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Campaigners fighting to keep the East End's oldest school from being shut down faced councillors to argue that their children would miss out on a "Christian ethos education" if it were closed.
A 40 storey hotel could be built on the site of a disused office building on the Isle of Dogs.
Campaigners trying to set up a parish council in Spitalfields for the first time in 100 years were dealt a blow when the town hall officially rejected the idea.
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.
A man who stabbed his wife more than 50 times after she challenged him about his gambling addiction has been jailed for life for her murder.
A new water fountain is set to be installed at Shadwell station in a bid to help cut plastic waste.
Services on the c2c network are being cancelled, delayed or terminated at Barking due to overhead wire damage.
Vitality Blast South Division: Middlesex (166-3) beat Essex (164-6) by seven wickets
Hornchurch manager Mark Stimson pleased with fantastic effort from his side as they lost 1-0 to League Two outfit Leyton Orient in pre-season.
Pre season: Hornchurch 0 Leyton Orient 1
Craig Clay explains why he believes the squad have got up to speed quicker than usual this summer
Haller is a Hammer as he agrees five-year deal
Essex (245 & 316-9d) beat Warwickshire (161 & 213) by 187 runs
A celebration service for the life of Justin Edinburgh took place at Chelmsford Cathedral this morning
Super Rangers maintained their 100pc winning record with a superb comeback victory over London Fields in the Victoria Park Community Cricket League.
The Victoria Park Community Cricket League (VPCCL) saw a one-off cross division match on Friday as players from across the league came together in a celebration of the Cricket World Cup final.
Whether you're a French national or an out-and-out Francophile, Bastille Day is the perfect excuse to celebrate all things Gallic.
Retired underworld figures who were members of the Krays' 'Firm' turned up last night in the East End for former armed robber Linda Calvey's 'Black Widow' book launch.
The self-confessed armed robber known as the East End's 'Black Widow' who spent 18 years in prison for murdering her partner is out to clear her name after 30 years.
Splashes of rainbow have appeared all over the Canary Wharf business and shopping district for London's 'Pride' celebrations.
An estimated 40,000 spectators turned up for the East End's annual Boishakhi Mela festival in Sunday's blazing sunshine.
Traffic was blocked off along the busy St Paul's Way when 1,000 people turned up to 'reclaim' the street.
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.
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.
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