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<![CDATA[News]]> https://www.eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:52:04 +0000 <![CDATA[The Hackney Made Collective bringing sustainability to Spitalfields]]> /news/fashion-designers-nadien-klages-and-ellie-pearce-bring-collective-to-spitalfields-1-6529076

Walk through Spitalfields and you may be surprised to see an endearing shopfront with “Hackney Made Collective” displayed in the window.

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1.6529076 Mon, 24 Feb 2020 14:52:04 +0000
<![CDATA[Met Police look to Tower Hamlets in BAME recruitment drive]]> /news/crime-court/met-recruiting-police-officers-1-6521636

Tower Hamlets Council is helping The Met to recruit the next generation of police officers.

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1.6521636 Mon, 24 Feb 2020 10:58:16 +0000
<![CDATA[‘She loved the East End’: Tribute to singing seamstress Henrietta Keeper who has died aged 93]]> /news/henrietta-keeper-dies-aged-93-1-6526094

A singing seamstress who had a lifelong love of the East End has died at the age of 93.

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1.6526094 Mon, 24 Feb 2020 09:18:11 +0000
<![CDATA[Tower Hamlets could lose £3m a year in government funding says council]]> /news/fair-funding-review-1-6526029

A reallocation of council funding could see Tower Hamlets lose more than £3million a year, councillors have warned.

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1.6526029 Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:06:33 +0000
<![CDATA[Canary Wharf care provider teams up with Alzheimer’s Society to run dementia singing group]]> /news/singing-for-the-brain-docklands-launch-1-6526028

A care provider has teamed up with the Alzheimer’s Society to run a singing group for people living with dementia.

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1.6526028 Fri, 21 Feb 2020 15:06:25 +0000
<![CDATA[Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: Wet but getting brighter]]> /news/weather/weekend-weather-forecast-video-february-22-23-2020-1-6525972

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our Met Office video forecast.

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1.6525972 Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:54:18 +0000
<![CDATA[‘High-risk’ missing 12-year-old boy found]]> /news/12-year-old-child-found-1-6525672

A “high-risk” 12-year-old child has gone missing.

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1.6525672 Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:36:51 +0000
<![CDATA[Take on our Friday pub quiz!]]> /news/take-on-our-friday-pub-quiz-on-february-21-2020-1-6525275

It’s Friday, so why not celebrate the end of another working week by taking on our Friday pub quiz?

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1.6525275 Fri, 21 Feb 2020 10:38:45 +0000
<![CDATA[Third of Tower Hamlets’ City Hall-funded affordable homes are complete, figures reveal]]> /news/tower-hamlets-affordable-homes-figures-1-6524800

Just under a third of the City Hall-funded affordable homes pledged for Tower Hamlets have been completed since 2016.

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1.6524800 Thu, 20 Feb 2020 21:51:07 +0000
<![CDATA[TfL workers at Blackwall Tunnel set to strike]]> /news/tfl-strike-over-holiday-and-pay-set-for-next-friday-1-6523724

TfL staff are planning three 24-hour strikes - on February 28, March 27 and April 24.

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1.6523724 Thu, 20 Feb 2020 12:46:05 +0000
<![CDATA[Funnyman Jon Richardson hosts comedy night in Bethnal Green to fundraise for Woodford Green hospice]]> /news/comedy-night-fundraiser-for-hospice-1-6523337

Comedian Jon Richardson hosted a gig in Bethnal Green to raise funds for a Woodford Green charity.

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1.6523337 Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:50:36 +0000
<![CDATA[Heritage trail highlights some of east London’s extraordinary women]]> /news/heritage/women-s-heritage-trail-launches-1-6522255

A new heritage trail to celebrate some of east London’s extraordinary women has been launched.

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1.6522255 Wed, 19 Feb 2020 15:36:59 +0000
<![CDATA[Tower Hamlets Council refuses to reconsider plans to close down East End’s oldest school]]> /news/education/raine-s-closure-confirmed-1-6522195

A last-ditch attempt to save the oldest school in the East End from closure was refused by councillors last night.

