Olympic Gold Medallist and former World Champion, Christine Ohuruogu MBE, started the Great Newham London RunRead the full story ›
CCTV has been released by police in Newham who are investigating a burglary at a youth club in Beckton.
Police were called to Beckton Youth Zone on Monday 9th May at 1.30pm after a music speaker was taken from the centre on Kingsford Way.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police via 101 quoting reference number 213058, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
A police officer has been jailed for sexually assaulting a colleague while they were both on duty.Read the full story ›
A “house of horrors” which could have collapsed at any time has been closed down.Read the full story ›
Detectives have named a 29-year-old killed in a brawl at an east London pub as Edward Stokes.Read the full story ›
A murder inquiry is underway after one man died and three other people were injured following a fight at a pub in Newham.Read the full story ›
Commuter belt house prices have rocketed by as much as 22% in the past year but there's little movement in Kensington and Chelsea.Read the full story ›
Newham mayor Mayor Sir Robin Wales has said the Newham and other councils are not against a "flutter on the horses" but added that he believes sectors of the gambling industry are doing "bad things on our high streets".
We are not against people having a flutter on the horses. We are not against gambling.
What we are against is the sheer scale of money that people can play very easily.
Newham Council is leading a campaign to urging ministers to reduce the highest stake on betting machines from £100 to £2.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for help after a 16-year-old girl went missing after last being seen at a bus stop in east London.
Tayjorn Alleyne was last seen at 10.30pm last night in Forest Lane, Newham.
Her disappearance is being described as out of character and police are concerned about her welfare.
Tayjorn is described as black, 5ft 8ins tall, of slim build, with brown eyes and black hair.
Anyone who has seen Tayjorn is asked to contact officers at Newham via 101.