Police have stopped large crowds of bikers taking part in a ‘ride out’ from getting to central London and have arrested four of them.

More than 7,300 households have been caught without a TV licence across east London in the past 12 months, according to latest figures.

A child has been injured in a road accident at Barking while crossing the busy Longbridge Road during this-morning’s rush-hour.

A man has been found stabbed to death on the pavement at Movers Lane in Barking.

A car driver was injured in a police chase when his vehicle smashed into traffic lights in Dagenham last night.

A teenager and three men from east London appear in court today charged with terrorism and criminal offences.

Three men and a teenager have been arrested in east London today under the 2000 Terrorism Act.

Three teenage girls from east London arrested in a counter-terrorism investigation have been released from police custody after 10 days.

Three teenage girls have been arrested in east London today on suspicion of involvement in terrorism, according to Scotland Yard.

A 47-year-old woman has been arrested in east London on suspicion of terrorism, Scotland Yard has confirmed.

Police have arrested a man in east London today on suspicion of encouragement of terrorism, Scotland Yard has confirmed.

Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of 18-year-old David Adegbite in Barking have made two further arrests, Scotland Yard said last night.

Brazilian photographer Adriano Rodrigues is unveiling the secrets of his profession in free workshops for children and adults at Dagenham’s Becontree Library on Tuesday.

Detectives investigating the murder of schoolboy Joel Adesina in east London have released details today of two more arrests.

Detectives investigating the stabbing of schoolboy Joel Adesina in London’s East End last night arrested a woman on ‘suspicion of murder’.

Police have today formally identified the Dagenham schoolboy murdered during street clash on Friday night as Joel Adesina.

Morning Rush Hour travel on the London Underground has been disrupted for commuters in east London and the City by emergency work being carried out at King’s Corss.

A teenager is in a serious condition in hospital this morning after a stabbing in east Dagenham.

Gang members carrying out a string of armed hold-ups and robberies across east London have been jailed at the Old Bailey for a total of 90 years between them.

Police have made roadside swoops and raided scrap yards across east London and Essex hunting international metal thieves—using the world’s first sniffer dog trained to detect metals.

Rail bosses at Fenchurch Street are offering cash back to season ticketholders after train delays caused by the winter storms.

Tens of thousands of commuters have been hit by the latest 48-hour strike on the London Underground this-morning after last-minute talks to prevent the tube strike broke down last night.

Singer Elizabeth Mednick is joined by pianist Manuel Villet and flutist-and-arranger Colleen Muriel for a performance of sacred and classical music at Barking next month.

Grants are being awarded to 275 youngsters in two former Olympic ‘host’ boroughs to try out sports they might not have at school.

Tiny Elise Blake used to be a Munchkin. Now on her 10th birthday she’s about to complete her first year starring as Matilda in the title-role of Roald Dahl’s story in the hit West End musical version.

Email scams are being operated by gangs offering tax rebates in return for your bank account or credit card details, taxpayers are being warned.

A man was recued by emergency firefighters when a blaze broke out in his home in Dagenham during the night.

A man has been put behind bars for four weeks for recklessly smashing a car windscreen and threatening the driver.

More carriages are being added to trains on National Rail commuter services into Fenchurch Street to cope with the planned 48-hour strike on the London Underground starting at 9pm today.

A woman from Chadwell Heath has appeared in court in connection with the murder of the father of a five-day-old baby in Hertfordshire as police relaunch their appeal to trace the victim’s second cousin.


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