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Hospital A&E staff at Royal London turn to youngsters to improve mental health treatment 

16 Oct 17

Young people with mental health problems who have had “bad hospital experiences” are helping train staff in east London to improve urgent medical treatment.


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Shoplifters and vandals may dodge justice after police say probes ‘impractical’ 

16 Oct 17

A senior police officer has said it is “not practical” for officers to investigate crimes such as shoplifting and criminal damage as his force bids to save £400 million.


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Boy, 14, arrested after knife found on bus in Tower Hamlets 

16 Oct 17

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested after police discovered a passenger carrying this knife on a bus in Tower Hamlets.


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Essoldo-Rex picture palace where Krays grew up makes art deco comeback at Bethnal Green 

16 Oct 17

One of East London’s famous picture palaces once frequented by the Krays which closed half-a-century ago has been given planning go-ahead to reopen with its original art deco façade.


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Tower Hamlets has lowest dementia rate in UK 

13 Oct 17

There is a lower proportion of people with dementia in Poplar and Limehouse than in any other constituency in the UK.


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Remembrance Day 2017: Share your stories 

13 Oct 17

Remembrance Day 2017 is fast approaching and the Advertiser is seeking personal stories – which have not been shared with us before – to complement our coverage.


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Stressed workers invited to pet puppies in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 

13 Oct 17

Stressed London workers were offered some respite from the daily grind with the Pet a Puppy stress buster clinic.


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Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: Summer’s back, but only temporarily 

13 Oct 17

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


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Sexual assault in Bethnal Green: police appeal for information about men pictured on CCTV 

13 Oct 17

Police are appealing for information about three men believed to have sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl as she made her way home from a night out with her friends.


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Maternity unit at Royal London Hospital is no longer ‘inadequate’ but more improvements must be made 

13 Oct 17

A maternity unit where concerns were raised that babies could be given back to the wrong mother after birth still has security issues despite new measures being introduced.


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Tower Hamlets Council urges ‘most at risk’ residents to get free flu jab 

12 Oct 17

Residents in the borough who are most at risk if they catch the flu are being urged to get vaccinated as the colder weather sets in.


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Award for scheme that successfully tackles underage drinking in Mile End 

12 Oct 17

A scheme in Mile End which tackles underage drinking has won an award after drunken anti-social behaviour plummeted by 62 per cent.


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Tower Hamlets homes £8,500 per square metre 

12 Oct 17

A phone box-sized space in Tower Hamlets costs more than £8,500, new figures reveal.


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Police appealing for information about a Whitechapel crash between motorbike and pedestrian 

12 Oct 17

Police are appealing for information about a serious crash in Whitechapel that landed a woman in hospital with serious injuries…


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Foo Fighters to play two shows at the London Stadium 

12 Oct 17

The London Stadium is set to rock next summer as the Foo Fighters confirmed they will be playing two nights at the venue.


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Canary Wharf candidate Jeff Wan fired from The Apprentice 

12 Oct 17

The dream is over for Canary Wharf candidate Jeff Wan as he became the second candidate to be fired from The Apprentice.


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Limehouse Triangle tower block rejected third time by Tower Hamlets Council 

11 Oct 17

Controversial plans to build a tower block on the ‘Limehouse Triangle’ nature preserve next to the Regent’s Canal was rejected yet again by Tower Hamlets council tonight.


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Stepney born Jah Wobble to perform at free event in Whitechapel 

11 Oct 17

Stepney born musician Jah Wobble will be taking part in a special concert and conversation session in Whitechapel tomorrow.


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Jailed: Bethnal Green man who handled phones stolen by moped-riding robbers 

11 Oct 17

A Bethnal Green man has been jailed for handling mobile phones stolen by moped-riding robbers whose victims include former chancellor George Osborne.


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CSI-style investigation into ‘stolen funds’ by Bethnal Green’s Morpeth school pupils 

11 Oct 17

Pupils turned detective in east London when they tackled the mystery of finding out who stole money collected for a school party.


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Half Moon tries to fly youngsters to the real moon in day of Fun Palaces at Limehouse 

11 Oct 17

The big ‘Fun Palace’ attracted 500 children and parents to east London’s Half Moon theatre for a science and space travel adventure day.


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Mile End curry house fined after cockroaches and mice ‘appeared in droves’ 

11 Oct 17

A curry house in London’s East End closed down by Tower Hamlets health inspectors for “a brazen infestation” of cockroaches and mice has been fined £40,000.


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VIEWPOINT: Ease the burden for vulnerable people as winter approaches 

11 Oct 17

Last year the British Red Cross declared that the NHS faced a ‘humanitarian crisis’ after our hospitals struggled over the winter period.


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Advertiser letters: Mental health taboo and run for charity 

11 Oct 17

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


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‘Limehouse Triangle’ plans resurface for flats on Tower Hamlets green space 

10 Oct 17

Controversial plans to build a tower block in east London on the ‘Limehouse Triangle’ nature preserve next to the Regent’s Canal are back before Tower Hamlets Council tomorrow for a third time.


