• Tranmere Rovers 1 Leyton Orient 1. FA Cup round one

    Sean Thornton was at the heart of the action as he returned from injury for this FA Cup tie against his old club. There was joy for the Irishman when he supplied the cross for Luke Ashworth to head Orient ahead after just six minutes.

  • ORIENT: Thornton is back for FA Cup match

    Sean Thornton is back in action for Orient's FA Cup round one clash at Tranmere Rovers. Today is Thornton's first start since August. And it is a return his former club for the midfielder, who left under a cloud for Sunderland in 2002

  • Daggers dumped out of FA Cup

    Huddersfield Town 6 Dagenham & Redbridge 1 FA Cup round one DAGENHAM & Redbridge were dumped unceremoniously out of the FA Cup by League One high-fliers Huddersfield yesterday. Robbie Williams' put the hosts ahead after just nine minutes with a

  • THEYDON BOIS: Huge drugs factory busted by police

    ONE of the largest ever illegal drugs factories in Essex has been discovered in Theydon Bois. Police said they found more than 5,000 cannabis plants worth over £1million after raiding a warehouse there yesterday. The exact location of

  • STH WOODFORD: Community honours armed forces

    A WEEKEND of remembrance services honouring Britain's armed forces began this morning with a ceremony at Woodford War Memorial. Dozens of residents, police, army personnel and cadets joined dignitaries including MPs Iain Duncan Smith and Lee

  • EPPING: One9Five boss lodges appeal against closure

    THE embattled owners of Club One9Five have launched a determined fightback to re-open their nightspot after the council dramatically shut it down last month. The venue, in Cottis Lane, off Epping High Street, has been shut for more than a month

  • WALTHAMSTOW: Weekend of closures on the Tube

    BOTH Walthamstow Central and Blackhorse Road underground stations are closed this weekend due to a 48 hour shut-down on the Victoria Line. The line is closed all day Saturday and Sunday while engineering works are carried out. A rail

  • WALTHAMSTOW: Ed Miliband to attend community meeting

    THE Government's Climate Secretary Ed Miliband is to attend a community meeting in Walthamstow later this month, according to Labour activists. Mr Miliband, who is also set to appear at next month's international global warming summit in Copenhagen

  • WOODFORD BRIDGE: Free nature walk to be held

    A FREE nature walk is being held today (Saturday November 7) between 11am and 1pm at Claybury Woods in Woodford Bridge. Hosted by the borough's Nature Conservation Team, the event sees a tour of the area with information about its wildlife.

  • ILFORD: Farmers market today

    A FARMERS market is being held today (Saturday November 7) in Ilford High Road between 9am and 4.30pm. Food on sale includes vegetables, bread, free range eggs, organic cheeses and homemade pies.