TV star Bobby Norris took time of from 'The Only Way is Essex' to switch on the Christmas tree lights at a care home in Bethnal Green.
Anyone trying to escape the Christmas shopping this weekend might want to consider an environmentally friendly winter market.
Labour's Rushanara Ali has kept her seat of Bethnal Green & Bow and newcomer Apsana Begum has won Jim Fitzpatrick's old seat of Poplar & Limehouse - both with comfortable margins.
The East London Advertiser will be live throughout the night bringing you the latest from the General Election count at the ExCeL.
Despite it being the kind of weather that tempted curling up indoors, Christ Church Primary School managed to draw an eager crowd to Spitalfields market for their fifth annual Living Nativity performance.
Screams and loud booing spooked passers-by in Mile End when a giant attempted to climb down a high-rise beanstalk chasing after an idle schoolboy in the street.
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…
A luxury £700,000 apartment with its high-rise view across the Thames near Canary Wharf is going for an £85 price tag.
The Hammers cling on under severe late pressure to save Pellegrini's job for now
Orient battled to another point after a stalemate with the Bantams at Brisbane Road on Saturday.
Sporting Bengal United manager Imrul Gazi is looking to cause an upset in Walthamstow's title race this weekend.
West Ham Women's manager Matt Beard is facing a selection headache for his side's trip to Bristol City in the Super League, writes Jacob Ranson.
A healthy competition is building among the Leyton Orient squad ahead of their League Two clash with Bradford City this weekend, writes Jacob Ranson.
East London's women produced a clean sweep of seven wins in their latest set of fixtures at the weekend.
West Ham Women manager Matt Beard was pleased to hand a number of players vital minutes as they cruised to a 7-0 victory over Crystal Palace in the Continental Cup.
Continental League Cup: West Ham Women 7 Crystal Palace 0
Sporting Bengal United manager Imrul Gazi was pleased to hand a number of youngsters another chance to impress in their 1-1 draw with Clapton.
Reporter Luke Acton reviews Jack and the Beanstalk at the Broadway, Barking
An arts centre is fundraising to offer families to experience a day of festive theatre, food and fun for only £1.
Dancing Queens and Super Troupers alike can, from today, Take a Chance on an immersive exhibition at London's O2 paying tribute to the world's most famous Swedish supergroup.
All Points East have today announced Kraftwerk as the second headline act for their 2020 event.
A festive market by artists and craft-makers is being held in a "secret Victorian courtyard" selling unique Christmas gifts made in the East End.
Revellers have gone "off piste" at Canary Wharf with an après-ski theme winter watering hole for the festive season.
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.
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