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Yesterday, 08:36
Jailed motor-scooter bandits... John Smith (left) and Shemar Williams

Two teenage motor-scooter bandits who carried out a terrifying string of 34 violent robberies across east London—mostly at night—have reached the end of the road and are spending the Bank Holiday and the next 10 years in jail.

Yesterday, 07:00
UEL design student Charles Caldron with his 'skier rescue' ideas

An enterprising student at the University of East London is combining his passion for skiing and talent for design by inventing a unique safety device to help rescue skiers trapped in avalanches.

Sunday, May 1, 2016
A-Level science pupils from Tower Hamlets College visit Hadron particle collider in Geneva

Students from London’s East End have been on a “collision course” to uncover how the universe begin at the world-famous Hadron collider in Switzerland.

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Owen Flanders

Signal maintenance engineer Owen Flanders is steaming ahead for a senior career on the railways and has taken part in a campaign to recruit 150 more Network Rail apprentices.

Friday, April 29, 2016
Jonathan Goldstein, Cain Hoy’s chief executive; Ed Vaizey MP, Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy; and Heather Knight, the senior archaeologist leading the dig on behalf of MOLA at the launch of The Stage dig (Picture: Adrian Pope)

Archaeologists have begun excavating one of Shakespeare’s lesser known playhouses – the Curtain Theatre where Henry V was first performed.

Friday, April 29, 2016
Susan Hiller in conversation at the Hayward Gallery in 2006 [photo by Jack Goffe]

An old wishing well has made a wish come true for east London’s Bow Arts’ Nunnery Gallery—to get on a national a shortlist of venues to stage an event with world-renowned artist Susan Hiller.

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Abdi's police mugshot

A serial rapist who spent six months preying on East End women as old as 75 has been locked up for life.

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Children and volunteers get dug in planting new trees at St Geeorge's housing estate

Trees are being used to help turn urban neighbourhoods in a crowded East End of London more green for families.

Sport

Yesterday, 19:15
Essex's Alastair Cook hits out on his way to a century (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

Wet weather holds up innings once again

Sporting Bengal suffered a late loss in their last match of the season (pic: Tim Edwards)

Essex Senior League: Greenhouse 3 Sporting Bengal 2

Yesterday, 16:30
Leyton Orient defender Aron Pollock clears the ball against Mansfield Town (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Kortney Hudson provides player ratings following the 1-0 win at Brisbane Road

Yesterday, 12:00
Upminster's new captain Alan Ison looks on as England captain Alastair Cook bowls during his benefit match for Essex in 2014 (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Club seeking more success in Essex League

Yesterday, 11:30
Leyton Orient president Francesco Becchetti watches on at Barnet (pic: Simon O'Connor).

With just one match left of the 2015/16 campaign, there is still no discussion about next season

West Ham United's Mark Noble celebrates scoring his sides third goal of the game with West Ham United's Andy Carroll during the Barclays Premier League match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich.

Hammers captain makes it four goals in two games

Yesterday, 09:00
The Essex squad pose for a team picture in their county championship kit at the County Ground, Chelmsford (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

First day hit by weather at Worcester

Sunday, May 1, 2016
Navestock Ardleigh Green's Matt Simmons loses his off stump against Great Wakering (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Simmons succeeds Pearson after promotion

Saturday, April 30, 2016
Leyton Orient caretaker Andy Hessenthaler looks on (pic: Simon O'Connor/TGSPHOTO)

Brisbane Road interim boss reflects on Pollock’s performance and admits they’ve not spoke to president about next season

Entertainment

Friday, April 29, 2016
Susan Hiller in conversation at the Hayward Gallery in 2006 [photo by Jack Goffe]

An old wishing well has made a wish come true for east London’s Bow Arts’ Nunnery Gallery—to get on a national a shortlist of venues to stage an event with world-renowned artist Susan Hiller.

Saturday, April 2, 2016
Chrisp Street traders ready to 'go gree' for Spring Festival

Street market traders are getting ready to “go green” for this year’s Poplar Spring Festival in London’s East End which includes testing what it’s like to drive an electric car.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Golgota... Creation by Bartabas [Photos: Nabil Boutros]

Bartabas’s production of Golgota at Sadler’s Wells with horses performing alongside their human partners brings its own special quality, as you adjust to a slower pace of life as imagined in Holy Week in old Seville, writes Allis Moss.

Friday, February 26, 2016
Eat the rainbow for just 50p (Picture: Brick Lane Beigel)

New York’s celebrated and stunningly colourful Rainbow Bagels have arrived in one east London bagel shop.

Sunday, February 21, 2016
Satirical cartoon that caused a storm in 1905:
- Whats the occasion? Why are there so many people?
- The Victory Banquet.
- Victory? Oh, they must be civilians then.

The deadly attack on the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine in Paris last year was not a new phenomenon of 21st century violence to suppress a free press, according to a recent study, writes Allis Moss.

Thursday, February 18, 2016
Pina Bausch's Como el Musguito en la Piedra

A series of encounters formed from lust, love and rejection brought the world to the stage at Sadler’s Wells for Valentine month, writes Allis Moss.

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