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Wanted man found

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Joshua Kendall, 20,

11:25am Friday 25th July 2014

Joshua Kendall was wanted by police for breaching a court order.

'Drug haven' pub still serving after appeal lodged

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Police officers raided the Lord Brooke pub in March

11:16am Friday 25th July 2014

The Lord Brooke in Shernhall Street lost its licence in June after a police investigation.

Man charged with dealing drugs near supermarket

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

9:38am Friday 25th July 2014

Leyton man, 21, accused of carrying large quantities of Class A drugs.

Tempers fray over parking near Tube

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:46am Friday 25th July 2014

Plea for solution after rows over limited spaces.

Legal threat after reports of youths terrorising neighbourhood

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

7:43am Friday 25th July 2014

Claims young people climb onto residents' balconies and abuse shopkeepers.

Teenager charged over scam

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: PHONE THREATS: Scam callers can turn nasty

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Abu Syed, 18, charged in connection with scam on elderly Buckhurst Hill man.

Rise in borough's child addicts

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Wandsworth's £5m drug and alcohol service is 'poor and inefficient'

7:10am Friday 25th July 2014

Over 150 child addicts living in Waltham Forest.

Dramatic displays planned for Street 17

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Riders take to the air at the Bridgwater YMCA BMX track

5:41pm Thursday 24th July 2014

An arts festival will feature live displays and performances this year.

Controversial primary school plan to be decided next week

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Dawlish Primary School where the crisis has arisen (EL1405-03)

11:15am Thursday 24th July 2014

Governing boards will have final say on proposed merger on Monday.

Murdered teenager's mother faces huge legal bill for 'basic' trial information

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tyrell Matthews-Burton, 19, was always smiling, according to a friend.

9:11am Thursday 24th July 2014

The murder trial over the killing of Tyrell Matthews-Burton is likely to be held in September.

Acts confirmed for 2014 'Stow Festival'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:24pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Four day festival in its fourth year.

New 'hunger' for business in borough

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:27pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Young entrepreneurs looking to start up businesses, but may face a shortage of premises.

Police cadets crowned best in the Met

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:41pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Waltham Forest teenagers beat teams from all over London to win competition at Hendon.

Delay in bar licensing decision

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: The Conservatives have slammed Waltham Forest Council for refusing to fly its town hall union flag at half mast today

11:50am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Licensing committee will not meet tomorrow to discuss 'Dolce Vita'.

Police team completes climbing challenge

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:32am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Officers raised £1780 for Cancer Research.

Arrest made after shopper stabbed

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

4:21pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A 24-year-old is being held in police custody.

Forest School warden to step down

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:09pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Replacement already announced by independent school.

Students meet Prince Harry

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:18pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Royal visited training event ahead of charity sporting event.

Bad landlords to be shamed with new awards

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Walthamstow MP Stella Creasy has been singled out for criticism over workfare by comedian Frankie Boyle.

9:31am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Renters in Walthamstow can nominate their landlord in a number of categories.

Family to gather at Greek Embassy on murdered teen's birthday

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tyrell Matthews-Burton, 19, was always smiling, according to a friend.

4:33pm Monday 21st July 2014

Tyrell Matthews-Burton from Leyton was killed on his 19th birthday in Malia.

Decision over schools' future delayed

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Dawlish Primary School where the crisis has arisen (EL1405-03)

2:19pm Monday 21st July 2014

Parents are concerned that their children's education will suffer without their own dedicated headteacher.

Rubbish left on streets 'too heavy' for contractors

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:26pm Monday 21st July 2014

Residents complaining about 'constant' fly-tipping.

Warning over weed disposal

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Japanese knotweed is an invasive pest in UK gardens.

11:35am Monday 21st July 2014

Residents urged to deal with invasive plants properly to avoid further spread.

Carnival colours take over Leyton streets

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:15am Monday 21st July 2014

Live music performances and entertainment enjoyed during two day festival.

