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Retired Murder Squad Detective Trevor Marriott Brings His Show The World’s Worst Serial Killers, to the Harlow Playhouse

Analysing the mind of a killer

Ahead of Grand Designs Live Kevin McCloud talks to Amie Mulderrig about fame, his TV show and love of buildings

Kevin’s passion for grand designs

Beckham in Peckham?!

Beckham in Peckham?!

Strictly Pasha

Joe thanks X Factor

Dixie by her market stall Phat Bread at Maltby Street Market

Dixie's got The Taste to carry on cooking

John McEnroe

Spitting Image from Start to Finish

A magnificent view of the London Eye

Cruising up the river

Could Gary Poole win The Voice?

Gary Poole prepares to do battle in The Voice

Has Lucie Marie Closier got what it takes to win The Voice?

Has Lucie Marie Closier got what it takes to win The Voice?

Jeremy Deller is coming to the William Morris Gallery with his exhibition English Magic

Art with a political comment

Walthamstow band The Beaucrees, pictured in the early 1960s.

HISTORY: Swinging Walthamstow

June Harrison

WANSTEAD: Second World War evacuee looks back on rations and the Blitz

Keith Richards. Photo: Rollingstones.com

HISTORY: Keith Richards's Walthamstow roots

Sylvia Pankhurst

HISTORY: Sylvia Pankhurst and me


OLYMPICS: Inspiring stories will be Olympics' true legacy

Waltham Abbey Church and the Abbey Gardens, taken in 1920

HISTORY: Aerial photographs taken by heroes of flight online for first time

Lawrence of Arabia

HISTORY: Gunpowder Mills' long and illustrious past

An 18th Century bar room brawl

HISTORY: 18th Century crime statistics revealed in new book

An original copy of the first Walthamstow and Leyton Guardian, with later editions behind to demonstrate how the size of the paper grew.

HISTORY: The Guardian and Gazette Series

EPPING: Retired corporal recalls days at army barracks

Simon Webb

HISTORY: New book recalls East End origins of many of estate's residents

HISTORY: Orient hero remembers club's finest season

EPPING FOREST: Author draws on forest inspiration for new book

Sarah Wortman at the grave of Wolf Green in Ypres

HISTORY: Forgotten soldier remembered at last

The Queen visited Waltham Forest as part of her Diamond Jubilee tour

Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Competition

A bike from the cycle event

WOODFORD: History of Woodford unveiled in new exhibition

Frederick Limer

HISTORY: Wartime bombers' role in feeding the starving revealed

Proud history of boys' club which provided escape from poverty

Proud history of boys' club which provided escape from poverty

HISTORY: The 1840s commute into London

CHINGFORD: Colourful yet dark past of Chingford Hatch


ONGAR: Priest who went down with Titanic leading prayers on deck

HISTORY: 'Country's oldest working men's club' marks 150 years

ALDERSBROOK: London's super cemetery uncovered

Thorpe Coombe Hospital

HISTORY: Thorpe Coombe Hospital

HISTORY: Book on Tube names reveals unknown history of east London and Essex

NORTH WEALD: Aviator describes flying in movie about legendary squadron

The plaque on the former home of surgeon Hugh Cairns

HISTORY: Town remembers pioneer of motorbike helmets

Pioneering genius finally recognised

Pioneering genius finally recognised

Jean Buniak (third from left) with other members of the British Army of the Rhine in 1945

HISTORY: Wanstead woman remembers her time working for Monty

David Livingstone as a 25-year-old man in Ongar

ONGAR: Doctor David Livingstone's year in Ongar

John Halliday Gracey

EPPING: Bletchley Park codebreaker remembered

HISTORY: When Wanstead & Woodford had its own council

HISTORY: When Wanstead & Woodford had its own council

A contemporary sketch of Roger Ascham with Queen Elizabeth.

HISTORY: Who was Roger Ascham?

Blue plaque commemorating Thomas Willingale at St Johns Church in Loughton.

HISTORY: The Loughton lopper who saved Epping Forest

One of the images donated to the project, showing staff at Ongar station in the 1920s

HISTORY: Group to revive railway memories

HISTORY: How Walthamstow became part of London

EPPING FOREST: Historian explores ancient forest boundaries

BARKINGSIDE: The football historian on a mission to find Festival of Britain heroes

HISTORY: Town to celebrate its origins as a religious centre

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