A sequel to one of the Bard’s most celebrated plays is set to shake up our perception of two of his star-crossed lovers.
Police officers discovered nine bags of cannabis during a weapon sweep in Stratford Park today.
Police are appealing for help tracing a 13-year-old girl.
Police are appealing for information to find a missing 13-year-old boy from Bromley who could be in Stratford.
A video shows hordes of shoppers being evacuated from the Westfield shopping centre this evening as the fire doors came down.
The shopping centre has been evacuated (Picture: Instagram/ je3s) Westfield shopping centre in Stratford was evacuated this evening after a fire alarm went off in the food court area.
We love their meatballs and flat-packed furniture, but now one of Sweden’s most famous exports, besides ABBA, brings the latest Scandi-trend to Stratford - and it’s not hygge.
A solicitors and an eatery in Stratford have been named and shamed for failing to pay their workers the minimum wage.
World Book Day: Stratford celebrations to host Cressida Cowell, Julian Clary and hundreds of schoolchildrenNewham Recorder 16 Feb
Hundreds of youngsters will descend on Stratford Library on March 2 for a celebration where they can really let their imaginations run wild.
Olympic bosses have made a partial u-turn on hiking parking charges for users of a leisure centre after angry parents retaliated.
A man who stabbed to death an ‘adorable’ 20-year-old inside a park and then tried to flee to France has been jailed today.
A man who was one of the first child refugees to enter the country after fleeing Nazi persecution in the Second World War has attacked the government.
A shared ownership development offering 35 homes in the centre of Stratford has launched.
Theatre Royal Stratford East’s artistic director is set to step down from his role at the end of the year.
A man has been found guilty of killing a student who was found dead in a Stratford park.
Faulty overhead electric wires between Manor Park and Romford means trains between Stratford and Romford are being delayed by up to 25 minutes, or cancelled.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry put on their running shoes today in a visit to Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Parents who use a diving centre where Olympic bronze medallist Tom Daley trains could be force to withdraw their children if parking charges are hiked by 1,500 per cent.
A married couple have been spared jail after stealing hundreds of thousands of pounds from Dewhursts of Stratford, in what police called a “particularly horrible” crime.
Ambulance crews rushed to Stratford on Wednesday night after a man was struck by a car outside the West Ham game.
A six-year-old boy trapped in a car had to be cut free by firefighters after a road crash yesterday evening.
A stroke survivor who suffered brain damage can express himself again after picking up a paintbrush.
Work on the International Quarter is gathering pace with the “topping out” of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) new headquarters.
Science teacher and basketball coach, Aaron Senior, loves playing a part on influencing children’s lifes.
Holocaust Memorial Day was marked today at Stratford Old Town Hall in front of a crowd of more than 400 people, as both the Mayor and a Holocaust survivor condemned ongoing atrocities around the world.
Rising Irish artist James McGrath will be playing an intimate debut gig in the capital at Stratford’s Queen’s Head pub.
Aspers Casino is looking at a £2million bar bill as it hands out golden bottles of champagne to lucky punters.
An investigation into custody measures has raised fears over safety at Stratford Magistrates’ Court.
Casino owner Damian Aspinall has vowed to give away a million pounds in champagne to lucky roulette players at Aspers Stratford.
Mental health isn’t a conventional topic for comedy – but then Butterfly isn’t exactly a conventional show.
A man who survived five concentration camps will be sharing his story in an event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
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Theatre News: New musical development organisation announces partnership with Theatre Royal Stratford EastWhatsOnStage 21 Feb
In its inaugural year, the New Musical Development Collective will be hosted at the east London theatre...
Wed 8th March free Launch night 6-8pm Tower Gallery, Barking Road.
Annually I write a poem a day from February 8th to March 8th.
Yesterday evening I bought some posh honey and Maple syrup to take along to pancake day at Claremont in Islington because I can and do.
To celebrate International Women’s Day 2017 Gillian Lawrence has an art exhibition at Hackney Central Library for the month of March.
As a nod to International Women’s Day 2017 Gillian Lawrence’s canvases in homage to the women she interviewed and indeed grew up with on her Headscarves Project can be seen for the whole of March on the wall at Stratford east Picturehouse.
There was a Daily Mash article about retired people flooding galleries with their s**t art and that their relatives are emotionally blackmailed into buying the trash so that worthy art never gets sold.
After the pretty useless art session at Claremont I waited to meet an Elders Ambassador from Tammy Whynot’s scheme funded by the Wellcome Collection in London.
To submit art work at The Mill Coppermill Lane E17 fiver To submit art work at the Claremont Project N1 zilch ” ” ” Hackney Central Library and ...
So, what did you think of the FGM treatment/pitch on “No Offence”? There was a tanned/ olive-skinned as they used to say Egyptian woman of colour cutter with pink ears.
Sun 12th Feb free 10-12 walking wild at Walthamstow Wetlands.
Kirsten Childs' poppy musical gets its European premiere...
Cycle superhighway 2 on Whitechapel Road, where a cyclist was killed.
Kirsten Childs' musical gets its London premiere at the Theatre Royal, Stratford East...
Michael will leave the theatre at the end of 2017...
Pudding Mill Lane I hadn’t been back to Pudding Mill Lane on the edge of Stratford for at least a year and the area around Sugar House Lane for around 2, so I was keen to see what was happening there now.
“The trouble with The Mill is that it’s too posh.
Exhausted from and happy to have completed my art work for my exhibition called “Champions” acknowledging International Women’s Day 2017 because an artist has to promote and design that promotion too and curb vanity, modesty and find a path of ...
Sunday 29 January 2017, 2-5pm FREE If you’ve been inspired by Winterwatch on TV this week, we’ve got an afternoon to get you outside and close up to plants and nature.
Back in July 2016 after I posted an article about job creation in the aftermath of London2012 on Games Monitor BBC Radio 4's You and Yours programme contacted me for an interview.
Another Up Your Street subscriber has been joining me at the Made In Hackney food workshops on Sundays, she missing church and me braving the elements and we booked through Hackney Circle.
A new eastern side entrance to Stratford station has been approved, which will see easier access to the station from the side streets to the north of Stratford High Street.
DearJohn Happy 2017! Below are some of West Ham's January activities.
——————————– Mon 16th Jan £5 or £3 if Newham resident 1.30-4.30pm Tea dance Stratford Old Town Hall E15 Tues 17th Jan free 1.15-1.45pm Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology.
The artist in residence for next September at Walthamstow Wetlands has arrived from Glasgow into E17 for a reccie fortnight and is kinda resident at The Mill E17,which is the hub of knitting for “Urban Swifts”.
Local Arts Job Opportunity Development Administrator, Theatre Royal Stratford East Full time SalaryPaid...
Up Your Street has been active for a mere seven years.
2017 Sun 8th Jan free or fiver donation 12-3pm Made in Hackney cooking workshops.
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