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Olympic park charity in £20k fundraising drive

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: PAST WORK: The Olympic Park, in London, pictured ahead of the 2012 sporting spectacle

5:30pm Thursday 27th November 2014

A fundraising drive is being launched to secure a summer school inside the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park next year. 

Cricket club facing closure over £53k tree damage claim

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:32pm Thursday 27th November 2014

Sir Winston Churchill was once a patron of 129-year-old Chingford Cricket Club, but damage caused by ancient trees on its land has resulted in a 53k claim by property insurers Halifax.

Son found mother after suicide

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:49pm Thursday 27th November 2014

A mother who suffered from depression was found dead by her son at their home, an inquest heard today. 

Council accused of 'spy car' hypocrisy

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9:49am Thursday 27th November 2014

 

Shadow minister visits Tory stronghold

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:10pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

A shadow minister paid a visit to a Conservative stronghold this morning on the day her party made a national announcement criticising the government.  

Fifteen firearms surrendered during amnesty

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:10pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

A firearm was handed in everyday at Chingford police station during the two-week weapons amnesty, it has been revealed. 

Dance academy in final year performance

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:20pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

A dance academy recognised by acclaimed dance troupe Diversity has held its annual dance show.

Man wanted for pouring lighter fluid through letterbox

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:10pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

Police have released a CCTV image of a man accused of pouring lighter fluid through a letterbox.

Woman honoured for project in memory of friend who committed suicide

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:37pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

A woman who grew up in care then set up a Christmas project in memory of a best friend who committed suicide has won a prestigious award. 

Ugandan choir perform to sell-out church crowd

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:42pm Tuesday 25th November 2014

A world-renowned African choir which has performed in front of the world's most powerful heads of state held a sell-out concert last night. 

Attacker denies attempted murder

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Wednesday 26th November 2014

A shopkeeper accused of attacking a fish and chip shop owner with a meat cleaver has appeared in court. 

Controversial u-turn to be scrapped after mass objection

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Roding Ward councillors with residents

3:42pm Tuesday 25th November 2014

Proposed measures to enforce a ban on u-turns at a popular junction look set to be scrapped following a public consultation. 

Pair deny attack on traffic wardens

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:59pm Tuesday 25th November 2014

A trial date has been set for two men accused of attacking two traffic wardens in Woodford Green.

Plea date set for 'peacemaker' death accused

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: David Joslin

10:30am Tuesday 25th November 2014

A plea date has been set for a man accused of manslaughter almost five years on since David Joslin's death. 

Calls for alleyway to re-open after 'stranger danger' incident

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:00am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Parents have criticised a decision to close an alleyway leading to a school after a child was approached.

Leisure centre burglars caught on CCTV

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Tuesday 25th November 2014

Two CCTV images have been released of burglars at a lesiure centre. 

Pupils celebrate Duke of Edinburgh success

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:00pm Monday 24th November 2014

Pupils who have sacrificed hours to volunteer, learn new physical skills and go on expeditions have been awarded for their efforts at a royal ceremony inside St James's Palace. 

NHS staff stage four-hour walkout

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:55pm Monday 24th November 2014

NHS staff including midwives, nurses, and ambulance staff staged a four-hour strike as part of an ongoing pay. 

Town set for first Christmas fair in 20 years

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:31pm Monday 24th November 2014

A town which is striving to revive its local economy is to host its first major Christmas fair in over two decades. 

Teenager killer in bid to overturn conviction

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Luke Harwood

11:44am Monday 24th November 2014

A woman convicted of murdering an 18-year-old in Woodford Green has won the first stage of her fight to clear her name. 

McDonald's granted 24-hour licence despite opposition

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:34am Monday 24th November 2014

The franchise owner of a McDonald's branch in a residential area has been granted permission to keep his restaurant and drive-through take-away open around the clock, seven days a week.  

CCTV released of meat theft

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:30am Monday 24th November 2014

A CCTV image of a thief has been released by police in Waltham Forest.  

Cocker spaniel in therapeutic reading with children

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:00pm Friday 21st November 2014

Primary school pupils are taking great pleasure in developing their reading skills through the help of a cocker spaniel. 

Cardiac arrest survivor in crowdfunding appeal

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Roger Cornish (middle), with friend Lawrie Short, paramedics John Harrison and Graham Howes, and life-saver Cher Clarke, outside The Cricketers pub in Woodford Green High Road.

1:20pm Friday 21st November 2014

A cardiac arrest survivor who was saved after collapsing in a pub is appealing for help to fund life-saving first aid teaching. 

