People are being told to avoid, pubs, clubs, theatres and to start working from home “where they possibly can” following the first government televised press conference on the coronavirus outbreak.
From how to protect yourself from the coronavirus when you have underlying health conditions to whether pets can get the disease, we put your questions about Covid-19 to an east London GP.
New advice for people showing symptoms of the coronavirus is to stay at home for seven days. But how exactly do you self-isolate?
A new adoption agency which brings together 23 London boroughs including Barking and Dagenham, Havering, Newham and Tower Hamlets has been launched by two TV presenters.
After losing his dad three years ago a Hornchurch actor has created a play that explores children’s experiences of grief and bereavement.
A health and care director with a wealth of local knowledge has been announced as the new leader of north east London’s emerging Integrated Care System (ICS).
Use our interactive map to find out what the second most common language is in your east London borough.
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Test your festive lyrics knowledge in our Christmas Eve quiz.
With a heartwarming message about the importance of friendship and teamwork, Queen’s Theatre’s Robin Hood panto is full of Christmas cheer.
A 19-year-old from Tower Hamlets was in hospital for four days after he was punched by a security guard at a Romford McDonald’s.
A new adoption agency which hopes to speed up the process of finding parents for vulnerable children across east London has launched in Havering today.
Detectives are appealing for the public’s help in identifying two men who they believe are connected in an unprovoked assault on board a train in Upminster.
Tower Hamlets has been ranked as one of the best boroughs for cycling and healthy streets by a new scorecard which measures how well boroughs are meeting the Mayor of London’s targets.
Thousands of people across east London are being offered a free lung health MOT as part of the UK’s largest ever lung cancer screening study.
East London boroughs have higher numbers of people who smoke according to data from Public Health England.
A food waste disposal company is calling on east London boroughs to work towards increasing their recycling rates this Global Recycling Day.
Motorists are calling for the Highway Code to be added to school sixth form lessons.
When Jack sells his beloved family cow for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure.
The Metropolitan Police are warning internet shoppers across east London to stay alert and avoid being a victim of fraud ahead of one of the busiest days of the year for online shopping.
The most popular names given to baby boys and girls last year in East London suggests that where you live could influence what name you choose for your child.
A 53-year-old man has been sentenced to four years and eight months in prison for distributing terrorist related flyers and CDs at a Whitechapel hospital.
With an early summer following the July heatwave here are some of the activities families can enjoy over the next few weeks.
Travellers hoping to use the District line this afternoon can expect minor delays on the Tube due to a signal failure.
KFC has announced more store closures after delivery problems meant that it ran out of chicken.
The Government is encouraging people to stay alert as many take their first steps back to their workplace.
The Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the UK during the coronavirus outbreak.
People working for a wide range of private companies have been standing side-by-side with public sector staff on the front line during the coronavirus outbreak.
A competition for wannabe writers has been started to add works to Canary Wharf’s ‘short story’ dispensers which are temporarily locked up by the lock down.
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