmarks of a West End production, Havering College brought its show stopper Curtain Call, to Queen's Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch. A spokeswoman for the college, in Ardleigh Green Road, Hornchurch, said the show was "worthy of being performed at any London theatre".

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  12. Havering MPs pay tribute to Labour MP Jo Cox who died after being stabbed and shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Mrs Cox, Labour MP for Batley and Spen, was left bleeding on the ground after the attack in Birstall, West Yorkshire. The 41-year-old mum of two had worked both for Oxfam and the anti-slavery charity, the Freedom Fund, before she was elected last year as MP for Batley and Spen, where she was born and grew up.

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  13. Migrants found in the back of a lorry in Harold Hill spark EU referendum debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Police in Ashton Road, Harold Hill, after a group of 11 was found in the back of a lorry. Picture:John Wigmore The migrants who told shocked workers they were from Iraq after being found in the back of a lorry face an uncertain future.

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  14. Havering serve up badminton finals spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Havering's badminton squad booked a return trip to the London Youth Games finals at Crystal Palace next month after two convincing wins in qualifying at the weekend. The borough team won silver last year, after a thrilling final with Sutton, and will be hoping to go one better when they return to south London on July 2. Manager Amanda Austin said: "The standard of the finals will be very high and Havering are looking forward to competing and hoping to go one better than their 2015 silver medal.

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  15. Havering College students ask: Are 'EU' in or out?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    The infamous lyrics by punk rock band The Clash played out over loudspeakers on Wednesday night, as Havering College students aired a live televised debate on membership of the European Union. The production left BBC Question Time looking amateur as an all-student crew, led by director Jevaun Bolton expertly produced the debate, at the campus in Ardleigh Green Road, Hornchurch.

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  16. Young patient gets behind the scenes lab tour at Romford hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Rows of tiny lab coats are hanging outside Queen's Hospital's pathology lab ready for young patients to discover how their blood is examined. The first visitor was Tumelo Sibanda who has had regular blood transfusions since he was diagnosed with Diamond-Blackfan anaemia, a rare disorder of the bone marrow, as a baby.

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  17. Eight arrested after group of 11 found in back of lorry in Harold HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    The eight adults have been arrested by police on suspicion of illegal entry into the UK and the three children were taken into police protection. One worker told the Recorder how the people inside were "calm" and simply said hello when the back door was opened.

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  18. Enfield, Barking and Dagenham named eviction hotspots as 350,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Hundreds of thousands of tenants have been at risk of losing their homes during the past year as they struggled to pay their rent, a housing charity warned today. The analysis was carried out by Shelter, which warned that many tenants are in 'total desperation' about keeping a roof over their heads.

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  19. Good news for health of Havering's shopping centresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    The number of empty shops in March was just 3.2 per cent across the borough's seven town centres, while the national average is 12.4pc. The figures are even better in Rainham, which has no vacant units while Harold Hill had one and Hornchurch three.

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  20. 'Home threat hotspots' renters at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | 24dash

    Housing charity, Shelter, has released figures that reveal more than 148,000 renting households in England were put at risk of losing their home in the past year equivalent to 350,000 renters. In new analysis of statistics from the Ministry of Justice, Shelter identified 'home threat hotspots' across the country where renters face the greatest risk of losing their home, which comes as a result of the chronic shortage of affordable homes combined with crippling welfare cuts.

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