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'It can be quite isolating' - foster care campaign visits Ilford
Kingship foster carer Paula Buckley, 44 and Childrens Trust managing director Patrick Power, 58 with Kristopher the travelling teddy from Kinship Care and Grandparents Plus Kristopher the kinship bear is journeying around the country in support of Kinship Carers, part of the Grandparents Plus charity.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Car thief admits killing Indian-origin man in Britain - Indiatalkies.com
London, April 17: A suspected carjacker in Britain, who stabbed an Indian-origin man to death while he was trying to prevent his Mercedes from being stolen, has admitted to his crime.
Redbridge Sikhs offer amazing response to cancer appeal
Two Sikh congregations have showed a united front by registering 500 donors and raising thousands of pounds to increase bone marrow donors in the borough last week.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Woodford Green stage school founder named entrepreneur of the year
The founder of one of the fastest growing performing arts companies in the UK has won a prestigious award for his work.
Manor Park community centre gets 'eggstra' help for an Easter party
A little bit of 'eggstra' help from Newham Council gave residents and users at a community centre the chance to enjoy an Easter themed party.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Simon Hughes visit highlights need for mediation
Minister of state for justice Simon Hughes paid a visit to Relate in Ilford last week and encouraged people to use mediation when seperating.
Redbridge police will commemorate officer killed in the line of duty in Ilford
On April 17 Borough Commander Sue Williams will lay floral tributes at the memorial stone dedicated to PC Phillip Walters, which will be followed by a minutes silence.
Collier Row man's stunning rainbow shot bags him photo prize
Mark Lister, 30, from Collier Row, was selected as a runner-up in the British Heart Foundation's landscape contest after taking the snap in Grinton, in the Yorkshire Dales.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Comedian Eddie Izzard meeting shoppers in Barkingside tomorrow
Mr Izzard, who is known for his stand-up comedy and has also acted in several films, is an outspoken supporter of the party and a possible London mayoral candidate.
Woman 'had dinner with Dagenham man days after he allegedly raped her' - court
A woman who accused an illegal immigrant of repeatedly raping her chose to have dinner with him days later, a court has heard.
Trains not stopping at Seven Kings, Goodmayes and Chadwell Heath
Services are not stopping at Seven Kings, Goodmayes and Chadwell Heath and many on the busy line through Ilford are being cancelled and delayed.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Kelvin Chibueze's killers fail in appeal bid
Two men who stabbed and chased a New Addington teen and left him to die in an Ilford car park have failed in their legal bid to clear their names.
Ilford shop manager raises money for Help for Heroes with bike race
Ilford Debenhams Store Manager Simon Cuckow, cycled from the Romford to the Ilford store for Help for Heroes charity.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Drunk host slashed guest's face at Ilford flat party after 'two bottles of vodka'
A drunk party host who slashed a guest's face when he stopped him chatting up his ex-wife has been spared jail.
Two Kelvin Chibueze murderers fail appeal against life sentences for Ilford stabbing
Two of the men who stabbed 17-year-old Kelvin Chibueze to death in Ilford have failed an attempt to clear their names.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Ilford mum fined hundreds for parking tickets as ill daughter doesn't qualify for blue badge
The mother of a five-year-old girl, who needs regular operations due to a rare bladder condition, has been fined hundreds of pounds for parking offences as her daughter does not qualify for a blue badge.
Grammar schools expansion plan approved
A plan to increase pupil numbers at two grammar schools by 50 per cent has been given the green light.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Market stall owner 'repeatedly raped woman in Ilford hotel', court hears
A market stall owner repeatedly raped a woman in an Ilford hotel after selling her a scooter, a court heard today.
Two people injured in Ilford crash - Coventry Road reopened
A London Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We were called at 1.25pm to reports of a road traffic collision in Coventry Road.
Business: Man who was family's 'breadwinner' aged 10 lands large contract
A businessman who started on his dad's market stall at the tender age of seven, and was "breadwinner" for his mum and disabled brother a few years later has landed a new contract.