Plan for affordable homes on Shadwell disused railway yard

Plan for affordable homes on Shadwell disused railway yard

The campaign was stalled by the pandemic and cost-of-living crisis, which put it back several years. Dame Sarah Mullally arrived at a disused railway yard at Shadwell on Friday (January 26) to... Read more »
Man charged with carrying a knife in an alleged hate crime, police say

Man charged with carrying a knife in an alleged hate crime, police say

Gabriel Abdullah, 34, was arrested minutes after the incident that police said “has left our Jewish communities shaken”. Officers responded to reports of a man with a knife on Hamilton Road, Golders... Read more »
Police officer guilty of punching shopkeeper after mistaking him for suspect

Police officer guilty of punching shopkeeper after mistaking him for suspect

Metropolitan Police officer Jonathan Marsh, 34, was called to a shop in Atlanta Boulevard, Romford, east London, on November 13 2022 by the shop worker, who said someone was damaging his shop... Read more »
Man arrested over suspected knife attack at kosher shop

Man arrested over suspected knife attack at kosher shop

The suspect was taken into custody after the incident just before 1.30pm in Hamilton Road, Golders Green, north-west London, which has a large Jewish population. Video shared on social media appears to... Read more »
Abandoned baby found in shopping bag in east London discharged from hospital and with foster parents

Abandoned baby found in shopping bag in east London discharged from hospital and with foster parents

Get the free Morning Headlines email for news from our reporters across the world Sign up to our free Morning Headlines email A newborn baby who was found abandoned inside a shopping... Read more »
East London youngsters trained in emergency first aid

East London youngsters trained in emergency first aid

As part of its continuous work to prepare young people for all situations in life, Barking and Dagenham Council has been providing knife wound and CPR training to its sixth form students.... Read more »
Eddie Howe hails Newcastle’s resilience after victory at Fulham

Eddie Howe hails Newcastle’s resilience after victory at Fulham

Only once since 2006 have the Magpies reached the competition’s last-16, when the side managed by Steve Bruce fell at the quarter-final stage against Manchester City. Howe emphasised the importance of the... Read more »
Trei Daley stabbing: Two convicted after Hackney Wick attack

Trei Daley stabbing: Two convicted after Hackney Wick attack

Trei Daley, 26, of Bromley, was fatally stabbed near Colour Factory in Queen’s Yard, Hackney Wick, on the morning of February 11 in 2023. Yesterday (January 26) Christopher Appiah-Blay, 35, of Hackney,... Read more »
Holocaust survivor visits east London Council for Holocaust Memorial Day 2024

Holocaust survivor visits east London Council for Holocaust Memorial Day 2024

Barking and Dagenham Council held a commemorative event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, bringing together the local community, Holocaust Survivor Susie Barnett BEM, and faith and political leaders. On 27 January each... Read more »
Met urges public to avoid ‘unhelpful’ comments about baby found in east London | London

Met urges public to avoid ‘unhelpful’ comments about baby found in east London | London

The Metropolitan police have urged the public to refrain from making “unnecessary and unhelpful” comments about a newborn found alive in a shopping bag last week. The force used its latest appeal... Read more »