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Smart Ilford students selected for prestigious debating competition
Five bright Ilford students will be taking part in a prestigious debating competition at the US Embassy in London this afternoon.
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Rogue landlord who 'put tenants' lives at risk' in Ilford fined A 12k
A rogue landlord who left tenants living in squalor in an overcrowded house has been fined more than 12,000.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Man, 26, who attempted to steal lead from Gants Hill bank roof given community order
A 26-year-old man who attempted to steal lead from a bank's roof has been given a community order.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Manor Park students learn that female role models are everywhere
They took part in lunchtime discussions about a range of subjects includinng women in the workplace and being a modern feminist.
Redbridge helps make history by flying a flag for the Commonwealth
For the first time ever 500 Commonwealth flags were raised throughout the United Kingdon, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man at 10am to mark Commonwealth Day.
Costain wins 150m pound Crossrail deal
Engineering and construction company Costain has won a 150m pound deal to build a branch of London's Crossrail project.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
International Women's Day: RAMFEL's Rita Chadha on women's ongoing struggle
To mark International Women's Day, we talked to some of the most influential women in Redbridge and asked what challenges they have overcome and what women still have to face.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Liverpool Street trains cancelled due to signal problems
Ongoing signalling problems affecting platforms 15 to 18 mean that a number of services on the Liverpool Street to Shenfield line have been cancelled.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Newham mayor 'sickened' as landlord exposes children to dangerous conditions
A ruthless landlord has been forced to pay more than 25,500 after Newham Council found children living in an overcrowded, unhygienic and dangerous property.a Belal Salik Choudhury, from Ilford, was found guilty at Thames Magistrates Court of 24 disrepair offences under the Management of Houses in Multiple Occupation Regulations 2006 for which he ... (more)
Elderly Sikh stabbed drinker with ceremonial kirpan dagger, court hears
A 60-year-old Sikh man stabbed a drinker in the street with his ceremonial sword, a court has heard.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
ATHLETICS: Runners trio smash personal bests at Reading half
Amadeus Furlong , Simon Martin and Steven Bywater all smashed their best times on the course.
Landlord fined over A 25,000 for unhygienic, overcrowded Forest Gate property
A landlord has been forced to pay more than 25,500 after Newham Council found children living in an overcrowded, unhygienic and dangerous property that he managed.
Chronicles of Ancient Darkness author meets 400 fans in Barkingside
Michelle Paver, who wrote the bestselling fantasy series the Chronicles of Ancient Darkness, met young fans at Ilford County High School, in Fremantle Road, on Thursday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Art show begins
The contemporary display of art "The Lamp of Memory" can now be seen at Valentines Mansion in Emerson Road, Ilford.
Pupils impress with inflation proposal
The four pupils from Ilford County High School in Fremantle Road, Barkingside, will appear in the national final of the Bank of England's Target Two Point Zero competition after winning the London regional heat.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
This is Local London
An Edmonton school has just missed out on a national final in an economics challenge.
Latymer School in Haselbury Road, Edmonton, competed in the Interest Rate Challenge London finals last month but fell short of a national place.
UKIP rising star mocks Ilford residents claiming 'you won't understand what they're saying'
A rising star in UKIP has reportedly mocked Ilford residents by claiming "you won't understand what they're saying".
Sat Mar 01, 2014
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Fri Feb 28, 2014
Ilford is busiest mainline station in Redbridge - 6.8million journeys in a year
Ilford train station is the busiest in Redbridge and getting busier, with more than 6.85million entries and exits last year.