With four critically acclaimed albums under his belt, James Blake felt like a spot on North Stage headliner for All Points East’s eclectic third day.

Behind an unassuming warehouse door lies an Oktoberfest extravaganza.

Fans of all musical genres will find something to get excited about as London Remixed Festival returns on Friday.

This is the man police want to speak to in connection with an assault on a District line train which damaged the victim’s eyesight.

NBA legend John Amaechi coached students from Bow School to celebrate the expansion of scheme which uses sport to engage hard to reach youngsters.

Two men arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a 15-year-old boy in Bethnal Green were released on bail last night.

A woman arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a 15-year-old boy in Bethnal Green was released on bail last night.

Friends of a schoolboy who was killed after he was stabbed in Bethnal Green have spoken of their loss.

Gordon Ramsey and Harry Hill stopped shoppers in their tracks as they opened a Poplar bed shop - or at least their lookalikes did.

The popularity of e-cigarettes has soared since they were first introduced to the UK about a decade ago, with current estimates suggesting that there are 2.1 million users in Great Britain alone.

Eight men have been arrested on suspicion of rape and sexual activity with a child in Tower Hamlets.

The DLR is currently part suspended between Mudchute and Lewisham.

It might seem like a playground game but a charity worker is hoping that swapsies can help improve the lives of Syrian refugees.

The mother of a Canary Wharf bomb victim has urged terror group ISIS to release British hostage Alan Henning.

Just like a storyline out of a comic book, the Hulk’s superhuman strength stopped onlookers in their tracks as he opened Tower Bridge - well, kind of.

A giant sand pit and pop up puppet show helped transform Mile End play park into a thriving seaside resort.

A grieving fiancee has spoken out following a four-year battle to sue a GP after her partner collapsed and died hours after being discharged from a minor injuries unit.

The harrowing stories of refugees fleeing Syria are told in a exhibition exploring what it means to be in transit.

Fancy having your dog judged by Rankin?

GCSEs: The wait is over

Thursday, August 21, 2014

The wait is finally over for thousands of pupils who will collect their GCSE results today.

Thousands of students across the borough are anxiously awaiting their GCSE results tomorrow morning.

There were rides and activities galore to entertain all ages at the Stepney Green fair on Sunday.

Thousands of youngsters across the borough are poised to receive their A-level results this morning.

A Tower Hamlets market inspector has explored the history of the trade in his new book.

The rescheduled Stepney Green fair will take place on Sunday.

Boxing demonstrations will be among the attractions on offer at an event celebrating the life of local flyweight hero Terry Spinks.

Residents have been warned to beware opening their doors to unexpected callers after a burglar claimed to be a police officer to gain entry.

Lifesaving CPR techniques have been taught to staff at Asda in the Isle of Dogs.

Lights will be turned off in council offices across Tower Hamlets tonight as part of a country-wide initiative to mark the moment that the UK entered the First World War 100 years ago.

A lifelong Wapping resident celebrated her 100th birthday yesterday.


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.

The United Kingdom is pulling together as one, with people from all regions and all four nations of the country helping each other through the coronavirus pandemic.

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