• LOUGHTON: House burgled twice in 15 days

    POLICE are appealing for information after a house was burgled twice in the space of 15 days. Thieves first broke into the home in Danbury Road, Loughton, sometime between 11.30am and 5.45pm on Thursday October 4. They got in through a back

  • WALTHAM FOREST: Rise in take-up of summer holiday activities

    THE number of children in the borough who signed up to council-organised activities during the school summer holidays rose to more than 11,000 this year. The authority's cabinet member for children and young people, Cllr Clare Coghill, said she

  • WALTHAMSTOW: Protest police made three arrests

    THREE people were arrested yesterday during searches by police deployed for an anti-EDL rally in Walthamstow, the Met has revealed. The force drafted in hundreds of extra officers following a ban on marches and the introduction of special "conditions

  • GANTS HILL: Man charged over 2005 murder

    A MAN has been charged over the fatal stabbing of a motorist in 2005. Robert Darby, 42, died after being knifed in the chest in Perth Road, Gants Hill. It is believed Mr Darby had stopped his black BMW in the street and had been in a dispute