Havering, England Newswire (Page 8)

Havering, England Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Hockey: Local players Emma Isherwood and Kerry Hodges impress on Essex dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Local hockey players Emma Isherwood, of the Havering club, and Kerry Hodges, who plays for Upminster, were part of the Essex over-40s squad that took part in the regional qualifiers for the National Championships. The duo were part of the county squad that travelled to Culford School, Bury St Edmunds, to compete in the qualifiers.

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  2. Medals galore for Havering at Essex relays on home turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Havering's magnificent young athletes were in imperious form at the Essex Cross-Country Relay Championships as they collected a host of medals. Saturday's event was held at Stubbers in Upminster and the Havering teams felt very at home as they won an impressive four gold, one silver and a bronze medal along the way.

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  3. London Raiders put their shirt on Everyone Active dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    London Raiders chief executive John Scott and Tom Fletcher, of Everyone Active, shake on a three-year shirt sponsorship deal The leisure chain will be the team's main shirt sponsor as they prepare to return to Romford next season and John Smith was delighted. He said: "Players were invited to the opening of the newly refurbished gym at the Harold Hill Central Park venue and it proved to be a very popular opening.

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  4. Healthy, fun and environmentally-friendly: Getting on your bike in Havering couldn't be easierRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    What sport significantly improves physical and mental health, saves the NHS millions and is available for people to do every day? Whether commuting to work, popping to the shops or heading out into the countryside for a leisure ride, biking is a brilliant way to do exercise and get around. Despite the recent bad press, cycling, when done responsibly, is a safe and cheap way to travel around London, and the good news is it's getting easier by the day.

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  5. NHS launches appeal for Havering residents to donate their eyesightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    The NHS is urgently appealing for Havering residents to sign up to donate their eyesight in the event of their death. There is currently a national shortage of eye donors, and last month the NHS eye banks in Bristol and Manchester revealed there is currently a 21pc shortfall in donated eyes.

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  6. Havering Sixth Form College opens new science labs thanks to A 100,000 charity grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    A sixth form college was delighted to officially open two new science labs, having made a successful bid to secure 100,000 to fund the project. Chief executive of the Wolfson Foundation, a charity that awards grants to support those in fields such as science and medicine, Paul Ramsbottom, was invited to open the labs at Havering Sixth Form College, Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch.

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  7. Havering health experts proposing to cut cataract surgery, osteopathy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Havering's healthcare commissioners are asking for the public's thoughts on plans to stop funding minor procedures such as cataract surgery and osteopathy. In a presentation to Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham councillors on Tuesday, the borough's clinical commissioning groups discussed ways in which the local NHS needed to balance its books.

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  8. Redbridge health experts proposing to cut cataract surgery,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Ilford Recorder

    Redbridge's healthcare commissioners are asking for the public's thoughts on plans to stop funding minor procedures such as cataract surgery and osteopathy. In a presentation to Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham councillors on Tuesday, the borough's clinical commissioning groups discussed ways in which the local NHS needed to balance its books.

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  9. Harold Hill's Central Park Leisure Centre reopens after A 1.5million renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Council leader Councillor Roger Ramsey, Councillor Melvin Wallace and Mayor of Havering Councillor Linda Van den Hende. Picture: Havering Council Hundreds of gym-goers, fitness fanatics and health enthusiasts gathered at a newly-refurbished leisure centre at the weekend, to mark its reopening.

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  10. Romford primary school's 'Cake-Off' challenge helps raise more than A 1,000 for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    The winners of Hylands Primary School's Cake Off competition, Lily Hayes, Bella Hanmore, Tilly Hanmore and Francie Simpson, with Mayor of Havering Linda Van de Hende. Photo: Hylands Primary School Would-be bakers and their parents raised more than 1,000 for charity when they hosted a school-wide baking competition last month.

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  11. Wapping's men on cloud nine as Jonny on the spot helps himself to hat-trick in rompRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Newham Recorder

    Wapping's men picked up their first win of the East Premier A season with an emphatic 9-2 success over Ipswich. The match was delayed by more than two hours due to an injury suffered by a visiting player during warm-up, but new signing Adam Fallis and a double from Jonny Madill got Wapping off to a flyer, only to be pegged back to 3-2.

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  12. Hope4Havering asks residents to have their say on proposal for Hornchurch homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Hope4Havering has launched a public consultation asking for residents' views on the night shelter being held at the former Olympian Loans and Mortgages building in Hornchurch Road, Hornchurch, for the next two years. Picture: Google Maps A homeless charity that has been serving its community for the past six years with nowhere to call home, is asking residents for their views on a potential spot where it can settle down.

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  13. 'Every child, every lesson, every grade matters': Behind the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Most of us would agree that running a secondary school is an unenviable task - but to find out just what it takes, the Recorder got a brief glimpse at life behind the headteacher's desk. Around Havering, The Albany has not always boasted a sterling reputation - although in recent years the public's perception of the school in Broadstone Road has improved significantly.

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  14. Saint Francis Hospice celebrates Hospice Care WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Ilford Recorder

    The vast majority of hospice care takes place in the community - at homes and day centres - rather than in the hospice. Monday marks the start of Hospice Care Week and Saint Francis, Havering-atte-Bower, is sharing the story of Carly Davies to show some of the services it can offer which are often overlooked by the public.

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  15. King George Hospital staff hail new iPad system making patient care safer and more efficientRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Ilford Recorder

    Visitors to King George Hospital might have noticed something a little different about their care in the last few months. Since July the Barley Lane hospital's wards have been utilising a new iPad-based system, called Vitalpac, instead of paper charts to record and monitor patients' wellbeing.

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  16. Parenting workshop empowers Romford's mums and dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Parent and Child Empowerment workshop, at the The Elim Christian Centre, Wheatsheaf Road, Romford, Tersia Louw, Teachet and Physiotherapist from South Africa. Havering's mums and dads got an update on the latest parenting methods at a specially-organised workshop in Romford this weekend.

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  17. Opinion: Keeping close eye on tri-borough policingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Network Rail are currently testing one of their new rolling stock on the line between Shenfield and Liverpool Street so you may be lucky enough to ride one early before the official Crossrail launch. Many of you will be aware that the Met Police are running a Pathfinder merger of three local boroughs - Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbrige.

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  18. Flashback: Angry Briggs car workers, police officers allowed back in pubs and chaos at A&ERead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Tension was mounting among 15,000 hourly-paid Briggs car workers, including 10,000 local men in the Dagenham plants, over "standardisation" concessions demanded by company spokesmen at London talks with leaders of 21 trade unions. A Ford Motor company spokesman said he could not comment on the secret proposals being considered by trade union chiefs but they were making several demands.

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  19. Heritage long read: Colourful headmaster who helped shape Royal Liberty School, Gidea ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    In this special heritage long read, Prof Ged Martin looks at the career of Gus Hartley, the first headmaster of the Royal Liberty School. In June 1921, 39 year-old bachelor Stephen Barrett Hartley was appointed first headmaster of Romford's new secondary school for boys - due to open three months later.

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  20. YMCA and Havering Mind team up for information event for World Mental Health DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Charities in the community will be teaming up for World Mental Health Day as part of a nationwide anti-stigma campaign. YMCA Thames Gateway will be hosting an all-day information event as part of the I Am Whole campaign at the charity's headquarters in Rush Green Road, Romford alongside the borough's mental health charity Havering Mind next week.

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