East Ham

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East′ Ham′

a former borough, now part of Newham, in SE England.
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"He is at present reported from Leicester, Nottingham, Southampton, Derby, East Ham, Richmond, and fourteen other places.
"Yes, yes, no doubt he is somewhere, and no doubt we shall get him; but I would not have you waste your energies in East Ham or Liverpool.
A spokesperson for Newham Police said on Twitter: "Officers are currently on scene at High Street North East Ham Newham after a car collided with the gates of a mosque.
Fire crews from Barking, Dagenham, East Ham and surrounding fire stations were at the scene.
Two of them, Shuiab Omar Awadh, 24, of Stratford, East London, and Bobo Faki, 19, of East Ham, were this week found guilty at Exeter crown court of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs.
According to the original caption, which bears the date stamp of June 13, 1944, it shows "Mr Pulham talking with Sergeant Bernard Conway, of 211 Alexandra Road, Walsall (in foreground), and Sapper Richard Phillips, of East Ham." With the 75th anniversary of D-Day approaching we want to hear readers' family memories of the event which led to the end of the Second World War.
Mr Williams added that security has been increased for politicians in London and at constituency offices in the wake of attacks such as the murder of Jo Cox, the MP for Batley and Spen who was killed in 2016, and the stabbing of East Ham MP Stephen Timms, who was attacked in 2010 at his constituency office.
Ramanathan, of East Ham, East London, had admitted manslaughter at an earlier date and will be sentenced on Friday.
"I never imagined, when a small child growing up in East Ham, that I would be able to travel around the world as I have done, and seen and experienced so many interesting places and to meet so many interesting people" - Forces Sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn, 101, on receiving a lifetime achievement award from the British music industry.
PRINCE Harry joined in the fun during a visit to StreetGames' Fit and Fed at Central Park in East Ham, London.
The scheme, focusing on six schools in disadvantaged areas in Birkenhead, East Ham, Bristol, Chatham, Arfon and Edinburgh, falls under Young Enterprise's Company Programme.
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