A Victorian engraved, silver-mounted whale’s tooth which revealed a rags to riches story of naval seaman will go on display at the Museum of London Docklands.

Two men who have been named today as the suspects behind the Salisbury nerve agent attack stayed in a hotel in Bow after arriving in the UK, police have claimed.

Police would like to speak to this woman after two workers were subjected to a violent attack on a DLR train at Poplar station.

A second woman has been stabbed in Bow in an attack which detectives believe could be linked to similar incident on Friday.

Police are appealing for information after a woman in her 60s was stabbed in Bow.

Schools in Tower Hamlets have recorded an improvement on their A-level results with one celebrating that all its sixth formers will be going to university.

Two suspected phone snatchers have been arrested following a police chase through east and south London which ended when their moped crashed with a van.

A large drug dealing gang who peddled their wares on the streets of Tower Hamlets are due to be sentenced today.

Two directors of a convenience store in Bethnal Green where one of the largest haul of illegal alcohol was seized in the borough have been banned from running their own companies.

A man has been rushed to hospital after he was hit by a car in Mile End today.

One in four sixth formers at a school in Bethnal Green will be going to a top university after achieving their target A-level results.

A new project will provide support and help to addicts and homeless people who repeatedly beg outside DLR stations to tackle anti-social behaviour in Tower Hamlets.

A new mixed-used development with 30 per cent affordable housing and a green heating system is coming to Bow.

A Bethnal Green man has appeared in court charged with stabbing a worker inside a casino in Leicester Square.

A woman has died after being hit by a train at Bethnal Green station today.

A drug dealer is facing a life sentence for the murder of a father who was shot and stabbed on the doorstep of his home in Bromley-by-Bow.

A missing woman with links to Stratford or Victoria Park has been found.

Pupils and staff at a school in Whitechapel have become ‘Dementia Friends’ after taking part in a training programme.

A 57-year-old man who tried to rob a watch shop in Spitalfields at gunpoint before fleeing empty-handed when a smoke device was set off has been jailed.

A carelessly thrown away cigarette is thought to have been the cause of a fire at a block of flats in Bethnal Green on Wednesday.

Police have today released the image of a man they would like to speak to after a passenger exposed himself on two buses in Whitechapel.

Today is the 70th birthday of the NHS and a health trust is asking you to nominate dedicated hospital workers who you think deserve an award.

A man has been taken to hospital and a second treated at the scene after a fire broken out at a block of flats in Bethnal Green this afternoon.

A teenage student chef at Barking and Dagenham College has shown she is a recipe for success by landing a job at a top hotel.

A shop in Poplar which is claimed to have been a magnet for drug dealers and yobs has been temporarily closed down by the courts.

A teenage girl from Mile End who went missing last week has been found.

Two men have been jailed for drug offences as part of Operation Continuimin where police target dealers in the borough.

Tower Hamlets Council is urging drivers to ditch their cars next Thursday in support of its ongoing Breathe Clean campaign.

Detectives have today renewed an appeal for information after a man was stabbed several times in Shadwell.

This shocking CCTV footage shows the moment a man was viciously head-butted by a passerby on Tower Bridge.


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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