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Yesterday, 16:18
Rosemary Lane rag fair, 1730s [Rowlandson's watercolour]

Ambitious plans are on the drawing board to revive a traditional East End street market near the Tower of London that vanished more than 150 years ago.

Yesterday, 15:14
Fun day barbecue on the Isle of Dogs' Union Wharf housing estate

Families on a housing estate in London’s Docklands half-way through its reconstruction have still managed to hold their annual summer fete with music and barbecue during Wednesday’s heatwave.

Thu, 15:10
Delighted children at Bow Arts exhibition (photos: Rob Harris]

An education charity developing the next generation of artists with a schools programme in east London that puts creative learning back in the classroom has put on its first year’s partnership exhibition of the youngsters’ artwork.

Thu, 13:36
Bethnal Green Academy pupils visiting Cern centre in Switzerland

School pupils studying A-Level physics in London’s East End have returned from a trip to the CERN European Organization for Nuclear Research centre in Geneva.

Wed, 16:00
John Biggs... attacking Housing Act

The Mayor of London’s most deprived borough with the longest housing waiting list has today launched a blistering attack on the government’s Housing and Planning Act which he warns is killing off “affordable housing” in inner city districts.

Wed, 13:00
Helal Abbas... calls for head teacher at Ian Mikado to resign

Protesters are handing in a petition tonight to Tower Hamlets council over the appointment of a once-convicted killer as a classroom assistant in an east London special school.

Wed, 10:24
Scotland Yard counter-terrorism raids

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of funding terrorism in east London and north London as part of a Scotland Yard counter-terrorism operation.

Tue, 15:05
The cottasges before they were illegally pulled down

Legal action could be launched against developers who illegally demolished Victorian cottages in a conservation area of London’s Docklands.

Sport

Yesterday, 13:02
New Leyton Orient midfielder Robbie Weir shows his delight after signing for the club (pic: Leyton Orient FC).

Experienced midfielder has demonstrated his leadership qualities throughout the summer

Yesterday, 12:00
Russell Slade (left) and Kevin Nugent will return to Brisbane Road this weekend with Charlton Athletic (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Pair who worked together for a lengthy amount of time at Brisbane Road will return on Saturday with League One side Charlton

Thu, 16:00
Liam Kelly in action for Oldham against Blackpool last season (pic: Empics)

One time Scotland internationals reflects on his transfer and the possibility of earning promotion from League Two

Thu, 09:00
Thomas McCurtains enjoyed glorious weather at their annual fun day on Saturday

A round-up of the latest new from the Goodmayes club

Wed, 16:30
Leyton Orient boss Andy Hessenthaler looks on at Wealdstone (pic: Simon O'Connor)

O’s manager reflects on a great night for two players missing for much of last year and praises Freddy Moncur’s eagerness to impress

Wed, 15:30
Leyton Orient president Francesco Becchetti (centre) at Oxford United last season. Pic: SIMON O'CONNOR

Italian pleased battle that lasted over a year has finally come to a positive conclusion for the Orient president

Wed, 13:30
Leyton Orient's Brisbane Road (pic: Play With A Legend).

East Londoners are back in E10 again on Saturday and supporters will get a chance to see plenty of new faces

Wed, 12:00
Tower Hamlets manager Ade Abayomi gives instructions during the 2015/16 campaign (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo).

Two Mile End Stadium clubs discovered who and where they would start their league campaign at the start of this week

Entertainment

Thu, 15:10
Delighted children at Bow Arts exhibition (photos: Rob Harris]

An education charity developing the next generation of artists with a schools programme in east London that puts creative learning back in the classroom has put on its first year’s partnership exhibition of the youngsters’ artwork.

Tue, 09:53
New mural at Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park in Mile End [photo: Ken Greenway]

Artists have painted murals of endangered animals on the walls of an education centre in an east London cemetery park.

Monday, July 11, 2016
It was the 1940s all over again at Poplar's Swing East festival

The clocks were turned back 70 years when the post-war Swing era of the 1940s jived its way back to London’s East End for a Sunday shindig.

Thursday, July 7, 2016
It's the 1940s again as Swing East festival gets ready to return to London's East End [photos: Ivana Bucci]

The clocks are turning back 70 years when the post-war Swing era of the 1940s and early 50s returns to London’s East End on Sunday.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Artist Alex Echo

Internationally-renowned artist Alex Echo is getting his latest collection into shape to open at Canary Wharf next week.

Monday, July 4, 2016
'Kettling Voices'

Movie director Chester Yang, who survived life in a brutal West African dictatorship, has premiered his controversial film documenting violence in an “undemocratic” Britain at London’s East End Film Festival at the weekend.

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