A rail staff member was attacked by three men after asking a passenger to take their feet off a seat on a DLR train.

A skills training partnership designed to provide residents with access to jobs in the hospitality sector has celebrated its first graduates.

Bow Arts is opening its doors for a festive season makers market for the first time.

Schoolgirls spent a week being empowered to overcome barriers and follow their dreams during a government work experience placement.

Rush hour delays have hit the Hammersmith and City line after a power supply problem at Barking.

An outreach charity teamed up with The Big Issue to produce a special edition of the magazine focusing on knife crime.

It was a night of celebration and inspiration as New City College recognised high achievers at its annual student awards evening.

A damaged bridge between Barking and Upminster is causing delays on the c2c network.

A new exhibition opening in Bow explores the significant history of the printing industry in east London.

Two teams from Barts Health NHS Foundation Trust have been shortlisted for an award recognising their inspirational work supporting people living with cancer.

It was a night of celebration and inspiration as New City College recognised high achievers at its annual student awards evening.

A bird-spotting puppet adventure show for children under five is coming to Limehouse.

Commuters pulled a protester off the roof of a train at Canning Town as Extinction Rebellion activists disrupt east London stations.

Rush hour commuters are facing severe delays on the Central line currently.

The number of specialist youth workers based at the Royal London Hospital major trauma centre (MTC) will be increased through new funding.

Four men have been convicted after a man was held against his will and tortured following a dispute about money.

A person was killed after being hit by a train at Upton Park underground station this morning.

Underground passengers are facing severe delays on the Hammersmith and City line.

Passengers are facing severe delays on the Hammersmith and City Line this evening due to an earlier signal failure at Aldgate.

A man was arrested following a police pursuit that saw officers call in a helicopter over the Isle of Dogs last night.

A police officer has been dismissed without notice following a gross misconduct hearing.

GCSE pupils at Sir John Cass and Red Coat School enjoyed exam success with 76 per cent gaining grades 9-4.

Ten grade 9s have placed a Central Foundation Girls' School pupil in the top 0.1 per cent of GCSE results in the country.

A physiotherapist braved more than 11 hours of freezing water, strong currents and jellyfish stings - all while battling a shoulder injury - to raise funds for healthcare.

Central line passengers are facing severe delays this morning due to a trespasser on the track.

An international aid charity has partnered with a mosque in Shadwell to distribute 100 bags of Qurbani meat in the community.

Twenty people escaped uninjured after a fire broke out at a hostel in Poplar.

Schoolgirls have been visiting hospital staff to learn about healthcare and research careers.

Abseiling down a 17-storey building is a scary thought for many, but for one nurse, it is just a bit of fun for a good cause.

A mobile dental service that treats homeless people in Tower Hamlets and Newham is celebrating one year on the road this summer.


It's now just under a month since All Points East took over Victoria Park with two weekends of world-class music and a programme of free community events.

Curated by AEG Presents, All Points East is bringing an impressive line-up of multi-flavoured music to Victoria Park from May 24-26 and May 31-June 2.

Victoria Park - or 'Vicky Park' as the locals know it - has been the setting for many important events over the years.​ Here, we take a look at its unique cultural history.

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