The hunt is on to find the cheeky fly-tippers who dumped 40 tonnes of rubbish near a primary school in Dagenham - twice in one week.

Today is the last day to register online so you can vote in the snap general election taking place on June 8.


Barking Market is booming and that’s official.

Detectives have been given more time to question four men, including a teenager, who were arrested in east London on suspicion of terror offences.

Police are appealing for information leading to the whereabouts of a missing schoolgirl from Dagenham.

Barking and Dagenham Council are looking for young people to become agents in its fight against knife crime in the borough.

A group of 20 people, including children, have been banned from entering a housing development in Barking for yobbish behaviour.

Two men have been rushed to hospital after they were slashed with a blade during an attack in Barking street.

A teenager has been injured after two robbers tried to steal his moped in Dagenham today.

Police are appealing for information to find a missing schoolboy with links to Dagenham.

A teenager is in a serious but stable condition after he was stabbed near Upney underground station yesterday evening.

A radiographer who was suspended for six months for being unprofessional with her patients has had her term increased to a year following a review.

An address in east London is being searched after terrorism officers arrested a man as he returned from Turkey this evening.

Police have been granted more time to question three teenagers who were arrested in East London on suspicion of involvement in terrorism.

A rogue landlord has been fined a second time for renting out illegal bedsits in Dagenham.

Around 100 firefighters are currently tackling a huge fire at a warehouse in Dagenham.

An angler from Romford has been fined for illegally fishing in Dagenham.

This is the scene of devastation following a road smash in the early hours of this morning that resulted in the arrest of two suspected car thieves.

A Barking landlord who rented out filthy flats in an illegal extension that were likened to a ‘Rio slum’ has been ordered to pay £235,649.

A MOT Centre boss from Barking has proved he has the ultimate poker face by scooping £21,000 playing the card game.

A married couple from Romford have been charged with drug offences after police raided an address in Dagenham.

A suitcase crammed with 15 tiny kittens has been found dumped in a street in Dagenham.

A third person has been charged with the murder of a Barking man who was stabbed to death in Lewisham.

A mother and her children were threatened by a man in Dagenham after she asked him to stop smoking what she believed was a cannabis joint.

The family of a missing schoolboy with links to Barking are appealing for information leading to his whereabouts.

A policewoman based in Barking will face a disciplinary hearing amid claims she lied to cover her tracks after testing positive for cocaine use.

Police are today appealing for information after a teenager was slashed across the face in an unprovoked attack in Dagenham.

Robots could snatch the jobs of more than 18,000 workers in Barking and Dagenham by 2030, according to figures derived from a report released today.

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