Four men have been jailed for a total of 70 years for attempted murder after they attacked a man on Cable Street in Shadwell.

New sensors costing a total of £80,000 are going to monitor the emissions from cruise ships docking across the Thames in Greenwich.

A man has been hospitalised after being stabbed in Mile End. Thought to be in his late teens, his condition is not life-threatening, nor life-changing.

After three attempts to sell an ex-key worker home in Bethnal Green, housing association Peabody has announced it will open it to a family on the borough's housing waiting list.

The London Fire Brigade has said an unattended candle is what caused the flat fire on Bigland Street in Shadwell.

Thousands of Tower Hamlets residents are being invited to get their health checked in what will be the UK's largest ever lung cancer screening study.

What is Ramadan?

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Most of the 1.8 billion Muslims around the world will begin a month-long fast on Sunday, May 5. But what is Ramadan? And why is it so important for Muslims?

A man has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead in Whitechapel on Friday.

A festival to celebrate International Dance Day is coming to Tower Hamlets.

Protesters have climbed on top of a DLR train at Canary Wharf for the second time in two weeks to protest what they say is inaction over climate change.

A house that used to be reserved for 'key workers' like firefighters and teachers has failed to sell at auction as residents pressured the housing association Peabody to keep the home.

A controversial Tower Hamlets home is up for sale again after the housing association Peabody re-listed the building for auction.

Thieves have tried to use a circular saw to break into a cash machine at Limehouse Station.

A man has been stabbed in Chrisp Street Market in Poplar. He was taken to hospital, but his wounds are not though to be life-threatening.

A crew of firefighters who helped paramedics at a street brawl in Hackney have been commended by the London Fire Brigade.

Maternity and end-of-life care at the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel has been rated 'good' by the health watchdog the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

City Airport has been working with 300 female pupils from east London to hone their skills and show them what opportunities there are in aviation.

Poplar and Limehouse MP Jim Fitzpatrick has voted in support of Theresa May's Brexit deal despite overwhelming support for remain from his constituents.

Afrotech Fest, a technology festival by and for people African and Caribbean heritage is returning to Rich Mix in Bethnal Green.

Officers are investigating reports of gunshots on Hamlets Way in Mile End.

Protesters have walked from the East London Mosque to Royal London Hospital to oppose the hostile environment in Barts Health NHS Trust.

As part of the women's history month this March, a call has been put out for stories from extraordinary women of colour.

Tower Hamlets destroyed more abandoned cars than any other London borough according to freedom of information (FoI) requests.

An NHS trust that provides mental health care to thousands of patients in east London is going green by getting 100 per cent of its energy from renewable sources.

New analysis shows that Tower Hamlets is among the worst areas for anonymous property ownership—a practice that can be use to hide money from criminal activity.

Protesters have continued their campaign against the sale of keyworker homes in east London with a 'people's viewing'.

An east London NHS trust is getting one of the first psychologists specialising in post-stem cell transplant care.

The health minister Matt Hancock has used a visit to east London's mental health trust to endorse a report into the wellbeing of healthcare workers.

More than 1,600 people have gathered at Altab Ali Park to commemorate four students who lost their lives during the campaign to get Bangla recognised as a state language of Bangladesh.

Residents and councillors are protesting the sale of keyworker homes in Bethnal Green.


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.

The team behind All Points East have put together a mouth-watering line-up of local food and drink traders who will be fuelling the festival in May.

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