It’s not everyday you spot a celebrity, especially one 25 feet tall.

Women travelling alone on buses in Whitechapel were flashed on two separate occasions, police said.

Two Isle of Dogs dealers have been sentenced for drugs offences following a police probe into a violent assault.

An acclaimed artist with Multiple Sclerosis has been forced to fight a long-running battle with the council to park outside her Bow studio.

Mental health nurses in Tower Hamlets yesterday picked up a national nursing award.

An attack on three men at West Ham Tube station left one with potentially life-changing injuries to his eye and bite marks that pierced his skin, police said.

A nurse who raped a patient at an east London hospital was today sentenced to 15 years behind bars.

House prices in Tower Hamlets fell by more than five per cent over the last 12 month – the fifth largest average price drop of any UK authority.

Fourteen men were arrested after a string of drugs raids in Tower Hamlets and Newham overnight and this morning.

An east London mental health trust has retained its ‘outstanding’ CQC rating.

A woman was arrested on Saturday after a car overturned in Stepney Green.

A grandmother from Poplar claims she has been left severely disabled and “waiting to die” after suffering an adverse reaction to a new bladder drug.

Low paid NHS workers employed by an outsourcing giant at the NHS trust which runs Royal London Hospital today held a series of lunchtime protests over pay.

Police today launched an appeal to find a “violent man” who reportedly attacked a stranger he met through a gay dating app.

A market trader from Poplar has been jailed and for nearly three years for a tax fiddle involving a phony Formula 1 film.

A smuggler who ran an illegal tobacco factory from a portable cabin in Poplar has been spared jail.

Inspectors rated a supported living service in Bethnal Green ‘outstanding’ in a report published yesterday.

Workers at Tower Hamlets Community Housing (THCH) are preparing for a two-week strike over pay.

A glass sculpture drawing inspiration from the wonders of science has been unveiled in Mile End.

Rogue landlords, look out! All London boroughs have signed up for an online database allowing residents to ‘name and shame’ dodgy property owners.

Tower Hamlets Council today began a week of activities raising awareness of a deadly brain disease.

Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs has welcomed Theresa May’s £400m pledge to replace dangerous cladding on tower blocks owned by councils and housing associations, with lips sealed on his own council’s spending.

A man has been charged with threatening behaviour after a paramedic was verbally abused her when an ambulance got a flat tyre on the Isle of Dogs.

A paramedic whose ambulance got a flat tyre on the Isle of Dogs was thrown a note saying her vehicle would “be smashed” if parked in the “private space” again.

A man was stabbed and left with potentially life changing injuries after being attacked by three men near Wapping station.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan today opened the door for community groups in Barking and Dagenham to bid for a share of £45 million fund for youth services.

A young man had ‘acid’ sprayed at his face in Limehouse by two men he arranged to meet to sell his mobile phone.

Five fire engines rushed to Bromley-by-Bow in the middle of the night after flames broke out in a block of flats.

Staff employed by outsourcing giant Serco in east London hospitals yesterday staged a protest at the company’s board meeting over pay.

A young man left with permanent brain damage after being knocked down as a child in Poplar has received a £19 million settlement — 15 years after he was injured.


Are you a landlord looking for a fixed rental income, paid whether the property is empty or not? Steve Westley, general manager at estate agents Elliot Leigh, explains their Guaranteed Rent Scheme and how it takes the stress out of letting your property.

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