The Unthanks have been announced as the Sunday headliners of the Barking Folk Festival.
A second West End performer has been announced to headline the One Borough Festival in Parsloes Park.
A hit musical star in the West End is among the lineup for this year’s Summer of Festivals programs.
Today marks the start of women’s empowerment month, and Barking and Dagenham Council will be celebrating with a range of activites over the next four weeks.
See our stunning interactive timeline tracking the history of West Ham from the Boleyn Ground to the Olympic Stadium, featuring brilliant videos and pictures, and try our fiendish Hammers quizzes.
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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.
Enjoy the Barking and Dagenham Post e-edition today
Read the Education and Training e-edition today