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After days of uncertainty and some very unhappy customers, Secret Cinema has announced it will screen its first showing of Back to the Future tomorrow.


A number of roads will be closed throughout east London on Sunday as the London Triathlon returns to the Excel Centre.

The event saw major disruption in 2012, with some on the Isle of Dogs stuck in gridlocked traffic for hours.


Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman is claiming petitioners contesting his election win have "no evidence" despite High Court judges giving the go-ahead to an inquiry into the vote.

And petitioners have accused the mayor and the election's returning officer John Williams of squandering money on the unsuccessful appeal.

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Young poets, writers, actors and composers are taking over Theatre Royal Stratford East this week as part of the theatre's latest Young People's Season.



Arts and activities will adorn a disused space in E14 for a second consecutive summer after securing support from the community during its 2013 debut.



by Angela Clarke

A happiness epidemic is spreading like mould over social media. Twitter and Instagram have the #100happydays initiative, where participants post a photo of something that made them happy every day for 100 days.


Hamptons International officially celebrated the launch of its new Canary Wharf premises in South Colonnade last week.

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A Victorian tunnel in east London has been renovated as it prepares to become part of the Crossrail train system.



Last season, both Charlton and Millwall had torrid times in the Championship. At different times, both the south London clubs seemed destined for the drop.

Will this season be any different? According to bookies, the two clubs are long-odds for the title - with the inevitable inference that trouble times lie ahead.

Check out where they sit with our graphic, below


Tower Hamlets Mayor Lutfur Rahman has failed in an attampt to stop an inquiry into the events surrounding his election in May.

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