Havering, England Newswire (Page 6)

Havering, England Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Havering, England. (Page 6)

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  1. Woman dragged along pavement in Hornchurch robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    CCTV footage of two men sought in connection with an incident where a woman was robbed and dragged along a pavement has been released by police. Police, were called at 6.44am on Monday, 19 September, to reports of a robbery in Ardleigh Green Road, Hornchurch.

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  2. Havering Sixth Form College's mental health lead aims to tackle rise in depression among studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Chloe Farand meets Havering Sixth Form College's mental health officer and the care team, who support students day to day As growing numbers of young people are faced with issues of anxiety and depression, one college has decided to dedicate a full-time member of staff to provide them with the support they need. John Davis is the mental health officer at Havering Sixth Form College - one of only four in the role across the country.

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  3. 'Unique' Fairkytes Arts Centre proves ever popular with Havering communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    From left jewellery students Carol Carne, Gina Savill-Turner, Jo Golledge, chainmail queen Linda Parkyn. Daphne Freeman and tutor Carol Allen at the Fairkytes Arts Centre.

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  4. Mum of cancer patient told she had the disease too just one day before daughter finished treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    A mum had the devastating shock of being told she had breast cancer just a day before her daughter's final day of treatment in her own battle with the disease. Sandra Goldsmith, of Rainham, said her first reaction was to start laughing when doctors gave her the news in June after she had watched daughter Vikki Powell endure a year of treatment.

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  5. Calling all Havering dog lovers to help train puppies for physically disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Canine partners, train dogs to help disabled people manage their day to day lives, take clothes out of washing machine, cards into/out ATMs etc. The service is hoping to branch out into Havering but needs people to train the dogs.

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  6. Fed up of 2016? Go back to the sixties for an evening in RomfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Take the groovy train of love back to the Swinging Sixties, to a time when boys teased the girls and the girls teased their hair. Smash hit musical A Slice of Saturday Night is heading to Brookside Theatre, Eastern Road, Romford, and promises to take audiences "spinning back" to 1964.

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  7. Havering Council backs plan for cross-borough team to tackle illegal traveller campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Businesses have called for a cross-borough team to rid the area of illegal traveller encampments and tackle "criminally organised" fly-tipping. The proposal is the result of a meeting between Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham councils, the business community, the Met Police, Rainham and Dagenham MP Jon Cruddas and Ilford South MP Mike Gapes.

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  8. Romford fire station open its doors as part of brigade's 150th anniversary celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Families got the chance to take a closer look at the life of a firefighter as Romford fire station opened its doors as part of London Fire Brigade's 150th anniversary celebrations. Lorraine Wood , Eric Wood , Grace Cooper, 6 and Harry Cooper, 4, with fire dogs Murphy and Riscoe.

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  9. Lee Balkwell death: Dad hopes High Court hearing today could help reveal 'what really happened'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    The father of a man found dead in a concrete mixer believes a high court hearing today marks an important day in his quest to "uncover the truth" behind Essex Police's flawed investigation into his son's death. Les Balkwell, 69, has been fighting for justice since 2002, after Lee, 33, was found dead at a farm in Dennises Lane, Upminster, on July 18. New dad Lee, was found crushed between the outside of a cement mixer drum and chassis, with his legs twisted on a pile of rubble.

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  10. Sarah Belsham has a bash on birthday weekend to inspire Crostyx winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Ilford Recorder

    Birthday girl Sarah Belsham had a weekend to remember as she helped inspire two Crostyx teams to victories with six important goals. The club chair was first in action for the women's seconds on Saturday and netted a brace in their 3-2 victory over Maldon.

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  11. Romford cancer patient live tweets his experience of NHS from Queen's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Richard Orchard, 40, of South Street, Romford, who is being treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma cancer - which affects cells that are part of the body's immune system - at Queen's Hospital, Romford, is the first curator of the new NHS Twitter account. The project, which started on Monday, aims to shed light on the NHS through the voices of the people on its frontline.

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  12. OMG discontinues its Life businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Live Charts

    Oxford Metrics , an AIM-listed technology group providing products and services for the life sciences, entertainment, engineering and government markets, has decided to discontinue OMG Life and instead focus on its other two businesses Vicon and Yotto. OMG Life has been focused on deriving value from the company's portfolio of Intellectual property through the deployment of third-party consumer products.

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  13. 81 speeding drivers caught out by Havering residents in first speed gun trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Saturday's launch was part of the Community Road Watch scheme which has been rolled out across various parts of the country, which allows members of the public to work alongside police using a speed gun to target speeding motorists. Over the course of two hours, residents stood at the junction of Thurloe Gardens and Wheatsheaf Road, Romford, in high-vis jackets clocking motorists on the A1251.

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  14. Harold Hill Post Office could 'potentially' be franchised out to interested partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Harold Hill's Post Office in Farnham Road is currently directly run by the company but bosses are now exploring options. The majority of branches across the country are run on an agency basis with retailers, with current directly-run stores looking for similar arrangements so they are sustainable in the future.

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  15. Musician surprises wife with concert on Saint Francis Hospice wardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Skip Atkins, 57, of Upminster, sang the iconic hit Only You by Vince Clarke and played the guitar, when he visited his wife Jan, 58, who suffers from breast cancer at the inpatient unit at Saint Francis Hospice last week. The guitarist, who has played in bands for years, decided to use his talent to raise money for the charity, which has been looking after Jan since June last year.

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  16. Rainham man who cooked bomb in oven has sentence reducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    A loner who tried to kill himself with a home made shotgun and baked highly unstable explosives in his oven had his sentence cut by judges today. Ian Shingler was jailed for six years at Basildon Crown Court after he admitted possessing explosive substances, a firearm, and ammunition in February this year.

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  17. Award winning Havering College students praised for climbing "mountains"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Award winning students were praised for climbing their own "mountain" with the help of their "sherpas" at a celebratory event last night. The students from Havering College heard of the exploits of special guest, adventurer James "Ketch" Ketchell, from climbing Everest, to rowing the Atlantic and cycling across the world.

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  18. Public vote could win Romford town centre London's best high streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Romford's high street could be voted the best in London after it was shortlisted in the Great British High Street competition. Residents have been urged to get behind Romford town centre, which will be competing for the title against Lower Marsh in Waterloo and Myddleton Road in Haringey.

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  19. Knife bin created in Romford to surrender weapons as part of Operation SceptreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Weapon sweeps and "intelligent stop and searches" will also increase this week as the Met Police launch a new phase of Operation Sceptre to tackle knife crime. More than 1,100 activities are taking place across London and in the borough as part of this initiative, including proactive operations to tackle those wanted in connection with knife-related offences and violent crime.

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  20. Newham College launch title defence with dominant winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Newham Recorder

    Defending champions Newham College and Havering Sixth Form College cruised to easy wins in the first week of the Essex Cricket Board's FE Chance to Shine tournament at the University of East London SportsDock. Kudiwa Kamudyariwa and Harry Gilhan built up a 60-run opening partnership, with some help from a wayward Leyton bowling attack.

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