East London and West Essex Guardian

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 13:00:00 +0100
Proud of your motor? Tell East London readers about your passion
Our first car is something that sticks with us.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 12:00:00 +0100
The day The Beatles came to Walthamstow
One of the most significant moments in Walthamstow history was over in a flash for one young fan as she recalls the day The Beatles came to town.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 08:00:00 +0100
Then and Now: A pub that became the hub of Chingford Green
The picture at the top of this page is of the Bull & Crown in 1895.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 11:00:00 +0100
No gang issues at Lee Valley Ice Centre
I must correct the impression given by your headline “Gang violence could mar plan for new Lee Valley Ice Centre” on your report of a pre-planning committee meeting last month.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 10:00:00 +0100
Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, Spar, Waitrose urgently recall these items
Supermarket chain including Asda, Co-op, Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons, Spar and Waitrose have urgently recalled a number of items.

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 09:00:00 +0100
Planning applications for the week to September 14, 2020
Chadwell Heath

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 10:11:50 +0100
Brexit politician brands Labour party 'unpatriotic'
Brexit Alliance Group’s Peter Whittle condemned Sadiq Khan’s plans to remove statues in the capital.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 08:00:00 +0100
Do you remember when cows wandered free in Wanstead Park?
It is great to see cattle coming back to Wanstead Park after an absence of two decades.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 18:24:06 +0100
Boris Johnson says second wave of coronavirus ‘inevitable’ in the UK
Boris Johnson is warning that a second wave of coronavirus has arrived in the UK, as scientists reported the “widespread growth” of the virus across the country.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 17:52:06 +0100
Ilford Lane takeaway BIM's wins bid for late 'trial run'
A takeaway refused permission for later opening hours has won its bid for a “trial run” this weekend.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 16:36:44 +0100
UK coronavirus R value remains above 1 - Sage warning
The reproduction number, or R value, of coronavirus transmission across the UK remains above 1.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 16:04:06 +0100
London two weeks behind coronavirus lockdown regions - Sadiq Khan
London is two weeks behind some regions of the UK where tighter lockdown restrictions have been imposed, Sadiq Khan has said.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 11:50:23 +0100
London New Year fireworks cancelled due to coronavirus
London’s New Year fireworks have been cancelled this year, after Sadiq Khan confirmed that the budget has been axed.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:20:00 +0100
Will there be a second national lockdown? Matt Hancock gives update
Heath Secretary Matt Hancock has refused to rule out the possibility of a second national lockdown for England.

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 13:20:00 +0100
Local lockdowns: These areas across England could be next
New figures have revealed which areas across England have reported a rise in Covid-19 cases in the seven days to September 14, 2020.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 18:00:00 +0100
Leytonstone's Luna Lounge may lose licence after conflict with police
Police are calling for a Leytonstone live music venue to have its licence revoked after a disagreement with the owner.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:00:00 +0100
When actor Ray Winstone made a grandmother's day at Roydon school fete
This picture of Ray Winstone brings back lovely memories for Lisa McGee and her family.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:29:04 +0100
Tributes paid to officer who died in Redbridge motorbike crash
Respects have been paid to a police officer who died after a motorbike crash.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 06:00:00 +0100
Cows are back to graze at Wanstead Park
Cows “with many years of public grazing experience” will be coming to Wanstead Park.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:22:07 +0100
Coronavirus or the common cold? How to spot the difference
Medical experts have published new advice on how to spot the difference between the symptoms of coronavirus and the common cold.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 17:23:33 +0100
Nectar card scheme launches at another high street chain
Nectar card customers will now be able to earn points when spending money at high street chain Argos, the loyalty scheme has confirmed.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:10:00 +0100
Freeview confirms closure of two channels and moves five others
Freeview have confirmed that two channels on the platform have been closed and five others have been moved as part of a new shake-up.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 11:10:45 +0100
Boots, Superdrug and Lloyds Pharmacy update rules for shoppers
Retailers including Boots, Superdrug and Lloyds Pharmacy have shared an update on the rules for shoppers.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 10:50:00 +0100
Coronavirus: When should you self-isolate - and get a test?
While Covid-19 will be a mild illness for many people, with some not experiencing any symptoms at all , it can be difficult to know when the right time is to self-isolate.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 07:29:12 +0100
Traffic for Hertfordshire, London and west Essex - recap
Live traffic and travel updates for September 17, 2020.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 17:00:00 +0100
People paid to remove Chingford fly tip fined almost as much as fly tipper
A fly tipper was fined hundreds of pounds for dumping rubbish in the street - and then people sent to remove it were fined hundreds more because they did not have a licence to do so.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 07:00:00 +0100
Barkingside 'Quiet Streets' trial cuts man off from own garage
A Barkingside man who lives 20 seconds from his garage says the trip will soon take around 25 minutes thanks to Redbridge Council’s “Quiet Streets” trial.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 17:00:00 +0100
Schools struggle with coronavirus testing issues
Schools are struggling to cope with a lack of Covid-19 tests for pupils and staff as the situation is becoming “increasingly out of control”, a teaching union leader has warned.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 16:15:03 +0100
Redbridge Council to introduce wheelie bins borough-wide
Plans to provide wheelie bins to all Redbridge households will effectively force people to recycle more.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 16:06:13 +0100
Curfews for pubs and restaurants could be introduced in London, says PHE chief
Night-time curfews on pubs and restaurants in London could be introduced if Covid-19 cases spiral over the winter, a Public Health England (PHE) director has suggested.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 15:00:00 +0100
Waltham Forest teenager recognised for helping elderly during lockdown
A teenager who has been helping elderly people during the pandemic has won an award.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 14:03:05 +0100
Redbridge Council responds to 'Quiet Streets' trial complaints
Redbridge Council insists its will not “merely shift traffic from one place to another” in response to furious objections from residents.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 11:00:00 +0100
Amy Winehouse's father volunteers as meals on wheels helps during Rosh Hashanah
The father of Amy Winehouse has been helping Jewish Care’s meals on wheels service as it prepares to continue to help those in need across Essex celebrate Rosh Hashanah.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 10:58:20 +0100
Redbridge leader Jas Athwal announces return to Labour party
Redbridge Council leader Jas Athwal was suspended from the party last October over "extremely serious allegations"

