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"21.10.2016 15:43:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Motorcyclist injured as three vehicle crash causes traffic on A406 A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after an accident on the A406, causing heavy congestion on the Ilford flyover. Some bad news for Ilford residents this Friday afternoon.
"21.10.2016 09:26:23" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter at our latest readers' surgery in Seven Kings today Whether you have a front page story or an event that you would like to promote, head on down to our community surgery at Metro Cafe, Seven Kings, today to tell our reporter all about it. This is happening this afternoon!
"21.10.2016 09:20:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Staff at Ilford care home 'relieved' at news of closure A former employee at a closing care home has claimed the institution's closure will come as a relief to members of staff. It is believed families of some residents now face a hectic rush to find their loved ones new accommodation before Christmas.
"21.10.2016 06:27:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Oaks Park sixth formers question Redbridge politicians for Local Democracy Week As part of Local Democracy Week, students at Oaks Park Sixth Form had a chance to make their voices heard, grilling a group of Redbridge politicians on everything from pot holes to the government's plans for grammar schools. Students at Oaks Park Sixth Form grill Redbridge politicians.
"20.10.2016 16:19:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Barkingside mum vows not to be bullied by hijab haters A defiant mother said she will not be bullied after she was attacked in broad daylight for wearing a hijab. Sophia said: “We need to stand up, they are bullies who think we will be quiet, but I am not oppressed, I decided to wear my scarf. It is my choice.”
"20.10.2016 15:33:39" ilfordrecorder.co.uk South Woodford youngster's hopeful message to sick children as she prepares to join X Factor star on stage A courageous 12-year-old who lives with a rare disorder is getting ready to join X Factor judge Nicole Scherzinger on a world famous stage. Courageous youngster to take the Wembley stage.
"20.10.2016 15:29:42" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pool at Fullwell Cross leisure centre closed after 'medical emergency' A medical emergency at Fullwell Cross Leisure Centre means that the pool will be closed for the rest of the day. The pool will be closed for the rest of the day.
"20.10.2016 15:22:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter at a readers' surgery in South Woodford Do you want to find out more about the borough's newest paper, the Wanstead and Woodford Recorder? Come along to a community surgery tomorrow. Come along!
"20.10.2016 12:48:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk What about us? Ilford residents want CCTV for drug dealing hotspot Residents who have complained their road is a drug “hotspot” have reacted in anger to the news that other parts of the borough are to receive more CCTV cameras. Is your road a hotspot for antisocial behaviour?
"20.10.2016 09:57:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'I'm smarter than Stephen Hawking!': Ilford schoolgirl shocked by IQ test results A 10-year-old girl was shocked to learn that she has an IQ two points higher than Stephen Hawking. A 10-year-old girl from Ilford has discovered she has the highest IQ it is possible for a human being to achieve.
"20.10.2016 08:38:40" vine.co New Ilford Recorder out today! Vine by Rosaleen Fenton Out today! A shiny new copy of the Ilford Recorder https://vine.co/v/5wbmpTLv1ZQ
"20.10.2016 07:57:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police appeal after motorcyclist found dead in ditch in Woodford Green A road is closed following reports of an accident this morning. Can you help?
"20.10.2016 06:11:59" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Islamophobic attacks on the increase in Redbridge Increased attacks against Muslims post-Brexit are the “thin end of the wedge,” says a leading charity. “Statistics are damning and the policy response from government has been lacklustre."
"19.10.2016 08:14:03" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Five car crash causes severe delays in A406 near Ilford There are severe delays in the A406 southbound near Ilford after five cars collided. If you got stuck on the A406 this morning, this is why:
"19.10.2016 07:42:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Sadiq Khan promises to tackle Central Line noise at Woodford Tube station An innovative new technique will be used to reduce noise from the Tube between Woodford and South Woodford, the Mayor of London has stated. What do you think?
"18.10.2016 06:21:26" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Abandoned car false alarms 'wasting hours of Redbridge enforcement officers' time' Redbridge enforcement officers responded to more than 2,500 incorrect reports of abandoned cars, it has been revealed. 'Enforcement officers responded to 2,617 calls to abandoned cars over the last 12 months, 70 per cent of which were not abandoned.''
"17.10.2016 15:45:41" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge police officers to receive body worn video cameras to fight crime Police officers around the capital will gain a new tool to aid the fight against crime. Caught on camera - police to use body worn videos to aid the fight against crime. Good idea?
"17.10.2016 12:29:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pilot believed to have lost consciousness in moments leading to aircraft crash in Chigwell last year The pilot of a light aircraft, who died alongside side his co-pilot when they crashed into a field a year ago, may have lost consciousness during the flight, a report concluded. The pilot and co-pilot died in the crash last year.
"17.10.2016 09:06:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Hainault YouTuber pleads not guilty to illegal gambling charges A professional YouTuber and another man have denied breaching gambling laws after an inquiry into a website inviting bets in a virtual currency. Prominent Hainault YouTuber pleads not guilty to video game gambling charges in a case believed to be one of the first of its kind.
"17.10.2016 06:12:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Opening of new Muslim school in Goodmayes may be delayed The opening of the borough's first voluntary-aided Muslim primary school may be pushed back a year, after a request from the charity in charge of the project. 'Changes to the building plan' have set the opening of a new Muslim school in Goodmayes back a year.
"14.10.2016 12:50:30" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Newbury Park teenager enjoys work experience with surgeon who operated on him After he broke his wrist in an accident at school, 16-year-old Laurence Wilson asked the surgeon who operated on him, for work experience. The teen now hopes to become an ophthalmology surgeon,
"14.10.2016 11:15:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford boy in kidnap terror praises hero 12-year-old An 11-year-old boy who went through a terrifying abduction bid has given his Xbox game console to the 12-year-old boy who shouted at the three men to leave him alone. The boy and his dad Suhel visited the 12-year-old's house last Friday to thank him.
"14.10.2016 09:51:07" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge borough commander discusses potential police merger at meeting Plans to merge Redbridge Police with neighbouring boroughs, drug busts and the performance of the council's enforcement team were all discussed at a meeting of the Safer Neighbourhood Board last night. Further light was shed on potential plans to merge Redbridge Police with neighbouring boroughs at last night's Safer Neighbourhood Board meeting.
"14.10.2016 08:46:21" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter at our Barkingside community surgery this afternoon Whether you have a front page story or an event that you want to promote, head on down to our community surgery at Costa Barkingside this afternoon to tell our reporter all about it. Come and meet reporter Matthew Clemenson at our weekly community surgery in Barkingside Costa Coffee from 3.30pm this afternoon.
"14.10.2016 06:48:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Hainault Business Park sends warning to would-be burglars at SmartWater launch One of the borough's most innovative business parks has become the first in the UK to utilise cutting-edge forensic technology to prevent burglaries in their area. Hainault Business Park leading the way for security as it utilises cutting-edge forensic technology to prevent burglaries in their area.
"13.10.2016 14:22:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Come to the first readers' surgery for our new paper in Wanstead Do you want to find out more about the borough's newest paper, the Wanstead and Woodford Recorder? Come along to the first community surgery tomorrow. Ralph will be in Nice Croissant, Wanstead, from 9.30am tomorrow.
"13.10.2016 12:29:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 23 things you only know if you grew up in Redbridge. We asked the community to share their memories of the borough. Do you remember any on the list below? Do you remember everything on the list?
"13.10.2016 11:18:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Parents warned to be vigilant after attempted child abduction in Ilford The parents of an 11-year-old boy who was targeted by three men in a terrifying attempted abduction have warned members of the public to be vigilant. Police have increased patrols in the area following the incident.
"13.10.2016 10:55:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Victim Support urges victims of hate crime to speak out Victims of hate crime in the borough will be supported, charities and police officers promised on Wednesday evening. The charity is now offering free legal clinics with solicitors every week.
"13.10.2016 09:27:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford North MP Wes Streeting calls for TfL to act on 'unbearable overcrowding' on the Central Line An MP has slammed Tube bosses for “unbearable overcrowding” on the Central line, which saw a pregnant woman unable to even reach the platform. What do you think of the Central line?
"12.10.2016 13:45:16" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Drugged-up, urinating youths' are tarnishing Woodford Green estate, says councillor Cannabis smoking, illegal fires on balconies and public urination are just some of the incidents one councillor wants to end on an estate in her ward. Repeated incidents of cannabis smoking, public urination and illegal fires have angered residents on one Woodford Green estate.
"12.10.2016 08:51:52" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police siege in Woodford Green as man barricades himself on roof of flats A man has barricaded himself on a block of flats near a school causing a police siege. We have some breaking news:
"12.10.2016 06:33:59" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chigwell grocer retires after 45 years on the high street A high street stalwart is hanging up his apron for the last time on Saturday. The 60-year-old green grocer is retiring on Saturday, much to the sadness of his regular customers.
"11.10.2016 12:12:51" Timeline Photos
"11.10.2016 12:10:47" For your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Lee Mead at Cliffs Pavillion, Southend-on-Sea for the last night of his Some Enchanted Evening tour, don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out Thursday). Good luck!
"11.10.2016 11:53:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Metropolitan Police urge calm over 'killer clown' sightings The Metropolitan Police have urged the public to remain calm over claims of “killer clowns”, but admit they expect reports of sightings to increase as Halloween approaches. Police expect the number of sightings to increase as Halloween approaches.
"11.10.2016 08:45:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Commuters slam Central Line delays and 'impossible' crowds at South Woodford Commuters at South Woodford hit out at Transport for London (TfL) this morning, after “major delays” and crowds made it “impossible to board” trains. Have you had problems with the Central Line? Email email@example.com
"11.10.2016 06:14:58" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge's cancer care rated among the worst in the country by NHS England Redbridge is one of 24 areas across the country that have the greatest need for improvement when it comes to cancer care, a new report from NHS England has revealed. Cancer survival rate 5th worse in the country bit.ly/2eal1Iu
"10.10.2016 14:27:26" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Litter “shrine” leaves Goodmayes residents confused A mysterious “shrine” of litter in Goodmayes has left residents completely baffled about how it came to exist. Residents have suggested it might be a modern art installation or youthful hijinks.
"10.10.2016 10:38:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Work begins on new 141 home development in Ilford town centre Work has officially begun on three new blocks of residential flats that will provide the borough with more than 100 new homes. The Paragon development will provide 141 new homes in Ilford town centre by autumn 2017.
"10.10.2016 06:22:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Wanstead nursery 'devastated' by council phone mast blunder Work has begun on a 12 metre phone mast, which overlooks a popular nursery, as bungling council staff submitted its objection two days too late. Whoops.
"07.10.2016 11:08:22" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chigwell candidate shines in episode one of The Apprentice The first episode of The Apprentice saw Chigwell businessman Paul Sullivan come across as an impressive team leader. Did you watch last night's episode?
"07.10.2016 10:39:59" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chigwell businessman jailed for £4.75m VAT fraud A businessman who made almost £5million by reclaiming VAT on empty boxes he sent abroad has been jailed for six years. A Chigwell businessman has been jailed for six years for defrauding HMRC of nearly £5million.
"07.10.2016 07:25:22" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Disappointing' restaurant closure not a reason to panic says Ilford business leader The closure of a popular restaurant chain's branch in Ilford town centre is not a cause for concern, says one of the borough's business leaders. Business leader attempts to reassure companies worried about popular restaurant chain closure.
"07.10.2016 06:48:25" Hello Redbridge, Ann-Marie reporting with your morning travel update: there are minor queues between South Woodford and Redbridge Roundabout but a good service on all lines on the TfL tube and rail network. Got a story call the newsdesk on 02084773892 or
"06.10.2016 11:19:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Life-changing project 'can end homelessness' in Redbridge A charity head says a pioneering year-long project aimed at turning people's lives around could be the first step to ending homelessness. One charitable project might just hold the answer to Redbridge's problems with homelessness. What do you think?
"06.10.2016 06:17:09" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Barkingside road 'was an accident waiting to happen' before 'horror crash' Residents who live near the scene of a “horrific” crash have said they warned Redbridge Council the road “was an accident waiting to happen”. Residents have said they warned Redbridge Council the road “was an accident waiting to happen”.
"05.10.2016 15:23:26" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'A cut too far': South Woodford residents criticise council's removal of memorial roses The removal of memorial rose bushes by council-hired contractors saw residents “up in arms” this week. The rose bushes, in Mayfair Gardens, South Woodford, had been there for 35 years, but many have now been totally removed.
"05.10.2016 12:53:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Clayhall artist to exhibit unique line art drawings A self-taught artist, who fell in love with drawing from a young age, says she is “over the moon” to be exhibiting her work. Nina was inspired by the henna art that she used to do at weddings.
"05.10.2016 10:43:54" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post Don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow) for your chance to win a family ticket to Colchester Zoo's Halloween event - Shriek Week!
"05.10.2016 06:19:55" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Praise for lifeline hospices offering Redbridge residents respite As part of Hospice Care Week, the Recorder spoke to families and carers around the borough about the vital, but often unseen, work that goes on in hospices. As part of Hospice Care Week, we've been finding out a bit more about the amazing work that goes on here in Redbridge.
"04.10.2016 09:55:50" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford GP surgery 'requires improvement' following CQC inspection A “cramped” GP surgery failing to immediately address patient risks has been ordered to improve by inspectors. What's your experience of The Drive Surgery? Share them here or contact Ann-Marie on the newsdesk on 02084773892.
"04.10.2016 09:49:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Series of 'absences' contributed to Barkingside woman's death, third inquest rules A series of medical “absences” played a part in the death of a woman who died after a routine kidney stone operation, a coroner has ruled, at the end of the third inquest into the death. Fourteen years after Carmel Bloom's death, a third inquest has recorded its verdict into her death.
"04.10.2016 06:25:53" Morning Redbridge,
Chloe here with this morning's news.
Traffic update: There is queuing traffic on the A12 into Chadwell Heath between Moby Dick and the B177 Barley Lane junction.
There is also congestion on the A406 North Circular from South Woodford
"04.10.2016 06:09:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Salvation Army issues night shelter appeal In “darkest Ilford”, a crowd of passionate volunteers met last Thursday night to launch a report on homelessness in Redbridge. “Homelessness is a national crisis and something that needs involvement from the government, local authorities and others, in order to be properly tackled."
"03.10.2016 16:36:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk New Goodmayes swimming pool gets the green light A new swimming pool for people in the east of the borough is one step closer to become a reality after planning permission was granted last week. The council aren't wasting much time - just three months after Redbridge's newest public pool opened in Loxford, plans are being drawn up for another.
"03.10.2016 11:07:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Relief as Wanstead hospital blood clinic reopens this week Patients will be able to access blood testing at the Old Wanstead Hospital, from Wednesday, after a boiler problem forced residents to travel to Whipps Cross hospital. Some good news for patients.
"03.10.2016 08:01:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Businesses want reign in 'out of control' Ilford Lane independence day celebrations Businesses have started work with police and Redbridge Council to reign in the “out of control” independence day celebrations in Ilford Lane. What do you think?
"30.09.2016 12:11:17" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter today in Ilford Have you got a front page story, or a community issue that you think needs reporting? Well come along to our latest readers' surgery today in Ilford. If you're in Ilford pop along and say hello.
"30.09.2016 08:49:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Motorbike collision with lorry blocks A12 at Gants Hill A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after crashing with a lorry at Gants Hill roundabout, causing severe congestion down the A12. The biker has been taken to hospital:
"30.09.2016 08:46:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Can you code Shakespeare? Tech-focused free school wants to open in Redbridge Fancy coding Hamlet, or making an app to find your friends? A new tech-focused free school could be opening in Redbridge in 2019. Exciting new free school has applied to open in Redbridge:
"29.09.2016 11:28:42" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Family of Clayhall suicide victim speak out over mental health trust concerns The grandmother of a 30-year-old man who took his own life in Goodmayes Hospital says she feels “sick to her stomach” that lessons have not been learnt. News this week that inspectors have criticised the mental health trust in charge for failing to protect patients at risk of suicide, led to the family of Simon Harris speaking of their concerns that “nothing has changed”.
