Bow & Bromley news
Police are appealing for information to find a missing 13-year-old boy from Bromley who could be in Stratford.
A desperately-needed new primary school planned to cope with a booming population growth in London’s expanding East End is being delayed by a year, anxious parents have been told.
This was the dramatic scene after a car ploughed into a tree and a lamppost in east London.
A waste management plant by the River Lea has saved 361 tonnes of CO2 in just 12 months by installing 4,000 solar panels on the roof.
A petition to stop commercial events taking over east London’s Victoria Park and other green spaces around the country has been signed by almost 1,500 people from neighbouring streets.
Snaresbrook Crown Court in Holybush Hill, Snaresbrook, east London (Picture: PA) A groom has been charged with four counts of rape after a woman was sexually attacked – on his wedding day.
A new sixth form opened at a school in east London just two years ago has finished top of the local league table for high grades at A-level in its first ever results, it has emerged this week.
A professional dog walker risked his life by wading across a partly-frozen boating lake to save a strangers dog that had fallen through the ice.
A couple of gems: Field Day’s newest act, Run The Jewels.
Bromley sign ex-Millwall defender Alan Dunne, plus Charlton's Brandon Hanlan and Wolves' Aaron Hayden on a month's loan.
Detectives investigating an alleged rape in Victoria Park last Friday have arrested and charged a man.
Vigilance has been urged, after two sex attacks took place in Victoria Park within the space of two days.
Detectives are hunting a rapist who struck in the very early hours of today at Victoria Park in east London.
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a woman was allegedly raped in Victoria Park in the early hours this morning.
Police are appealing for help tonight to find a schoolgirl missing from her home in east London after she was last seen on Thursday afternoon.
Thousands of children and young people had a much brighter Christmas Day thanks to the generosity of donors in Newham and beyond.
A blue plaque has gone up on a terraced house to mark the home of Thomas Barnardo 150 years after he began his work rescuing street children in London’s East End.
Animal welfare volunteers are searching for missing kittens in London’s East End after the ‘mother’ cat was found abandoned in a box in the street with a note.
Detectives investigating bikes stolen from an underground car-park in London’s East End have released CCTV footage today of two men caught on camera getting into the building and cycling away.
ADVERTISER 150: It’s 1916 and the men are at the Western Front while Suffragettes set up battle HQ in BowEast London Advertiser 3 Dec
Our nightly series looking at the news covered by the East London Advertiser from 1866, celebrating our 150th anniversary this year, is now looking at local events during the Great War.
Our continuing nightly look the East London Advertiser ’s 150th anniversary reaches 1913 and the start of the ‘Farthing Bundle’ for the children of the East End’s poor that is to last the next half century.
Two teenagers aged 16 have been bailed until January following their arrests in connection with the attempted murder of a police officer in Bow.
A woman and a man charged with the attempted murder of an undercover drugs cop during a covert operation in London’s East End have appeared in court today.
Police are appealing for a woman out walking her dog to come forward who may have seen car being abandoned near a cemetery after an alleged “hit and run” incident when an 11-year-old schoolboy was badly injured in London’s East End.
A man and a woman have been charged following the stabbing of an under-cover drugs cop in London’s East End, Scotland Yard confirmed today.
A 10-year-old boy has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after a rush-hour accident on the A11 in east London when police said the car involved failed to stop.
Detectives today are urging the teenagers who involved in Tuesday night’s stabbing of an undercover drugs cop in London’s East End to hand themselves in to police.
Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a police officer was stabbed on duty in London’s East End last night.
A police officer has been stabbed in a night-time incident outside a pub in London’s East End.
The Advertiser celebrating its 150th anniversary looks back in our nightly review on the landmark stories of London’s East End.
The parents of the schoolboy who died after being taken ill during what’s believed to have been a lunchtime detention at his East London school have had a visit from the Mayor of Tower Hamlets offering condolence.
Hyperlocal & blogs
MEOTRA (the Mile End Old Town Residents Association) reports that the council have refused planning permission for a 15 -storey tower block on the site of the former Benjy’s nightclub at Mile End.