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 14:30:00 +0100
Tesco unveil major changes for Clubcard customers
Tesco have unveiled changes for its Clubcard members - with big rewards for loyal shoppers.

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 14:32:55 +0100
Support bubbles: What are they - and can you change them?
The number of people allowed to meet socially across England has been reduced to six people, with exemptions for those in support bubbles.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 18:35:20 +0100
Motorcyclist dies following early morning crash in Redbridge
Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a fatal motorbike crash in Redbridge on Tuesday morning.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 18:30:00 +0100
Third of London City airport jobs at risk from coronavirus
More than a third of jobs at London City Airport could be cut as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, bosses have announced.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 18:00:00 +0100
Chadwell Heath 5G mast 'urgently' investigated by council
Redbridge Council are “urgently investigating” a 10-metre 5G mast installed on a former art deco cinema in Chadwell Heath, seven months after residents first complained.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Council aims to protect Hainault Business Park from developers
A council will veto the Government’s new planning laws to stop buildings in an industrial estate being demolished or turned into homes.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 15:14:07 +0100
Internal Market Bill: What Hertfordshire and London MPs voted
The controversial Internal Market Bill which has caused a political divide as it breaches part of the Government’s own Brexit withdrawal agreement has cleared its first hurdle.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 10:30:00 +0100
Coronavirus 'rule of 6': Are children and babies exempt in England, Scotland and Wales?
A new law on social gatherings came into effect across the UK on Monday (September 14) - with the limit now cut from 30 people to a maximum of 6.

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 10:07:15 +0100
The best way to tell someone they are being made redundant
Are you about to deliver bad news?

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 07:41:27 +0100
Traffic updates as car crashes on M25 - recap
Live traffic updates this morning (September 15, 2020)

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 18:22:28 +0100
Coronavirus: Public urged to report those breaking 'rule of six'
BRITS have been encouraged to snitch on neighbours they suspect of breaching the coronavirus lockdown rules.

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 18:00:00 +0100
Lib Dem London mayoral hopeful suspended for antisemitism
A Liberal Democrat politician standing to be the party’s candidate for Mayor of London has been suspended following accusations of antisemitic abuse.

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 17:00:00 +0100
Looking back: Walthamstow Stadium owners rule out return of dog racing
We have been looking back through the East London Guardian's archive and the future of Walthamstow Stadium was again making our headlines ten years ago this week.

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 16:20:00 +0100
'Mini heatwave' hits the UK: Met Office reveal how long the warm weather will last
A 'mini heatwave' has hit the UK, with temperatures set to peak at 31 degrees in some parts of the country on Tuesday, the Met Office have said.

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 16:00:00 +0100
Ilford Lane takeaway refused later hours plans 'trial run'
An Ilford lane takeaway that was refused permission to open later hopes to do a “trial run” this weekend to prove there would be no problems.

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 14:26:44 +0100
Ilford Covid test centre 'must reopen to walk-ins immediately'
The Government has refused to say if it will reopen Ilford’s coronavirus testing centre to walk-ins after an impassioned plea from Redbridge Council’s leader.