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New City College closed its six campuses for a day to take part in a march in Westminster.

EastEnders TV star Richard Blackwood was the surprise special guest on stage for the academic awards of New City College students.

A Bow school has hailed two table tennis tables a “roaring success” after they were donated by a sports charity.

Plenty of young sports fans dream of meeting their idols.

Primary school pupils in Bethnal Green learnt how to look after their pennies through drama lessons through a charity project.

The head of the Science Museum paid a visit to students in Bromley-by-Bow.

Pupils from a school in Bow met Britain’s first astronaut Tim Peake.

Plans have been unveiled today to revamp the east London’s famous Museum of Childhood to inspire future generations with activities to spark creative skills through play.

A Bromley-by-Bow teacher is one of the stars of a national TV advert encouraging people to take up the profession.

The mayor of Tower Hamlets opened an edible garden and playground at a school in Poplar.

Bethnal Green and Bow’s MP opened a new primary school playground in Bethnal Green.

A sports charity which is working with schools to improve the lives of young people from disadvantaged communities has been praised by Tower Hamlets Council.

A fact-finding visit to see how school pupils are keeping fit with sports has been made by Tower Hamlets councillor Danny Hassell.

Secondary school pupils from east London have met the cast of Dreamgirls stage production in the West End in a move to inspire the next generation of theatre talent.

A new postgraduate MA degree course in Live Art with underground and stigmatised art forms is being introduced at east London’s Queen Mary University, the first of its kind in the UK.

“Considerable weaknesses” remain in Tower Hamlets’ struggling children’s services despite improvements, according to Ofsted inspectors yesterday.

A youth theatre in Tower Hamlets is using the power of performance to tackle homophobia, cyber bullying and housing issues.

Pupils across Tower Hamlets are celebrating their GCSE results under the new 1-9 grading system.

The headteacher of a Bow Common school has called his students’ results in their GCSE exams an “exceptional achievement”.

An Oaklands School pupil is celebrating picking up nine grade 9s -the highest possible - in her GCSEs.

The executive headteacher of Bishop Challoner has said that he is delighted with the “exceptional results”.

A student from a Bethnal Green School who couldn’t speak a word of Russian a year ago has achieved an A* in the language today.

Pupils across Tower Hamlets receive their GCSE results today.

No coursework, two years of study, a clutch of Bs and a handful of threes - it’s a tricky time to be a GCSE student.

Schools in Tower Hamlets have recorded an improvement on their A-level results with one celebrating that all its sixth formers will be going to university.

All the students taking A-levels at Whitechapel’s Swanlea Secondary have passed.

A student from Canary Wharf has secured a place at university for September - accompanied by her guide dog.

Students poured into Tower Hamlets College in Poplar when the doors opened to get their A-Level results—for the last time.

One in four sixth formers at a school in Bethnal Green will be going to a top university after achieving their target A-level results.

Today expect photo galleries of gravity-defying teenagers galore.

When A-level results come out on August 16, more than three quarters of students who want to go to university are likely to get into their first choice.

A buddying programme that pairs young disabled people with trained volunteers has been nominated for a national award.

Some of the poorest children from Tower Hamlets are being provided with free meals over the summer holidays as part of a council’s scheme.

In some parts of the country school pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds lag more than two years behind their wealthier classmates by the time they come to sit their GCSEs, new research has revealed.

A school in Bow is to receive funding from mayor of London Sadiq Khan to provide summer activities for vulnerable young people.


Are you a landlord looking for a fixed rental income, paid whether the property is empty or not? Steve Westley, general manager at estate agents Elliot Leigh, explains their Guaranteed Rent Scheme and how it takes the stress out of letting your property.

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