Nephew tells of uncle's 'tremendous bravery' in Second World War battle

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:33am Monday 21st July 2014

George Mitchell was one of two former pupils of a Leyton school to be posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross. As today’s pupils find out about the man who their school is named after, ZOIE O’BRIEN hears from his nephew on how he believes his uncle would have liked to inspire new generations.

First ever 'Mandela ride' this weekend

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tributes to Nelson Mandela

1:28pm Friday 18th July 2014

Waltham Forest charity for South Africa to host bike ride for children.

BID company 'fends off winding up order'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:11pm Friday 18th July 2014

Chairman claims E11 Bid successfully argues that Waltham Forest Council was to blame for financial woes.

Village residents 'growing for gold'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:39am Friday 18th July 2014

Volunteers hoping for a 'gold standard' this year.

Residents face long wait to see development plans

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

8:34am Friday 18th July 2014

Meeting over St John's Road site 'likely' to be held in private.

Fourteen calls to fire service during two hour strike

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:07am Friday 18th July 2014

Car crash and house fire among incidents during two hour strike.

Five arrested after casino robbery

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

7:33am Friday 18th July 2014

Teenager from Ilford among those held.

Sharp rise in attacks on ambulance staff

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:13am Friday 18th July 2014

Paramedics now expecting regular abuse.

New curates join church leadership

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:31pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Hilda Gilbert and Nick Algeo to join Leyton churches.

Dedicated doctor dies after long illness

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Waltham Forest's promotion hopes suffered a setback

3:10pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Dr David Lawrence served the community for 30 years.

Mini graduates celebrate success

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:55pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Mini graduates donned cap and gown to celebrate making it through pre-school.

Troubled bar applies for new licence

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: WALTHAM FOREST: Row over new council appointment

11:28am Thursday 17th July 2014

Leyton bar re-opened under new name six weeks after licence was revoked.

Assault accused to appear in court

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Arthur Golding will appear at Thames Magistrates Court

9:29am Thursday 17th July 2014

Tomasz Mudlaff accused of assault and criminal damage.

Meeting over high Warner flats insurance costs

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Waltham Forest's promotion hopes suffered a setback

5:13pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

E17 Warner Residents' Association hosting meeting to help people bring down insurance costs.

Pub could become borough's first community 'asset'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:42pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A meeting will be held in the Hare and Hounds in Leyton to discuss putting it forward as the borough's first Asset of Community Value.

Fraudster jailed for compiling fake IDs

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Waltham Forest's promotion hopes suffered a setback

2:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Andrei Sergejev jailed after admitting fraud offences.

Children targeted by high-rise fire campaign

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:35pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Pupils first in London to see new film.

Relief after Ramadan rest policy ditched

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:56am Wednesday 16th July 2014

School said to have adopted stance for health and safety reasons

Man arrested after police chase jailed

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Man charged after high-speed chase

7:30am Wednesday 16th July 2014

The friend of a car thief has been jailed for four months after being involved in a police chase in Walthamstow and lying about his relationship with the driver.

Exhibition shows life in Waltham Forest

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:40pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Seven photographers from Image17 produced the 'Place Called Home' exhibition.

'Delight' as Gove loses job

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:31pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Teachers' union welcome decision to make education secretary chief whip.

Reduction in weapon incidents 'follows education focus'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: A 21-YEAR-OLD man was taken to hospital after severely cutting his wrist with a knife in a work related injury.

3:43pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Primary school children are being taught dangers of gangs.

Man bailed over shooting

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:14pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Man bailed after shooting.

Payday loan restrictions should go further - Stella Creasy

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Stella Creasy MP

12:27pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Walthamstow MP reacts to today's announcement of tougher rules on high interest lenders.

New college chair of governors selected

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:12am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Paul Butler, who grew up in Leyton, is to take up senior role in September.

Students celebrate graduation

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:08pm Monday 14th July 2014

Waltham Forest College students enjoy 2014 graduation.

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