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Follow our live blog for the latest news, announcements and medical advice from across east London, to be brought to you throughout the coronavirus crisis.

The length of the coronavirus lockdown depends on how stringently the public stick to the rules, cabinet minister Michael Gove said, as he declined to give a timeframe for the strict measures being lifted.

Yesterday, 10:00

Volunteer groups have come together to support the most vulnerable people in the community during the coronavirus crisis.

Fri, 19:00

Thousands of small businesses in railway arches are being given a rent-free three months’ grace to get them through the pandemic crisis.

Fri, 17:00

People across the East End have taken part in a “clap for carers” tribute to NHS workers and carers.

Fri, 16:00

Victoria Park in Tower Hamlets has been closed due to coronavirus.

Fri, 15:44

A third man has been arrested following the fatal stabbing of Shadika Patel.

Fri, 15:00

The massive Thames Clipper riverboat service that normally carries around four million commuters a year between Canary Wharf and the City is being suspended from Saturday because of the pandemic crisis.

Sport

12:41

Anthony Yarde’s father has died of coronavirus, the British light-heavyweight has said.

Yesterday, 18:05

Former England captain Alastair Cook says he would rather the County Championship was not played at all this season rather than attempting to hold a dramatically condensed campaign.

Yesterday, 10:24

West Ham have eight players in self-isolation showing mild symptoms of coronavirus.

Fri, 19:01

The Premier League, PFA and the EFL say some “difficult decisions” will need to be taken in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

Fri, 17:30

The English cricket season was due to get under way in Sri Lanka this week with county champions Essex taking on the MCC in the traditional curtain-raising fixture.

Fri, 17:00

With sport shutting down across the globe due to the coronavirus pandemic, why not test your sporting knowledge with a quiz?

Fri, 14:04

Matt Withers is joined by Dave Evans and Dan Bennett to discuss the latest on West Ham United, Leyton Orient, Dagenham & Redbridge and non-league football.

Fri, 12:00

Attacking midfielder Jordan Maguire-Drew has admitted the Leyton Orient changing room is the ‘best’ he’s ever been a part of.

Thu, 15:34

The FA and the leagues from step 3 to 6 of the non league football system have reached a consensus that the 2019/20 season will be ended with immediate effect and all results will be expunged.

Entertainment

Friday, March 20, 2020

In these troubled times, who better to rally the nation in a chorus of song than national treasure Gareth Malone?

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Timeless classics are set to captivate audiences as Disney on Ice presents Magical Ice Festival at London’s iconic SSE Arena in Wembley.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Express individuality and explore identity at a family festival at the Museum of London Docklands.

Monday, March 2, 2020

Hackney will not be asked to contribute to the £222,000 cost of the annual fireworks display in Victoria Park, Tower Hamlets Council has said.

Monday, March 2, 2020

Thom Yorke will take to the stage for a rare solo performance at All Points East on May 24.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Bombay Bicycle Club have been announced as the opening night headliners for All Points East, joining Tame Impala, Massive Attack, Kraftwerk, The Kooks and The Wombats on a huge bill for the 10-day event.

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