The Traditions Art Exhibition at the Art Pavilion in Mile End Park ends its run with a final celebration on Sunday(19th Feb) – Tradittude, a day of events, performances and experiences, with something for everyone.
It's official:The application to designate the Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Planning Area was approved on the 6th February 2017 by the Mayor in a Mayoral Executive Decision .
The Traditions Art Exhibition at the ArtPavilion in Mile End Park continues until Sunday 19th Feb.
Sometime ago we posted about the threat of closure to the Ability Bow Gym in St Paul’s Church in St Stephen’s Road.
try out Pubopoly, the new board game devised by artist Lucy Schofield for the Geezer’s Where’s My Boozer Gone? campaign, and see how many pubs you can save from the developers.
The 3 remaining public nurseries in Tower Hamlets are at risk of privatization and parents of these nurseries and local residents are standing against these proposals, as they will impact on the youngest in our Tower Hamlets community.
A standout painting at Artcatchers TRADITIONS Exhibition which opens this week at the Art Pavilion in Mile End Park is Louise Gridley’s portrait of Geezer Ted Lewis, who in his younger days was a champion boxer.
The Geezers recently received a visit to their Tuesday session from the author Kate Thompson .
We have just received this introduction and update on policing matters from the Boroughs new Media and Communications Officer.
Britain's Binary Roads A1 : London - Edinburgh (the Great North Road) [396 miles] A10 : London - King's Lynn (the Great Cambridge Road) [100 miles] A11 : Aldgate - Bow (I live on it!) and M11 Junction 9A - Norwich [formerly 111 miles] A100 : Tower ...
Artcatcher are back at the Art Pavilion in February with their annual much-more-than an Art Exhibition.
2016 was an exciting and successful year for the Trust, starting off with the launch of its new website , followed by the launch of the Neighbourhood forum, the new Roman Road Market, the Queen’s Birthday Party, the Summer Festival, right through...
I was heading home late on Thursday evening when I discovered that Bow Road station was closed.
A great day of activities planned for the Wednesday of half-term in Bethnal Green Gardens, with Ice Skating on a synthetic ice rink.
The Mile End Old Town Residents Association ( MEOTRA ) has alerted us to a proposed development of a 15 story block of flats on the site of Benjy’s in Mile End.
Litter Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Bow Interchange, E3 Report on FixMyStreet...
The Canal and River Trust are looking for volunteers for the iconic role of lock-keeper for Old Ford Lock on the Regents Canal next to Victoria Park.
Proposed residential blocks Second London Chest Hospital Petition (Proposed residential blocks) We, the undersigned, object to PA/16/03342 and 03343 because the three proposed residential blocks would dominate rather than defer to the Grade II-listed...
Rubbish and graffiti Thanks :) Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Bow Interchange, E3 Report on FixMyStreet...
This shop – formerly Shoe World at 538-540 Roman Road – will now become half-a-shop if planning permission is given to convert the rear half into a 3-bed maisonette.
Another part of historic Tower Hamlets is under threat.
East End Waterway Group Special December 2016 Newsletter from Tom Ridge HELP STOP THE DEMOLITION AND REPLACEMENT OF THE 1855 MAIN BUILDING’S ROOF AND VENTILATION TOWER AT THE FORMER LONDON CHEST HOSPITAL (LISTED GRADE II APRIL 2016) Compare the ...
FORMER LONDON CHEST HOSPITAL PETITION Read the petition First Name Last Name Email Confirm Email Hi The demolition of the repaired original 17th century country house-style roof (with gentle slopes and several flat tops), and the demolition of the ...
Do your little ones have football fever? Are you wondering how to channel that boundless energy? Kiddikicks runs weekly classes for children aged 18 months to 11 years in and around Tower Hamlets.
Unheralded and unsung, a long-awaited connection has finally opened on the River Lea in Bromley-by-Bow.
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...
The Tower Hamlets Annual Tea Dance is on again this Wednesday, 14th December, at the Art Pavilion in Mile End Park.
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