KFC has announced more store closures after delivery problems meant that it ran out of chicken.
A man who was rescued from a drain remembers little of how he ended up in the sewer system after starting his day in Barking.
Residents shocked after a man rescued from a drain, claims that he entered the sewer system in Barking.
A young volunteer from Dagenham who is still studying for his A-levels has been working to improve care for children and young people in hospital.
People in Barking and Dagenham are 61 per cent more likely to have a chronic lung disease which has been associated with air pollution, compared to the London average.
Ambulances were forced to wait up to an hour at A&E 990 times last month, with emergency patients stranded inside the vehicles waiting to be admitted.
An Ilford man has been charged with the murder of Raja Ali in Dagenham.
Patients could be affected by delays of non-urgent procedures at King George Hospital, Goodmayes and Queen’s Hospital, Rom Valley Way, until January 31, due to winter pressures.
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