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Norman Roach during the Second World War

History: War veteran describes working on the ground during Battle of Britain

St Clare Hospice. Hastingwood Road, Hastingwood, Essex.

Feature: 25 years of care at St Clare Hospice

Rowan Bain is the curator of the new exhibition at Vestry House which explores life as a workhouse in 18th century London

HISTORY: Museum shows off dark past as parish workhouse

Epping Forest District Council offices in Epping

Planning applications for Epping Forest

George Lane, South Woodford.

Planning applications submitted for Wanstead and Woodford

Adeel Mirza made £8,298,476.31 through arranging fake mortgages for criminals

Bogus mortgage lender to have million-pound 'luxury' home seized

Madalyn Gilbey went missing from her home yesterday afternoon

Police and family 'concerned for missing woman's safety'

Beat The Street launch at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Startford, London. (40551631)

Borough-wide walking game gets residents moving

Driver rushed to hospital after car smashes into tree in Blackhorse Lane

Driver rushed to hospital after car smashes into tree

The fire service was called shortly after 6pm yesterday

Fire crew tackles van blaze

Epping Forest District Council offices in Epping

By-election candidates announced after councillor steps down

Paula Reavey and Victor John-Reavey apple bobbing during Apple Day at Vestry House Museum.

Apple Day to pip all other events next weekend

TV personality Mark Wright.

Mark Wright to host charity auction for children's hospice

St Gabriel's Church in Aldersbrook.

Samba drumming classes launched at church

Police said they did not know what was stolen in the incident

Burglars enter home after smashing glass door

The BP garage in Leyton (Pic Google Earth) (39742993)

Decision to be made today on garage 24/7 booze bid

Dagmar Winther and Kenneth Degnbol.

Scandinavian crime authors to visit library for festival

Cllr Saima Mahmud with pupils of St Mary's School (40515494)

Mayor impressed by pupil's speech competition

LFB and police at the fatal fire scene in Woodlands Road, Walthamstow on July 28 2011

Private landlords face £5k fine for ignoring new fire safety law

Kofi Abu Gyamfi, Hassan Bashir (40506589)

Celebrations at boys' school after record breaking exam success

Redbridge and Havering London Assembly member Roger Evans with John Stewart from the Heathrow Association for the Control of Aircraft Noise (HACAN East) at a public meeting on new flight path plans in Wanstead in November

Council 'unequivocally' reject £220m airport expansion plan

Gnome House in Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow

World Mental Health day to be celebrated at Gnome House

Police officers and PCSOs outside the former Leytonstone police station

PCSOs facing axe given 'stay of execution'

"The roof would in my view be totally at odds with the general form and pattern of traditional roof treatment along this part of the High Street," the inspector concluded.

'Out of keeping' high street shopping arcade plan rejected again

Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet. Photo by Johan Persson

Conker fights, Black History Month trails and live theatre screenings-Top 5 things to do this weekend

(L-R) Dementia service team leader Shopna Ali, CREST volunteer Tony O'Brien, Chair of the former Handicapped Association Leslie Stowe, CREST Waltham Forest manager Alan Horne and former treasurer of the association Brenda Carrington

Christian charity 'bowled over' by surprise £5k donation

Children dress up as their favourite Roald Dahl characters for Avon House school in Woodford Green.

Pupils in charity Roald Dahl dress-up

The Mall nominated for national lighting award

The Mall nominated for national lighting award

District councillors and MP Eleanor Laing (fourth from right) at a 'groundbreaking' ceremony for new homes in Waltham Abbey last year

More than 11,000 new homes needed in Epping Forest


Volunteer open days announced at famous gallery and museum

Eight tents set up by the A406 Cooks Ferry Roundabout

VIDEO: Illegal encampment returns to A406 underpass


'Tent city' to be built in Leytonstone to show solidarity with refugees

Currently, a pothole does not have to be repaired if it is less than 5cm deep

'Anger and frustration' over pothole repair

Police name man killed at Walthamstow Central Station

Police name man killed at Walthamstow Central Station

Fairlop Waters is located in Barkingside.

Fitness project to get residents active given £150K lottery funding boost

Epping Forest District Council offices in Epping

'Nothing off the table' in devolution talks

What the site will look like when the rebuild is completed.

Wanstead Kinema site demolition begins

The school's team in the 2014 half marathon

School runners unite in memory of pupil and teacher who died from cancer

James (centre) is lead singer of Eliza and the Bear

15 minute with... Eliza and the Bear

Duo caught with drugs and cash

Park drug deal duo jailed

Council Leader Chris Robbins called on potential foster carers to provide a "loving home" for young Syrian refugees

Waltham Forest to house ten Syrian refugee families

Redbridge Tube station.

One-bedroom flats near Redbridge Tube station named second cheapest across network

A handrail is installed as part of a VAEF project

Call for people to 'catch the volunteering bug'

North Circular Road.

Long delays after rush hour accident

Church wardens, Debbie Watson, Pauline Setchfield, Cllr Geoff Walker and Rev Lesley Goldsmith at St Edmund's Church commit to paying staff hourly rate of £9.15

Church 'value employers' by committing to London Living Wage

Essex PCC Nick Alston

Chance to raise police and crime concerns with PCC

Father-of-three Moses Fadairo was pronounced dead at the scene.

Man charged with murder after broad daylight shooting

A visitor peruses Auntie Maureen's record collection (40324491)

Auntie Maureen's vintage fair returns to Walthamstow Village

Londoners help buy second air ambulance

Londoners help buy second air ambulance

Dropped kerb

Council hoping to change dropped kerb rules to ease parking woes


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