"29.09.2016 11:05:56" Do you remember The Odeon in Gants Hill? C&A? The Lido in Valentines park? We would like to write a feature about past buildings/ spaces in the borough and would love to hear your memories and see your pictures. Please comment on this post or email
"29.09.2016 10:48:51" Timeline Photos Pick up a copy of the Recorder today. Includes a family's harrowing tale, a fire chief swapping the day job for puppies & a crime special.
"29.09.2016 09:54:06" Recorder/Post Press Gang Hi boys and girls (and parents) - welcome to our Recorder/Post Press Gang page with birthday mentions, competitions and much more. Have fun! Maxine x Read this week's Press Gang page in the Ilford Recorder (out today) to enter the weekly competition, have the chance to be star of the week and see your birthday mention from Scoopy. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
"29.09.2016 08:23:47" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Police to merge with neighbouring boroughs' forces Redbridge Police's command unit is to merge with one or two other neighbouring boroughs, it can be revealed. What do you think?
"28.09.2016 16:28:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford extremist preacher Anjem Choudary applies to appeal ISIS support conviction Extremist preacher Anjem Choudary has applied for permission to appeal his conviction for drumming up support for Islamic State or ISIS. He wants to appeal his jail term ...
"28.09.2016 15:03:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Barkingside crash scene was 'a complete mess', says eyewitness The scene which greeted shocked onlookers after a motorbike and a car collided “was a complete mess”, according to one eyewitness. Police say a man is in a 'serious condition'.
"28.09.2016 12:54:06" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge voted happiest place to live in London Redbridge has been ranked as the happiest place to live in London, new research has revealed. Do you agree?
"28.09.2016 12:52:55" romfordrecorder.co.uk Poll: Have you ever used a mobile phone behind the wheel? Police figures show the number of drivers who use mobile phones behind the wheel is on the rise. It's a bad habit that can be fatal but lots of people do it, do you?
"28.09.2016 12:07:15" Ilford Recorder We have some breaking news for you:
"28.09.2016 12:00:31" Timeline Photos For your chance to win a Halloween day out at Gulliver's Land in Milton Keynes, don't forget to buy your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow). Good luck!
"28.09.2016 11:07:33" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man suffers 'serious injuries' after crash in Barkingside A man is in a “serious condition” following a crash, reportedly between a car and a motorbike. We have some breaking news for you:
"27.09.2016 13:53:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man jailed for Valentine's Day rape attempt in Valentines Park A man who attempted to rape a woman on Valentine's Day in an Ilford park in broad daylight has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment. She punched her attacker in the face and bit him until he ran off.
"27.09.2016 13:18:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man jailed for Valentine's Day rape attempt in Valentines Park A man who attempted to rape a woman on Valentine's Day in an Ilford park in broad daylight has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment. She punched her 6ft attacker in the face, bit him and eventually he ran away.
"27.09.2016 12:56:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Fallen skips causing heavy traffic on A406 at South Woodford There are heavy delays on the North Circular after a lorry load of skips fell into the road earlier this afternoon. Some unfortunate news if you were hoping to get home early via the North Circular this afternoon.
"27.09.2016 08:18:04" romfordrecorder.co.uk Delays on Shenfield to Liverpool Street services after lorry hits railways bridge at Romford Trains are being delayed between Shenfield and Liverpool Street after a lorry struck a railway bridge near Romford station. This comes after trains were delayed last night after a person was hit by a train at Goodmayes station.
"27.09.2016 06:16:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Mental health trust failed to protect patients at risk of suicide, report finds Vulnerable patients at risk of hanging themselves were not kept safe by the borough's mental health trust, an inspection has found. MP for Ilford South, Mike Gapes, said the Department of Health and government ministers may be called to intervene after he learned of the report's shocking findings.
"26.09.2016 17:30:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Trains disrupted between Liverpool Street and Shenfield after 'person on track' at Goodmayes station Trains between Liverpool Street and Shenfield are being cancelled after an incident at Goodmayes station. Delays on the line.
"26.09.2016 07:11:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Street drinking, spitting and begging could be banned in Ilford Redbridge Council plans to ban street drinking, spitting and other anti-social behaviour in Ilford town centre. Redbridge Council is looking to take a less tolerant approach to crime and disorder.
"26.09.2016 06:59:57" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Car accident closes Ilford Lane at Britannia Road junction Ilford Lane is closed in both directions at the junction of Britannia Road, Ilford, following a car accident in the early hours of this morning. Good morning Redbridge, Ann-Marie reporting for duty with your travel update. A car accident has closed Ilford Lane in both directions at the junction with Britannia Road causing severe delays. Bus routes, EL1 and 169 are on diversion. Got a story? Call
"23.09.2016 11:36:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents tell police: Dealers sell drugs in Ilford 'like from an ice cream van' Angry residents harangued police officers and councillors over drug dealing issues near Ilford station, despite the wave of arrests earlier this month. Police say they hope the 18 arrests will lead to "significant improvements".
"23.09.2016 10:41:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Annual Light Night returns to Barkingside with special guest If you go down to the woods this weekend, you'll be in for a lovely big surprise. Fans of Winnie the Pooh should head down to Barkingside this weekend.
"23.09.2016 06:30:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk New schools will be built with South Woodford housing developments, promises Redbridge Council leader New schools and other infrastructure projects will accompany homes built under the Local Plan, Redbridge Council's leader has revealed. Is there room for more houses and schools in South Woodford?
"22.09.2016 10:45:52" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Council hopes £400 fine will deter fly-tippers in Ilford The council hopes that the introduction of a £400 fine for fly-tippers will help curb the problem which has blighted many of the borough's roads. Local Forum: Council leader Jas Athwal says new fixed penalties will deter potential fly-tippers.
"22.09.2016 06:28:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chadwell Heath care home nurse ignores 400 calls for help of dementia sufferer A care home nurse, who ignored 400 calls for help of a “very vulnerable” resident lying in pain overnight, has been suspended for six months. A Chadwell Heath nurse has been suspended for six months after ignoring 400 cries for help from a elderly dementia sufferer in a Bupa care home.
"21.09.2016 15:55:22" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Goodmayes man convicted for money laundering in £113million international fraud ring A Goodmayes man has been jailed for his part in an international internet banking fraud scam, worth £113million. They persuaded victims to give up their internet banking details, to finance a life of luxury in the UK and Pakistan.
"21.09.2016 14:27:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge police officer arrested on anti-corruption charges A Redbridge police constable and three other men from the borough have been arrested on fraud charges relating to a luxury car hire company. He's been placed on local restrictions.
"21.09.2016 13:35:33" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Teenager arrested in relation to 'broad daylight' stabbing in Ilford A 17-year-old has been arrested in connection with an incident where an 18-year-old boy was stabbed in broad daylight in The Drive, Ilford, on September 9. A 17-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of affray and grievous bodily harm.
"21.09.2016 09:22:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Goodmayes sports science student slams Sports Direct for treating him 'in most disrespectful manner' A sports science student claims having been treated in “the most disrespectful manner” by the retail chain Sports Direct. “I would have rather worked on a set-hour contract but I had no choice.”
"21.09.2016 06:28:21" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Surgeon tells third inquest into Barkingside woman's death he stands by his actions A surgeon told the third inquest into the death of a Barkingside woman that he would not have changed his actions, despite her dying after a routine operation. She died 10 days after being admitted to hospital for a routine kidney stones operation.
"20.09.2016 17:22:57" Good evening Redbridge, Niall here with your evening travel update. TFL is reporting a good service on all underground and overground lines. Those looking to use the Abridge Road in Chigwell may want to use an alternative route after a road traffic
"20.09.2016 16:05:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Poorly Rottweiler with broken back 'dumped' in South Woodford Vets were forced to put down a dumped five-year-old Rottweiler dog, whose eyes were also infected, after it was unable to stand due to its broken back. Can you help find out what happened? Please share.
"20.09.2016 10:10:17" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Bloomin' great: Redbridge in Bloom shows off borough's best gardens Spaces around the borough have looked bloomin' marvellous as green-fingered residents grew gardens fit for a Queen for Redbridge in Bloom 2016. Well done to all the hard working volunteers who made the borough look so colourful!
"20.09.2016 07:00:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Million pound campaign to get unemployed Clayhall man, 25, his dream job A 25-year-old former pub chef has been given a million pound campaign to get him a job, including interview training with The Apprentice's Claude Littner. Didn't he do well!
"20.09.2016 06:50:04" Good morning Redbridge, Ann-Marie reporting for duty with your travel update - there is congestion on the A12 from Newbury Park and South Woodford to Redbridge Roundabout with a good service on all TfL tube and rail lines. Got a story? Call the newsdesk
"19.09.2016 17:14:18" Good evening Recorder readers, Niall here with your evening travel update:
A collision on the south side of Beckton roundabout is causing delays. Traffic is slow westbound on the A13 with delays back past Goresbrook Interchange. Traffic is also slow
"19.09.2016 16:58:52" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Templegoers celebrate at colourful chariot festival Hundreds of people watched the Mayor of Redbridge crack a coconut open this weekend, at the beginning of a Hare Krishna festival. Did you see the Mayor crack a coconut to start the procession?
"19.09.2016 12:53:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk New Chigwell School sixth form centre honours 'beautiful' pupil who died in road accident A new sixth form centre named in memory of a former 'inspiring' Chigwell School pupil was officially opened this weekend. Lovely story here.
"19.09.2016 11:23:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gallery: Crowds flock to Wanstead Festival A popular community festival saw crowds of people enjoy the last of the sunshine with a jam-packed day of family activities, performances and live music. Did you go?
"19.09.2016 08:17:44" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Harrison Gibson development going ahead The renovation of an iconic Ilford landmark into 30 storey skyscraper will go ahead, despite fears about Brexit. It will provide 323 homes.
"16.09.2016 15:16:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Lane blocked after pedestrian hit by a car in 'murder attempt' Ilford Lane blocked after pedestrian hit by a car in 'murder attempt' 15:53 16 September 2016 Chloe Farand Police have said they are treating the collision in Fanshawe Avenue, Barking, as attempted murder Traffic is being diverted from Ilford Lane after a Traffic is being diverted.
"16.09.2016 13:33:21" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a Recorder reporter in Woodford Green today Have you got a front page story, or a community issue that you think needs reporting? Well come along to our latest… Today!
"16.09.2016 10:36:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Entire Conservative party walks out of Redbridge Council meeting Video Entire Conservative party walks out of Redbridge Council meeting 11:14 16 September 2016 Ellena Cruse ilf wk38 conservatives walk out The leader of the council is seeking legal advice after the entire Conservative party walked out of a Redbridge Drama filled council meeting last night
"16.09.2016 06:16:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk £2m grant could help Redbridge carers back into the workplace £2m grant could help Redbridge carers back into the workplace 07:00 16 September 2016 Ellena Cruse IFR wk52-14 Glynis Donovan - Redbridge First Repsonse Service 001 More than 27,000 unpaid carers in Redbridge could be helped back into work thanks to a Some good news for the borough's 27,000 unpaid carers this morning.
"15.09.2016 15:35:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Head of BHRUT joins Standard's list of top 1,000 influential Londoners Head of BHRUT joins Standard's list of top 1,000 influential Londoners 15:39 15 September 2016 Chloe Farand RRC wk 37 Matthew Hopkins September 2016 The man at the top of the trust that runs King George Hospital has been listed as one of the top 1,000 Astronaut Tim Peake, TV presenter and scientist Brian Cox and Nazneen Rahman, one of the UK's leading cancer researchers, also appear on the list.
"15.09.2016 10:46:36" Ilford Recorder 'I believe the school does need random searches at the very least at the gate, to act as a deterrent.'
"15.09.2016 10:25:33" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Calls for more searches after two stabbings in broad daylight shock Redbridge Two stabbings in broad daylight, within 72 hours of each other, have shocked the borough. A 17-year-old King Solomon High School pupil was attacked metres from Barkingside police station while walking to school at 8.20am on September 7. 'I believe the school does need random searches at the very least at the gate, to act as a deterrent.'
"15.09.2016 06:35:41" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Bus driver 'swears' at funeral procession in Barkingside Bus driver 'swears' at funeral procession in Barkingside 06:55 15 September 2016 Ellena Cruse PA-28633276 A grieving son says a bus driver “cut up” his father's funeral procession and made obscene hand gestures. Share Comment Email this article to a “It left me fuming – it was a total lack of respect."
"14.09.2016 16:30:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Get help climbing the career ladder at Redbridge jobs fair There are going to be a wealth of exciting opportunities at the 2016 Work Redbridge Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair tomorrow in Ilford. This could be a very useful event in you're looking for a job:
"14.09.2016 13:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Talented Chigwell School choir singers praised for evensong at St Paul's Cathedral Talented Chigwell School choir singers praised for evensong at St Paul's Cathedral 12:30 14 September 2016 Chloe Farand Chigwell School Choir Evensong at St Paul's Cathedral Dozens of pupils from Chigwell School's Chapel Choir had the privilege to conduct The school said it was "an honour".
"14.09.2016 11:38:49" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post Don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow) for your chance to win a return ferry trip from Dover to Calais for a car and up to nine passengers with P&O Ferries!
"14.09.2016 11:30:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Assault on young men in Ilford treated as possible hate crime Detectives in Redbridge have released an image of a man they wish to speak to after two young men were assaulted by six men in High Road, Ilford. . Can you help? Redbridge Police have issued an appeal after two college students visiting Ilford were attacked by a group of six men.
"14.09.2016 06:13:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Third inquest into Barkingside woman's kidney stone death hears 'she looked after her health' Third inquest into Barkingside woman's kidney stone death hears 'she looked after her health' 07:00 14 September 2016 Press Association ILR WK13-14Carmel Bloom possible new inquest0001 A Barkingside woman who died after a routine kidney stone operation The first inquest in 2003 found Miss Bloom died of natural causes, but that verdict was quashed by the High Court in December 2004. “She looked after her health and her diet, didn't drink, didn't smoke.”
"13.09.2016 15:50:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Line dancing great-grandmother celebrates 20 years of teaching Check her out!
"13.09.2016 15:48:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Mum in Goodmayes school run parking rage convicted of calling neighbour 'Paki' Mum in Goodmayes school run parking rage convicted of calling neighbour 'Paki' 16:20 13 September 2016 Chloe Farand Romford Magistrates' Court An argument over parking during a school run led a mother to call a resident “a Paki b***” and threaten to burn Shocking.
"13.09.2016 15:03:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk West End performers bring 'black humour' to Ilford theatre West End performers bring 'black humour' to Ilford theatre 15:53 13 September 2016 Rosaleen Fenton KMT Dress Rehearsal - Boorskale(15) A musical comedy featuring three sisters, who were simultaneously widowed after a double-decker bus crash tragically This starts tonight!
"13.09.2016 14:26:07" ilfordrecorder.co.uk It's ridiculously hot in Redbridge today: Share your photos Send us your photos of how you're spending the hottest September day in the borough for almost 70 years. Send us your photos of fun in the sun!
"13.09.2016 11:50:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Mikes Gapes' Ilford South seat to disappear in boundary review Ilford South MP Mike Gapes would lose his seat under the latest Boundary Commission proposals, with the constituency being divided into four separate parts. 'The heart of Ilford has been torn apart'.
"13.09.2016 07:01:36" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Hot weather forecasts for Redbridge have prompted warnings from Public Health England Hot weather forecasts for Redbridge have prompted warnings from Public Health England 18:00 12 September 2016 Ellena Cruse hot weather2 Warnings have been issued today by Public Health England (PHE) following forecasts of hot weather for the coming days Are you going to shealter in the shade or soak up the sun? Send your heatwave pictures to email@example.com http://bit.ly/2cbtjNr
"12.09.2016 16:48:58" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Two Redbridge synagogues to vote on potential unification Two Redbridge synagogues to vote on potential unification 17:04 12 September 2016 Matthew Clemenson ILF WK 18-15 Bet Tikvah 0001 Members of two Jewish communities face a vote on whether or not to join their two congregations later this month. Share The congregations of two of the borough's synagogues are to vote on whether they should combine into one 600-strong community.
