Commuters heading into London will not be able to use the Central line before 7am on Wednesday if the planned Tube strike goes ahead.

There were 85 newly-discovered cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) of women living in Tower Hamlets recorded in just one year.

One firearm and 10 rounds of ammunition were handed in at Bethnal Green police station as part of the Metropolitan Police’s gun amnesty week.

Police investigating an assault and mobile phone theft on board a c2c train have released an image of a man they would like to speak to.

Firearms owners are being asked to hand in their weapons, with no questions asked, as part of an initiative to reduce gun crime on the capital’s streets.

A Tube strike set to hit commuters has been called off.

The A13 has severe delays this evening and remains partially closed following an earlier oil spill.

Extra capacity on four Tube lines running through east London and longer trains on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) are among the improvements to the capital’s transport network outlined in the Mayor of London’s draft business plan.

A team from London’s Air Ambulance have received a Pride of Britain award for their life-saving work.

The mum of a talented martial artist who was shot dead has thanked the community, including those who donated money towards his funeral, for their support.

Detectives investigating the death of Jordan Bari have charged a man with his murder.

West Ham fans wearing team colours have been banned from drinking after matches at the Crate Brewery, situated across the Lee Navigation canal from the Hammers’ new London Stadium.

The Mayor of London today was the first passenger to ride Crossrail’s Elizabeth Line—two years before London’s new ‘super tube’ opens to the public.

University of East London students are visiting schools and colleges this morning to offer advice on A-level results day.

Commuters are set to face queues through the Blackwall Tunnel in both directions this evening following a nightclub fire earlier.

Tower Hamlets has voted to remain in the EU in line with most London boroughs, despite an overall vote to leave.

Could these student-designed vehicles be the cars of the future?

It was a momentous night at Upton Park last week as the ladies team took centre stage

Not sure who deserves your vote at the London mayoral elections?

Have you ever interviewed an MP on a bicycle made for seven?

Passengers are being treated for minor injuries after a bus hit the central reservation on the Bow Flyover.

A man was killed after a collision with a lorry in Stepney this morning.

Could you put a fundraising meal together in just 24 hours?

Ten years after opening Barkantine Community Nursery, the Duke of Kent returned to see the progress being made.

Four men have admitted stealing £350 intended for the Royal British Legion from the Tower of London’s moat.

Buses were affected across Tower Hamlets and beyond today in the first of three scheduled bus strikes in less than a fortnight.

Five men who attacked an American student with a bottle in Commercial Road, leaving him scarred for life, were sentenced yesterday.

DLR strike set for next week

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Commuters across Tower Hamlets are set to face further misery if a 48 hour DLR strike goes ahead next week.

The first images of the artwork for Canary Wharf’s new Crossrail station have been released, showing what thousands of commuters will be able to look at daily when it opens in 2018.

Three teenage robbers who threw a casino worker to the ground in an armed raid in Bethnal Green have been jailed for a total of 25 years.

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