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1.6522195 Wed, 19 Feb 2020 15:30:32 +0000
<![CDATA[Advertiser letters: Car bar parties and Barnardo’s]]> /news/features/advertiser-letters-car-bar-parties-and-barnardo-s-1-6521848

Letters, contributions and comments sent to the Advertiser this week.

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1.6521848 Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:47:50 +0000
<![CDATA[Opinion: How council can maximise delivery of new affordable homes]]> /news/features/advertiser-guest-cllr-andrew-wood-canary-wharf-how-council-can-maximise-delivery-of-new-affordable-homes-1-6521771

Stroudley Walk in Bow is now owned by Tower Hamlets Council.

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1.6521771 Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:20:24 +0000
<![CDATA[Hornchurch actor devises play about childhood bereavement at Half Moon Theatre, Limehouse]]> /news/hornchurch-actor-bereavement-play-tower-hamlets-1-6519968

After losing his dad three years ago a Hornchurch actor has created a play that explores children’s experiences of grief and bereavement.

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1.6519968 Wed, 19 Feb 2020 12:14:16 +0000
<![CDATA[Mural for Jack the Ripper victims set to come to Whitechapel]]> /news/mural-for-jack-the-ripper-victims-1-6520966

A commemorative mural for the victims of Jack the Ripper is coming to Whitechapel.

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1.6520966 Wed, 19 Feb 2020 11:34:58 +0000
<![CDATA[Volunteers tackle litter in Tower Hamlets]]> /news/environment/cleaning-litter-in-tower-hamlets-1-6520065

Tower Hamlets is set to launch its ninth Big Clean Up event after residents collected 118 bags of rubbish during the last community litter pick.

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1.6520065 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 13:57:37 +0000
<![CDATA[All Points East announces The Kooks and The Wombats as Saturday headliners for Victoria Park festival]]> /news/all-points-east-announces-the-kooks-and-the-wombats-as-saturday-headliners-for-victoria-park-festival-1-6519428

All Points East festival has announced The Kooks and The Wombats are both performing in Victoria Park on May 30.

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1.6519428 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 10:50:20 +0000
<![CDATA[Woman in serious condition after Shadwell crash]]> /news/crime-court/commercial-road-witness-appeal-1-6519423

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash which left a woman in a serious condition in hospital.

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1.6519423 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 09:49:50 +0000
<![CDATA[Festival to celebrate Museum of Childhood before two-year closure for refurbishment]]> /news/heritage/museum-of-childhood-refurbishment-plans-1-6518848

Peter Rabbit and War Horse are among the exhibits set to take centre stage at the V&A Museum of Childhood after its £13 million refurbishment.

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1.6518848 Tue, 18 Feb 2020 09:10:37 +0000
<![CDATA[Violent Barking Riverside burglar jailed after being caught during South Woodford home invasion by retired Tower Hamlets police sergeant]]> /news/crime-court/barking-riverside-burglar-jailed-after-being-caught-during-south-woodford-home-invasion-1-6518578

A violent burglar from Barking Riverside and his accomplice have been jailed after being caught red-handed during a violent raid on a South Woodford home – by a retired police sergeant who used to work in Tower Hamlets.

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1.6518578 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 15:02:47 +0000
<![CDATA[Canary Wharf Conservative councillor quits party]]> /news/politics/andrew-wood-resigns-1-6517955

The leader of the Conservative group on Tower Hamlets Council has resigned from the party.

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1.6517955 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:23:48 +0000
<![CDATA[Last ditch bid to save Raine’s Foundation School]]> /news/education/bid-to-save-raine-s-foundation-school-1-6517847

An emergency meeting where campaigners will try to overturn a decision to close down the East End’s oldest school will be held tomorrow.

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1.6517847 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 10:46:04 +0000
<![CDATA[Tens of thousands of EU citizens in Tower Hamlets apply to stay in UK]]> /news/tower-hamlets-eu-citizens-apply-to-stay-1-6515882

Tens of thousands of EU citizens in Tower Hamlets have applied to live and work in the UK after Brexit, according to the Home Office.

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1.6515882 Fri, 14 Feb 2020 17:10:26 +0000

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