"09.09.2016 15:24:28" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Stabbing in broad daylight in Ilford A man, thought to be 18, has been stabbed in broad daylight today in Ilford, the second stabbing in three days in Redbridge. It's the second stabbing in Redbridge in three days:
"09.09.2016 12:36:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Sepsis kits will 'help save lives' at King George Hospital Monday marked two years since the death of 13-month-old Zara Alam, who died of sepsis hours after being discharged from Goodmayes' King George Hospital. "I'm happy something has now been put in place, that doctors are being vigilant about the illness" - Zara Alam's mother Nazia http://bit.ly/2coT2UN
"09.09.2016 08:11:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford family of seven forced to live in 'vermin infested' flat A family of seven are having to live in a one room flat which they claim is unsafe and infested with vermin. “The place is vermin infested. There's mice under the floorboards – they squeak and scratch away" http://bit.ly/2c2PTYF
"08.09.2016 16:00:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge pensioner left distressed after care package blunder A disabled pensioner was left “very distressed” after receiving a letter from the council mistakenly saying she had to pay thousands of pounds or see her care suspended. She received a letter from the council informing her she was due to pay £3662.96 if she wanted to continue to receive weekly help.
"08.09.2016 14:14:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter at our weekly community surgery in Wanstead Have you got a front page story, or a community issue that you think needs reporting? Well come along to our latest reader surgery in Wanstead tomorrow. Ralph Blackburn will be in Wanstead Costa Coffee from 9.30am tomorrow. Come along!
"08.09.2016 09:31:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Severe delays on the Central Line due to a person on the track There are severe delays on the Central Line from Hainault to Wanstead, due to a person on the track at Tottenham Court Road earlier this morning. You may want to re plan your journey:
"08.09.2016 08:23:09" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Woodford father fears for safety of Calais child refugees after visiting the “Jungle” A father-of-two fears for the safety of unaccompanied child refugees living in the Calais “Jungle” camp. A father of two visited the "Jungle" last month and was horrified by what he saw. Now he'd like to become a foster parent to two child refugees. To read the full story, pick up a copy of the paper out today.
"07.09.2016 09:04:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Boy' stabbed in Barkingside High Street this morning A “boy” has been stabbed metres away from the police station in Barkingside High Street this morning. #BREAKINGNEWS: Reports of a "boy" stabbed in Barkingside High Street this morning. Residents have seen an air ambulance land in the area.
EDIT: The road has now re-opened.
"07.09.2016 06:13:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge's first Sikh free school is 'feather in the cap of community' The head of primary at the borough's first “all-through” Sikh school has described it as a “feather in the cap of the Sikh community”. “It seems incredible that something that started off with three of us just chatting about an idea has finally happened.”
"06.09.2016 12:39:54" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Radical Ilford preacher Anjem Choudary jailed for five and a half years for raising support for ISIS Ilford hate preacher Anjem Choudary has been jailed for five years and six months at the Old Bailey today for drumming up support for Islamic State (ISIS). We have some breaking news for you:
"06.09.2016 10:58:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'European teenagers' commit three knife point robberies in Wanstead in just one evening Redbridge Police are appealing for witnesses after a group of youths committed three knife point robberies in Wanstead in under four hours. Watch out in Wanstead:
"06.09.2016 06:15:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Scheme could see Ilford's empty shops converted into working space for start-ups A business group is looking to reduce the number of empty shops in the borough's high streets by allowing start-ups and community groups to use the vacant spaces. Under the plan, artists, young businesses in need of a working space and community groups would be able to use vacant shops temporarily and free of charge until the landlord finds a more permanent tenant.
"05.09.2016 14:05:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge enforcement officers crack down on anti-social behaviour around Ilford station In the wake of 16 drug arrests made by police on Thursday, council officers held a Redbridge action day on Friday to focus on cracking down on other anti-social behaviour around Ilford town centre. “It's simple. If you come to Ilford and you sell drugs, act anti-socially or do anything else illegal then we will take you down.”
"05.09.2016 11:29:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Winston Churchill statue in Woodford Green adorned with Kronenbourg can We all know Winston Churchill was fond of a tipple of whiskey but it now appears the former prime minster may also have been a fan of French lager. “It's frustrating and disrespectful for residents."
"05.09.2016 09:33:10" ilfordrecorder.co.uk One Love Festival review: Taste of Jamaican life in Hainault As the sun began to set on the weekend at Hainault Forest Country Park the words “jah Rastafari” carried on ringing through the air. Did you go? See if you can spot yourself in our gallery:
"05.09.2016 08:56:12" islingtongazette.co.uk Holocaust survivors visit Ilford United Synagogue Before Auschwitz survivor Ivor Perl, 84, learned he had been nominated for a British Empire Medal (BEM) for services to Holocaust education, he was feeling deflated. Everyone had a lovely time.
"05.09.2016 06:32:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Dad-of-two wants to stop Ilford becoming a 'concrete jungle' From his fourth floor balcony Fahad Sheikh can see first hand the changes happening in Ilford. “I want to live in an area that's nice to live in, that has enough schools and doctors' surgeries, not a concrete jungle”
"02.09.2016 12:56:36" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Large-scale police operation sees 17 arrested in connection with drug crimes around Ilford Station A series of early morning raids yesterday (Thursday) have seen 17 people arrested in connection with anti-social behaviour and drug crime in and around Ilford rail station. Reporter Matt Clemenson joined police on the early morning raids yesterday which saw 17 people arrested in connection with anti-social behaviour and drug crime.
"02.09.2016 11:39:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk One Love reggae festival begins today in Hainault The biggest reggae festival in the country is starting today in Hainault, with a star studded line up set to thrill music lovers. Are you going?
"02.09.2016 10:57:44" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chigwell bodybuilder excited to perform in front of Arnold Schwarzenegger A female bodybuilder is to realise her dream and perform in front of the original muscle man Arnold Schwarzenegger in Barcelona later this month. She has to eat 2,500 calories a day leading up to a competition and still lose fat.
"02.09.2016 08:56:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter at surgery in Goodmayes Do you have a story you think is worthy of the front page, or just a suggestion for a new section of the paper? I look forward to meeting you and hearing your views!
"02.09.2016 08:19:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Families praise firefighters after fleeing storeroom fire Two mothers have shared their experiences of being evacuated from their homes this week after a fire broke out in the shop underneath them. Two mothers who were both forced to evacuate their homes after a fire broke out in the shop beneath their flats have praised the calming influence of the firefighters that helped them.
"02.09.2016 06:14:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Council leader hits back against claims Loxford is 'forgotten' part of Redbridge The leader of Redbridge Council has hit back at suggestions Loxford Lane is a “forgotten” part of the borough. Council leader Jas Athwal has rubbished claims that authorities have "forgotten" Loxford Lane.
"01.09.2016 13:45:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Momentum apologise to Ilford South MP Mike Gapes A newly formed political group was forced to apologise after it published a “lie” on its website about an Ilford MP's voting record. “We wholeheartedly apologise for any distress the incorrect information has caused to Mike"
"01.09.2016 11:06:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford family man wins birthday surprise for his wife A husband will be in his wife's good books next week after he entered a competition and won a new car for her birthday. “I never thought I would win, my wife will be so pleased – its her birthday next week"
"01.09.2016 09:50:10" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge mayor calls for action after 'tragic' Clayhall shooting A 22-year-old man is in hospital after a shooting in Clayhall, on Saturday night. "It is always tragic when a young man is hurt like this."
"01.09.2016 06:20:50" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge charity chiefs welcome council leader's homelessness pledge Two charity chiefs have said they are “excited” to work with the council on homelessness after raising concerns over sleeping spots being removed. “We are looking forward to working with the council on practical solutions to eradicate long-term homelessness in the borough.”
"31.08.2016 14:48:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge library encourages children to catch 'em all Children were hunting for Pikachu among the books on Tuesday, as Redbridge Central Library, Clements Road, in Ilford, hosted a Pokémon Go session. Have you been?
"30.08.2016 16:08:41" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge single parents group appeals for new venues A group for single parents enjoyed their monthly meet up on Sunday, with colourful face painting on offer for the younger members. Can you help?
"30.08.2016 11:08:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Firefighters evacuate 17 people during shop blaze in Woodford Green Seventeen people, including two children, were evacuated from their homes or places of work by firefighters this morning after a fire broke out in a shop beneath a block of flats. 17 people were evacuated this morning after a fire broke out in Woodford Green Co-Op this morning.
"30.08.2016 10:41:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man, 22, in hospital after Clayhall shooting A 22-year-old-man is in hospital after a shooting in Tiptree Crescent, in Clayhall, on Saturday night. His injuries are not life-threatening.
"30.08.2016 06:17:20" Good morning Redbridge!
Chloe here with this morning's new.
There seem to be no traffic incident this morning and the roads are clear.
If you have a story, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have a lovely day.
"26.08.2016 14:05:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Come to a readers' surgery in Clayhall today From Gants Hill to Goodmayes, if you live or work in Redbridge we want to hear what matters to you and what is going on in your area. Come meet Matt today.
"26.08.2016 10:49:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Community comes together at Redbridge Town Hall funday Police officers face-painting children, henna tattoos and a fire engine open to the public were just some of the attractions at the Redbridge Community Day held at the Town Hall yesterday. There was quite a turn-out at yesterday's community fun day in Ilford. The mayor certainly enjoyed himself, as did the face-painting policemen.
"26.08.2016 08:00:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Corbyn backers gather to laud a 'genuine guy' at Redbridge Momentum meeting, Ilford Town Hall. The Jeremy Corbyn roadshow rolled into Ilford last week just as the Labour leadership battle stepped up a gear. Did you go?
"25.08.2016 14:10:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: West Hatch High school marks an impressive haul of GCSEs The headteacher of West Hatch High School has shared her pride at the school's impressive GCSE results this year. The headteacher of West Hatch High School has revealed how proud she is of her school's fantastic GCSE results today.
"25.08.2016 13:49:30" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Ilford Grammar School pupils celebrate GCSE success Ilford Grammar School pupils have been finding out just how much five years of hard work in secondary school have paid off and picking up their GCSE results today. Another impressive year for Ilford Grammar School's GCSE pupils - featuring our first #RedbridgeResults prank of the day.
"25.08.2016 13:09:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Valentines High School marks 'fantastic' GCSE results Staff at Valentines High School have been joining pupils in celebrating another brilliant year of GCSE results. Congrats to all the Valentines High School pupils celebrating their #RedbridgeResults today.We spoke to headteacher Richard Laws to get his reaction.
"25.08.2016 12:35:42" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Bancroft's headteacher hails 'tremendous' GCSE results It was another spectacular year for Bancroft's School, as 99 per cent of exams taken at the school were graded A*-B. Bancroft's posted some pretty incredible GCSE results today. #RedbridgeResults
"25.08.2016 12:05:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Mayfield School celebrate their results in Goodmayes Staff and students at Mayfield School have been celebrating as their results have gone up from last year. Mayfield School headteacher hails the efforts of students and staff
"25.08.2016 12:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Father and aid worker returns from Aleppo and devotes life to help civilians in war-torn Syria A father of two and one of the few aid workers inside war-torn Syria lives with his family at the heart of one the world's most dangerous conflicts helping civilians to survive. "We have got over the idea of going home. As long as there is conflict here, we will stay. We have made this our homes even under the bombs."
"25.08.2016 11:36:30" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Wanstead High mark their best ever GCSE results day haul Teachers at Wanstead High School might be forgiven for cracking open the champagne this lunch time as they celebrate their school's best ever GCSE results. Don't be surprised if staff at Wanstead High School throw a party tonight. Their school has just posted its best-ever GCSE results.
"25.08.2016 11:08:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Kantor King Solomon's record breaking year Kantor King Solomon High School is celebrating a record-breaking GCSE results morning today. Continuing our #RedbridgeResults GCSE coverage, we spoke to the headteacher at Kantor King Solomon High School about their record-breaking results.
"25.08.2016 10:29:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Forest Academy's GCSE results continue to improve It has been a successful morning for Forest Academy pupils, as their GCSE results improved for the second year running. The only way appears to be up for Forest Academy pupils on #GCSEresultsday.
"25.08.2016 09:28:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pupils at Loxford School celebrate exam results in the sunshine There were plenty of happy phone calls made to anxious parents outside the main entrance to Loxford School this morning as excited pupils picked up their GCSE results. A massive congratulations to everyone at Loxford School of Science and Technology who got their #GCSEresults today.
"25.08.2016 09:06:57" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Oaks Park High celebrate success There were tears of joy this morning as pupils at Oaks Park High School found out how they had done in their GCSEs. Our reporters are out in the borough this morning to catch all the highs and lows of #GCSEresultsday. Congrats to everyone our reporter Ellena has been chatting to at Oaks Park High School.
"25.08.2016 07:15:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge teenagers collect their GCSE results today After the excitement of last week's A-level results day, it's time for teenagers across the borough to experience the same nerve-wracking feelings as they collect their GCSE results. It's a big day for teenagers across Redbridge! Recorder reporters are out and about at schools around the borough. Good luck! #gcseresults
"24.08.2016 16:12:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Recorder “Death is going to come to you so you have to stand up for something and live an honourable life. We are trying our best to help these people and that is why I am here."
Pick up tomorrow's Recorder for the full story.
"24.08.2016 06:23:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge charities slam equal pay division Research showing that women earn 18 per cent less then men on average, has been called “terrible” by an equalities charity. Unequal pay is “another battle women have to take on”.
"23.08.2016 06:25:03" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Councillors in row over Charlie Brown's upgrade Upcoming work to improve the safety of pedestrians at one of the borough's biggest roundabouts has sparked a row between councillors. Labour councillor 'peanuts' Liberal over roundabout http://bit.ly/2bdUljn
"22.08.2016 14:13:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Olympian speaks of his 'appreciation' for Ilford Over the last couple weeks dozens of athletes have become overnight superstars for helping Britain achieve its best medal tally. Former Ilford AC member shares his memories with the Recorder
"22.08.2016 09:45:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Park Hotel in Ilford: Building's roof destroyed by fire A large blaze destroyed the roof of a hotel, which was under refurbishment, in Cranbrook Road on Saturday evening. More than 30 firefighters battled the blaze on Saturday evening.
"22.08.2016 08:55:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk New Redbridge police inspector promises to take on sex traffickers A new officer has been appointed to deal with prostitution, one of Redbridge's biggest problems. Chloe Farand caught up with her “I am not here to judge sex workers and I am aware that sex work polarises society. But when the demand is not there, there is a way for the women and men to leave prostitution.”
"21.08.2016 08:28:02" Timeline Photos As part of our Pride in Redbridge campaign, some of our reporters will be joining officers from the council on a clean up of Highbury Gardens in Seven Kings this morning. Feel free to come and get involved - bit.ly/2buvsoZ
"20.08.2016 18:27:23" Timeline Photos Residents are advised to avoid Cranbrook Road in Ilford if at all possible as firefighters are currently battling a large fire at The Park Hotel. Reports suggest the hotel was under renovation when the fire broke out and the roof has been entirely
"19.08.2016 17:10:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford man admits drunkenly threatening church pastor with whip mid service A 43-year-old man has been sentenced after drunkenly threatening a pastor with a whip in front of a horrified congregation at a church in Ilford. "Listen to me, don't tell me to get out. I am going to whip you.”
"19.08.2016 15:45:15" London's legacy with Ilford's Hussain Manawer Read the story here about how Hussain Manawer is helping Sadiq Khan promonte #LondonIsOpen http://bit.ly/2bHIdvW
"19.08.2016 12:46:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Courageous' Forest Academy student celebrates A-level success despite caring for mum with brain cancer A Forest Academy student has triumphed in her A-level exams, despite spending nine months working from hospital and caring for her mother suffering with severe brain cancer. If you read one A-level exams story today, make sure it's this one:
"19.08.2016 11:34:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Zoroastrians celebrate New Year with a feast The borough's Zoroastrian community has come together to celebrate their new year – marking the beginning of year 1386. Fire is at the centre of the Zoroastrian religion.
