Police have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to identify after a report of indecent exposure near Canary Wharf.

Police have released CCTV images after a knife attack at a DLR station.

A student from Poplar with an “unhealthy interest” in firearms has been jailed after being caught with a homemade double-barrelled handgun.

Leyton Orient assistant head coach Danny Senda is taking positives from his side’s EFL Trophy defeat away to Charlton Athletic.

A roving mental health nurse will be stationed on train services in east London this autumn in an initiative to support rail users in crisis.

A “dangerous” paedophile from Poplar who was caught with more than 400 indecent images of children has been jailed.

Firefighters are at the scene of a blaze in Whitechapel.

Water supply to homes across east London should be restored today after engineers worked through the night to fix a burst pipe.

A virtual photography exhibition is opening to celebrate Black History Month.

Health experts are encouraging simple steps to help children and young people manage their asthma and reduce the risk of ending up in hospital.

A new fund will create work for freelance artists in Hackney Wick and Fish Island who have lost contracts due to the coronavirus crisis.

Newham and Tower Hamlets artists will showcase works reflecting their interpretations of their local areas amid global health and social crises in a new exhibition.

An air steward from the Isle of Dogs took to the sky to run a half marathon for charity, in memory of his mum.

Train operator c2c is urging parents to make sure their children follow an on-board “code of conduct” when schools and colleges re-open.

An inquest has been scheduled following the deaths of a woman and her son on the Isle of Dogs.

A family has praised staff at Newham and Royal London hospitals for the “miracle” recovery of their teenage daughter following an extraordinary diagnosis.

A council officer who does voluntary work supporting start-up businesses to mentor the borough’s young people has won an award.

Projects like the Dagenham East film studios and East Bank in Stratford can help fulfil the “huge potential” of those areas, London’s mayor has said.

Amateur photographers are encouraged to capture the Thames as it comes back to life after months of lockdown restrictions.

Burglars are posing as police officers to trick their way into people’s homes, detectives in east London have warned.

Train operator c2c has introduced an exemption badge to support passengers who are unable to wear face coverings.

Police have released images of a man they wish to speak to after a stranger exposed himself to girls on a bus.

Police investigating the death of a man in Essex have released pictures of three people they would like to speak to.

A Poplar man has been charged following two alleged courier frauds on Canvey Island.

Two women from Mile End and a Custom House man will face court after 10 people were arrested in drugs raids across London and Essex.

A “befriending service” launched by a crisis support charity in Poplar is helping to combat the growth in loneliness and isolation during lockdown.

Child vaccination rates remained steady in Tower Hamlets during the coronavirus response, despite a drop of up to 25 per cent across London.

A private hospital in Stepney Green has partnered with the NHS to help free up resources to treat seriously ill coronavirus patients.

A university will cut energy use at its Whitechapel campus by 25 per cent through a significant carbon emissions reduction project.

A drug dealer from Whitechapel who was caught during a crackdown on county lines peddling in Kent has been jailed.


Let’s get physical! One of the dangers of lockdown is to be lulled into laziness, watching too many box sets, and eating and drinking too much, but there is no excuse to not start exercising to get fit and stay healthy.

UK Government Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced extra measures to support workers and businesses throughout winter, including a furlough scheme extension paying 80 per cent of staff wages.

The way the UK does business with Europe changes from January 1, heralding a new start. All companies that trade with the EU need to act now to make sure they are set to go.

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