Bow & Bromley news
Made in Hackney: Five Points brews special beer for Field Day 42 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> Each week, the Gazette takes to the streets to unearth something being manufactured right here in Hackney.
A murder investigation has been started in east London after a double stabbing in which a man died this morning after being discovered by police in a flat in Bow Common.
Prison officer Baz Colley is one of a squad of 28 wellwishers running in Sunday’s London Marathon to support East London’s unique Bow Ability therapy gym.
Busy traffic junctions on the A11 in east London—where at least six cyclists have been killed in three years—are among the worst in the capital for road safety which have been identified today in a study by City Hall.
Police are appealing for witnesses after an Audi stolen in a car-jacking where the driver was attacked with a noxious substance was dumped in East Ham.
A man who died following a street fight in east London has been named today by police as 68-year-old Joseph Davis.
A man has been left fighting for his life following a hit and run involving a van in Bow.
Murder detectives are appealing for witnesses tonight following yesterday’s stabbing of 20-year-old Syed Jamanoor Islam at Bow Common in Mile End.
Roof extensions are worrying neighbours who say they damage the character and look of a canalside conservation area in east London near Victoria Park.
A charity-run therapy gym facing a financial crisis in its fight to help the disabled of east London has just landed a £98,000 windfall to expand its much-needed services.
A 73-year-old who was arrested by murder detectives investigating the death of a man in Bow has been bailed.
Police are appealing for information after a man was shot with a fake gun at Bromley-by-Bow station.
Police have launched a murder hunt after a man collapsed and died following a fight on a bus in Bow.
A sadistic couple from Bow have been found guilty of child abuse and indecent assault on five young victims over three decades.
Help find Lily: Yorkshire terrier last seen on CCTV in Victoria Park 19 minutes ago Emma Bartholomew --> The owner of a Yorkshire terrier has put out an appeal for anyone to help her find her dog, who was last seen going into bushes in Victoria Park.
The owner of a Yorkshire terrier has put out an appeal for anyone to help her find her dog, who was last seen going into bushes in Victoria Park.
Citadel Festival: Victoria Park shindig takes shape with Michael Kiwanuka, Bonobo, Laura Marling and moreHackney Citizen 14 Mar
Scenes from above: Citadel in Victoria Park last year.
Children from eight schools have an exhibition of their classroom artwork later this month to mark the third year of a partnership with professional artists in London’s East End.
Police are appealing for help in locating a vulnerable autistic man missing during the night from east London.
Victoria Park rape: Parole Board to review why Derry McCann was let out of jail in 2015 5 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> The decision to free jailed “torture” rapist Derry McCann in 2015 will be investigated by the Parole Board after his sadistic ...
The decision to free jailed “torture” rapist Derry McCann in 2015 will be investigated by the Parole Board after his sadistic attack on a woman in Victoria Park.
Guilty: Derry McCann.
A serial rapist has admitted raping and beating a woman in Victoria Park hours before he married his pregnant fiancée.
Breaking News: Serial rapist Derry McCann faces jail for sex attack, assault and robbery in Victoria Park 14 minutes ago Sam Gelder --> A rapist who savagely attacked a woman in Victoria Park in January is facing jail – for the second time.
A rapist who savagely attacked a woman in Victoria Park in January is facing jail – for the second time.
A charity volunteer with epilepsy has been recognised for the support he has continuously provided for others with the condition.
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.
Hyperlocal & blogs
MEN! DON’T WAIT UNTIL IT’S TOO LATE! Time to start taking care of yourself.
6 ♣ Bethnal Green/Poplar/Stepney Aha, it's my local playing card, specifically the three boroughs that came together to create Tower Hamlets.
THE CHELSEA FRINGE — the alternative garden festival — has expanded to cities all around the world.
A new exhibition – ‘ Raw Materials: Wood’ - that has recently opened at the Nunnery Gallery , Bow Road, E3- showcases a selection of items, chosen from the Harris Lebus Collections from Haringey Archive.
Free family cycle training is available in Victoria Park during the school Easter holidays.
When: Sunday 30th April 2017 Registration Fee: £15 (usually £25!) Minimum sponsorship pledge: £250 Virgin Sport Hackney is one of the fastest growing half marathons in the UK.
Sun Apr 2nd free 11-2pm Botanical Drawing at the outdoor classroom, Victoria Park, The Grove E3 Mon Apr 3rd £2 dance and DJ.
Next Thursday is Meotra'sAnnual General Meeting at the EpiphaniusChurch, Lichfield Rd .
Newsflash: We're Back At Lovebox With Ricardo Villalobos, Seth Troxler And More Posted on Tuesday 28th March, 2017 Last year, we made our festival debut.
Under the tree in Bow Bell Courtyard, the pigeon droppings are uterly revolting.
The Geezers have received the following email from the Met’s Bow East Safer Neighbourhood Team: Dear All, Just to keep you updated in light of the recent incident yesterday in London.
The Geezers are planning a a Men’s Health Day for men in Tower Hamlets.
Roman Road Neighbourhood Forum Members, and new members too, are invited to the Neighbourhood Forum 25th March 2017 Public Meeting – 4.00-6.00pm at Chisenhale Art Place.
A month ago I told you how badly wrong the eastbound Next Train Indicator at Bow Road station was.
This coming Saturday, 25th March, is a public meeting of the Roman Road Bow Neighbourhood Forum at the Chisenhale Art Place from 4PM to 6PM The Forum's Steering Committee will be giving an update on the progress so far.
Arsenal’s mounting woes continued as West Brom inflicted a morale-sapping defeat, pegging them back in their fight to maintain their top-four place.
Frank Ocean, Jamie XX, Chase Status and Jess Glynne are this year’s Lovebox headliners.
Large purple recycle bin needs emptying Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Victoria Park Square, E2 Report on FixMyStreet...
Litter by the pavement Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Bow Interchange, E3 Report on FixMyStreet...
Bow School in Tower Hamlets has received the Centre for Excellence award Pic: Diamond Geezer ( Flickr ) The Bow School in Tower Hamlets has achieved a Centre of Excellence (CoE) award for financial education after working with teaching ...
Victoria Park will play host to the music festival in July for the third time.
Around a mile north east of the town centre on a busy roundabout this is a tall basilica of 1912 by Edward Goldie.
Geezer Barrie Stradling helped sign off the last day of the Traditions Art Exhibition in the Mile End Art Pavilion by running a Cockney Quiz, as part of Tradittude – a final day of events and experiences organised by Artcatcher .
Large recycling bin overflowing into path and road Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Victoria Park Square, E2 Report on FixMyStreet...
SPECIAL FEBRUARY 2017 NEWSLETTER FORMER LONDON CHEST HOSPITAL CREST NICHOLSON PLANNING APPLICATION AMENDED DRAWINGS At the request of the GLA and Historic England, the applicant is preparing amended drawings to address the Council’s concerns.
This blog abhors an inept Next Train Indicator, and Bow Road station has a particularly hopeless pair.
Chase Status will headline at LOVEBOX this July Pic: Rich Knowles ( Flickr ) Chase Status are to join Frank Ocean as headliners at the East London music festival LOVEBOX to help mark the event’s 15th anniversary, it was announced on Tuesday (...
Saturday, February 18th 2017 On the map above, the symbol shows where we started our walk.
Submit your blog or suggest another local website for inclusion in TheEastEnder