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Yesterday, 14:33
Dr Claire Sheppey and her burned-out top-floor flat in north London

A hero doctor from the 2005 Aldgate terrorist Underground train bombing 11 years ago died after discarding a cigarette in a plastic bag causing a fire in her top-floor flat, an inquest heard today.

Yesterday, 13:10
'Mini Manhattan' as City Island will appear on a loop of the River Lea

Developers have put 100 new apartments on the market at the new ‘Mini Manhattan’ London City Island complex under construction on the Leamouth Peninsula in east London, on former marshland where the Lea flows into the Thames.

Yesterday, 10:39
Floating algae that was silting up the Limehouse Cut

Youngsters in London’s East End have been helping to rid the Limehouse Cut of litter and to clean up the water chocking with algae.

Mon, 17:45
Children enjoying a summer’s day at Victoria Park thast's just won a Green Flag award again [photo: Rehan Jamil]

Children have been enjoying outdoor summer entertainment at east London’s favourite Victoria Park which has just retained its Green Flag award this year.

Mon, 09:32
Hunt for East End's best-managed bar [photo: Harmit Kambo]

The police have joined “happy hour” looking for bars and boozers in London’s East End to track down the best-run watering hole.

Mon, 08:40
They're off! 700 runners dash through Vicky Park in British Heart Foundation's annual run

Hundreds of runners in red have dashed through east London’s Victoria Park focussed on their target to raise £50,000 for medical research.

Mon, 00:25
'Human chain' rally at Whitechapel against Islamist terrorism

The rise of Islamist fanatics with hate and those who carry out violence are “enemies of humanity who do not represent religion”, a rally staged at Whitechapel in London’s East End heard.

Sunday, August 21, 2016
Rev Christine Hall and Fr Alan Green meet Muslims jloining the Euchartist service [Phots: Max Colson]

Muslims joined a Christian congregation for Sunday Eucharist today in London’s East End as a gesture of solidarity after the assasination of a French priest in Normandy by Islaimists.

Sport

Yesterday, 18:47
Jamie Porter in bowling action for Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

A round-up of the action on day one of the Division Two clash between Essex and Leicestershire

Yesterday, 12:00
Ilford manager Allan Fenn (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Foxes boss livid with double booking of Mile End Stadium

West Ham United's Mark Noble (left) and AFC Bournemouth's Charlie Daniels battle for the ball

Seven injured players did not help the Hammers cause, but Mark Noble was happy with the display

Yesterday, 08:00
Ollie Palmer celebrates his goal for Leyton Orient at Grimsby (pic; Simon O'Connor)

Big forward scored his first goal of the campaign and it turned out to be the winner at Blundell Park

Yesterday, 07:22
Richard Llawson is looking for Lakeside Hammers to make a play-off push (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Wolverhampton 51 Lakeside Hammers 41

Mon, 16:15
England Test captain Alastair Cook returns to action for Essex in their county championship clash at Leicestershire (pic: John Walton/PA)

England Test captain in squad to face Leicestershire

West Ham's Michail Antonio (left) celebrates scoring his sides first goal of the match during the Premier League match at the London Stadium, London.

Who was the man of the match for West Ham in the opening Premier League game at the London Stadium?

Mon, 14:30
Sporting Bengal United players celebrate after beating Clapton in the FA Cup (pic: Tim Edwards)

Bengal boss euphoric after reaching first qualifying round for first time

Mon, 08:00
Leyton Orient players celebrate at Grimsby (pic: Simon O'Connor)

George Sessions provides player ratings following the 2-1 victory at Blundell Park on Saturday

Entertainment

Monday, August 8, 2016
Scene in Alleycats

Movie makers shooting a murder thriller about the underground sub-culture of alleycat bike racing in London’s East End finally release the film this month after raising the cash to cover production costs from the public.

Monday, August 1, 2016
Mela Procession through Spitalfields

This year’s Bengali Mela finally shook off its commercial shackles of the past few years after families in London’s East End had complained it was too expensive to take part in.

Monday, August 1, 2016
Reggie Kray's 'pupil' Dodger Steve Tully... armed robber-turned-author

Steve Tully was hard as nails—but the years have softened him to give up his life of armed robbery and violence.

Thursday, July 28, 2016
Island Gardens on the Isle of Digs, opposite Greenwich, where Kids Karnival has been scrapped [Google image]

Hundreds of children face disappointment with the sudden cancellation this week of East London’s famous ‘Kids Karnival’ which organisers blamed on “town hall red tape”.

Thursday, July 28, 2016
Protesters wave banners in council public gallery against Mela being staged at Weavers Fields

The biggest Bengali New Year Mela parade outside Bangladesh returns to Brick Lane in the heart of London’s East End on Sunday amid a protest by campaigners wanting it to be staged further out at Victoria Park..

Monday, July 25, 2016
Cockney Sparras sword swallowing

The people were out on the streets for a right ole’ cockney ‘Roman’ festival in London’s East End.

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