Police are appealing for help in finding a missing teenager who was last seen in Dagenham.

If you haven’t entered the Thames Gateway Business Awards yet, you’re in luck - the deadline for two categories has been extended.

Commuters are set to benefit from additional trains as part of c2c’s timetable as it improves services for Barking passengers.

Cadet groups and dance troupes were among hundreds of young people to take to the streets of Barking for the fourth annual Youth Parade.

Tube drivers are to stage a 24-hour strike next month after voting in favour of industrial action in a dispute over working conditions.

Search engine optimisation (SEO), a process to make sure customers find your business online, is a key tool in a small business’s digital marketing arsenal.

Ticket offices on the Overground network are set to be reviewed, with the network’s operator claiming there will be no “compulsory redundancies”.

Commuters have been urged to remain “calm but alert” following a suspected terrorist incident on a Tube train this morning.

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A record number of people have been arrested for terrorism-related offences, the Home Office has announced.

A hit-and-run driver who fled to Dubai before giving himself up has been jailed for eight years.

Pupils at a Dagenham primary school could be better protected from toxic fumes after the mayor of London announced it would be subject to an air quality audit.

Getting a job can be difficult at the best of times. It’s even more of a challenge if you’re autistic.

A serial burglar from Collier Row who attempted to rob West Ham striker Andy Carroll of his £22,000 wristwatch in a drive-by heist has been jailed for 11 years.

Overground passengers are invited to attend public information sessions ahead of a five week closure of the Barking to Gospel Oak line.

Two primary schools, 2,900 homes and a train station are among the plans for the Beam Park development to be submitted for approval.

Valence House Museum has been recognised for the quality of its heritage education.

Work to upgrade the water supply network in Barking is set to begin at the end of the month.

A cancer charity is bringing advice and support to Dagenham Sunday Market with its mobile service.

A teenager who sprayed a boy with a noxious substance following a rush hour argument at Barking station has been handed an eight month detention and training order.

Four men have been charged following the discovery of a multi-million pound cannabis shipment found hidden in a lorry.

Almost a quarter of all GCSE pupils in Barking and Dagenham have achieved the top grades of 7 to 9 in English - equivalent to an A or A*

Elutec pupils showed they were not fazed by the new-style GCSEs after recording an improvement on last year’s results.

There are quite a lot of differences between the old and new pound coins - the number of sides, for a start.

The principal of Sydney Russell School said she was “delighted” with the number of pupils achieving the top grade of 9 in the new-style exams.

With pupils across the country anxiously waiting on their GCSE results, it’s time to put your knowledge to the test.

Man stabbed in Dagenham

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

A man has been stabbed in Dagenham this afternoon.

Aspiring footballers taking part in a summer holiday scheme were surprised by a visit from Hammers captain Mark Noble.

A delivery driver is facing a trial after pleading not guilty to causing the death of a 72-year-old cyclist by careless driving.

Sports teams, cadet groups and schools are being encouraged to take part in the borough’s annual youth parade.

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