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Taxpayer-funded paper must change by May 1, Tower Hamlets told

The council has been given until May 1 to bring its taxpayer-funded newspaper East End Life into line with new government legislation.

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John Kennedy and friend Julie in 1997

Family holding vigil for John Kennedy, murdered in Railway Arms pub in 1997

Hundreds of supporters are expected for a candlelight vigil calling for justice for a man murdered in a pub in London’s East End 17 years ago.

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Tom will be competing at the FINA/NVC Diving World Series, held at the London Aquatics Centre from April 25 to 27

Diving’s brightest stars take to the boards at London Aquatics Centre this weekend

Diving stars including Team GB’s Tom Daley and reigning Olympic champion David Boudia will be making a splash at the London Aquatics Centre this weekend.

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East London mature students to attend educational movie premiere

Mature students from across east London will be celebrating the launch of a new English learning project with the premiere of a new educational film.

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Whitechapel cinema to mark 15th birthday with movie bonanza

The Genesis Cinema will be staging a one-week bonanza of films and face painting to celebrate its 15th birthday.

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Hi-tech East End art from tweets

A colourful and engaging landmark has been built in Shoreditch to interact with people and its surroundings.

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Maya Golson, aged 3, who came second place is the under 8's Easter Bonnet competition Photo: David Mirzoeff

Pictures: Easter fun at Mudchute Farm

Mudchute Farm celebrated Easter with a host of seasonal events.

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The pop-up will mark Record Store Day, which is on Saturday (Picture: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

World’s smallest disco to open in Stoke Newington

Two musicians behind the ‘90s hit Brimful of Asha are launching the world’s smallest disco in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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