Tower Hamlets councillors overwhelmingly backed a motion last week calling for universal credit to be scrapped and replaced.

A teenager is fighting for his life in hospital after being stabbed in the chest in the early hours of today.

Detectives investigating the murder of a man in Whitechapel have charged a fourth man with murder.

Detectives have named the man who was stabbed to death at a house party in Whitechapel at the weekend..

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was fatally stabbed at a house party in Whitechapel on Saturday, November 23.

A man has been stabbed to death this morning in Whitechapel.

Two drug dealers from Stepney, who were caught following a police pursuit in Kent, have been jailed.

A Bethnal Green police officer has been acquitted of common assault following a one-day trial at Westminster Magistrates' Court.

Two men were arrested in Bethnal Green today, Thursday, September 12 in connection with operations at Heathrow Airport.

A 16-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after an incident on Monday in which a teenager appeared to be deliberately dragged under a car.

A fresh request for witnesses and video of an incident involving Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) officers and a member of the public in Abbott Road, Poplar is being issued.

A man was stabbed to death in Poplar this afternoon, Saturday, June 15.

Police are supporting the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) today, May 17 by reminding members of the LGBT+ community to report cases of hate crime so they can be fully investigated.

Rotary's Purple4Polio Ambassador British Paralympic wheelchair racer and polio survivor Anne Wafula Strike MBE will open the first Rotary East London and Essex Disability Games on Sunday, May 19.

Chrysanthemums, sunflowers and oak trees have been named as some of the worst plants that trigger hay fever allergies.

What does Easter mean to you? Chocolate eggs, fluffy chicks, daffodils, spring lambs, a long weekend...

Four men have been jailed for a total of 50 years for two incidents of kidnap, false imprisonment and blackmail.

Suffragettes across the nation fought for many years to win the vote - and the women who came after them haven't stopped fighting for change ever since.

A hundred years ago the first women won the vote, thanks to the fight and sacrifice of the suffragettes.

Join In Big food and drink quiz

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

OK, you've probably eaten and drunk too much and you may be suffering for it today.

Fancy yourself as something of an aficionado of Christmas TV?

As young people open their AS and A-level results, Childline is offering support to those worried about their results.

Christmas quiz

Monday, December 26, 2016

Remember those pantomimes you've been to as a child or taken your own children to?

This week the East London Advertiser marks its 150th anniversary with a special 40-page history supplement and a quiz.


Cauldron Foods' comedy night will give vegans the last laugh as Vegan comics dispel vegan myths.

Riverside flats to let are coming on the market in East London - at highly competitive rents. Too good to be true? A not-for-profit landlord explains how it works…

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.

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