Havering Borough News

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Queen's Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford

Multiple legal proceedings against the trust which runs King George and Queen’s hospitals, alleging poor care, have been settled out of court, it has been announced.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Queen's Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford

Multiple legal proceedings against the trust which runs King George and Queen’s hospitals, alleging poor care, have been settled out of court, it has been announced.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Queen's Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford

Multiple legal proceedings against the trust which runs King George and Queen’s hospitals, alleging poor care, have been settled out of court, it has been announced.

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Saturday, August 15, 2015
Munaib Chowdhury, 18, from Forest Gate, who has got a fantastic 4A*s at Havering Sixth Form College

Munaib Chowdhury, 18, from Forest Gate, is going to Cambridge University to study medicine after achieving a fantastic 4 A*s.

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Thursday, August 13, 2015
Grace Taylor, of Drapers Academy, Harold Hill, was in a car accident the same week as her AS-level exams and sat one exam with concussion. She got two As and a B and cried with happiness.

Grace Taylor thought there was little hope of passing her AS-level exams after she was knocked unconscious in a car accident during the exam period.

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Thursday, August 13, 2015
Students at Havering College picking up their A Level results. Jessica Osei, 17, Stephanie Yeeoah, 18, Tahlia Clark, 17, Thanaphan Sanongkhun, 17, Perry Hughes, 18, Sam Whitehead, 17 and Matthew Attwaters, 18

Thousands of students across Havering nervously opened their A-level results today, to find out their fate for next year.

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Exeter
Saturday, August 8, 2015
Met Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan Howe visited MyPlace in Harold Hill

The Metropolitan Police Commissioner’s main message, at a Q&A session in Harold Hill on Wednesday, was that of reassurance.

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Metropolitan Police
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Micropub the Upminster Taproom has had problems opening. It got an alcohol licence and was recommended to get planning permission but was blocked at committee

The borough’s first micropub is no closer to pulling its first pint after it was stopped from opening on a temporary basis.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Metropolitan Police commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe will be answering questions at MyPlace, in Harold Hill, tonight.

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, will be answering questions in MyPlace, from 6.30pm.

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Metropolitan Police
Monday, August 3, 2015
Health baby Bobby with dad Jack and mum Danielle.

A father, whose son nearly died days after being born, cycled 100 miles yesterday to raise money for the charity that supported him.

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Cambridge
Friday, July 24, 2015
Teenagers watch on as the sky fills with thick black smoke. Picture: James Whitelock

Rebellious students who set fire to their books on the last day of school inadvertently wiped out the power in 135,000 buildings, we can reveal.

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Monday, July 13, 2015
Joanne Reeves outside her home in Romford

Planning inspectors have been called in to settle a dispute over a hotel laundry outside a neighbour’s house.

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South Africa
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Police want to speak to this youth in connection with the incident (Photo: Metropolitan Police)

A group of 12-year-old boys had a terrifying bus journey when two teenagers threatened to attack and stab them.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Incident in the Brewery shopping centre, Romford. Picture: TomR555

Police chased three people, after they failed to stop, through the Brewery shopping centre, Romford.

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Monday, July 6, 2015
Queen's Hospital, in Rom Valley Way, Romford, which is run by the Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

A son has said he has “no confidence” in Queen’s Hospital due to the care received by his 86-year-old mother while being treated for a chest infection.

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NHS
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Tracy Mead and her husband Martyn have raised over £20,000 for melanoma charities

Melonoma Focus charity chief: ‘They are an example to us all.’

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Sunderland
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Jon Cruddas MP is starting a campaign to get a mobile breast cancer screening unit moved to Queen's Hospital, Romford.

Dagenham and Rainham MP Jon Cruddas has launched a campaign to have a mobile breast cancer screening unit for Havering residents moved to Romford.

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NHS
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Tech4Good

Haringey-based alcohol action charity, HAGA, is a finalist in the prestigious national ‘Tech4Good’ awards 2015.

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Thursday, June 11, 2015
The photo Robert Staines posted on Facebook, of the money he found in Sainsbury's car park in Romford.

A trader on Romford Market was reunited with almost £500 this week after a good samaritan turned to social media to track her down.

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Thursday, June 11, 2015
The photo Robert Staines posted on Facebook, of the money he found in Sainsbury's car park in Romford.

What would you do if you found almost £500 in a supermarket car park?

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London Bloggers

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
The Cuban

The Cuban is set up like an old relative’s house in a tropical country – doors thrown open in welcome.

Monday, April 13, 2015
Vintage fashion shopping is a joy in London (Photo by Graham French/BIPs/Getty Images)

In with the old, out with the new. This is the mantra of the best London vintage shoppers today, whose aesthetic of effortless chic is becoming more sought after.

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