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AN ambitious £2million scheme to radically revamp a Collier Row estate is on the cards.

Residents are being urged to send in their suggestions to rename the estate's blocks of flats.

Family's will see their homes radically improved with refurbished entrances, balcony repairs, new landscaping and planting for outside communual areas.

There will also be external decorations to the blocks entrances and stairs. Council chiefs said, for safety and security, there will be upgrades to all of the door entry systems too.

The revamp will also include external wall insulation to non-traditional houses.

Improvements to the bin stores and waste disposal areas ... read on

A FIFTY-three-year-old man has been convicted for dumping a large steel drum full of dog mess near Upper Rainham Road in Hornchurch. read on...
THOUSANDS of shoppers and office workers fled Romford town centre on Friday after an army bomb squad blew up a suspicious-looking package. read on...
A HEADTEACHER fears the loss of playing fields next to his school at Pyrgo Primary in Harold Hill. read on...
A FAMILY so desperate to save their precious daughter's life are collecting and recycling cans to raise money for surgery. read on...

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Leyton Orient slipped back into the League One drop zone, last Saturday, after slumping at their fellow strugglers - who enjoyed their first home League win since October.

Gavin Massey and Kaspars Gorkss eased the U's to a comfortable win - but had Elliott Hewitt red-carded with five minutes remaining.

To compound their woes, the O's had a perfectly good-looking Chris Dagnall goal disallowed and got no joy from four penalty claims either side of the break - frustrating the 1777 travelling supporters.

Fabio Liverani once again rang the changes. The gaffer gave debuts to loan signings, full-back Neal Eardley - from Birmingham City - who started alongside Swansea w... read on

Goals from Ryan Leonard and Joe Pigott earned Southend United three priceless Sky Bet League Two points on the road as Blues edged out Portsmouth in a pulsating clash at Fratton Park. read on...
Goals from Ryan Leonard and Joe Pigott earned Southend United three priceless Sky Bet League Two points on the road as Blues edged out Portsmouth in a pulsating clash at Fratton Park. read on...
PHIL Brown's Shrimpers are only two places off the top three after the ten men - due to Gary Deegan's first-half sending off - staged a magnificent second-half comeback. read on...
PHIL Brown's Shrimpers are only two places off the top three after the ten men - due to Gary Deegan's first-half sending off - staged a magnificent second-half comeback. read on...

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