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A biker has been taken to hospital after this morning after a collision between a motorcycle and a car at Movers Lane.

Barking is hosting a celebration of women in film on Friday, featuring speakers involved in Beauty and the Beast, The Crown, Broadchurch and Guerilla.

With the snap general election set for June 8, here are all your vote-registering questions answered in preparation for election day.

A snap general election has been called by prime minister Theresa May, to be held in June.

The London Marathon is coming up on Sunday April 23, and as it’s one of the largest mass participation events in the world, there’s going to be a fair bit of travel disruption - but don’t worry, we’re here to guide you through the road closures.

Titanic: The world knows the name, and it conjures up thoughts of a vast white ship, heartbreaking last embraces, and a Celine Dion soundtrack.

It’s one of London’s biggest events, and it feels like we all know someone who is taking part this year, so here’s our round-up of the best places to cheer up the runners at the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon.

Students at Gascoigne primary school in Barking have staged a huge protest after hearing that part of their school was to be bulldozed to make way for more flats.

The teenager who was shot in the head in St Ann’s on Sunday evening has been officially named by police as David Adegbite.

It’s sadly an all–too–common occurrence: hitting it off with someone in a bar, then they do or say something that makes you feel vulnerable and unsafe. Now a campaign has been launched to help people discretely ask for help from bar staff before the situation escalates.

Wellwishers have raised almost £1,000 towards the funeral of murdered Barking teenager David Adegbite in less than 24 hours.

Tributes have been paid to the teenager who was shot dead in St Ann’s on Sunday evening by friends and dignitaries.

A second man has been arrested in connection with a suspected murder in St Ann’s on Sunday night.

Both the District Line and the Hammersmith and City Line are experiencing severe delays this morning after a person was taken ill on a train.

A teenager has died after he was shot in the head last night.

Clem Roberts, the Dagenham man who died after a fight just days before Christmas, has finally been laid to rest.

A Dagenham doctors surgery “requires improvement”, according to the latest report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

The family of a man who died in the street after a fight marked what should have been his 61st birthday this weekend.

A litterbug is now more than £500 worse off after dropping a cigarette butt in Barking town centre – despite being right by a bin.

A man was taken to hospital on Friday after a rush hour crash between a motorbike and car on the A13.

The penalty for using a mobile phone whilst driving has doubled today – and a special police patrol is out to catch those who flout this law.

Despite living in one of the biggest cities in the world, thousands of children from Barking and Dagenham have been able to have adventures in the great outdoors, thanks to a country house nestled near the Brecon Beacons.

It has been revealed that the suspects in yesterday’s ‘noxious substance’ attack at Sydney Russell school are all youngsters.

The scene of a savage stabbing in Castle Green has been closed off by police as new evidence comes to light.

An grime artist has put a call out for people from Barking and Dagenham to star in his latest music video this weekend.

Imagine this: you’re in a public place, and you realise you need the loo. You’re incontinent, so you use the nappy you’re wearing, then make your way to the toilets to change it. But unlike a baby, you can’t lie on the changing table whilst your parent or carer makes you clean and dry. You’re too big for it. But what’s the alternative?

Bird-fanciers are clashing with other residents and the Council over the borough’s most historic site.

A chilling video shows the moment that a grandfather had his precious Ford retirement watch stolen in a distraction theft.

The body of a woman has been found in the River Thames in the Dagenham Dock area.

A shisha bar on Green Lane has been raided by the council as it fights to enforce the smoking ban.

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