Bethnal Green news
A converted storeroom behind a former Victorian poorhouse in Bethnal Green has gone on the market for £350,000 in the latest dramatic example of east Londons rampant property boom.
The images of Bethnal Green are by photographer Nigel Henderson, taken between 1949-1953.
An exhibition of carpentry where visitors can try their hand at woodwork themselves opens next week in London’s East End in a district once the thriving centre of the furniture-making industry.
You can always tell when Easter is just a week away—they have Palm Sunday parades in London’s East End seven days before the Big Day.
A project has been carried out at a care home for the elderly to help staff in London’s East End become more ‘gay friendly’.
Two brothers charged with the east London murder of 26-year-old Russell Brown—who had volunteered to donate a kidney for a sick relative—have been acquitted at the Old Bailey.
A Bethnal Green pop-up with fine food and drink that seems so healthy you won’t feel you’ve over-indulgedLoving Dalston 27 Mar
Would-be restaurateur Francesca Allegra A POP-UP RESTAURANT in Bethnal Green is trialling something that looks innovative and more than a mere foodie fashion: gourmet sugar-free and low-carbohydrate meals.
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.
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6 ♣ Bethnal Green/Poplar/Stepney Aha, it's my local playing card, specifically the three boroughs that came together to create Tower Hamlets.
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Find out whether your class is open on the May Day Bank Holiday on Monday the 1st May below: Bethnal Green – closed Camden – classes running as normal Clapham Junction – closed Embankment – closed Forest Gate – closed Greenwich – classes ...
Memorial to Alice Maud Denman and Peter Regelous who lost their lives in attempting to save others at a fire at 423, Hackney Road, on the 20th April 1902.
Friday, April 14th 2017 As the evenings are drawing out and it is still light after work, Tigger fancied taking a look around the Shoreditch area to see if there was any new street art on show.
Bikeworks wish all our customers, clients, trainees and friends a wonderful time this long weekend.
Free family cycle training is available in Victoria Park during the school Easter holidays.
I’m pleased to feature this week the second part of Andrew Parnell’s fascinating guest post on Charles Dickens House and its wider context.
Abandoned red/burgundy Raleigh bike frame, locked to the bike rack on the north side of Bethnal Green Road, near Shoreditch train station.
Looking to dance off all the Easter feasting? Find out if your class is taking a break for Easter below or join us in Peckham on Easter Sunday for Easter Hop South .
I’m very pleased to feature, this week and next, two more excellent guest posts, these by Andrew Parnell.
Do you want to become a certified bicycle mechanic? We are now taking bookings for our May 2017 Professional Bicycle Maintenance Course.
We’re very pleased to be able to announce new funding for Bethnal Green Ventures from Big Society Capital , Nesta and Nominet Trust .
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.