Results tagged “Custom House”

Man charged over Canning Town sex attacks

By Rob Virtue on September 30, 2013 12:36 PM |

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Police have charged a 26-year-old man in connection with a spate of sex attacks carried out in Canning Town apartment blocks over two years.

Hassain Ahmed Chowdury, of Croydon Road in Beddington, Croydon, is due to appear at Thames Magistrates on Monday.

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The next stage of Crossrail's transformation of east London begins next week when construction starts on Custom House station.

Man found hanged in Newham park named

By Rob Virtue on January 4, 2013 12:31 PM |

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Police have named a man who was found dead in a park near Custom House as Dean Moriarty.

The 42-year-old from Harpley Square in Whitechapel was discovered by a member of the public on Wednesday morning. He was found hanging from climbing equipment in a children's play area.


The £600 million regeneration of Canning Town Centre has been given the go-ahead.

The London Thames Gateway Development Corporation have approved the scheme, which forms part of Newham's £3.7billion Canning Town and Custom House Regeneration Programme.

New.jpgA woman and child have been rescued from a house fire in Canning Town this morning.