"19.08.2016 09:39:42" ilfordrecorder.co.uk bit.ly Will you be using the Night Tube tonight? Here's everything you need to know:
"19.08.2016 08:51:07" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge police officer dismissed for 'months of' harassment A Redbridge police officer has been dismissed after he received a caution for “months of” harassment. “Pc Deavin has admitted to a course of conduct that was not a single isolated misjudgment but continued over a period of months."
"18.08.2016 15:16:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Recorder Congratulations to all the A-level students at Woodbridge High School
"18.08.2016 14:45:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Another record year at Seven Kings High School
"18.08.2016 13:58:17" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Recorder See how your school did at its A-level exams in our complete list:
"18.08.2016 13:19:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Outstanding performances at Ilford's Ursuline Academy There were some outstanding performances at Ursuline Academy as A-level students came to pick up their results this morning. Well done to everyone at Ursuline.
"18.08.2016 11:47:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge results: Valentines High School celebrate their best achievement The sixth form centre in Valentines High School, Cranbrook Road, Gants Hill, was buzzing with excitement this morning as A-level students came to pick up their results. Visit ilfordrecorder.co.uk/seasonal/exam-results for all the latest news about today's results
"18.08.2016 10:11:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk http://www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk/news/homeless_man_sublet_ilford_flat_in_housing_fraud_1_4660987 "This case is another example that shows if you commit fraud in Redbridge, you will be caught and punished"
"18.08.2016 09:12:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Recorder Getting your A-level results today? See if you can spot yourself in our gallery:
"18.08.2016 06:31:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Results: A-level students find out how they did Recorder reporters are visiting schools in the borough this morning covering the A-level results as they happen. Recorder reporters will be out and about across Redbridge to find out how students have done.
Keep track of the latest results by visiting ilfordrecorder.co.uk/examresults or follow us on Twitter using the hashtag #RedbridgeResults.
"17.08.2016 16:41:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Appeal launched after sexual assault in Chigwell Detectives from Essex Police are appealing for witnesses following a sexual assault in Chigwell. Detectives from Essex Police are appealing for information after a sexual assault in Chigwell on Monday. Can you help?
"17.08.2016 16:32:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Can you help? Owner devastated after nine puppies stolen from Clayhall flat A heartbroken dog owner, whose nine puppies were stolen, says she believes the theft must have been carried out by someone close to her. "I felt sick.”
"17.08.2016 16:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Through the doors of one of Ilford's best kept jazz secrets Tucked away from public view, the Ilford Rafa Club is one of Redbridge's hidden gems where friends meet for a drink to the gentle sounds of jazz music. Have you got a plan for tomorrow night?
"17.08.2016 15:44:10" Timeline Photos Tomorrow's front page: 'Shock as nine puppies stolen'
Excerpt will be online later.
"17.08.2016 13:49:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pro ISIS preacher Anjem Choudary 'given platform for too long' say Redbridge Muslim leaders Members of Redbridge's Muslim community have accused the national media of giving Islamic preacher Anjem Choudary “a platform for too long” to express extremist views. 'His perspective was definitely not the Muslim perspective.'
"17.08.2016 10:47:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk London night tube will help Redbridge cabbies 'capitalise on the night time economy' Black cab drivers are celebrating the arrival of the night tube which they say will be a welcome boost to their industry. Night tube starts this weekend. Are you going to use it Or will you get a cab back from London?
"17.08.2016 10:36:37" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post For your chance to win a family ticket to the New Scientist Live event at ExCel London, don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow).
"17.08.2016 10:12:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Glorious sunshine and perfect picnics: Redbridge residents enjoy summer Residents flocked to parks and green spaces around the borough yesterday as they took advantage of the pleasant weather. Hope we haven't seen the last of it!
"17.08.2016 06:47:57" Good morning: Rosie here. There is heavier than usual traffic on A12 into town in Chadwell Heath between Moby Dick and the B177 Barley Lane junction.
- Overnight Britain made Rio 2016 their most successful overseas Olympics with 50 medals, as Laura
"17.08.2016 06:15:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Shadow Chancellor will be in Ilford tonight Shadow chancellor, John McDonnell, will be coming to Ilford tonight to speak at a public rally. Are you going?
"16.08.2016 15:02:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Radical Ilford preacher Anjem Choudary convicted of raising support for ISIS Islamic preacher Anjem Choudary, 49, is facing jail after he was convicted at the Old Bailey of drumming up support for the Islamic State (IS) terror group. He encouraged support for ISIS on YouTube and refused to denounce Jihadi John.
"16.08.2016 14:02:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Muslims welcome report on employment inequality The head of the Muslim Council of Britain has said he is unsurprised by a report showing high levels of discrimination against Muslim people in the workplace. The report has found that Muslim women routinely face discrimination at work, and when trying to get jobs.
"16.08.2016 06:59:16" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents of Gants Hill 'scaffold towers' looking at another 23 months of repairs Tenants and homeowners who live in a building known as “scaffold towers” may be looking at another “23 months” of works. Will works ever finish? Do you live in Gabrielle House? Call Ann-Marie on 02084773892
"16.08.2016 06:56:44" Good morning Redbridge, Ann-Marie reporting for duty with your travel update, there is a good service on TfL tube and rail networks and the A12 is clear into town. Got a story? Call the newsdesk on 02084773892.
"15.08.2016 15:12:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Timeline News, sport and what's on from the Ilford Recorder Calling all Hammers fans!
Ahead of West Ham's first Premier League clash against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge tonight, check out our interactive timeline of the club's proud history
"15.08.2016 14:19:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford Shooting: Two men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder Two arrests have been made in connection with a shooting that occurred in Loxford Lane, Ilford. Police have arrested two men in relation to Loxford Lane shooting
"15.08.2016 11:41:50" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Party on the streets as residents celebrates Pakistan Independence Day Patriotic celebrations were in full force in Ilford Lane, Ilford, this weekend, as crowds of people took to the streets to celebrate the anniversairy of Pakistan's Independence Day. Were you there?
"15.08.2016 11:01:21" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chigwell man 'went up in flames' after pouring petrol on bonfire A Chigwell man went “up in flames” after a petrol explosion in his garden while relighting a bonfire. Michael suffered third-degree burns in the blaze, and is warning others of the dangers.
"12.08.2016 16:28:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gants Hill gran 'petrified' after Redbridge Council cracks her wall A grandmother who was left with a crack in her wall, after Redbridge Council bored into land near her property said she is “petrified” bricks will fall on her young grandchildren. You can fit a car key through it.
"12.08.2016 14:50:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Children pick produce at Valentines Mansion Budding gardeners headed to Valentines Mansion for a sow n' grow session. Vegatables for dinner http://bit.ly/2bcTQvj
"12.08.2016 12:21:58" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge's very own golden boy rower vows to defend his medal As Olympic fever grips the nation, one of Redbridge's youngest rowers is celebrating a gold medal of his own. Waiting to see how Great Britain do in the rowing in Rio later? Read about Redbridge's very own gold medal winning rower, aged just 12, here:
"12.08.2016 12:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Timeline News, sport and what's on from the Ilford Recorder Have you seen our interactive West Ham timeline yet?
If you're a West Ham fan and you haven't, then is there any better time to test yourself against our fiendish West Ham quizzes than a Friday lunchtime?
Featuring brilliant videos, pictures from the
"12.08.2016 06:28:28" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge has largest reported crime drop in London Redbridge Police recorded the biggest fall in reported crime across London last year, new statistics have revealed. Some good news
"11.08.2016 16:33:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford man who exposed himself on the Tube given suspended sentence A 20-year-old man has been handed a suspended sentence after exposing himself to a woman on the tube. The victim felt so intimidated she left the train in tears.
"11.08.2016 12:38:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet the Redbridge runners working out and doing good A London-wide initiative to get people doing good deeds for their community while they exercise has revealed it has big plans for Redbridge. A group of runners that use their exercise regime to help out local community projects are hoping for a large-scale expansion in Redbridge.
"11.08.2016 12:13:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Night Tube to run this weekend ahead of official launch A test run of the Central Line's new Night Tube service will take place this weekend, but members of the public will not be able to take advantage just yet. Are you excited for Night Tube to start next week?
"11.08.2016 11:03:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter at surgery in Ilford Do you have a story you think is worthy of the front page, or just a suggestion for a new section of the paper? Ralph Blackburn will be in Costa Coffee, The Exchange, Ilford, from 4pm to 5.30pm today.
"11.08.2016 10:24:29" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge residents could save lives by converting disused phone boxes Residents are being encouraged to convert iconic red phone boxes into life-saving hotspots by installing heart attack equipment around the borough. The classic phone boxes could get a new lease of life under this project.
"11.08.2016 09:44:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford shooting: Parents warned authorities 'thousands' of times before boy, 11, was shot Parents claimed they warned authorities “thousands” of times about drug dealers near a park, before a child was hit by a stray bullet while playing. For the full two page coverage on the shooting buy today's Ilford Recorder.
"11.08.2016 09:17:15" Timeline Photos The latest Ilford Recorder is out now!
We have two pages on the Ilford shooting, with eyewitnesses reports, a description of the suspect and a first person account from our reporter who was at the scene.
"11.08.2016 06:39:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge's child mental health services temporarily cut to save money Children's mental health services in Redbridge are to be drastically cut to save money. Vital mental health services in Redbridge are set to be temporarily withdrawn as part of a cost-cutting exercise.
"10.08.2016 14:49:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gants Hill dad, 67, proves it's never too late by becoming a bodybuilder A Gants Hill man, who works 57 and a half hours a week at a hospital, has entered his first bodybuilding competition aged 67. Good on him http://bit.ly/2biQOlq
"10.08.2016 12:04:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford fly-tipper 'didn't know when bin day was' Two residents have been handed a combined bill of more than £600 for fly-tipping, after one man claimed his rubbish was making his house smell and he didn't know when his rubbish would be collected. Whoops.
"10.08.2016 10:48:23" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford shooting: Police issue description of suspect Police have issued a description of the man they are hunting over the shotgun shooting in Loxford Lane, Ilford, on Monday. We have an update on the shooting in Loxford Park, police have issued a description of the suspect. Can you help?
"10.08.2016 08:08:55" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Wanstead community unites to help fire-hit families Neighbours who assisted residents after a fire destroyed their homes have raised more than £3,000 and collected hundreds of bags of food and clothes. True community spirit.
"10.08.2016 07:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Timeline News, sport and what's on from the Ilford Recorder Are you a Hammers fan?
Check out our interactive West Ham timeline telling the story of the club from their very first game at Upton Park through to their move to the Olympic Stadium.
Featuring brilliant videos, pictures from the Recorder's archives and
"09.08.2016 14:11:36" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Father of Woodford Green girl with rare brain tumour calls for more funding from government The father of a six-year-old girl with an incurable childhood cancer is calling for the government to fund more research into the rare illness. Can you sign the petition?
"09.08.2016 10:46:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford shooting: Boy hit in cheek by shotgun pellet An onlooker has described the chaos when a quiet afternoon in Loxford Park was shattered by two gun shots with one “grazing” an 11-year-old boy's face. We have an update from the shooting in Loxford Park yesterday. The boy was hit in the cheek with a shotgun pellet, while the 22-year-old man remains in critical condition.
"09.08.2016 07:45:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Boy, 11, hurt and man 'critically injured' after shooting 'with big gun' at playground in Loxford Park, Ilford A man in his 20s is in critical condition in hospital and a 11-year-old boy has suffered minor injuries after being shot in a children's playground in Loxford Park, Ilford, yesterday afternoon. A man in his 20s is fighting for his life after being shot in Loxford Park, yesterday afternoon. Find out the latest here:
"08.08.2016 17:15:39" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Child and man injured after reported shooting near Loxford Park, Ilford There have been reports of a shooting in Loxford Lane, Ilford, metres from a children's playground, and a man and a child have been taken to hospital. UPDATE: We can now confirm a 11-year-old boy and 40-year-old man have been taken to hospital, after being shot at the playground in Loxford Park, Ilford.
"08.08.2016 16:57:50" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Child and man injured after reported shooting near Loxford Park, Ilford There have been reports of a shooting in Loxford Lane, Ilford, metres from a children's playground, and a man and a child have been taken to hospital. We have some breaking news, there has allegedly been a shooting in Loxford Park.
"08.08.2016 06:12:56" Morning Redbridge,
Chloe here with this morning's news.
Traffic in the borough is flowing so far.
If you have a story email email@example.com or call 0208 477 3825.
Have a lovely day!
"08.08.2016 06:07:50" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Concerns aired over flights above Redbridge after airport expansion approved Campaigners have been left angered after a £344m expansion programme at London City Airport was given the green light. Ministers gave the go-ahead for plans which are expected to see a dramatic increase in flights over the borough.
"07.08.2016 11:29:22" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Valentines Mansion Artists exhibit their work based on Shakespeare in Ilford. Shakespeare may have written “what's past is prologue”, but for the artists in residence at Valentines Mansion, their pieces based on his work are very au courant. Thourght provoking ideas at free exhibition http://bit.ly/2aE2Tmx
"06.08.2016 22:03:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Reporter goes wild for the night in Hainault Forest As I walk along the path, armed with a rucksack and a three-year-old, I try to remind myself why I thought sleeping in the forest for a night would be a good idea. Not every day you get to sleep under the stars in Hainault Forest. The woodland trust staff were so knowledgable and passionate and have some great outdoor events to help adults and children get back to nature.
"05.08.2016 14:56:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Corbyn supporter Diane Abbott tells Ilford North MP Wes Streeting he should 'consider his position' Ilford North MP Wes Streeting has asked a senior Labour MP to “clarify what she meant” when telling him to “consider his position”. “I have considered my position. I should stand up for what I believe in."
"05.08.2016 10:31:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge friends' 'bumblebee' bus to give hope to Syrian refugees A university lecturer and his paramedic friend have transformed an out-of-service coach into a medical “bumblebee” bus for refugees in Greece. Nice work guys!
"04.08.2016 17:37:13" Ilford Recorder Police caused around £1,000 worth of damage This
"04.08.2016 15:06:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford cancer survivor hopes new book will inspire others to 'hold on to life' A cancer survivor who wrote a book about her experience wants to inspire others to “hold on to life” while battling the disease. “Often they say of people with cancer 'he has survived or he has died', but there is much more to it."
"04.08.2016 14:55:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Share your stories with a Recorder reporter tomorrow morning in Newbury Park Come and share your stories with a Recorder reporter at one of our regular community surgeries. Think you have a story for us? Our next community surgery is in Newbury Park tomorrow morning with reporter Rosie Fenton, be sure to pop in and say hello!
"04.08.2016 09:13:29" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'I'm not dead, I was on holiday' – Chigwell pensioner speaks out after police raid bungalow A pensioner whose front door was smashed in by police over fears for his welfare has indignantly hit back – saying he was simply enjoying a summer break to the Balkans. Police caused around £1,000 worth of damage
"04.08.2016 06:11:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Calls to repair Woodford Green 'danger' bridge Demands for a park footbridge to be repaired have been ramped up – a year after it was closed over safety concerns. The walkway has been shut since August 2015. But a councillor has called for action, saying “oblivious” residents are still using it, unaware of the danger.
"03.08.2016 14:07:06" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Fundraising drive for Ilford pocket parks to begin Fundraising drive for Ilford pocket parks to begin 14:01 03 August 2016 Ellena Cruse Volunteers standing behind the fruits of their labour. Archant Share Comment Email this article to a friend To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Cecelia Young volunteers help make the dream of a pocket park a reality in #ilford: http://bit.ly/2azHaK6
"02.08.2016 16:57:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Two men convicted for 'cold-blooded execution' of body found in Epping Forest Two men have been convicted of murder after they shot a Turkish man four times, trussed him up and buried his body in Epping Forest. The pair shot Hidir Aksakal four times, including in the mouth
"02.08.2016 15:47:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Abandoned picnic on Ilford Cricket Club's wicket slammed 'appalling' Untouched burgers, half eaten chips and bottles of coke: this was the “appalling” sight discovered on the wicket of the Ilford Cricket Club on Monday morning. Disgusting.
