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Help Havering leisure centres celebrate 30th annual swimathon and raise cash for Marie Curie

10:00 25 February 2017

Ann-Marie Abbasah

A swimmer, pounding the pool.

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A fitness firm that operates leisure centres in the borough is celebrating its 30th annual swimathon and encourages people to help it raise ...

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West Ham and Watford: Who is the best player to feature for both?

19:30 24 February 2017

Dave Evans, West Ham Correspondent

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We look at the players who have graced West Ham and Watford and assess the best. Do you agree?

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Upminster hoping for good finish to season

18:30 24 February 2017

Lee Power

Action from Upminster's clash with Southwold (pic Harry Lockwood)

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Murphy sets targets for final four fixtures

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West Ham and Watford: Who is the best player to feature for both?

19:00 24 February 2017

Dave Evans, West Ham CorrespondenT

Mauro Zarate, Watford

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We look at the players who have graced West Ham and Watford and assess the best. Do you agree?

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It was only matter of time before Danny and Nicky Cowley made national news and Arsenal should beware

18:00 24 February 2017

George Sessions

Lincoln City manager Danny Cowley and his brother and assistant Nicky gesture on the touchline during their FA Cup giantkilling of Premier League side Burnley (pic Dave ...

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Davis relishing London Raiders cup semi-final

17:00 24 February 2017

Lee Power

Tom Davis celebrates one of his goals for London Raiders against Chelmsford to the dismay of Lukas Zatopek (pic John Scott)

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Captain looking forward to facing Chelmsford ...

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Acclaimed poet teaches Harold Hill pupils art of rhyming words

16:05 24 February 2017

Ann-Marie Abbasah

Poet, Jacob Sam La Rose with Mead Primary School pupils.

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Pupils were treated to an afternoon of rhyming when an acclaimed poet visited their school to ...

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Goodmayes Island Records star Nick Brewer to deliver music workshops at Hornchurch school

17:00 24 February 2017

Ann-Marie Abbasah

Rapper Nick Brewer with pupils at Albany School

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A British rapper will run a series of school music workshops as a way of showing gratitude for the help he received from ...

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Ryman North: Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane admits he tried to re-sign Ade Yusuff before he joined Heybridge Swifts

15:00 24 February 2017

Ned Keating

Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

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Urchins come up against their former frontman this weekend

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Dagenham & Redbridge new boy Jake Howells praises relationship with boss John Still

16:00 24 February 2017

Ned Keating

Jake Howells of Dagenham & Redbridge (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

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Daggers winger also played under Still at Luton Town

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Chip and Chesney Hawkes heading to Romford as part of ‘dream’ tour

16:00 24 February 2017

Niall Joyce and Beth Wyatt

Chesney and Chip Hawkes (centre) with Chesneys brother Jodie (right) and guitarist Gary Nuttall. The band are playing at Romford's Brookside Theatre on Sunday

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‘Callous’ Tory government slammed as petition to save Hornchurch job centre is started

14:33 24 February 2017

Ryan Tute

Hornchurch job centre in North Street. Picture: Google Maps.

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The proposal to close Hornchurch job centre is another example of “putting profit before people”, according ...

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Ryman North: Paul Martin warns Romford ahead of Thamesmead Town battle

14:00 24 February 2017

George Sessions

Chris Taylor celebrates scoring Romford's winner against Witham (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

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Boro boss insists they still have work to ...

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Assistant manager Darren Currie hopes weekend off give Dagenham & Redbridge chance to get injured players back to fitness

13:00 24 February 2017

Ned Keating

Matt Robinson has been injured since the loss at home to Gateshead in November (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

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Daggers could welcome back two ...

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Neighbours thankful for lucky escape after ‘50 tonne’ tree comes crashing down in children’s playground

12:05 24 February 2017

Ryan Tute

Neighbours are thankful there were no children in the playground at the time. Picture: Perri Jay Shute.

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A mum-of-three received the fright of her life after a humongous tree was ...

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World Book Day: Can you match these stories to their opening lines?

18:00 24 February 2017

Beth Wyatt

World Book Day 2016 at St Ursula's Catholic Junior School, Harold Hill. Aaron (as Willy Wonka), Tierney (as Where's Wendy), Annie (as Annie). Picture: Michael Boyton

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The East London Football Podcast: West Ham visit Watford; Leyton Orient host Cheltenham; Dagenham & Redbridge get day off

12:00 24 February 2017

West Ham United's Manuel Lanzini tries an audacious attempt on goal against Watford at London Stadium (pic Nick Potts/PA)

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Archant’s Dave Evans, George Sessions and Ned Keating discuss the latest topics affecting our ...

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Essex Senior League: Barkingside boss Gursel Gulfer hopes ticket offer leads to big attendance at home to Clapton

11:00 24 February 2017

Ned Keating

Barkingside manager Gursel Gulfer (pic:George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

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Side offering tickets for £5 tonight, while kids go free

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Strictly Come Dancing’s Ola Jordan and TV personality Giovanna Fletcher to visit The Liberty for book signings

11:09 24 February 2017

Hayley Anderson

Ola Jordan with former dance partner Louis Smith Picture: PA Images

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Crowds will be gathering at The Liberty shopping centre this weekend as two celebrities will be visiting ...

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Rugby Union: Old Cooperians set sights on third place finish in London Two North East

11:00 24 February 2017

Ned Keating

Barnie Moul goes on the attack for Old Cooperians against Holt, with Kolade Awobowale in support (pic Stuart Young)

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Coach Craig Ratford has set squad target for ...

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Organisers of We Are FSTVL stopped in their tracks with plans to expand this summer

09:32 24 February 2017

Ryan Tute

We are FSTVL 2015

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Plans to expand a popular dance festival have been shunned after “serious concerns” were raised about drug use and crime levels.

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