Havering Borough News

Yesterday, 09:00
Actress and Comedian Meera Syal at the launch of the new Life Study Centre in King George Hospital, Goodmayes

The centre of a new study, tracking the progress of more than 80,000 babies born to mothers in Redbridge and Havering, opened last week in Goodmayes.

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NHS
Wed, 07:00
Chancellor of the exchequer, George Osborne, with the budget.

Call for council to receive 100 percent welcomed

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Cambridge
Mon, 07:00
Barkingside Magistrates Court

A police officer and Army Reserve soldier from Chigwell has appeared in court after military bullets were found in his bedroom.

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Mon, 07:00
Residents in  Sheffield Drive, Harold Hill, are unhappy about houses being turned into hostels without planning permission on their residential street

Protestors against multiple occupancy houses have asked for legislation to be introduced to reduce their numbers, but a charity has warned that stopping their creation would open the floodgates to homelessness.

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Sunday, March 22, 2015
Mike Welsh the Vice Principle of the College, Mohamed-Sharif centre with on his right Cllr Kana Naheerathan, Mayor of Brent at the College of North West London Apprenticeship Awards.

Mohammed-Sharif Patel is a trainee traffic engineer for Redbridge Council.

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Sunday, March 22, 2015

An award-winning graphic novelist and comic book writer joined pupils at the opening of their new library.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015
The pensioner was attacked and robbed in Rainham (Picture: Met Police)

A pensioner was left with severe bruising after she was knocked to the ground and robbed as she was about to enter a house in Rainham.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Three judges were removed and a fourth resigned for watching pornography on court computers (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

A District Judge from Romford is one of three to be sacked for watching porn on their official computers in their offices at court.

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Monday, March 9, 2015
The iconic weasel woodpecker photo has been immortalised with a sign in Hornchurch (Picture: Twitter/Stephen Cross)

The incredible picture of a weasel riding on the back of woodpecker has been commemorated with a sign at the east London wildlife park where it was snapped.

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Havering Council
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Snaresbrook Crown Court Pic: John Stillwell/PA

A 12-year-old girl was gang raped by a man and his friends after being plied with drugs and alcohol, a court heard yesterday.

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Snaresbrook Crown Court
Tuesday, February 3, 2015

The vulnerable man had £1,000 in cash and his dead wife’s jewellery stolen by a con man claimed he was there to fix his boiler.

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Friday, January 30, 2015
This is the leaflet that the BNP handed out on Hornchurch High Street

The British National Party has been condemned after handing out anti-Islamic leaflets to shoppers - that depicted a lit bomb.

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United Kingdom
Friday, January 23, 2015
The Railway Hotel where the deadly dinner was served

A pub chef and manager who lied to police when their turkey Christmas dinner killed a mother and made dozens ill have been sent to jail.

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Snaresbrook Crown Court
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Top tip: Check where you actually parked your car before reporting it stolen to police (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)

An attempt by police in east London to live-tweet every call they receive today got off to an hilarious start with a false alarm over a stolen car.

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London
Friday, January 16, 2015
The driver gets out an unleashes a torrent of abuse before attacking the rider (Picture: YouTube/DrMorocho)

The shocking moment a van driver ran a cyclist off the road and then assaulted him in east London has been released in a bid to catch the attacker.

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YouTube
Friday, December 19, 2014
The 'Ho Ho Honut', the stuff of Christmas nightmares

Christmas just got a whole lot better – thanks to a Havering bakery chain.

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Friday, December 19, 2014
The 'Ho Ho Honut', the stuff of Christmas nightmares

Right, that’s it, Christmas is cancelled - a ‘festive’ doughnut featuring the flavours of turkey and all the trimmings and filled with gravy has been created, and it looks horrific.

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London
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Johnny Hicks, 18 from Romford, rides his BMX at the Rom (Picture: Philip Toscano/PA Wire)

A skatepark in Hornchurch has been granted a status usually reserved to Roman ruins, Saxon castles or Tudor country houses after English Heritage deemed it ‘an important example of youth culture in the UK’.

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Monday, October 27, 2014
Officers want to speak to this man after a woman from Romford was sexually assaulted on a Central LineTube train (Picture: British Transport Police)

A 20-year-old woman from Romford was subjected to a prolonged sexual assault on a crowded Tube carriage after she took a Central Line train from Liverpool Street to Holborn.

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Thursday, October 9, 2014
Roxy was found emaciated and lying in her own urine (Picture: RSPCA)

A callous couple have been banned from keeping animals for life after causing needless suffering to a ‘lovely little’ Rottweiler called Roxy, who was found ‘emaciated’ and sitting in her own urine by an RSPCA inspector

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London Bloggers

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
[Photograph by John Phillips/PA Wire]

Often referred to as a melting pot, London is a city renowned for its rich blend of cultures.

Monday, December 22, 2014
Around 25 per cent of the population self-identity as having no religion yet still enjoy the fun of Christmas (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

It’s Christmas time. We know this by the light-adorned streets, the mobility hazard posed by boxes of Quality Street, Roses and Celebrations in every supermarket’s entrance and, of course, the incessant radio-plays of Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You.

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