"02.08.2016 14:33:09" ilfordrecorder.co.uk City Gates church opens new building with 'homecoming' ceremony in Ilford A church unveiled its brand new building at an opening ceremony after seven years of worshipping at a cinema. See our gallery:
"02.08.2016 12:00:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pride in Redbridge: Wanstead's guerilla gardeners give back with pop-up plots A gardeners' group hoping to inspire others in the borough has been transforming “sad” plots of public land. 'It's a really nice community thing, it's not just about planting plants – it's about giving people ownership of their high street'
"02.08.2016 07:26:29" ilfordrecorder.co.uk How mercenaries, mobsters and a porn awards helped a Woodford Green publishers win a national prize An independent publishers, whose authors include contract mercenaries, ex-mobsters and tattoo artists, has won a national literary prize. Mercenaries, mobsters and adult entertainment turned out to be a winning combination for this prize-winning Woodford Green publishing house.
"02.08.2016 06:59:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Costa Coffee franchise wins Redbridge Business of the Year The company which runs Costa Coffee shops in the borough has won Redbridge Business of the Year at a city-wide awards ceremony. The company which runs Costa Coffee cafes in the borough has won a prestigious prize at a London-wide business awards ceremony.
"02.08.2016 06:19:22" Good morning Redbridge, Matt here with this morning's travel update. The borough's roads look clear for the most part, although there is some traffic on the A12 between Gants Hill and Redbridge Roundabout, and on the M11 into Woodford. On the tube there's
"01.08.2016 15:42:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents 'lucky to be alive' after fire engulfs Wanstead block of flats Residents said they were lucky to be alive after the roof of their apartment block was completely destroyed by a fire which trapped an elderly couple inside their top-floor flat. “We came out and the woman was screaming 'help me'. The fire was in the hallway of their flat. As soon as we were downstairs we heard a big bang and the door of their flat collapsed while they were still inside."
"01.08.2016 14:33:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Hainault fire station opens doors as part of 150th anniversary celebrations The public are invited to Hainault fire station for a celebratory open day to honour the London Fire Brigade's 150th anniversary. Any mini firefighters will be interested in going to this.
"01.08.2016 10:27:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Elderly man and woman taken to hospital after fire destroys Wanstead flat Two people were taken to hospital after a fire completely destroyed a flat in an apartment block.
"01.08.2016 07:23:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Two people taken to hospital after fire destroyed Wanstead flat Two people were taken to hospital after a fire completely destroyed a flat in an apartment block. Harrier Avenue, Wanstead, remains closed at the A12 Eastern Avenue junction.
"01.08.2016 06:26:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gants Hill rabbi: Educating young people key in fight against anti-Semitism Anxiety and concern over anti-Semitism in the borough is rife, according to a rabbi. “There's a lot of insecurity, especially with the older people. People are a bit jittery.”
"01.08.2016 06:14:36" Morning Redbridge!
Chloe here with this morning's news.
Traffic update: Congestion on the A406 North Circular Road southbound between South Woodford and Redbridge Roundabout.
Harrier Avenue in Wanstead is closed at the A12 Eastern Avenue junction
"30.07.2016 18:16:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man in critical condition after attack near Ilford station A man is fighting for his life after sustaining head injuries in the early hours of this morning. Can you help police?
"29.07.2016 14:01:55" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Wanstead hardest place to pass in the UK: More than two-thirds of learner drivers fail test Wanstead has been named as the toughest place in the UK to pass a driving test. Did you pass in Wanstead? Might be better to take you driving test up north.
"29.07.2016 10:52:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Little Heath School parents 'angry' over school bus confusion Parents are feeling “insulted” after confusion over a pilot scheme to cut door-to-door bus services for disabled pupils, according to a school governor. 'The service is a lifeline and now they're saying the pilot scheme is voluntary, which is absolutely insulting'
"29.07.2016 08:33:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ginger Pig butchers now open in Wanstead Famous butchers Ginger Pig has opened its doors today, after taking over the old A.G. Dennis site in Wanstead High Street. Will you be trying their famous sausage rolls?
"29.07.2016 06:27:41" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford church rises from the rubble to hold official opening ceremony A church is to hold an official opening ceremony for its multi-million pound building tomorrow (Saturday). The church cost £7.5 million to build and has five floors.
"28.07.2016 16:33:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Goodmayes primary school expansion approved by Redbridge Council with conditions Plans to expand a Muslim school were approved by the council's Regulatory Committee last night despite fears over road safety. The expansion of Al Noor Muslim Primary School, in Goodmayes, was granted planning permission subject to a number of conditions at a meeting of the council's Regulatory Committee last night.
"28.07.2016 15:03:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chat to a reporter at our Ilford Recorder community surgery today Have you got a story or an issue you want us to look into? Reporter Chloe Farand is now in Tinseltown, Woodford Avenue, Gants Hill. Come for a chat or just to say hi.
"28.07.2016 10:06:30" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford's Sainsbury's development rejected by council's Regulatory Committee A contentious plan to build 683 new homes in the centre of Ilford was refused planning permission by Redbridge councillors last night. Here's our first report from last night's high-stakes meeting of the council's Regulatory Committee.
The proposed Sainsbury's development in central Ilford was refused planning permission.
"28.07.2016 10:05:50" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Chat to a reporter at our Ilford Recorder community surgery today Have you got a story or an issue you want us to look into? Meet an Ilford Recorder reporter this afternoon from 3.30pm at Tinseltown in Gants Hill.
"28.07.2016 10:03:02" youtube.com Swinging Trapeze Korri Singh Aulakh Promo Read our interview with the incredible Korri Aulakh, a former Loxford School pupil who is now a professional trapeze artist performing all over the
"28.07.2016 06:25:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk We won't let Brexit stop Ilford's regeneration – Redbridge Council leader The regeneration of Ilford town centre will not be halted by Brexit – that is the clear message from Redbridge Council's leader. 'Business as usual' - Redbridge's council leader insists Brexit won't halt the regeneration of Ilford town centre.
"27.07.2016 10:32:47" ilfordrecorder.co.uk New Wanstead Italian eatery Bombetta granted drinks licence An innovative new Italian restaurant has been granted an alcohol licence, and one of the owners sought to reassure residents it is “definitely not a bar”. It will offer rare Italian meats and cheeses and 'amazing and unusual' wines.
"27.07.2016 06:40:57" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Breaking and slithering: Police apprehend snake in Woodford kitchen There are many things you expect to find in your parent's kitchen, but a potentially deadly reptile is not one of them. The slippery suspect was safely apprehended.
"26.07.2016 16:42:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Wanstead man elected as new head of Muslim Council of Britain As the new head of the Muslim Council of Britain, Harun Khan has big plans for the organisation. “I want young people to know that if you work hard, you will be rewarded for that.”
"26.07.2016 14:50:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge consultation launches into controversial property licensing scheme A 12-week consultation on two contentious property licensing schemes was launched on Monday. Have you say on whether you think the property license scheme will improve standards for renters.
"26.07.2016 12:43:57" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Empty ward could be used for blood-testing after boiler breaks at Wanstead Hospital A hospital ward which has been empty for months could be used to house blood testing and physiotherapy services. Hopefully some good news in store for residents who won't have to trek to Whipps Cross for blood tests in future
"26.07.2016 10:53:24" romfordrecorder.co.uk 'Can I have a Big Mac?' London Fire Brigade release most ridiculous calls From a man calling to say that his “very very large friend” was stuck up a tree, to a man calling to request a Big Mac, the London Fire Brigade has revealed its top ten weirdest calls. One caller wanted to tell firefighters that she was scared of spiders. Listen to the calls here.
"26.07.2016 06:58:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Home News, sport and what's on from the Ilford Recorder Hi, Ralph here with your morning updates.
There are queues southbound in the M11 from Loughton to Woodford Green.
There is also some congestion in the A406 between South Woodford and Redbridge roundabout.
See our homepage for the latest travel
"26.07.2016 06:29:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk New Wanstead Italian restaurant Bombetta applies for alcohol licence Plans for alfresco drinking at a new upmarket Italian restaurant have been criticised by councillors and residents who fear it could lead to “drunkenness and anti-social behaviour”. What do you think?
"25.07.2016 17:47:21" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Charity cyclists complete tour of temples for Woodford Green children's hospice Hindu cyclists pedalled from temple to temple across the capital raising thousands of pounds for a children's hospice. Doing anything for charity? Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
"25.07.2016 15:00:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk FA 'disappointed' at decision to include Oakfields in Local Plan The FA has expressed is disappointment after the council included a playing field in its Local Plan on Thursday. How do you feel about the playing field being earmarked for housing development?
"25.07.2016 11:40:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Recorder joins Redbridge enforcement officer in fight against fly-tipping Engaging with the community is key in the crackdown on a culture of littering and fly-tipping, according to a senior enforcement officer. 'Some people think it's OK to fly-tip, to live in filth, but it's not'
"25.07.2016 09:32:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Enforcement team to act on allegations of car dealers illegally trading in Woodford Green Enforcement officers are to investigate allegations of a car dealership selling vehicles in the road, a meeting heard. “All of our neighbours are so angry, my husband has to park four streets away.”
"22.07.2016 13:08:43" romfordrecorder.co.uk Defenceless disabled man slapped across the face on late night train Police are searching for a man who slapped a disabled commuter after he tried to force his way into an occupied toilet. Can you help police?
"22.07.2016 08:14:26" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Council approves Local Plan including Oakfield Playing Fields The council approved its draft Local Plan at a heated four-hour meeting last night. The decision was made at last night's chaotic council meeting.
"22.07.2016 06:46:28" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge runners invited to work out and help out Runners are being encouraged to combine good deeds with exercise in an innovative new scheme. Good deeds with a work out sounds very rewarding
"22.07.2016 06:42:24" Hello Redbridge, Ann-Marie reporting for duty with your morning travel update: There is a clear route along the A12 and a good service running across the TfL tube and rail network. Got a story? Call the newsdesk on 02094773892 or email
"21.07.2016 17:27:13" One lane is blocked on the A406 North Circular southbound in Ilford before the Ilford Hill junction, because of a broken down bus. Congestion all the way to Woodford.
"21.07.2016 15:27:47" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Sadiq Khan implements signal changes to ease congestion at Redbridge roundabout New safety measures are being trialled a roundabout following concerns over congestion, air quality and road safety. You think the changes will help?
"21.07.2016 13:48:44" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Sadiq Khan pledges second police officer in every Redbridge ward Every council ward in Redbridge will get a second neighbourhood police officer patrolling the streets, the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan pledged today. Every council ward in Redbridge will get a second neighbourhood police officer patrolling the streets, the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan pledged today.
"21.07.2016 09:13:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Thieves 'knew we were in the car' claims girl, 8, kidnapped with her brother in Ilford A thief who stole a car with two young children in the back knew they were in there, one of the kidnapped youngsters says. Shocking revelation from the young girl who was in the back of her family's car when a thief jumped in and drove off with it.
"20.07.2016 15:47:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Woodford Green school rallies behind 'special little lady' in fight against brain tumour Children and teachers of a young girl diagnosed with a rare and aggressive brain tumour have rallied together to raise money for her treatment. "No child, no family should have to fight the battle that Kaleigh is fighting."
"20.07.2016 13:05:42" A sneak peek at Redbridge's new swimming pool The Recorder went behind the scenes at the opening of the borough's newest public swimming pool at Loxford School of Science and Technology yesterday. Read the full story here: bit.ly/29UkoeY
"20.07.2016 12:31:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford pupils create period app to tackle 'taboo' Students from an all-girls school say they wanted to confront embarrassment about periods, after creating a countdown monitor for menstrual cycles. The girls created the app called Code Red: Not a Taboo for You.
"19.07.2016 16:07:26" Timeline Photos The Recorder is at the Loxford School of Science and Technology this afternoon getting an exclusive look at Redbridge's newest public swimming pool. Full report in Thursday's paper and on our website soon but for now here's a glimpse of what you can look
"19.07.2016 14:04:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Misery for Redbridge commuters after delays on 'furnace' trains Commuters took to social media to vent their frustrations over delayed train services this morning. How was your commute today?
"19.07.2016 12:25:41" Cyclist hit-and-run in Goodmayes. Video: Adam Akram See the moment a cyclist gets knocked down in a hit-and-run in Goodmayes
Full story: http://bit.ly/29S1E34
"19.07.2016 09:45:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man found dead in Wanstead Park A man was found dead in Wanstead Park on Saturday evening. A man has been found dead in Wanstead Park
"19.07.2016 08:17:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Havering Council accused of failing to 'recognise needs of Muslims' over cemetery plans A town planning expert accused Havering Council of having a lack of regard toward its Muslim community, during a planning inquiry last week. Scathing comment made about Havering Council and its recognition of its Muslim community's needs
"19.07.2016 06:49:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk Harrison Gibson developer's plan for start-up hub 'absolutely fantastic' - what do you think?
"18.07.2016 14:48:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Youngsters 'lucky to be alive' after they are accidentally kidnapped by car thief in Ilford A father feels “lucky” his children are still alive after a thief drove off in his Audi with his two youngest children trapped in the back. Their mother was only metres away when the thief sped off with the two children trapped in the car.
"18.07.2016 11:28:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Sun shines on last ever Music in Wanstead Park festival Revellers turned out in force to wave farewell to the hugely popular Music in Wanstead Park festival on Saturday. Can you spot yourself in our picture gallery?
"18.07.2016 10:11:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gang jailed for 'terrifying' robberies in Ilford Three men who committed four violent robberies in Ilford and Romford over an eight day period, have been jailed for more than 14 years. They used knives, imitation guns and poisonous substances.
"15.07.2016 17:24:30" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Rabbi remains 'positive' after Pokémon Go makes Ilford's Holocaust Memorial Garden a pokéstop A rabbi welcomed the use of a Holocaust memorial garden as a pokéstop, calling the smartphone game it is part of an “opportunity to engage”. 'On one hand it's a bit disrespectful, but on the other hand people might actually learn about something that they didn't know existed' - what do you think?
"15.07.2016 14:19:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Elderly man injured in crash outside Faces nightclub in Cranbrook Road, Gants Hill An elderly man is believed to have been injured in a crash between a car and a truck outside Faces nightclub in Gants Hill. We understand the incident has caused traffic problems in the area.
"15.07.2016 11:20:16" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Woodford Green man jailed for trying to meet '13-year-old' girl for sex A school canteen worker wept in the dock as he was jailed for 16 months after he was caught trying to meet a 13-year old girl for sex. The former primary school worker was snared by online group Internet Interceptors.
"15.07.2016 09:55:36" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Nice attack: Redbridge pays respects to at least 84 deaths People of Redbridge are paying respects to victims of last night's tragedy in Nice, after at least 84 people were killed when a lorry crashed through a crowd. Horrible news.
"15.07.2016 09:42:59" Have you been exploring the borough with #PokemonGo? What do you think about the location-based augmented reality smartphone game? A great idea or something to be concerned about? Let us know. Comment or email email@example.com
"15.07.2016 06:53:04" Good morning. It's Rosaleen here with your travel update. There are delays on the A12 into town in Gants Hill between the Beehive Lane junction and Redbridge roundabout. After a dry start this morning, clouds will start to form later on and there may be
"15.07.2016 06:13:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Council leader: Campaign to keep Redbridge clean will be 'hard sell' The borough's leader has admitted a new campaign encouraging residents to have pride in Redbridge will be a “hard sell”, but believes the entire borough needs to change its attitude to solve the problem. Cllr Jas Athwal says everyone needs to work together to make Redbridge a cleaner place #ProudToCallItHome
"14.07.2016 14:49:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford church to 'build bridges' with those struggling with Brexit vote A church has become a place of refuge to those left shocked, confused and angry by the Brexit vote. Sessions are designed for people on both sides to talk about their feelings in a 'safe space'. A good idea?
