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Rare banknote to sell for £20,000 at auction this month

The rare £100 note, from the Liverpool branch of the Bank of England, dates back to 1855

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Michael Mosley's best tips that helped transform lives

Dr Michael Mosley, famed for his Just One Thing podcast, numerous books and the Fast-800 diet, passed away last week - here's his best health tips.

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What lowers the value of a house? 8 simple things to avoid

New data analysis shows the mistakes we might be making that are knocking as much as £23,000 off the value of a property.

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A282 Dartford Crossing: Overturned vehicle closes two lanes

A crash on the QEII Bridge early this morning has led to traffic queues and delays.

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Newham fire hospitalises pair after East Ham home 'alight'

Two people have been rushed to hospital after a house fire in East Ham, Newham.

Romford – The Havering Daily

Labour’s school tax could result in catastrophe in the SEND sector.

Labour have promised that, if elected, they would introduce a schools tax on private education, raising the cost of independent schooling by 20%. Experts have warned that this means accessible schools would suffer and that faith schools may be forced to close.

Romford – The Havering Daily

Romford households pay £500 funnelled to City Hall for services including policing that is mainly spent in inner London.

Under Sadiq Khan’s watch, knife crime continues to skyrocket across ‘Greater London’ year by year, and our communities in Havering are paying the price.

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London Facebook fraudsters selling disabled blue badges online

Online fraudsters are selling disabled Blue Badges on Facebook to motorists across the UK who are trying to secure free parking.

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Six people shot in the space of 15 days in London

A nine-year-old girl is among six people who have been shot in the space of 15 days in London.

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B140 St Pauls Way, Bow Common closed due to crash

A crash has closed the B140 St Pauls Way in both directions.

Romford – The Havering Daily

Part of Main Road in Romford closed after car collides with artic lorry.

The collision happened near Raphaels Park at 9.25am and partial road closures remained in place whilst emergency services dealt with the incident.

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Main Road, Gidea Park crash: Two in hospital and road partly closed

Main Road in Gidea Park is partially closed and two people are in hospital following a crash.

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Rainham man Joseph Willis charged with drugs offences

A Rainham man who was allegedly spotted driving his car while smoking cannabis has been charged.

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North Street Romford flats plan refused by Havering Council

A planned development has been branded "intrusive" by Havering Council, which refused an application to build a block of flats in Romford town centre.

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BBC offers big money deal to Alison Hammond to join new show

The BBC has reportedly offered a 'big money deal' to ITV This Morning star Alison Hammond to join a rival show.

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This Morning money expert shares how to make money on Vinted

This Morning money expert, Dan Hatfield, has shared his top tips on how you can make the most from Vinted.

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Royal Mint: The rare £2 coin selling for more than £500

The rare coin, which has previously been sold for more than £500, is still believed to be in circulation

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Recycling centre fire rips through 500 tonnes of waste as blaze shuts down roads in Chingford

500 tonnes of waste has caught fire

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Stratford train station assault: Police release CCTV image

A victim of a train station assault in Stratford was reportedly punched in the ribs in an underpass, prompting police to release a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to.

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Junior Jah shooting, Newham: Two jailed for murder

Two men who shot a teenager from a car in Newham before stabbing him twice in the chest have been sentenced and jailed to life.