If you’re using c2c to get home, your train could be leaving earlier than expected - or not calling at your stop at all.

It’s the Royal Wedding like you’ve never seen it before.

The A13 flyover in Dagenham has been partially closed for emergency works following a car crash in the early hours of the morning.

Two men who murdered a Barking music producer in a “brutal” broad daylight attack have been jailed for a total of 37 years.

If you’ve passed through Barking station lately, you’ll almost certainly have noticed the blocks of flats going up alongside it.

The government will spend £400 million removing dangerous cladding from tower blocks across the country, the prime minister has announced.

The mum of a toddler battling a rare eye disease that could leave her blind is appealing for help to transform her garden into a sensory haven.

Police are treating the death of a man in a Barking street this morning as ‘unexplained’.

Businesses from across the borough united to help launch the Barking and Dagenham Chamber of Commerce business awards.

This year’s Virgin Money London Marathon follows the usual route from Greenwich Park to the Mall.

Police are investigating after a man showed a fellow passenger a gun on a train towards Barking.

This time last month, the weather forecast was cold with a chance of snow.

Families are set to come together to celebrate St George’s Day with a free event in Chadwell Heath.

Singer Beans on Toast has been added to the menu at the Barking Folk Festival.

Proposals to demolish a former sports centre and replace it with a cinema and flats have been submitted - a year and a half after the scheme was originally granted planning permission.

A communications worker based in Dagenham is set to team up with two other colleagues from across the country to raise money for Saint Francis Hospice.

The candidates for next month’s council election have been announced.

A funfair, craft stalls and a very special dog are just some of the activities on offer at N&C Building Materials’ family fun day.

A mum from Dagenham is set to take part in a charity run to raise money for the hospice cares for her daughter.

Gang postcode wars have spread across the capital, particularly in deprived areas, a charity boss has said.

Barclays has announced it will be closing one of its Dagenham branches this summer.

A young man who died after being stabbed in the neck has been named as Reece Tshoma from Barking.

Young artists have taken part in a special workshop at Barking Riverside.

West Ham are set to champion the work of a Chadwell Heath military charity during today’s match at the London Stadium.

Dagenham’s university campus is set to welcome its first apprentices.

Children across Barking and Dagenham have been given the chance to try out new sports with a week of festivals.

A team of police officers who are running the London Marathon to help sick children have organised a fun day in Dagenham.

Would you be able to walk from London to Newcastle and back again?

Counter terrorism police have arrested a man in east London on suspicion of belonging to a banned organisation.

Christmas may be a long-distant memory for most, but that didn’t stop hundreds of Santas taking to the streets of Dagenham this weekend.


The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.

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