A man was stabbed yesterday night.
A campaign calling for a public inquiry into the safety of a busy stretch of road has been launched after a biker died yesterday.
A planning application for the borough’s Youth Zone has been submitted to the council.
Time is running out to apply for primary school places.
Barking and Dagenham has the joint highest rate of smoking by London mums-to-be.
Police are searching for a biker who has failed to answer bail after being arrested in connection with a fatal collision.
Several roads will be closed to traffic over the next few weeks while essential work is carried out by utility companies.
Police have renewed their appeal for information after a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on a Tube train.
A unique immersive dance performance will show different interpretations of courage – staged in some unusual spaces in the Broadway Theatre.
Don’t miss on your chance to take part in a consultation about plans to raise council tax by four per cent.
The Wild West inspired a float designed by Barking and Dagenham College students.
A Slimming World manager has got the magic touch, according to Stephen Mulhern.
Careful lesson planning and making reading fun are among the elements helping a school to thrive, according to education inspectors.
Police have renewed their appeal for help finding a missing teenage girl who was last seen more than a month ago.
A trial preparation hearing has been set for two 19 year olds charged in connection with Ricky Hayden’s death.
Staff from Asda Chadwell Heath presented £500 to military charity Blesma.
Barking and Dagenham College has been shortlisted for three national awards.
Firefighters from Dagenham fire station will be cooking Christmas dinner for vulnerable people in the community.
The best friend of killed bouncer Ricky Hayden organised a gospel choir performance as a surprise for his grieving parents.
Police are growing increasingly worried about a teenage girl who has been missing for more than five weeks.
Teachers turned thespians to entertain students with a charity panto.
Mums and dads joined their children for a special graduation ceremony.
Women in the borough are being asked to share their experience of breast cancer screenings.
A man who stabbed a stranger more than 30 times in a ferocious unprovoked attack has today been jailed for life.
Christmas came early for OAPs who enjoyed a free three course meal of turkey and all the trimmings.
A drug addict who killed his friend after an argument about noodles has been jailed for seven years.
Barking and Dagenham has the lowest suicide rate in London, according to new data released by the Office for National Statistics.
A talented tutor could prove he’s worth a million dollars after being shortlisted for a global prize.
A man who is accused of burgling an 86-year-old woman will go on trial next month.
A driver who was arrested in connection with a fatal road crash has been bailed.
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