Old soldier Charles Pope who won the Victoria Cross for valour has finally been commemorated in the East End neighbourhood where he grew up—100 years after his death.
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.
Public consultations are being launched tonight in east London for the long-awaited Spitalfields Neighbourhood Plan.
An unattended candle is believed to have caused a fire at a flat in Poplar which left a woman needing medical treatment.
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Millwall and Oxford United.
Commuters said goodbye to an Underground classic today on its final journey through London.
Gurnard, hake, cuttlefish and coley were all dished up at the re-launch of The Seafood School at Billingsgate Fish Market.
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.
A man has been seriously injured in a hit and run in Stepney in the early hours of this morning.
Apprenticeships in the building trade are being created with a new block being built near the Tower of London.
A ‘big book giveaway’ takes place on Thursday at Bethnal Green’s Morpeth Secondary for anyone to drop in and pick something they fancy.
Hundreds of people turned up for a vigil and rally against knife crime in London’s East End tonight following the death of 20-year-old Syed Jamanoor Islam who was stabbed outside his home in Mile End.
The ‘Miss Great Britain’ finalists are gathering in London’s East End this evening for society multi-millionaire Danny Lambo to meet photographers and models.
A new memorial stone to remember a First World War hero born in London’s East End who was awarded the Victoria Cross posthumously is being unveiled by the Mayor of Tower Hamlets today.
Tower Hamlets is the sixth most popular property hotspot for young professionals in the country, a report claims.
Sikhs from all over the country gathered at Bow’s Gurdwara Sikh Temple for the opening of its new library replacing the one burned down in an arsonist attack eight years ago.
Two GP surgeries in London’s East End have passed their ‘medical’ inspections by the Care Quality Commission.
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.
A man has been charged after officers seized this gun and ammunition in Whitechapel at the weekend.
A network of businesses working together to tackle toxic air in Shoreditch has welcomed its 1,000 member.
East London MP Jim Fitzpatrick who was one of 13 voting in the Commons this-afternoon against having a snap general election has denied he is standing down.
Police have arrested a man in east London today on suspicion of encouragement of terrorism, Scotland Yard has confirmed.
Last orders for Tower Hamlets pubs as just under half have closed since 2001, according to new diguresEast London Advertiser 19 Apr
Just under half of Tower Hamlets pubs have been lost since 2001, new figures reveal.
Millions of people living in London are experiencing mental health illness because of housing problems, research has revealed.
Thousands of boy racers caused “horrendous” traffic delays and excess noise at a controversial mass car rally on Sunday.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorist was attacked with a noxious substance in east London during a car-jacking when an Audi was stolen.
More than 96 per cent of children in Tower Hamlets due to start primary school in September have received a place at one of their top three choices.
A snap general election has been called by prime minister Theresa May, to be held in June.
With the snap general election set for June 8, here are all your vote-registering questions answered in preparation for election day.
The Prime Minister’s sudden announcement of a snap General Election came as a shock to Labour’s Jim Fitzpatrick in east London.
We are now gearing up for our annual Community Fair Dog Show on Sunday 9th July 12-5 PM.
To kick off Celebrate Vinyl , our series marking Record Store Day 2017, we explore how vinyl records have evolved and what they mean to people in today’s culture.
With the tenth Record Store Day this Saturday on April 22, we’ve gathered the best places in and around the ELL boroughs where you can treat yourself to shiny new vinyl records and to see special acts performing live.
Crossrail Canary Wharf has a new dining destination – Giant Robot – opening Wednesday 12th April.
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.
I hope some of you can make it to this year's Annual General Meeting.
Next Thursday is Meotra'sAnnual General Meeting at the EpiphaniusChurch, Lichfield Rd .
Helen and Leela.
The smelling table and Now Sipping wall.
An Indian couple celebrate their first Holi in London Pic: Yuvan Kumar Throwing paint at strangers will usually get you into trouble – unless you do it during a few days in March to celebrate Holi, the Indian festival of colour.
Air pollution is a major problem – affecting people’s health from cradle to grave.
Children send a message to Tower Hamlets Mayor John Biggs Pic: Socialist Party Parents of nursery school pupils protested at a Tower Hamlets council meeting last Wednesday afternoon (March 22) in a bid to stop the privatisation of three ...
This April 13 th -15 th the Little Angel Theatre Company is presenting Wow! Said the Owl at Stratford Circus.
The historic Whitechapel Gallery Pic: Henry Lawford (Flickr) For decades East London has had a reputation as the city’s centre of contemporary art.
Dr George Legg, co-founder ‘Not A Split Second’ project Pic: Imogen Mills.
Photographer Rosie Mayell wants to share something with you.
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.
Spring has Sprung.
Our friends at the fantastic Unicorn Theatre at London Bridge have teamed up with several professional theatre groups this Easter, to bring you Made in a Day, running 10 th -15 th April 2017.
The Geezers are planning a a Men’s Health Day for men in Tower Hamlets.
United Nations Offices – Geneva, Switzerland.
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.
CCTV image of the white BMW shortly before shooting took place.
The Met Police are under investigation.
The man capured on CCTV who is being searched for.
QA: Artists in Conversation exhibition at Whitechapel Gallery.
Visit the Museum of London Docklands this Easter and enjoy FREE family events themed around their current exhibition – Tunnel: The Archaeology of Crossrail, running 1-12 April 2017.
Shoes with messages from the relatives of those who disappeared.
European Union flag.
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