Bethnal Green news
The people of London’s East End joined in the mourning for the Westminster terrorist victims at a church that knows tragedy.
A reporter will be going the extra mile to raise money for a cancer charity supporting her cousin - dressed as a zebra.
A takeaway owner from Bethnal Green has been fined after a customer found a cockroach in their curry.
A heritage talk is being given about a very independent woman who became the first female Mayor of Bethnal Green, in London’s East End.
A new community theatre project helping people affected by poor confidence and mental health problems has set up a support group in London’s East end using theatre as therapy.
Youngsters from London’s East End have won a place in the 2017 Grand Final of the Jack Petchey ‘Glee Club Challenge’.
A music project has been started in London’s East End to help rescued women including teenage girls to overcome the trauma of being trafficked into forced prostitution or domestic slavery.
One firearm and 10 rounds of ammunition were handed in at Bethnal Green police station as part of the Metropolitan Police’s gun amnesty week.
The principal of east London’s top-performing secondary school that got 100 per cent A-Level passes has been suspended following allegations of “exam fixing”.
A top east London headteacher has been suspended over claims of exam fixing.
Principal Mark Keary is among "a number" of staff facing investigation at an east London academy.
Workers living at the flat said they thought electric shocks in the shower were the norm...
The owner of a carwash has been jailed for manslaughter after one of his staff was electrocuted while living in dilapidated conditions provided by the business under railway arches in London’s East End.
The Boss of Bethnal Green: Joseph Merceron, the Godfather of Regency London – review: biography of a local tyrantHackney Citizen 29 Dec
The Salmon and Ball pub on the corner of Bethnal Green Road, outside which two men, who had been found guilty of ‘loom-cutting’, were publicly hung during Merceron’s ‘rule’ over the area Joseph Merceron – businessman, magistrate and ...
The 1943 Bethnal Green air-raid shelter disaster is our next stop on our nightly look at the big news to mark the East London Advertiser ’s 150th anniversary.
Today we begin a nightly series looking back at some of the big issues of the day covered by the East London Advertiser to celebrate today’s 150th special anniversary edition.
A "proper neighbourhood pub" in east London is the first in the capital to be named Michelin Pub of the Year.
Preservation group ‘appalled’ by Historic England’s ‘protect and destroy’ stance towards ex-hospitalEast End Citizen 25 Oct
The former London Chest Hospital.
A banker managed to raise more than £1,000 all from the comfort of her own home.
Stepney resident Anne Orsi is among those who have complained to TfL Parts of the East End are still Night Tube noise hotspots two months on from its launch, internal Transport for London (TfL) documents show.
A second Islington man has been charged with murder after the fatal shooting of martial arts expert Jordan Bari in Bethnal Green.
This shocking video shows the moment when a police officer drags a 13-year-old schoolgirl in handcuffs across the floor ‘like a piece of meat’ - all due to a silly school-gates row.
A second man has been charged with the killing of martial artist Jordan Bari.
An Islington man has been charged with murder following the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Jordan Bari in Bethnal Green.
A man has been charged with murder after the shooting of a Stratford man in Bethnal Green earlier this month.
A new cycling app designed to show users theft hotspots throughout London will be launched in Tower Hamlets tomorrow.
An East End based charity has received a donation to be put towards workshops for children with special educational needs.
A man who died from gunshot injuries has been named as Jordan Bari.
A young man from Stratford has been named as the victim of a fatal shooting in Bethnal Green.
An east London café is facing a growing backlash over a sign which reads please dont feed the crackies.
Two men arrested in connection with the death of a man in Bethnal Green have been bailed.
Hyperlocal & blogs
A karate expert from Holloway has set his sights on qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Rich Mix, the independent arts venue where the debates are being held Pic: Julian Walker ( Flickr ) Artists and creatives are taking part in a series of debates about the future of the arts in post-Brexit Europe, being held in Bethnal Green.
Bikeworks is looking for an individual who will thrive in a fast paced, upbeat working environment.
Tapas Revolution is a lively tapas joint on Bethnal Green Road, offering a varied selection of tapas, cured Iberico hams, plus paellas for sharing.
Last week a group of organisations came together for a working session, which will be the first of many, we hope.
Emdad Rahman: Friends FC have won the annual Sonali Othith Indoor Masters Cup for 2017.
By 1886 the Peabody Trust had been in existence for over twenty years, and had, to a large extent, fulfilled its objectives of providing low cost, decent housing for the indigenous, working poor of London.
Family cycling section arrives at Bikeworks! We have always loved family cycling and cargo bikes here at Bikeworks, and getting more people out on bikes has been our mission for the last 10 years.
Pic: Met Police A Tower Hamlets businessman has been jailed and fined £20,000 after an employee was electrocuted and died.
A great day of activities planned for the Wednesday of half-term in Bethnal Green Gardens, with Ice Skating on a synthetic ice rink.
Pothole, increasing in depth and with as it gets more damaged, junction of cambridge heath rd/roman rd, directly next to the entrance of bethnal green tube station, at the traffic lights which is nearest to the memorial.
Bus shelter serving buses 8 D6 is damaged.
For various reasons this year I didn’t get around to as much reading as I usually manage so have probably done someone an injustice of omission.
EAST END WATERWAY GROUP LAST CHANCE TO SAVE THREE HISTORIC GASHOLDERS ON THE WATERWAYS IN TOWER HAMLETS Regular readers will know that EEGW has tried and failed to save the No.1 gasholder in Poplar, on the River Lea, and the No.2 gasholders at Bethnal ...
LAST CHANCE TO SAVE THREE HISTORIC GASHOLDERS ON THE WATERWAYS IN TOWER HAMLETS GASHOLDERS - LOCAL PLAN PETITION Read the petition First Name Last Name Email City Post Code WE THE UNDERSIGNED ASK TOWER HAMLETS COUNCIL TO ADD THREE HISTORIC GASHOLDERS...
Meet our Minister of the Month Sarah Abedin.
Steps to Becoming a Cycle Commuter Commuting by bike is an ideal of many, but a reality for few.
On Saturday 5th February 1898, the East End of London was thrown into turmoil by news that a double fatal shooting had occurred in Brick Lane, the long thoroughfare, now predominantly lined by Indian restaurants, that stretches from almost ...
Join Significant Seams as we host a fantastic crafting workshop at FiLia Art 2016 this year at Oxford House, Bethnal Green, E2 6HG.
It is now a month since The Boss of Bethnal Green was published, and for the first time there seems some space to reflect.
Introducing Bikeworks Commuter Bike Club Bikes can fulfill many roles and uses.
It’s been a year since I did a ‘gobbets of the week’ post.
Find out when your class is taking their Christmas break and mark down the date of the first class back.
Check out a short film about our community members, Music Hackspace’s 2016 programme.
Bikeworks is hiring for a Retail Sales Assistant and Key Holder for our Bethnal Green shop ABOUT BIKEWORKS: Bikeworks is a social enterprise that uses cycling as a tool to tackle social and environmental challenges in the community.
THE THIEF WHO was filmed by CCTV stealing £3,500 worth of audio equipment from Rich Mix has been caught by police.
EEWG: SPECIAL OCTOBER NEWSLETTER Bethnal Green London E2 9JX In November 2015, the Victorian Society applied for the former hospital to be listed.
The Carpentry Club at Oxford House, Bethnal Green is running a comprehensive series of woodworking workshops over the autumn and winter months alongside its regular Thursday Men’s Sheds sessions and working with young ex-offenders.
Young Talented is an established triple talent drama school at Oxford House, Bethnal Green, training children ages 3-16 in acting, singing and dance.