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Danny Dyer gives verdict on whether Romford is in Essex or London

He has settled the debate

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BHRUT celebrates staff and volunteers with events fortnight

A fortnight of events celebrating health workers at Queen’s and King George Hospitals culminated in a fun day.

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Rush Green Primary School sports day at Barking and Dagenham College

Children enjoyed a school sports festival arranged for them by Barking and Dagenham College students.

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How you can see the Perseid meteor shower 2024 in London

The Perseid meteor shower will be put on display this month with shooting stars expected in London find out how you can see it.

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PC Daniel Naggea fired by Met Police over sexist TikToks

A Metropolitan Police officer - PC Daniel Naggea - has been fired after making sexist posts on TikTok.

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NHS North East London opens consultation on maternity care

NHS North East London has opened a public consultation into its maternity services and newborn care.

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Met Office predict mini heatwave with 30C in London

London will see temperatures rise to 30C on Friday after well above-average rainfall figures in the first half of July.

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Why these 3 London streets are among best in the UK

The best streets to live on in the UK have been named and three of them are in London, find out if it's your street.

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London Overground to shut section for 16 days from weekend

Parts of the London Overground will be shut for 16 days starting this weekend seeing no trains between Chingford and Hackney.

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I went on a ride-along for the day with the Metropolitan Police

Whenever I see police cars zoom past me as I walk around London I always think to myself ‘I wonder where they’re going’ or ‘which crime has been committed round here today?’

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Barking and Dagenham Council leader Darren Rodwell to step down

Darren Rodwell is set to stand down as leader of Barking and Dagenham Council in September after more than ten years at the helm.

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Medicine-stealing nurse collapses at work on drugs following Essex border pensioner death after 'potential' human error

A nurse who collapsed at work on stolen medication refused to answer questions about how their drug abuse might have contributed to the death of a pensioner

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Saint Francis Hospice celebrates 40th anniversary

Saint Francis Hospice has reached 40 years since opening its doors in July 1984 — and one fundraiser has explained her part in getting the ball rolling.

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London Weather: Yellow weather waring for heavy rain issued

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for heavy rain across much of England, including London.

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Ofsted top rating for Jo Richardson Community School, Dagenham

A secondary school in Dagenham has been rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted, improving its past rating.

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Police appeal to find missing Khaled Omeed, 30, from Canada

Police are appealing for help finding Khaled Omeed, 30, who is from Canada, has learning difficulties, is non-verbal and is not familiar with London

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Bristol: Man charged with murder after remains found

A 34-year-old man has been charged with two counts of murder over the deaths of two men whose remains were found in suitcases in Bristol.

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Two children die as five taken to hospital after deadly East Ham house fire

Five people, who are all believed to be of the same family, were taken to hospital

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Video shows gunman during Donald Trump assassination attempt

A video has released by TMZ which appears to show a gunman on a roof during the attempted assassination of Donald Trump

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Donald Trump shooting: Former President to remain resilient

Former US President Donald Trump has said he will remain 'resilient' in a statement on Truth Social following an assassination attempt at Pennsylvania rally.