The 39-year-old woman is being held on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts.
A 19-year-old cookery student is celebrating after winning a competition to get her dish added to the menu of Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville’s cafe chain.
Visitors to a cafe would be forgiven for thinking they were entering another world after the completion of a piece of futuristic street art.
A 79-year-old vulnerable man from Stratford has gone missing prompting an appeal from police to find him.
Residents of Arhag Housing Association have been learning and getting tips to boost their chances of securing jobs.
Police are appealing for help to find a missing man.
Calling all Great British Bake Off fans - how would you like to meet winner Candice Brown...
An entrepreneurial runner is aiming to inspire more women to follow in her footsteps – all 10km of them – and run around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer.
A bus passenger wept as she told a court how she fought to save the life of a three-month-old baby while the little girl’s mother sat “relaxed” and on her mobile phone.
Fjoralba Shmitz told jurors how she took the infant in her arms and asked the driver to call paramedics.
Ideas for a temporary project on the site of a former sweet factory are being sought by developmers.
Bus passengers tried to save the life of a three-month-old baby despite her mum already knowing she was dead, a court has heard.
A Stratford theatre boss says he’s “thrilled” that a pioneering play shown at his venue has been put up for a top gong.
Sixteen week-old Imani was already dead when she was brought on to the bus, jurors heard.
A young mother accused of murdering her premature baby daughter staged the three-month-old’s death on a bus to cover up abuse, a court has heard.
Police are appealing for help to find a missing man.
A herd of elephants are set to march into Westfield Stratford City as part of a four day virtual parade.
The family of a five-year-old boy battling leukaemia have thanked prospective donors for coming forward after a stem cell match was found.
Plaistow rapist who dragged teenage girl from Stratford street and threatened to stab her is jailed for 21 yearsNewham Recorder 3 Mar
A man who dragged a 16-year-old girl from the street and threatened to stab her before raping her in the back of his car has today been jailed for 21 years.
A charming tale of a dragon named Toothless and his human friend Hiccup landed in bookshops in 2003, ready to entice young readers with a dynamic blend of fantasy and adventure.
London’s biggest shopping centre is set to get even bigger.
I met the driver who killed my boyfriend – so I could ask him what was so important he was on his phone when he crashedDaily Mirror 27 Feb
Lewis Stratford was rowing with his ex-girlfriend on his phone as he drove and lost control and smashed into another vehicle killing Gavin Roberts...
Fancy the jamming session of a lifetime? Jazz guitar legend Martin Taylor MBE is coming to Stratford to give you the chance.
Listening to Cecilia Knapp perform lines from her debut one-woman performance is both a melancholy and beautiful experience.
Apprenticeships at Transport for London (TfL) were promoted at an event at Westfield Stratford City held in cooperation with Newham Council’s Workplace service.
Door Ajar Theatre’s Thisbe tells the story of the daughter of two characters from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Helena and Demetrius.
The funding of a 26-mile long park that passes through Stratford could change if a parliamentary bill is approved.
POLICE are renewing their appeal to find a vulnerable man, missing for nearly over two weeks are appealing for the public’s help to find him.
A teenage girl with links to Stratford has gone missing.
A shop owner who had hundreds of thousands of pounds stolen from him when he was fighting cancer has spoken out about his ordeal.
Two men accused of brandishing a ‘knife and axe’ during a road rage clash in Stratford have been sentenced.
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Tues Mar 21st £1 on the first day of Spring.10-1pm.
Source: #51%RememberHer – A cultural return for E13..
Tues Mar 14th free to view Great art (and bread) at Wynwood-Art-District next to The Bell E17.
Visitor Services Assistant, Dicover Children's Centre, Stratford Part time SalaryPaid (£15k-20k pro rata) Artformlibraries, literature, museums, theatre, visual arts, Other...
On Thursday I invited Up Your Street seniors some of whom are artists and certainly all have seen many art exhibitions in their lives or so you’d assume plus two champions who’d been my subjects in acrylic and are seniors too.
March 8th 2017 At The Mill Coppermill Lane.
Donoghue's adaptation of her own novel will open at Theatre Royal Stratford East...
Finding free local events usually all depending for seniors around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Set at the base of one of the East Village towers (former Olympic Athletes Village) in Stratford, Darkhorse is a seemingly aptly named contender for one of the best places to eat in London I’ve come across in quite a while.
If I hadn’t had done my own Champions project I would not feel in any way a celebrant of International Women’s Day.
“Is that your stuff?” grunted a punter up at Hackney Central Library at 9.05.
We have featured the history of Godwin school over a number of posts.
A plethora of free and cheap art workshops currently sometimes led by professionals.
Tues Feb 28th free 11-1pm Pancakes for Claremont members at White Lion Street.
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.
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