"14.07.2016 09:35:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Meet a reporter in Goodmayes Do you have a front page story, or just want to discuss part of the paper? Head along to our community surgery in Goodmayes today. Pop along!
"14.07.2016 08:20:41" Got this week's paper yet?
"14.07.2016 06:23:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Church hands out sweets to shoppers in effort to tackle post-Brexit tension Members of one church took to the street to spread a message of unity in the wake of increasing incidents of hate crime following last month's EU referendum. Church members started a unique way of spreading the message of unity.
"13.07.2016 16:34:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge politicians weigh up Theresa May as new PM The leader of the borough's Conservatives has given Theresa May, who is set to become the new prime minister, his seal of approval. What do you think of the new prime minister?
"13.07.2016 11:11:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Book Awards 2016 honour borough's young writers More than 200 children attended Redbridge Town Hall last night to celebrate the borough's 13th annual book awards. Up and coming young writers from across the borough were recognised at the 13th annual Redbridge Book Awards last Thursday.
"13.07.2016 06:42:26" Good morning! Rosie here with your travel update. There is currently congestion on the A406 North Circular Road going southbound between South Woodford and Redbridge roundabout, with more traffic on the A406 heading south between the junctions for the M11
"13.07.2016 06:07:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk High rate of satisfaction for GP surgeries in Redbridge The majority of people in Redbridge say they would recommend their doctors' surgeries to someone who had just moved to the area. Is this how you feel?
"12.07.2016 15:17:21" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Patients sent to Whipps Cross after boiler problem forces Wanstead Hospital blood clinic to close Patients are being turned away from the phlebotomy service at Wanstead Hospital due to a boiler problem. The trust says the closure is temporary and it has no plans to move the unit.
"12.07.2016 14:53:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gowns and hats for Green Lane pre-school pupils' graduation ceremony Dressed from top to toes with bright green gowns and hats, 70 three and four-year-olds picked up their end of year diplomas at their first graduation ceremony. Never too early to graduate.
"12.07.2016 14:09:10" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Win an amazing adventure holiday for you and your family and experience the beauty of the Black... Embark on a three day round trip (including flights) during which you will taste local specialities such as the famous Black Forest Gateau, discover nature, absorb vibrant city culture, learn about technological innovations, indulge yourself in the Fancy a few days in the beautiful Black Forest? Enter our competition, sponsored by Fly Baden, for your chance to win a family trip.
"12.07.2016 13:05:06" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Save Oakfield Site supporters to hold mass protest at council meeting Campaigners looking to stop a playing field from being developed on are set to make their voices heard at a full council meeting next week. Will you be protesting next week?
"12.07.2016 06:44:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Mum of Ilford crash victim forgives guilty trucker The mother of a 21-year-old student who tragically died after a car crash has forgiven the man who pleaded guilty to causing his death by dangerous driving. Hassan Sheikh died after a car collided with his on the A13 last year. He was only weeks away from finishing his business degree.
"11.07.2016 15:39:58" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Government steps in over finance management at Ursuline Academy, Ilford An academy is facing government intervention over failures in its financial management. The finances of the school are being monitored by the Education Funding Agency (EFA) after it identified “failure in governance and financial management” in the school's 2014/15 accounts.
"11.07.2016 15:35:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police appeal after man ambushed by gang and stabbed in Ilford A man was ambushed and stabbed “several times” in a street yesterday morning. Here's an update on the incident in Ilford yesterday. Can you help police? Please share
"11.07.2016 14:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Concerns raised over 'stabbing' in Ilford Concerns are growing after police cordoned off a road following a suspected stabbing. Did you see what happened?
"11.07.2016 13:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Seven Kings' Sikh Empowerment Association hold sponsored walk for the homeless A Sikh group serving up hot meals for the homeless held a sponsored walk to raise money for a much-needed new van. Can you help the group raise money for a much-needed van to feed the homeless?
"11.07.2016 12:00:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Paranoid' former Goodmayes man, 87, who shot his wife cleared of murder by doctor's report The murder trial of a man, 87, accused of shooting his wife dead at an Essex care home has dramatically ended early after new medical evidence came to light. Ronald King, who killed his wife of 50 years and told the court he was going to shoot his "living corpse" sister, admitted manslaughter by diminished responsibility after updated doctor's reports found he was paranoid and suffered from
"11.07.2016 10:50:53" romfordrecorder.co.uk Trucker who caused A13 crash in Rainham that killed Ilford student pleads guilty A trucker who caused a smash that killed a student after switching lanes without checking his mirrors today pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving. The man who caused a crash on the A13 that led to the death of 21-year-old Hassan Sheikh pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving in court last week.
"11.07.2016 06:28:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Public meeting tonight to discuss Oakfields Playing Field plans Members of the public will have a chance tonight to air their views on the contentious plans to build on Oakfields playing field. The borough's residents are encouraged to attend a meeting tonight to voice their opinions on the on-going Oakfields development controversy.
"11.07.2016 06:19:24" Good morning Redbridge, Matt here with your first travel update of the week. There is currently heavy congestion on the A12 between Beehive Lane and Redbridge roundabout, with more traffic on the A406 heading south between the junctions for the M11 and
"08.07.2016 11:10:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk London mayor Sadiq Khan pledges to respond to Redbridge Roundabout problems in 14 days Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has pledged to respond to the issues of Redbridge Roundabout within 14 days during his first visit to the borough since his election. Sadiq Khan also promised to look at funding to install a lift at Newbury Park station.
"08.07.2016 06:54:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge's new Detective Inspector urges victims to report hate crime Residents who experience racial, homophobic and domestic abuse are urged not to suffer in silence. New detective inspector has urged hate crime victims not to suffer in silence.
"07.07.2016 08:41:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Citizens Advice Redbridge aims to 'always be here' to help more people A charity chief executive praised the “dedication” of volunteers who have helped thousands of people across the borough during the past 77 years. Redbridge's Citizens Advice service has been going since 1939 and has helped thousands. Have you been one of them? Call the newsdesk on 02084773892
"07.07.2016 08:33:32" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post For your chance to win one of five family tickets to Zoorassic Park at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out today). Good luck!
"07.07.2016 06:19:30" Good morning!
Chloe here with this morning's news.
Traffic update: Slow traffic on the #A12 into Gants Hill between Beehive Lane junction and Redbridge Roundabout.
Have you got a story? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have a lovely day!
"07.07.2016 06:10:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Dad's distress after shot Pc's Ilford memorial is vandalised The father of a police officer shot in the line of duty has spoken of his distress after vandals smashed his son's memorial. “It was completely broken into bits, it's just so mindless."
"06.07.2016 15:07:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Bungling burglar caught in lake after fleeing Snaresbrook Crown Court following trial He escaped out of court room after realising a prison sentence was inevitable.
"06.07.2016 11:32:57" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Mother awarded £11m after King George Hospital mistakes left son with brain injuries The mother of a boy left with catastrophic brain injuries due to medical blunders during his birth at King George Hospital has been awarded £11m in a High Court settlement. Very sad story.
"06.07.2016 07:06:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ex-Goodmayes man, 87, who shot his wife told police 'she had suffered enough', a court heard A former Goodmayes pensioner who killed his wife of 50 years told police “she had suffered enough”, a court has heard. 'She suffered enough' said pensioner who killed his wife of 50 years.
"06.07.2016 06:47:51" Good morning Redbridge, Ann-Marie here with your morning travel update. There are severe delays on the tube - repairs to a signal at Edgware Road is causing severe delays on the Circle, District, Hammersmith and City and Metropolitan Lines. On the roads
"05.07.2016 12:14:43" romfordrecorder.co.uk Junior doctors reject new contract deal Junior doctors and medical students in England, who are members of the British Medical Association, have rejected a new contract agreement with the government. Members of the British Medical Association have refused to accept the new proposed contract from the government.
"05.07.2016 06:07:22" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents invited to consult on new free school earmarked for west of Redbridge Plans to bring a new secondary school and sixth form to the west of the borough are now in motion. New school could take 180 year 7 pupils in 2018
"04.07.2016 17:17:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man killed after being hit by tube at Gants Hill station A man has died after being struck by a train at Gants Hill Tube, the second death at the station in the last two and a half months. Some sad news for you this evening:
"04.07.2016 17:16:33" ilfordrecorder.co.uk False bomb scare in Ilford Exchange shopping centre over abandoned bag Everyone had to be evacuated.
"04.07.2016 17:02:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk More than 30 Redbridge schools due to close in support of NUT strike More than 30 schools in the borough will be closed tomorrow after a teachers' union called for a one-day strike. 26 primary schools and six secondary schools are expected to be fully closed tomorrow.
"04.07.2016 11:12:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Fun for all the family at Fairlop Fair Mercifully the sun shone on Saturday allowing people of all ages to enjoy the attractions at Fairlop Fair. See if you made it into our gallery:
"01.07.2016 16:40:29" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents' fears over development in south of Redbridge Campaigners are calling for further consultation on the council's draft Local Plan following concerns over its impact on the south of the borough. Residents' group Noise is worried about the amount of proposed development falling within IG1, IG2 and IG3 post codes. Are you?
"01.07.2016 16:15:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Six found guilty of benefit fraud following Redbridge Council investigation “When people commit fraud against the council, they steal from you, your friends, family and the community."
"01.07.2016 10:00:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Vandals smash Ilford memorial to brave police officer shot in the line of duty We have some shocking news.
"01.07.2016 08:12:36" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Somme centenary: Seven Kings man shares tale of grandfather, 43, killed on battle's first day The unfulfilled promise of the “lost generation” is an enduring image of the First World War, with scores of young men lying in pieces on the battlefields of the Western Front and beyond, their hopes, dreams and futures all obliterated by the metal war "July will be a time for remembering them, really doing what we can to try and make their memory live on and remember what they actually did for us" http://bit.ly/29ws20C
"01.07.2016 07:35:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Labour councillors divided over Jeremy Corbyn The borough's Labour councillors are split in their views of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership of the party. Ilford's two Labour MPs Wes Streeting and Mike Gapes have both publicly called for Mr Corbyn to resign.
"30.06.2016 13:53:29" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Child sex exploitation exposed in Redbridge in new report Increasing numbers of cases of child sexual exploitation (CSE) are being identified and addressed in the borough, says a council report. “Prior to Rotherham and Rochdale this issue was hidden to some extent but Redbridge is taking its responsibility seriously."
"30.06.2016 12:30:06" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Muslim school teacher threatened in Woodford Green following EU vote A Muslim school teacher said she was stopped in the street and told she would be forced to leave Britain following last week's historic referendum vote. He told her 'you're next'.
"30.06.2016 06:49:29" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge top for prostitution cautions in London A leading outreach worker has said police tactics undermine the safety of prostitutes, after figures showed Redbridge officers issued 150 more cautions than any other borough. Concerns over police tactics as figures reveal Redbridge officers handed out more prostitution cautions than anywhere else in London.
"29.06.2016 16:06:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Clayhall pond fish rescued from torrential rain-flooded road by caring duo A woman and a schoolgirl saved the lives of fish that had been swept from the pond in Claybury Woods and Park into the road during last week's torrential rain. You might not hear them, but fish in this pond are full of gratitude to this pair http://bit.ly/292Ptxz
"29.06.2016 06:15:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford preacher Anjem Choudary denies terror offences British preacher Anjem Choudary has gone on trial over speeches allegedly posted on YouTube. Mr Choudary and Mr Rahman, of Sidney Street in Whitechapel, east London, deny the charges against them.
"28.06.2016 17:42:25" Timeline Photos To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, we are publishing a special 24-page supplement. Catch Friday's Recorder to get your copy.
"28.06.2016 13:54:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Gang smashes van before attempting to drag driver in 'scary' Woodford Green attack A group of men attempted to drag a driver out of his van after smashing his windows in yesterday afternoon. 'It was actually pretty scary, they were holding sticks and planks of wood'
"28.06.2016 11:31:03" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police appeal after man in his 50s stabbed at General Havelock pub in Ilford A man in his 50s was found stabbed in the heart after police were called to reports of a large disorder at a pub on Saturday. Did you see what happened?
"28.06.2016 11:14:33" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post For your chance to win a family ticket to KidsFest at Marsh Farm Animal Park, don't forget to buy your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out Thursday). Good luck!
"28.06.2016 06:28:14" Good morning!
Chloe here with this morning's news.
Traffic update: Congestion on the A406 North Circular Road southbound between South Woodford and Redbridge Roundabout.
There is also heavy traffic on the A12 into Chadwell Heath between Moby Dick and
"28.06.2016 06:14:44" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Migrant charity launches project tackling hate crime early A leading charity is offering support to migrant victims of hate crime in the borough, after reports of a rise in xenophobic crimes following Britain's decision to withdraw from the European Union. Chief executive Rita Chadha said she believed the level of verbal assaults towards migrants in East London increased over the weekend.
"27.06.2016 16:07:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Tiffany jewellery and Rolex watch stolen in Chigwell burglary Tiffany jewellery and a Rolex watch were stolen after a home was burgled during the day. Has anyone tried to sell you any of these? See our gallery:
"27.06.2016 15:46:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Volunteers hand out cold drinks in Ilford to remember Sikh guru Volunteers handed out cold drinks to shoppers to celebrate a Sikh guru. 'Hopefully people went away with a better understanding of the Sikh faith'
"27.06.2016 13:29:00" Timeline Photos Who went to St Peter's church's Shakespeare-inspired flower festival at the weekend? http://www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk/news/aldborough_hatch_church_welcomes_thousands_to_shakespeare_inspired_flower_festival_1_4593459
"27.06.2016 12:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Concert to prolong life of Jessie J's former Seven Kings dance tutor West End singers and dancers are coming together in a show to help their former dance teacher fund a treatment that could prolong her life. Diane is a former teacher at the Wenn Stage Dance School. “If you ask any of her former students they will tell you how inspiring she was and it reflects in so many of them, who have gone on to do amazing things."
"27.06.2016 11:09:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Iain Duncan Smith backtracks on Vote Leave's £350million NHS claim after Brexit vote Woodford Green MP Iain Duncan Smith has distanced himself from claims £350million would be sent to the NHS each week in the case of a Brexit vote. 'I never said that during the course of the election.'
What do you think?
"27.06.2016 07:32:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford community centre launches appeal against planning decision An appeal has been launched by a community centre after it was refused a retrospective change of use. Will community centre's bid be successful second time around? http://bit.ly/28WMZBM
"27.06.2016 06:40:56" Good morning, Redbridge, hope you all had a good weekend, Ann-Marie here with your travel update - Heavy traffic on the A12 westbound between Beehive Lane and Gants Hill roundabout and there is a good service on the tube - got a story? Call the newsdesk
"24.06.2016 13:37:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge GLA member backs Boris Johnson to be next prime minister GLA member for Redbridge and Havering Keith Prince is already backing Boris Johnson to be the next prime minister. “We need to have someone with a vision for Britain outside of the EU to lead us to the promise land and that man is Boris Johnson."
"24.06.2016 13:35:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge community leaders divided over Brexit vote Community leaders have expressed their hopes and fears in the outcome of the UK's referendum vote to leave the UK. Community leader share's his views on the "type" of immigrants causing "social evils"
"24.06.2016 12:15:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford South MP warns jobs could be lost after Brexit vote “London is likely to lose thousands of jobs,” warned Ilford South MP Mike Gapes. “I am worried about the future of our country.”
"24.06.2016 11:45:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford North MP Wes Streeting calls for Jeremy Corbyn to 'take responsibility' Ilford North MP Wes Streeting has said Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn must take responsibility for his role in the failed campaign to remain in the European Union. “I think the Prime Minister was right to accept his role in the failed campaign."
"24.06.2016 07:41:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Prime Minister David Cameron resigns Prime Minister David Cameron will step down in October after the UK backed the campaign to leave the European Union. Prime Minister David Cameron has resigned.
"24.06.2016 05:01:59" ilfordrecorder.co.uk EU referendum: Redbridge votes to remain as Britain votes to leave Redbridge has voted to remain in the EU in line with most London boroughs. Finally we have a Redbridge result!