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East London’s 999 medical response team now running weekends to save sending ambulances 

10 Oct 17

Teams of emergency paramedics are heading on the road with high-tech medical equipment across east London treating patients in their homes up to 12 hours a day including weekends.


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Public exhibitions will showcase revised plans for new civic centre in Whitechapel 

10 Oct 17

Residents can view updated plans for a new civic centre in Whitechapel at two public exhibitions this week.


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Appeal after woman is sexually assaulted on Central Line train 

9 Oct 17

Detectives would like to speak to this man after a woman was sexually assaulted on a rush hour Central Line train.


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Syrian refugees to get ‘community sponsors’ to settle in east London 

9 Oct 17

Refugees from the Syrian conflict may soon be resettled across east London with the launch of a foundation set up this-evening by the Whitechapel-based Citizens UK network of community groups.


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Jailed: Gang that carried out 38 robberies in Tower Hamlets 

9 Oct 17

A gang which robbed £10,000 worth of goods from convenience stores and petrol station shops in Tower Hamlets have been jailed.


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East London’s Olympic regeneration is ‘creating 5 times more jobs than forecast’ 

9 Oct 17

A staggering 110,000 new jobs have been created in east London with another 125,000 predicted in the next 12 years—five times larger than expected.


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Future Astronaut Hussain urges New City College students to reach for the sky 

9 Oct 17

Future astronaut Hussain Manawer presented the annual New City College ‘students of the year’ awards telling them to aim high in life.


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Police concerned for missing boy, 14, from Bow 

9 Oct 17

A 14-year-old boy missing for five days could be at risk of exploitation due to his age, police say.


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MISSING: Nadheerah Zahra, 14, last seen in Poplar Saturday 

8 Oct 17

Police in east London are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing 12-year-old girl from Poplar.


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Aspiring fashion designer starts UEL course aged 71 

6 Oct 17

An aspiring fashion designer is aiming for the catwalk, despite being 71 years old.


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Watch this weekend’s weather forecast: Cloudy, damp beginnings but hopefully a much drier Sunday 

6 Oct 17

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


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Tower Hamlets theatre to host funeral for LGBT artist’s alter ego 

6 Oct 17

An artist’s decade-long look at masculinity and homophobia is ending with a spectacular funeral at Toynbee Studios.


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Banksy’s ‘Snorting Copper’ returns to Shoreditch after gruelling restoration 

6 Oct 17

An iconic Banksy artwork in Shoreditch that had been painted over, vandalised and hacked at with an angle grinder has somehow been restored.


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The Apprentice: How did Canary Wharf candidate Jeff Wan fare in Week One? 

5 Oct 17

WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS Big egos, big ideas and big failures – yes, The Apprentice is back.


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Canary Wharf candidate Jeff Wan set to star in The Apprentice 2017 

4 Oct 17

Meet Jeff Wan, a business analyst and semi-pro hip hop dancer hoping to be hired, not fired, by Lord Sugar.


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Heritage education earns Geffrye Museum the Sandford innovation award 

4 Oct 17

A Sandford award for heritage education has been given to east London’s Geffrye Museum recognising its innovation learning programmes and facilities.


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‘Fun Palace’ launches at the Half Moon to take children out of this world 

4 Oct 17

Children are going ‘out of this world’ at a free space-themed ‘Fun Palace’ celebration of arts and culture in east London all day tomorrow.


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No, it’s not Christmas yet—it’s just Geffrye Museum getting ahead of itself 

4 Oct 17

No sooner the school summer holidays are over when east London’s Geffrye Museum announces its end-of-term Christmas activities.


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Having more nerve cells in the brain is ‘the bees knees’ Queen Mary University discovers 

4 Oct 17

Bumblebees may be able to tell us why some people are smarter than others, according to researchers at east London’s Queen Mary University.


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Family ‘crushed’ as police name Lamar Stewart as man stabbed to death outside Mile End party 

4 Oct 17

Police have formally named a 21-year-old man who was stabbed to death outside a house party as Lamar Stewart.


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Tower Hamlets mayor urged to save Poplar’s historic Victorian ‘lattice frame’ gasholder 

3 Oct 17

Campaigners have called on the Mayor of Tower Hamlets to save an historic Victorian gasholder in London’s East End which is being demolished.


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Thursday’s Tube strike has been called off after “progress” made in last ditch talks 

3 Oct 17

Thursday’s strike by Underground drivers has been called off.


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More than 2,000 disabled people in east London wrongly lose Personal Independence Payments 

3 Oct 17

More than 2,000 disabled people in east London were wrongly stripped of their benefits, this newspaper can reveal.


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Coffee morning raises cash at London Independent Hospital for Macmillan Nurses 

3 Oct 17

Nurses and patients in east London raised £210 for Macmillan Cancer Care when they took part in ‘the world’s biggest coffee morning’.


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‘Bloomin’ lovely’ as East Enders picks up London In Bloom awards 

3 Oct 17

The East End is doing ‘bloomin’ well winning awards in this year’s London in Bloom competition.







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