Council refutes 'neglected' playground claim

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:00pm Friday 21st November 2014

A popular children's playground which is frequently flooded and in need of repair has not been neglected, Redbridge Council has said. 

CCTV released of Cash Converters thieves

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:40am Friday 21st November 2014

Pair stole speakers from Walthamstow store.

Pensioner tied up in violent burglary

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Friday 21st November 2014

A woman was tied up and robbed by two burglars in Walthamstow on Wednesday night. 

Best and worst Chingford surgeries revealed

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Care Quality Commission

4:09pm Thursday 20th November 2014

Some GP surgeries in Chingford are putting patients at risk through poor treatment, it has emerged.

Proposed expansion of Redbridge grammar schools

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Sunday's fayre held at Woodford County High School

1:43pm Thursday 20th November 2014

Redbridge Council is considering expanding the borough's grammar schools to meet the growing demand of secondary school places. 

Inspirational disabled teen crowned sporting champion

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:00pm Thursday 20th November 2014

An inspirational teenager with Down Syndrome has been crowned a sporting champion for his outstanding achievement in a 'mini Paralympics' event.

Private school reviews safeguarding measures after pupil grooming case

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:00am Thursday 20th November 2014

A private school has reviewed its policies on safeguarding pupils after a maths teacher was jailed for grooming a 15-year-old girl.

Tower block burglar caught on CCTV

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:42am Thursday 20th November 2014

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Third of GP surgeries failing patients in Waltham Forest

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Passing A&E doctor helps at Apperley Bridge crash

9:07am Thursday 20th November 2014

Nearly a third of GP surgeries in Waltham Forest are putting patients at risk due to poor treatment, it has been revealed.

Pair charged over traffic wardens attack

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:13pm Wednesday 19th November 2014

Two men have been charged in connection with an assault on two traffic wardens in Woodford Green. 

Driving habits of E4 motorists 'shocking', says charity

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: PC Doug Lisle with his speed camera

3:00pm Wednesday 19th November 2014

The road safety charity behind a campaign which has named and shamed the country's worst areas for dangerous driving offenders has called the statistics 'shocking'. 

Cyclist in 'critical but stable' condition after collision

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:09am Wednesday 19th November 2014

A cyclist involved in a collision with a transit van yesterday afternoon is now in a critical but stable condition, police have said.  

Delays on M25

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: M25 traffic chaos as seen in Waltham Abbey

7:49am Wednesday 19th November 2014

There are currently delays on the M25 following an earlier accident between two lorries. 

Severe disruption on Overground line

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Passengers at Highams Park Station.

7:31am Wednesday 19th November 2014

Rush hour commuters are facing severe disruption on the Overground line between Chingford and Liverpool Street. 

CCTV released of petrol station attacker

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:20am Wednesday 19th November 2014

A man is being sought by police in Waltham Forest for attacking a petrol garage worker. 

Development underway for 50 plus homes

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:00pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

A traditional 'topping out' ceremony has been held at two major construction sites which are to provide dozens of new care homes for Waltham Forest residents. 

Petition launched to improve 'neglected' playground

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:00pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

A petition calling for a 'waterlogged' park playground to be repaired and improved has gathered over 700 signatures. 

Oldest surviving farmhouse pub in £250k refurb

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:00pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

A pub famous for its cultural heritage is to undergo an extensive refurbishment aimed to strengthening the local economy and bringing the community together.

Pub customer sought over fake £50 note

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:35am Tuesday 18th November 2014

A CCTV image has been released by police of a man suspected of using counterfeit money.

Mobility scooter driver bit policeman during arrest

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Tuesday 18th November 2014

A constable was bitten by a man who drove his mobility scooter at a police car responding to reports of a disturbance at a pub. 

Garage closing after 43 years

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:41pm Monday 17th November 2014

A mechanic who has dedicated 50 years to the trade is set to retire from his South Woodford garage on Friday. 

Man accused of storing stolen bikes worth £19k

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:20am Monday 17th November 2014

A man has appeared in court accused of possessing "high value" stolen bikes at his home. 

CCTV appeal over cash point thief

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:35am Monday 17th November 2014

Video: suspect clearly shown on bank's CCTV taking money withdrawn by previous customer...

Thousands attend Iain Duncan Smith's jobs fair

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:00pm Friday 14th November 2014

The work and pensions secretary left before protesters gathered amid claims benefit claimants were told they must attend or face sanctions.

Police launch Commissioner's gift campaign

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:00am Friday 14th November 2014

A campaign to give every child in social care a gift this Christmas has been launched.   

800 jobseekers expected at IDS jobs fair

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:33am Friday 14th November 2014

Police preparing for protests by anarchist group.

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