The borough voted to remain, with 69,213 votes to 59,020 in favour of leaving.
"24.06.2016 04:20:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk EU referendum: Britain votes to leave Europe in historic referendum Britain has voted to leave the EU with 52 per cent of the vote, although the result in Redbridge is yet to be announced. If you've just woken up, here's what you need to know this morning.
FYI we are seven hours into the count in Redbridge and still no result from the borough.
"23.06.2016 22:00:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk EU referendum: Live from the count at Redbridge Town Hall With polls now closed, counting of the votes has begun across the country. We're covering tonight's election count live from Redbridge Town Hall.
Follow @lauraburnip on Twitter for updates throughout the night, or check here for the need-to-know highlights:
"23.06.2016 16:40:35" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Homes flooded in Seven Kings as more rain and storms expected tonight Families in Seven Kings have been trying to look on the bright side after their homes were flooded following torrential rain this morning. Our reporter Ann-Marie is on the scene in Seven Kings speaking to residents whose homes have been flooded today - as more rain is forecast for tonight.
"23.06.2016 14:16:05" Ilford Recorder We've had reports that some houses have been flooded in the Seven Kings area.
Get in touch if you've been affected.
"23.06.2016 14:12:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Schools and libraries forced to close after flooding chaos Flooding across the borough has been causing disruption with trains cancelled and school closures. We've had reports that some houses have been flooded in the Seven Kings area.
Get in touch if you've been affected.
"23.06.2016 13:57:09" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Schools and libraries forced to close after flooding chaos Flooding across the borough has been causing disruption with trains cancelled and school closures. The High Road is under water in Seven Kings.
Let us know about any traffic problems and send us your pictures
"23.06.2016 11:52:58" Ilford Recorder Nightmare.
"23.06.2016 09:02:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Heavy traffic delays in Redbridge due to flooding Currently there is no service between Liverpool Street and Ilford due to flooding caused by heavy rain. Nightmare.
"23.06.2016 06:22:54" www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk New home for teenage refugee in Calais Jungle after Gants Hill pupils renovate caravan Used to sleeping in a cold tent on the muddy ground, the expression of gratitude on the face of a teenager living in the Calais Jungle is clear. Calais in news all the time, but pupils from gantshill do something about it: http://www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk/news/new_home_for_teenage_refugee_in_calais_jungle_after_gants_hill_pupils_renovate_caravan_1_4588739
"22.06.2016 13:02:03" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford pupils vote to remain in the EU in mock-up referendum Pupils at a secondary school voted to remain in the European Union in a mock-up referendum. Pupils across the borough get involved in the EU referendum.
"22.06.2016 10:35:59" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post For your chance to win tickets and go wild in the country at the first BBC Countryfile Live at Blenheim Palace, don't forget to get your copy of the Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow).
"22.06.2016 08:49:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Row emerges after anti-Muslim literature used to 'teach pupils about bias' A school has defended using far-right literature in Year 8 English lessons after it came under fire on social media.
"22.06.2016 07:57:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man jailed for 20 years following Goodmayes shooting A man, who fired seven shots at a 57-year-old from the boot of a car, has been jailed for 20 years for attempted murder. Officers traced £5,000 being transferred to Leonovs shortly after he fired seven shots at his victim.
"22.06.2016 06:25:52" Good morning!
Chloe here with this morning's news.
First a traffic update: there is queuing traffic on the A406 North Circular road southbound between South Woodford and Redbridge Roundabout
Congestion also on the A12 into Gants Hill between Beeehive
"22.06.2016 06:06:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Outrage as anti-Muslim literature used in Year 8 English lessons at Oaks Park High School A school has defended using far-right literature in Year 8 English lessons after it came under fire on social media. The article used states “some Muslim children grow up to become terrorists” and “the more we allow in, the more will come”.
"21.06.2016 15:39:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge young people urged to surrender their knives In an effort to save lives, young people in the borough are being urged to surrender knives in a week-long campaign that launched on Monday. Help save a life! Young people across the borough are urged to surrender their blades in either one of the two knife bins http://bit.ly/28LoTez
"21.06.2016 13:06:12" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Drivers face #BlakeHellRoad misery after four months of roadworks start in Wanstead Wanstead residents are facing 20 weeks of delays and congestion after gas works resumed on Blake Hall Road. This is not going to be fun... #BlakeHellRoad
"21.06.2016 11:24:36" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Garage homes plan for Ley Street thrown out over lack of affordable housing Councillors have refused plans to build 70 homes at a former car showroom following concerns over affordable housing, car parking and the scale of the development. Proposals have been refused. What do you think?
"21.06.2016 10:22:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Crossrail upgrades to try and regenerate Ilford station Ilford station could have a modern glass front and two new entrances installed under Crossrail regeneration work. What do you think of the designs?
See our gallery and vote in our poll here: http://bit.ly/28L2alL
"21.06.2016 06:43:44" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Report LGBT discrimination in Redbridge, urges charity campaigner Hate crimes and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents (LGBT) are under reported, a charity campaigner believes. Charity campaigner believes hate crimes and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents are going under reported.
"20.06.2016 17:24:11" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police increase patrols in Chigwell estate due to fear of drug dealing Officers have started conducting extra patrols in the Limes Farm estate – the scene of a shooting last year – to reassure residents. A man was shot there last year.
"20.06.2016 17:02:45" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Neighbours object over plans to chop down 'magnificent' Hainault willow Plans to cut down a “magnificent” willow tree in Hainault have been met with opposition by residents. One neighbour said the tree was "like an old friend providing inspiration, pleasures and reassurance".
"20.06.2016 15:16:26" ilfordrecorder.co.uk South Woodford church prays for EU referendum voters Churchgoers have prayed for “honesty and openness” in the lead up to the European Union (EU) referendum. 'God of truth, give us grace to debate the issues in this referendum with honesty and openness'
"20.06.2016 13:13:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford DJ Rude Kid to champion next generation of grime on Kiss FM radio show A music producer and DJ is set to raise the profile of grime as his new radio show hits the airwaves. Any grime fans?
"17.06.2016 17:06:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police investigating after boy, 14, stabbed in face in Hainault Police are investigating after a boy was stabbed in the face yesterday afternoon. Did you see what happened?
"17.06.2016 14:03:15" ilfordrecorder.co.uk King Solomon high school best friends climb over O2 in battle against disease Two best friends of 10 years will help each other climb over the O2 to raise money for a disability charity as one of them battles juvenile arthritis. “The climb will be a real challenge but I know, with the support of my best friend Gaya, anything is possible."
"17.06.2016 13:56:27" We have a children's page and every week we pick a 'STAR OF THE WEEK'. From good listening in the classroom to enjoying games at home, children aged three to 13 can become star of the week for lots of different reasons.
We write about what they like to
"17.06.2016 10:56:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Former Ilford pupil takes on adventure of a life time charity rally Two old university pals are to set off on a 10,000 mile adventure charity rally driving from London to Mongolia. All roads lead to Mongolia as two pals head out on the highway for charity.....
"17.06.2016 06:30:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Campaign launched over 'third world' homeless hotel in Ilford Homeless tenants of a bed and breakfast have launched a campaign after complaining of “absolutely terrible” conditions. "We're not asking for the Ritz, but a safe legal standard."
One former tenant has described a B&B used by the council to provide temporary accommodation for the borough's homeless as "third world".
"17.06.2016 06:20:02" Good morning Redbridge, Matt here with Friday's #travelupdate: Happy to tell you that the borough's roads look clear except for some slight congestion on the M11 southbound between Loughton and Woodford. On the London Underground there's currently good
"16.06.2016 22:00:00" Timeline Photos Can you help police? Susan, 95, was robbed in Barkingside on Tuesday. Read about it here: bit.ly/1UeYEAp Please share
"16.06.2016 20:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Struggling creative types' squat in former Barclays bank in Wanstead “Friendly” squatters who have moved into a former bank have started cleaning up the “abandoned” building. 'We're not saying squatting is the solution [to the housing crisis] but it's an immediate housing solution'
"16.06.2016 17:47:49" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge MPs pay tribute to Jo Cox who has died after being stabbed and shot Redbridge's MPs have paid tribute to colleague Jo Cox who has died after being stabbed and shot earlier today. 'Jo had a lifelong record of public service and a deep commitment to humanity'
"16.06.2016 16:21:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk Seven Kings vicar champions diversity in Church of England clergy
"16.06.2016 14:32:37" Tonight's EU referendum hustings in Barkingside has been CANCELLED after the awful news of Labour MP Jo Cox being shot and stabbed Yorkshire.
Please share the news with anyone who was planning to
"16.06.2016 10:07:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Smoke engulfs street during a house fire in Ilford A councillor, who captured the terrifying moment “plumes of smoke” from a house fire spread across a normally quiet road, has sent good wishes to the residents involved. 'There was a rush of commotion and sirens' #ilford http://www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk/news/smoke_engulfs_street_during_a_house_fire_in_ilford_1_4580175
"16.06.2016 08:59:16" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Come to our Recorder community surgery in Wanstead Have you got a story to share, or just fancy a chat and a cup of coffee? News editor Laura Burnip is at Costa Coffee in Wanstead High Street until 11am this morning for one of our new community surgeries.
Feel free to drop in for a chat and a cup of coffee!
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"16.06.2016 06:13:07" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Robbers have taken away my liberty' – pensioner, 95, targeted in Barkingside An elderly woman who was robbed in broad daylight has said the people who targeted her have “taken away her liberty”. 'I have lived here for 50 years and now I am afraid to go to the park' http://bit.ly/264tvSj
"15.06.2016 17:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Vandals target Albert Road Children's Centre in Ilford Police are investigating after a pram shed was smashed in at a children's centre. Did you see anything?
"15.06.2016 15:59:57" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Woodford tycoon and 'friend of Michael Jackson' jailed for VAT fraud A businessman who was a close friend of pop star Michael Jackson has been jailed for three years after a fraud investigation revealed he stole VAT money at his central London restaurants. He was found guilty of stealing £500,000 of VAT money.
"15.06.2016 11:07:48" Timeline Photos For your chance to win a pair of tickets to this year's British Summer Time at Hyde Park, don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow).
"14.06.2016 13:02:52" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Dippers swimming club stalwart, 96, honoured with British Empire Medal A volunteer who dedicated much of her life to providing people with disabilities the chance to swim received a birthday present like no other. 'I have always tried to help people less fortunate than myself – that's what life is about'
"14.06.2016 10:47:40" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents puzzled after man sets up camp in Wanstead park Residents have been left puzzled by a mystery tent set up in a park. 'I live a life of camping'
"14.06.2016 10:14:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford North MP Wes gives impassioned speech following Orlando LGBT shooting “In my constituency of Ilford North, Muslims don't murder gay people, they elect them.” “I know that I speak on behalf of all the diverse faith communities in my constituency in expressing my solidarity with the LGBT community in Orlando."
"14.06.2016 06:52:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pupils at Ilford Ursuline Academy debate and vote in mock-up EU referendum Pupils will be able to cast their vote and make their voice heard in a mock-up European Union (EU) referendum next week. Pupils get the chance to have their voice heard in mock-up European Union referendum debate.
"13.06.2016 17:16:48" #TrafficUpdate: There are currently severe delays on the A406 southbound in Ilford after an accident involving two cars.
Severe congestion is expected as two lanes are currently closed.
Are you on the A406 now? Have you driven past the accident? If so
"13.06.2016 14:48:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Plans for 70 homes at Ley Street car showroom recommended for refusal Plans to build 70 homes on the site of a car show room will go before councillors next week after residents objected. A bid to build a Lidl supermarket on the site was turned down last year for being a "significant under development".
"13.06.2016 12:43:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Three Redbridge residents named in Queen's Birthday honours Three residents in the borough have been honoured for the hard work, dedication and charitable spirits. Congratulations!
"13.06.2016 11:21:10" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police appeal after defibrillator stolen from Woodford Tube station Police are searching for a man in connection with a series of defibrillator thefts at train stations. Can you help police?
"13.06.2016 09:59:53" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Street parties brave rain to celebrate Queen's 90th Birthday across Redbridge Royalists donned fancy dress at parties across the borough to celebrate Her Majesty's milestone birthday over the weekend. Cheers!
"10.06.2016 12:06:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Flashback: Euro '96 stars hit Gants Hill nightclub hours after drawing tournament's first game As Euro fever grips the nation, we take a look back at this week 20 years ago, when a trio of England stars were condemned for visiting a Gants Hill nightclub just hours after they drew the tournament's opening game with Switzerland. With the entire country preparing for England's first game of Euro 2016 on Saturday, we look back 20 years, to when three England stars were blasted in the press for hitting a Gants Hill nightclub just hours after the opening game of Euro '96.
"10.06.2016 09:59:17" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Arise, Sir Jack Petchey! 90-year-old receives knighthood at Buckingham Palace ahead of Queen's... He's a stalwart of the East End, a self-made man whose foundation has celebrated the achievements of hundreds and thousands of youngsters. Congratulations Sir Jack and everyone at the Jack Petchey Foundation!
"10.06.2016 08:02:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Seven Kings director creates film highlighting India's transgender community A British Indian filmmaker from Seven Kings has created a documentary about transgender people's lives in India. In Black Sheep, Reshel spends a month with transgender individuals, following their attempts at finding love, reuniting with family and pursuing their dreams. #LGBT
"10.06.2016 06:58:13" Good morning Redbridge, Matt here with your morning travel update. The road's are clear for the most part, with some slight queueing on the A12 between Gants Hill and Redbridge Roundabout. Despite part closures on the London Overground service, there is
"10.06.2016 06:25:13" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'We were just having a chat and all of a sudden a plane dropped a bomb on us' Watching images of migrants and refugees make their perilous way to Europe, one young woman cannot help but reflect upon her own experience. "We were just having a chat and all of a sudden a plane dropped a bomb on us."
In the build up to national refugee week, an Ilford mother shares her remarkable story.
"09.06.2016 14:00:20" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Families delighted at opening of revamped Wanstead playground Parents were delighted over the opening of a revamped playground, after 18 months of fundraising. Fun times!
"09.06.2016 12:16:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Guess the names of Valentines Mansion's chipmunks to win a prize To celebrate the arrival of two furry new residents, Valentines Mansion and Gardens are launching a competition for children. Heading to the park this weekend with your children?
"09.06.2016 08:42:21" This week's paper, out today
"09.06.2016 08:21:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Parents to fight for Little Heath School door-to-door bus service Parents of children with special needs have spoken out against a proposed pilot scheme to scrap a door-to-door school bus service. 'We all have to make cuts but this is picking on disabled and vulnerable children'
"08.06.2016 16:01:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Fraudster jailed after conning pensioners in Woodford Green A “callous” fraudster has been jailed after conning pensioners in Woodford Green. He spent the money eating at restaurants, placing bets and buying designer clothes and sunglasses
"07.06.2016 20:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Man and woman rescued from burning house in Chadwell Heath Firefighters rescued a man and a woman from a burning house this morning. 'A man and a woman were trapped by the fire in a first floor bedroom as there was heavy smoke in the stairway'
"07.06.2016 17:10:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Traffic at standstill after accident near Ilford Lane An accident near Ilford Lane is affecting traffic in the area. Good luck if you are going home that way.
"07.06.2016 16:07:01" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Family tribute to 'proud' great-grandfather who died after Wanstead crash A devastated family has paid tribute to a “proud” great-grandfather who died after he was hit by a car on Tuesday morning. Did you know Mr Sharma?
"07.06.2016 14:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Mystery surrounds 'explosion sounds' in Redbridge People took to social media after the loud bangs were heard in Wanstead, Woodford Green, South Woodford, Barkingside, Chigwell and Hainault. Did you hear anything unusual on Sunday night?
"07.06.2016 13:31:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford student wins national turkey cooking competition A student from Ilford has taken the crown after winning a national turkey cooking competition. Judges were left stuffed by her impressive main course.
"07.06.2016 12:39:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk MP warns 'baseless accusations' will shut down Israel Palestine debate after row over teenager's... Members of the community have warned the debate about Palestine and Isreal is at risk of being silenced because of “baseless accusations”. "The campaign against anti-Semitism is not helped by those who make baseless accusations about people like Leanne to shut down debate and discussion.”
"07.06.2016 11:52:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford vicar brawled with police and paramedic after alcohol binge A Church of England vicar shouted “I'm from the Vatican, you're ******” as he brawled with police after a vodka-fuelled nightclub binge. After technical issues we're back on Facebook...In case you missed it:
"01.06.2016 09:37:59" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Mini miracle' mosaics relieve migraines for Clayhall cancer survivor A cancer survivor suffering from a lifetime of “intense” migraines has found relief through the art of mosaics. 'I took to a garden table and I started to mosaic – the first was a disaster but as a consequence I found I wasn't in pain and I got immediate relief – it became an obsession'
"01.06.2016 06:27:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Canterbury leader 'feels terrible' for homeless Redbridge families moving to Kent barracks The leader of Canterbury City Council, where Redbridge is moving 208 homeless families over the summer, says he feels 'terrible' for the people relocating. What do you think?
"31.05.2016 16:13:02" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Former Chigwell student wins Britain's Got Talent Ex-West Hatch High School pupil, magician Richard Jones, has won this year's Britain's Got Talent competition on ITV. Watch the magician wow Simon Cowell and Amanda Holden here:
"31.05.2016 12:43:24" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pensioner hit by car in Wanstead dies in hospital Sad news this afternoon
"31.05.2016 12:38:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Charity denounces claims Redbridge's Speak Out Challenge winner disqualified over 'anti-Israel'... A charity has denounced claims Redbridge's regional winner in a speakers' competition was disqualified and silenced because of the nature of her speech. The Speakers Trust said being "concerned and saddened" after one of the contestants received abuse for her speech.
"31.05.2016 11:20:18" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pensioner fighting for life after being hit by car in Wanstead A man in his 90s remains in a critical condition following a crash this morning. See what happened?
"31.05.2016 06:24:08" Morning Redbridge. Hope you had a lovely long weekend. Chloe here looking out for this morning's news. If you have a story email email@example.com.
Traffic update: congestion on the A12 at Redbridge Roundabout into Gants Hill.
"31.05.2016 06:13:44" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police object to Lithuanian festival in Hainault after '1000 extremely drunk people' mar last... Police officers have asked for Redbridge Council to block a Lithuanian midsummer festival out of fear for children's safety, papers show. Redbridge police have asked for the application to be rejected after problems at last year's 6000-strong event. What do you think?
"30.05.2016 19:56:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Pizza Hut employees robbed at knifepoint in Barkingside Police have launched an investigation after Pizza Hut employees were robbed at knifepoint this morning. Shocking
"27.05.2016 11:34:46" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police called to reports of person shouting abuse at bus driver in Ilford Police were called to reports of a person shouting abuse at a bus driver this morning. How was your commute?
"27.05.2016 07:00:43" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Watchdog to examine death of Wanstead woman, 89 An ombudsman is due to investigate the death of a woman who died after she was taken to hospital because of the lack of blood flow in her legs. An ombudsman is to investigate the death of a woman who lived in Wanstead for 50 years http://bit.ly/1UhbbzZ
"27.05.2016 06:51:33" Goodmorning Redbridge, Ann-Marie here with your travel update. On the A12 there is minor congestion into town between Redbridge and Gants Hill roundabouts, minor traffic on the A406 southbound between South Woodford and Redbridge roundabout and the TFL
"26.05.2016 12:39:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Residents quiz Redbridge councillors at Local Forum in Seven Kings Fly-tipping, anti-social behaviour in Ilford town centre and the access of information from Redbridge Council were all issues raised at the Local Forum last night. Redbridge Council's chief executive said a conversation about the future of Ilford town centre will take place in a couple of months.
"26.05.2016 11:00:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Sexual predator' jailed for trying to rape female jogger in Epping Forest A 'violent sexual predator' who attempted to rape a female jogger near Epping Forest has been sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. 'James is a violent sexual predator and the sentence reflects the danger he presents to women'
"26.05.2016 08:43:52" This week's Recorder is out now. Go get one!
"26.05.2016 08:41:47" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Union warns 'soul of teaching has gone' as Seven Kings teacher resigns over pressure for results Teachers are giving up because “the soul of teaching” has gone, a union representative has warned. A worrying trend?
"26.05.2016 08:18:27" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Son of Ilford stab victim to appeal court verdict after lodger acquitted of murder The “shocked” son of a man who was knifed in the heart plans to launch an appeal against a court verdict after his killer was cleared of murder. Recorder Exclusive: The son of a man stabbed to death by his lodger reveals he plans to appeal the court's acquittal of the murder charge.
"26.05.2016 06:20:35" Good morning Redbridge, Matt here with your morning travel update. On the roads there's some slight congestion on the A12 between Gants Hill and Redbridge roundabout, but apart from that the roads are currently clear. There are however delays on the
"25.05.2016 17:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge CCG boss: Surgery at Loxford Polyclinic would only close as last resort A commissioning group has reassured patients at an under-fire surgery that it would only close as a “last resort”. 'We would like to make clear to people who use The Practice Loxford, that while the CQC does have powers to close a GP practice, this is a last resort'
"25.05.2016 15:09:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge Council buys 208 houses for homeless families ... in a Canterbury army barracks Redbridge Council is to move more than 200 of the borough's homeless families into a former army compound in Canterbury – 60 miles from Ilford. It's more than 60 miles away.
"25.05.2016 12:05:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Redbridge police cadets make anti-knife crime film after Woodford Bridge stabbing of 16-year-old Redbridge police cadets produced a short film to raise awareness among young people about knife crime following the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy outside a birthday party earlier this year. “It only takes a split second to cause an eternity of damage for all involved.”
"25.05.2016 11:53:38" Photos from Ilford Recorder's post To celebrate the launch of an all-natural healthy energy drink, find out how you can win a mountain bike and some other great prizes in this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow).
"25.05.2016 11:39:54" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Firefighters tackling basement blaze at Valentines Mansion Emergency services are currently tackling a basement fire at Valentines Mansion, it has been confirmed. Breaking news: 20 firefighters are currently tackling a basement fire at Valentines Mansion.
If you're around Valentines Park and have seen anything email Matthew.Clemenson@Archant.co.uk or call 0208 477 3957.
"25.05.2016 09:32:30" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Wanstead Park murderer admits 'horrifying' rape after cold case review A sex killer, serving life for battering a Finnish student to death in Wanstead in 2003, has also admitted a “horrifying” stranger rape two years earlier. DNA evidence linked Jason Dockrill to a rape two years prior to his brutal murder of Suvi Aronen in Wanstead Park.
"24.05.2016 16:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Child sex abuse charity faces closure after Redbridge Council cuts A charity which helps child sex abuse victims overcome their trauma may be forced to close after being hit by funding cuts. 'It's a desperate situation, we are frantically trying to find funders who can help us'
"24.05.2016 15:30:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police appeal after front door torched in Chigwell Police have launched an investigation after the front door of a house was set alight. Can you help police?
"24.05.2016 14:13:25" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Romanian lodger who knifed landlord in Ilford cleared of murder A Romanian lodger who knifed his landlord through the heart after a vodka binge walked free from court after a jury cleared him of murder. Florin Onea's lodger Marcel Crihan denied murder and manslaughter and was acquitted on both counts by the jury today
"24.05.2016 10:06:59" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Seven Kings primary teacher writes resignation letter to Nicky Morgan, accusing government of... A primary school teacher has written a resignation letter to the Secretary of State for Education, accusing the government of having “obliterated” the education system. “In some ways, I don't feel like a teacher at all anymore. I prepare children for tests. It's not something I'm particularly proud of ..."
"23.05.2016 15:16:34" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Woodford Fire Station marks 150 years of the London Fire Brigade Firefighters past and present gathered at Woodford fire station to mark 150 years of the London Fire Brigade. "It's like a second home, and the guys you're on watch with are your family."
Former members of staff gathered at Woodford fire station on Friday to mark 150 years of the London Fire Brigade. The Recorder went along to find out what the service means to
"23.05.2016 13:19:39" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Motion to create primary school places in South Woodford thrown out The council has rejected a motion to create 100 primary school places in the borough. Are you a parent from South Woodford?
"23.05.2016 11:00:28" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Crack down on littering in Ilford town centre A month operation to crack down “heavily” on littering in Ilford town centre will take place from the end of May. Let's keep our town clean.
"23.05.2016 09:00:05" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Tube services suspended at Redbridge stations after signal failure Tube services have been suspended between Hainault and Leytonstone because of a signal failure. How was your commute this morning?
"23.05.2016 07:38:38" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Bus diversions after accident in Woodford Green Bus diversions are in operation following an accident this morning. Been in Woodford Green this morning?
"23.05.2016 06:50:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Former Seven Kings councillor backs campaign for census tick-box for Sikhs A community leader has called for changes to the 2021 census to include a separate tick-box for Sikhs. Good idea?
"20.05.2016 17:30:00" Timeline Photos Missed your copy of the Bye Bye Boleyn mag? Pick up this week's Recorder or visit buyamag.co.uk/Leisure-Magazines/Bye-Bye-Boleyn/BBB1
"20.05.2016 15:32:56" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Cause of 'nauseating stench' in Hainault identified The cause of a “nauseating stench” has been identified as kerosene being stored as a central heating fuel. The cause of a 'nauseating stench' penetrating homes in Hainault has been identified http://bit.ly/1TrRGEu
"20.05.2016 13:37:58" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford teenager jailed over commuter's manslaughter An Ilford teenager who killed a commuter at Stratford station has today been jailed for two years and nine months. An Ilford teenager has been jailed over the manslaughter of a commuter at Stratford station http://bit.ly/22i5lBB
"20.05.2016 07:57:39" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Council votes unanimously against academisation in Redbridge Councillors unanimously voted for a motion against turning the borough's schools into academies at last night's full council meeting. 'We can't allow this government to destroy what is good in Redbridge'
"19.05.2016 15:02:31" Lets get straight to the point… or should that be wedge or platform
Do you have to wear high heels to work ? Are they the final flourish to your outfit and make you feel confident or are they a blister inducing hell?
Maybe you are on your feet all day
"19.05.2016 14:14:58" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Battle to save Oakfields Playing Fields has just started, campaigners say Oakfields Playing Fields campaigners say the battle to save the popular pitches has just started after a council report confirmed the site as a potential housing location. Campaigners urge London mayor Sadiq Khan to "act as he said" and oppose building on the green belt site.
"19.05.2016 11:55:00" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Bus hits schoolgirl, 12, in Ilford Lane A 12-year-old girl has been injured in a road traffic accident involving a bus in Ilford Lane, Ilford, this morning. More details on the 12-year-old hit by a bus this morning have been received http://bit.ly/1VaEoic
"19.05.2016 09:34:55" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Under-fire Loxford Polyclinic surgery could face closure A doctors' surgery serving 15,000 patients is under threat of closure after being placed in special measures. Loxford Polyclinic could close after being placed in special measures. What are your thoughts? http://bit.ly/251QlJU
"19.05.2016 08:49:22" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Bus hits schoolgirl, 12, in Ilford Lane A 12-year-old girl has been injured in a road traffic accident involving a bus in Ilford Lane, Ilford, this morning. A schoolgirl, aged 12, has been injured in a collision with a bus in Ilford Lane. Did you see what happened? Call Ann-Marie on 02084773892 http://bit.ly/1VaEoic
"19.05.2016 08:02:42" An incident has occurred in Ilford Lane near Mount Pleasant estate and Khartoum Road. A helicopter, the police and ambulance are at the scene. More details to follow. Please call Ann-Marie on 02084773892 if you have any information.
"19.05.2016 07:49:59" romfordrecorder.co.uk Junior doctors in Havering and Redbridge to vote on new deal A deal has been agreed in the long-running dispute over a new junior doctors contract. Junior doctors have agreed a new deal in the long running contract dispute http://bit.ly/1TIBTi6
"19.05.2016 07:00:47" Good morning Redbridge, Ann-Marie signing on with your traffic update. There is heavy traffic on the M11 between J5, A1168 (Loughton) and J4, A406 Woodford, minor traffic on the A406 southbound between South Woodford and Redbridge roundabout and on the
"18.05.2016 16:44:08" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Sir David Attenborough writes heartfelt 'encouragement' letter to Gants Hill university student It's not every day you get the chance to meet your idol and not all are lucky enough to receive a handwritten letter of encouragement from them when you do. What would you do if you got a handwritten letter from an icon like... Sir David Attenborough? http://bit.ly/1qu4OPg
"18.05.2016 13:33:48" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Head of male domestic violence charity says more needs to be done to help Redbridge victims The head of a domestic violence (DV) charity has called for the council and police to do more to encourage male victims to come forward. 484 males have been recorded as victims of domestic violence in Redbridge http://bit.ly/1NydS0x
"18.05.2016 10:50:20" Timeline Photos To find out how you can win a family break to Potters Resort in Norfolk, don't forget to get your copy of this week's Ilford Recorder (out tomorrow)!
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"18.05.2016 06:22:57" Morning, Chloe here with your traffic update.
There is congestion on the A12 between Redbridge Roundabout and into Gants Hill. This is affecting Beehive Lane.
If you have a story, email firstname.lastname@example.org or give me a call on 0208 477 3825.
"17.05.2016 17:27:51" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Honorary Essex girl' rabbi in Newbury Park reaching out to young Jews A newly-appointed rabbi has said her biggest challenge will be engaging with young people. 'Whatever age you are, people are always looking for meaning and a sense of belonging'
"17.05.2016 15:12:31" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford 23-year-old found guilty in Marcel Addai murder trial A 23-year-old gang member from Ilford has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after he and three others were found guilty of murdering 17-year-old Marcel Addai. 'This case is yet another example of the terrible grip that gang culture has on the men that embrace it'
"17.05.2016 11:55:19" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Hainault residents breathe in 'nauseating stench' from drains An investigation has been launched into an unidentified “oil spill” that is forcing residents to breathe in a “nauseating stench”. An "oil spil" is causing residents to breathe in a "nauseating stench", have you been affected? http://bit.ly/1XwCtoP
"17.05.2016 09:48:41" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Firefighters tackle house fire in Ilford after electrical fault Four fire engines and 21 firefighters tackled a blaze at a house yesterday evening. Fire yesterday...
"17.05.2016 06:39:04" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Teenager fatally stabbed Charlie Kutyauripo in heart outside Woodford Bridge birthday party,... A teenager stabbed his former friend to death outside a 16th birthday party allegedly due to a row over a tracksuit, a court heard. Teenager fatally stabbed former friend in the heart outside Woodford Bridge birthday party, a court hears http://bit.ly/1YxISOR
"16.05.2016 15:13:55" ilfordrecorder.co.uk 'Violent' hairdresser jailed for 12 years after glassing man in face in Gants Hill A hairdresser screamed “the system is ******” after she was jailed for 12 years for glassing a man in the face as he lay unconscious in the street. As she was escorted from the dock, she shouted 'the system is ******. People get less for killing people'
"16.05.2016 13:56:32" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Ilford's Exchange shopping centre evacuated after reports of fire A shopping centre was evacuated this afternoon following reports of a fire on an escalator. Were you at the Exchange this afternoon?
"16.05.2016 13:29:37" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Barkingside redevelopment eyes European Prize Barkingside town centre has been announced as the only UK finalist in a prestigious European competition celebrating outstanding public spaces across the continent. Cadiz, Copenhagen, Brussels and... Barkingside?
Redevelopment at Ken Aston Square has seen Barkingside High Street make the finals of a prestigious European award honouring outstanding public spaces across the continent.
"16.05.2016 12:56:14" ilfordrecorder.co.uk Police seize bikes 'ridden illegally' in Chigwell Police have seized two off-road motocross bikes which had been reportedly ridden illegally in Chigwell. Had any encounters with nuisance motorbikes recently?